Posted May. 20, 2013, 2:28 pm
Oceanfront Hotel Offers Dinner, Cocktails, and Concert Amenities During Santa Monica’s Outdoor Concert Series
Posted May. 12, 2013, 9:36 am
Tickets to “Totem” – Cirque du Soleil’s "Big Top" production coming to Santa Monica in January – will go on sale May 29 for Cirque Club members. Anyone can sign up to be a member at no cost.
Posted May. 11, 2013, 9:09 am
A picture is a worth 1,000 words, but in this case it's also free along with a Ferris wheel ride to the first 1,000 moms on Mother’s Day this Sunday at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier.
Posted May. 1, 2013, 9:14 am
The first 1,000 moms who visit the Ferris wheel at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier this Mother’s Day will ride for free and receive a free family photo.
Posted Apr. 27, 2013, 9:44 am
The City of Santa Monica started construction of its Pier Renewal Project on Thursday. Construction is expected to last approximately one year.
Posted Apr. 26, 2013, 9:11 am
“Totem” will be the new Cirque du Soleil production that will call the parking lot just north of the pier home in 2014, as Santa Monica City Council members unanimously approved City Manager Rod Gould to finalize a contract to bring the acrobatic performances back to Santa Monica.
Posted Apr. 21, 2013, 8:05 am
Rusty's Surf Ranch on the Santa Monica Pier will host a "Save Chain Reaction" benefit fundraising concert Saturday, April 27 from 8 pm until 11 pm.
Posted Apr. 19, 2013, 9:16 am
The Santa Monica Pier will host a free environmental themed expo this Saturday afternoon that will provide sustainable innovation, interactive fun for children, and an eco beer crawl for everyone 21 and over.
Posted Apr. 18, 2013, 8:10 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier will convert the world-famous Ferris wheel lights “green” with a variety of patterns and colors in support of Earth Day on Monday, April 22.
Posted Apr. 17, 2013, 9:18 am
Running group Los Angeles Speed Project held an impromptu "Run for Boston" event with several hundred supporters 6 am Wednesday morning that started at the Santa Monica Pier.
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Posted Apr. 5, 2013, 10:33 am
Rusty’s Surf Ranch on the Santa Monica Pier will host a "Save Chain Reaction" benefit fundraising concert later this month.
Posted Mar. 28, 2013, 8:04 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica recently refurbished Inkie’s Scrambler -- the 12-car fast-paced swirling ride that takes guests on a series of roundabout moves and sidesplitting rotations of more than 11 revolutions per minute.
Posted Mar. 27, 2013, 9:54 am
The Santa Monica Pier will kick off its 2013 outdoor music season with a bunch bands and DJs this Saturday, March 30 from 4 pm.
Posted Mar. 20, 2013, 9:26 am
Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier joins Earth Hour in “Uniting People To Protect The Planet” with a one-hour, lights out on the world-famous Ferris wheel, except for the wheel rim safety lighting, at 8:30 pm this Saturday, March 23.
Posted Mar. 12, 2013, 10:03 am
Eleven days of work begins today to remove existing sidewalks on the Santa Monica Pier Bridge to create a wider, single pedestrian walkway on the north side of the bridge.
Posted Mar. 9, 2013, 9:36 am
Organic ice cream shop Beachy Cream has partnered with Heal the Bay and the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium to celebrate the Aquarium’s 10-year anniversary by offering a new ice cream.
Posted Mar. 6, 2013, 9:32 am
The Angelic Auxiliary of Children's Bureau is hosting its 11th Annual Carnival at the Santa Monica Pier this Sunday, March 10 from 10 am to 1 pm at Pacific Park on Santa Monica Pier.
Posted Mar. 4, 2013, 8:39 am
The Santa Monica Pier’s replacement project will be a little more costly, as the City Council unanimously approved a $150,000 contract modification for safety improvements. With the contract modification, the pier’s replacement project will now cost an estimated $8.35 million.
Posted Mar. 1, 2013, 6:00 am
Ten years ago to the day, UCLA handed Heal the Bay the keys to the university’s Ocean Discovery Center, along with scores of fish, invertebrates, and other marine life.
Posted Feb. 28, 2013, 8:41 am
The Santa Monica Conservancy will this Sunday, March 3 host a discussion called "Route 66: The Allure of the Road” at the Santa Monica Main Library's multi-purpose room, 601 Santa Monica Boulevard.
Posted Feb. 22, 2013, 8:46 am
PierFit Active Lifestyle program presents a free run plus yoga class on Saturday mornings starting this Saturday, Feb. 23 through March 30.
Posted Feb. 21, 2013, 8:07 am
A tourist-friendly vendor will be sticking around for another three years on the Santa Monica Pier as the City Council authorized the negotiation and execution of a 36-month license agreement with a local company selling Route 66 themed merchandise. Council members voted on the matter Feb. 12 as part of its consent calendar agenda.
Posted Feb. 15, 2013, 9:03 am
Celebrate the annual migration of the Pacific gray whale and enjoy a host of activities weekend long during Whale of a Weekend at Santa Monica Pier Aquarium.
Posted Feb. 14, 2013, 8:03 am
"Today" show news correspondent Sara Haines last week visited Santa Monica with along with Kathie Lee and Hoda, which shined the spotlight on our City by the sea.
Posted Feb. 13, 2013, 10:09 am
The first 500 couples who ride the Ferris wheel Feb. 14 from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm will received a free red LED rose and chocolate kisses as they board the romantic ride.