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Naughty or Nice? Holiday Events in Santa Monica & Venice Plus Holiday Recents

Shopping Cart Tree 02-MAIN STREET TREE LIGHTING 2017-AKFF So many Holiday Events, so little time! In case you haven't seen these yet:
Santa Monica Montana Holiday Stroll, Main Street Holiday tree Lighting, Mar Vista holiday Art Walk!

Got some snaps of your own? Post on AKFF Facebook or reply below!holographic Purses Jane-MONTANA HOLIDAY STROLL 2017-AKFF


The Main Street Shopping Cart Christmas Tree (above on left) is always an amazing sight to see at the Edgemar Center on Main Street in Santa Monica! Holographic purses at Jane on Montana Ave. will brighten any holiday!


Believe in the magic of the Christmas Holiday Season!  Seen on Montana Ave during their annual holiday stroll where shops are open late, Santa is there for the kiddies and adults, plus lots of goodies and cheer amidst carolers and musicians!

Bollinger Hats-MAIN STREET TREE LIGHTING 2017-AKFF.Christmas Carolers on Main Street provided holiday cheer to all who came to this festive annual event, a tradition in Santa Monica! The event started at theCalifornia Heritage Museum with sounds of the Holiday, then on to the Edgemar Center for more celebrating and strolling along Main Street for shopping and fun.

Status Queen-MAIN STREET TREE LIGHTING 2017-AKFF.Our Editor likes this one- a great gift! Step up to your role this holiday season! All hail to the Queen in your life. There are some great shops on Main Street  in both Santa Monica and Venice. Mindful Nest  has locally sourced gifts, jewelry and fun coasters, signs with a twist.



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Upcoming Holiday Events

AKFF Holiday Party: Friday December 15, 4 - 7pm

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Venice Art Crawl Mixer: Thursday, December 21, 6 - 9pm

Join in and find out about the VAC while socializing and networking at Canal Club.
2025 Pacific Ave, Venice, CA 90291

Santa Monica Menorah Lighting: December 12 - 19

Celebrate the Festival of Lights this Hannukah season on the Third St Promenad ein Santa Monica. Lighting the menorah will begin shortly after sundown each evening. Shalom!

Bergamot Station Holiday Open House Saturday, December 16, 12 - 6pm

Join in this annual event at the art galleries in this beloved Santa Monica art hub while it's still intact, as the future is uncertain  as to whether this will go the way of  big box development.  2525 Michigan Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90404 Metrorail stop here.

Santa Monica Art Exhibit by APC Fine Arts: Saturday, December 16, 2 - 5pm & Sunday, December 17, 8:30 - 10am

An exhibition of plein air and studio drawings and paintings featuring recent pastel paintings by local artists in the community at Palisades Park. 1450 Ocean Ave. Santa Monica, CA 90401