Anyone who is familiar with the Venice Beach, California, area knows that come Friday, tourists and residents alike are ready for a good time. Whether they choose to dine in one of the city’s posh restaurants or go bar-hopping downtown, there is certainly no shortage of nighttime activities.
But, if you’re looking for something to do that is out of the ordinary, visit Abbot Kinney First Fridays located as on, as the name suggests, Abbot Kinney Boulevard.
On the first Friday of every month, local vendors feature and sell their crafts ranging from small sculptures to jewelery. If you’re into the music scene, take advantage of free concerts put on by local artists.
Foodies will be amazed at the number of trucks that sell scrumptious small plates. Whether you’re craving meatballs, grilled cheese, tapas, philly cheese steak, pork quesadillas or a lobster roll, you’ll find it here.
And what street party would be complete without the appropriate beverages to accompany the cuisine? Enjoy very reasonably priced wines starting at just $5. If you’re craving something with some fruit, sip on $4 sangria, smoothies or organic juices.
A portion of the money spent by patrons goes to benefit various in-town charities. That means, you’ll feel philanthropic in addition to full at the end of the night.
Of course after visiting this city and the surrounding area, there’s a high probability that you’ll want to come back. Next time you’re here, treat yourself to the ultimate in luxury accommodations. Contact a representative at GoSVH who can speak with you about houses for rent in Venice Beach.