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January 7, 2015

Historic Core Restaurants Get Top Nods in 2014 Year End Lists

Further fueling Downtown LA’s Historic Core as a major destination to visit, several of the neighborhood’s acclaimed restaurants received high accolades in End of Year lists and press for 2014. After…

November 21, 2014

Turkey Trot LA Races Through Downtown on Thanksgiving

The annual Turkey Trot Race makes it way back to the Historic Core this Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 27. The 5k and 10k races start and end at City Hall, with the final stretch looping through S…

November 20, 2014

Downtown LA Kids Get New Playground at Grand Park

Just a few blocks up from the heart of the Historic Core, Grand Park adds another Downtown community need with the opening of a state-of-the-art playground. The new playground makes its groundbreaking…

November 4, 2014

ShopWalk Brings Deals Downtown on Sun Nov 16th

ShopWalk DTLA, returning Sunday November 16th, is the perfect chance to explore LA’s most historically rich, urban neighborhood. Dozens of participating retailers and restaurants will welcome visitors…

November 3, 2014

Broadway Arts Tower Brings First New Office in 80 Years to Broadway

More commercial space is coming to Downtown LA’s Historic Core as the Broadway Arts Tower opens its doors on Broadway between 5th and 6th Streets. The Broadway Arts Tower at 529 S Broadway, sister bui…

October 21, 2014

L.A. Dance Project Returns to Ace Hotel

Benjamin Millepied’s L.A. Dance Project returns to its home of choice, The Theatre at Ace Hotel, for three new performances this fall: Friday, Oct. 24th, Saturday, Oct. 25th and Sunday, Oct. 26th. The…

October 12, 2014

Historic Core BID Wins Award for Dog Relief Stations

The Historic Core BID is honored to receive the International Downtown Association’s (IDA) Merit Award for our Historic Core Doggie Relief Stations initiative. Accepted by Ari Simon at IDA’s World Sum…

October 7, 2014

LA Plein Air Festival Draws Artists to the Historic Core

The first ever Los Angeles Plein Air Festival is coming to the streets of the Historic Core from Thursday, October 9 to Sunday the 12th. The festival, produced by Raw Materials Art Supplies and The Do…

October 3, 2014

CicLAvia Returns to the Historic Core Oct 2014

CicLAvia is coming back to Downtown LA’s Historic Core on Sunday, October 5th. The Heart of LA route will bring thousands of bicyclists into Downtown along 2nd St and down Broadway past our historic t…

September 26, 2014

Pop-Up Broadway Makes Broadway Debut Sept 28 & 29

Broadway will act as LA’s showcase starting Sunday, September 29th with “Pop-Up Broadway,” a two-day range of cultural activities along the historic street. The event is happening in tandem with CityL…