Posted Feb. 22, 2014, 6:40 am
ROGA, a play on words that combines running and yoga, returns to the Santa Monica Pier on Saturday mornings starting today through the end of March.
Posted Feb. 14, 2014, 9:11 am
Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Pier Aquarium is hosting Whale of a Weekend to celebrate the annual migration of the Pacific gray whale.
Posted Feb. 7, 2014, 6:50 am
Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Pier Aquarium introduces Free Fridays at the Santa Monica Aquarium through Feb. 28.
Posted Jan. 24, 2014, 9:26 am
Inspired by many founding myths, Cirque du Soleil’s “Totem” under the big top tent next to the Santa Monica Pier illustrates, through a visual and acrobatic language, the evolutionary progress of species.
Posted Jan. 22, 2014, 11:06 am
Cirque du Soleil's touring production of "Totem" rolled out the red carpet Tuesday night as it welcomed celebrities such as Neil Patrick Harris, Paris Hilton, and Jason Alexander.
Posted Jan. 21, 2014, 9:37 am
Heal the Bay's CEO Ruskin Hartley and Director of Heal the Bay's Santa Monica Pier Aquarium Heather Doyle (both pictured) along with children of invited guests cut the ribbon on the new Dorothy Green Room at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium on Saturday.
Posted Jan. 19, 2014, 9:24 am
Four young adults and a juvenile from Burbank and Glendale are in custody for attempted murder after a stabbing incident on the Santa Monica Pier in the early morning hours of Saturday, Jan. 18.
Posted Jan. 17, 2014, 10:45 am
Performances begin tonight under Cirque du Soleil’s trademark blue-and-yellow big top tent next to the Santa Monica Pier for the touring production of “Totem.”
Posted Jan. 17, 2014, 10:43 am
The gigantic, eye-catching blue and yellow tents adjacent to the Santa Monica Pier for tonight’s debut of Cirque de Soleil’s “Totem” stand boldly and have caught the eye of many a passerby.
Posted Jan. 17, 2014, 10:42 am
Changes are in store for the Twilight Concert Series (TCS) courtesy of a one-year pilot program unanimously approved Tuesday night by the Santa Monica City Council.
Posted Jan. 16, 2014, 7:56 am
The extension of “Kurt Weill at the Cuttlefish Hotel” at the brand-new West End Theatre on the Santa Monica Pier has been postponed until an as-yet undecided date.
Posted Jan. 15, 2014, 9:00 am
California will celebrate the 6th annual Underwater Parks Day this Saturday, Jan. 18 with a series of events along the coast, including one celebration in Santa Monica.
Posted Jan. 15, 2014, 8:33 am
In this week's episode of "In The Chair," Santa Monica Mirror Editor-In-Chief Brenton Garen interviews Cirque du Soleil "Totem" performer Sarah Tessier about the opening of the show at the Santa Monica Pier this Friday, Jan. 17.
Posted Jan. 13, 2014, 9:25 am
The beginning of any new year is ripe for resolutions and commitments to make change. In the spirit of 2014’s arrival, the Santa Monica City Council might resolve to alter the format of the ever so popular Twilight Concert Series (TCS).
Posted Jan. 10, 2014, 8:52 am
A team of more than 60 men and women pushed more than 100 supporting poles Thursday afternoon to raise the roof of Cirque du Soleil's blue-and-yellow big top tent.
Posted Dec. 26, 2013, 8:49 am
After many years in the making, there’s a new restaurant in town now open on the Santa Monica Pier – Ristorante Al Mare.
Posted Dec. 21, 2013, 9:16 am
Santa Monica peace activist Jerry Rubin celebrated his 70th birthday Dec. 11 at Rusty’s Surf Ranch on the Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Dec. 11, 2013, 9:37 am
A 70th birthday celebration will be held for Jerry 'Peace Activist' Rubin today, Dec. 11 from 7 pm to 11 pm at Rusty's Surf Ranch on The Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:58 am
If you stroll enough from the corner of Ocean Avenue and Colorado to Pacific Park or one of the restaurants on the Santa Monica Pier, you are likely to develop a pair of very strong calves. However, the walk from the street down to pier may no longer be as steep as the City Council begins providing input on the Pier Bridge Replacement Project.
Posted Dec. 6, 2013, 9:31 am
The echoes of Kurt Weill’s dark footsteps on the Santa Monica pier will be heard on the historic seaside structure. Tony Award-winning actor/director Paul Sand's limited-run show at the new West End Theatre transforms an enclosed observation deck at the end of the Santa Monica pier into what will be a cabaret-style performing space.
Posted Dec. 4, 2013, 8:53 am
In this week's episode of "In The Chair," Santa Monica Mirror Editor-In-Chief Brenton Garen interviews West End Theatre founder Paul Sand about his first production that opens Friday night on the Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Nov. 19, 2013, 7:52 am
If you’ve ever wanted to experience Berlin in the 1930’s, Tony-award winning veteran actor Paul Sand will provide an opportunity, beginning Friday, Dec. 6, with his unique cabaret production, “Kurt Weill at the Cuttlefish Hotel” at the newly inaugurated West End Theater at the end of the Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Nov. 15, 2013, 9:10 am
The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles (spcaLA) is celebrating the close of its 135th anniversary with Party on the Pier, this Sunday, Nov. 17 at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier from 10 am to 1 pm.
Posted Nov. 6, 2013, 10:00 am
Mary Ann Powell, CEO of Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier, was honored with PAL’s “Golden Pumpkin” award at the 22nd Annual PALloween Carnival on Thursday, Oct. 31 at The Barker Hanger in Santa Monica.
Posted Oct. 31, 2013, 8:27 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier will set the spooky scene this Halloween tonight with its world-famous Ferris wheel’s seasonal colors featuring orange, yellow, and white, and holiday patterns that include a 90-feet tall smiling pumpkin.