October 31 – November 7, 2018

Welcome to the beach, American Film Market 2018 attendees! It is great to have you back for the 28th 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 2018, take advantage of special offers, which are all exclusive for AFM attendees (must show AFM badge to redeem) and available October 31 – November 7, 2018.

Please note that the specials below are from 2018. Check back for 2019 AFM specials!



1212 Restaurant
10% off entire food and beverage bill for lunch or dinner. Offer valid with AFM badge.

BOA Steakhouse
Complimentary dessert with lunch or dinner purchase. Dine-in only.

Caffe Bella
10% off bill.

Great Khan’s Mongolian Grill
15% off entire purchase. Cannot be combined with any other discount or stamp card rewards.

Locanda del Lago
15% off bill. Not valid on alcohol.

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

Obica Mozarella Bar
20% discount for customers who show AFM badge. Cannot be combined with other promotions or discounts, happy hour or during special events.

Sonoma Wine Garden
15% off private event and large party bookings + complimentary cheese and charcuterie buffet. Subject to availability.

Tar & Roses
10% off bill. Discount valid only when AFM badge is presented to your server.

The Curious Palate
10% off.

The Gallery Food Hall
20% off. May be redeemed at any restaurant within The Gallery excluding Dialogue. Valid on in-store food and beverage purchases only. Cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion. Not redeemable for cash or credit. Not valid on gift cards.

The Independence
Free Truffle Fries with purchase of entrée.


Bubba Gump Shrimp Co
Free Forrest’s Appetizer of the Day or a Kid’s Meal with the purchase of 2 adult entrees. One per table. Kid’s Meal for ages 10 and under only. Offer not valid with any other discount, offer, or promotion. Tax, and gratuity not included. Only valid at Santa Monica location.

Del Frisco’s Grille
Free beer with the purchase of a food item. One beer per person.

Complimentary glass of rosé with dinner and brunch reservations. Must present AFM badge.

Oceana Beach Club Hotel
Complimentary breakfast buffet for hotel guests.

Poseidon Paddle and Surf + Coffee
15% off purchase + free coffee with any purchase. Try our Cappuchinos, Lattes, Espressos, Cold Brews and Drip Coffee. Offer excludes surfboards.

Red O Restaurant
15% off all food items except during Happy Hour.

Sushi Roku
Free Dessert with lunch or dinner purchase. Dine in only.


$12 credit towards purchase when you download the Bareburger App + receive $10 back for every $100 spent.

Dogtown Coffee
10% off. Can not be combined with any other offer or discount.

Enterprise Fish Co.
Free Fried Calamari Appetizer with the purchase of entrée.

Kafe K
10% off.


15% off.


Le Méridien Delfina
15% off food in Longitude Bar + Restaurant. Offer not valid on tax, gratuity, alcohol or breakfast menu. Must show AFM badge to receive discount.

Upper West
15% off entire meal purchase + guaranteed seating in 15 minutes for AFM attendees with reservations. Offer not valid with any other offer.


El Cholo
Free Order of Carmen’s Nachos with purchase. Not valid with any other promotion.

Mélisse Restaurant
Enjoy our special 19th anniversary menu for $99 (normal four-course menu is $145): collection of Seasonal Stone Fruits; Big Eye Tuna; Choice of Mandarin Tomato Soup or Santa Barbara Spot Prawn or Egg Caviar ($20 supplement); Choice of Dover Sole Filet or Truffle Risotto ($95 supplement); Choice of Flat Iron Steak or Lamb “Persillade”; Albion Strawberries. Valid Tuesday-Friday. Excludes noted items with supplements. Menu subject to change based on creativity and availability.



Adamm’s Stained Glass & Gallery
15% off the purchase price of all gallery art. Sale items and previous purchases excluded.

The Bike Center Santa Monica
Enjoy 20% off bike rentals.

10% off. Please show AFM badge and mention this offer.

Disney Store
10% off a purchase of $40 or more with code 6010. Restrictions apply.

Jack’s Jewelers
25% -60% off of jewelry purchase. Does not include jewelry repairs.

The Art of Shaving
15% off. Restrictions apply. See associate for details.

Solstice Sunglasses
25% off full-price merchandise of $200 or more with code MACERICH25. Not to combined with other offers. Certain restrictions and exclusions apply.

Karen Millen
20% off entire purchase. Terms & conditions apply.

Enjoy a 10% off savings certificate when you visit the Level 2 b Helpful Desk. See certificate in-store for details and restrictions. Reserved for visitors only.

Santa Monica Place
Show your AFM badge to the Santa Monica Place Concierge to receive your complimentary Visitor Savings valued at $500 in special savings and offers at participating stores and restaurants + receive a special Santa Monica Place branded gift. Offer valid with AFM badge. While supplies last.


Poseidon Paddle and Surf + Coffee
15% off purchase + free coffee with any purchase. Offer excludes surfboards.


Arts and Letters
10% off your entire purchase. Not valid with any other offers or discounts.

Bollman Hat Company
15% off entire purchase + free tote bag. Must show AFM badge to redeem. Discount available only at Santa Monica location. Discount not available on Kaminski, gift cards or prior purchases. Excludes tax.

Hollywood Smoke Cigar Lounge
Buy 5 cigars, get 1 free.

Santa Monica Main Street Visitor Information Center
Santa Monica Travel & Tourism welcomes back AFM by offering attendees 30% off their entire purchase at our Main Street Visitor Information Center location. Offer excludes domestic/international stamps and Tap Cards.

The Bike Shop Santa Monica
Free gift souvenir + 15% off purchase.


10% off purchase. Offer excludes sale items.

Chris + Mary
10% off. Cannot be combined with other offers.


Wildfiber Studio
15% off your yarn purchase + get a free soak sample. Discount not valid on gift cards, shipping and classes.



Radiance Wellness Spa
Free Oxygen Infusion Boost to any facial $165+. Cannot be combined with any other offer.

Santa Monica Playhouse
Free tickets to select shows. Make reservations by calling 310-394-9779 ext 1 or emailing theatre@SantaMonicaPlayhouse.com

  • Midsummer Night’s Dream – Tues, Oct 30, 7:00pm. Limit 6 tickets.
  • Brandon Sharkey’s PhatTrane: FOUND – ​Sun, Nov 4, 7:00pm. Limit 4 tickets.
  • Kamakshi Hart’s Wild At Hart: A Tale of Trauma and Triumph – Sun, Nov 4, 7:30pm. Limit 4 tickets.
  • Rahvaunia Johnson’s This Is Very IMPORTANT – Mon, Nov 5, 8:00pm. Limit 4 tickets.


JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot
One free massage enhancement with any 50-minute treatment or two free massage enhancements with any 80-minute treatment booked at Spa Le Merigot.

Ocean Oasis Day Spa
20% off IV infusion therapy and injectables (Vitamins, Botox and Fillers).

Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier
Receive $750 off your next film shoot at Pacific Park when you schedule a walk through at Pacific Park between Wednesday, October 31st and Wednesday, November 7th. You must contact Kristin Wasiluk at kwasiluk@pacpark.com or 310-260-8744 ext. 258. Additionally, enjoy 15% off an Unlimited Ride Wristband at Pacific Park when purchasing online at pacpark.com/tickets using the promo code 2018AFM. Offer valid for online purchase through 11/15/18 only.

Starline Tours of Hollywood Inc.
$10 off select tours. Restrictions: No hotel pick-up included. Valid only for sales and travel from October 25 to November 10, 2018.

  • $10 off Malibu Stars Homes Tour – Discover the beauty of Malibu and see the stunning homes of some of your favorite stars with our Los Angeles celebrity tours. Rates: $45 Adults (Age 12 and older); $35 Children (Ages 3 to 11).
  • $10 off Hop-On Hop-Off Tour – Our Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles sightseeing bus service is easy and fun to use. After purchasing your pass, simply board the bus at any of our 70 stops and enjoy the ride until you reach a part of the city you would like to see in more detail. Then, you’re free to disembark and explore at your leisure before re-boarding and continuing the tour. Our brochure provides a detailed timetable and bus schedule, helping you plan your day with ease and accuracy.
  • $10 off Los Angeles City and Celebrity Homes Tour.


Bombshell Salon
$10 off haircut or blow dry service.


The Hydration Room
Free Vitamin B12 shot for increased energy and mental clarity. New patients only; one-time per patient; not to be combined with any other promotion or special; cannot be used for cash toward other IV/injection.


Arthur Murray Santa Monica
Introductory 25-minute personal session. Monday – Friday, 1:00pm to 10:00pm.

City Garage Theater
20% off tickets to City Garage Theatre’s US Premiere of Winter Solstice by Roland Schimmelpfenig. Must be purchased through Brown Paper Tickets using the promo code AFM.


Eve European Salon
10% off. Offer valid when shown AFM badge. Not valid on product-ONLY services.

Santa Monica Ticket Service
5% off all in-store ticket purchases of over $100.


foth-beach-webLocation: 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); 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.

Weather:: Over 300 sunny days each year

Hotels: 40 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, Bloomingdale’s, Louis Vuitton, Tiffany & Co. and more

Outdoors: Attractions, beaches, surfing, running trails, and a 22 mi/35 km bicycle path offer endless opportunities to experience the healthy California lifestyle


Are you a Santa Monica business? Download an AFM Welcome placard here.