Nipsey Hussle was murdered on 31st March in front of Marathon clothing one of the several businesses he owned in his native South Los Angeles. Thousand of mourners will be converging at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to honor the life of Nipsey Hussle whose local commitment to redeveloping South Los Angeles made him a local hero. The funeral billed as a “celebration of life” will be held at the Staples Center, Los Angeles. Staples Center is a multi-purpose arena located in downtown and is situated near L.A live development and next to Los Angeles Convention Center complex along Figueroa Street. The Staples Center was opened to the public on October 17, 1999, and it offers some of the best sporting services in the greater Los Angeles region. The center is also home to the Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers, and Los Angeles Sparks. Here are the things to do around Staples Center after paying tribute to Nipsey Hussle.
1. A Visit to the Los Angeles Convention Center
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The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) is a top tourist attraction site in Los Angeles. The Center is renowned as a prime site for conventions, trade shows, and exhibitions. The center is located at the heart of Los Angeles that is the cultural, business, and entertainment mecca of downtown Los Angeles. The center is integral to the economic development of the region and as a recipient of the prestigious LEED-EB Gold certification, it remains a symbol of environmental sustainability and social responsibility in the area. The center offers clients a multi-functional space for events and other services ensuring the successful execution of every hosted event at the facility. The facility is committed to delivering excellent services and exceeding the clients and guests expectations at every event.
Los Angeles Convention Center
Address: 1201 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90015 Telephone Number: (213) 741-1151 Hours Open:
2. Fun at the L.A Live
The L.A live is located in downtown Los Angeles, L.A and it is a hot spot for those looking to have fun time in the city. There are restaurants like Katsuya, the LA Times Readers’ choice as the best sushi in Southern California, and Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar. Patrons can eat in style no matter the food they crave. After eating, you can now proceed to the Staples Center for the Nipsey Hussle memorial or watch the Lakers or Clippers. With two hotels, the Ritz-Carlton and JW Marriott, staying in action is easy and luxurious.
Address: 800 Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015 Telephone Number: (213) 763-5483 Hours Open:
|Saturday||11:30 AM-1:00 AM|
|Sunday||11:30 AM-1:00 AM|
|Monday||11:30 AM-1:00 AM|
|Tuesday||11:30 AM-2:00 AM|
|Wednesday||11:30 AM-2:00 AM|
|Thursday||11:30 AM-1:00 AM|
|Friday||11:30 AM-1:00 AM|
3. Grammy Museum at L.A Live
The Grammy Museum is an interactive, educational museum dedicated to the history and champions of the Grammy awards. The museum aims to motivate visitors to discover about music genres and history through interactive touch-screens, videos, and recording booths. The Grammy Museum is part of L.A live and it is a convenient enjoyment spot for music enthusiasts.
Address: 800 Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015 Telephone Number: (213) 765-6800 Hours Open:
|Saturday||10:00 AM-8:00 PM|
|Sunday||10:30 AM-6:30 AM|
|Monday||10:30 AM-6:30 PM|
|Wednesday||10:30 AM-6:30 PM|
|Thursday||10:30 AM-6:30 PM|
|Friday||10:00 AM-8:00 PM|
4. Entertainment at Microsoft Theater
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The Microsoft Theater is one of the premier entertainment venues located in Los Angeles. The auditorium has a sitting capacity of 7100 seats, and it holds one of the largest indoor stages in the United States. The theater complements the larger Staples Center, and it is a venue for live performances and events. The theater hosts more than 125 music, family, and comedy acts. The theater is also the venue of American music awards, the ESPYs and the EMMYs. You can visit the theater for your favorite family show.
Nipsey Hussle death has drawn attention beyond the Los Angeles region and celebrities and political leaders across the country have offered their condolences to the family of the bereaved. You can take this opportunity to visit some of the best areas surrounding the Staples Center.