One Coast’s idyllic blufftop locale in Pacific Palisades offers quick access to Los Angeles’ most sought-after destinations, including Malibu, Santa Monica, Brentwood, Beverly Hills and more. The enclave’s convenient location, set high above where Sunset Boulevard meets Pacific Coast Highway, makes it easy for residents to catch the city’s latest and greatest happenings. This weekend, it’s all about celebrating Memorial Day – and there are plenty of not-to-miss festivities to go around.
MAINopoly: A Taste of Main Street
For those seeking fun, games and eats under the SoCal sunshine, don’t miss the 7th annual “MAINopoly: A Taste of Main Street.” The event kicks off in Santa Monica on Sunday, May 29th at 12 pm and continues to 5 pm. This monopoly-inspired event invites all ages to play classic board games for access to tastings at 20+ participating locations, plus the chance to win free prizes. A portion of the proceeds will go towards funding The Main Street Business Improvement Association community programs.
Ferris Wheel Lighting at the Santa Monica Pier
From Friday, May 27 through Monday, May 30, catch the nightly Pacific Wheel light show from Pacific Park or the surrounding beach areas. The Pacific Wheel will be lit in dazzling red, white and blue colors, showcasing an animated, waving American flag in honor of Memorial Day.
Topanga Days Country Fair
This special Memorial Day weekend festival offers a parade, food trucks, live music, and classic carnival games – from sack races to egg toss. A fundraiser for the Topanga Community Center, this community event is a true local favorite, drawing Los Angelenos from near and far.
Escape to Hermosa Beach for a spectacular arts festival featuring a lineup of live musical performances, food tastings, sidewalk sales, art walks, carnival rides, a petting zoo, sunset disco and so much more. The festival will take place all Memorial Day weekend, from May 28 – May 30.