This small neighborhood located to the north of Glendale has grown to be a highly desired location for Los Angeles natives. In a small space, this area offers its own park and a large selection of shopping and eateries on Honolulu Ave. Multiple events are held in this community, such as weekly Farmers Markets and an annual Oktoberfest and Christmas Parade. Residents can enjoy the close proximity of the Foothill Freeway running through the southern portion of the area and the prestigious schools offered by the Glendale Unified School District. The Montrose area is packed with businesses ranging from different ethnic restaurants, to boutiques, to department stores.