Our Gift to You from Abbot Kinney First Fridays

Our Gift to You from Abbot Kinney First Fridays

akff-vip-logo get discounts save on food trucksIt’s the Holiday Season and often times we’re  too rushed to make a good home cooked meal or some of us  just don’t like cooking.

Plus, the food trucks are on limited schedules. Here’s how to enjoy a more delicious holiday with a Gift from AKFF!


homechef_crispy_garlic_and_lemon_salmon-akff-02The AKFF Blog is Offering a FREE 1 Year Membership to the AKFF Venice VIP CLUB, with your
FIRST ORDER FROM HOME CHEF by December 24, 2016.

4 MEALS FOR $20 yum!

We believe you’ll want to give it a whirl and like the idea of selecting meals from a weekly menu that you like – and healthy meals are offered in case you’re wondering…

Get Exclusive Offer

More About Homechef:

homechef_pan_seared_chicken_and_beet_salad-akffEasy-to-follow recipes are created by their team of chefs using fresh, thoughtfully sourced ingredients. Home Chef suggests new meals each week based on your preferences. Perfectly portioned ingredients for your meals are kept fresh in an insulated, recyclable box until you’re home. Their recipes are designed for beginners and seasoned home cooks alike, and take about 30 minutes.

$30 off your first order with Home Chef! Delicious ingredients and recipes, delivered right to your doorstep. Get four meals for $20!

You can skip or pause your service at any time, Home Chef is super flexible. They are more convenient than going to the grocery store. – Some people order once a week, some people order a few times a year. They send you perfect portions – no more wasting money on ingredients that go bad!

More About AKFF Venice VIP CLUB:

Food-Truck-Aust-VIp-ClubAKFF Venice VIP Club is an Exclusive Membership  Club – where Members receive Exclusive Special Deals from Food Trucks, Food Apps, Venice Shops, Fitness, Wellness, Services  & More!

AKFF Venice VIP Club Membership is $29.99 per year and FREE when you take advantage of our Special Offer by December 24, 2016!

Food truck offers are available at ALL the locations the food trucks serve, whether you’re on Abbot Kinney Bl or Hollywood Bl!

No Cards needed, just tell or show the Promo Code from our Membership page.
Want more details? Get AKFF Venice VIP Club details.

Get Exclusive Offer

How it works:

1- Click the button for special pricing offered from AKFF and place  your first order by December 24, 2016 at 11:9pm PST.

2- Email your receipt of purchase by December 31 to venice at abbot kinneyfirstfridays dot com.

3- AKFF will process your receipts and GIFt your 1 Year AKFF Venice VIP CLUB Membership during the first 2 weeks of 2017. you will receive an email with a login prompt to access all special offers. Enjoy!

Happy Holidays from AKFF!

Happy Thanksgiving from AKFF!

Happy Thanksgiving from AKFF!

Abbot Kinney First Fridays #AKFF wishes you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving!

Bonus: Treats to hold your guest over before the Thanksgiving feast from the AKFF Team!

Apple TurkeyApple Turkey

-Place tooth picks on top and side of the apple as shown on picture

-Stick raisins on each tooth pick until each toothpick is completely covered, then place marshmallow on ends to hold raisins in place

-Use olive as turkey’s head and pimiento from olive for turkey wattle

-Use icing for your turkey’s eyes and enjoy!

pumpkin turkey muffinTurkey Muffins

-Grab a pumpkin or your preferred flavor muffin as your base for your turkey treat

-Place slices of apples at one end of the muffin

-Grab a toothpick and place it at the other end of the muffin and stick a green grape into toothpick for turkey’s head

-Draw two circles for eyes with icing and place a piece of carrot for turkey’s wattle


Cooking not your thing? Don’t worry, AKFF has you covered!  Get tasty meals delivered to your doorstep!

Our Gift to You:
$30 off Your First Order
4 Meals for $20!

Get Gift Code Here >



pinch of flavor ? food truckGuess What’s Coming Next Friday?

First Fridays is on December 1, 2016
LAST First Friday of 2016!
PS Look for our Cyber Monday Special!

First Fridays HOTlist Dec 5, 2014 Venice & Santa Monica

First Fridays HOTlist Dec 5, 2014 Venice & Santa Monica

Special Holiday Edition 1st Friday! Updated December 5

It’s the last First Friday of 2014 and there are special Holiday events in both Venice and Santa Monica!

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Ready, Set, Celebrate!

Let’s get to 1st Friday First: 
Friday, December 5, 5-9pm Abbot Kinney Boulevard
There will be holiday carolers going up and down Abbot Kinney Bl, shops open late with holiday specials and restaurant happy hours too! Food trucks will be there as usual so eat, drink and be merry! Remember to throw your trash away too:)
Find out which Food trucks will be at 1st Fridays >
Food Trucks get info hereon 1st Fridays >


Check out Doordash at 1st Fridays, giving away freebies at Heavenly Couture on Abbot Kinney.
Hungry and want to stay in? A cool new food delivery app! Doordash caters to  – Venice, Santa Monica, Marina del Rey, Brentwood, Pacific Palisades, Culver City, and Westwood. With restaurants on their roster like Tender Greens, Lyfe Kitchen, Sugarfish, Baby Blues, and Cafe Gratitude, to name a few, DoorDash has a selection that everyone can be excited about – whether you order on your way home from work, make it a night in with DoorDash and a movie, or are preparing for Football Sunday. Doordash is an on-demand delivery service that delivers from the best local restaurants within 45 minutes.
Get the Doordash App >


Get Your Holiday Gift Certificates & Give the Gift of a Hot Bod!

Need a gift idea this holiday season? Give a gift of fitness, like Pilates at award winning Pilates studio right here in Venice, Turning Point Pilates, conveniently located on 612a Venice Bl near Abbot Kinney.  Call 310-217-7630


Live Dance Performance at Electric Lodge on 1st Fridays at 9pm and it’s Free!  Music, Drinks, Performance, Fun! On the block behind Abbot Kinney Bl. 1416 Electric Ave, Venice, California 90291

Venice Sign Lighting
Friday, December 5, 6:15pm Pacific at Windward Sign Lighting 8pm
For the 3rd year in a row, the VENICE sign will be the star of this show! Watch the sign get lit up in festive Christmas lights by a secret  international celeb singer and Councilman Mike Bonin, enjoy live music from the Venice Symphony Orchestra and other local music acts at the VENICE Sign at Windward Avenue & Pacific Avenue.  Get drink and food specials at bars and restaurants on Windward Av. with a wristband. There are 2 ways to get a wristband:

1- donate a toy at the Venice Chamber booth for the Muscle Beach Toy Drive

2- make a donation of any amount online here for Project Angel Wing Sponsored by Venice Beach Young Professionals.

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Shop, Sip Spa at Tonight at Nitespa!
Friday, December 5, 6-10:00pm
Nitespa, the beauty spa formerly on Abbot Kinney, now in Mar vista brings holiday giving to a new level with Spakarma, 20% of proceeds from tonight funds spa treatments for cancer patients.  PLUS, EXCLUSIVE GIFTS FOR AKFF FOLOWERS:

1- complimentary brow shaping
2-skin analysis 
3- gift card for makeover w fashion photographer (value $600)

Restaurant Opening on 1st Friday!
Friday, December 5, 5-9:00 pm
While you’re at it, make sure to check out the grand opening of Status Kuo  restaurant in Mar Vista, just a hop, skip and a jump from Venice! The AKFF Blog Team checked it out for you at an exclusive tasting and really dig the chicken dishes, sandwiches (the barbecue with jack straw is awesome) and super fresh salads; the pork is really tender and succulent too. Good food, easy on the wallet! 3809 Grandview Bl 90066 See AKFF Facebook  pics >


Santa Monica 1st Friday Holiday Events 

Montana Ave. Holiday Walk
Friday, December 5, 5-9:00 pm
This fun filled event draws a huge crowd each year! Live music, sales, gift bags from select shops, parties too and Santa Claus!

More holiday events on the AKFF Holiday HOTlist >

It’s All About Venice!