Welcome to the official blog of the Marina del Rey Convention & Visitors Bureau! My Marina tells different stories of what makes this coastal destination so unique – from water sports like sailing and paddleboarding to waterfront dining, yacht cruises, and local personalities. Experience Marina del Rey through these shared adventures.

15 Fun Summer Activities in Marina del Rey

Summer break is around the corner, so we put together our list of 15 summer activities in Marina del Rey. Love the water? We’ve got you covered. Prefer your land-legs over sea-legs? We’ve got those activities, too.  Read on for 15 ideas of summer fun! Families, couples and anyone rolling solo will enjoy many of […]

Five Ways to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend in Marina del Rey

Looking for ways to celebrate Memorial Day in Marina del Rey? We know Memorial Day celebrations across the country will look and feel different this year. Parades and other patriotic events are cancelled, but celebrating Americans who died fighting for the country can still go on. In fact, many Americans will also celebrate frontline workers […]

Mother’s Day Restaurant Specials in Marina del Rey

mother and daughter hugging on hotel bed

The coronavirus pandemic has shut down American life for nearly two months now. As a result, moms all over the country are mastering the juggling act of balancing work, homeschool, household and finding time for themselves somewhere along the way. Reschedule the Elaborate Mother’s Day brunches, fabulous mom-cations and relaxing spa days for next year. […]

Top Five Social Distancing Activities in Marina del Rey

aerial view of Burton Chace Park and harbor

Social distancing activities in Marina del Rey give you fresh air, harbor views and a sense of calm. Getting outdoor time is important as folks stay close to home during the coronavirus crisis. Residents are navigating sidewalks and exploring their neighborhoods. Here in Marina del Rey, locals can enjoy many outdoor activities while safely social […]

Movies and Shows Filmed in Marina del Rey

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought neighborhoods around the world to a standstill and led many people to hunker down at home. If you’re looking to hit pause on all of the news or simply pass the time, why not watch a movie or TV show that will remind you of Marina del Rey and Southern […]

Restaurants Offering Delivery and Take-Out in Marina del Rey

Food on folding tables outside of Fisherman's Village facing the water and boats

As of March 16, Los Angeles County announced the closures of restaurants and other entertainment venues, but there are still restaurants offering delivery and take-out in Marina del Rey. Marina del Rey is located in an unincorporated part of Los Angeles County. This latest development impacts local businesses in and around the Marina.  Together We […]

Together We Can Support our Business Community

During this national emergency, it’s important that we remember to support local businesses. Many of the people who run these businesses and those employed by these businesses are heavily affected by the COVID-19 crisis. As people are sensibly staying home, there are various ways to support our business community including buying online gift cards, ordering […]

Spring Break Ideas in Marina del Rey

It’s almost time to shake off winter and embrace some sunshine! Want to know what to do for spring break in Los Angeles? Read on for exciting spring break ideas in L.A.’s Marina. Whether you’re traveling solo or with a group of all ages, there’s something for everyone to do in Marina del Rey. Just four […]

20 On-the-Water Things to Do as Couples in Marina del Rey

Couple sitting and smiling at each other on sailboat in Marina harbor

Taking a vacation together as a couple, whether it’s a week-long holiday or a quick weekend break, is a great way to keep the romance alive and we’ve put together 20 On-the-Water Things to Do as Couples in Marina del Rey. Marina del Rey is the perfect destination for on-the-water adventure in all of Los […]

Valentine’s Day Specials in Marina del Rey

couple sitting in front of fire pit looking at sunset on the marina

Marina del Rey is the perfect setting to celebrate Valentine’s Day. If you’re looking for a weekend getaway, romantic dinner overlooking the water or relaxing activity for that special someone, check out some of these incredible Valentine’s Day specials in Marina del Rey.