It’s here – the official start of summer! Head to L.A.’s Marina for ultimate fun in the sun. There’s plenty of things to do all weekend long. Gather your pals for a relaxing brunch cruise with views of the entire harbor, sip mimosas at a waterside restaurant, try out stand-up paddleboarding, or rent a Duffy boat and see the sights. See you on the water, L.A.!
Things to Do
Memorial Day Weekend
Have a memorable Memorial Day Weekend in Los Angeles with these deals and events in Marina del Rey. There’s so much going on in L.A.’s Marina – choose from harbor cruises, boat rentals, live music, and more. Make a splash in L.A.!
Kick off summer this Memorial Day Weekend with a Clambake at Beachside Restaurant! Get crackin' with littleneck clams, PEI mussels, peel 'n eat shrimp, Andouille sausage links, red bliss potatoes, and of course, corn on the cob. All served with drawn butter, cocktail, and tartar sauces, fresh lemon wedges, and bread rolls.
The Marina del Rey Hotel annually offers a series of Sunday pool parties (open to the public), which kicks off Memorial Day Weekend. Come for DJ entertainment, themed events, and poolside bites and libations. No cover charge!
The free weekend beach shuttle runs on a loop between Playa Vista, the Marina, and the Venice Pier with shuttles arriving approximately every 30 minutes. Service runs 10 a.m.–10 p.m. Fridays–Saturdays, and 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Sundays and holidays. Click here for a map.
THE FREE RIDE
The Free Ride offers free daily transportation in the Marina from noon till 9 p.m. If you see a car, wave it down. Or text (no calls please) your location, destination, and passenger count to 323-435-5000; please allow 10–15 minutes for pick-up. Click here for a flyer with a map of the service area.
PUBLIC PARKING LOTS
The Marina has 12 public parking lots. Pay attendant if present, or use the pay-and-display kiosks (accept cash and Visa/Mastercard). Click here for a map.