398 W. 6th Street, San Pedro, CA 90731
Since 1996, both locals and cruise-ship tourists from the nearby Port of Los Angeles have flocked to the area to experience San Pedro’s tight-knit artists’ community, impromptu street performances and conversation-worthy art — all classic ingredients for a great art walk. The tour's 30-odd participating galleries include contemporary and textile art.
Abbot Kinney Blvd. and California St., Los Angeles, CA
6:00pm to 10:00pm
(DEC. 4) Local merchants on or near Abbot Kinney, the thoroughfare that runs diagonally through Venice, come together every month to feature the best artists, gifts, products and music in the area. Local charities benefit as art junkies, couples and families descend on the always funky beach community. And, of course, beverages are available.
4313 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, 90807
The mission of First Fridays is to promote and support local artists and musicians by providing them with an outlet to showcase their work. Every first Friday night of the month, participating Bixby Knolls businesses will unite to promote local artists and musicians through extended operating hours. In doing so we hope to encourage a dialogue between businesses, artists and the community.
610 Lairport Street, El Segundo, 90245
The Automobile Driving Museum (ADM) will be hosting a Hot Wheels® Garage event on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event will be featuring a Hot Wheels® display of life-size cars and numerous Hot Wheels® tracks and cars to race with. The museum will be supporting Toys for Tots children's charity this month. The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist them in becoming responsible, productive, patriotic citizens. Donate NEW UNWRAPPED toys, children’s books, or stuffed animals to receive a free raffle ticket to the drawing for some really cool Hot Wheels® toys. In addition, a face painter and balloon artist will be available for the kid’s enjoyment. Take a picture with our special guest SANTA! Yes, the big guy will be here taking pictures in one of our classic automobiles. The ADM will also be featuring a special Hot Wheels® kid’s sundae in their Ice Cream Station ice cream parlor. The Automobile Driving Museum is located at 610 Lairport Street, El Segundo, CA, 90245 (310) 909-0950. The event is free to attend, although a $10 donation is requested for adults, $8 for seniors, and $5 for children (11-17), children under 10 are free. For more information about the ADM, visit: www.TheADM.org, Twitter @TheADMorg, and Facebook at /TheADMorg.