Ocean Appreciation Weekend
August 21-22, 12:30-6 p.m., $5 donation and $2 minimum admission for adults,
Free for kids under 13
Heal the Bay Aquarium, 1600 Ocean Front Walk, 310.393.6149.
Heal the Bay presents this weekend tribute to our neighbor the ocean. Highlights include “Plastic: The Real Sea Monster,” with visitors helping to make a sea monster out of plastic waste; an interactive performance by author/musician Joel Harper; a multimedia presentation on climate; and the weekly shark feeding.
Cause for Creativity: Tour da Arts, Vol. 2
August 22, 2-9 p.m., free, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Bergamot Station, 310.586.6488.
The second annual Tour da Arts offers a spoke card art workshop and cultural bike tour-and that’s only the first stop. Stop Two features a musical performance by Ben Sollee at the Broad Stage, while Stop Three takes guests to Virginia Avenue Park for an Actor’s Gang performance. Then it’s back to SMMOA for an exhibition closing party with music and art.