Ojai is a perfect day trip from Burbank: lunch at Suzanne's Cuisine, local galleries, artisan shops and a large park with easy trails make for a great way to Get Out of Town.
The Glendale Youth Orchestra's season finale features a Mozart Symphony and four concerto winners on cello, flute and violin.
The ongoing visual and art installation transforms a huge utilitarian space into an immersive art experience.
When the weather gets hot, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks provide relief from the heat with mountain streams, fresh air and giant trees.
Seven hours drive from Burbank, Zion National Park is a scenic wonder with a range of experiences for visitors, from easy to extremely challenging.
Travel just across Burbank's western border for the annual Lit Crawl L.A. - a free event of literature, performance and creativity in the NoHo Arts District.
One of the best indoor cycling studios in Los Angeles is located just a few minutes drive west of Burbank in Studio City.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter adds to the charm of Burbank's neighboring theme park, Universal Studios Hollywood.