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Festival of Chariots 

Harre Krishna's hand-pull three fully decorated, four-story chariots down Main Street Santa Monica during the 42nd Annual Festival of Chariots on Sunday, Aug 5, 2018. The Festival of the Chariots features free feast for thousands, free entertainment, exhibits and booths all bringing together the finest in Indian culture. The festival celebrates Lord Jagannatha, the Lord of the Universe, and is put on by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON). The Festival of the Chariots is now performed in every country across the world and dates back 5 thousand years to Jagannatha Puri, India.

 

Posted on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at 11:26AM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

REPOSADO

Jean-Paul Builes and Joel Rosa from REPOSADO perform on Ocean Front Walk, #SantaMonica on Friday, August 3, 2018.

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Venice Electric Light Parade

The Venice Electric Light Parade rolls through #SantaMonica Beach on Sunday, July 29, 2018

Posted on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 09:27PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

LILIAC

Liliac Band rocks out on the #SantaMonica Pier on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

Posted on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 09:13PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

SEA SAW

Interactive performance art exhibit at the Santa Monica Pier entitled, "McDisco + Make Music — Stephanie Vosper + The Guest and the Host," ~ Performance Art, Dance, Music, Projection Mapping. A free performance Tuesdays and Wednesdays, July 24/25; July 31/Aug 1; Aug 7/8; Aug 14/15; Aug 21/22; Aug 28/29. More info: https://santamonicapier.org/seasaw/

Posted on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 07:13AM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

IMPACT Melanoma

FREE SPF 30: Check out this newly installed sunscreen dispenser at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier. IMPACT Melanoma and its Practice Safe Skin program has installed over 4,000 sunscreen dispensers in a variety of public and private settings making sun protection readily available. IMPACT Melanoma and its Practice Safe Skin program has installed over 4,000 sunscreen dispensers in a variety of public and private settings making sun protection readily available. IMPACT Melanoma provides education, prevention, and support for the most serious form of skin cancer. They are a national non-profit organization dedicated to working to reduce the incidence of melanoma. Committed to skin cancer prevention and early detection, they provide a variety of award-winning programs which aim to raise awareness and educate the public about skin cancer, as well as support services for those struggling with the disease. IMPACT Melanoma also assists patients and their caregivers struggling with melanoma by offering support groups, educational programs, and Billy’s Buddies, a one-on-one patient advocacy and support program. These programs are all free. IMPACT Melanoma is a non-profit 501( c )( 3) organization. #BantheBurn #PracticeSafeSkin

Posted on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 09:30AM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

Lana Baugus

Lana Baugus, Hello my name is Lana, performs at Ocean Front Walk #SantaMonica on Saturday, July 21, 2018.

Posted on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 08:48PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint

SHARK WEEK

Kids ride on a Hammerhead See Saw at the Santa Monica Pier during a Discovery Channel promotion on Saturday, July 21, 2018. Shark Week, television’s longest-running and eagerly awaited summer TV event returns to Discovery Channel on Sunday, July 22 at 8:00 PM ET/PT and continues through Sunday, July 29. To celebrate the 30th anniversary, Shark Week 2018 will feature the most hours of shark programming ever, with over twenty hours of all-new jaw-dropping shark stories and groundbreaking scientific discoveries. Discovery Channel is dedicated to creating the highest quality non-fiction content that informs and entertains its consumers about the world in all its wonder, diversity and amazement. #SharkWeek

 

Posted on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 04:18PM by Registered CommenterFabian Lewkowicz | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint