The pride of Elysian Park, Dodger Stadium is one of the most iconic baseball stadiums in North America, home to the illustrious Los Angeles Dodgers. Inaugurated in the year 1962, this is one of the oldest baseball fields in the United States. The arena has a maximum capacity of 56,000 and offers great viewing angles for the spectators in attendance. The stadium has seen the Dodgers win umpteen West Division titles along with several World Series Championships. A multipurpose facility, its angular walls have also hosted non-sporting events such as a mass held by Pope John Paul II in 1987, and concerts by the likes of Michael Jackson, The Beatles, U2, Elton John, and The Bee Gees.
Famous for their New Year's Day football game, the Rose Bowl also hosts concerts, religious services. So far, five NFL Super Bowl Games, the 1994 Men's World Cup, and the 1999 Women's World Cup have been held here. The stadium is also the home of UCLA football. But that's not what pulls the crowd. The world's largest flea market attracts visitors from all over the country. The fence around the Rose Bowl, which is a mile in circumference, boasts of over 100 different varieties of rose bushes.
Home of the NFL teams Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers, SoFi stadium is a modern, state of the art stadium complex, which can seat more than 70,000 people at a time. The major highlight of this stadium is 'The Oculus', a giant, high definition video screen which is suspended from the roof, which also comes equipped with a whopping 260 audio speakers. Hi-tech gizmos aside, the stadium offers multiple lounges and VIP boxes with breathtaking view of the field. Covering everything from sports, music concerts to WWE events, SoFi is the go to place in the neighborhood for a swell time.
Join 27,000 fans screaming their lungs out at this state-of-the-art sports venue. From soccer to tennis to baseball and basketball, there's enough to keep every sports fan entertained. There's even extreme sports for the wild ones. Home to the national cycling and soccer teams, this venue gives you the opportunity to catch them in action here. Other major events held here include the 2003 FIFA Women's World Cup Championship, the MLS All-Star Game Championships and the 2009 USTA Men's Challenger.
Wenn sich in Long Beach ein großes Happening ereignet, gibt es gute Chancen, daß es hier stattfindet. Das Zentrum besteht aus der Long Beach Arena, dem Long Beach Performing Arts Center (zwei Theater), einem großen Ballsaal und 22 Versammlungsräumen unterschiedlicher Größe. Es ist das kulturelle Herzstück der Stadt Long Beach. Man kann sich tagsüber das Zentrum kostenlos ansehen, von USD 6 Parkgebühren abgesehen, und dabei den ein oder anderen Blick auf Theatervorbereitungen oder andere interessante Dinge erhaschen.Eintritt: man kann sich kostenlos umsehen, das Parken kostet USD 6 und die Preise für die Veranstaltungen variieren stark – am besten telefonisch anfragen. Nur Barzahlung.