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Stay with Us While Attending the Downtown Burbank Fine Arts Festival

Are you planning to visit the Downtown Burbank Fine Arts Festival in April? This annual event celebrates the talent in the area and features artwork from more than 200 original artists and animators.

Downtown Burbank Fine Arts FestivalDowntown Burbank Fine Arts Festival

Known as one of the largest free art festivals in Burbank, the fine arts festival will take place on Saturday, April 14 and Sunday, April 15 between 10:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. Admission is free, and the event is open to the public. The Downtown Burbank Fine Arts Festival is presented by the Downtown Burbank Partnership, along with Creative Talent Network and the West Coast Artists.

The popular event attracts more than 20,000 attendees each year who stop by to interact with the artists and purchase unique prints to take home.

Stay at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel During the Fine Arts Festival

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel is the perfect place to stay if you plan to attend the Downtown Burbank Fine Arts Festival. We are located close to all the best attractions in the area and popular studio tours.

Our stylish and sophisticated hotel is a great place for traveling business professionals, couples and families. Amenities include the e.d.b. Outdoor Bar, two heated outdoor pools, and wireless high-speed internet access.  Let us help you make your stay in Burbank more memorable by booking a room with us during the festival.

Exciting Live Shows and Events Coming to the Rose Bowl Stadium for 2018

The Rose Bowl Stadium will host several highly anticipated concerts and other live events in 2018. Be sure that you are in town to see them all by booking your stay with us at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel today.

Popular Events Hosted by the Rose Bowl Stadium in 2018

Rose Bowl StadiumHere are a few of the upcoming events that you can look forward to at Rose Bowl Stadium this year.

The 3rd Annual Masters of Taste

The 3rd Annual Masters of Taste event is a food and beverage festival that features menu samples from L.A.’s premiere restaurants, craft breweries and cocktail bars. The event takes place on Sunday, May 6th from 3:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.

Taylor Swift Reputation Stadium Tour

Taylor Swift’s Reputation Stadium Tour will have two shows at the Rose Bowl Stadium on May 18th and 19th.

Bike MS Coastal Challenge

The Bike MS Coastal Challenge 2018 celebrates its second annual event on Sunday, June 3rd. Choose your challenge between 30, 60 and 100-mile routes starting at the stadium and traveling through the San Gabriel Mountains. Live music, beer and food will be available at the finish line.

Stay with Us at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel

When you want to stay at a comfortable location, book your trip with us here at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. We offer our guests a pleasant home-away-from-home experience with all the necessary modern amenities.

We are located across the street from Hollywood Burbank Airport and close to many local entertainment venues including the famous Rose Bowl Stadium. Our rooms are newly renovated, spacious, and extremely private. Let us help you make your stay in Burbank even more memorable by booking a room with us today.

Coming Soon: 2018 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon

On March 18, 2018, L.A. will be hosting one of the most exciting events of the year – the 2018 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon.

If you’re a fan of racing or love to root for friends and family members, this is an event you don’t want to miss.

Why You Should Come to L.A. for the Los Angeles Marathon

The Los Angeles Marathon is one of the most anticipated events on the west coast. The race starts at Elysian Park, the home of Dodgers Stadium.

2018 Skechers Performance Los Angeles MarathonYou’ll then get to run through some of the most iconic parts of Los Angeles, including Echo Park, Chinatown, Little Tokyo, Bunker Hill, Little Armenia, Silver Lake, and many more.  It will be the event of the year. Will you be joining us?

A Race Within a Race – Will You Run for Charity?

Take part in the charity race: From the Stadium to the Sea. This is a race within a race that allows you to run your favorite part of the race for a charity of your choice. Once you register for the Stadium to the Sea event, you can pick which portion of the race you want to run for your charity.

Enjoy Accommodations Close to the Hollywood Burbank Airport

For those of you that will be flying into town for this event, we welcome you to stay with us at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

You’ll get a comfortable room in a hotel that has been described as one of the gems of L.A. Plus, we offer great hotel packages, too, so book your stay as soon as possible.

Will You Be Attending the JACC State Convention?

It’s just a few weeks into the new semester, but it’s time for the Journalism Association of Community Colleges to prepare for their JACC State Convention.

Are you planning on attending? Here are some reasons why you should plan a getaway to Burbank for this exciting, encouraging, and informative event.

The JACC Convention: Burbank Convention Center from March 22-24, 2018

The JACC is known for bringing students and faculty together from across the state with events like this. Throughout the year, there are workshops and meet-ups. And of course, every year they host their large convention.

JACC State ConventionDuring this special event, you’ll get to network with educators and publishers, which can help you get a head start on your path towards a career in journalism.

Additionally, the speakers at the convention will inspire you to continue on regardless of where you are in your education or career.

Speakers and attendees include journalists, reporters, editors, and photographers. There’s nothing quite like being able to spend an entire weekend with a likeminded group of people to make you feel inspired.

Besides the talks that will be given, awards will be given to journalism contest winners.

Flying In From Out of Town? Come Stay with Us

If you’re not a local, you’ll be happy to know that we’re located next to the Hollywood Burbank Airport. Whether you’re a guest or a speaker, staying here will save you time, energy, and money.

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel has comfortable rooms that will help you get a restful night’s sleep. Wake up feeling refreshed and ready for each day of the convention! We look forward to taking care of your needs while you’re in Burbank.

Spend the Day with the Stars at the General Hospital Official Convention

If you plan to attend the 2nd annual General Hospital Official Convention taking place in March, the best place to stay is right in the heart of the action at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

This exciting event celebrating the 55th anniversary of the legendary soap opera will include live music and a chance to meet and greet with all your favorite stars.

General Hospital Official ConventionMeet General Hospital Cast Members Matt Cohen, Laura Wright, and Many Others!

The special guests attending this year’s General Hospital Official Convention include Maurice Bernard (Sonny), Matt Cohen (Griffin), Laura Wright (Carly), Donnell Turner (Curtis), Kirsten Storms (Maxie), and Wally Kurth (Ned). Announcements for additional stars and dates of their attendance are released closer to the date of the convention.

Have a Hotel Staycation While Meeting the Stars

Staying with us means that you will never miss any of the main events that take place at the convention. Our hotel features contemporary rooms with all the modern features you could ask for including luxurious furnishings, an open-air lobby, and on-site restaurants like our e.d.b. Outdoor Bar.

Choose to stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and guarantee you are here for every star’s appearance when you attend this year’s thrilling General Hospital convention. 

60 Years in L.A. Exhibition and Tours at Dodger Stadium

The Dodger Stadium ballpark, which is an icon among baseball fans all around the U.S., is the largest stadium in the world dedicated only to baseball games.

Dodger Stadium ToursSome of the most famous Baseball Games at Dodger Stadium include nine World Series and 1980’s All-Star Game.

Dodger is currently the temporary home for an exhibition that includes rarely displayed items like the National League trophy for 2017, 5 World Series Rings and jerseys that have written history.

Open Tours at Dodger Stadium

Aside from the exhibition, there are four tour options from which you choose to learn about the stadium’s secrets.

The Stadium Tour

It includes access to the field and the dugout. It’s an 80-90 minutes visit that gives you a new perspective on the stadium, as you get access to areas that are otherwise closed to the public.

The Pregame Tour

The Pregame tour offers you a 45-minutes experience, where you can see the teams preparing for the game. You can also see the Memorabilia Hall, which contains the highlights of the local baseball team.

The Clubhouse Tour

It’s an outstanding experience that every baseball fan should live. It includes the standard tour of the stadium, as well as access to the weight room and batting cages. The highlight of the visit is the sneak peeks of the Clubhouse.

Group or private tours are also available, and you can benefit from exclusive discounts, depending on the number of people in the group.

Stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel while enjoying the exhibition or enrolling in one of the tours at the Dodger Stadium.

Race and Celebrate During the L.A. Chinatown Firecracker Run

If you’re ready to kick off the Chinese New Year with a commitment to physical health and a big dose of fun, make sure to attend the L.A. Chinatown Firecracker Run. Various races will be accompanied by festival activities and more.

Race Day is Happening in Los Angeles Chinatown

The Lunar New Year Charity Run will be held on February 24-25. Here’s what to expect.

Race Events

L.A. Chinatown Firecracker RunThere are lots of races at this event in which you can test your mettle. If you love cycling, enter the 10th Anniversary Bike Ride. It will feature a 20-mile route and a 40-mile route, depending on your competition level.

You can also race in the 5K/10K Run/Walk in L.A. Racers will enjoy a course that takes them past famous landmarks in the area, including Dodgers Stadium and Elysian Park.

Even kids can get in on the fun with the Kiddie Run. This short race is perfect for little ones 12 and under who are getting into exercising. Afterward, all Kiddie Run participants will get to enjoy a carnival with games, a petting zoo, a puppet show, face painting, and more.

Firecracker Festival

After the races, head to the Firecracker Festival. All racers get free admission to the festivities, which will include live music and vendor booths with food and more.

Head to Los Angeles Chinatown for this fun event, and book your stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

Learn How to Attend Burbank Studio Tapings

Most people come to Los Angeles hoping to meet stars. If your upcoming trip includes plans for this, try going to a taping of one of your favorite shows. Burbank Studios offers the opportunity to watch several shows being taped live.

Discover the Thrill of Live Performances in Hollywood

Are you a fan of Conan O’Brien, The Big Bang Theory, or Ellen DeGeneres? You’ll want to jump at this chance to watch your favorites live! Learn how to get tickets below.


Studio Tapings in BurbankEveryone’s favorite late night host offers viewing of his show taping Monday through Thursday 42 weeks a year. Get your tickets today, and you may end up seeing such celebrities as Stephen Colbert, former presidents, or Ellen Page. Conan tickets are free and available online, though you can’t transfer them.

The Big Bang Theory

This long-running television show is in its eleventh season, but its ratings are still hot. The Big Bang Theory’s success has even led to its own spin-off. Find out what the goofy cast is up to in person when you get tickets to the show’s taping.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

See stars like Idris Elba, Sofia Vergara, and Barbra Streisand on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Monday through Friday almost every week of the year. Get your tickets fast! Popular shows like these fill up fast, so get ‘em while they’re hot.

Stay at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel during your trip to Hollywood. Conveniently located by Hollywood Burbank Airport, you won’t have to worry about travel problems during your stay. 

See the Staples Center Can’t-Miss 2018 Lineup

The Staples Center is a world-class entertainment center in the Hollywood Burbank region of Los Angeles. The 2018 lineup of entertainment presents visitors with exciting once in a lifetime shows.

See the Artists You Love This Year

Staples CenterThe Staples Center is known to book only incredible performers, known to bring the house down during their performances. Find out who will be in town when you are here with the Staples Center calendar.

Brad Paisley: Weekend Warrior Tour

This country artist is performing the Staples Center on January 25th with special guests and upcoming country stars Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant, and Lindsay Ell.

Gabriel Fluffy Iglesias: One Show Fits All World Tour

Gabriel Iglesias, best known for his standup comedy, will be at the Staples Center on January 26th. The comedian always gets a big laugh, and has fun while he performs. Be part of the excitement by going to the show.

The Killers: 2018 North American Tour

Rock band, The Killers, is performing two shows on February 1st and 2nd. The tour is celebrating their fifth studio album, finally hitting stores after a five-year wait. Catch the illusive rockers at the Staples Center to enjoy the record in person.

When you visit the Staples Center, book your hotel stay at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. Conveniently located near the airport, your transportation needs are the least of your worries, so you can enjoy these performances to the fullest.

Happy New Year To You!

As 2017 comes to an end and we get ready to ring in the New Year, we wanted to say with the deepest gratitude, thank you so much to all our guests and community who have entered our life and made us a part of yours!  We truly enjoyed having you as our guest and will cherish the memories we have created together. 

Happy New Year from our Family to Yours   

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel"We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its first chapter is New Year's Day. "

by Edith Lovejoy Pierce

We look forward to creating new memories with you in 2018 and wish for you and yours, that the New Year be filled with good cheer, happiness, peace and success!

From the bottom of our hearts, Happy New Year from all of us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel