LACVB Releases 1997-1998 Planners Guide August 30, 1997 Share 1 -- LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Convention & Visitors Bureau released The 1997-1998 Meeting Planners Guide to highlight the attractions and accommodations of the city. The 96-page guide takes planners through five major regions of the city, including: Downtown, Hollywood, Westside, Coastal and Valleys. In addition, it contains information on transportation, restaurants and LACVB's sales, convention and client services. New to the guide this year is a "Convention Central" section that details three facilities -- The Los Angeles Convention Center, Shrine Auditorium and Los Angeles Music Center. To obtain a copy of the guide, call the LACVB at (213) 236-2324.