July 10, 10am-6pm, free
Windward Avenue and Ocean Front Walk, Venice
Celebrating green consciousness and all the creativity that it generates, Venice Eco-Fest is back at Venice Beach, with a day-long festival featuring vendors with environmentally friendly products, a parade, kids’ activities, a vegan food court, and a solar-powered stage with the best local musicians.
Vidiots Annex Grand Opening & Film Classes
Opening July 10, 8pm, free
Classes July 12-August 18, $1127.84-$191.76,
15 % discount for Vidiots members and KCRW members Vidiots, 302 Pico Blvd., 310.392.8508.
The popular video rental store now has a series of classes about film. It will kick off with a grand opening party this Saturday, featuring a live DJ and open house with the instructors. This summer’s curriculum includes classes on directors like Alfred Hitchcock and genres like Cult Movies, all taught by film historians, film professors, and critics.