There’s some cool events happening in Venice and Santa Monica this week and next week! Updated on January 19 – check out the Venice Art Crawl! (scroll down)


Thursday, January 14, 2016
It’s a double header of  haps tonight!

Venice Beach Young Professionals Mixer at Bank of Venice

Start your year out right with the first monthly mixer from this group (found on Meetup)at Bank of Venice. This is a monthly mixer event for members to network within the community, introduce new people to the Venice Chamber, and showcase our members. Open to members and non-members alike. Free, buy your own… Specially priced appetizers and drinks!

Bank of Venice 80 Windward Venice, CA 90291

Food + Tech: The Ingredients to Success at General Assembly LA

Check out this panel discussion with leaders in the Food, Drink, and Technology industries, including TV Host and restaurateur Bobby Bognar . Today, technology influences the way food is prepared and consumed. The on-demand economy makes it easy for anyone to get food delivered straight to the home or office. Whole Foods and LAbite will be providing light appetizers.Drizly is providing beer & spirits. ClubW will provide wine.

General Assembly LA 1520 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401

Saturday, January 16, 2016

A Tribute to Marian Anderson from the Santa Monica Symphony

Make sure to join the Los Angeles Free Concerts Meetup before you go to rsvp your spot. This tribute to the groundbreaking moment in civil rights history when singer Marian Anderson sang before 75,000 fans in Washington, D.C in 1929. After Party and Free Parking info on the Meetup group page.

SGI Auditorium 525 Wilshire Blvd Santa Monica, CA 90401

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

LA Tech Happy Hour at the Venice Whaler

Head out to happy hour for mixing and mingling in Silicon Beach! It’s the first #LATHH of 2016 – join in!

Venice Whaler 10 Washington Blvd, Venice, CA 90291


-Venice-Art-Crawl-MixerThursday, January 21, 2016

Come out to mix and mingle with other Venice Art Crawlers at James’ Beach! James’ Beach is a Venice icon – you guessed, it – right by the beach! The Venice Art Crawl is always looking for new volunteers, artists and sponsors to get involved. Come meet the VAC team!

James’ Beach 60 N Venice Blvd, Venice, CA 90291