Welcome to “My Marina,” the official blog of the Marina del Rey Convention & Visitors Bureau! With a fun, first-hand perspective, “My Marina” tells different stories of what makes this coastal destination so unique – from water sports like sailing and paddle boarding to waterfront dining and yacht cruises and local personalities. Experience Marina del Rey through these shared adventures.
Does the thought of a kitchen full of Thanksgiving dishes make you sigh? Let someone else do the work for you! Here are a few places around the Marina where you and your loved ones can enjoy a fabulous Thanksgiving dinner sans K.P. duty. Beachside Restaurant & Bar Every seat in the house is […]
From corporate meetings and business programs to weddings and family reunions, you can put a creative spin on your event in LA’s premier waterfront playground. UNIQUE VENUES Traditional meeting spaces take a backseat to unique venues for your entire group or breakout sessions. Picture your event on a chartered yacht for a sunset cocktail reception, a waterside patio or […]
Fisherman’s Village is an easy start/stop point for the popular hop-on, hop-off narrated bus tour from our friends at Starline Tours. Take the “green loop” for a fun 1.5-hour drive through Marina del Rey, Venice Beach, and Santa Monica. You’ll get acquainted with the marina’s top entertainment and dining areas, plus get to swing by iconic places in our […]
Nothing says 4th of July quite like the Marina del Rey Fireworks Show! The fireworks start at 9:00 P.M. and will be shot from a barge across from the Marina’s main channel. Still not sure where to go to get the best views? We have compiled our top picks to celebrate the 4th in style: Bayview Bash […]
One of the biggest misconceptions of Marina del Rey is that in order to get on the water, you need to own a boat, or know someone who has one. To that we say, no boat? No problem! We’re sharing our top ten ways you can enjoy the Marina’s sparkling waters…and maybe get in a […]
Superbowl Sunday (aka #SB50) will make a touchdown of a splash this weekend. From viewing parties & football jerseys to buffalo wings & halftime show glory, this is a day that sport lovers, marketers & Coldplay fans have been looking forward to for the past few months. Still not sure where to catch the big […]
We’re in the thick of the holiday season & the joyful tunes, festive spirit & endless sea of sweets & treats are flowing throughout our waterfront community! With hotels offering special winter rates, Christmas Day dining cruises & brunches & a New Year’s Eve fireworks show, it’s no wonder the Marina is buzzing with holiday cheer. The Marina del […]