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Monday
May202019

The Pier – Pacific Park Receives The ‘Jeff King Santa Monica Tourism Champion of the Year’ Award From Santa Monica Travel & Tourism

SMDP: Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier was presented the prestigious “Jeff King Santa Monica Tourism Champion of the Year” award by Santa Monica Travel & Tourism (SMTT) at the 10th Annual Travel & Tourism Summit held at Jonathan Beach Club on Wednesday, May 8.  Read more >

Wednesday
Aug012018

How to Spend a Lovely Day in Santa Monica Without a Car

WeLikeLA: Sometimes it’s nice not having car. Sometimes what you really want is to be in a place where you don’t need a car. Santa Monica can be such a place, especially if you’re a visitor just trying to make a day of it.

This beachside city offers a world of opportunities, attractions, and landmarks all concentrated in a central downtown area, and/or easily accessible via public transit. Shopping, art, food, and entertainment are available virtually everywhere you look. But where to start?  Read more > 

Monday
Jul132015

Yahoo! Travel Selects Pacific Park As Best Amusement Park In California

SM Mirror:  Yahoo! Travel has announced its “The Best Amusement Park in Every State” with Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier taking top honors in California.

The two-acre amusement park with its 12 rides, 14 midway games, an oceanfront food plaza and beachside retail shops was recognized as: “In a state so packed with great amusement parks, Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier stands out for fun, atmosphere, and the sheer joy of playing on this famous landmark.” 

To read more about this great accolade for Pacific Park, a Buy Local SM business + Most Loved SM 2015 Runner-Up!  > > >

Monday
Jun062011

Pacific Park Donates Hub Sign to History Museum 

SantaMonicaPatch:  The Santa Monica History Museum's collection just got bigger, thanks to a recent donation by Pacific Park: one of the two center hub signs from its original Ferris wheel. The hub sign is currently on display at the museum.

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