Santa Monica Beach Events
Here are some the events happening in Santa Monica Beach:
|2019-03-23||13th Annual Santa Monica Airport ArtWalk||12 pm - 5 pm. Santa Monica Airport, along Airport Avenue between Bundy Drive and 23rd Street, 3026 Airport Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90405. Free admission and parking. The 12th Annual Airport ArtWalk showcases the artist studios and multiple creative venues that occupy the airport’s converted airplane hangars. Featuring art and ceramic demonstrations, theater and art workshops, live music and food trucks, the ArtWalk offers a fun-filled day of artistic exploration. For more info go to www.smgov.net/airportartwalk or #SMOArtWalk2018.|
|2019-03-24||Skechers Performance LA Marathon||Free to watch at the finish line, reg fee to participate. The course begins in Downtown LA and finishes via San Vicente to Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica. Street closures will be in effect, so arrive early. Visit lamarathon.com for all information related to the event.|
|2019-03-30 thru 2019-03-31||CBVA Volleyball Tournament||Volleyball tournament - Men's & Women's teams compete on the beach at Santa Monica. 1/2 mile north of the Santa Monica Pier: 1200 Ocean Front Walk, Santa Monica, CA. CBVA Members may register their teams to play: Membership fee + registration for tournament. Check out cbva.com for more info.|
|2019-05-05||Cinco de Mayo Celebration||7:00 am 5K, 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.|
|2019-05-27||80th Annual Memorial Day Observance||From 11am - 2pm Woodlawn Cemetery will host its 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|
|2019-06-22 thru 2019-06-23||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.|
|2019-06-23||Summer SOULstice||11 am - 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.|
|2018-12-30 thru 2019-12-29||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.