Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 8:02 am
For an entertaining way to combine the spirit of Halloween and the quintessential SoCal lifestyle, look no further than ZJ Boarding House’s annual Haunted Heats Halloween Surf Contest this Saturday, Oct. 25 at 8 am. Far from the ordinary surf competition, the participants will be riding the waves of the Pacific Ocean all the while donning their Halloween costumes.
Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 8:01 am
In lieu of the Halloween season, Heal the Bay’s Santa Monica Pier Aquarium is incorporating a number of spooky themes into its family-friendly activities this weekend. This Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 25 and 26, starting at 12:30 pm, the Pier Aquarium will be hosting a “fintastic” Halloween and Dia de Los Muertos celebration, with costume wear encouraged.
Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 7:55 am
Orchestra Santa Monica will kick off its 2014-15 season with the program “Heroic Beethoven and More” this Sunday, Oct. 26 at 3:30 pm.
Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 7:54 am
A colorful change is coming to Upper West in Santa Monica this weekend with the arrival of new art being hung on its walls.
Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 7:53 am
Naam Yoga Los Angeles will host its third anniversary gala celebration and fundraiser “A Simple Gift!” tonight, Oct. 24 to benefit their 501(c)(3) and Giving Naam community outreach programs.
Posted Oct. 24, 2014, 7:50 am
A one-woman show called “Holy Pal - Decades of Joy, Revelation and Spiritual Creativity as a Teacher” will be held this Sunday, Oct. 26 from noon to 1 pm.
Posted Oct. 23, 2014, 9:18 am
Phillips Lerner has announced its annual Adopt-A-Center event, this year celebrating the recipient of the 2014 award: El Nido Family Centers.
Posted Oct. 22, 2014, 10:08 am
The Santa Monica College Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery is pleased to present "Pyrometrics – A Retrospective in Ceramics,” an exhibition of original works by professional studio artist, ceramic sculptor, and ceramic painter Franklyn Phillips.
Posted Oct. 22, 2014, 9:30 am
Ruskin Group Theatre's new comedy "The Face in the Reeds" has been extended through Nov. 22, 2014.
Posted Oct. 21, 2014, 9:48 am
The students, parents, teachers, and staff of Grant Elementary School in Santa Monica are rallying together for an incredible community event this Saturday, Oct. 25 – the Grant Fall Festival, Monster Mash Dance – and the Westside’s only Haunted Halloween Hallway.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 5:00 pm
The Rotary Club of Santa Monica will host its “Flights of Wine” Wine & Jazz Festival this Sunday, Oct. 19 from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:08 am
The Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra (SMSO) will open its 70th concert season this Saturday, Oct. 18 at Barnum Hall on the campus of Santa Monica High School.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:06 am
New West Symphony music director Marcelo Lehninger will lead the orchestra in the opening Masterpiece Series concert of the Symphony’s 20th Anniversary Season this weekend, which includes a show in Santa Monica on Sunday afternoon.
Posted Oct. 17, 2014, 9:00 am
Italian-restaurant Locanda del Lago on the Third Street Promenade continues its monthly series called “Morso della Bestia,” which translates to “Bite of the Beast,” on Thursday, Oct. 30 featuring an all-natural Muscovy duck menu.
Posted Oct. 16, 2014, 2:17 pm
Traditional yoga is taught very differently from how it’s learned in America, and instructor Ryan Silvers is elated to offer locals a chance to experience what he coins “the next stage of yoga”.
Posted Oct. 16, 2014, 9:04 am
The 2XU Santa Monica RunFEST invites runners of all levels to participate in friendly competition and family fun at the Santa Monica Pier this Sunday, Oct. 19 at 8 am.
Posted Oct. 16, 2014, 8:36 am
Any time a production comes to down that originated at New York’s Alliance Theatre or the Manhattan Theatre Club, you almost automatically know that it’s a play that deserves your attention.
Posted Oct. 15, 2014, 10:04 am
Robert Berman Gallery (Gallery B7 at Bergamot Station in Santa Monica) will this Sunday, Oct. 19 host live jazz fusion, instrumental, and original music performed by local artists from 2 pm to 6 pm.
Posted Oct. 15, 2014, 9:48 am
Cicely Tyson as Mrs. Carrie Watts brilliantly shines in Horton Foote’s “The Trip to Bountiful,” a revival production currently on stage at the Ahmanson Theatre. Directed with surgical precision by Michael Wilson, Foote’s iconic script was enough to entice Miss Tyson back to the Broadway stage after a 30-year break, which was rewarded with a Best Actress Tony Award.
Posted Oct. 14, 2014, 9:35 am
Tickets are selling fast to the 18th Street Arts Center’s renowned BAM Fest (Beer Art & Music Festival) on Sunday, Oct. 26 from 1 pm to 5 pm.
Posted Oct. 13, 2014, 9:41 am
Santa Monica Public Library hosts Book Buzz with Random House this Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 7 pm in the Main Library MLK Jr. Auditorium at 601 Santa Monica Boulevard.
Posted Oct. 13, 2014, 9:37 am
Tongva After Dark concludes its first season of cultural programming with an evening of performances by superlative artists this Wednesday, Oct. 15.
Posted Oct. 12, 2014, 9:45 am
The Santa Monica Conservancy will host its annual fundraising salon at the historic Bundy House today, Oct. 12, from 3 pm to 5 pm.
Posted Oct. 12, 2014, 9:09 am
Motorists are warned that the south side of San Vicente between Saltair and Barrington will be closed today, Oct.12 between 10 am and 6 pm fro the Brentwood Art Festival.
Posted Oct. 10, 2014, 9:30 am
The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce presents its Wellbeing Festival featuring the Buy Local Marketplace on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 11 am to 5 pm.