Venice Beach Music Fest Jams This Saturday
The 10th annual end-of-summer Venice Beach Music Fest returns to Windward Plaza with a day of free music and festivities featuring dance performances, hula hoopers, art for sale and more this Saturday, September 12 from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The family-friendly event, open to all ages, features jam bands, psychedelic funk, and reggae, several of whom are local to Venice. This year's festival opens with a samba parade on Ocean Front Walk. The stage will e located at 1 Windward Ave., between the boardwalk and the bike trail.
"This year's lineup of visual artists showing their works include both local and internationally recognized artists Ra Ra Superstar, Art by Sky, David Art Lawell, Elza Queen, Audrey McNamara, and Ann Cohen," says Venice Beach Music Fest. "Local author Carlos Allende will be signing copies of his newly released book, Love, or The Witches of Windward Circle (set in Venice in the early 20th century). Other special features of this year's celebration include Sambazon's mobile café (offering açai bowls, Amazon superfood juices, and smoothies for purchase), Humboldt county soil producer Royal Gold, Mystic Rainbow tie dyes, and local performance artist (and fun-bringer!) Eclectic Hoops."
Following the show, Danny's Venice will be hosting an after-party where music performances will continue through the night.
For more info, visit Venice Beach Music Festival.