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

Wednesday
Nov012017

ICE at Santa Monica

November 1, 2017- January 15, 2018

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.  Fr skate times + ticket prices:  http://downtownsm.com/ice-at-santa-monica or call (310) 260-1199.  Organized by Downtown SM, Inc.

Tuesday
Dec122017

Menorah Lightings

Dec. 12 - Dec. 19, 2017

Sundown @ Third Street Promenade

Join local synagogues and community groups as their members celebrate the Festival of Lights this Hannukah season. Lighting the menorah will begin shortly after sundown each evening. Shalom!

Thursday
Dec142017

Tis the Season to Come Together

6-10 pm

Location:  Blankspaces, 1450 2nd Street

The event is free but RSVP is required! 

Saturday
Dec162017

Holiday Open House @ Bergamot Arts Center

12 - 4 pm

Location:  Bergamot Station Arts Center, 2525 Michigan Avenue

You are invited to help celebrate the holiday season at Bergamot Station Arts Center. Support local businesses this holiday season--Bergamot Station's creative community boasts limitless gifts for everyone on your list! Shop Bergamot this December! 

For more info: http://bergamotstation.com/events/

Saturday
Dec162017

9th Annual SANTA Monica Pub Crawl

Starting at 5 p.m. 

Spreading Holiday Cheer in Santa Monica's Commercial Districts in Support of our Local Businesses and the Westside Food Bank -  featuring more than 30 of the city's best bars and restaurants and an estimated 6,000 crawlers, this popular fundraising event brings the community together to raise money for those in need through a partnership with the Westside Food Bank.  Attendees dress in their finest holiday garb and receive discounted food and drink specials at locations such as The Viceroy, Barney's Beanery, Red O and Ye Old King's Head. Over the last eight years, the SANTA Monica Pub Crawl has raised more than $125,000, enough money for a half a million meals.  Organized by SPIN PR.

Tickets are $15 in advance and available at www.santamonicapubcrawl.com.   

Wednesday
Dec272017

Bike Local SM Handlebar Happy Hour (Monthly)

Location tbc

5:30 -7 p.m.

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
Jan132018

Pico Fitness Crawl 2018

Save the date!  The 2nd annual Pico Fitness Crawl is coming and spotlighting Pico Boulevard's impressive variety of fitness studios, exercise facilities and activities.  More info coming soon.....

Watch the video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4iKJ7hviP98&t=9s