Welcome to Downtown Burbank.

Here’s a listing of currently scheduled Downtown Burbank events. Check back regularly for updates!


Shop for fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers every Saturday 8:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. in the Downtown Burbank Farmer's Market located in the Community Services building parking lot between Olive Avenue and Orange Grove. For more information, please contact Catalina Campbell at 818-847-4774 burbankfarmersmarket@gmail.com

CIRCUS VARGAS, October 2 through 13, 2014

Circus Vargas presents Magikaria EXTREME! Get ready for the ultimate entertainment extravaganza for all ages! It’s awe-inspiring ‘Edge of your Seat’ excitement, all under the Circus Vargas big top…where imagination comes to life and the world is full of possibility and wonder. Don’t Miss Circus Vargas’ new mega-hit production for 2014. It’s not a show….it’s an experience! Arrive thirty minutes early for an exciting, interactive pre-show where your kids can create their own magic center ring. For more information and to purchase tickets visit www.circusvargas.com or call 877-GOTFUN-1.

Plus, present your Circus Vargas ticket at these Downtown Burbank businesses to receive:

116 E Palm Avenue Buy a Box, Get a Box Free (on same visit) (A $10 in-store use maximum value. No cash value / no cash back. Offer expires October 31, 2014. Not combinable with any other offers. Burbank store ONLY. No exceptions. One time use only)

Burbank Town Center
601 N San Fernando Boulevard
FREE Small Plate with $10 minim purchase.
(Dine in only, not valid with any other offer, expires 10/20/14)

Burbank Town Center
701 N San Fernando Boulevard
$10 off any food and non-alcoholic food purchase of $50 or more.

Burbank Town Center
761 N San Fernando Boulevard
A 3-day guest pass valid for three consecutive days.
(Must be local resident & show valid, local ID. Must be first time guest, 18 years or older or accompanied by an adult. Some restrictions apply. Pass not applicable to Crunch Essential locations.)

133 N San Fernando Boulevard
40% off on appetizers and 1 hour free pool time

102 E Magnolia Boulevard
An elephant whispered in our ear and told us that as long as Circus Vargas is in Town we're giving you a discount on Tickets!
Just purchase your tickets here and then, give us a quick call and let us know what show you would like to use your tickets for.
(Not valid for special events marked in red on our calendar. Not valid with other discounts or offers.)

271 E Orange Grove Avenue
15% discount off purchase

129 S San Fernando Boulevard
20% discount

120 E Palm Avenue
10% discount

304 N San Fernando Boulevard
3 oz. off the price of your yogurt


Sample 60 varieties of craft beer, enjoy special to-go menus from DTNBUR restaurants, and groove to the eclectic sounds of KCRW DJ Gary Calamar at the 2nd annual DTN OktoBURfest, Saturday, October 18 from 12 noon to 7:00 PM. OktoBURfest will be held in a specially constructed Biergarten outdoors on San Fernando Boulevard between Olive Avenue and Angeleno Avenue in Downtown Burbank.

Confirmed breweries include:

Affligem & Weihenstephaner | Angel City Brewery | Ballast Point Brewing & Spirits | Deschutes Brewery | Duval, Achouffe and Ommegang | Eagle Rock Brewery | Eel River Brewing | El Segundo Brewing Company | Enegren Brewing Company | Epic Brewing Company | Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company | Firestone Walker Brewing Company | Great Divide Brewing Company | Lost Coast Brewery | New Belgium Brewing Company | Ohana Brewing Company | Samuel Adams | Schneider Weisse | Sierra Nevada | Smog City Brewing Company | St. Archer Brewery | The Bruery | Uinta Brewing | Victory Brewing Company | more to come

Tickets are $45 for general admission (2:00 to 7:00 PM), and $55 for the VIP reception (12 noon to 2:00 PM). VIP tickets include access to rare and high quality drafts. http://downtownburbankoktoburfest.eventbrite.com

Attendees who book their room at a Burbank hotel via www.visitburbank.com will receive two complimentary OktoBURfest tickets. Send an e-mail to: contact@downtown-burbank.org with your hotel confirmation number to redeem your free tickets!

For participants who choose not to drive, on-demand ridesharing company Lyft is offering a $25 credit for first-time users with the code: DTNBUR.

TURKEY TROT - Thursday, November 27 (Thanksgiving)

More than two thousand men, women and children will lace up their shoes at 8:00 am on Thanksgiving morning to participate in the fourth annual Turkey Trot 5K/10K Run. Benefiting the Burbank Community YMCA's financial assistance program, the event features cash prizes for top finishers, a fun expo and costume contest.

For more information and to register, please visit www.burbankturkeytrot.com or call the YMCA at (818) 845-8551.

THE RINK, November 28, 2014 through January 19, 2015

Located in the heart of Downtown Burbank and just steps from San Fernando Boulevard, The Rink will be back for a 2014 engagement providing a festive getaway for customers, employees and families out for seasonal fun. Themed entertainment, twinkling lights and joyful music will add to the holiday spirit. Before or after a 90 minute session, skaters are invited to explore hundreds of shops and eateries decked out for the season. The Rink in Downtown Burbank will be located next to Burbank City Hall at the corner of Third Street and Orange Grove Avenue.


Downtown streets will be packed with digital artists, street painters, sculptors, photographers and more than 12,000 art lovers on four blocks of San Fernando Boulevard between Magnolia Boulevard and Olive Avenue from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

In a twist that pays homage to Burbank's reputation as Animation Capital of the World, Downtown Burbank Partnership is uniting with Creative Talent Network (CTN) to present an entire block devoted to animation and visual EFX artists from feature films, video games and television series, along with associated schools and studios. Visit more than 40 exhibiting artists whose contributions can be seen in some of the highest grossing films in the history of animation. Located on San Fernando Boulevard between Olive and Angeleno avenues, these artists will be demonstrating their talent, selling books and prints, giving portfolio reviews and critiques, and hosting a raffle.

Simultaneously, there will be three additional blocks featuring 90 regional artists and thousands of paintings, sculptures, photographs, jewelry, ceramics and woodwork, with everything made by hand. Plus, Southern California's most talented chalk artists will be creating animation-inspired masterpieces on asphalt and concrete.


The world’s most spectacular celebrity vehicles will cruise into Downtown Burbank for the 3nd annual Car Classic, Saturday, July 26, from 3:00 to 9 :00pm.

The region’s most fabulous automobiles will cruise into Downtown Burbank for the 3nd annual Car Classic featuring restored and pre-1974 vehicles, exotics, hot rods and bikes on San Fernando Boulevard between Magnolia Boulevard and Angeleno Avenue on Saturday July 26th from 3:00pm – 9:00pm. The Downtown Burbank Car Classic is free and open to the public. In tune with Downtown Burbank’s ties to the entertainment industry, cars with a “Hollywood” twist will be in the spotlight — those appearing in film or television, or having a distinguished pedigree of celebrity ownership. Rounding off the fun will be family entertainment, music, and automotive-related vendor booths. Sponsored by Downtown Burbank Partnership, the show will be held on four city blocks packed with retail, restaurants and eateries, and will integrate top automotive design with the upbeat vibe of Burbank’s legendary downtown shopping district. http://downtownburbankcarclassic.com

FIRE SERVICE DAY, 2015 date to be announced

Every child with a dream of becoming a firefighter has the chance to see what it's like at the Burbank Fire Department's National Fire Service Day from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Celebrated in front of the Burbank Police-Fire Headquarters on Orange Grove Ave & Third Street, there will be vehicle displays, demonstrations, firefighting activities for kids, behind-the-scenes fire station tours, continuous live entertainment, food and special appearances by Officer McGruff and the Department’s popular mascot, Lil' Squirt.

It’s a rare inside look at day-to-day firehouse operations and a great way to understand what’s involved in "Jaws of Life" extrication, airport crash units and hazmat operations. Learn rappelling skills and meet the men and women of the Burbank Fire Department, dedicated to providing a safe environment for all of us to live and work in.

For further more information, please call (818) 238 - FIRE (3473).

BURBANK COMEDY FESTIVAL, 2015 date to be announced

The Burbank Comedy Festival, presented by Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant, and will offer a week of amazing comedy shows to the general public as well as industry showcases, podcasts, comedy classes, networking events, industry panels and after-parties. The Burbank Comedy Festival will be held at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant located at 102 E Magnolia Boulevard in Downtown Burbank. For submissions, schedule and more information, please visit www.BurbankComedyFestival.com


The Burbank International Film Festival returns for the sixth year packed with film screenings, red carpet events, honorees, awards, parties and seminars throughout Downtown Burbank. Enjoy film screenings at AMC 16 Theatres, seminars, special appearances and more. Shining a light on the unknown artist of today, the BIFF helps emerging talent become the celebrated actors oftomorrow. For more information, please call 818-601-2082 or visit: www.BurbankFilmFest.org