Activities

The Broad

The Broad The Broad is a new contemporary art museum founded by philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles. The museum is designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro in collaboration with Gensler and offers free general admission. The museum is home...

Wisdom Tree Hike

Weekend Hike: The Wisdom Tree A rugged three mile out-and-back in the newest section of Griffith Park. This trail features relentless ascents and tremendous views of Griffith Park, heading to a unique lone tree. The trail then traverses a ridge east toward Cahuenga Peak with an even more...

Weekend Adventure: Potato Chip Rock!

Weekend Hike: Potato Chip Rock! Potato Chip Rock is located at the peak of Mount Woodson in Poway, California. Recently, the hike has become popular due hikers posting creative images on Facebook and Instagram. The hike is approximately 8 miles roundtrip, and during the summer months,...

Weekend Getaway: Fall in Aspen

While Aspen, Colorado is known as a travel destination frequented by the rich and famous, many of Aspen’s visitors know this beautiful Colorado mountain town for its extensive mix of arts programs, cultural events, and cosmopolitan nightlife. What’s more, Aspen has a variety of restaurants, shopping, lodging and nightlife...

Japanese Gardens at Lake Balboa

JAPANESE GARDENS AT LAKE BALBOA   In the midst of the busy San Fernando Valley lies an oasis – a 6 1/2 acre garden, which features three gardens in one. As one enters The Japanese Garden, designed by Doctor Koichi Kawana, there is a dry Zen meditation...

EL MATADOR BEACH

Small, beautiful and dominated by rocky outcrops, El Matador looks not unlike a European beach. Six miles north of Malibu and 25 miles from Santa Monica, it's past just past Leo Carrillo Beach, accessible via a steep gravelly path. Wear shoes and don't bring too...

4th of July Fireworks!

The Wilshire Country Club’s truly amazing fireworks are scheduled for Monday evening July 4th at 9pm. One of the real treats in Hancock Park are the wonderful 4th of July fireworks offered every year by The Wilshire Country Club. The corner of Wilcox and Rosewood has an excellent view of...

Weekend Adventure: Kayak the Santa Cruz Sea Caves

Weekend Adventure: Kayak the Santa Cruz Sea Caves! While most people know about Santa Catalina Island, many people are unaware about the beautiful Channel Islands just north of LA. Santa Cruz Island in particular is known for having breathtaking sea caves; in fact one of the largest sea caves in the world,...