There’s no better place to be during the summer than by the beach, experiencing what Santa Monica has to offer. Head to the Southern California coast and enjoy these summer events, hotel deals and special offers.


PUBLIC Bikes Summer Mechanic Series
July 27
PUBLIC Bikes Santa Monica and Boulevard Brewing Co. are kicking off Bike Month in May with the PUBLIC Bikes Summer Mechanic Series Workshop! Spend some time with our Head Mechanic as he teaches you the in’s and out’s of a bicycle, and how to enjoy a delicious, cold beer. Please DO NOT bring your bike – a demo bike will be used as an example. Must be 21 years and older to drink. Cost is $10 per class (only 15 tickets will be sold per class). Please RSVP here

Twilight Concerts at Santa Monica Pier
June 22-August 17, Thursdays
LA’s favorite Summer tradition and premier outdoor concert series, the 33rd annual Twilight Concerts at the Pier, returns Thursday, June 22nd presented by Snapchat! Come catch the best contemporary and classic music with the most amazing views in Southern California. See the full lineup here.

Picnic on the Promenade
July 7-August 25, Fridays
Escape from the cubicle and enjoy a meal at Downtown Santa Monica’s Third Street Promenade with the return of everyone’s favorite Summer lunch series, Picnic on the Promenade. Ease into the weekend every Friday in July and August with classic board games, Ping-Pong tables, giant Jenga and Connect4. A DJ will be spinning smooth grooves to help you digest the stresses of the work week. Bring your lunch or grab-and-go from one of Downtown’s celebrated eateries and soak in the sun!

dineL.A. Restaurant Week
July 14-28
Explore a whole new world of good taste on July 14-28, 2017 with dineL.A. For two weeks of adventuresome dining experiences, local foodies and visitors to Los Angeles have the opportunity to enjoy a selection of specially priced prix-fixe menu. For a list of participating Santa Monica restaurants and their dishes, visit the Santa Monica dineL.A. page.

The Food Show by Daniel Rolnik: Opening Reception
July 15
Come to the opening reception of the world’s most adorable art critic’s, Daniel Rolnik, art exhibit dedicated to food on Saturday, July 15th. The Food Show will bring people together and make them full of light. The Exhibit will run July 15-August 5, 2017

COAST: Open Streets Festival
October 1
Bike, bus, train or walk your way to a free, engaging and fun way to explore your city. Enjoy two miles of car-free streets and discover local food, music, shops, culture, dance and games with family and friends. Grab a picnic from a local restaurant or sit down and eat while you enjoy the view of all kinds of people enjoying Santa Monica.

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Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
Looking for a reason to extend your vacation? With this Fairmont Moment’s offer, the longer you stay, the more you save! Book by August 31, 2017 for stays through September 30, 2017. Package Includes: 10% off accommodations when you stay 1-2 nights, 15% off accommodations when you stay 3-4 nights, and 20% off accommodations when you stay 5 nights or more. Rates: Offer is subject to availability at time of reservation. A one night prepaid, non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required. Blackout dates apply. Valid May 8-September 30, 2017

The Georgian Hotel
Make 2017 a Summer you’ll never forget! In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love, The Georgian Hotel invites you to save 20% on your stay now through September 30. Our first 25 guests will also receive a limited edition Summer of Love beach tote at check-in, while supplies last. Whether it’s sightseeing, beach cruising, romantic adventuring, or family bonding you seek, it’s time to make the most of Summer, California-style. This 20% Off Summer of Love offer valid for stays now through September 30, 2017. Stay must be booked through with code “LOVE17.” Cannot be combined with any other offers. Subject to availability. Limit one tote bag per reservation. Valid June 1-September 30, 2017

Huntley Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Enjoy Rosé all day at Huntley Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Stay two nights or more and receive a bottle of Rosé each day of your stay. Additionally, you will receive a one time 100USD credit to use at our Penthouse Restaurant. Valid June 7-September 30, 2017

Oceana Beach Club Hotel
Oceana Beach Club Hotel is offering 15% off stay dates of August 27 -September 8. Book anytime between June 5 and September 8 to receive this special summer offer. For more information, please call (310) 393-0486. Valid August 27-September 8, 2017

Palihouse Santa Monica
Enjoy a complimentary weekend continental breakfast. For more information, please call Palihouse Santa Monica at (310) 394-1279. Valid May 1-December 31, 2017; Stay for 4 nights and save 15%; Stay for 8 nights and save 20%! Rates are prepaid, non-refundable with 30-day advance purchase. Blackout dates apply. For more information, please call (310) 394-1279. Valid March 2-December 31, 2017.

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41 Ocean
The Twilight Concerts are back at the Santa Monica Pier, and 41 Ocean is the official after-party destination! Join us every Thursday after the concerts for guest DJs, Santa Monica’s best bottle service, and plenty of surprises from 6pm to close. For table reservations, email Valid June 22-August 17, 2017.

Aqua Surf School
Enjoy $50 off of summer day camps for kids and teens. For more information and schedule, contact Aqua Surf at (310) 902-7737. Valid June 12-September 8, 2017.

Azure Aveda Salon
Enjoy a $120 color retouch and cut special at Azure Aveda Salon. For first time customers only. Includes AVEDA rituals and blow-dry. Aveda hair color is up to 99% naturally derived using plant power. Please mention special when booking. For one process color only. Flat or curling iron can be provided at an additional charge. Call us at (310) 393-7888 or book online at Valid May 1-September 30, 2017.

Bike Attack Electric
Take 10% off any electric bicycle, regular bike and accessories. Offer is not applicable on sale items. Valid May 19-September 30, 2017.

Brambila Salon
Treat yourself to happy hour blowouts at Brambila Salon from Tuesdays until Fridays, from 12-4pm. Valid June 1-November 30, 2017.

Herringbone Santa Monica
Enjoy a $5 glass of rosé during lunch, every Monday to Friday from 11:30am-2:30pm. Valid June 1-August 31, 2017.

Jack’s Jewelers
Take 25% off on regular priced fine jewelry, excluding sale items. Valid June 1-August 31, 2017.

Jigsaw is having their Summer 2017 sale! For more information, please call (310) 271-7988 . Valid June 21-August 6, 2017.

Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern
Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern is pleased to announce a new summer discount to all local businesses owners, managers and employees. Join us for lunch, dinner or brunch and enjoy 15% off your entire bill. Simply show your business card to receive your discount. Valid June 27-September 30, 2017. Additionally, JFAT is celebrating the arrival of summer with a new lunch menu featuring its popular JFAT combo plate, as well as an early bird happy hour at brunch and new happy hour menus. Valid June 19-September 30, 2017. Don’t forget to sign up today for our JFAT Eclub here and get $10 off your next visit. Valid May 1, 2017-December 31, 2017.

Learn to Surf LA
Soak up the sun with Learn to Surf LA’s Summer Group Surf Lessons offered daily during the summer months at 2:15pm. For all ages 13 and up. Join us for summer days of fun at our Youth Summer Surf Camp! For ages 5-17. Half Day and Full Day options available. Valid June 12-September 1, 2017.

Lemonade Santa Monica
Lemonade has launched special picnic boxes, just in time for the summer season! Each box costs $13 and comes with a choice of sandwich, seasoned kettle chips and a freshly baked cookie. Order today by contacting or calling (310) 463-9998. Valid year-round.

Maré Santa Monica
Starting March 23rd, Maré Santa Monica will be presenting a Happy Hour from 5-7pm every day (including weekends) featuring 50% off specialty cocktails and sangria, exclusive bar bites menu, as well as specials. Full dining room seating available. Valid March 23-December 31, 2017.

Novel Cafe
Enjoy Novel Cafe’s $6.95 breakfast special (dining only), which includes 2 eggs any style, toast, side of fruit or side of baked potatoes, plus a cup of coffee (by Lavazza). Valid June 4-August 31, 2017; from 8am to 11am.

The REALM Creative Academy
Take 10% off The REALM’s Summer Camp! Get ready for a summer of art, science and the great outdoors. With five amazing themes, handfuls of excursions and a zillion different projects, campers will jump into a world filled with possibility. Kids will never forget making their wildest dreams come to life. For more camp details and registration, please call (310) 399-1139. Valid June 12-August 21, 2017.

Santa Monica Place
Show your out-of-town driver’s license, passport or hotel room key to the Santa Monica Place Concierge to receive your complimentary Visitor Rewards valued at $750 in special savings and offers at participating stores and restaurants. Valid June 1-August 31, 2017.

Santa Monica Tickets
Take 5% off on orders over $200. New customers and in-store purchases only. Valid May 18-December 31, 2017.

Upper West
Upper West is offering half-priced bottles of wine every Tuesday night. Valid May 24-September 30, 2017, from 5-10pm.

Have your kids enjoy a productive summer season in Santa Monica with Paint:Lab’s Summer Art Camp for kids (ages 6-12) and teens (ages 13-16). For more information and for registration, please call (310) 450-9200. Valid June 12-September 8, 2017.

Playland Arcade
Enjoy a summer bonus at Playland Arcade: Double up your prize tickets (up to 200 maximum). Bring your prize tickets to the redemption counter and get 2x the value. Valid June 3-September 3, 2017.

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