Experience Downtown Manhattan Beach


Whether you're a local who lives here, or are traveling here from other parts of Los Angeles, the US or even internationally, we are so happy you've chosen our charming part of the world to explore. 

We've put together a few lists of things to do, see, shop, dine and explore in Downtown Manhattan Beach, where there are No Bad Days.  


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Photo Ops + selfie spots

Check out our guide to the most Instagram-worthy locations and backdrops in Downtown Manhattan Beach.

Happy Hour

Happy Hour in DTMB

There's no better way to wind down the day than with a drink in your hand + a beautiful ocean view. Cheers!

Downtown Happenings

Downtown Happenings

On the Strand, or on the sand, there is always something fun and exciting happening in our backyard.

The Roundhouse

The Roundhouse Aquarium

Open daily with free admission, The Roundhouse Aquarium is dedicated to teaching students and visitors about the oceans, marine life, and environment.  The Roundhouse hosts classes, camps, events and parties, and even has many volunteer and internship opportunities for youth and adults. 


Video Gallery

If seeing is believing, then a virtual tour is the next best thing to being here yourself. Catch a glimpse of our panoramic views, see highlights from past events, and immerse yourself in the Downtown Manhattan Beach Experience! Check out the local favorites, tips, and secrets. Enjoy!