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Hotels by Universal Studios Hollywood
Guests staying at Beverly Garland can enjoy a fun-filled day at Universal Studios Hollywood, one of the most famous Hollywood theme parks in Southern California. Home to Hollywood's movie production industry, Universal Studios features amazing Hollywood inspired roller coaster rides including Jurassic Park: The Ride, House of Horrors, Revenge of the Mummy, Terminator 2:3D and much more. Visitors can soon experience the new Transformers 3-D ride, which is debuting this spring on May 25, 2012. Universal Studios Hollywood is The Entertainment Capital of L.A. Featuring thrilling theme park rides, incredible shows and tours, a real working movie studio and some of Los Angeles' best shops, restaurants and cinemas at CityWalk, Universal Studios Hollywood is located less than one mile away and provides a unique experience that's fun for the whole family.
While visiting Universal Studios, tourists and locals can also get a chance to go behind the scenes of real life movie studios, where well-known movies are produced & directed. Moreover, Universal Studios offers a wide variety of dining choices suitable for any appetite and budget, as it is conveniently located by Universal CityWalk, a three-block shopping and dining center. After a long, enjoyable day at Universal Studios Park, let yourself unwind and relax at Beverly Garland hotel. As a guest at our hotel in North Hollywood, don't forget to ask about our Universal Getaway packages for the hottest deals and discount prices to Universal Studios.
Hotel near Gibson Amphitheatre
Beverly Garland is located in the heart of Hollywood, CA where guests can enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Hollywood sign and enjoy the live entertainment from nearby theatres including Grauman's Chinese New Theatre, Gibson Amphitheater, Kodak Theatre and much more. Many concerts, award shows, Broadway productions and events have been hosted at these famous amphitheatres. The Gibson Amphitheatre is located in Hollywood at Universal City Walk just a few miles away from North Hollywood hotel, Beverly Garland. This indoor venue seats 6,300 event-goers and is famous for featuring the hottest stars and music legends. So if you're staying at Beverly Garland, then check out some upcoming concerts held at the Gibson Amphitheatre.
Hotels near Hollywood Bowl
When you visit Hollywood, don't miss out on the upcoming concerts, music festivals, and jazz festivals performed at the Hollywood Bowl near Beverly Garland. The Hollywood Bowl is a world-renowned outdoor amphitheater where many concerts, jazz festivals and music performances are held year-round. Astoundingly, this venue seats approximately 18,000 people, making it the largest natural amphitheater in the country and is located 3.5 miles away from Beverly Garland. The Bowl features the biggest names in music and during the summer it is home to the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. The famous Los Angeles Philharmonic is presented during the summer season between July and September. So the next time you plan a weekend trip or romantic getaway to Hollywood, make sure to book your stay at a hotel near Hollywood Bowl and enjoy the live entertainment and music performed by various legendary artists.
Interesting Things To Do
Date posted: 05/14/2013
From Memorial Day to Labor Day, the Beverly Garland will be playing movies outdoor by the pool for hotel guests on a nightly basis at sundown at the Dive-in Movie.
Date posted: 05/03/2013
While it is a sad but true fact that Los Angeles has no professional football team (currently, at least), we are lucky enough to have many other professional sports teams to be proud of! The Los Angeles Dodgers are just one of many pro teams in the City of Angels...
Date posted: 04/15/2013
Running sucks. At least it does for the citizens running in the Vampire 5k Run. If you are going to be spending some time in any of the Los Angeles hotels near Hollywood this fall, consider checking out this one of a kind event. Just be careful not to get bit!
Date posted: 04/01/2013
With the coming of April and spring, the NoHo Dine-Out Friday Nights is returning to North Hollywood! We’re kicking off the 2013 season on Friday, April 5 at 11458 Burbank Boulevard, west of Lankershim next to the Twins Palms Apartment in the parking lot. Dine-Out is your stop on Friday night for...
Date posted: 03/14/2013
The 5th Annual Los Angeles Beer Festival will be held next month for a day filled with beer, food and music. Dozens of international and domestic beers will be available to enjoy, along with LA’s most popular foodtrucks and two amazing bands. Those staying in hotels around Paramount Studios can...
Date posted: 03/07/2013
If you’re looking for a way to spend a great night in Los Angeles, come see Divorce Party the Musical at the El Portal Theater in North Hollywood! From the producer who brought you the off-Broadway hit “Menopause the Musical” comes a hilarious story celebrating the self. Those staying in hotels...
Date posted: 02/27/2013
There’s never a dull moment when you’re a tourist or even a local in Los Angeles! The city has so much fun nightlife to offer and many spots right near North Hollywood so if you are staying in hotels close to Hollywood you won’t have to travel far. Here are some of our picks for best...
Date posted: 02/04/2013
Los Angeles is a city known for its diverse and vast arts community. North Hollywood even has its own Arts District, and one of its biggest art components is a budding theater scene. February is a great month to check out some of North Hollywood’s biggest theater productions. Just a few are...
Date posted: 01/14/2013
Are you looking for a unique way to explore Los Angeles? The Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunt is a great way to discover the sights of different parts of Los Angeles. The company has created over 20 different tours of all areas, including Santa Monica, the Getty, Hollywood, LACMA and so much more.
Date posted: 01/10/2013
Have you visited Griffith Observatory yet? If you are staying in hotels near Hollywood CA, the museum is a great educational stop if you have a few hours in the late afternoon or evening. The observatory is an icon of Los Angeles, one of Southern California’s most popular attractions and a leader...
Date posted: 12/07/2012
If you’re staying in Los Angeles taking advantage of holiday vacation specials, there are plenty of unique and fun ways to celebrate the season. The North Hollywood area in particular has a 1920s burlesque show to transport you back to the 1920s, and you can laugh in the New Year at the Ha Ha...
Date posted: 12/03/2012
Are you spending the holidays this year in hotels near Beverly Hills? If so, you’ll be able to experience a winter wonderland right here in Los Angeles in the famous Golden Triangle. Beverly Hills will host is very own ice rink, holiday music, extended hours and gifts from certain stores and...
Date posted: 11/26/2012
The holidays are a great time to be in the city of Angels! Some of the best places to stay are hotels close to Universal Studios, as the park completely changes for the season. Both Universal Studios and City Walk will have holiday festivities to help your family get into the spirit of the season.
Date posted: 11/14/2012
Are you spending your weekend in hotels in Hollywood? This weekend the Beverly Garland hotel is hosting the 10th Annual International Student Film Festival. The festival gives student filmmakers from all over the globe the opportunity to network with film industry leaders and gain recognition...
Date posted: 10/16/2012
If you are spending the beginning of the holiday season in Los Angeles, taking advantage of Hollywood vacation hotel specials, there is a great film festival happening especially for film aficionados. The AFI Film Festival is the only free film festival of its prestige in Hollywood.
Date posted: 10/03/2012
This year for the first time ever, downtown Los Angeles will be hosting TWO haunted houses! Now is the time to take advantage of Hollywood vacation hotel deals. You can experience Halloween from the mind of Hollywood producers at the Blumhouse of Horrors or New York’s famous Blackout Haunted...
Date posted: 09/18/2012
Those staying in Hollywood hotel rooms this Halloween have the opportunity to get scared at Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios! This year there are six mazes, a zombie Terror Tram, four Scare Zones, four rides and a show to get your blood boiling...
Date posted: 09/14/2012
If you are spending Halloween in hotels around Hollywood CA, there are plenty of spooky events going on! The Old Zoo at Griffith Park is once again putting on the Haunted Hayride for the fourth year. This year, the hayride trail has been extended for brand new scenes or horror from all...
Date posted: 08/07/2012
If you’re looking for a true Los Angeles experience, see a show at the Hollywood Bowl this summer. The Hollywood Bowl is a unique venue that places concert-goers in the middle of the forest so that you can enjoy music under the moon and stars. It is the largest natural outdoor amphitheater in the...
Date posted: 08/02/2012
It may already be August, but there’s still time for some outdoor summer fun in Los Angeles! If you’re staying in Hollywood CA hotels, you should enjoy the great weather by attending an outdoor concert or movie. Below are the details for some great events happening this month!
Date posted: 07/23/2012
Do you want to expose your kids to great literary influences? If you’re staying in hotels in Hollywood CA, check out Free Shakespeare Festival Thursdays through Sundays at Griffith Park. The Independent Shakespeare Company (ISC) started performing “A Winter’s Tale,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”...
Date posted: 07/16/2012
If you are lucky enough to be spending your summer in hotels around Universal Studios there are plenty of summer events nearby to keep you occupied. With the amazing summer weather, Los Angeles is the perfect host of outdoor summer concerts. Levitt LA is the proud host of 50 free concerts at...
Date posted: 06/19/2012
Are you ready to JAM this summer? You can get motivated at the Ford Theatres in Hollywood, along with many other locations in Los Angeles this summer! Jazzed and Motivated Sessions are all about getting people active in the arts. It’s a great way to connect with your friends and community as...
Date posted: 06/06/2012
Prepare for the greatest battle you’ll ever ride! Universal Studio’s new 3D Transformers ride officially opened to the public Memorial Day weekend. The ride is now located where “Backdraft” pyrotechnics and the special effects stage closed down last year. The ride is described as a...
Date posted: 05/15/2012
Now in its 18th year, the Los Angeles Film Festival is a world-class event showcasing the best in new American and international cinema. Presented by the Los Angeles Times, the LA Film Festival is the largest in Southern California. This year brings more than 200 feature films, shorts and music...
Date posted: 05/02/2012
Summer means great weather in Los Angeles, and what better time to catch up on some favorite movies? Street Food Cinema will help you out by screening movies outdoors with food trucks and live music every Saturday from May 26 to September 1st. This series is based in Exposition Park throughout the..
Date posted: 04/27/2012
If you’re staying at one of the hotels by Universal Studios Hollywood, you can attend one of the many fun events happening this May! Read below for information on a play, a relay for cancer and an art gallery opening this month!
Date posted: 04/10/2012
If you’re staying in hotels near Universal Studios, look no further than Universal Citywalk for nightlife and entertainment! At Universal CityWalk you are certain to have a great night with live movies, comedy clubs, indoor skydiving, shopping, dining and much more in one place. There are more...
Date posted: 03/27/2012
The Road Theatre Company is a central part of the North Hollywood arts community. The venue is now playing Theresa Rebeck’s “The Water’s Edge.” The play is a touching family drama about loss, grief and revenge with a shocking twist. If you’re staying in a hotel near Gibson Amphitheatre, be sure...
Date posted: 03/12/2012
Food trucks are a well-known staple of Southern California, especially Los Angeles. Residents of North Hollywood and those staying in a hotel near the Gibson Amphitheatre can visit a weekly food truck festival right in their backyard on Fridays from 5pm to 8pm. The festival features jewelry...
Date posted: 02/07/2012
Universal Studios is home to the ultimate Hollywood experience, a location that kids and adults alike will enjoy. It features thrilling theme park rides, shows, movie studios and the finest Los Angeles shops, restaurants and cinemas. With so much to offer, the whole family will enjoy Universal...
Date posted: 01/06/2012
Have you been craving some great Japanese cuisine? You’re in luck! Universal City is hosting the Japanese Food & Sake Collection 2012 on Sunday, January 29. The event will take place at the Hilton Hotel Sierra Ballroom in the Lobby. Guests can win prizes such as airline tickets to Japan...
Date posted: 12/08/2011
Tony Award-winning musical Wicked returns to the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood and runs until January 29, 2012. The play is based on the book Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire, and it is basically a prequel to the famous 1939 film The Wizard of Oz...
Date posted: 11/01/2011
Are you spending some part of the holiday season in Los Angeles? Even though the weather is sunny even during winter, you’ll still be able to participate in the holiday tradition of ice skating. Downtown Los Angeles’ own Pershing Square is hosting the 14th annual Downtown on Ice from November 17...
Date posted: 10/19/2011
Put some green into your Halloween spirit this year at the Green Festival! If you’ll be in Los Angeles for Halloween, be sure to check out the Green Festival on October 29 & 30 for a walk through of a sustainable community.
Date posted: 09/07/2011
If you’ll be in sunny Los Angeles this summer, be sure to check out North America’s largest country fair in Pomona, the Los Angeles County Fair! The fair is being held from September 3 to October 2 Wednesdays through Sundays. Prepare for a weekend full of fun, rides, food and more!
Date posted: 08/08/2011
To celebrate the 100th birthday of Lucille Ball and the 60th anniversary of the iconic television show I Love Lucy, the Hollywood Museum in North Hollywood is opening up a fantastic exhibit for Lucy lovers all around! This exhibit that celebrates two big milestones in the Queen of Comedy’s life...
Date posted: 07/14/2011
Celebrate Japanese culture and community in Little Tokyo from August 13 until August 21. The 71st Annual Nisei Week Japanese Festival draws over 50,000 people from all over the world to join together and commemorate all things Japanese. The word “Nisei” translates to “2nd generation”...
Date posted: 06/14/2011
Join Angelenos as they celebrate the 10th annual Bastille Day LA Festival in the heart of Los Angeles, right near Dodgers Stadium. This iconic celebration will be full of French gastronomic delicacies, numerous activities, and fun live entertainment.
Date posted: 05/04/2011
The best wine event in California is back! The Los Angeles WineFest received incredible reviews last year and it now returns with an even bigger lineup of festivities. Southern California is the biggest wine market in the nation and WineFest remains the largest consumer wine festival...
Date posted: 04/05/2011
The Hollywood and Highland Center is giving visitors a glimpse into the imagination of Leonardo Da Vinci in a 10,000 square feet interactive exhibit filled the artist’s greatest designs, inventions and works of art.
Date posted: 01/28/2011
The biggest party of the NBA All-Star weekend will be taking place at The Kress in Hollywood.
Date posted: 12/05/2010
Tony Award-winner John Lithgow doesn’t tell you the story of his life, but the Stories of his life, in his one-man show at Mark Taper Forum at the Music Center in Los Angeles.
Date posted: 11/14/2010
The HaHa Cafe Comedy Club will be hosting one of the hottest all-headliner shows in Los Angeles for New Year’s Eve.
Date posted: 10/04/2010
Lythgoe Family Productions will be presenting their modern musical extravaganza like a stylish traditional London Christmas Panto.
Date posted: 09/27/2010
The 2010 debut of the Hollywood Xpo will be held in Universal City from October 15 through October 17. This multimedia popular culture convention focuses on science fiction, fantasy and horror, comics, literature, art, music, film, TV and online entertainment.
Date posted: 08/20/2010
The week-long Angel City Jazz Festival begins on Saturday, October 2, and will be held at various famous concert and performance venues throughout the Greater Los Angeles area.
Date posted: 07/02/2010
On Friday, October 1, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers will be performing at the Hollywood Bowl. The show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Date posted: 06/30/2010
Join Adam Carolla and Jimmy Kimmel for the 9th Annual Feast of San Gennaro at Highland Avenue just south of Hollywood Boulevard.
Date posted: 05/01/2010
The annual Burbank International Film Festival is a week-long event that celebrates the city's rich cinematic and motion picture history.
Date posted: 03/28/2010
On Monday, April 12, at 11:30 a.m. Academy Award-winning actor Russell Crowe will be honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Date posted: 02/20/2010
On Thursday, March 25, L.A. Weekly & Goldenvoice present She & Him with the Living Sisters at the El Rey Theatre.
Date posted: 01/17/2010
Renoir in the 20th Century focuses on the last thirty years of Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s illustrious career. It will be on display at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art from February 14 until May 9.
Date posted: 12/29/2009
On Saturday Jan. 30 Operation USA will take over Cinespace in Hollywood from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. to raise money for Haitian earthquake relief.
Date posted: 11/14/2009
On Dec. 19 all the way through to Dec. 31 Grinchmas time is coming to Universal Studios as Hollywood celebrates the holiday season with a traditional white Christmas and an excitingly untraditional green Grinch, fresh fluffy snow