American Film Market at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel in Santa Monica.

American Film Market 2022

November 1 – 6, 2022

Welcome to the beach, American Film Market 2022 attendees! It is great to have you back for the 43rd market! There’s so much to do in our award-winning beach city during AFM, we hope you’ll sneak some time in between meetings to enjoy the sand between your toes, a Pacific Ocean sunset, an award-winning meal or an indulgent shopping trip.

While in Santa Monica for American Film Market 2022, take advantage of special offers, which are all exclusive for AFM attendees (must show AFM badge to redeem) and available November 1 – 6, 2022.

About Santa Monica

Santa Monica is situated between the Pacific Ocean and Los Angeles with Venice to the south and Malibu to the north and located just 8 mi/13 km from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Santa Monica is easily accessible to greater Los Angeles via the Metro Expo Line, which connects Downtown Santa Monica to Downtown Los Angeles.

Area

A walkable downtown with shopping, dining, theaters and nightlife close to hotels and the world-famous Santa Monica Pier.

Transportation

Looking for ways to get around the city? Santa Monica has many great and easy ways to go car-free from the Big Blue Bus and Metro to the Santa Monica Free Ride Shuttle and more.

Outdoors & Weather

Attractions, beaches, surfing, running trails, and a 22 mi/35 km bicycle path offer endless opportunities to experience the healthy California lifestyle. Over 280 sunny days each year.

Hotels

41 options with everything from budget, boutique to luxury.

Dining

Fresh and innovative cuisine using farmers market ingredients; local, friendly, varied in over 400 restaurants.

Shopping

From world famous brands and chic boutiques to surf shops and yoga gear, 8 distinct neighborhoods and Santa Monica Place with Nordstrom, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. and more.

People dining outside at Bardonna in Santa Monica.

Dining / Nightlife

NOTE: These offers are from 2019, please check back for AFM 2022 offers.

Downtown Santa Monica / 3rd Street Promenade

1212 Santa Monica
15% off.

Burger Lounge
20% off any entree. Meals, add-ons, doubles and sides are not included. Offer valid during the month of November. One per guest, per visit.

Caffe Bella
10% off.

Carlo’s Bakery
$5 off. Minimum spend must be $25 or more. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

The Independence
Free Truffle Fries with purchase of entree.

Massilia
10% off on presentation of AFM badge. Valid for entire menu, including alcohol. Breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.

The Misfit Restaurant + Bar
15% off. Applies to lunch only. Cannot be combined with any other offers or specials already in place. Must present AFM badge or ID.

Tar & Roses
10% off. Offer valid when AFM badge or ID is shown to the server or manager. (Discount does not apply to the entire table unless every guest presents their badge.)

Main Street

Kafe K
10% off.

Lula Cocina Mexicana
10% off.

Pressed Juicery
Buy one, get one free. Only available November 6 – 13. Only available at Pressed Juicery Santa Monica location. Limit one per customer per day.

Sweet Rose Creamery
15% off.

Mid-City

Santa Monica Brew Works
Present AFM badge and receive 50% off your first core-beer draft pint. Offer limited to: 310 California Blonde Ale, Inclined IPA, Modern Witbier (WIT), PCH Golden Milk Porter and Xtra Pale Ale (XPA).

Montana Avenue

Margo’s
10% off.

Pico Boulevard

Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica
15% off at Longitude Bar + Restaurant. Must present AFM badge or ID to receive discount.

Santa Monica Pier Area / Ocean Avenue

The Albright
10% off. Valid for food purchase only.

Blue Plate Taco
10% off your bill. Must present AFM badge.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.
Free Forrest’s Appetizer of the Day or Kid’s Meal with the purchase of 2 adult entrees. Offer not valid with any other discount, offer or promotion. Tax and gratuity not included. Valid at Santa Monica location only.

JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot
20% off Happy Hour Special daily from 4pm – 6pm during AFM with the presentation of AFM badge. Excludes alcohol. Tax and Gratuity not included.

10% off Lunch daily from 11am – 3pm during AFM with the presentation of AFM badge. Excludes alcohol. Tax and Gratuity not included.

Mariasol
10% off food purchases with presentation of AFM badge or ID. Excludes alcohol. Not valid with any other offer or discount. Tax and tip not included. Offer valid November 6 – 13, 2019.

Perry’s Cafe and Beach Rentals
Free non-alcoholic beverage with a $25 purchase. Valid November 6 – 13, 2019.

Red O Restaurant
10% off. Cannot be used or combined with any other offers or promotions. Discount available during AFM November 6-13, 2019.

Rusty’s Surf Ranch
10% off. Valid for food purchase only.

Shore Hotel
10% off breakfast and lunch. Valid for hotel guests only.

Wilshire Boulevard 

Huckleberry Cafe and Bakery
10% off.

People shopping on Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica.

Retail

NOTE: These offers are from 2019, please check back for AFM 2022 offers.

Downtown Santa Monica / 3rd Street Promenade

Adamm’s Stained Glass & Gallery
15% off. Discount on any individual or total purchase from Art Glass Gallery. Expires November 13, 2019.

Jack’s Jewelers
20% off on fine jewelry and 50% off on silver jewelry. Excludes sale items.

Lone Wolf Fine Cigars
Access to our Private Cigar Lounge for all AFM exhibitors and attendees.

Sand N Surf
10% off. Must spend $50 or more.

 

Main Street

The Bike Shop
Free gift souvenir + 15% off.

Hollywood Smoke
10% off.

Santa Monica Visitor Information Center
30% off entire purchase. Excludes Tap Cards, Domestic and International Stamps.

Mid-City

Lois Lambert Gallery
10% off.

Wildfiber Studio
15% off your purchase and get a free soak wool wash sample. Spend $50 or more and get a complimentary 30-minute knitting or crochet lesson. Discount does not apply to gift cards or shipping.

Group doing yoga on Santa Monica Beach.

Services / Activities

NOTE: These offers are from 2019, please check back for AFM 2022 offers.

Downtown Santa Monica / 3rd Street Promenade

City Garage Theatre
Two tickets for the price of one for the world premiere of Department of Dreams by Jeton Neziraj, October 25 – December 9, 2019. Translated by Alexandra Channer. Restrictions on opening weekend (October 25 – October 27, 2019).

Haunted Santa Monica Ghost Tours
$10 off. Use promo code 2VXVFMLU at checkout: santamonicaghosttours.com.

Magicopolis
20% off admission tickets to Grand Illusion Magic Show. Good for 8pm shows on Friday and Saturday and 2pm shows on Saturday and Sunday.

Santa Monica Playhouse
$5 off each ticket for the Santa Monica Playhouse Family Theatre musical for kids 2 to 102 “All Join In” Saturday, November 9 at 2pm and Sunday, November 10 at 12:30pm. Limit 10 tickets per order – can be adults or children. Children under 12 must be accompanied by at least one adult.

$10 off each ticket for the acclaimed musical “Love in Bloom” (Critic’s Pick of the Year – American Radio Network) Saturday at 7:30pm & Sunday at 3:30pm. Limit 10 tickets per order.

StarLine Tours
$10 off Starline Tours Hop On Hop Off 24-, 48- or 72-hour tour tickets. Available for bookings made October 1 – November 13. Travel dates November 1-30. Discount available with Promo Code AFM10 on citysightseeinglosangeles.com.

Main Street

Bombshell Salon
$10 off any blow dry style or haircut.

Mid-City

Arthur Murray Dance Center
Introductory 25-minute personal dance session with a professional instructor for $35. Monday – Friday, 1:00 to 10:00pm. New students only. Valid only at the Santa Monica location. Expires December 31, 2019.

L.A. Any Day
10% off planning services for personalized L.A. itineraries. Expires one year from 2019 AFM event. Does not apply to charges incurred by client. See L.A. Any Day for more details.

 

Montana Avenue

The Hydration Room
Free Vitamin B12 Shot ($25 value). New patients only.

Malibu Discovery Tours
10% off all Malibu Wine Tours taken during AFM, including any signature Malibu Wine Tours. To receive discount, please call for booking at 310.393.6555 and provide AFM credential information at time of booking. Must book 24 hours in advance.

Pico Boulevard

Printing Palace
Mention AFM and get priority status for your printing with no rush fees.

Santa Monica Pier Area / Ocean Avenue

Beach Yoga SoCal
15% off all Beach Yoga Classes. Please call and mention AFM. Promotion available only during AFM, November 6 – November 13, 2019.

Dr. Masterson’s Ocean Oasis Day Spa
15% off IV Vitamin infusion and vitamin shots, body contouring as well as Botox and dermal fillers.

Wilshire Boulevard

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
10% off daily rental rate on basic and luxury rental cars. Use this link to book anywhere in southern California.

Eve European Salon
$20 off the following services: Mini BioXfusion MD Hydration Refresher Facial combined with a Gentlemen’s Haircut OR a Mini BioXfusion MD Hydration Refresher Facial combined with an Aveda Blowout.

Santa Monica Ticket Services
10% off all purchases over $200. Just mention AFM when ordering tickets.

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