Art in the South Bay

Below are a list of South Bay Events happening this weekend. El Segundo Brewing Co. Brews Official Beer, Unity, for LA Beer Week: Friday, June 9, 2017 2:00 PM In the spirit of a unified craft beer community, the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild selected local hop-heads El Segundo Brewing… Read more »

(Below information edited from press release.) South Bay Contemporary SoLA (SBC SoLA) and Manhattan Beach Art Center invite the public for this special inaugural event, hosting their first collaborative fundraiser, including an online art auction with a reception/exhibition on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the Manhattan Beach Art Center Gallery…. Read more »

Part of Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation Studio Cabaret Series, where guests can sit on four-seat cocktail tables and enjoy a gourmet dinner, brings artist Louie Cruz Beltran to Nakano Theatre. Louie weaves Latin & Afro-Cuban rhythms and some Pop music together; he’s also a percussionist and vocalist. General tickets start… Read more »

The idea of spring is forever hopeful and nothing may embody such a notion as the start of another Major League Baseball season on Sunday. Opening Day gives Dodger fans, Angel fans and other big league boosters across the beach cities a reason to sit down on the couch and… Read more »

Fresh cement, coping, berms, boxes and hips get a special unveiling Saturday afternoon when the city of Manhattan Beach host grand opening of their new skate park. A giant win for South Bay skaters of all ages as many many public and commercial places around the beach cities don’t allow… Read more »

The Midwest of the South Bay, El Segundo, celebrates its 100th year in conjunction with a crowd-sourced, inspired art event called ELSEGUNDISSIMO at ESMoA (El Segundo Museum of Art) this Sunday. ESMoA surveyed members of the community who live and/or work in El Segundo asking for improvements or changes they… Read more »

    (Blog post edited from press release.) Cheech Marin’s high minded humor is considered to be one of the founders of stoner comedy. A cultural touchstone was embedded into half-baked movie theatres across the nation when he and comedic partner Tommy Chong released “Up in Smoke” in 1978. Today,… Read more »

For the second consecutive year, the South Bay will showcase area artists and support local service projects with a dynamic community event, Rejoice in Art! Fine Art Fair and Exhibition, scheduled for October 14-15 at Riviera UMC (375 Palos Verdes Blvd., Redondo Beach). The free public event features 30 artists… Read more »

With the spirit of Aloha in mind, Barry Hatchett’s 10th Annual Beach Shorts Film Fest returns to Hermosa Beach Community Center this Saturday August 20th. Basically, the Beach Shorts Film Fest is an event where a large line-up of local filmmakers get a chance to screen their own cinematic interpretations… Read more »

Another installation of ADM’s After Hours series continues featuring some roller derby action Thursday August 11th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Cruisin’ for a Bruisin’ event showcases the positive vibrations of competitive and recreational roller skating when Long Beach phenoms The Moxi Girls stop by the Automobile Driving Museum… Read more »

On Thursday July 14th the second installation in the summer series, After Hours at the Automobile Driving Museum: Lawn Game Olympics brings with it an air of nostalgia by helping you relive those summer nights playing lawn games with friends and family. ADM’s After Hours event in El Segundo will… Read more »

Summertime and live music go hand in hand here in the South Bay, and this year all of the Beach Cities are offering a full music calendar! Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach and El Segundo each have an independent concert series of their own. Each city offers their 2016… Read more »

One of the longest running South Bay summer concert series starts in less than a month with the return of Redondo Pier’s free concerts every Thursday and Saturday evenings. Over 20 bands, from Country crooners to Classic Rock tributes and Blues singers plug in on the pier every summer. Click… Read more »

Feels like the first heat-wave of another South Bay summer has landed for the weekend. In typical June gloom fashion, the heat doesn’t really start cooking until the am fog burns off around mid-morning, which is the perfect time to motivate and stake out some sandy beach real estate. Right… Read more »

Well here it goes, pitched as the first ever South Bay Film & Music Festival, it’s five days of original film, anniversary screenings, a whole mess of surf films, a documentary competition, a session that will help you sell your screenplay and much more. The City of Hermosa Beach and… Read more »