Calling all seafood lovers! Join in on the fun at the 5th Annual OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival

The 5th Annual OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival is making a splash onto the iconic Santa Monica Pier on Saturday, Sept 14th to benefit Heal the Bay!

OFF THE HOOK showcases the city’s best restaurants and chefs with dishes featuring their favorite underwater ingredients such as The Lobster, FIG, Sushi Roku, Blue Plate Oysterette Herringbone and more. Enjoy incredible seafood, drinks, live music, games, oyster shucking competition and more underwater-inspired fun on the Pier! OFF THE HOOK is a fundraising event highlighting Santa Monica’s unrivaled seafood offerings and helps to raise money for Heal the Bay. Best of all, OFF THE HOOK is 100% PLASTIC-FREE!

WHERE: Santa Monica Pier

WHEN: Saturday, September 14th 4-7PM (VIP 3pm Early Entry)

Off The Hook is in benefit of Heal the Bay and increases awareness for Coastal Cleanup and the sustainable seafood movement.


  • Live Bands
  • Beer Garden
  • Wine Tastings
  • Games
  • Oyster Shucking Competition
  • & More

2019 Restaurants:

Blue Plate Oysterette, FIG, The Lobster, STK, Herringbone, Cafe Del Rey, Enterprise Fish Co., Margo’s, The Albright, STRFSH, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. , Cleo & more.

Sustainable Seafood VIP LOUNGE includes VIP Seating, Curated Cocktails and additional Sustainable Seafood Tastings from area restaurants.

Photo courtesy of OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival

Photo courtesy of OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival


Little Fish (GA): $50 in advance

Includes Seafood Tastings from the City’s Best Chef’s and Restaurants, Wine Tastings from over 10 Vineyards, Beer Garden, Non-Alcoholic Drinks (water, sparkling water, juices & coffee), games, live music & more.

Big Fish (VIP): $85 in advance

Sustainable VIP Lounge includes one-hour early check-in at 3 pm, Curated Cocktails, premiere seating, and additional sustainable seafood tastings from area restaurants.

Thanks to our 2019 Sponsors:

Vital Proteins, Boxed Water, Flying Embers, Dulce Vida Tequila, Besa Wines, Blue Moon, Peroni, Getaround, Yaegaki Sake, Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce, Buy Local Santa Monica, Santa Monica Daily Press, LA Weekly, Yelp, Food & Beverage Magazine,

Event hosted by Spin PR Group Production

For tickets and more info, visit www.offthehookseafoodfest.com.

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