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April 2017

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.