Things to do in L.A.

Have you planned your itinerary yet? This year’s conference location is close to all sorts of fun things to do. Here are some ideas to make the best of your downtime in Los Angeles.

Dining at the hotel and nearby

There are several options for dining at the Westin:
(all including vegetarian and vegan options)

  • LA Prime
  • Lakeview Bistro
  • Lobby Court
  • BonaVista Lounge
  • Bonaventure Brewing Co.
  • Starbucks Bonaventure

There are numerous restaurants located nearby:
(Has *vegetarian and **vegan options)

Casual dining or quick bites:

Other restaurants:

Things to see and do

The hotel is located one mile from the STAPLES Center, L.A. Live, Microsoft Theatre and the Grammy Museum. It’s a short walk to the 7th Street Metro Center station (0.3 miles), which can take you to these destinations and others:

  • Chinatown
  • Disneyland   *Check back March 19 for discounted tickets for conference attendees
  • Hollywood
  • Santa Monica Pier
  • Huntington Beach
  • Long Beach
  • Union Station

Some other nearby attractions:

  • Macy’s (0.2 mile)
  • OUE Skyspace (0.2 mile)
  • The Last Bookstore (0.5 mile)
  • Angels Flight Railway (0.6 mile)
  • The Music Center (0.6 mile)
  • The Broad Contemporary Museum (0.6 mile)
  • Walt Disney Concert Hall (0.6 mile)
  • Museum of Contemporary Art (0.67 mile)
  • The Bradbury Building (0.7 mile)
  • Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels (1.0 mile)
  • Little Tokyo (1.2 miles)
  • Angel City Brewery (1.5 miles)
  • LA Fashion District (1.6 miles)
  • Dodger Stadium (2 miles)

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