February  (aka Fabuary) is Flying by with some Choice Events in Venice and Beach Areas!

 Weekend Wrapup:

Club-W-Event-WrapupAKFF Team enjoyed the Club W Event on Friday night – a wine tasting of California wines included  a tasty bunch, namely the cab, pinot noir, chard and sauvignon blanc plus some grilled tri-tip out on the patio that kept people coming back for more! A fun and festive event for sure!

Missed it?  Check the #AKFFBLOG frequently and make sure to rsvp in time  for events that require it!

Rohitash ao Art Opening DTLA AKFFThe first solo exhibit  for Venice Artist Rohitash Rao  was going off at the premiere opening of Fathom Gallery in #dtla!

The #AKFF Team visited this event that was attended by the local art scene from Venice to Downtown!


jazz funk fest unurban 2015Featured Event:

Jazz, Funk & Arts Fest at the Unurban Cafe, Saturday, February 27, 7-10pm Free:
This music and arts mashup  follows in the legendary tradition of the Venice West Café, home of the Beat Generation (Ginsburg, Ferlinghetti, et al…) and Sponto Gallery – this is old school Venice! Bringing it back to the  regualrs and uninitiated, there is no other event  in the area or Los Angeles for that matter, that is like this.  Gerry Fialka, film maker and film historian has  orchestrated this fun and funky event. Improv  music backing up spoken word with Tryg Hanson, Paulie Dee,  Merritt Evan Raff, Alex Soschin and others. Art show hosted by Trish Ellebracht featuring local artists. Yes, this is in Santa Monica, but the groove is Venice all the way! Good food and drinks -inexpensive. Free parking in US Bank building across the street.
3301 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, CA  90405

Fit App Launch Party at Equinox Gym, Tuesday, February 23, 6-9pm Free w RSVP:

Celebrate with light bites and drinks! RSVP  Required for Fit App Event >
201 Santa Monica Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90401

Venice Chamber of Commerce Networking Connect at WeWork, Wednesday, February 24, 5:30-7:30pm:

Mingle and meet  chamber members and their guest. $10 for Members, $20 Guests.
WeWork 312 Arizona Ave Santa Monica, CA 90401

Westside Digital Mix, Thursday, February 25,  41 Ocean Club

Networking event for digital media and entertainment professionals who live and/or work on the Westside in Los Angeles – from the South Bay to Malibu, West LA to the beach!
Buy networking tickets here >
1541 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica CA 90401