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Not able to come down and see what Downtown Manhattan Beach is all about yet? Let us take you on a virtual tour of our charming little beach town, and you'll be sure to add us to your next destination list, whether you’re in the South Bay or Los Angeles for a week or a day!

Event Highlights

The 2017 Sunset Beach Party

Perched high above the sands of Manhattan Beach and overlooking the iconic Manhattan Beach Pier, inhale the warm summer evening breeze and enjoy the stunning panoramic sunset views. Guests enjoyed delicious bites from Manhattan Beach restaurants, like Nikau Kai Surf X Cafe, Darren's, Petro's, Rock n' Fish, Zinc@Shade Hotel , Lido, Two Guns, Lette, Gelato + Angels, Fresh Brothers and other award-winning chef creations while kicking back with sweet music by Jamisen Jarvis and cool vibes by The Lucky Ones.

Special thanks to City of Manhattan Beach, AVP, Samuel Adams and Wildhorse!

The Roundhouse Renovation Project

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Shopping Highlights

Searching for that perfect Boho beach look for this summer? The Civic Couch Show teamed up with fashion blogger Tanya Monaghan of @thekayagirl to cover the boho beach trend. Tanya pulled some of her favorite boho looks from Manhattan Beach boutique's Beehive, Blvd and Waverly.

Looking for that unique gift? We walked around Downtown Manhattan Beach searching for unique gift ideas. We stopped at The Beehive, Waterleaf, Bella Beach Kids, Bacchus Wine, Tabula Rasa and Pages Book Store. Host Steve Napolitano walks us through a short description of what he found.

Food Highlights

Welcome to The Strand House

With 180° sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean, world travelers and locals alike may come for the view, but stay for Chef Greg Hozinsky’s and Executive Chef Austin Cobb’s award-winning Coastal California Cuisine.

The Rockefeller -  Burger Tuesday

Chef Nguyen Tran's new show on the FoodNetwork, BigBargainEats, features The Rockefeller #BurgerTuesday in all its glory! Now that's a burger! Come check it out and taste it for yourself!


Talkabout LA's 2 Minute Reviews

Andrew's Cheese Shop

Zinc@Shade Hotel

Rock'n Fish

Mama D's Italian Kitchen

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