Santa Monica Beach Events
Here are some the events happening in Santa Monica Beach:
|2017-05-29||78th Annual Memorial Day Observance||From 11am - 2pm Woodlawn Cemetery will host its 78th Annual Memorial Day Observance. Conceptual plans for a Commemorative Wall honoring Santa Monica veterans will be displayed as well as patriotic music by The Santa Monica Oceanaires. Park at Santa Monica College, Lot 6 with shuttle service by TourCoach Charter to Woodlawn. No parking on site. Location: 1847 14th Street, Santa Monica, CA|
|2017-06-04||Spring Fun 5k, 10k, 15k, Half Marathon||7:00 am 10k, 15k, Half Marathon. 7:20 am for 5K. 2000 Ocean Ave. Santa Monica, CA. Off of beach path off of Bay St. & Ocean Ave. near Crescent Bay Park. Contact abetterworldrunning.com for additional information regarding course, registration.|
|2017-06-10||Santa Monica Pier Paddleboard Race & Ocean Festival||7:30am-4:30pm. Paddleboard Race and Ocean Festival features ocean swims, SUP & paddleboard races and dory competitions. Beach competitions for kids, individuals, and teams with prizes and awards. The event is a benefit for Heal the Bay and the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium. Visit pierpaddle.com for more info.|
|2017-06-25||2017 Summer SOULstice||1 pm - 7 pm. Main Street Santa Monica. Live music, kids activities, sidewalk sales, dining, shopping. Benefit for Heal the Bay. Visit mainstreetsm.com for additional info.|
|2017-07-04||Red, White, and Blue 5k, 10k, 15k, Half Marathon||7:00 am 10k, 15k, Half Marathon. 7:20 am for 5K. Contact abetterworldrunning.com for additional information regarding course, registration.|
|2017-07-04||2017 4th of July Parade||Free Parade on Main Street in Santa Monica starting at 9:30 am thanks to the Ocean Park Association of Santa Monica. For more information check out: santamonicaparade.com.|
|2017-07-20||Annual Montana Avenue Art Walk & Music Festival||5 pm - 9 pm. Montana Avenue 7th Street to 17th Street. Free music and art festival. Visit montanaave.com for more info.|
|2016-01-03 thru 2017-12-31||Shark Sundays @ SMPA||3:30 pm - Santa Monica Pier Aquarium. Every Sunday catch an informative presentation about sharks while the Aquarium horn and swell sharks cruise around a tank with their noses out of the water, mouths open, anticipating the meal to come. Expect a splash of seawater if you’re close enough to the exhibit. Visit healthebay.org and click on the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium link for more info.|
Best So Cal Beach Bike Paths:
From Santa Monica to Redondo Beach is about a 17 mile ride on a scenic stretch of smooth concrete beach path with a few bike lanes along the way.
The communities listed below are popular hotspots for locals and tourists alike.
So Cal Beach Events Listings:
These popular beach hot spots are top choices for event organizers to hold their events.