Venice Vintage Motorcycle Rally, July 12, 11am, free , 602 Venice Blvd., Venice, Venice.vintage.com.
The roar of motorcycles will be heard in the streets of Venice as the Venice Vintage Motorcycle Club brings you this tribute. Starting at 9 a.m. with a vintage motorcycle parade through the Santa Monica Mountains, events for the rest of the day include awards, a raffle, a photography exhibit, barbeque, and a beer garden. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Venice.
The Girls Guide to Rocking, July 15, 2pm, free, MLK Jr. Auditorium, Santa Monica Main Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd., 310.458.8600.
The Library is going to rock as all-girl band Miko Miko play on the patio and author Jessica Hopper talks about her book, a guide for females who know that these days a girl can grow up to be a Guitar Goddess.