The Forum in Inglewood, also known as The Forum, presented by Chase, The Great Western Forum, the Fabulous Forum and the L.A. Forum, is a venue in Inglewood, CA. It was built in 1966 and is one of the older venues when compared to the Staples Center, Nokia Theatre, and other venues in L.A. When your flying into LAX, you can easily see the Forum on the landscape. When it was The Great Western Forum, The Forum was considered to be as vital to the entertainment world as Madison Square Garden. The Forum was designed by Charles Luckman Associates, the famed businessman, and architect who designed Madison Square Garden, the Prudential Tower in Boston, the McDonald Investment Center in Cleveland, and many the other main venues in the U.S. that were built in the late 50’s to the early 70’s.