Friday, November 29, 2019

November 2019's drinks and lifestyle billboards in L.A. this holiday season...

Not that Thanksgiving is out the way and it's all about the leftovers, here are some drinks, gift idea, travel and other lifestyle billboards to keep you in the holiday spirit.

Food and drinks billboards
Tecate Beer Los Angeles Lidno y querido billboard
First up is this interactive seasonal Mexican greeting from Tecate beer, brightening the skies of Hollywood and also available to stream.
Drink Marvelously Ketel One Vodka billboard
Ketel One was also reminding vodka lovers to drink marvelously with this fun illustrated campaign. 
Gentleman Jack on their list billboard
In the world of dark spirits, Jack Daniel's had the perfect whiskey Christmas gift to put on your list to Santa, a bottle of Gentleman Jack.
Johnnie Walker Black Label 2019 billboard
Plus the gift ideas didn't stop there, with Johnnie Walker's Black Label Scotch Whisky also trying to turn heads with this giant-sized ad creative along the Sunset Strip.
Johnnie Walker Blue Label 2019 billboard
From a minimum of Scotch being aged 12 years to 25 years, Johnnie Walker was also showcasing its premium Blue Label blend in the skies of Hollywood.
Glenfiddich Grand Cru billboard
Glenfiddich was also shining a spotlight on its Grand Cru Scotch whisky finished in rare French Cuvée casks.
Tequila Codigo 1530 billboard
And if vodka and scotch isn't your thing, the maybe Tequila Codigo 1530 is the tipple you're looking for.
Wholefoods Color classics billboard
In the world of groceries, Wholefoods Market was getting you to rethink your holiday classic with some added colour.
Uber Eats Sweetgreen billboard
And for those craving fresh eats, then Sweetgreen was teaming up with Uber Eats to get healthy salads and grain bowls delivered to your door.
Chipotle food delivery paper bag handles billboard
And speaking of home food delivery, Chipotle was spending big this past month with this giant-sized paper bag with 3D handles to catch your attention along the Sunset Strip.
Trejos Tacos Postmates billboard
Plus Postmates was back in the skies to highlight all the restaurant delivery options available, from tacos to sushi, vegan or burgers.

Conventions billboards
DesignerCon 2019 billboard
If you're into art and design, then DesignerCon was back in Anaheim this month to provide some annual inspiration.
The arty convention also includes vendors selling collectible toys, customs, plush and designer apparel.

Autos and motoring billboards
LA Auto Show 2019 billboard
And from art to cars, and the annual L.A. Auto Show is back in Downtown at the end of November for al the car enthusiast out there.
2020 Lincoln Aviator billboard
Plus for those in the market for a new auto, Lincoln was showing off its new Aviator model in the city skyline.

Pets billboards
burnt brown balls Farmers Dog billboard
For dog lovers these billboards for The Farmer's Dog pet food really stood out with their witty approach to their delivery offering.
CBD Living Pet billboard
Plus if your pet is suffering from aches and pains, then CBD Living Pet was offering up a cannabis-based solution to help.

Recreational drugs billboards
Grandmas yams Pax 3 cannabis billboard
And speaking of weed, Pax was showing off its latest cannabis vaporizer with these fun Thanksgiving-themed billboards.

Financial billboards
Hilltop Securities momentum Bison bilboard
And with this month celebrating Bison Day on November 2, this Hilltop Securities financial planning billboard stood out.

Travel billboards
Carnival Panorama Cruise Shaq billboard
If you were thinking of getting away from the winter weather this holiday season with your family, then Carnival cruises was advertising a fun-filled vacation getaway.

Health and cause-related billboards
Syphilis fatal baby billboard
In the world of health and STDs, this eye-catching billboard was highlighting the dangers of syphilis, especially to pregnant women.
We Voted Building 8k homes end homelessness billboard
Plus as L.A. has a huge homelessness and gentrification problem, it looks like something is finally being done to provide affordable housing to help combat this growing problem.

Technology billboards
Giant Apple AirPods Pro billboard
Apple was certainly supplying some gift ideas in the city skyline this month, with this eye-catching billboard installation for its AirPods Pro.
Apple iPhone 11 billboard
Plus the consumer technology company was filling the streets and skies with colourful ads for its iPhone 11.
Snapchat 3D Spectacles billboard
Meanwhile Snapchat was showing off its Spectacles that capture your world in 3D, the perfect stocking filler for fashionistas and tech lovers.

If you like this eclectic collection of outdoor ads, make sure you compare these to last year's drinks and lifestyle billboards.

Here's hoping you enjoy the rest of this holiday weekend and maybe get some good deals in the sales...

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

November 2019's attention-grabbing TV billboards around L.A...

This month things were heating up in the Streaming Wars with Apple TV+ and Disney+ both launching and adding even more original and archive television shows to your watch list. This was on top of all the existing offerings from other broadcast, cable and streaming channels all trying to stand out in the skies of L.A.

TV billboards
Star Wars Madalorian series billboard
Star Wars was debuting its first original live-action television series, The Mandalorian, and helping it turn heads with this special extension cut-out billboard.
Disney plus launch billboard
The streaming subscription service was also showing off its range of Marvel and Disney animated movies and series, plus new original shows like National Geographic's The World According to Jeff Goldblum.
Morning Show Jennifer Aniston Steve Carell billboard
Apple TV+ was also shining a spotlight on its own tentpole program, The Morning Show, starring Jennifer Aniston, Steve Carell and Reese Witherspoon, with these faux billboards along the Sunset Strip.
Morning Show Jennifer Aniston Reese Witherspoon billboard
The technology giant was also supporting its next wave of shows later in the month, like the crime drama Truth Be Told with Octavia Spencer and Aaron Paul.
Truth Be Told series premiere billboard
If you want to see more on offer, make sure you take a look at these other Apple TV+ launch billboards filling the city skyline, like See, Dickinson and For All Mankind.
Marvelous Mrs Maisel season 3 billboard
Meanwhile over on Amazon's streaming service, the third season of its award-winning period comedy The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel was taking flight in the skies of L.A.
Jack Ryan season 2 billboard
Plus Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan was back for a sophomore season of international intrigue and political conspiracy plots.
Man in High Castle final season 4 billboard
Whilst The Man in the High Castle was coming to an end with its fourth and final season, where hopefully the Nazis of an alternate world are beaten.
Amazon Prime Millions items Gazillions shows billboard
As you can see Amazon was not only promoting its extensive products offering online, but its Prime Video catalogue of shows too.
Crown season 3 billboard
Over on Netflix, the streaming giant was rolling out the third season of its hit historical royal drama, The Crown, with Olivia Colman taking over the title of Queen Elizabeth II from Claire Foy.
Dolly Parton Heart Strings series billboard
Plus Dolly Parton was bringing subscribers eight new and different stories based on her songs for viewers to binge with Heart Strings.
Dollface series premiere billboard
Hulu was also showing off its latest comedy series, Dollface starring Kat Dennings, this November.
No Activity season 3 billboard
CBS All Access was also hoping to attract subscribers with the third season of its cop comedy No Activity.
No Activity season 3 billboard
Plus be sure to check out its other original shows, like Star Trek: Discovery, Why Women Kill and Tell Me A Story, with this It's On ad campaign.
Mad About You series revival billboard
Telecommunications company Spectrum was also hoping to stop people from 'cutting the cord' with original shows of its own, like the limited series revival of Mad About You.
Ray Donovan season 7 billboard
Cable channel Showtime was hoping to retain paying subscribers this month with the return of its fixer drama Ray Donovan for a seventh season.
Vikings season 6 billboard
Plus the History channel was crowning a new ruler with this extension cut-out billboard for the sixth season of Vikings.
NBC Comedy starts here pinboard billboard
NBC was making a giant-sized effort to help its comedy offering stand out this month with this super-sized pinboard featuring the stars of its hit sitcoms.
Running Wild Bear Grylls season 5 billboard
Plus Bear Grylls was getting super-sized in Hollywood for the fifth season of his National Geographic reality series.
Oval series premiere billboard
Meanwhile Tyler Perry was bringing a new soapy political drama to the BET channel with The Oval.
Rick and Morty season 4 billboard
In the world of animation, Rick and Morty were back for a fourth season of all-new oddball episodes on Adult Swim.
Seth Meyers Lobby Baby billboard
Plus the world of stand-up comedy, former SNL member and late-night talk show host Seth Meyers had a new Netflix special, Lobby Baby (one of the funniest I've seen in a while).
Iliza Unveiled Netflix standup billboard
Whilst Iliza Shelisinger was slaying it back on the stand-up stage for the streaming service with her new special Unveiled.
Comedy Central Standup Presents billboard
Comedy Central was also delivering a whole host of new up-and-comers in stand-up, filmed at the Civic Theatre in New Orleans.
Daniel Sloss X HBO billboard
Scottish comic Daniel Kloss was also getting showcased in the skies of L.A. this month for his HBO special, X.
Hot Ones YouTube series billboard
Meanwhile online Sean Evans was interviewing celebrities on his spicy YouTube series Hot Ones.
Sesame Street season 50 billboard
And Sesame Street was celebrating fifty years of puppets and educational learning this November.
Tubi TV Not on Netflix billboard
Whilst over in Hollywood, Tubi TV was trying to attract viewers with its movies and shows not available on Netflix, from the likes of Paramount, Lionsgate, MGM Studios and Starz.

If you liked this smattering of billboards, make sure you also check out these TV billboards gracing the streets and skies of Tinseltown last November.

Plus tay tuned for more TV shows campaigning for the winter awards season, and a snapshot of all the drinks and lifestyle billboards hoping to catch passersby eyes this holiday season.

And finally, Happy Thanksgiving to all my American visitors...