Tag Archives: downtown LA destinations & attractions

Glide into the Holiday Spirit at Downtown On Ice

Discover LA by Metro:
Family Fun, Date Night, Noon Break — Time for Festive Mood at Pershing Square off Red/Purple Lines

If you’re like everyone else during holiday season, you need a break from too much eating, shopping, and general stress. When the kids start getting restless or you just can’t stand one more crowded mall, hop on the Metro for a once-a-year winter wonderland break at Downtown On Ice.
Many free festive events and holiday-themed concerts are offered in addition to the skating, through January 16, 2012.

Downtown On Ice is at Pershing Square, a stop on the Metro Red/Purple Lines. So hop on the Metro and celebrate! Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Public Transportation, Red/Purple Line Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spirited Halloween LA Style – Historic Dia de Los Muertos

Discover LA by Metro:
Olvera Street Hosts Spirited Fiesta – through Nov. 2

Calacas (skeletons) are dancing through Olvera Street in Downtown Los Angeles in celebration of Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead ) – a Mexican cultural holiday honoring ancestors and departed relatives.

Olvera Street is across from Union Station, a stop on the Metro Red/Purple and Gold Lines. So hop on the Metro and celebrate! Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cultural Festivals | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

CicLAvia Rolled Along Smoothly Oct. 9, 2011

Discover LA by Metro:
A Great Day for a Sunday Stroll – and Roll

It was a typical picture-perfect LA day. And a ten mile stretch of streets going through Downtown was packed – with cheerful Angelenos, all out of their cars enjoying the city on foot or wheels.

Stroll along with us on the 3rd CicLAvia and experience LA without cars. Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Civic Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment