On the heels of the hit biopic Rocketman, Elton John is bidding adieu to his adoring public with the “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour. If you’re one of Elton John’s millions of fans, you can’t miss your chance to see him one last time. And if you live in Southern California, you’ll have your chance soon!
Elton John will appear in concert at the Honda Center on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. The venue is at 2695 E. Katella Ave. in Anaheim, CA 92806 and doors open at 7 p.m.
Elton John is a world-renowned English singer, composer, and pianist who has been adored for decades. His hit songs like “Tiny Dancer,” “Candle in the Wind,” and “Rocket Man” have become deeply significant pieces of culture for so many people around the world.
Where to Stay in Anaheim
Attendees of Elton John’s concert who are looking for hotels near Anaheim don’t have to look far from the Honda Center. The Hyatt House Cypress/Anaheim, which is within a few miles of the venue, is a popular choice. It makes a great home base if you’re making the Elton John concert just one stop on a larger vacation, too. Each room has full kitchens and additional sleeper sofas. Private balconies offer beautiful views of the city.
The Anaheim Hotel is another excellent option. It’s across the street from Disneyland Resort and bills itself as featuring the largest swimming pool in the area. It’s a great place to kick back and relax after a long day exploring the city.
Things to Do in Anaheim
Those who are visiting Anaheim, California, for some time should consider spending time at the beach each season. Huntington Beach is one of the most popular spots in Southern California, where many people take surf lessons or stroll the eateries and shops near the boardwalk. Seal Beach is an additional location to spend time in the sand with an outdoor playground and vendors available near the water.
Visitors can also stop by Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament to view live entertainment in Buena Park, CA. The attraction includes live horses, a feast served during the show, and an epic battle with swords. Next Level Sports Complex is an additional location that is an indoor sports complex that offers activities for both children and adults. Guests can participate in Zumba dance, soccer, spin classes, basketball, and even spend time in a fully-equipped fitness center.
Knott’s Berry Farm is a staple in the city and has been one of the most popular attractions for travelers to visit since 1920. The theme park is famous for its roller coasters, fried chicken, and a cowboy and mining train ride.
The trip isn’t complete without attending Disneyland Resort, where magical fun is available at two different theme parks. Visitors can meet live Disney characters, hop on rides and rollercoasters, and view parades on the grounds. Downtown Disney, where Disney shops and eateries are, is also an ideal place to stroll.
Places to Eat in Anaheim
The eateries and restaurants available throughout the city are endless when you want to dine before or after seeing a performance by Elton John. Morton’s Steakhouse is one of the top restaurants for their five-star culinary menu items in a luxurious setting.
The RANCH Restaurant is a popular spot for locals to visit for their farm-fresh steak and seafood meals. Those who are looking to enjoy elevated Italian fare can stop by the Baci Italian restaurant, which features outdoor dining, complete with twinkling lights and outdoor heaters.