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Welcome to Venice | Cafe Gratitude now Open!

Café Gratitude is a now open on Rose avenue here in Venice.  This is the 3rd Café Gratitude to open by founder Matthew and Terces Engelhart. The flagship is up in Northern California and a second which opened a little …


One Rose that’s Superba! | New Snack Bar to Open on Rose, July 19th

There is just so much to do and see these days in Venice, that it seems every weekend is packed with things to do.  All the summer roses are in bloom and so are things on our very own Rose …


School Nights Rock | DWNTWN Set to Perform at Bardot, Monday June 25th

. “If Bon Iver, The Knife and Robyn hung out at Hinanos, got trashed and made a baby…that would be DWNTWN”. Sounds like a dream, no?  When we saw this Kitsune America show review of LA based electro-pop band, DWNTWN, we …


Surfrider Kicks-off Summer | Wednesday for International Surfing Day + Friday Night for Capital Cities @Arbor

. Summer is officially in full swing (f*ck you, June Gloom) and that means one thing.  The fam over at The Surfrider Foundation are well rested and ready to throw a few summer kick-off jams.  First up, celebrate International Surfing …


Saturday Main Event | Arts 4 Life Charity Event + Live Painting @ The Jeanie Madsen Gallery

This Saturday June 9th, MuzArt World Foundation and Right to Succeed will host the ‘Arts 4 Life’ exhibit, recognizing LA Contemporary Urban Street Artists, at the Jeanie Madsen Gallery of Santa Moncia. All proceeds from opening night will benefit MuzArt …


The Chocolate Invitational starts in Venice | Tastings + Truffles + Wine, Oh My! – June 28th

Our Welo Contributing writer Mikki Sage and Ashley Walsh of Intentional Chocolate are teaming up to throw Chocolate parties. The Chocolate Invitational is their latest adventure, which encompasses a series of sweet events, all in the name of Chocolate. The …


Saturday Night Main Event | A Westside Benefit Jam for The Leukemia Lymphoma Society

We can all smell it. The Summertime air is right around the corner and you suddenly have that “itch” to lose the clothes, lay on the beach, rage in Venice on the weekends, and act a fool. This Saturday, we’ve …


Morning Chat with Venice Musician, Brandon Meyer | + Free Download of New Album “In Vain”

Today marks the release of the new album “In Vain” by Venice-based electro/rock/pop musician, Brandon Meyer.  The breezy and eclectic album is a smooth and flowing headphone-happy journey that runs the gamut of Meyer’s eclectic musical influences and vast musical …


Weekend Happs: This Saturday | Create Fixate + SNAPFLASH in DTLA

Don’t miss the latest event from Create:Fixate downtown art hub.  SNAP FLASH: Photography Show. Featuring Works from the great Music video/Commercial director Dean Karr, known for his work with artists such as Marilyn Manson, the Dave Matthews Band, and Ozzy …


Earth Day Weekend Happs | Things to do on the Westside and beyond during Earth Day weekend

April showers bring May flowers but the song of Spring hits it’s high note on Earth day, Sunday April 22, While we thought we were in for a drawn out winter, expect the weather to switch gears soon, reaching highs …