Back by popular demand, the South Robertson Community Festival will once again exhibit various electric vehicles and electric hybrids to expand awareness of this eco-friendly technology. Mar VIstans Sherri Akers and Robin Doyno are exhibiting their plug-in vehicles.Read More »
You may have heard about the 600+ acres of the Ballona Wetlands just to the south and west of Mar Vista. But have you visited this wild habitat where coyote and the beautiful and rare White Tailed Kite hunt?
Drop by the Green Tent on Sunday, September 18, to learn more about the fragile and beautifull Ballona Wetlands, which are a mosaic of different habitats: seasonal ponds, wet meadows, salt pannes, sand dunes, prairie grassland and more!
The UC/Cooperative Extension LA County Master Gardeners return to the Green Tent with lots of green goodies to share. Join them May 28 from 9 am to 1 pm for megadoses of veggie power that they grew expressly to give to YOU—and you can choose packets of seeds to grow as well—all for free! Click here to see what they've planted. Don’t forget to bring your garden questions, too.Read More »
WALK THE WALK: VENICE BLVD. BETWEEN INGLEWOOD BLVD AND BEETHOVEN STREET!
Thursday, June 1, 2017, 6-10 pm
The theme of the latest Mar Vista Art Walk (MVAW), now in its second year, is THE ART OF THE GAME. Coinciding with the first game of the NBA Finals, MVAW decided to go for it and join in the fun. Featuring a campfire Art Battle (4 artists/1 theme) judged by DJ Neff, Mitchelito Orquiola and Art Seen’s Leonardo Ledesma, a Battle of the Bands at Alan’s Coffee Roaster with popular local indie bands Puscie Jones Revue, Earth Arrow, and Millwood, this MVAW will also include a live blacksmith and forge at Full Circle Pottery, a Block Party! from Inglewood Blvd – Grand View Blvd hosted by Rising Sons Independent, a Rap Battle at Buckwild Gallery, a gong Sound Bath at The Moving Joint, a vintage electric car and parade of vintage campers, as well as the usual live painting, and art vendors. And if you’re still jonesing for game scores you won’t miss a thing. There will be big screens projecting the NBA Finals at Louie’s of Mar Vista, the Grand View Market and more.Read More »