Quality Inn Near City of Hope
1125 E. Huntington Dr.
Monrovia, CA 91016
Phone: (626) 358-0430
Fax: (626) 359-9458
Irwindale Event Center is a cutting-edge facility for motorsports. It features two state-of-the-art oval tracks of 1/2 and 1/3 mile respectively, and a 1/8-mile drag strip. Launched in 1999, this speedway has been the venue for the NASCAR series as well as an array of races, competitions, shows and sports events. The grandstand seats up to 6,500 visitors and with ample parking and eateries on site, it is a great place for family entertainment.
The Richard and Vivian Felix Event Center is an elegantly designed, modern arena on the West Campus of Azusa Pacific University in Azusa of California. This state-of-the-art events center provides facilities for holding public events, concerts, musicals, banquets, lectures, conferences, sporting events and exhibitions. The Felix Event Center is also equipped with a VIP Room and Green Room for smaller groups and specialized needs. The arena has a wonderful sound system with comfortable seating arrangements. The center can be easily converted to stage a variety of events.
Located in the Azusa Pacific University, this hall is used by the University for graduation ceremonies, reunions and dinners. They also rent out the place for seminars and exhibitions. This 1,800-seat venue is made with state-of-the-art technology and has a very comfortable atmosphere. Many events have taken place at this center making it a popular venue for hosting corporate lunches and meetings. The University's prayer services are also conducted here as the chapel is held within the center.
Showcasing a wide range of performing arts and serving as a center for learning the nuances of theater, the Little Theater at Citrus College has a lot to offer. Ranging from professional shows and concerts to live music, from newer plays to classics, this is one sure place that wins over the hearts of all art lovers. Look for your favorite shows and lose yourself to the sights, sounds and complete entertainment. Call ahead for more details.
300 Pasadena is part of AMF bowling and recreational centers that have been established all over the city. The venue is popular for the young people who love the sport of bowling. During these sessions, the normal lights give way to loud music, glow-in-the-dark bowling balls, and other amusing antics. Facilities here include a cocktail lounge and restaurant. There are dozens of leagues here for all ages and skill levels.
Rancho El Farallon is an event venue like no other. The ranch inspired theme is great for themed parties and if you want to end your day cowboy-style. Great for families and also for wedding celebrations and other festivities like birthdays and others and events, the venue is up for rent, so do visit the website or contact for ticket details.
Bridgetown DIY is a collective-run space used for music and art. This all-ages and genre venue has a strict no alcohol and drugs policy. The graffiti artwork on its walls regularly change according to the theme or the social message it wants to convey. Credit cards are not accepted here and the prices depend upon the event. Some of their previous listings are Moon Bandits, Dharma, Mossbreaker, Electrician, The Mad Conductor and Crisis Arm.
The Huntington, the former home of a railroad tycoon, is many things—an extensive library filled with rare books, a large art collection containing numerous European prints and paintings, botanical gardens of almost unmatched splendor and a forum for regular lectures and other activities. You will also find a fine bookstore, cafe and tea room on the grounds. Come and wander through the 150 acres of colorful gardens, lily ponds and beautiful sculptures. The rare books and manuscripts in the library include some of the earliest editions of Shakespeare's works, a copy of the Gutenberg Bible on vellum and the Ellesmere manuscript of one or more of Chaucer's greatest works.
At the Industry Hills Expo Center, the Grand Arena is arguably the best venue for concerts and other big events in the nearby area. The arena is open through the year and can accommodate approximately 5,000 people. Covering an area of 45,000 square feet, the venue has huge projection screens as well as a well-suited sound system. The arena is home to the Annual Industry Hills Charity Pro Rodeo and also hosts a number of huge music, sport and cultural events. Do contact for details.
The Pico Rivera Sports Arena is famous for its Mexican rodeo shows, professional boxing, wrestling and much more. It can seat up to six thousand people and is very famous amongst the Hispanic Community of Los Angeles. It is the largest Mexican Rodeo Ring in the United States of America. They are up to twenty five shows per annum. For further details do call them.
Open from October to May, these auditoriums provide a wide range of entertainment, including lectures, travel films, concerts, comedy, and performances.
Located next to Baxter Hall at California Institute of Technology, Dabney Lounge serves as a venue for various functions taking place in the university. With a seating capacity of 230, this place is a tad small in comparison to the other auditoriums within the campus. Conferences, dance shows, drama and social events are some of the events that take place here.