Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier will turn its Ferris wheel
“green” tonight with a variety of patterns and colors in support of
The Ferris wheel light show will start at sunset (about 7:31 pm) until midnight.
The Pacific Wheel is the world’s only solar-powered Ferris wheel
featuring 160,000 energy-efficient LED lights that present dynamic,
custom, computer-generated lighting entertainment each evening.
The eco-friendly, enhanced LED lighting provides 75 percent greater
energy savings than most Ferris wheel’s traditional incandescent bulbs.
The Ferris wheel soars nine stories high and lifts riders more than
130 feet above the Pacific Ocean to offer extraordinary views of the
Southern California coastline from its location on the internationally
popular Santa Monica Pier.
Pacific Park is committed to being a leader in its industry for green initiatives and sustainability.
This dedication is evident in the air by the world’s first
solar-powered Ferris wheel among a variety of other business greening
Pacific Park was awarded “Excellence in Stewardship of the Natural
Environment” at the 15th annual Sustainable Quality Awards presented by
the City of Santa Monica, the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce and the
nonprofit Sustainable Works.
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