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November 2-4, 2020
Los Angeles, CA

Local Attractions


After the educational sessions conclude each day, don't miss an opportunity to experience all Los Angeles has to offer.



Indoor/Outdoor entertainment complex featuring over 20 restaurants and clubs, an entertainment museum, a movie theatre and a bowling alley. This is a convenient place for a nice dinner and entertainment after an event at Staples Center, or after a day at the Convention Center. Microsoft Plaza is a large open space where featured events are hosted on occasion.

Admission: Free + Options
Address: 800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles 90015


The GRAMMY Museum
Entertainment museum containing over two dozen exhibits that feature music that has been honored by the prestigious GRAMMY Awards, spanning many genres and generations. [L.A. LIVE]

Admission: Ticketed
Address: 800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles 90015


Lucky Strike
A restaurant / club that features bowling lanes. [L.A. LIVE]

Admission: Store/Shop/Mall
Address: 800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles 90015


Conga Room
Restaurant that features live salsa and Latin music. [L.A. LIVE]

Admission: By Reservation
Address: 800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles 90015


The Novo
Indoor event venue for shows and live entertainment. You can view a calendar of events to see what's coming up. This venue has a capacity of 2300. [L.A. LIVE]

Admission: By Reservation
Address: 800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles 90015


Microsoft Theater
[formerly Nokia Theatre] - Indoor event venue for concerts and live entertainment. This venue has a capacity of 7100, and is larger than nearby Club Nokia. [L.A. LIVE]

Admission: Ticketed
Address: 777 Chick Hearn Court, Los Angeles 90015


Staples Center
A venue for large events, such as concerts, sporting events, shows and plays. The grounds are visually attractive, especially on nights when the building is illuminated. However, the inside of the building is not open for tours or visiting, although some guided tours stop at Staples Center so tourists can take pictures of the statues in front, and also visit L.A. LIVE across the street (on the other side of Chick Hearn Court).

Staples Center is home to many famous Los Angeles sports teams:

  •     Los Angeles Sparks - Women's Basketball.
  •     Los Angeles Lakers - Men's Basketball.
  •     Los Angeles Clippers - Men's Basketball.
  •     Los Angeles Kings - Ice Hockey.

Admission: Ticketed
Address: 1111 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles 90015


L.A. Convention Center
A large exhibition center that is the location for many conventions, trade shows and exhibits. The building is open for events, but there are no tours and really nothing to see inside except the exhibitions.

Admission: Varies by event
Address: 1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles 90015


7th Street Metro Train Station
A major hub that services the Red, Blue, Purple and Expo Metro rail lines, connecting downtown L.A. to Culver City, Long Beach, Koreatown, Hollywood Boulevard and Universal Studios. This station is about a 5-minute walk from L.A. LIVE and Staples Center, or about a 10-minute walk from the Convention Center.

Admission: Ticketed
Address: 7th Street/Metro Center, Los Angeles 90017