How to spend a day in Venice, CA

Venice Beach is an amazing coastal city in Los Angeles, California that attracts tourists each year. Known for its lively culture, shopping, dinning, and stunning beaches, time spent in Venice is time well spent. With so much to do, we’ve summed up the perfect day in Venice Beach for you to indulge in!

For starters, the perfect place to start your day is the Venice Boardwalk. Take a stroll, roller skate, bike or just cruise down the two and a half mile stretch. There are plenty of attractions including restaurants, coffee shops, and boutiques. People watching on the Boardwalk is especially fun, as there are performers and a mix of cultures! You can even catch a gun show by spying some pro bodybuilders in action at Muscle Beach. Especially designed for fitness and bodybuilding activities, fitness enthusiasts have been rocking their bodies at the site since the 1930s.

After all that pumping iron, art, and shopping, stop at the one and only Abbot Kinney Boulevard. The area is famous for being the heart of Venice Beach. It is full of more trendy shops, great food, and bars to get your sip on. The Brig Bar sits on the iconic Boulevard and has a fun atmosphere to entertain those looking for a drink, food, and entertainment. The Brig Parking Lot also sits on Abbot Kinney Blvd. and features one of the largest outdoor event spaces in Venice Beach. The 6,700 square lot often has fun things happening with outdoor events that are backdropped by gorgeous views of the Pacific.

After all the day’s adventures we highly recommend slowing it down to go take in a Venice Beach sunset. In all there is to do in Venice, watching the sunset gives a feeling of peacefulness like no other and is a thing of beauty. This makes Venice Beach ideal for outdoor events and celebrations. Nothing ties it all together like a mesmerizing moment where the sun sinks below the horizon. Venice Beach is truly a picturesque beach town with so much to offer to anyone looking to visit.
If you are looking to throw an outdoor event in Venice Beach and catch some amazing sunsets, you will want to learn more about renting the event space at The Brig Parking Lot! Connect with us now to get things rolling!