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Food & Drinks

Beat the heat with summer treats

It’s not uncommon to crave something cold, tasty and refreshing in this summer weather. Where can you find it? Luckily, there are plenty of options in Downtown Santa Monica: • Yogurtland, 304 Santa Monica Blvd. This frozen yogurt spot offers many …

Miscellany

Whole Life Balance Santa Monica

Read all the way to the end of the post for a special offer exclusively for SantaMonicaCentric.com readers! The greater Los Angeles area boasts numerous yoga and Pilates studios, life coach offices, personal training gyms, nutritional counseling centers and spas, …

Fun Events

Free outdoor screening of Willy Wonka

Downtown’s outdoor movie series Cinema on the Street returns Friday, July 17 at 8 p.m. with a screening of the movie musical Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, starring the zany and always entertaining Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka.   Sing along with …

Food & Drinks

Explore the culinary landscape with dineLA

dineLA’s bi-annual Restaurant Week is back and better than ever, showcasing the region’s culinary diversity through special prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus. Downtown Santa Monica is well represented by nearly 15 restaurants, from the modern-day steakhouse fare from BOA Steakhouse to the thriving nightlife …

Fashion

Summer fashion trends for men

All right men, I get it. Fashion may not be most of y’alls forte, however, I have the tips and tricks that will make getting dressed this summer a breeze. The hottest trends this summer include easy button downs, stylish …

Fun Events

Spend Fridays at Picnic on the Promenade

Escape from the cubicle and enjoy lunch at Downtown Santa Monica’s Picnic on the Promenade. This annual summer series eases locals and Promenade walkers into the weekend every Friday afternoon with live music, classic board games, interactive challenges, and free …

Food & Drinks

Downtown Santa Monica’s Bloody Mary Battle

The best brunch beverage will finally be recognized with the first ever Santa Monica Bloody Mary Battle on Sunday, June 28 at 12 .p.m at Del Frisco’s Grille in Santa Monica. Bartenders from local restaurants, including Downtown’s The Lobster, Lago, Blue …

Fashion

Summer fashion trends

Summer is finally here! That means it’s time to shed our winter gear and freshen up our wardrobe with some new trendy pieces.   From tribal print bathing suits to bright colors and crop tops, this season’s trends will certainly …