San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Free outdoor festival featuring music, art, and dance at world famous Venice Beach boardwalk on Saturday, September 21, 2013, from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Full day of music, large art show, dancers, lifestyle vendors, food trucks, and more! After party at Danny’s Venice (23 Windward Ave.) hosted by The Boaters (members of Meet Me at the Pub) and special guests until 1 a.m.
This year’s festival headliners are Willie Chambers of the soul/psychedelic rock group The Chambers Brothers (“Time Has Come Today”), the hauntingly melodic fusion act LOONER (featuring composer Zoë Poledouris Roché and Angel Roché of Ziggy Marley), and Malibu rock band Brethren of the Coast (featuring Duane Betts, son of Allman Brothers Band’s Dickey Betts). At 11 a.m., the festivities kick off with a samba parade bySamba Da Mudança, traveling down Ocean Front Walk and leading to the festival site. A full day of music by many local and regional acts follows on the Ocean Stage: classic-rock influenced Stevie Starlight, guitar virtuoso Michael Jost, San Diego-based rock/reggae band Jet West, Venice ska/punk favorites Meet Me at the Pub, Brethren of the Coast, LOONER, and Willie Chambers. Music sets will be interspersed with dance sets from Ya Harissa Bellydance Theater and ATS (American Tribal Style) Bellydance and Drums. The after show at Danny’s Venice features Venice band The Boaters, as well as encore sets by select festival performers and surprise special guests.
Sponsored by: Earrigation Mobile Recording Studios,Venice Beach Suites and Hotel, The Sidewalk Café, Venice Boardwalk Association, FLIGHTLINEZ Venice Beach, Danny's Venice, Al & Ed's Autosound Marina Del Rey, Jody Maroni's Sausage Kingdom, Bartels' Harley Davidson, Fresh Brothers, Maui and Sons, Yelp, Whole Foods Market Venice, Venice Breeze Suites, Animal House, Dr. Bronner's Magic Soaps, GalacticDrifter.com, Eclectic Hoops, Yo! Venice, Zelda’s Corner, Venice Paparazzi, and Moses Jewelry.
Www.VeniceBeachMusicFest.com for more information.