Regular Events

For a full list of upcoming events here in Santa Monica, organized by our BLSM partners + participating businesses:  click here.   Here are some of our favorite weekly events....

DOWNTOWN FARMERS' MARKETS
Every Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.+ Every Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. @ Arizona Avenue and 2nd Street.  www.smgov.net/farmers_market/

PICO FARMERS' MARKET
Every Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Location:  Virginia Avenue Park (Pico Boulevard at 22nd St). www.smgov.net/farmers_market

MAIN STREET FARMERS' MARKET
Every Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: 2640 Main Street.  Free validation parking at the beach. Free bicycle valet parking at the market.  www.smgov.net/farmers_market/

TECH TALK TUESDAYS
2nd Tuesdays, monthly, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Free but RSVP required. Location: SM Chamber, 1234 6th Street.  www.smchamber.com

BUSINESS @ SUNSET MIXER
3rd Wednesdays, monthly, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Locations vary, to RSVP and purchase tickets: www.smchamber.com

Thursday
Oct262017

Bike Local SM Handlebar Happy Hour (Monthly)

5:30-7 p.m.

Location:  tbc

Join us for our monthly Handlebar Happy Hour where we'll be celebrating bicycling with our Bike Local Santa Monica partners - SM SPOKE + friends - at some of our favorite Buy Local SM bars + restaurants! 

Alll are welcome! 

 

Sunday
Oct292017

Howl-O-Ween @ Pacific Dog Park 

Location:  Pacific Dog Park (Main St/ Pacific Ave)

12 - 4 pm

Howl-O-Ween @ Pacific Dog Park | Santa Monica | California | United States

Main Street’s popular costume contest for furry friends at Pacific Street Dog Park!

Enjoy pet friendly vendors and treats for the whole family!  Free but if you would like to enter your dog, please RSVP here :  Tickets

For more info:  http://www.mainstreetsm.com/calendar/

Wednesday
Nov012017

ICE at Santa Monica

November 1 - January 15th

Location:  Arizona Avenue @ 5th Street

Every holiday season Downtown Santa Monica brings a little ice to our beachside community, transforming the corner of 5th + Arizona into the winter wonderland known as ICE at Santa Monica, an 8,000 SF ice skating rink.  For skate times + ticket prices:  http://downtownsm.com/ice-at-santa-monica or call (310) 260-1199.  Organized by Downtown SM, Inc.

Thursday
Nov022017

Sustainable Fashion Show

7pm

Organized by Sustainable Works....more info coming soon!

Sunday
Nov052017

Rotary Club of Santa Monica 10th Annual Wine & Food Festival

4 -7 pm

Location:  Playa Studios in Culver City.  For more info & to buy tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/10th-annual-wine-food-festival-tickets-32835173889

 

Thursday
Nov162017

Santa Monica Small Business Resource Fair

8 am - 12 noon (tbc)

Location:  Santa Monica Main Library (SM Blvd/7th St)

Organized by the LA County Department of Consumer and Business Affairs in partnership with the City of Santa Monica Economic Development and Finance Departments.  More info coming soon!

 

Saturday
Nov252017

Small Business Saturday/ Shop Small Sidewalk Sale

Location:  Montana Avenue (Sidewalk Sale);

Citywide (Small Business Saturday Specials)

More info coming soon!

IF YOU ARE A SANTA MONICA SMALL BUSINESS + WOULD LIKE TO SUBMIT A SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY OFFER + DOWNLOAD FREE MARKETING MATERIALS:  https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/shop-small/promote?linknav=us-open-shopsmall-home-nationallanding-promote

Thursday
Nov302017

Bike Local Handlebar Happy Hour (monthly)

5:30-7 p.m.

Location:  tbc

Join us for our monthly Handlebar Happy Hour where we'll be celebrating bicycling with our Bike Local Santa Monica partners - SM SPOKE + friends - at some of our favorite Buy Local SM bars + restaurants! 

Alll are welcome! 

 

Saturday
Dec022017

Main Street Holiday Event + Tree Lighting

5- 9 pm

Location:  California Heritage Museum - Lawn (Main St @ Ocean Park Blvd)

 

Join the Main Street Merchants Business Improvement Association at their annual holiday event + tree lighting, strating at the Heritage Museum Lawn follwed by a walk led by Santa to the famous Shopping Cart Tree @ Edgemar.   A festive night of carolers + holiday parties hosted by your favorite Main Street merchants!

http://www.mainstreetsm.com/calendar/ 

Friday
Dec082017

The Clayhouse Annual Holiday Sale

Location:  The Clayhouse, 2909 Santa Monica Blvd  90403

December 8th from 4 - 9  p.m. + December 9th from 10am - 6 pm

Save the date!  Hundreds of pieces of handmade pottery will be for sale at our annual sale on Friday, December 8, 4-9 pm and Saturday, December 9, 10-6pm. 

For more info:  www.theclayhousesantamonica.com