Venice Beach Boardwal
Enjoy the sandy shores while walking three miles of beach on the Venice Beach Boardwalk. The beach bunnies in your life will be sure to enjoy lying in the sun or swimming in the ocean. There are shops, street performers, and face painting for your entire family to enjoy. If you and your loved ones are athletically inclined, head to the basketball, paddle tennis, handball, and shuffleboard courts. For the bodybuilders, fit right in at the famous Muscle Beach. Nicknamed “Cone Island of the Pacific,” this outdoor area has been around since the late 19th century.
Townhouse & Del Monte
If you have a love for entertainment with a historical twist, head down to Townhouse & Del Monte Speakeasy. Townhouse has been around since the early 20th century and is the oldest bar in the area. If you head down into the basement of the Townhouse, you will encounter the historical Del Monte Speakeasy, an actual speakeasy during the Prohibition era. Enjoy live entertainment, including music, burlesque, and comedy acts. Find a babysitter for the kids and enjoy their bespoke cocktails from the classic age as well as a grandiose collection of wine, beer, and spirits.
Venice Family Clinic
The arts have long been a part of Venice’s vibrant culture. If you have art lovers in your family, they are sure to enjoy the Venice Family Clinic Art Walk & Auctions. The Venice Family Clinic is dedicated to providing healthcare to the less fortunate in the area, and this annual event helps raise money for this effort. Enjoy architecture and studio tours. Get your next house decoration in their silent art auction. Visit their special exhibitions or just enjoy a live show. They also have a family fun day, where your young children can enjoy music, games, and arts and crafts.