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About Buy Local Santa Monica

Buy Local Santa Monica was created by the Santa Monica business community and the City of Santa Monica to support our local businesses and encourage local buying that strengthens our thriving community by raising  awareness about the economic, environmental and community benefits of thinking local first.  View our map of participating Buy Local SM businesses>>>

Buy Local Santa Monica Updates   

Most Loved Santa Monica Businesses Contest on!  Vote now for your #MostLovedSM businesses (Feb. 1st - Feb. 28th, 2018).  To vote, click here>     For more info on the contest + to view last year's winners, click here. 

 Buy Local for our Schools:  Did you know that any purchase you make at a Santa Monica business directly helps support our schools?  Last year, we collectively raised $8 Million for the   SMMUSD just by buying local! 

SUPPORT Buy Local.  If you are a Santa Monica business, click here to JOIN this free campaign.  If you are a resident, local employees, business owner or frequent local visitor, show your support for our community by signing the pledge.  If you live in Santa Monica, we'd also be greatful if you could take 3 minutes to complete the Buy Local SM Resident Survey to help inform us of the goods and services you need in town! 

 Bike Local, Buy Local - Eat/shop/play local by bicycle!  It's fun, healthy and good for the environment...and it's easy to do, thanks to all our great bike shops and Breeze Bike Share program.  Join us for  our monthly #BikeLocalSM Handlebar Happy Hour events (last week of the month, check our Events page for details!).  Organized in partnership with SM SPOKE to help showcase our participating #BuyLocalSM businesses & the joy of bicycling!

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