Things We Love to Do in Burbank
We don’t just work here, we live and play here, too. These are some of our favorite spots you won’t want to miss while you’re in town. We’ve highlighted a few well-known attractions as well as a couple of local gems you may not have heard about, but we think are well worth a visit. Need more hints about where to go and what to do? Just ask! We’d love to give you the inside scoop.
More than just a working studio, Universal is a full-fledged theme park. Take amazing tours, jump on rides, and see tapings of your favorite shows.
Be a part of the studio audience for some of your favorite shows: The Big Bang Theory, Conan, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Mentalist, Mike & Molly, and more! Plus, take a VIP tour to get a real look behind the scenes.
Burbank Town Center
Burbank Town Center is nestled in downtown Burbank which is just a few miles northeast of Hollywood and known as the “Media Capital of the World”. Burbank is home to Walt Disney, Warner Bros. Studios. Our outdoor shops, restaurants and movie areas are complemented by our spectacular, three-level indoor mall, with its dramatic dome towering over Center Court. The mall offers a vast array of choices where you can shop, eat and play!
See your favorite celebs’ stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! And don’t forget to check out the famous Egyptian and Chinese theaters!
No trip to LA would be complete without a good look at the iconic Hollywood sign. You can’t hike up to the sign, but a good photo is a must.
Hard to believe you can find a park this beautiful in the middle of a major city. Great views, hiking, horses, and plenty of room to spread out a picnic blanket.
10 Years – Bravo Gustavo! Dudamel Conducts RachmaninoffJul 18, 2019 8:00 pm — Jul 18, 2019 10:30 pm
To celebrate his ten years in L.A., Gustavo Dudamel conducts a special anniversary concert complete with fireworks. It’s an evening of music from the golden age of Hollywood, topped off with Rachmaninoff’s lush Third Piano Concerto. Here’s to a decade of Dudamel! Learn more.
Dudamel Conducts Mahler’s 2ndJul 23, 2019 8:00 pm — Jul 23, 2019 10:30 pm
Beginning with an intense scene of a hero’s funeral, Mahler’s huge Second Symphony transports us on a remarkable journey, delving deep into life and death from every possible perspective, from terrifying to transcendent. As Beethoven did in his Ninth, Mahler adds voices near the end, barely audible at first, but then ringing out along with massive orchestral forces in a towering climax, as the soul is raised into immortality. Learn more.
Dudamel & Yuja WangJul 25, 2019 8:00 pm — Jul 25, 2019 10:30 pm
The astonishing pianism of Yuja Wang joined with Dudamel and the LA Phil is just the combustible mixture needed for Adams’ latest piano concerto. Learn more.
Beethoven, Bruch, and BrahmsJul 30, 2019 8:00 pm — Jul 30, 2019 10:30 pm
A very special treat this season is the opportunity to experience the brilliant Budapest Festival Orchestra under its acclaimed founder, Iván Fischer, particularly in the powerful Brahms First. Learn more.