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., Los Angeles, CA
6:00pm to 10:00pm
(JAN. 3) 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.
24255 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, 90263
After 150 million collective views for his YouTube videos, this self-taught musician from Topeka has emerged as one of the worlds finest steel-string acoustic guitar soloists. Maintaining a demanding ...
3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, 90503
Bearing an ever-expanding repertoire of, as she puts it, "obscure, lovely and naughty songs from the 1910s, ‘20s and ‘30s," Janet Klein is a musical archeologist hiding in the body of an F. Scott Fitzgerald heroine. Her music is as timeless as her personality. This is a show you won’t want to miss.
Relax in the Nakano Theatre’s intimate setting at four-seat cocktail tables and enjoy delicious cuisine. Dinners and wine are available at an additional cost prior to each performance from some of the best local eateries… and don’t forget to save room for Daddy’s Gourmet Cookies available at intermission. Dinner service starts at 6:30pm and the show starts at 7:30 pm
Linden Ave. and E. Broadway, Long Beach, CA
4:30pm to 10:30pm
Exhibits of paintings, sculpture, photography and crafts all greet those who venture to visit this beach-and-harbor-side city's downtown district. This monthly event also includes two stages for live music and street performances.