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Pacific Park in the News – March 2022

Published on April 4, 2022

Pacific Park is regularly featured in news articles, vlogs, and the media. Below are our picks for the top news and blogs mentioning Pacific Park and the Santa Monica Pier for January to March, 2022.

Super Bowl 56 pregame broadcast from the santa monica pier with hosts Maria Taylor and Chris Simms

Santa Monica Daily Press

Super Bowl Pregame Show to broadcast live from the Pier

““The Super Bowl is a premier, iconic event, and for NBC Sports to choose the Pier for the pregame broadcast really validates the Pier’s status as a premier, iconic venue,” said Pier Corporation Executive Director Jim Harris.

The Price is Right 'Come on Down Tour' kicked off from the Santa Monica Pier with this mobile game show set

TV Insider

‘The Price Is Right’ Announces ‘Come on Down’ National Tour Celebrating 50th Anniversary

“America, come on down. The Price Is Right is going on tour to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The Price Is Right “Come On Down Tour” will kick off at Los Angeles’ Santa Monica Pier on Friday, March 25, before embarking on a 50-state tour, bringing the longest-running game show in TV history all across America.”

Green lights glow from the Pacific Wheel in Santa Monica on St Patrick's Day 2022

NBC Los Angeles

Lucky Lights to Festoon the Pacific Wheel

“The Pacific Wheel, the celebrated solar-powered Ferris wheel, is going gorgeously green in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. In 2022, that’s happening on a Thursday, which feels especially lucky, serving, as it does, as an enticing entrance to the weekend. But you don’t need to make your way to Pacific Park at the Santa Monica Pier to enjoy the emerald illuminations: You can catch it all on the webcam, starting at sundown.”

Photo by @speedlightcarl

The emblem of the American Red Cross is displayed on the Pacific Wheel as seen from the West Coaster

Santa Monica Daily Press

LA County to light up red in March for Red Cross Month celebration

“Light Up Red is the six-year running tradition across Los Angeles, where iconic buildings, landmarks and companies celebrate Red Cross Month, including: the Santa Monica Pacific Park Ferris Wheel (March 1)”

A couple lounges on the boardwalk of the Santa Monica Pier on Locals Night

Santa Monica Daily Press

Santa Monica Pier launches Locals’ Night

“After getting a complete arts and culture fix in, residents can then kick back, relax and enjoy any of the music performances happening across the Pier. The Santa Monica Music Center’s White Chocolate Martini jazz band will be posted up at Pacific Park from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and DJ “Elder DJ Saltwater” will be playing at Rusty’s from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and again from 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. There will also be a series of DJ sets from KCRW and the Pico Youth and Family Center taking place all evening at the West end of the Pier.”

A guest at the Santa Moncia Pier received a bouquet of flowers from the Tiffany & Co kiosk on Valentines 2022 at the Santa Monica Pier

LA Magazine

Tiffany & Co. to Light the Santa Monica Pier Blue for Valentine’s Day

“The jewelry brand, which is often associated with love and romance, is turning the ferris wheel at Santa Monica Pier Tiffany blue at 5 p.m. on Feb. 14 for its “Blue is the Color of Love” activation.”

Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier has been featured in over 1,000 movies, TV shows and music videos, and is regularly featured in the press. As the most Instagrammed location in Los Angeles, the Pier regularly hosts social media influencers, Twitch streamers, YouTubers, and content creators. For more information on partnering with Pacific Park, read about media inquiries for the Santa Monica Pier.

Feature image courtesy of Pier Communications.