Category: Arts & Culture

By Chris Epting - July 5, 2018 - Arts & Culture

Jim Morrison’s Favorite Hangouts in West Hollywood

If Jim Morrison were alive today, there’s no doubt the Lizard King would still be hanging around West Hollywood. Some of the most memorable music moments of Morrison’s life happened in local establishments—and a few of…

By Chris Epting - July 5, 2018 - Arts & Culture

The History (and Future) of the Sunset Strip’s Viper Room

When actor Johnny Depp launched The Viper Room in 1993, it automatically became one of the hottest places on the Sunset Strip. But few people realize just how historic its location at 8852 Sunset really is.

By Maxine Tatlonghari - June 22, 2018 - Arts & Culture

Visit the West Hollywood Filming Locations of Reality TV Shows

Celebrities flock to West Hollywood to eat, shop, play, party and take meetings at all sorts of local businesses. You’ve seen these places on reality TV, and now your friends can see them on your Instagram.

By Chris Epting - June 21, 2018 - Arts & Culture

The Roxy: A Legacy of Music and Nightlife

The Roxy Theatre is one of the Sunset Strip’s long-standing and legendary venues. For over 40 years, The Roxy has continually offered an exciting lineup of both new and established artists.

By Visit West Hollywood Staff - June 18, 2018 - Arts & Culture

One City One Pride: LGBTQ Arts Festival

Get ready for 40 Days of LGBTQ Arts in WeHo! One City One Pride (May 22 through June 30) is an arts festival of mostly free events held in WeHo that celebrate Pride month. Enjoy interactive, performing and visual…

By Chris Epting - June 11, 2018 - Arts & Culture

Summer on Sunset: History of the Sunset Strip

It may just be the sexiest mile and a half in America: a curvy, alluring ribbon of road called the Sunset Strip. Since the 1920s, the portion of Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood bordered on the…

By Alison Martino - March 1, 2018 - Arts & Culture

West Hollywood Legacies: Book Soup

Book Soup has been known, both then and now, for its endless supply of books, stacked high and crammed into tall shelves. Their titles have attracted a clientele of locals, tourists, and the entertainment crowd for…

By Visit West Hollywood Staff - February 8, 2018 - Arts & Culture

Explore the Murals and Street Art of the West Hollywood Design District

A street stroll through the West Hollywood Design District always inspires! With 250+ studios and leaders in art, design, food, and fashion all within a sunny walk, it’s no surprise the local street art and murals…

By Jacqueline Fitzgerald - September 5, 2017 - Arts & Culture

WeHo Artes Celebrates Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA

Pablo Picasso once said: “Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.” You may or may not agree, but it’s a good thought to keep in mind as more than 100 Southern Californian museums, cultural…

By Lina Lecaro - June 2, 2017 - Arts & Culture

A 3-Day Music Weekend on the Sunset Strip

West Hollywood embodies the heart, soul, and thrill of music like no other city. Music lovers enjoy myriad sounds and scenes to choose from every night.

By Visit West Hollywood Staff - December 28, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Cultured Cool: Design Your Dream Home in West Hollywood

If you’re looking for interior design help, or you’re always on the prowl for unique furniture and art to spice up your home, the West Hollywood Design District is where you want to be.

By Visit West Hollywood Staff - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Treat Yourself to (Free) Winter Sounds Concerts

Make it a highbrow Saturday night with dinner and a show! First come, first served. No RSVPs required. Free parking in adjacent public parking lot. Jennifer Leitham December 2, 2017, 5 to 6:30 PM West Hollywood…

By Visit West Hollywood Staff - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Get Cultured in West Hollywood

Plan your next travel dates to enjoy one or more of these city-wide festival and celebrations. Join like-mindeds the world over in WeHo. May – Russian Arts and Culture Week The 16th annual event will be…

By Visit West Hollywood Staff - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Walkable WeHo: Art on the Outside

A walkabout WeHo can feel like a stroll through an art show. You’ll find creative expression everywhere including amazing public art exhibitions and outdoor sculpture. Jump in your walking shoes and enjoy an artsy walk in…

By Visit West Hollywood Staff - December 22, 2016 - Arts & Culture

Discover WeHo Literary Arts & Outfest

People who love to create call West Hollywood home and we welcome like-minded visitors. Bring and share your vibrant ideas and inspiration! Wehoans support and foster all forms of self-expression—including yours. Plus, WeHo is all about…

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