Convenient, uncrowded, and full of Southern California spirit, Torrance has everything you need to make your meeting or special event successful and memorable. Take a look at these 10 reasons why Torrance is the perfect choice for your next gathering.
1. Easy Access!
Torrance is perfectly situated for quick and stress-free arrival and departure; only 10 miles from LAX and 17 miles from the Long Beach Airport.
2. Torrance is close to popular attractions and exciting Los Angeles destinations
Before, during and after your event, Torrance allows you to explore and experience the best of the area with ease and convenience. When you choose Torrance as your event destination, you’re within a few miles of great shopping, fun beaches and piers, and favorites like Beverly Hills, Disneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood, and so much more.
3. Choose from an impressive array of venues and numerous attractions and activities for fun and relaxation
With spectacular weather and unique locations, Torrance offers planners a variety of stylish options for off-site functions. Outdoor venues include Serenity Gardens at the Marriot, Torino Festival Plaza, and Miramar Park at Torrance Beach. The Torrance Cultural Arts Centers offers a variety of options that can seat up to 136 people and as many as 800. For a more intimate gathering or party, check out one of the many local craft breweries. Get outdoors and spend time hiking, biking and horseback riding or check out the Madrona Marsh Preserve and vibrant farmer’s market. Take in a little art and culture at the Chen Art Gallery, Western Museum of Flight and numerous art galleries and museums in Torrance.
4. Hotel meeting spaces abound in Torrance…
When your large gathering or event calls for a top-quality hotel with abundant space and all the amenities, look no further than Torrance. Choose from favorite national chain hotel meeting options like the Torrance Marriott South Bay, Doubletree by Hilton Torrance South Bay, Courtyard Torrance South Bay, and Courtyard Torrance Palos Verdes.
5. …along with locations for smaller gatherings
Look to Torrance for a variety of value-conscious hotels and venues that accommodate every need, budget, and traveling style. Click here to view our hotels.
6. Enjoy Torrance’s uncrowded beach
A pristine beach is hard to find in So. Cal., but leave it to Torrance to have a beautiful beach without the crowds. Hop on a bike, walk, jog and enjoy Torrance’s 1.5-mile stretch of gorgeous beach that’s also a short walk away from Riviera Village with more than 300 shops, restaurants, and services.
7. And speaking of shopping…
Del Amo Fashion Center, the South Bay’s premiere retail destination, is the largest shopping center in California and one of the largest in America. Treat yourself and your guests to more than 200 stores including Kate Spade New York, Z Gallerie, Nordstrom, Hugo Boss and so many more. There’s something for everyone at this Southern California favorite!
8. Delicious dining is on the menu in Torrance
You’ll find fabulous cuisine around every corner in Torrance! With more than 400 outstanding restaurants and eateries in town, Torrance offers dining choices that range from exquisite to eclectic, international to local, with some of the best Asian cuisine and ramen around.
9. Don’t miss Torrance’s award-winning craft breweries
Torrance’s craft beer scene is as exciting and innovative as the city itself. With 12 local breweries and counting, Torrance is a must for any beer explorer and brew aficionado. You and your event guests have a wonderful opportunity to taste and experience the best craft brews on the scene today while you’re in Torrance.
10. In Torrance, you’re not a visitor. You’re a local!
Along with an incredible array of lodging, amenities and locations for your event, Torrance is a safe community that considers you one of their own and welcomes you and your guests with open arms and a gracious spirit. Discover Torrance for your next event and book your gathering in Southern California’s most well-crafted destination.