Brand X Santa Monica Drive-in Movies
Head to the Santa Monica Pier for their Annual Brand X Santa Monica Drive-In. Movies are every Friday in June. All screenings are free and take place on the Pier Parking Deck at 8:30 p.m. with booths, giveaways and fun starting at 7:30 p.m. Log on to www.santamonicapier.org for more information.
Santa Monica Pier Paddleboard Race and Ocean Festival
The world-famous Santa Monica Pier and the Honolua Surf Co. will kick off the summer of 2011 with the Santa Monica Pier Paddleboard Race and Ocean Festival, featuring paddleboard races, dory competitions, outrigger canoes, live music and a surfing, lifeguard and paddleboard Museum for the Day.
The all-day event takes place Saturday, June 11, 2011 and is a benefit for Santa Monica-based Heal the Bay and its public marine education facility, the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium. Heal the Bay will receive a portion of net proceeds from the event. To enter the paddle board race or for more information, log on to www.pierpaddle.com.