Spend This Holiday at Six Flags Magic Mountain Holiday in the Park Celebration

Each year, Six Flags Magic Mountain turns into a winter wonderland for you and your family to enjoy.

See the Holiday Displays at Six Flags Magic Mountain This Holiday Season.

Find your usual thrilling adventure at Six Flags Magic Mountain while also encountering the joy of the holiday season. This limited time experience is available on select days from now through December 31, 2017.

Six Flags Magic Mountain Holiday in the ParkExciting Rides with Holiday Cheer

During the available dates, you will find all your favorite rides at the park with a special twist. The park turns into a winter wonderland, featuring colorful, sparkling Christmas lights. Around the park, you will find carolers singing your favorite yuletide greetings and spreading cheer throughout the holiday season.

Get the chance to meet and greet Santa and his helping elves during these dates.

Awesome Treats at Six Flags Magic Mountain Holiday in the Park

As you meander through the holiday park, find your favorite holiday snacks. If you find yourself thirsting, try some hot chocolate or warm spiced cider to warm you up in these wintery months. You’ll find other traditional favorites, including fudge and funnel cake (made with flavors inspired by the holiday season). With a tasty treat in hand, your holiday spirit will be in full swing.

There’s no reason the family fun has to stop at the park gates. After a long day at Six Flags Magic Mountain, continue your holiday fun at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

Skate Your Heart Out at The Rink in Downtown Burbank

The holidays get even better when The Rink in Downtown Burbank opens for the season. Visit for a fun outdoor skating experience in the heart of the city’s vibrant shopping district.

Enjoy Outdoor Ice Skating in Burbank

The Rink opens up for seasonal skating on December 14. It will be open through January 7, 2018.

Location and Admission

The Rink in Downtown BurbankThe Rink is located at Third Street and Orange Grove Avenue, next to City Hall. It’s open every day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. On Fridays and Saturdays, the Rink closes late at 11:30 p.m.

$10 gets you unlimited skating. Admission doesn’t include skate rental.

Special Skating Events

Join the fun on opening day, December 14, and enjoy free skate rental.

There are also Learn to Skate events held every Saturday. There will be one session for kids 5-15 years old, and one for adults 16 and older. The price of admission includes skating lessons and skate rental.

Finally, attend Curling Pop-Up sessions on Sundays in late December and early January. You’ll get to learn all about curling, which is a fun winter sport on the ice.

Head to downtown Burbank for outdoor ice skating and holiday fun, and book your stay at our hotel, Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

New Wonder Woman Exhibit Opening at Warner Bros. Studio

Experience Hollywood behind the scenes and explore props from the biggest blockbusters!

Warner Bros. Studio Offers Chance to Experience Hollywood

The Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood is an experience you will never regret. See the backlots and soundstages that make your favorite movies fabulous. Grab coffee at Central Perk Café. Walk among your favorite props from iconic shows and movies during this unique tour in Hollywood.

Wonder Woman Exhibit

Warner Bros. Studio Tour HollywoodRecently revealed, the Wonder Woman exhibit is an extensive view into the world of the Amazon. You will see Wonder Woman’s sword, armor, tiara, and the Lasso of Hestia. In addition to these pieces of the summer’s biggest blockbuster, you will also get a glimpse into the Amazon armory as part of the studio tour.

DC Universe – DC Comics Exhibit

The Warner Bros. Studio houses the DC Universe exhibit, including pieces from Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman films. The exhibit includes a look at original and rare No. 1 comics from these epic superheroes’ beginnings that every fan will love.

Batman Museum

Experience the Batcave itself, where you can view all of the Batmobiles from the DC Universe’s longest-running superhero. The Batman Museum has Batmobiles spanning from 1989 to 2016. Whether old-school Batman or The Dark Knight was your jam, your whole family will go bat-crazy at this exhibit.

Hollywood is waiting for you! Book your stay at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and come enjoy a walk among the stars.

Burbank Community YMCA Turkey Trot: Burn Some Calories Before the Big Meal

Start your Thanksgiving Day with some exercise when you participate in the Burbank Community YMCA Turkey Trot. This early morning race can be walked, jogged, or run – are you up for the challenge?

Race to Help the Burbank Community YMCA Help Local Residents

The race starts Thanksgiving morning, November 23, and will include 5K and 10K runs as well as a 5K walk and kids’ run.

The Course in Downtown Burbank

Burbank Community YMCA Turkey TrotThe Turkey Trot course will wind through downtown in a loop that starts and finishes at the Y. It will run along major thoroughfares like Glenoaks Boulevard, Alameda Avenue, and Olive Avenue.

How to Participate

Casual and competitive runners, walkers, families, and kids can all participate in the event. Competitive runners should register for the 10K. Casual runners should choose the 5K, and families and walkers will have a great time on the 5K walk. There’s also a fun-run for kids 9 and under. You can register online.

Race Awards

The top three men and women racers overall will receive awards. Plus, for the first time ever, the largest team participating will receive an award.

If you’re planning to join this fun annual event from the Burbank Community YMCA, book your stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

Enjoy the Holidays at Universal Studios Hollywood

The holidays are a magical time at Universal Studios Hollywood. To see the sights, lights, and festive atmosphere (not to mention ride the amazing rides), make plans to visit this upcoming season.

A Merry Holiday Season Beckons at Universal Studios Hollywood

Holiday-time is rolling around once again. Head to Universal for a fun excursion that will put you in the right spirit.

Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Holidays at Universal Studios HollywoodOne of the prime attractions at Universal is The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. This holiday season, Harry’s world is getting decked out with cheer. Watch the spectacle of “The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts Castle” with music and lights, eat holiday treats at The Three Broomsticks, and wander through a festive wonderland in Hogsmeade.


Christmas is coming to Whoville. While you’re visiting, get your photo with the Grinch as Santa, decorate ornaments, and hear the sounds of the Who-liday Singers as well as Martha May Who-vier and the Who-dolls.

Merry and Mischievous Minions

The Minions will be at the park ready for photo ops in time for the holidays. Snap a pic right before you hop aboard Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, a 3D ride that launches you right into the hilarious movie.

Visit Universal Studios this season and revel in a merry time. Book your stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel to experience it all.

Get Your Swing on at the US Open Swing Dance Championship

It tempts the best of the best in swing dancing to compete for top honors, but the US Open Swing Dance Championship is so much more. Learn some new moves in workshops, dance your shoes off at social dances, or just watch the excitement of the competition from the stands.

The Swing Dancing Soiree at Burbank Convention Center

The swing dance-off is set for November 22 – 26. It’s the 35th anniversary of this fun, fast-paced, lively competition and social event. It will all take place at Burbank Convention Center.

US Open Swing Dance ChampionshipThe Competition

If you’re interested in competing, there are plenty of divisions, including Classic, Showcase, Young Adult, Teams, Strictly Swing, Strictly Shag, and Jack & Jill Swing.

Registration is open until November 11.

Workshops and Learning Opportunities at The Open

Sign up for a workshop and learn tips from the pros. Instructors will include Kyle Redd and Sarah Vann Drake, Benji Schwimmer, Myles Munroe and Tessa Cunningham Munroe, and John Lindo.

Social Dancing

There will also be lots of opportunities to kick back and have fun on the dance floor at the event. Attend an open dancing session on the 22nd, head to the kick-off dance party, or stay for late-night dancing each day.

If you’re planning to dance your way to The Open, book your stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

Attend the CTN Animation eXpo in the Animation Capital of the World

Are you an art student, animator, illustrator, or creator? You might want to check out the CTN animation eXpo, a hub for professionals in the world of traditional and digital animation.

Artists and Animators: Attend the eXpo at Burbank Convention Center

This one-of-a-kind event will be held from November 17-19 at our Burbank Convention Center. It’s hosted by the Creative Talent Network and will feature lots of fun, networking, talks, exhibits, tours, and panels.

Breakfast with the Pros

CTN Animation eXpoGather for a morning meal and network with industry pros in a relaxed setting. This event is limited to 60 attendees, who will breakfast with 20 professionals.

Conversations with Creators

During these sessions, you’ll sit in an intimate setting and make connections with talented artists in the industry. Each session is limited to 20-30 people and lasts an hour.

The Exhibit Floor – CTN Village

This sprawling hub of the event is where you’ll find artist booths, merchandise for sale, books, studio booths, recruiters, art, and more.

Featured Artists

Featured artists at the event will include Chiara Benedetti, a visual concept artist and illustrator, and Kim Jung Gi, a sketch artist.

If you’ll be making your way to the eXpo, come and book your stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

Check Out L.A.’s Unique Museums

There’s no better way to explore history, art, or culture than by visiting museums. The best ones in the L.A. area range in topic from the strange and lifelike art of wax figures to the evolution of the automobile.

Visit L.A. Museums for Enlightening Entertainment

Here are just a few in the area worth your time.

L.A. MuseumsPetersen Automotive Museum

This unique institution showcases cars and vehicles since the beginning of the invention of the automobile. Travel through its history, take a look at the industry’s innovations, and then marvel at sleek examples of automobile artistry.

The Getty

From its beautiful grounds, gardens, and architecture to its world-class collections, this museum is full of delights. Take a look at European art, Medieval manuscripts, contemporary sculpture, and more.

Madame Tussauds Hollywood

World-famous Madame Tussauds gets you up close and personal with famous actors, singers, athletes, and more – at least, in the form of life-like, wax figures (think Audrey Hepburn, Taylor Swift, and Kobe Bryant). Visit for a unique and marvelous experience.

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park

The Autry Museum of the American West chronicles how this part of the country evolved over time, from its first native inhabitants to cowboys on the frontier, to modern movements. See exhibits featuring Native American art and artifacts, historic items and firearms, memorabilia, paintings, and more.

Gallivant your way around museums in L.A., and book your stay at our hotel, Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel.

Holiday Magic Arrives with the Burbank Winter Wine Walk

A holiday atmosphere will settle on downtown like fairy dust, transforming it into a magical place for the Burbank Winter Wine Walk. This event is all about enjoying the open air, wine, entertainment, and shopping as you wander the festively lined streets.

Join the Festivities in Downtown Burbank

Burbank Winter Wine WalkThe Winter Wine Walk is set for Saturday, November 18. Come prepared to sip on wine and soak in some holiday magic.

The Wine Walk

The Wine Walk will lead you on a journey to various tasting sites downtown. You’ll get a tasting cup and a map to follow so you can discover delicious wines and beers from world-class wineries and breweries. Plus, the walk along San Fernando Boulevard will entice with winter cheer, from holiday lights to live entertainment.

Holiday Street Fair

The free Street Fair will start up before the Wine Walk. It will offer a fantastic selection of vendors, artists, crafters, and more. Live entertainment will serenade the entire event, so bring the whole family to enjoy the atmosphere.

Ready to mark your calendar in November for festivities in downtown Burbank? Make sure to come and stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel during your trip.

The Once Upon a Time Convention Is Coming to Burbank

If you’re a fan of Once Upon a Time, you need to attend the official Once Upon a Time Convention in Burbank. This fan event will feature meet-and-greets, a costume contest, trivia competition, karaoke party, and more.

Once Upon a Time Fans: Convene with the Cast at Burbank Convention Center

This will be a three-day event held from November 3-5 at our Burbank Convention Center. Here’s a taste of what you can expect:

Meet the Cast

Once Upon a Time ConventionThis is your chance to meet some of the cast members from your favorite show and get some autographs.

Among those making appearances will be Lana Parilla, who plays Regina/the Evil Queen; Jennifer Morrison, who plays Emma Swan; Rebecca Mader, who plays Zelena/the Wicked Witch; and Colin O’Donohue, who plays Captain Hook/Killian Jones.

Costume Contest

Dress up in your most creative costume for the chance to win the grand $250 prize. Come as one of your favorite characters, or make your own unique get-up.

Trivia Competition

Put your in-depth knowledge about the show to good use and participate in trivia competitions on Friday evening and Saturday/Sunday during the event. Gift certificates will be handed out to winners.

If you plan on attending this fun convention, stay with us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel for a memorable weekend.