Think Santa Monica First
...Buy Local   


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

Mark the calendar for our annual Buy Local Health + Fitness Festival....coming September 7, 2019 to Reed Park.  For more info, including exhibitor + sponsorship opportunities, click here >

Thank you to everyone who voted for their Most Loved Santa Monica Businesses of 2019!   To see this year's winners and runners-up + for more info on #MostLovedSMclick here.    

 Buy Local for our Schools:  Did you know any purchase that is made at Santa Monica businesses  directly helps support our schools?  Last year, we collectively raised $16 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 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, Breeze Bike + e-bike share programs.  Join us for  our monthly #BikeLocalSM HandleBar Happy Hour (#HBHH) Events - organized in partnership with SM SPOKE to help showcase our #BuyLocalSM businesses.

Buy Local SM Community Partners