Cookies Policy

The Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board respects your privacy and, in addition to our Cookies Policy below, you are encouraged to read our Privacy Policy.

What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web server which enables a website and/or mobile app to recognize repeat users, facilitate the user's ongoing access to and use of a website and/or the mobile app and allows the website and/or mobile app to track usage behavior and compile aggregate data that will allow content improvements and targeted advertising.

Why do we use them?
Cookies enable us to monitor the number of people visiting our site and to store their preferences to improve their experience of our website.

What cookies does use?
We collate information on all the website traffic that is represented in aggregate format through cookies. We use third parties such as Google Analytics to collect user information, including through the use of cookies and web beacons. They help us to improve the website and to deliver many of the functions that make your browser experience more user friendly. A cookie will not provide us with personal data, therefore if you have not supplied us with any personal data you can still browse the website anonymously.

Third Party Cookies:
You should be aware that there are cookies which are found in other companies' internet tools which we are using to enhance the website. You will see ‘social buttons’ on the website, including but not limited to Twitter and Facebook which enable you to share or bookmark certain web pages. These websites have their own cookies, which are controlled by them. We run various competitions and campaigns in conjunction with third parties who may also use cookies. We have listed all of these third party cookies used on our website as at the date of this Policy; however, the list is likely to change depending on the competition or campaign running at the time. We will do our best to update the list from time to time.

Adwords -
Arrivalist -
DoubleClick - 
comScore -
Facebook -
Quantcast -
Twitter -
Visit California -

*You can also visit the Digital Advertising Alliance’s consumer choice tool at to opt out of seeing interest-based advertising (not just from

By using the website you are agreeing to the use of cookies as described in this Policy (i.e. you are agreeing to the placement of cookies on your device unless you specifically choose not to receive cookies).

The ‘Help Menu’ on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. You can also disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer.

For more information about cookies and managing them including how to turn them off, please visit However, because cookies allow you to take advantage of some of the Website's essential features, we recommend you leave them turned on as otherwise you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the website or other websites which you visit.

Contact us:
Data Protection Officer