See a Show to Remember at the Dolby Theatre

A grand venue with cutting-edge audiovisual technology, the Dolby Theatre is where you can witness some knockout performances. Take in a special night out when you check out shows and events at this historic venue, which regularly hosts big-time entertainment such as the Oscars, the Daytime Emmy Awards, and Broadway productions.

Upcoming Shows to See at the Dolby Theatre

Located on Hollywood Boulevard, the theatre is a must-visit while you’re enjoying the sights and attractions of Los Angeles. Here is a taste of the upcoming entertainment.

Dolby TheatreOn June 2, Julieta Venegas, one of Mexico’s biggest stars will grace the stage. Blending pop, rock, and alternative genres, the singer/songwriter has been a mainstay of music in Spanish since the late ‘90s. Her hits include “Andar Conmigo” and “Me Voy.”

The hit video game Kingdom Hearts, which features a mix of characters from Disney and Final Fantasy, also has a beloved soundtrack. This performance is a symphonic tribute to those songs and the game’s storyline, and will feature an orchestra and cinematic flair. There will be three chances to see this show on June 10, 11, or 14.

A giant in the world of Armenian music, Harout Pamboukjian is bringing his signature vocals to America for a unique show. Backed by a band, a symphony orchestra, and guest stars, you’ll get a true feel for how talent is universal and spans cultures. See the show on June 18.

For your trip to Los Angeles exploring the sights, seeing shows, and enjoying the views, stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. You’ll be perfectly placed to discover all that the L.A. area has to offer.


Starlight Bowl Summer Concerts Feature Music by Moonlight

For the ultimate in summer concerts, Starlight Bowl is the place to go. The outdoor venue features an abundance of seating options, great views of the stage, and concessions — all in a perfect location for listening to music under the stars.

Outdoor Summer Concerts in Burbank Start in July

The Starlight Bowl has venue seating along with a grassy area for picnic blankets and lawn chairs. Bring your own food and beverages, or grab a hamburger or soft-serve ice cream cone from the Canyon Grille.

The venue’s series of Summer Concerts will kick off in July. It all starts with the big Fourth of July show.

Starlight Bowl Summer ConcertsJuly Fourth at Starlight Bowl

The special July Fourth show will feature music from The Company Men, a contemporary pop group who blend today’s hits with yesterday’s classics in original covers, and Grooveline, a band that swings through the decades complete with choreographed dancing. There will also be festive fireworks to round out this celebration.

DSB

Saturday, July 22, the country’s most revered Journey tribute band returns to the stage by popular demand. DSB: The Next Best Thing to Journey will perform along with Wanted: The Ultimate Tribute to Bon Jovi.

The Fab Four

See the Beatles as they might have looked and sounded back in the ‘50s, ‘60s, and ‘70s when you watch The Fab Four at the Starlight Bowl on July 15. This band is known for their precision and decade-spanning performances that pay tribute to what is arguably one of the world’s most famous acts.

Visit Burbank for an outdoor concert and other fun attractions. While you’re here, stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.


At Six Flags Magic Mountain, Find Your Brand of Fun

Do you love thrilling, heart-stopping, jaw-dropping roller coasters? Or do you prefer gentler rides, like carousels, go-karts, bumper cars, and other family-friendly fun? Whatever your favorite flavor of adventure, it’s all at Six Flags Magic Mountain.

Find Rides for Every Age, From the Twisted Colossus to the Carousel

At Six Flags, there is literally something for everyone. Add on dining options (from gourmet Asian to grab-and-go funnel cakes, pretzels, and more) and lots of shopping opportunities, and you’ve got a full day of excitement packed into one park.

Six Flags Magic MountainNew at Six Flags is The New Revolution Galactic Attack, a coaster that mixes virtual reality with actual drops, twists, and turns. You’ll soar through space, dodging an alien drone attack and fighting back.

Meanwhile, on the new Twisted Colossus, you’ll race along a mashup of a traditional wooden roller coaster with a steel track. This hybrid coaster mixes the best of the old and the new to create a one-of-a-kind experience.

If you’re visiting the park with family or just want to take a breather between bigger thrills, the family rides available at Six Flags should appease everyone.

For the fun of a roller coaster without the scary-factor, ride the Road Runner Express. For a little splash, let everyone hop on board the Roaring Rapids. Plus, young kids to grandparents will love the views and the gentle arc of the Swashbuckler, which has swings that let you soar through the air.

These are just a few of your options. There’s even more where that came from, from the scariest rides to the tamest for tots.

If you plan on heading to Six Flags, book your stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.


Attend Script Fest and Hone Your Screenwriting Skills

Screenwriting is a tough industry to break into, but attending Script Fest can help get your foot in the door. This three-day event connects script writers with industry companies and producers, and offers panels, workshops, and consultations to boot.

Screenwriters! Attend this Event at Burbank Convention Center

The event will be held June 23-25 at our Burbank Convention Center. Expect a schedule packed with informative sessions, networking opportunities, one-on-one meetings with professionals, and the chance to pitch your script to top industry leaders.

Script FestThis Fest is known for a major event: The Great American Pitchfest. On Sunday, June 25, pitch your work to as many production companies and industry professionals as you can. They’ll all be in one place and looking for their next material and writers-for-hire.

Networking events like the Kick-Off Party, the Executive Luncheon, and the Sweet Taste of Success Cocktail Party will give you the opportunity to mix, mingle, and connect with others in the industry.

Special guests will offer consultations, classes, and pitch opportunities that can’t be missed. Check out Pilar Alessandra’s Master Class, and The Coffee Break Screenwriter for tips on becoming a more efficient and prolific writer.

You’ll also have the chance to meet big industry names like Steve Oedekerk, who wrote films like Ace Ventura and Bruce Almighty. He’s also known for his cult-status comedies like Kung-Pow: Enter the Fist and the Thumb series of films, including Thumbtanic and Thumb Wars.

Attending this screenwriting event? Make your life easy and book your stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, and be right in the thick of the excitement.


Now Open - Eat. Drink. Be.

Eat. Drink. Be. is an outdoor oasis in the midst of Burbank.

Do you like sitting under the beautiful California sun dining on some fresh menu selections having a great conversation with friends and co-workers? Or do you prefer dinner under the stars with your loved one?  Either way, our outdoor bar, e.d.b., has you covered!

e.d.b. – Eat. Drink. Be.

Eat Drink BeWe are excited to introduce our new menu selections made fresh with locally grown ingredients like our Southwest Quinoa Burger served with avocado, kale and ancho chili sauce.  Maybe you'll want to start your meal off with an appetizer like our Chicken Satay served with a savory ginger peanut sauce or our Dixie Tot's Poutine served with fatback gravy, cheddar and scallions.

What’s on Tap?

Perfectly brewed beers from Los Angeles to Cloverdale will be offered on tap along with Sangria!  If beer is not your preference, sit back and enjoy one of our specialty handcrafted cocktails made with fresh ingredients or a glass of wine from our local California vineyards.

Whether you are looking to indulge in the newest culinary treats we provide or just mix it up with a cool cocktail while chitchatting with friends, our e.d.b. (Eat. Drink. Be.) at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel is the perfect place to relax and enjoy!  We look forward to serving you soon!


Baseball at Dodger Stadium Hits a Home Run

An evening out at a ball game is drenched in the nostalgia of the classic American pastime. Think popcorn, peanuts, hot dogs, and “Take Me Out to the Ballgame.” While in the L.A. area, check out baseball at Dodger Stadium for a great addition to your trip.

Baseball Games in California: The Perfect Spring/Summer Activity

If you’re wondering where to see a baseball game in California, Dodger Stadium is the right place to go. Major League games are exciting, with some of the best-known names in the sport, like pitcher Clayton Kershaw, Adrian Gonzales, and Yasiel Puig.

Baseball at Dodger StadiumGames at the stadium aren’t just about sitting in the stands. You can also grab team merchandise or a souvenir, have a delicious sit-down dinner, or choose from a range of concessions. You can also reserve a club suite for a large group, which includes complimentary food, beverages, and reserved parking.

On Friday nights, fans are treated to a firework show, where you can head onto the outfield for a perfect view.

Learn about the history of the stadium and the team, go behind-the-scenes, step into the dugouts, and learn more when you take a stadium tour.

Tours are available at three different times on most weekdays and weekends, with some exceptions. You can also take a pre-game tour which gives you access to parts of the stadium that are usually off-limits to the public.

Baseball games in California take advantage of the beautiful weather and offer an evening (or afternoon) of entertainment. Make your way to Dodger Stadium this season for a game, and stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.


Pet Boarding & Daycare Expo West 2017

If you work in the pet boarding or daycare industry, learn how to improve your business at the Pet Boarding & Daycare Expo West 2017. This five-day-long conference features programs, meet-ups, a trade show, and more for all the resources you could ever want for jump-starting or revving up your pet business.

At the Pet Boarding Expo, Get Tools to Make Your Business Top Dog

The Expo will be held from May 1-4 at our hotel's Burbank Convention Center.

Pet Boarding & Daycare Expo West 2017A huge feature of the event are the educational programs that will take place daily. Attend sessions like “Future Trends in Animal Boarding,” “Kennel and Grooming Staff: Vital Members of the Health Care Team,” “Online Business Tools for 2017,” and “Staying Ahead: How to Thrive in This Competitive Industry.”

Fun events are also part of the Expo. The Opening Night Meet-and-Greet Party on Monday, May 1st, for instance, is free for all attendees and will include hors d’ oeuvres, a cash bar, and plenty of chances to mingle with others in the industry.

Other events: A Roundtable Discussion Luncheon and a Luau Party will fill out the week’s schedule.

The Trade Show is your chance to check out new and innovative products for your industry. Many vendors will be offering specials and discounts, so it’s the perfect time to stock up. Kennels, cleaning and grooming products, toys, collars and leashes, training equipment, books, and more will be available from a wide range of brands.

If you will be attending the Pet Boarding Expo, choose to stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and be close to all the action.


Head to Hawaii at This Year’s Burbank on Parade

This year, the annual Burbank on Parade will be channeling the tropical vibe and the sea breezes of Hawaii. Join the crowd for a celebration of the city that honors the spirit of fun and festivity.

Parades in Burbank, CA: Aloha Burbank

The parade will march on Saturday, April 29 starting at 11 a.m. The parade route will traverse Olive Avenue from Keystone to Lomita. Floats and marching bands will be de rigueur. There will even be a prize for the best float that epitomizes the Luau theme.

Burbank on ParadeAlong with a Hawaiian theme, the parade with feature delicious, local food trucks and a Luau after-party.  A fantastic array of food trucks will be cruising into the neighborhood for the parade. You will get your choice of a delicious bevy of food, from Hawaiian shaved ice to gourmet grilled cheese, fish tacos to German bites, and futuristic ice cream to fresh seafood. There’s something for everyone with this lineup!

After the parade, stick around for an authentic luau of epic proportions. You’ll enjoy hula lessons, music, entertainment, and even more food. Put on a tropical shirt and some flip-flops and get ready to head to the islands. Other elements to look forward to include a classic car show, community booths, and a hula show.

Parades in Burbank are a great way to have fun and get to know the area. Attend this year’s festivities and, while you’re at it, stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. We can provide you with a relaxing place to wind down after the festival, and our world-class amenities will continue your stay of luxury and fun.


See Creativity in Action at the Downtown Burbank Arts Festival

Art lovers, get ready. A whole range of artists will descend on Burbank for the Downtown Burbank Arts Festival, including street painters who will be creating ephemeral pieces just for the event. If you love imagination, creativity, and skill combined, you’ll love this fest.

Art Festivals in Burbank: Showcasing Local Talent

The Arts Festival will be held on the weekend of April 29-30, occupying four blocks of downtown Burbank on San Fernando Boulevard, from Angeleno Avenue to Magnolia Boulevard.

Visit from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday or Sunday. This event is totally free!

Downtown Burbank Arts FestivalThe festival will feature local artists from all walks of creativity. See work from photographers, sculptors, painters, street artists, special effects artists, and more. You’ll encounter over 100 artists total and get the chance to experience interactive art, free workshops, and live entertainment.

Plus, the event will feature the CTN Road Trip, where artists from the Creative Talent Network specializing in visual effects, storyboarding, character design, illustration, and more from various animation studios will be showcased. See artists from Disney, Dreamworks, Nickelodeon, and more!

You’ll also be able to purchase art in all forms. Browse and buy jewelry, sculpture, woodworking, photographs, paintings, and much more.

Proceeds from the event will benefit arts education in the Burbank area.

Planning on hitting Arts Festivals in Burbank? Stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and have a wonderful weekend full of art and creativity.


AFCI Locations & Global Finance Show

Be one of the filmmakers, producers, directors, and others from the film industry who will gather at the AFCI Locations & Global Finance Show. This event is an opportunity to network and find resources for making your next film become reality.

Film Production Trade Shows to Attend near Los Angeles

Occurring from April 6 through April 8 at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel Convention Center, the conference will feature educational courses and film finance workshops, a Locations Show with a range of exhibitors, and an in-depth look at the global industry for film financing.

AFCI Locations & Global Finance ShowThroughout the duration of the event, there will be plenty of opportunities to gain vital knowledge. Attend sessions like “Film Financing – Types, Definitions & Risks,” “China: The State of the Industry and Collaboration,” “Shooting in Multiple Territories,” and “Sustainability.”

Meanwhile, the AFCI Locations Show is your chance to check out over 80 exhibitors from around the world. They will be offering domestic and international partnerships with incentives and opportunities for filmmakers. The show will be open on Thursday from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m., Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The conference will end its second-to-last night with some fun entertainment and a networking event, The Bash, on Friday, April 7 at 6:00 p.m. Paid conference attendees and Location Show exhibitors will be able to mingle and enjoy Second Sight, a rock cover band.

The whole event will happen at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. Book your stay to attend film production trade shows – form connections and find resources for making your next film.