From bananas to beer, hula to reggae, and hay rides to Halloween, a quirky weekend is coming to SoCal. Santa Monica What could be more L.A. than relaxing on an old-timey lawn chair on Santa Monica Pier cooled by ocean breezes while you watch Front Porch Cinema’s showing of “La La Land”? Film got...
Muscle Beach started in the 1930s just south of the Santa Monica Pier. By the 1950s, it was a popular Labor Day destination. In the 2006 obituary of Deforrest “Moe” Most, Los Angeles Times writer Valerie Nelson reported: The unofficial ringmaster of the impromptu shows at Santa Monica’s Muscle...
The Ferris wheel on the Santa Monica Pier is turning as a refreshing ocean breeze disguises the reality of a triple-digit heat wave striking across Southern California. On the boardwalk, mothers push strollers; bicyclists pass by admiring the pristine white sand. Tourists speaking German see a...
Spaceland, the concert promoter behind the Echo, Echoplex and Regent Theater, as well as such free outdoor events as the Twilight Concert Series on Santa Monica Pier and Levitt Pavilion in MacArthur Park, has announced the debut of a fall music festival called Spaceland Block Party. The new festival, which...
The 2017 season's debut show drew an estimated 60,000 to the pier and surrounding beach. [ more › ]
But 93 percent of area beaches are clean for swimmers in summer months Two of the dirtiest beaches in California are located in Los Angeles County—Santa Monica Pier and Mother’s Beach at Marina del Rey, according to environmental advocacy...Show More Summary
Charlize Theron was photographed enjoying a family day out at the Santa Monica Pier with her kids Jackson Theron and August Theron on Saturday May 27, 2017. The post Charlize Theron Has a Family Fun Day At The Pier appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
Summer's here and that means free music is returning to the Getty, Santa Monica Pier, LACMA and dozens of other venues throughout our awesome city.
I was out in Santa Monica for a few hours last week, and that means a bunch of Santa Monica pictures got added to the lunchtime photo queue. This one is a picture of a name painter on the pier. What's interesting technically is that I actually wanted more grain in the photo. Show More Summary
First things first: the answer to the origin of yesterday's lunchtime photo. It's a picture of the neon-lit Ferris wheel at the Santa Monica Pier. It's a 1-second exposure at night, one of several I took where I deliberately moved the camera while the shutter was open. Show More Summary
Miami Horror, Khalid, Valerie June, Irma Thomas and Lemaitre are among this year's other offerings for the free summer concert series.
Our very own Burgers & Beer event, dance performances on the Santa Monica Pier, the tale of a fake black metal band, and more fun stuff to do and see in L.A. this week. fri 4/28 No one really reads anymore, so co-promoters Goldenvoice and Red Light Management are presenting...
Goodbye, Santa Monica Pier.
The whimsical features are meant to match the neighboring pier The Santa Monica Landmarks Commission will review updated plans tonight for a new Starbucks planned for a historic Ocean Front Walk property landmarked in December. As the...Show More Summary
There's also a close-up shot of that "bell tower" in Pershing Square. [ more › ]
The two queer artists recount their transphobic experience and candidly discuss safety, identity and liberation.
Check it out this weekend on the Santa Monica Pier, next to the great abyss of the Pacific Ocean. [ more › ]
The 32nd annual Independent Spirit Awards were held on Saturday at the Santa Monica Pier in California, and the best independent films of 2016 were honored. Piaget Producers AwardJordana Mollick – Hello, My Name Is Doris Lisa Kjerulff – The Fits Melody C. Show More Summary