Special Events

Special Events


Special Event Opportunities

Hollywood & Highland offers a variety of special event venues that are ideal for brand activations, meetings, groups, conferences, events and can be designed to fit any objective. Hollywood & Highland has partnered with many leading brands including (but not limited to) ABC, Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (Academy Awards), American Film Institute (AFI), AT&T, Disney, Fiat, HBO, Lexus, MAC Cosmetics, NBA, NBC Universal, Nike, Procter & Gamble, Red Bull, Samsung, Warner Bros..

There are many activation sites to choose from including our outdoor spaces in the Central Courtyard and on Hollywood Boulevard. With an estimated 80,000 visitors daily, brands receive unmatched impressions and maximum exposure. Additionally, our indoor venues, which include the Dolby Theatre, Ray Dolby Ballroom, The Annex, Vantage Dining Room and Pool Deck are ideal locations to host an event of any size or scope. 

As one of Los Angeles’ most popular destinations, Hollywood & Highland attracts nearly 25 million visitors annually and is the most sought after event location on the West Coast. Known as the “Times Square of the West Coast” no other location in Los Angeles offers the style, scale and experience to accommodate events from the Academy Awards to the NBA Nation Tour.

Central Courtyard

Located in the center of Hollywood & Highland and framing the famous Hollywood sign, the Central Courtyard is a Tribute to D.W. Griffith and the silent epics of the 1920’s. With over 19,000 square feet available for open-air events, you can direct your own Hollywood extravaganza on the Central Courtyard. 

Ray Dolby Theatre & Ballroom

The Ray Dolby Ballroom has been the backdrop for an array of Hollywood’s elite gatherings and special events including the Academy Awards. The elegant, art deco-inspired ballroom boasts extensive state-of-the-art lighting and audio-visual capabilities concealed in the 30-foot high ceiling. Mobile soundproof panels create flexible rooms to accommodate groups of all sizes or allow for multiple meeting breakouts. The sophisticated design elements offer a wide range of events from social galas, fundraisings parties, special family functions, corporate meetings, high profile entertainment programs and distinguished awards shows.

The Annex

The Annex offers a unique loft-type space above Hollywood & Highland, which lends itself to a full range of social, corporate and entertainment gatherings, with over 12,000 square feet and an outdoor terrace, this versatile space is ideal for a variety of events. The polished concrete floor is a dream for event producers, adapting easily to custom floor coverings. The multi-dimensional lighted columns and ceilings can enhance any theme through an assortment of color and texture options.

Vantage Dining Room

With 1,750 square feet of banquet space, the Vantage Dining Room is designed in a fresh, minimalist manner and offers a fabulous view of the Hollywood sign.

Pool Deck

Lounging poolside is a Hollywood tradition. Over 12,000 square feet available for parties and with breathtaking views from the Hollywood Hills to the historic Capitol Records building, the Pool Deck offers a serene oasis within Hollywood.


Exclusive Catering at Hollywood & Highland provided by Wolfgang Puck.


For more information:

Lindsay Hurlic
Director, Special Events
323) 817-0214

Kristen McDowell
Assistant Director, Special Events
(323) 817-0212