- Our list of the best things to do in Glendale, California, features the top 1143 nearby activities — including 393 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Glendale, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 27 things to do within the city of Glendale, CA , followed by 1115 popular activities in nearby cities, including Los Angeles, Santa Monica, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Pasadena, Whittier, Torrance, Burbank, Lakewood, Arcadia, Cerritos, Azusa, Carson, Culver City, La Habra, Redondo Beach, Altadena, Woodland Hills, Manhattan Beach, Marina del Rey, Covina, El Monte, Glendora, West Covina, Monterey Park, Norwalk, South Pasadena, Bellflower, Walnut, Hawthorne, Downey, La Mirada, Montebello, Gardena, Alhambra, Monrovia, Paramount, Inglewood, Santa Clarita, San Gabriel, Huntington Park, Lawndale, Rosemead, La Puente, Buena Park, Baldwin Park, Calabasas, South Gate, Hacienda Heights, Pico Rivera, Temple City, Rowland Heights, Long Beach, Malibu, Fullerton, San Dimas, Compton, Simi Valley, Cypress, Valencia, Westwood, East Los Angeles, Whittier, Brea and Newport Beach
In operation since 1947, the Glendale Centre Theatre is the longest continuously-running live theater in the United States. They perform musicals, Broadway hits, comedies, classics and regular specials in their Children's theater.
The Deukmejian Wilderness Park is a rugged 709-acre site that is home to chaparral, sage scrub and secluded woodlands that are home to various species of wildlife. The area is relatively undisturbed except for the designated picnic spots and walking paths.
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Forest Lake Memorial, 1712 S Glendale Avenue, Glendale, CA 91205 MoreLess Info
The Forest Lawn Museum showcases the works of world-renowned artists as well as a variety of other exhibits, both permanent and visiting. Recent exhibits have included Legos and motorcycle collections.
Jungle Zone Club is a 6500 sq ft laser tag facility that includes a two story jungle-themed arena with access ramps connecting the upstairs and downstairs sections. They can be rented out for parties, groups and corporate events.
Spread across 31 acres, Brand Park is home to the Miss American Green Cross Statue. The park also offers hiking and biking trails, a basketball court, softball field, picnic areas, children's playground and seasonal wading pool.
216 North Brand Blvd., Glendale, CA MoreLess Info
The historic Alex Theatre plays host to more than 250 events each year, such as plays, world music concerts, and film screenings. They also showcase fundraisers, award shows and charity functions.
Vintage Arcade Superstore has hundreds of original arcade and pinball machines for sale in their publicly open 11,000 sq ft facility. It includes a showroom with over 50 games that can be rented for events.
Situated on 14.5 acres, Montrose Community Park features two baseball fields along with basketball and tennis courts. The park also offers a children's playground and grassy areas with trees and picnic tables.