We have the 2017 Venice December Events Holiday List! Click on the event that interests you. Our partners Venice Paparazzi will be the official photographers at the events listed in red. Get your 2017 holiday photo by a VP photographer, and visit VenicePaparazzi.com to find all Venice holiday photos. See you out there. In feature photo: Venice The Band. . Dec. 1. First Friday’s and Food Trucks on Abbot Kinney Blvd Dec. 2. 6th Annual Venice Sign Holiday Lighting & Block Party Dec. 2 Venice Sign Holiday Lighting After party Surfside Venice Dec. 2 . Annual Santa Monica Main Street Holiday Event & Holiday Parties Dec. 3 Holiday Stroll and Snow Day on Abbot Kinney Blvd. Dec. 2 & 3. Muscle beach Toy Drive & Lat Pull Down Competition Dec. 2 & 3 .Venice Vintage Motorcycle Club’s 5th Two-Wheeled Toy Drive Dec. 3. Muscle Beach Lat Pull Down Competition Dec. 6. Tony P’s Annual Christmas Beer Dinner Dec. 8 Jim Morrison’s Birthday Bash at Surfside Dec. 8. Ugly Sweater Night at the Venice Beach Bar Dec. 9. Venice Surf-A-Thon Contest at the Venice Pier Dec. 9. LAPD Pacific Division’s Winter Wonderland Dec. 9 Venice Canals Home and Bridge Decorating Contest Dec. 9. Marina del Rey Boat Parade Dec. 9 Marina del Rey Snow Wonder Dec. 10. Venice Canals Holiday Boat Parade Dec. 10. Last day of the On the Waterfront Dec 12 . Annual Toys for Tots Event at the Terrace Dec. 14. 2nd Annual Home for the Holidays Benefit Concert Dec. 14. The Venice Beach Holiday Pop Up . Dec. 15 Back to the 90’s Party at Surfside Dec. 15. Boys Girls Club Venice Holiday Party Dec. 15. Runway Night Market Dec. 16. Santa Monica-Venice Christmas Run Dec 16. 5th Annual Vans, Makaha Winter Bowl Jam at the Venice Skatepark. Dec. 16. SANTA Monica Pub Crawl Dec 16 & 17. Artists & Fleas Pop Up Holiday Market Dec 17 The Creative Market Collective Dec. 17. Runway Playa Vista Holiday event Dec. 17 . Venice Electric Light Parade Dec. 19 Brennan’s Re-opens Dec 19th with a new look and same great vibe. Dec. 21 Venice Art Crawl Holiday Mixer at the Canal Club Dec. 23 Ugly Sweater Party at Surfside Venice. Dec. 31. Stay local on New Year’s! Check out this list of local NYE parties New year’s Day events! . Jan 1. Venice Penguin Swim. This is the best way to start the new year in Venice! View full Venice Holiday Events Calendar . Jam session with the Doors’ Robby Krieger .. . ONGOING EVENTS: . First Friday’s and Food Trucks on Abbot Kinney Blvd. Every first Friday of the month Venice Farmers’ Market every Friday 7a.m.-11a.m Cruise California waters on a Hornblower dinner cruise Ice at Santa Monica. Iceskating Rink Artists and Fleas on Abbot Kinney Blvd. 2nd and 4th Sat. Venice Drum Circle every Sat. & Sun. (On the beach by Brooks Ave.) Venice Oceanarium at the Venice Pier every Sunday. Venice Electric Parade every Sunday at Sunset. Tune in at RadioVenice.TV every Sunday at 4:20 p.m Venice Flea Market at Venice High School every 2nd Sat. at 9 a.m. Roller skate & dance at the Venice Skate Dance Plaza every weekend Theatre Fare, a reading series with Pacific Resident Theatre. 2nd Tues Venice Open Mic Night every Wed. Sushi and surf videos at Hama Sushi Venice Underground Comedy & Burlesque @Townhouse every Wed. Kid’s Sing Along @ the Cow’s End Cafe Mon & Thurs. Elegant Strangers & boardwalk views at The Sidewalk Cafe. every Thurs. Venice Jam Session and Music Workshop Exploring the Blues every Thurs. Marina del Rey Concerts every Thurs and Sat. Friday Night Lights Bike Ride Nightlife at James’ Beach and Canal Club every Fri. and Sat Live music at Venice Beach Bar, Hinanos, Townhouse For Art and Theater: Pacific Resident Theatre, Beyond Baroque, SPARC, Electric Lodge, G2 Gallery, Cave Gallery, LA Louver, and Venice Art Crawl Daily Venice Sunset and a 360 degree view at High Rooftop Lounge Pool table at Hinano’s and The Brig Sports bars: Cabo Cantina, The Sidewalk Cafe, and Tony P’s Dockside Grill Live Music • DJs • Dancing • Fun Times at Surfside Venice Visit an art gallery or go to the theatre Click here for best happy hours! . . If we missed your event, submit it on VeniceEventsCalendar.com. Thank you! … FIND YOUR VENICE BEACH ADVENTURE! . Explore VisitVeniceCA.com! VisitVeniceCA.com features organized lists of information helpful to visitors and locals alike! As the sister site to the famed VenicePaparazzi.com, we are Venice’s #1 events, activities, local deals, and information source! . 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