The 2017 Summer Solstice annual volleyball tournament took place on June 24th in Hermosa Beach. Congrats to the winning team consisting of Mike Dodd, Luke Walton, Laura Sikora and David Swatik.
Rooftop Party With A Purpose at the Redondo Beach Shade Hotel . Walk With Sally hosted their White Light White Night Kickoff Party Thursday, June 22nd at the Sky Level Rooftop at Shade. South Bay BMW added additional excitement to the event offering the guest a beautiful car to take their photos in and raffled off goodies.
The 24th annual Smackfest volleyball tournament took place in Hermosa Beach on Saturday June 17,2017. All photos by Brad Jacobson of Civic Couch.
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Smackfest started in 1994 at 15th St in Manhattan Beach with only 50 participants … and has grown into the Largest Coed 4’s Tournament on the West Coast. It’s a perfect mix of volleyball, sand, sun, fun, and friends which truly embodies the So Cal lifestyle. Besides great volleyball action, they have top DJ’s, sponsor village with tons of great deals and freebies, as well as the Sharkeez/FIN fashion show. And don’t forget about the Pro Division featuring some of the best players in the world!!
This years event took place in Hermosa Beach. Video Produced by Civic Couch with support from Manhattan Beach Toyota.
Point Vicente: Our new series “Visions” gives a short, visual look into different places across the South Bay. In this, our first episode, we feature the Point Vicente Lighthouse in Rancho Palos Verdes. This video was produced by Civic Couch.
How and where to park like a local in Manhattan Beach.
In this episode of “how to park like a local in Manhattan Beach” we cover the north end of the city. Steve Napolitano shares the rules and secrets of three different parking lots, El Porto, 26th st. and Rosecrans/Highland. Produced by Civic Couch and powered by Manhattan Beach Toyota.
Many of the kids have never been to the beach let alone ride a wave! The Jimmy Miller Foundation combined forces with the Just Keep Livin Foundation for an end of the year school event for local Los Angeles High School students. They provided the students with six different stations which taught the kids how to surf, body surf, Ocean safety, nutrient, Yoga, Ocean Ecology and a beach clean up. The event took place at El Porto Beach in Manhattan Beach.
Local Dishes: Squid Ink Tagliolini at Bettolino Kitchen in Redondo Beach
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Have you tried squid ink pasta? Yes, the pasta is black! Clams, muscles, shrimp and calamari give it a nice seafood/meat flavor. We found this dish at Bettolino Kitchen restaurant in Redondo Beach.
An early April swell hit El Porto in Manhattan Beach and brought waist to overhead waves with it. El Porto, know for having it’s fair share of closeouts, handled the swell well offering Olamana Eleogram, Dane Zaun, Kelly Zaun, Mike Edwards, Derek Brewer, Keith Brewer, Richard Silva and others some fun waves.
King Harbor Brewing Celebrates Their Third Anniversary with a Party!
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King Harbor Brewing in Redondo Beach Celebrated their third anniversary with a huge party on April 1st 2017, 2-6pm at the brewery.
The party included unlimited pours from 36 taps of specialty beers, live tunes from 4 amazing local artists, fun games including a dunk tank, food trucks and more!
Video produced by Civic Couch