Things To Do
Whether you’re seeking a blissfully romantic weekend, a family trip of a lifetime or an event to remember, Beverly Hills offers countless experiences to add to your southern California vacation. Explore the city’s annual signature events which include the bi-annual Beverly Hills artSHOW in Beverly Gardens Park, the Rodeo Drive Holiday Lighting Ceremony and a Concours d’Elegance show on Rodeo Drive.
The city’s list of things to do doesn’t end with the signature events, they’re just the beginning! Enjoy live theatre at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, summertime Concerts on Canon in Beverly Canon Gardens, relaxing spa experiences and admire memorabilia from over 100 years of history. Here, you’ll find culture, luxury and fun all in one city.
The City of Beverly Hills, nestled within Los Angeles, stands as a symbol of luxury with its Forbes Five Star hotels and celebrity residents. It is a destination you don’t want to miss! Our city spans 5.7 square miles and has gained global recognition. Following is a first timer’s guide of Beverly Hills for everything you need to know for your visit.
Have you noticed plaques around the city labeled “Golden Shield”? In 2019, the Cultural Heritage Commission and the City Council created the Golden Shield Cultural Recognition Program to honor buildings, sites and entities, including long-standing local businesses or organizations, that contribute to the community’s rich history and culture.
Picture this, you're walking down iconic Rodeo Drive when suddenly you spot a famous face you've seen on the big screen. Whether you're in Beverly Hills for a week or the day, it's always fun to spot a celebrity and take the story back home from that time you were in the 90210. So, where do the celebrities and influencers hang out in the city? What spots do celebrities frequent? While it's not a guarantee, here are some spots known to be loved by the rich and famous.
The Beverly Hills Conference and Visitors Bureau debuts its short film, “The Love Letter,” celebrating the legendary destination with visual and oral storytelling. The film provides a then-and-now reflection of Beverly Hills’ luxurious and star-studded heritage, taking viewers on a captivating journey through the nearly 6-square-mile city’s 100+ year history and how it continues to influence culture, fashion, art and beauty today.
The Rodeo Collection is located in the 400 block of North Rodeo Drive, in the heart of the Beverly Hills Golden Triangle. Enjoy a breathtaking assortment of some of the most unique and high-end boutiques in the world, as well as world-renowned salons.
April 24 marks the anniversary of the election that kept Beverly Hills an independent city. By guest author, Carole Dixon
Apparently, the gateway to one of the world’s most famous cities. Whether you are visiting the City of Beverly Hills for the first time or passing by for the hundredth, the iconic steel shield signs are the enduringly familiar silent gatekeepers to the town. By guest author, Carole Dixon
This serene strip of South Santa Monica Boulevard west of Wilshire Boulevard to Moreno Drive is often over-looked but it holds some of the most interesting and enduring small businesses in the city. From a caviar shop to beauty, boutiques, mom and pop restaurants or a world-class art gallery can all be found here off-the-beaten Beverly Hills path. by guest author, Carole Dixon
Spring and summer weddings are perineal favorites, but with an incredible Mediterranean-like climate and plenty of outdoor venues, Beverly Hills has become a four seasons destination for nuptials from January to December, with celebrations ranging from intimate alfresco gatherings to ballroom extravaganzas. Here are some of the top places around town to tie-the knot in style. by guest author, Carole Dixon
Spring symbolizes new beginnings and a return to a technicolor world. Jacarandas blossom in bursts of purple hues and the air feels clear and bright. Whether you are seeking a more vibrant environment or some time to relax and rejuvenate, Beverly Hills embraces a lifestyle that inspires everyone to be their best self. Plan your visit today! View our spring video and the locations featured.
Beverly Hills landmarks, restaurants and hotels have been featured in countless blockbuster movies and television shows throughout the years. From hit television shows including Entourage to iconic films such as Beverly Hills Cop, the city is home to many spots that have been showcased on film.
The crown jewel of the Golden Triangle, Beverly Hills' central business and shopping district, Two Rodeo Drive is a world-renowned luxury shopping, restaurant and lifestyle destination. Here you'll find the opulent storefronts of Tiffany & Co., Versace, Jimmy Choo, Lanvin, Breguet and other iconic designers, as well as high-end dining. Inspired by luxe European shopping districts, the elegantly curved street is adorned with cobblestones, romantic archways and bubbling fountains. A favorite haunt of celebrities and locals, Two Rodeo embodies all that glitters in Beverly Hills.
Beverly Hills turned 100 years old in 2014. One of the key accomplishments achieved in celebration of this momentous occasion was the re-creation of the Lily Pond in Beverly Gardens Park in front of the famous Beverly Hills Sign. Originally built in 1907, the lily pond served as an early Beverly Hills landmark and one of the first major features of Beverly Gardens Park. In the mid-1970s the lily pond was removed and the site was replaced with grass. However, the Beverly Hills Sign remained and over the next few decades, it remained a landmark of the city and continued to draw thousands ...
While Rodeo Drive is famous for its renowned fashion houses and one-of-a-kind boutiques, one of its rare and exclusive attractions is the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style. Introduced in 2003, the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style honors legends in the worlds of fashion and entertainment, with past recipients such as Giorgio Armani, Tom Ford, Gianni & Donatella Versace, Manolo Blahnik and others. Similar to the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, recipients of the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style are presented with a bronzed plaque that features a personal quote and their signature, which is then embedded into the sid...
Superb dining options, top-notch hotels, the sweetest treats and scores of boutiques from the best brands are just a few things that make Beverly Hills a premier destination, year-round. But what makes the city even more special are its signature events and promotions. From priceless car shows, art festivals and pet parades to holiday celebrations, farmers markets and outdoor concerts, Beverly Hills gives everyone a great reason to visit.
Not only is Beverly Hills centrally located to Southern California’s major family attractions like Universal Studios, Disneyland and Los Angeles’ most popular beaches, but the city also offers enjoyable outdoor activities, a variety of kid-friendly dining options and family tours and programs all within a walkable 6 square miles. Whether you’re traveling with young children or teenagers, there is something fun and exciting for everyone in Beverly Hills.
When it comes to spa and beauty services, Beverly Hills has it all whether you prefer a day-long, custom body and facial treatment with gemstones and caviar or a quick 30-minute foot massage with hydrating exotic oils. From five-star spas located in the best hotels to medical spas, or boutique locations off the beaten path, Beverly Hills offers a fabulous selection of spa and salon services and locations sure to rejuvenate your mind, body and soul.
One step into Beverly Hills and you will likely see a new Lamborghini or classic Ferrari coasting along its famed streets. If you aren’t planning on driving your own precious car on your upcoming visit, don’t worry – you have a wide variety of high-end vehicles at your fingertips in Beverly Hills. Whether you want to rent a convertible for a drive or book a limo to chauffeur you and your special someone, Beverly Hills offers car experiences you will never forget.
It’s summer time, which means it’s time to slip on those swimsuits and spend your days soaking up the sun or taking a refreshing dip in our fabulous Beverly Hills pools. If you haven’t got a thing to wear, don’t fret - Beverly Hills has you covered. From the newest swimsuit trends, accessories and cover-ups to summer outfits for the entire family, you’ll be summer-ready as soon as you step foot in Beverly Hills.
The Rodeo Drive Committee, in conjunction with the City of Beverly Hills, presents the Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance held every year on Father’s Day. Each year a new theme is selected to feature the superb combination of rare automobiles and motorcycles highlighting the past, present and future at the crossroads of fashion, design and entertainment. The Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance is the largest annual public event held in Beverly Hills and has been named “one of the 300 unmissable events in the world” by Frommer’s Travel Guide. Here’s a look back at the creative the...
Beverly Hills offers the top 8 activities for a perfect guys getaway One quick trip to Beverly Hills, and you’ll learn that there is much more to the city than beautiful palm trees and exquisite shopping. Although world-renowned for many things, people may not realize that Beverly Hills is the perfect location for an ideal men’s weekend. Between world-class bars, fine cigars and some of the world’s greatest cars, Beverly Hills is the perfect destination for guys looking to get away. Read on for our top 8 guys activities:
In the heart of Southern California, a day in Beverly Hills unfolds like a story, where every step leads to new adventures and hidden treasures waiting to be discovered. With ample parking, including a variety of free two-hour lots throughout the city, plus stops for Starline’s Hop-On-Hop-Off tours, Beverly Hills makes it easy to visit and explore. Begin by parking at a city parking garage, such as the one at 450 North Rexford Drive or the private lot at Two Rodeo Drive, both of which offer two free hours of parking between 7 A.M. and 6 P.M., and famous Rodeo Drive is just steps away....