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In the Venice Paparazzi spotlight: Heidi Lemmon

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Article by Alexander Stowell Today, the Venice Paparazzi spot light shines on Skatepark advocate, Heidi Lemmon.  Heidi was a pioneer in the now booming business of building commercial skate parks.  Not only was she an instrumental part of getting the Venice Skatepark built, she was part the entire movement from the beginning, and, not least of all, helped to establish construction standards for skate parks in...more
Hey Venice! The Venice Sign goes dark at 8:30 p.m. on March 25th for Earth Hour 2017. Join us! Together we can unite and use less energy.

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Join millions of people this Earth Hour on Saturday, March 25 at 8:30 p.m., and be a part of the movement towards building a better tomorrow for our planet and future generations.    Many parts of the world will go dark for an hour Saturday night in more than 170 countries and territories in a show of support for protecting the planet.  Millions of people will participate as homes, cities,...more
Find balance with these fun work outs and cool training facilities!

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From a yoga/spinning hybrid to a sandy beach work out, we have the inside line on where to train in Venice. Set your goals and intention, and train hard! . . VENICE PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES CHECKLIST! ... . 1.  Train at the beach!   Surf, swim, body board and splash around in the Pacific Ocean. Go for a deep sand run or power walk in ankle deep water. Sunbathe & relax. Keep an eye...more
Support long-standing Venice businesses! Having been on the boardwalk almost 40 years, Jody Maroni’s is better than ever.

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Article by VP's Alex Stowell . Jody Maroni's Sausage Kingdom is an iconic Venice brand.  Having been on the boardwalk almost 40 years, Jody Maroni's is better than ever. Today we are going to get to know the man himself, Jody Maroni!  . Jody grew up in a carnivorous family in the San Fernando Valley, his father a prominent butcher in the community.  It is here that Jody learned...more
Bring the family to STAR Eco Station’s 17th Annual Children’s Earth Day Extravaganza on April 2nd. Rescued animal encounters, eco-friendly games, exhibits & more

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On Sunday, April 2nd, the STAR Eco Station is kicking off Earth Day month with our 17th Annual Children’s Earth Day Extravaganza! We are thrilled to commemorate STAR’s 30th Anniversary of serving the community, and honor the many environmental superheroes who advocate for the preservation of our planet’s wildlife and natural resources. Children’s Earth Day has been named the “Best Earth Day Pick” by the L.A....more
Have visitors in town? Give them this essential Venice activities check list!

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No trip to Venice is complete without visiting each of the listed attractions and unique neighborhoods that make up our city!   Check out VisitVeniceCA.com for all fun things to see and do in Venice, California. 1. Walk and be entertained on the world famous VENICE BOARDWALK. Artists, street performers, shopping, souvenirs Venice Beach Freakshow, tattoos, bars and restaurants. 2. Have a beach day at VENICE BEACH. Surf, swim,...more
Get your ride on this Sat. March 26 at the country’s largest open streets event, CicLAvia – Culver City Meets Venice

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Sunday, March 26, 2017  CicLAvia - Culver City Meets Venice presented by Metro Here is a message from CicLAvia.  CicLAvia heads back to one of our fan-favorite routes for the first event of 2017!  On March 26, Culver City, Mar Vista, and Venice will host the country’s largest open streets event! Streets will be closed to cars and open for cyclists, pedestrians, runners and skaters to...more
Calling all art enthusiasts! Join the Venice Art Crawl for their annual fundraiser event. Music Connects Us: Photography & Art Show on April 20th! Get your tickets now!

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Join the Venice Art Crawl for their annual fundraiser event.   Music Connects Us: Photography & Art Show. Thursday April 20, 2017 at the Runway at Playa Vista, 12746 W. Jefferson Blvd, Playa Vista, 90066, 6-10PM. VIP tickets include a sit down dinner at the new Hal's Bar & Grill. The Venice Art Crawl continues its intersection of art and community at the Runway turning a 3,800 square foot space...more
Imagine yourself on stage at the iconic Muscle Beach Gym in Venice, California! Set your intention and train hard for a 2017 Muscle Beach Venice Competition.

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Attend or register for one of the following 2017 Muscle Beach events!   . Be one of the 100's of athletes that  line the iconic stage of Muscle Beach Gym in Venice, California,  for your  chance to be crowned 2017 Muscle Beach Venice Champion.  Events presented by Bodybuilding.com, hosted by Stealthletic Gear and Icon Muscle, and produced by Joe Wheatley Productions. . Muscle Beach Venice events include:  Body building, figure, bikini, men & women's physique, couples...more
Volunteers needed! Come get dirty with Community Healing Gardens this Saturday, March 25

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Community Healing Gardens' Volunteer Day:  Sat. March 25, 2017 Meet up at Vera Davis Center,  610 California, Venice Time: 9am to 1pm Details:   Some of our raised garden food boxes are finding a new home from the Vera Davis Center to Venice Oakwood Rec Center.  Our Farmer Ben will be leading us with planting instructions and tips for gardening while meeting new friends.  We will have breakfast treats provided by Whole Foods Market #Venice, Organic...more