Get GroovyIf hanging by the pool is your vibe, you’re in luck. Hit The Standard, Hollywood for the Wednesday night series, Desert Nights for intimate acoustics by candlelight. Shirt optional.
Taste Book Soup
Feel the word of your favorite writers at Book Soup’s free author readings and book signings, almost every night. Snap a pic to prove to friends (and social media followers) you mingled with literary giants.
Shop FreshLive like a local with a trip to the Helen Albert Certified Farmers’ Market, 1200 N. Vista Street, on Thursday. Stock up on local Cali produce, dairy and meat, and sway to the beat of live music and entertainment—practice those moves for the club later.
Unleash Your ArtsyWhip out your sketchpad or camera, and don’t be shy with your questions. Get lost in the Blue Building masterpiece of the Pacific Design Center to discover architecture and interior design inspiration around every corner. Take those ideas home to make the neighbors jealous.
Get a Little CultureLittle known fact: The tiny Museum of Contemporary Art branch in the Pacific Design Center courtyard offers free admission. Find rotating exhibits of contemporary design, architecture and specialty shopping every Tuesday through Sunday.
Stroll Santa Monica Boulevard
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