Events - All Events
Ballona Dunes Restoration Party
Saturday, August 23 - 9:30 am
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Help restore wetlands by planting native and removing invasive plants, plus learn wetland ecology. 9:30am-noon. Tour begins in Playa del Rey. Please call for directions.
Freshwater Marsh Interpretive Tour
Saturday, August 23 - 10:00 am
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Free guided tour of freshwater marsh, birds and native plants.10-11am. Tour begins on south side of Jefferson Blvd., near Playa del Rey. Please call for directions.
Venice Beach Music Fest
Saturday, August 23 - 11:00 am
On Saturday, August 23 the Venice Beach Music Fest is back for a big year with a stellar lineup in music, art, and dance. This event is free to the public and held in Windward Park Plaza.
DJs & Waves at Whiskey Red's
Saturday, August 23 - 8:00 pm
Take girls' night to the water & listen to the sounds of local DJs spinning all night every Saturday! Dance under the stars & enjoy Whiskey Red's special summer dinner & cocktail menus.
Sunday Jazz Suppers at Whiskey Red's
Sunday, August 24 - 7:00 pm
Take in the SoCal sunshine & the sparkling Marina to the sounds of local jazz bands & stay to watch the sky turn pink! Every Sunday from 7:00 - 10:00 pm, guests can enjoy a comfortable lounge atmosphere & $35 prix-fixe menu of Whiskey Red's favorites on the patio
Summer Sights & Sips Cruise
Wednesday, August 27 - 5:45 pm
Grab a front row seat to the Wednesday evening Sunset Sailing Races aboard Hornblower's "Sights & Sips" Cruise! This dynamic cruise dishes up complimentary appetizers & relaxing background music, plus bar specials, as you enjoy the scenic beauty of the sailboats gliding through the harbor. From cozy inside seating to outdoor decks that open up to the evening sky. there's no better midweek break. Cost is $35 per person, plus tax, service charge & landing fee.
California Yacht Club's Sunset Sailing Series
Wednesday, August 27 - 6:00 pm
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Enjoy sunset from waterfront restaurants, Fisherman’s Village and the North Jetty during Marina del Rey’s largest sailing event as scores of sailors compete.
Sunset Live! at Whiskey Red's
Wednesday, August 27 - 7:00 pm
This one-of-a-kind waterfront music series takes place on Wednesday nights from 7:00 - 10:00 pm & features extended happy hour until the sun goes down! Watch a perfect SoCal sunset on the harbor & listen to the sounds of LA's best emerging singer/songwriters & bands under the stars.
Marina del Rey Farmers' Market
Thursday, August 28 - 9:00 am
Stack up on fresh produce and artisan favorites at the Marina del Rey Farmers' Market. Locally grown, organic fruits and veggies, pre-packaged meals, delicious desserts, and hand-crafted jewelry, clothing, arts & crafts. Marina Beach parking lot every Thursday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
"Beach Eats" Gourmet Food Truck Event
Thursday, August 28 - 5:00 pm
Marina Beach (Mother's Beach) is transformed into a waterfront food haven every Thursday evening with "Beach Eats" where popular food trucks gather to offer the hottest bites in town. Enjoy a variety of flavors in a beachside setting from 5:00 - 9:00 pm.