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Mar Vista Art Walk This Thursday, March 2nd

Mar Vista Art Walk This Thursday, March 2nd

Don’t miss this amazing event, now into it’s 2nd year! The Mar Vista Art Walk happens on Thursday, March 2nd from 6pm – 10pm, all along Mar Vista’s Great Street – Venice Blvd.

CicLAvia Coming Back to Mar Vista March 26th + Community Meetings

CicLAvia Coming Back to Mar Vista March 26th + Community Meetings

Get ready for CicLAvia – coming back to Mar Vista, Venice and Culver City on Sunday, March 26th. Check out the route map below – and get your bike ready! CicLAvia is hosting two community meetings to discuss the upcoming route on Monday, February 27th…

Reminder: Mar Vista Art Walk This Thursday

Reminder: Mar Vista Art Walk This Thursday

Don’t miss the first anniversary of the Mar Vista Art Walk happening on Thursday, December 1st from 6-10pm.Mar Vista Art Walk December 1st, 2016

Reminder: Make it Mar Vista is Tomorrow!

Reminder: Make it Mar Vista is Tomorrow!

Now that the turkey is done, and the Mall shopping is over, come shop at your local Mar Vista businesses for the holidays! Make it Mar Vista is happening tomorrow, Saturday the 26th, form 11am – 4pm. The main event is located at Venice &…

Make it Mar Vista This Saturday, November 26th

Make it Mar Vista This Saturday, November 26th

Don’t forget to come on out and Shop Small at the 3rd Annual Make it Mar Vista Small Business Saturday Shopping event taking place on November 26, 2016. Take a look at this great list of participating businesses: Accomplice Bar and Big Fatty Restaurant, 3811…

Mar Vista Art Walk – First Anniversary Happening December 1st

Mar Vista Art Walk – First Anniversary Happening December 1st

Happy First Anniversary to the Mar Vista Art Walk! December 1st will mark 1 year since they started this awesome event and Mar Vista loves it! Be sure to come out and see what’s new this time – as their theme is LIGHT.Mar Vista Art Walk December 1st, 2016

Make it Mar Vista Coming up Saturday, November 26th

Make it Mar Vista Coming up Saturday, November 26th

The 3rd annual Make it Mar Vista Small Business Saturday Shopping event is happening on November 26th from 11am – 4pm. Hosted by the Mar Vista Chamber of Commerce, this event is a terrific way to support the local businesses that help make this community…

Status Kuo Becoming Accomplice Bar and Little Fatty Restaurant

Status Kuo Becoming Accomplice Bar and Little Fatty Restaurant

Say hello to some new businesses in Mar Vista – that we actually probably still know pretty well. Status Kuo is becoming two new spots in town: accomplice bar and Little Fatty restaurant. Let’s help welcome them! accomplice bar is now open, but Little Fatty…

Soaptopia Stars in TV Commercial with Shaq & Kendrick Lamar

Soaptopia Stars in TV Commercial with Shaq & Kendrick Lamar

Soaptopia, one of Mar Vista’s favorite stores, stars in a new commercial for American Express Small Business Saturday, along with Shaquille O’Neal and Kendrick Lamar. The two stars are quite adorable as they sniff the soaps and engage in friendly banter, but the best part for me is seeing a local store featured like this – and seeing Mar Vista landmarks as the two walk down Venice Blvd at the end.

Enjoy the commercial – and then come on out for Mar Vista’s own Small Business Saturday event – Make it Mar Vista – on Saturday, November 26th! Shop Local and support the businesses we love, including Soaptopia!Make it Mar Vista 2016

Help Restore the POW-MIA Mural in Venice

Help Restore the POW-MIA Mural in Venice

You can help restore the POW-MIA Mural in Venice that was damaged by graffiti. Click over to their fundraising page to help them meet with $45,000 goal by Veteran’s Day.