Up on the Roof, catch a Movie

Sunsets and movies. It’s what Los Angeles does best. But for years, movie watchers were condemned to darkened rooms lit only by the screen and a few obnoxious cell phones. It wasn’t always so. There was a time when people watched films from their cars, enjoying to some extent being out of doors on warm evenings. Drive-ins are all but gone now but a new … Continue reading Up on the Roof, catch a Movie

Chinese Actor Dreams Of Hollywood

Anson Chen has what it takes to make it as an actor in Hollywood:  good looks, a winning smile and deft, creative skills. Fluent in both Mandarin and English, the Chinese model turned actor is the full package – writing scripts to produce, direct and star in. Now more than ever, Chen feels is the time to make his impressive debut into Hollywood movies and … Continue reading Chinese Actor Dreams Of Hollywood

ELF on a Rooftop

Rooftop Cinema Club’s viewing of Holiday classic, Elf, played to a sold out crowd! Located in Downtown LA’s LEVEL, the rooftop set the perfect scene for a winter viewing of a holiday classic.  The venue was decorated with a holiday spin, complete with a giant-sized stocking and faux snow on the ground. Only in Los Angeles would it be possible to watch a holiday movie … Continue reading ELF on a Rooftop

Kandy for Hollywood’s Halloween Dream

Lions, and tigresses, and baristas, oh my! This year we celebrated an over-the-top, dazzling Halloween experience at the Kandy Halloween Party, produced by Karma International. After securing VIP wristbands, we were whisked through ultra-tight security, into a whimsically spooktacular Halloween delight greeted by a daredevil clown on stilts, tinged-green little people, and step-and-repeat heaven! Hollywood’s top production and set designers imaginatively curated haunted themes across … Continue reading Kandy for Hollywood’s Halloween Dream

Memorable Restaurants to Impress Your Date in LA

Los Angeles is not short on places to wow your date and experience a memorable meal. Try one of our favorite spots to impress your loved one. We broke this down to what you need to know – what to sip, order, share, savor, and what not to miss. Inko Nito in Downtown LA Arts District For a sensational interactive dinner, sit at the bar and … Continue reading Memorable Restaurants to Impress Your Date in LA

Tyra Banks celebrates the launch of America’s Next Top Model mobile game app

At the Avalon in Hollywood, guests came out to celebrate Tyra Bank’s new America’s Next Top Model Game app, now downloadable for free. Fans can join The Fierce One as she brings her talents to the mobile screen to let users define their style while traveling the world, mastering the runway, and ultimately becoming America’s Next Top Model. The game app was developed by Ace … Continue reading Tyra Banks celebrates the launch of America’s Next Top Model mobile game app

Enjoy A Flick Below (And Above) The Stars with the Rooftop Cinema Club

We hopped out of our Lyft in the heart of Hollywood, and walked into an empty theater. An attendant directed us up five flights of stairs attached to the side of the building. At the top- a moment of hesitation, and then we were drawn in by the soft thump of bass through the metal chain fence, where we found the most unlikely of movie … Continue reading Enjoy A Flick Below (And Above) The Stars with the Rooftop Cinema Club

A Memorable & Meaningful Oscar Night at City Gala by Founder, Ryan Long

The 2018 City Gala, held at Universal Studios Hollywood™, celebrated the 90th annual Academy Awards with an elegance, glamour, and heart.  An impressive 90 ft. red carpet welcomed guests – where one couldn’t help but notice elaborate gowns, shining crowns, and television and film stars galore.  Walking along this prestigious entryway, I spotted shining pageant queens and artists with intricate headdresses interspersed among Hollywood elite, like … Continue reading A Memorable & Meaningful Oscar Night at City Gala by Founder, Ryan Long

St. Patty’s Day – “The Hollywood Crawl of Fame”

It has been some time since I have heard of a real St. Patty’s Day Crawl in LA, but with our city comes not only quality whiskey, but Hollywood Historic venues to imbibe. On March 17, 2018 MiniBar Hollywood will be leading the second “Hollywood Crawl of Fame”, a St. Patrick’s Day Parade through Hollywood. Attendees will celebrate the special holiday by enjoying premium signature cocktails … Continue reading St. Patty’s Day – “The Hollywood Crawl of Fame”

The Pikey, your Hollywood pub

One of the best Thanksgiving dinners I experienced in LA was at The Pikey in the heart of Hollywood. No family and no plans found me in 2013 at my nearby U.K-style gastropub curious to sample their Thanksgiving feast, a generous plate of fancy vegetables, stuffing, potatoes, and a gigantic turkey leg.  It did not disappoint, nor does any night you visit for their cocktails … Continue reading The Pikey, your Hollywood pub