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10 Reasons Why Meeting Attendees Love L.A.

Los Angeles offers the perfect combination of sunshine, value, and entertainment so it’s no surprise attendees love coming to the City of Angels! Keep your guests smiling, energized and excited by planning your next meeting or event in L.A.

1. Culinary Star Power

Los Angeles has one of the most exciting and influential dining scenes in the country. L.A. chefs are known for pushing the boundaries of modern cuisine and infusing the city’s diversity into their delicious fare. Learn more about L.A.’s rocking culinary scene here.

2. Soak Up the Sun
Manhattan Beach Pier | Photo courtesy of Eric Demarcq, Flickr
Manhattan Beach Pier | Photo courtesy of Eric Demarcq, Flickr

Los Angeles receives an average of 292 days of sunshine a year, which makes for a great destination whether personal or business or a little bit of both. Attendees can take advantage of the fabulous weather by visiting one of L.A.’s beautiful beaches. Learn more here.

3. Endless Entertainment
L.A. Coliseum on Game Day | Photo courtesy of Los Angeles Rams, Facebook
L.A. Coliseum on Game Day | Photo courtesy of Los Angeles Rams, Facebook

During their downtime, Los Angeles will keep your delegates entertained with world-class sports, theatre, live music and more that are all within reach. Whether it’s visiting a quiet museum, or attending a boisterous ball game, there are always interesting attractions and exciting events taking place throughout L.A. Discover the top 10 things to do pre/post conference here.

4. Shop 'til you Drop
Santa Monica Place Courtyard | Photo courtesy of Santa Monica Place Mall
Santa Monica Place Courtyard | Photo courtesy of Santa Monica Place Mall

Los Angeles is truly a shopper’s paradise, whether it’s digging through vintage stores or window-shopping for extravagant luxury goods. Learn more about L.A.’s shopping scene here.

5. World Class Hotels
Dream Hotel Exterior | Photo courtesy of Dream Hotel Hollywood
Dream Hotel Exterior | Photo courtesy of Dream Hotel Hollywood

Meeting attendees will find world-class hotel brands and unique boutique properties throughout the City of Angels. Guests can expect top-notch service and plenty of great places to rest and recharge for the next day’s meeting or event. Learn more about the new hotels coming to L.A. here.

6. Get Cultured
Getty Center Courtyard | Photo courtesy of Shawn Park, Flickr
Getty Center Courtyard | Photo courtesy of Shawn Park, Flickr

Los Angeles has more museums than any city in American so your attendees will have ample opportunity to relish in world-class art. Downtown L.A. boasts museums such as MOCA and the newly opened Broad Museum. The renowned collections of J. Paul Getty Museum can be viewed at the Getty Center and Getty Villa. History buffs can tour the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum or the Skirball Cultural Center. Whatever genre piques their interest, Los Angeles has a museum for them. Find 10 masterpieces you wouldn't expect to find in L.A. here.

7. Picture Perfect
Griffith Observatory | Photo courtesy of William McIntosh, Flickr
Griffith Observatory | Photo courtesy of William McIntosh, Flickr

Los Angeles has a multitude of exciting attractions, funky street art and inspiring terrain making it an instagrammers heaven. From stunning cityscapes to breathtaking seaside vistas, attendees will find no shortage of Instagram-worthy views in the City of Angels sure to make their followers jealous. Check out the top 50 here.

8. Hooray for Hollywood
Hollywood and Highland Exterior | Photo courtesy of Hollywood and Highland
Hollywood and Highland Exterior | Photo courtesy of Hollywood and Highland

Generations of movie and TV directors have featured L.A.'s landmark buildings and extraordinary landscapes in every genre of film and TV. From studio tours to historical sites, meeting attendees can spend a day exploring the Entertainment Capital of the world and check the “Hollywood Sign” off their bucket list. Learn more about Hollywood here.

9. Location, Location, Location
Los Angeles Metro
Los Angeles Metro

Los Angeles boasts a robust catalog of unique attractions and destinations– ready for your attendees to explore. L.A.’s easy access Metro system and pedestrian-friendly attractions makes everything a short trip — no cars necessary. The new Metro Expo Line extension from Culver City to Santa Monica lets riders Go Metro from Downtown L.A. to the Santa Monica Pier in just 40 minutes. The Metro also links Downtown with Universal Studios Hollywood, which just opened the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Check out our transportation guide here.

10. 9-5 to Happy Hour
Skybar at the Mondrian Hotel | Photo courtesy of Mondrian Los Angeles
Skybar at the Mondrian Hotel | Photo courtesy of Mondrian Los Angeles

Los Angeles nightlife offers endless entertainment options, whether it’s a quiet drink with colleagues or dancing the night away with thousands of fellow party people. Meeting attendees can relax and unwind after the work day is over and take in the sights and sounds of L.A. while enjoying a delicious cocktail. Check out the top 10 L.A. bars with a view here.

 

As true destination experts, L.A. Tourism offers award-winning experience, personalized service and seamless convenience. Want to learn more about Los Angeles or ready to plan your next event? Contact the L.A. Tourism Sales team to make your planning and decision-making easy, simple and stress-free. [email protected]