Discover SoCal

Tucked just behind the Hollywood Hills is more than just a runway, more than a terminal, more than just your everyday Airport. We know that traveling is not always easy, that’s why bringing you closer is our promise. Closer to the things that are important, closer to the ones that matter, closer to everything that will make your travel experience more convenient. We know the closer you get the more connected you are and the more inspired you’ll be. Hollywood Burbank Airport is closer to everything L.A. has to offer. We’ll make it easy to get you where you need to be so you can play more, work more, explore and discover more. Hollywood Burbank Airport is the most friendly and convenient choice when traveling to or from Los Angeles. So where ever your final destination is, let us get your there by bringing you closer than you have ever been before.

By flying into Hollywood Burbank Airport, you can get to everything Los Angeles has to offer quicker. With attractions like LA Live, the Hollywood Bowl, Griffith Park, the Rose Bowl and the Walk of Fame just a hop and a skip away, there’s no shortage of amazing experiences to be had after you touch down. We’ve curated a short list of the best art, music, cultural and sporting events that SoCal has to offer below—fun has never been closer!

  1. Stevie Nicks
    Monday, October 3

    6.5 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Joined by opener, Vanessa Carlton, Stevie Nicks will play an all-ages show at the Hollywood Bowl on Monday, October 3.

    The Hollywood Bowl

    2301 N. Highland Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90068

    https://www.hollywoodbowl.com/events/performances/2249/2022-10-03/stevie-nicks
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  2. Toon-Con
    Sunday, October 9

    15.8 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Toon-Con is a celebration of Western animation and the people who make cartoons come to life. Toon-Con focuses specifically on American animation from the Wartime Era Golden Age of cartoons through the present. Toon-Con is a single-day convention that will take place at the Pasadena Convention Center.

    Pasadena Convention Center

    300 E. Green St.
    Pasadena, CA 91101

    https://www.visitpasadena.com/events/toon-con/
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  3. My Chemical Romance
    Tuesday, October 11 - Monday, October 17

    15.8 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Toon-Con is a celebration of Western animation and the people who make cartoons come to life. Toon-Con focuses specifically on American animation from the Wartime Era Golden Age of cartoons through the present. Toon-Con is a single-day convention that will take place at the Pasadena Convention Center.

    Kia Forum

    3900 W. Manchester Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90305

    https://www.timeout.com/los-angeles/music/my-chemical-romance
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  4. Glendale Annual Fall Festival
    Saturday, October 22

    8.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Welcome autumn with the annual Glendale Fall Festival.  The event will feature food, games, arts & crafts, face painting, music, bounce house, pumpkin patch, carnival games and the Glendale Rocks! climbing wall.

    Pacific Community Center

    501 S. Pacific Ave.
    Glendale, CA 91205

    https://www.glendaleca.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/50057/18?curm=10&cury=2022
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  5. Dia De Los Muertos
    Saturday, October 29

    8.4 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The 23rd Annual Día de los Muertos festival at Hollywood Forever returns on Saturday, October 29th 2022 featuring unique daytime and evening events. The cemetery grounds are covered with art exhibitions, dance rituals, musical performances, arts and crafts projects and food vendors (and crowds) aplenty. You’ll see altars to the dead created by community artists, and can either watch or participate in the calaca (skeleton) costume contest.

    Hollywood Forever Cemetary

    6000 Santa Monica Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90083

    https://www.ladayofthedead.com/
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  6. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Halloween Organ, Film & Music
    Monday, October 31

    13.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    A spine-chilling Halloween showing of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, an early horror film classic, will be accompanied by organ virtuoso Clark Wilson on the Walt Disney Concert Hall’s monster pipe organ. The groundbreaking 1920 silent film, directed by Robert Wiene, is one of the earliest, most influential, and artistically acclaimed films in the German Expressionist genre.

    Walt Disney Concert Hall

    111 S. Grand Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90012

    https://www.laphil.com/events/performances/1920/2022-10-31/the-cabinet-of-dr-caligari
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  7. Craftoberfest
    Saturday, November 5th

    13.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    CraftoberFest Los Angeles is the premier Oktoberfest event of the season. Enjoy live music from Festmeister Hans featuring over 20 South Cali breweries, including Paperback Brewing, Hofbrau, Unity Vibration Kombucha, Three Weavers, Trustworthy Brewing, The Bruery & many more served by first-class restaurants.

    The Rose Bowl Stadium

    1001 Rose Bowl Dr.
    Pasadena, CA 91103

    https://craftoberfestlosangeles.com/
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  8. Making Memories Festival
    Sunday, November 13

    13.3 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Making Memories Festival will return for its 2nd year during Alzheimer’s Awareness Month this November! Last year’s multi-cultural event featured iconic local bands as well as food truck vendors, games and activities, and an exhibitor area with both retail and informational booths focusing on brain health and other healthy lifestyle opportunities.

    LA State Historic Park

    1245 N. Spring St.
    Los Angeles, CA 89991

    https://www.alzheimersla.org/get-involved/events/making-memories-festival/
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  9. CTN Animation Expo
    Thursday, November 17 - Sunday, November 20

    0 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    CTN re-unites every year to support up-and-coming and mid-journey artists in the Visual Storytelling Creator Community.  100% of the profits go to charities for artist enrichment. A very special award-winning event and generous organization developed by artists for artists to help them enrich their careers.

    Burbank Airport Marriott Hotel and Convention Center 

    2500 Hollywood Way
    Burbank, CA 91505

    https://ctn-events.com/event-ctnx2022
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  10. Lizzo: The Special Tour
    Friday, November 18 - Saturday November, 19

    26 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Minneapolis singer-MC hit stardom in 2019 with her debut major label LP, Cuz I Love You, and she’s become a flat-out icon since then. Lizzo’s diva persona comes through with equal intensity whether she’s belting out uplifting soul anthems or wry, club-worthy rap bangers. Lizzo brings The Special Tour to the Kia Forum on November 18 & 19 with special guest Latto.

    Kia Forum

    3900 W. Manchester Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90304

    https://www.timeout.com/los-angeles/music/lizzo
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  11. 2022 LA Auto Show
    Saturday, November 19 - Sunday, November 27

    17.8 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Held in Los Angeles, CA — the nation’s largest luxury, performance, technology, and green auto market — the LA Auto Show is among the world’s most influential automotive events. Whether it’s new vehicle shopping, free test drives, experiencing the latest tech or exploring an assortment of customized rides and supercars, there is something for everyone at the show.

    Los Angeles Convention Center

    1201 S. Figueroa St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90007

    https://laautoshow.com/
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  12. The Nutcracker with Dudamel: Tchaikovsky & Ellington
    Friday, December 3 - Sunday, December 18

    13.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    When Dudamel last led The Nutcracker in concert with the LA Phil in 2013, the Los Angeles Times’ Mark Swed wrote the music was “irresistible” and “reinvigorated,” noting it was a rare treat to experience Tchaikovsky’s score treated as the main attraction with nuance and flow. This time Dudamel conducts the holiday favorite with a twist, when he leads both Tchaikovsky’s original as well as Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington’s swinging reimagination of the many colors and drama of the original.

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  13. Jackalope Burbank: An Indie Artisan Fair
    Saturday, December 10 - Sunday, December 11

    2.9  Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    This winter, Jackalope Holiday Artisan Fair will be featuring over 100 local, hand-selected artisans, shoppers can expect to find trendsetting indie goods. Curated goods include original fashion and jewelry design, paper goods, innovative home decor and housewares, art, photography, food, and more. This event is free and open to the public.

    Downtown Burbank

    San Fernando Blvd.
    Burbank, CA 91502

    https://www.jackalopeartfair.com/burbank
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  14. Disney on Ice: Road Trip Adventures
    Thursday, December 8 - Sunday, December 11

    14.8  Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures! This event will whisk families away on an immersive getaway chock-full of magical participatory moments. Featuring new and classic tales, this is a multi-generational experience.

    Crypto.com Arena

    1111 S. Figueroa St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90015

    https://www.disneyonice.com/road-trip-adventures/los-angeles-ca-cryptocom-arena
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  15. A Chanticleer Christmas
    Tuesday, December 13

    13.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The much-celebrated, Grammy®-winning, 12-man ensemble makes its return for a classic holiday program of a cappella choral music, presented with stunning clarity, precision, and excellence.

    Walt Disney Concert Hall

    111 S. Grand Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90009

    https://www.laphil.com/events/performances/1816/2022-12-13/a-chanticleer-christmas
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  16. L.A. County Holiday Celebration
    Saturday, December 24

    13.3  Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Presented by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, the 63rd Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration will feature music ensembles, choirs and dance companies from the many neighborhoods and cultures that make up L.A., celebrating the talent, artistry and diversity of Los Angeles County.

    Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

    135 N. Grand Ave.
    Los Angeles, CA 90012

    https://www.musiccenter.org/tickets-free-events/tmc-arts/l-a-county-holiday-celebration/
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  17. The Hollywood Sign

    7.7 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Situated on Mount Lee, The Hollywood Sign is a historical landmark and cultural icon that overlooks Hollywood and Los Angeles.

    Mt. Lee

    Mount Lee Dr
    Los Angeles, CA 90068

    https://www.hollywoodsign.org/
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  18. Hollywood Bowl

    6.5 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Since its opening in 1922, the Hollywood Bowl has been the premier destination for live music in Southern California, hosting everyone from Billie Holiday, to The Beatles, to Yo-Yo Ma under the iconic silhouette of its concentric-arched band shell.

    2301 N Highland Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90068

    https://www.hollywoodbowl.com/
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  19. Sunset Boulevard

    9.3 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Stretching from the bustle of Downtown to glamorous Malibu, Sunset Boulevard stands out as the ultimate road to fame or fortune. Or at least, that’s the dream. From scruffy clubs and neon to historic film studios and beaches, this iconic street captures the very essence of L.A.—a clash of extremes all spread out beneath the California sun.

    8358 Sunset Blvd
    West Hollywood, CA 90069

    https://www.visitcalifornia.com/uk/attraction/sunset-boulevard
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  20. Capitol Records Building

    7.3 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Capitol Records Building, also known as the Capitol Records Tower, is a 13-story tower building in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Designed by Louis Naidorf of Welton Becket Associates, it is one of the city’s landmarks.

    1750 Vine Street
    Los Angeles, CA 90028

    https://www.capitolrecords.com/#/
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  21. The Hollywood Walk of Fame

    7.4 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Hollywood Walk of Fame is an internationally-recognized Hollywood icon. With about 24 induction ceremonies annually broadcast around the world, the constant reinforcement provided to the public has made the Walk of Fame a top visitor attraction.

    Hollywood Blvd, Vine St
    Los Angeles, CA 90028

    https://walkoffame.com/
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  22. Rose Bowl Stadium

    14.7 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Rose Bowl is an American outdoor athletic stadium, located in Pasadena, California, a northeast suburb of Los Angeles. Opened in October 1922, the stadium is recognized as a National Historic Landmark and a California Historic Civil Engineering landmark.

    1001 Rose Bowl Dr
    Pasadena, CA 91103

    https://www.rosebowlstadium.com/
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  23. TCL Chinese Theatre

    7.2 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The TCL Chinese Theatre is the most iconic movie palace in the world. With over 50 events per year, including movie premieres, imprint ceremonies, and film festivals, the theatre continues to make Hollywood history every day.

    6925 Hollywood Blvd
    Hollywood, CA 90028

    http://www.tclchinesetheatres.com/
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  24. Universal Studios Hollywood

    5.5 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Find a full day of action-packed entertainment all in one place: a thrilling theme park with rides and shows, a real working movie studio, and Los Angeles’ best shops, restaurants, and cinemas can be found at CityWalk. Universal Studios Hollywood is a unique experience that’s fun for the whole family.

    100 Universal City Plaza
    Universal City, CA 91608

    https://www.universalstudioshollywood.com/web/en/us
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  25. Disneyland

    40 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Disneyland is famous for being the “Happiest Place on Earth.” Enjoy rides, entertainment, food, and fun for the entire family at this world-famous amusement park and magical destination.

    1313 Disneyland Dr
    Anaheim, CA 92802

    https://disneyland.disney.go.com/
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  26. Griffith Observatory

    12.2 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Griffith Observatory is Southern California’s gateway to the cosmos! Visitors may look through telescopes, explore exhibits, see live shows in the Samuel Oschin Planetarium, and enjoy spectacular views of Los Angeles and the Hollywood Sign.

    2800 E Observatory Rd
    Los Angeles, CA 90027

    https://griffithobservatory.org/
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  27. Rodeo Drive

    14.7 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Rodeo Drive is one of the world’s most exclusive luxury destinations, and an unparalleled hub at the intersection of luxury, fashion, and entertainment. Discover and enjoy exceptional savoir-faire, craftsmanship, and new experiences in luxury, art, and culture.

    295 Rodeo Dr
    Beverly Hills, CA 90210

    https://rodeodrive-bh.com/
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  28. Dodger Stadium

    16.3 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Dodger Stadium is a baseball stadium in the Elysian Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. It is the home stadium of Major League Baseball’s Los Angeles Dodgers. Opened in 1962, it is the oldest ballpark in MLB west of the Mississippi River, and third-oldest overall, after Fenway Park in Boston (1912) and Wrigley Field in Chicago (1914), and is the largest baseball stadium in the world by seat capacity.

    1000 Vin Scully Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90012

    https://www.mlb.com/dodgers/ballpark
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  29. Angel Stadium

    43 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Anaheim Stadium has been the home of the Angels since their move from Los Angeles following the 1965 season and seats 45,050. The stadium opened April 9, 1966, as the California Angels hosted the San Francisco Giants in an exhibition game.

    2000 Gene Autry Way
    Anaheim, CA 92806

    https://www.mlb.com/angels/ballpark
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  30. SoFi Stadium

    28.5 Miles form the Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    SoFi Stadium is an unprecedented and unparalleled sports and entertainment destination built in Inglewood, CA, by Los Angeles Rams Owner/Chairman E. Stanley Kroenke. The first indoor-outdoor stadium to be constructed, SoFi Stadium is the home of the Los Angeles Chargers and the Los Angeles Rams. The state-of-the-art stadium reimagines the fan experience and will host a variety of events year round including Super Bowl LVI in 2022, the College Football Championship Game in 2023, and the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Olympic Games in 2028. Located on the site of the former Hollywood Park racetrack, the stadium is the centerpiece of a 298-acre mixed-use development featuring retail, commercial office space, a hotel, residential units, and outdoor park spaces.

    1001 Stadium Dr
    Inglewood, CA 90301

    https://www.sofistadium.com/
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  31. Crypto.com Arena

    16.8 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Formerly the Staples Center, the Crypto.com Arena has undoubtedly developed an unrivaled reputation for excellence having established itself as the “Sports and Entertainment Center of the World.” Beginning 22 years ago with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band’s opening night concert on October 17, 1999, more than 76 million guests have come to the AEG-owned and operated Crypto.com Arena to attend a schedule of prestigious concerts, sporting events, award shows, family shows, and other major attractions, unmatched by any arena.

    111 Figueroa St
    Los Angeles, CA 90015

    https://www.cryptoarena.com/
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  32. Warner Bros. Studios

    3.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Go behind the lens and discover the secrets of movie-making magic. Warner Bros. Studios is one of the foremost motion picture and television production and post-production facilities in the industry. Explore one of the busiest working studios in Los Angeles with an expert tour guide who will take you behind the scenes of the studio that has been entertaining the world for nearly 100 years.

    3400 Warner Blvd
    Burbank, CA 91505

    https://www.wbstudiotour.com/
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  33. Paramount Pictures Studios

    9.2 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    As the longest operating and only remaining major studio in Hollywood, Paramount Pictures has been on the ground floor of every major development in film—from the advent of motion pictures, to the emergence of television, through the digital revolution. During their 100-year history, they have served as the production site for thousands of notable movies and TV shows.

    5515 Melrose Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90038

    http://www.paramountstudiotour.com/
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  34. Santa Monica Pier

    24.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

    The Santa Monica Pier symbolizes the heart of Santa Monica and is one of the most photographed locations in the world. Discover more than just a pier, it is a destination where people come together to enjoy local culture and to reconnect with the Pier’s storied past. Whether you want to take in the incredible views, ride Pacific Park’s Ferris Wheel, host an event, or enjoy another family-friendly activity, the Santa Monica Pier is at the center of it all.

    200 Santa Monica Pier
    Santa Monica, CA 90401

    https://www.santamonicapier.org/
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  35. The Grove

    10.5 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    One of Los Angeles’ favorite shopping, dining, and lifestyle destinations. Explore a mix of retail, restaurants, and entertainment in an open-air environment pulsing with style and energy. Visit with friends and family to shop, dine, and make memories under the California sun.

    189 The Grove Dr
    Los Angeles, CA 90036

    https://thegrovela.com/
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  36. The Getty

    16.3 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Getty is a cultural and philanthropic institution dedicated to the presentation, conservation, and interpretation of the world’s artistic legacy. Through the collective and individual work of its constituent programs—Getty Conservation Institute, Getty Foundation, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Getty Research Institute—Getty pursues its mission in Los Angeles and throughout the world, serving both the general interested public and a wide range of professional communities in order to promote a vital civil society through an understanding of the visual arts.

    1200 Getty Center Dr
    Los Angeles, CA 90049

    https://www.getty.edu/visit/center/
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  37. Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

    11.6 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    LACMA is the largest art museum in the western United States, with a collection of more than 147,000 objects that illuminate 6,000 years of artistic expression across the globe. Committed to showcasing a multitude of art histories, LACMA exhibits and interprets works of art from new and unexpected points of view that are informed by the region’s rich cultural heritage and diverse population.

    5905 Wilshire Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90036

    https://www.lacma.org/
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  38. The Americana at Brand

    9 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Americana at Brand is open seven days a week, 365 days a year, offering guests from near and far a shopping, dining, and entertainment experience unlike any other.

    889 Americana Way
    Glendale, CA 91210

    https://americanaatbrand.com/
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  39. Deukmejian Wilderness Park

    11 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Wilderness Park occupies a rugged 709-acre site in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains at the northernmost extremity of the City of Glendale. The site is relatively undisturbed except for an area of about 12 acres in the southern part of the property known as the Park Center area, where the historic Le Mesnager Barn, the Glendale Park Ranger Station, site parking, restrooms, picnic facilities, and walking paths are located.

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  40. Porto's Bakery

    8.8 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Porto’s Bakery is a family-owned, Cuban-American bakery. Created out of Rosa Porto’s love for sharing her wonderful cakes and pastries with friends and family, today the Porto family is still committed to using the finest ingredients from all over the world ensuring that quality remains the cornerstone of the Porto tradition. Rosa Porto passed away in 2019, but her recipes and her high standard remain, including her motto “quality is the number one ingredient in everything we do.” Visit Porto’s Bakery and experience home baking at its best.

    315 N. Brand Blvd
    Glendale, CA 91203

    https://www.portosbakery.com/
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  41. Academy Museum of Motion Pictures

    11 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is the largest museum in the United States devoted to the arts, sciences, and artists of moviemaking. Designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Renzo Piano, the Academy Museum’s seven floors feature exhibition spaces, education and special event spaces, a conservation studio, a café, and a museum store.

    6067 Wilshire Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90036

    https://www.academymuseum.org/
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  42. Downtown Los Angeles

    16 Miles from Hollywood Burbank Airport

     

    Downtown is LA’s urban center where the cutting-edge and the classic sit side-by-side. Discover exactly what you’re looking for, from culture, music and nightlife, to the perfect hotel that matches your taste and style.

    600 Wilshire Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90017

    https://downtownla.com/
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