Posted Jul. 11, 2014, 8:51 am
Cinema on the Street, Downtown Santa Monica’s free film series, kicks off this tonight, July 11 with a screening of the 1989 classic “Field of Dreams” at 8:30 pm.
Posted Jul. 10, 2014, 8:23 am
Santa Monica’s popular outdoor screening series Cinema on the Street returns to the corner of Third Street and Wilshire on the Third Street Promenade this Friday.
Posted Jun. 22, 2014, 9:21 am
TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel website, has awarded Downtown Santa Monica’s Third Street Promenade a recipient of the Certificate of Excellence for 2014.
Posted May. 24, 2014, 12:43 am
On a gloomy Sunday morning at the Santa Monica Third Street Promenade, Chelsea Williams–a pretty, young barefoot brunette in a peasant dress–sings Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” to her own plaintive guitar accompaniment.
Posted May. 20, 2014, 7:56 am
There was a time when the Third Street Promenade was not the Third Street Promenade. The area was nowhere near as commercial as it has become in the 25 years since the Promenade became, well, the Promenade.
Posted Apr. 22, 2014, 9:32 am
Two naked PETA advocates will be standing behind a banner that reads, "Go Vegan! 1 lb. of Meat Equals 6 Months of Showers" today in Santa Monica in honor of Earth Day.
Posted Apr. 4, 2014, 8:37 am
LA Puppet Fest 2014 will present its Million Puppet Parade and Puppet Making event starting at 10 am this Sunday.
Posted Mar. 6, 2014, 9:37 am
Theatre By The Blind will present five performances of “Walk Me Home” at the Promenade Playhouse in Santa Monica over the next two weekends.
Posted Feb. 7, 2014, 7:19 am
Locals and tourists gathered to watch and take part in a free event Thursday at Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade where they were able to encounter some of the lavish artistic feats of Cirque du Soleil's "Totem."
Posted Feb. 4, 2014, 9:24 am
Visitors to Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade will be in for a special treat this Thursday, Feb. 6 when Cirque du Soleil presents a free preview of its traveling production "Totem" that's currently on show next to the Santa Monica Pier through March 16.
Posted Feb. 3, 2014, 9:18 am
A pilot program to help make it easier for people navigate the Third Street Promenade and to activate the northernmost section of the Santa Monica thoroughfare was approved Jan. 14 by the City Council, though not without a little resistance.
Posted Jan. 29, 2014, 9:04 am
Movoto Real Estate has published a study that analyzed the most exciting suburbs in the United States - Santa Monica finished fifth - the only Southern California city to make the top 15 list.
Posted Jan. 12, 2014, 9:48 am
Award-winning author Kuwana Haulsey will be in conversation with Dr. Reverend Michael Beckwith, the spiritual leader of the famed Agape International Spiritual Center, this Thursday, Jan. 16 at the Barnes & Noble book store in Santa Monica.
Posted Jan. 10, 2014, 9:26 am
“A Picasso” by Jeffrey Hatcher opens tonight, Jan. 10 at the Promenade Playhouse at 1404 3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica, which will be followed by a reception.
Posted Dec. 14, 2013, 8:08 am
Holiday shoppers in Santa Monica will get a friendly reminder to stick to cruelty-free personal-care products — that is, products that were never tested on animals — courtesy of Olympic runner Nick Symmonds, who will hit the Third Street Promenade to unveil his brand-new PETA campaign at lunchtime on Monday.
Posted Dec. 12, 2013, 11:03 am
The City of Santa Monica’s Official tree lighting ceremony will be held tonight, Dec. 12.
Posted Nov. 25, 2013, 9:11 am
Street performers are no strangers to anyone who visits the Third Street Promenade or Santa Monica Pier. The City Council will be considering Tuesday an ordinance proposing to impose stiffer regulations for street performers who pose a threat to public safety.
Posted Oct. 20, 2013, 6:00 am
On a sunny Tuesday afternoon at the Santa Monica Third Street Promenade, a small crowd of strangers has gathered in a shared attitude of unexpected delight as they listen to a lovely young singer named Lakin.
Posted Oct. 19, 2013, 6:28 am
The Promenade Playhouse this weekend opens the world premiere comedy “It’s The Biz” with performances Saturdays at 8 pm and Sundays at 7 pm through Nov. 24.
Posted Oct. 18, 2013, 8:45 am
The American Lung Association in California hosts its 4th annual Fight For Air Walk this Sunday to raise funds and awareness in support of healthy lungs and clean air.
Posted Sep. 22, 2013, 9:21 am
Commercial real estate services firm Avison Young this week completed an eight-year retail lease transaction in Santa Monica with global candy and gift retailer It’Sugar. The retailer is leasing the property at a rate of $312 per square foot – a record-high in the Third Street Promenade.
Posted Sep. 20, 2013, 8:19 am
The fourth annual Buy Local Expo returns to the Third Street Promenade this Saturday from 12-5 pm.
Posted Sep. 12, 2013, 8:27 am
The Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce, the City of Santa Monica, and Downtown Santa Monica in partnership with the Santa Monica Education Foundation present the annual Buy Local Expo on the Third Street Promenade, Saturday, Sept. 21 from 12-5 pm.
Posted Sep. 9, 2013, 9:21 am
Santa Monica’s annual Buy Local Expo is fast approaching on Saturday, Sept. 21. In the lead-up to this fun and important event on the Third Street Promenade, several prominent business leaders involved in the Buy Local sub-committees of Shop Local, Eat Local, Play Local, and Live and Stay Local took the opportunity to talk about the importance of the Buy Local campaign.
Posted Sep. 6, 2013, 9:06 am
The Promenade Playhouse on the Third Street Promenade tonight presents the world premiere engagement of a new comedy “The New Situation.”