A Stylish Sport Fan's Guide to Inglewood, California

A Stylish Sport Fan's Guide to Inglewood, California

The team at Alumna House has their eye on the ball when it comes to traveling fashionably for athletic events. So pack up your suitcase and your stadium-ready clear plastic bag. Let Alumna House be your go-to source for city guides as they relate to your sports travels.



About Inglewood

Inglewood is a city in Los Angeles County in Southern California. It's located between South Central L.A. and the L.A. International Airport. 

The Super Bowl LVI is located in this SoCal city, which is why we're focusing on it this month. This year's Super Bowl will be played at the SoFi Stadium on Sunday, February 13, 2022.

This town's closeness to main highways and LAX makes traveling to larger city attractions convenient. Some of California’s most scenic beaches and attractions are located just a few miles away.



Nearby Sports Teams

You're likely in town for the Super Bowl LVI, but you may be interested in researching what sport teams are local to the area. 

  • The Los Angeles Angels and Los Angeles Dodgers are professional major league baseball teams.
  • The Los Angeles Chargers and Los Angeles Rams are professional football teams. 
  • The city boasts professional basketball teams, inlcuding the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers. 
  • The Los Angeles FC is a major league soccer team. 
  • The Los Angeles Kings is a professional hockey team.


Inglewood’s Personality

This city is home to over 120,000 residents, located very close to Los Angeles, a city that is nicknamed "La La Land." It seems as though everyone in L.A. tends to speak slower and with less urgency than the rest of the world. It's a laid back vibe. For that reason, Inglewood/Los Angeles may be a good destination vacation with your family or best girlfriends.


Inglewood Weather 

Inglewood tends to experience high temperatures, especially in the summertime. If you're traveling there in the summer, make sure to pack light fabrics and protect your skin with sunscreen. Accessorizing is a must!


Where to Stay in Style

We’re all about stylish personalities, which is why we recommend the following three hotels. If you're heading to SoCal, we recommend that you book the full experience and take a look at these 4 and 5-star accommodations.

W Hollywood

This vibrant and modern hotel is located right on the lively streets of Hollywood Blvd. You'll be situated between iconic attractions like the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Pantages Theatre and some of the area's finest restaurants like Delphine Eatery and Station Hollywood. You can swim and lounge in their rooftop pools as you overlook the city's bright lights.

This is located about 30 minutes away from SoFi Stadium.


Fairmount Century Plaza

Century Plaza has been open since 1966 and boasts a contemporary modern luxury atmosphere. It's a 400-room, luxury landmark that features a spa, techno-gym, and rooftop pool and is set on the former backlot of 20th Century Fox Studios. This place has hosted countless star-studded galas, charity functions and important entertainment industry events over the years.

This is located about 25 minutes away from SoFi Stadium.


Omni Los Angeles at California Plaza

Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza offers luxurious accommodations and modern conveniences to give you a memorable and lavish Super Bowl trip. This hotel is located in downtown Los Angeles and rises up 17 stories. It features a heated lap pool, spa services, fitness center, two restaurants and an exclusive lounge.  

This is located about 20 minutes from SoFi Stadium.


Where to Watch Live Sports on T.V. In and Near Inglewood

We found some of the top-rated sports bars in and near Inglewood for your sports-viewing pleasure.


Lavender Blue

This venue offers a full-service cocktail bar, lounge, and cigar patio and is best known for their fried chicken, catfish, and "pixie wings," all made fresh to order. 

This place is great for anyone who appreciates live entertainment in a speakeasy atmosphere.

Century Bar and Grill

They consider themselves a “buzzy place with sports on TV serving burgers, pizzas & craft beers, plus cocktails" and they're located within the Hollywood Park Casino.

Flights Sports Bar

This atmosphere is more laid back than other sports bars with extended hours, specifically for football season.


Something Unique

Randy's Donuts

If you've seen Marvel's Iron Man series, you'll notice Randy's Donuts as a scene setting in the second movie of the series. 

Donuts happen to be one of the town's top local and tourist draws. It's attention-grabbing with its giant fiberglass donut attached to the rooftop.

Randy's Donuts are made fresh daily, using safe-guarded recipes.


Top Attractions Near Inglewood


Exposition Park

Exposition Park is an 160-acre urban park with outdoor recreational activities, that hosts a collection of museums, sport facilities, and show venues. This park is located six miles northeast of Inglewood. The natural attraction of this park area is the rose garden that was planted back in the 1920s and still flourishes.


The Original Farmer's Market

The area around Inglewood has many year-round farmer’s markets. One that stands out is the daily Original Farmer’s Market, located on West 3rd Street in LA, nine miles north of Inglewood.

There are almost 40 eateries located very close to this area, with a good variety of cuisines for every taste bud.


California Science Center

If you're on vacation, you may be looking for sources of entertainment, perhaps even education. 

The California Science Center is located at Exposition Park and features topics of art, culture, nature, space, engineering, and technology.

You can plan to spend about two to three hours at this location.


Westchester Golf Course

This golf course is located slightly north of LAX. It's an 18-hole public golf course that's fun and affordable for golfers of many abilities. 


Venice Beach

Venice Beach is located straight west of Inglewood, right on California's coast.

Find your sunscreen and floppy hat before a day near the water. This is one of the state's most iconic beach scenes. Its boardwalk is full of unique eateries and drinkeries. 


Shopping in Style near Inglewood

Robertson Boulevard

This is a great place to start shopping when you're in Los Angeles. 

The Grove

If you were to speak with a local L.A. resident where they tend to shop, they would probably tell you "The Grove." This is where you'll find national retailers and be able to take a trolley up and down the streets.

Shop Online

Alumna House is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, but ships to Inglewood. This company is working on achieving national athletic team logos in this California area.

To submit a logo submission request for game day apparel, you can email our co-founder, Jean, at jean.douchey@alumnahouse.com with the Subject Line "Logo Request."

We recommend you take a look at the high school, collegiate, and professional logos available on our site.


Inglewood is a city located very close to Los Angeles, California, and will host the Super Bowl LVI on February 13, 2022. 

Check out Alumna House's local hotels and sports bars recommendations to have an amazing traveling experience. 

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