Venice Paparazzi started as a photo kiosk on the boardwalk in 2003 and had been documenting Venice history ever since. To date we have covered over 1,200 events. Want to see what goes on in the V? Below is an 2017 archive for you to check out the last year’s community happenings. Click on the event that interests you, or visit VenicePaparazzi.com. .. Venice Boys and Girls Club’s National Fine Arts Competition / NYE at James’ Beach and Canal Club was epic! A Smashing Good Time Had By All on New Year’s Eve 2018 at The Victorian! Snow, song, and holiday cheer! The 2017 Venice Sign lighting event was lit! Holiday Cheer filled the Air at Annual Snow Day and Stroll on Abbot Kinney The Boys and Girls Club of Venice family came together for their annual holiday party, and it was blast! Merry times had by all at Runway Playa Vista’s Holiday Night Market and Holiday Runway Funday A Swell Time Had By All at the 24th Annual Venice Surf a Thon! Photos by Heidi Lemmon A unforgettable evening of festivities at Surfside for the Venice Sign Lighting after party! A smashing good time had by all at the 5th Annual Venice Beach Stouts N Staches Runway Playa Vista does it again! The Night Market event was a huge success The annual Dog-O-Ween was a howling good time! It was an Epic Night at the 19th Annual James’ Beach and Canal Club Halloween Bash! Venice Pride – Roosterfish’s Halloween event Halloween at Runway Playa Vista was a Scary Good Time! Oktoberfest came to Runway Playa Vista in spectacular fashion John Henry Binder Day at James’ Beach Opening night at the 14th Annual Other Venice Film Festival in Venice, California Mike Chearney , Dr. Susan Lee, and Dr. Lin Morel honored at A Window Between Worlds’ heART Awards Fun times had by all at the Grease Sign-A-Long at Venice High, the original Rydell High! It was an EPIC day at the 33rd Annual Abbot Kinney Festival, and Venice Paparazzi was on the scene. View the experience. An inspiring time had by all at the Venice Boys and Girls Club’s 12th Annual Champion of Youth Gala A raging good time had by all at Runway Playa Vista’s Runway Funday’s Classic Car Show JUICE MAGAZINE SURF SKATE STYLE PARTY WITH SCOTT OSTER! Team Venice crushed it in the annual Dockweiler to Playa del Rey Jet to Jetty Beach Run. Simmzy’s Meet The Brew Team Event Was A Smashing Good Time! Eclipse in the V! See you on the Dark Side of the Moon! Venice entrepreneurs enjoyed a summer sunset cruise in Marina del Rey, California. View pics! 2nd Annual Venice Ladies Jam at the Venice Skate Park LAPD Pacific Division Captain Dominick Choi Swears in the 2017 Venice Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. An epic evening, as Surfside enters the Venice community with a splash! The community came out to relive their derby days at Rock ‘N’ Rollin’ Runway Funday! View pics!‘ YAS Fitness athletes do great! $83,000 and counting raised for Cancer Support Community LA at this year’s YAS-A-Thon, three-hour cycle-thon! A fantastic time had by all at the Annual Venice Beach Neptune Festival! Photos sponsored by The Sidewalk Cafe Runway Playa Vista‘s Playa Beach Party was a big hit on Father’s Day! View coverage! An Earth friendly time had by all at the 2017 Green Venice Festival The artist who painted the Venice Pride Tower, Patrick Marston, shares his Venice Pride experience! The Venice POW/MIA Mural has been restored! View photos from the unveiling ceremony Great times had by all at the 4th Annual MAINopoly: Taste of Main Street! Mixing, mingling, and networking happened at the 6th Annual Venice Chamber of Commerce’s Merchants of Venice Showcase Great times had by all at Runway Playa Vista’s Playa Pulse event! View coverage by Venice Paparazzi Great times had by all at the Annual Fire Station 63 Pancake Breakfast. Event pics sponsored by the Rotary Club of Playa Venice Sunrise and The Venice Whaler. The 2017 Venice WAVE Awards was an exceptional event, honoring local teachers! View event photos! 2017 Award Winners Announced at the 4th Annual Fine Arts Film Festival Great times had by all at Runway Playa Vista’s Runway Funday Classic Car Show. View pics by Venice Paparazzi Boys and Girls Club of Venice and Yellow Fever partner up for kid’s cooking class. View fun photos of the kid’s experience. The Scientific Wrestling’s “Pin & Submit” Training Camp, with MMA legend Josh Barnett, at SAMOHI. The 1st Annual Venice Spyder Cup Pro/Am on April 1, 2017 was RAD! Venice Paparazzi rolled out the red carpet for Airport Marina Counciling Service’s Spring into Well-Being celebration. View event pics! First Venice Art Crawl of 2017 Huge Success: This is Venice Venice Paparazzi was on the scene at the Dogtown Rumble in Venice, California. View pics! A spectacular St. Patrick’s day soiree at Canal Club and James Beach. Venice Paparazzi was on the scene at the Snapchat protest in Venice, California Artists and community members joined together to support art for empowerment at A Window Between World’s ArtWorks for Healing celebration. The country’s largest open streets event, CicLAvia – Culver City Meets Venice returns on March 26th! Get your ride on! Great times had at the 16th Annual Venice Beach Mardi Gras Parade. Coverage by Andrew Goetze Venice Paparazzi was on the scene at the Tommy Hilfiger and Gigi Hadid fashion show! View pics! Check out the new Dudley Market with Chef Wesley Barden at the helm! Big talent can be found at the Venice Boys and Girls Club’s National Fine Arts Competition! The 16th Annual Venice Beach Mardi Gras Parade is set for Feb. 18th. Get your costumes ready for some #VeniceBeachFun. Venice Paparazzi rolled out the red carpet for Rockstars Baseball’s 10 year Anniversary and Community Fest Venice and the City of Los Angeles officially declares January 4th as the “Day of the Doors” Many came out to start the new year with a big splash at the 57th Annual Venice Penguin Swim on Jan. 1, 2017 . . RE-LIVE THE BEST OF 2016 LOCAL EVENTS! Click here to view 50+ 2016 local events covered by Venice Paparazzi. –. NEED PHOTOGRAPHERS OR A PHOTO BOOTH FOR YOUR 2018 EVENT! Consider hiring Venice Paparazzi. With over 1,200 events covered, we are the event coverage specialists! We are experts in: outdoor festivals, corporate events, family functions, fun paparazzi, red carpet set ups, automated open air photo booths, social photo booths, custom photo parties, on site printing, video production, corporate portraits, green screen, online galleries, next day photo slideshows, and more. Explore our website to see what services are right for your event! www.HireVP.com . . .