Meet Me at Reed

Music performers playing takio drumsImage: Performers at Meet Me At Reed's Taiko Festival, 2018, photo by Javier Guillen

Family Fun + Art in the Parks

Santa Monica’s summer outdoor cultural and recreational program returns with free Saturday events throughout June and July. Bring picnic blankets, lawn chairs, and food, or enjoy rotating food trucks throughout the season.

All events will be located at:

Christine Emerson Reed Park
1133 7th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90403

Art in the Parks

is a smorgasbord of free art and performances in parks throughout the City starting in May and running through October. Art in the Parks invites everyone to explore the City’s many parks through a range of art experiences including live music, dance and visual art for all ages. See full schedule

June

Check out food trucks by the park each Saturday in June!

Pups in the Park

Saturday, June 1, 2019
3-5 p.m., Free admission

Bring a four-legged friend for a day of games, agility demonstrations, meeting McGruff the crime dog and Santa Monica Police K-9’s and more.

Eco-Friendly Day

Saturday, June 8, 2019
3-5 p.m., Free admission

Enjoy a pop up cardboard playground, reptile displays, community garden workshops and more.

Paul McDonald Big Band

Saturday, June 15, 2019
5-7 p.m., Free admission

Pre-concert activities for all ages begin at 3 p.m.

Family Fun Games with City Class and Camp Instructors

Saturday, June 22, 2019
3-5 p.m., Free admission

Get active with Super Soccer Stars, MadScience, Fun in the Sun Music, HoopFitness and others, including a live Pickleball demo.

Santa Monica Taiko Drum Festival

Saturday, June 29, 2019
5-7 p.m., Free admission

Pre-concert activities for all ages begin at 3 p.m.

July

Troubadour Theatre Company - The Odd-Essy

Saturday, July 6, 2019
5-7 p.m., Free admission

The mad-cap, hilarious Troubadour Theater Company that brought us the Funky Punks Clown Show last season presents their family friendly, interactive spin on Homer's Greek play The OdysseyPre-concert activities for all ages begin at 3 p.m.

String Theory in Santa Monica

Saturday, July 13, 2019
5-7 p.m., Free admission

Pre-concert activities for all ages begin at 3 p.m.

Santa Monica Jazz All-Stars

Saturday, July 20, 2019
5-7 p.m., Free admission

Pre-concert activities for all ages begin at 3 p.m.

Santa Monica Symphony

Saturday, July 27, 2019
6-7:30 p.m., Free admission

Pre-concert activities for all ages begin at 3 p.m.