Thursday 23rd October 2014,

Things To Do in Santa Monica

Santa Monica things to do, including free places to go, events, attractions, family fun and weekend trips!


LA Weekly’s Plate

LA Weekly’s Plate

Get your calendars set and keep your belly empty for LA Weekly’s Plate food and wine festival on March 3. Los Angeles’s longtime alternative weekly newspaper hosts its 5th annual food and wine event at Petersen Auto Museum in the heart of the City of Angels. Food and wine festivals happen all the time in [...]

January 16, 2013 Kris

Bock Fest 2013

Bock Fest 2013

**Photo/editorial review** If the organizers of Bockfest 2013 learned anything from their event on Jan. 26, 2013, it better be that they’re going to need a bigger venue. So many people came out to try all the Bocks and other beer sampled that the event’s success was obvious. Bockfest was packed, and it’s a testament [...]

December 26, 2012 Kris

Localicious in Santa Monica Review

Localicious in Santa Monica Review

The second annual “Good Food Festival” began with food insights and ended with savory delights! On November 3rd, LACMA hosted the “Good Food Conference” where farmers, chefs, community leaders and foodies of all kinds filled the museum to participate in the “Good Food Revolution”. This movement is dedicated to promote healthy eating and more jobs [...]

November 8, 2012 Ashley

BAM Fest (Beer, Art, and Music Festival) Santa Monica

BAM Fest (Beer, Art, and Music Festival) Santa Monica

Save the date for October 6 when the Beer, Art and Music Festival hits sunny Santa Monica. A festival celebrating art, music, and craft beer (hey, it’s another form of art), BAM is one of the pioneering events of its kind on L.A.’s westside. It offers a trifecta of locally produced art, music, and suds [...]

July 26, 2012 Kris

JazzReggae Festival at UCLA

JazzReggae Festival at UCLA

Photo/Editorial Review of the 2012 JazzReggae Festival at UCLA Dated May 28, 2012 The 26th Annual JazzReggae Festival went smoothly at UCLA’s intramural field on May 27, 2012, with top-notch performances from some great bands for the event’s Jam Day. Check out our pics below. Headlining the Jam Day were The Roots, the hip-hop jam [...]

May 12, 2012 Kris

Malibu Beer Festival

Malibu Beer Festival

Malibu typically brings thoughts of surfing, waves, and the slow life. But on June 9 you’ll be able to add beer to that list. The 4th annual Malibu Beer Festival hits one of SoCal’s storied beachside towns with a wide variety of beers available for SoCal beer lovers. It takes place at the World Famous [...]

May 3, 2012 Kris

10 Fun Hikes in the Inland Empire & Southern California

10 Fun Hikes in the Inland Empire & Southern California

The Inland Empire is often thought of for its hikes, and for good reason. With such a vast array of geological zones, so many different ecological environments in one area, and nearly perfect weather all day every day, it makes sense that the IE offers such varied and exciting hiking options. [...]

March 14, 2012 ThingsToDo

GV30 – Lineup – Punk Rock Festival

GV30 – Lineup – Punk Rock Festival

Goldenvoice is celebrating their 30th year with GV30, an impressive lineup of the bands that have made punk rock amazing: Social Distortion, X, Adolescents, Bad Religion, Youth Brigade, T.S.O.L., Descendents, the Vandals and the Dickies! The festival will occur at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. [...]

November 4, 2011 ThingsToDo