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On Saturday, June 1, join us at Santa Monica Beach to celebrate the life and legacy of Black surfing pioneer Nick Gabaldón.  Over the years, numerous people have left their mark on Santa Monica’s surf scene, but few have achieved the legend status of Nick Gabaldón. Born in 1927, Gabaldón emerged as the first known […]

The Pacific Wheel will be lit red, white, and blue and feature a 130-feet tall, animated waving American flag throughout Memorial Day weekend. On Memorial Day we remember and honor the brave men and women who lost their lives while serving in the U.S. military. This important occasion falls on on the last Monday of […]

Santa Monica Pier Locals’ night takes place every third Thursday at the Santa Monica Pier, September through May.   WHAT: Santa Monica Pier Locals’ Night WHEN: Thursday, May 16, 2024 4 PM – 9 PM WHERE: Various Locations along the Santa Monica Pier   Come to the Pier on the third-Thursday each month to enjoy […]

The Santa Monica Pier Ferris Wheel will be lit IPW on Monday, May 6 to welcome IPW to Los Angeles. IPW is a annual travel and tourism tradeshow taking place at the LA Convention Center downtown. Attendees of the event will be visiting the pier on Sunday, 5/5 and Monday 5/6. The Pacific Wheel will […]