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The Festival Off Abbot Kinney

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This Sunday in Venice the street festivals take over.  From 10 am-6pm the street GQ Magazine crowned the “Coolest block in America” back in 2012 will shut down for the 31st annual Abbot Kinney Festival.

While down the road, from 12 noon until 6pm, General Admission will hold their own mini festival in their car park at 52 Brooks Ave.

The Off AK Street Fair will feature local businesses such as Juice Served Here, Lone Wolfs, and Big Red Sun.

Chef Nick Liberato from the Whaler
Chef Nick Liberato from the Venice Whaler

Food-wise, Chef Nick Liberato from the Whaler will host an African influenced BBQ, and House Beer have donated beers.

All money raised from the BBQ and part proceeds from all stores displaying on the day will go to local non-profit Heal the Bay.

“The day is in honor of all the people and stores that make Venice the wonderful city it it,” say event organizers.

 

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