Summer is in full effect this weekend in Santa Monica! Check out some of the exciting events worth checking out.
Brand X Santa Monica Drive-In at the Pier – Friday, June 24, 2011
Catch the final showing of the Brand X Santa Monica Drive-In at the Pier Friday, June 24th featuring “Surf’s Up”. All screenings take place on the Pier Parking Deck at 8:30 p.m. with booths, giveaways and fun starting at 7:30 p.m. We welcome beach chairs and blankets. Chairs will also be available for rent. No alcohol is permitted.
Annenberg Community Beach House Summer Opening Day – Saturday, June 25, 2011
Annenberg Community Beach House presents SUMMER’S HERE! At 10am, the Aqualillies kick off the day with a performance at the Pool. From 10 am – 2 pm, create chalk art in the courtyard, go on a Beach House treasure hunt, make and personalize a hula hoop or assemble large-scale and small hand puppets for Santa Monica Rep’s August production of The Tempest. For guests 16 and up, check out the Sand & Sea Fitness Room. The Marion Davies Guest House and Gallery will be open 10 am – 4 pm, and the Pool will be open 10am-6pm.
Celebrate America Fireworks Show – Saturday, June 25, 2011
SMC’s Independence Day Celebration—the biggest, most sensational patriotic community event on the Westside! Bring your family and friends to SMC for a star-spangled salute to our nation’s independence. Come early, picnic on the lawn, enjoy continuous entertainment and special exhibits (with plenty of refreshments available for purchase), and cap off the evening with a spectacular fireworks salute to America. Starts at 5pm.
Fisherman Appreciation Day – Saturday, June 25, 2011
You are invited to join local fisherman, families and communities to learn more about local water and fishing practices on Saturday, June 25 from 11AM to 2PM. This is a FREE event including interactive displays and games, face painting, raffles and more! Plus, get a chance to talk one-on-one with fishing experts. All activity takes place at the west end of the Pier (near Mariasol Restaurant).
11th Annual Summer Soulstice – Sunday, June 26, 2011
Party like it’s 2011! Main Street’s 11th Annual Summer Soulstice Sunday, June 26th 11am-7pm. Enjoy live bands all day. Sidewalk sale Saturday and Sunday, June 25th and 26th. Produced by the Main Street Business Improvement Association.
For more events and information, visit the Santa Monica Events Calendar at www.santamonica.com/events-calendar.