Past Stories
US Chess Federation tournament player Ben Eubanks teaches the game to kids in Playa Vista. SEE WEDNESDAY

Westside Calendar

Thursday, Aug. 25 Morning Ocean Swims, 6 a.m. Thursdays. Olympic Gold Medalist Dave Walters, the SCAQ Swim Club and CalTri lead free morning ocean swims throughout the summer at Santa Monica Beach Lifeguard Tower 26. RSVP to SC...


A huge crowd gathered last July at the 
Santa Monica Pier for a free Twilight Concert Series performance by Chicano Batman. Photo by Eric Lieb courtesy of the Santa Monica Pier Corp.

Music 2016: A Summer of Sonic Discovery

Experience dozens of FREE outdoor concerts in your own backyard A huge crowd gathered last July at the Santa Monica Pier for a free Twilight Concert Series performance by Chicano Batman. Photo by Eric Lieb courtesy of the San...


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Music Venues on the Westside

SANTA MONICA Basement Tavern: 2640 Main St. (310) 396-2469 facebook.com/BasementTavern, basementtavern.com Bar under The Victorian frequently hosts live bands; check for schedule The Craftsman Bar and Kitchen: 119 Broadway (...