San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
a weekend-long benefit
October 25 & 26
18is25 celebrates 25 years of challenging contemporary art-making, a weekend fundraiser benefiting 18th Street Arts Center.
October 25, 6 – 10pm
Experience an exclusive evening of art, entertainment, and memories of 18th Street Arts Center's 25 year history. During this festive event called VIP, guests will enjoy a benefit art sale featuring notable artist alumni, performance art presentations, video art installations, live music, and gourmet bites by local restaurants.
Sunday -BAM Fest
October 26, 1-5pm
Bringing back its popular annual fundraiser Beer, Art, & Music Festival (BAM) for a special edition in honor of the Center's 25th Anniversary. This afternoon art festival includes 40+ craft breweries, open artist studios, live music, and contemporary art ‘crash courses’.
FREE Bike Valet!
Sunday Beer: Anchor Brewing | Angel City Brewing | Angry Orchard Cider | Ballast Point Brewing | Beachwood Brewing & BBQ | Bootlegger's Brewery | Boston Beer Co. | Brasserie d'Achouffe | Brewery Ommegang | Clown Shoes Brewing I Deschutes Brewery | Dogfish Head Brewery | Dudes' Brewing | Drakes Brewing | Duvel-Moortgat | Eagle Rock Brewing | Einstok Beer Co | El Segundo Brewing | Firestone Walker Brewing | Golden Road Brewing | Hangar 24 Craft I House Beer I Brewery | Kinetic Brewing | Ladyface Ale Companie | Lagunitas Brewing | Liefmanns | New Belgium Brewing Company | Oskar Blues Brewery | Phantom Carriage | Port Town Brewing Company | Santa Monica Brew Works | Sierra Nevada Brewing | Smog City Brewing | Stone Brewing | Surf Brewery | Venice Duck Brewery | Wolf Creek Restaurant & Brewing Co.
- Saturday Night: Hire an UrbanSitter and get $60 in free babysitting credits. This offer is for new UrbanSitter customers only. Sign up for free at (https://www.urbansitter.com/promo/18thstreetarts), and then e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to get your credit.
- Sunday Beer, Art & Music Festival: Enjoy one hour of free babysitting on-site at the Festival. Must reserve ahead of time.Email email@example.com for instructions reserve your spot.
All proceeds benefit 18th Street Arts Center, a Santa Monica 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
pre-sale tickets before October 4 $40
regular before October 24 $45
at the door $50
Weekend pack: $150
When & Where
18th Street Arts Center
18th Street Arts Center is an artists’ residency program that provokes public dialogue through contemporary art-making. We value art-making as an essential part of a vibrant, just and healthy society. Through our artist residencies we are a contemporary art hub that fosters inter-cultural collaboration and dialogue. 18th Street’s residencies, exhibitions, public events, talks, and publications encourage, showcase and support the creation of cutting-edge contemporary art and foster collaboration and interaction between artists locally, nationally and internationally.