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August 2015

Los Angeles Gets More Glamorous with Fashion Week LA

This October, the world's fashion elite flock to the City of Angels for a peek at all of the latest trends.

The air in Los Angeles is electric in anticipation of Fashion Week LA's spring line preview in early October 2015. Thanks to year-round work from the Los Angeles Fashion Council supporting local and international designers, this star-studded week is a beacon for all cutting-edge fashion. Find out whether the spring will boast floral prints or pastels, flowing dresses or drastic hemlines. Locations and designers are still to be announced, but anticipation for the event in Los Angeles is certain.

Fashion Week LAFrom October 5 - 11, the 2015 Fashion Week boasts multiple events in multiple locations showcasing the latest and greatest from designers' spring offerings. An eclectic mix of novice LA natives and up-and-coming creatives along with international superstar fashion designers will preview their spring lines during this week. This multi-day event is targeted toward fanatics and professionals alike, offering runway shows, installations, parties and presentations. With the fashion eye turned towards the west coast, LA never fails to disappoint when it comes to putting on a magnetic show.

The schedule of events is still being decided for the October event, so check back with Fashion Week LA, the dedicated website to the weeklong event. Updates to this site about when and where to go for a fashion show in LA are posted as soon as any details are announced, so let the website be your go-to source of information related to the event.

The Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel wants to welcome travelers from all points of the globe and we offer a convenient place for traveling designers to rest close to their departure point or in between the many multi-fasion designer shows in LA. Visit our website to book your stay close to the events and Burbank Bob Hope Airport. 

Big Scares at Universal Studios Hollywood Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Studios Hollywood is where to go for zombie themed shows this Halloween!

When you're looking for the scare of a lifetime, head out to Universal Studios Hollywood Halloween Horror Nights. This gathering isn't for the faint of heart because top-notch Hollywood makeup artists converge on the event to create some of the scariest figures around. Whether you're frightened of clowns or maniacs with chainsaws, scare zones at Universal Studios Hollywood will get your heart pumping and blood boiling.

Universal Studios Halloween Horror NightsAs September and October descend on Los Angeles, Universal Studios Hollywood puts on its scariest face. The staff devises intricate mazes and decorates the whole theme park with everything Halloween. Test your scream as you walk through darkened mazes with surprises around every corner. Watch out for those characters with creepy smiles across their faces as they reach out to grab you and your friends.

Universal Studios Hollywood doesn't just add Halloween to the haunted mazes; the park also dresses up its famous rides. Hollywood is definitely where to go for rides in CA. Try Jurassic Park or other thrill rides to see Halloween details integrated throughout. Hollywood is known for its innovation and attention to detail, so make this Halloween a memorable one with the many haunts at this theme park.

With your tensions running high, it's time to unwind and relax at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. We offer all the amenities necessary to calm down from all the Halloween excitement. Grab a drink at our Media Bar and head to your room where you can kick up your heels on our luxurious beds. You might even purchase another evening of Horror Nights and remain at our hotel to take in more of the Hollywood madness. The park is merely 10 minutes away by car, so enjoy!

Six Flags Magic Mountain Fright Fest Fall of '15

Wondering where to go for rides in CA? Come see us for a frightening adventure!

The Six Flags Magic Mountain Fright Fest is returning for the 23rd annual scary party! Thought roller coaster rides themselves were scary? You haven’t seen anything yet. For six weekends this fall, Six Flags will become a horror-themed wonderland. They are September 26-27, October 2-4, 9-11, 16-18, 23-25 and 30-31, and November 1.

Six Flags Magic Mountain Fright FestThe Six Flags Halloween event is one of the biggest parties this fall, so don't miss it!

During the day, the park will be decorated to celebrate Halloween and all things spooky but with a family-friendly feel for fearless fun. When the sun goes down, the real scares come out, and the park becomes completely haunted after 7 pm.

Attractions will include:

 Terrifying haunted mazes
 Roaming zombies
 The scariest clowns you'll ever see
 Spooky shows
 An all-ages crafts area
 A trick or Treat Trail for the littler monsters

You don't have to wonder where to go for zombie themed shows this fall. Instead, you'll have to wonder where you're safe! The classic rides have been redecorated, and all-new attractions have been introduced just for the season. Turning theme-park into scream-park, Six Flags wants to make you Scream Bigger. After a day in the scare zones at Six Flags Magic Mountain, you will be eager for a safe place where you can leave the lights on, hide under the blankets and, hopefully, sleep soundly.

When you need to find that safe place to sleep, come to us at Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. As a hotel near Six Flags Magic Mountain, we'll provide a safe haven after your spine-tingling day at the park. Our stylishly relaxed hotel is contemporary and sophisticated, giving you the best comfort and modern amenities for unwinding after your day of gore and horror. Reserve your stay today.

Burbank International Film Festival Set to Again Reward Excellence

The Closing Night Gala at BIFF will recognize filmmaking talent on the rise.

From September 9 – 13, 2015, cinematic excellence will once again be on display at the Burbank International Film Festival with five days’ worth of film screenings from all genres. Burbank, CA, is a lesser known town in California that bears the huge responsibility for making your cinematic favorites come to life. Burbank is home to Walt Disney, Warner Brothers, Paramount, Sony and Universal Studios, quintessential locations where your favorite TV shows and movies are filmed.

Burbank International Film FestivalThis event will put a spotlight on the filmmakers of the future, highlighting their most recent efforts while providing a pathway for success in the years ahead. Genres featured include drama, comedy, science fiction, horror, animation, screenplays and material specifically produced for the Web. Some enthusiasts wonder where to see documentary films in Burbank CA. Look no farther. The final day of BIFF will feature both forms of the genre.

Other highlights include a special 30th anniversary screening of the 1985 classic film, "Back to the Future." This allows the Festival to end on a high note and helps lead into the Closing Night gala that will honor the highest-rated filmmakers. Judges for the different categories will be veterans of the film and television industry, including both winners and nominees of Oscars and Emmys. This event is highly anticipated each year and is set to be just as exciting in 2015.

The stylish Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel is conveniently located across from Burbank Bob Hope Airport, near the Film Festival, and 10 minutes from Universal Studios Hollywood. If you’re looking for the right place to relax after the star-studded excitement, our website has more information about the amenities available at our hotel. The Los Angeles Marriott Burbank is luxury, redefined.