Thursday September 1st
Concert by the Pier
7:00pm at Santa Monica Pier
Music By: Steady Holiday & Unknown Mortal Orchestra. Enjoy sunset on the beach with family and friends while listening to Steady Holiday and Unknown Mortal Orchestra indie rock bands. It’s the perfect place to enjoy a picnic on the beach and enjoy the warm Santa Monica weather.
Friday September 2nd
First Friday’s Venice
7pm on Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice
Showtime’s Eat | See | Hear Outdoor Movie Series
7pm Santa Monica High School on 601 Pico Blvd
Showtime presents Eat|See|Hear, a summer-long celebration of food, music & movies presented by SHOWTIME! Events take place at Santa Monica High School located at 601 Pico Blvd (entrance on 4th St.), and will include food trucks and a musical guest.
Doors open at 5:30pm with live music starting at 7pm and movie at 8:30pm. Admission is $14. Check website for movie lineup
1pm-8pm 2828 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica 90404
First Friday events at create tribute to the love for the community, local businesses. Attendance to the event is free, but encouraged to donate to charity. Start your long weekend off right with a relaxing and invigorating yoga class.
Open House 1-4PM: Bring you friends or come to make new ones! This is open community time to hang in our space + enjoy complimentary snacks, tea and wellness shots, shop 20% off athletic wear for a cause and get to know the amazing people behind the companies we are partnering with!
Donation-based All-levels Yoga Class with Live DJ: Taught by CREATE co-owner Marissa. Suggested donation: $6 = a lifetime supply of clean water for a child. ALL proceeds go to ph8 Foundation who makes this incredible effort possible!
LA County Fair
Friday 12pm-Midnight | Saturday 10am-Midnight | Sunday 10am-Midnight| Monday 10am-10pm
Adults, 13+ Weekdays $14; Weekends + Holidays $20 | Child, ages 6-12 Weekdays $8; Weekends + Holidays $12 | Child, ages 5 and under Free |Seniors 60+ Weekdays $10 Weekends + Holidays $15
Enjoy thrilling rides, games, and your favorite fair treats this Labor Day weekend at the LA County Fair. Bring your family and friends and enjoy some fun in the sun while listening to musical guests at the Old School Funk & Soul Festival with The Brothers Johnson , Rose Royce, The Original Lakeside, Heatwave, Evelyn "Champagne" King, and Jimmie Walker.
Saturday September 3rd
Run Pack with Crossfit Sandbox
8:30am-9:30am at 1110 Wilshire Blvd. Santa Monica Ca 90401
Grab your pups and join us for a Run Pack. We will be training for the upcoming Race for the Rescues 5k & 10K and are looking for recruits to join team Healthy Spot.
Join Our Team Here
A CrossFit Sandbox instructor will be leading you and your dogs through some exercises meant to prepare you for the upcoming marathon. We will be meeting at Healthy Spot Santa Monica and jogging over to a nearby park. You and your dog will run through some warm ups and then some drills.
Labor Day Olympics
9am-12pm meet at Santa Monica Pier
Come to Santa Monica Beach on September 3rd for some fun in the sun and friendly competition for a chance to win a free vacation! Labor Day Olympics will be a blast that you and your friends can come to to play beach volleyball, spike ball, beach soccer and more. Assemble a team of 4-8 and be ready to record all of the festivities. The best videos will win vacation prizes. Meet by the volleyball courts near the pier at around 9:00am to give out instructions as far as how to play, and how to win. They are bringing Rio to Santa Monica so bring your A-game!
Santa Monica Pier – 8am
Get fit with this free workout class held every Saturday morning. Meet at 8am under the Santa Monica Pier sign at the top of the ramp on Colorado and Ocean for a 2-5 mile run around the beach and pier. At 9am, pick up your yoga mat and meet at the far west end of the pier. Enjoy sweeping ocean views as local yoga instructors help perfect your Downward Dog and Warrior pose. All experience levels are welcome.
Abbot Kinney Marketplace
Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Venice.
The Abbot Kinney Marketplace is a weekly free outdoor marketplace located on the front athletic field of Westminster Elementary. The marketplace which is organized by a family of artistic individuals, was put together so that artist, designers, craftsmen, and more can come together and have a platform to sell their pieces. They also have food trucks and different dj’s who participate weekly. A percentage of the proceeds go to funding school art and after school programs.
Sunday September 4th
Labor Day Libations
7pm-11pm 18741 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265
Rosenthal Winery is hosting Labor Day Libations. Food trucks, Wine, DJ’s. Enjoy one of your last summer sunsets drinking rose, dancing all night, and overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
LA Times: The Taste – Sunday Block Party Brunch & BBQ
11am-2pm at Paramount Pictures
From September 4-6, LA Times: The Taste returns to offer Angelenos a food and drink experience unlike any other. Highlights include an opening night party on Friday, a field-to-fork midday celebration on Saturday, a Sunday brunch+bbq event, and an ethnic food ‘tour’ of some of L.A.’s finest dining spots hosted by Jonathan Gold on Sunday.
Parking Info: Paramount Pictures Van Ness parking structure – 783 N. Van Ness Avenue, LA 90038. Parking charge will be $13 Cash only.