Shop Local: Venice Fest and Artists & Fleas

We're based between Venice Beach, California and Lima, Peru. Venice is our home and community. We love to be part of local events like the Venice Love Fest and Artist & Fleas off of Abbot Kinney. Read on to learn a little bit more about these pop-ups below and we hope to see you at the next one!


About The Venice Fest - All the Details

The Venice Fest features the work of hundreds of local artists, brands & designers.

The Venice Fest is dedicated to educating the public on supporting all things local and promoting the local businesses in downtown Mar Vista, CA.

When is The Venice Fest?

We host three events annually. The Venice Winter Fest in November, Venice Love Fest in March & Venice Summer Fest in June.

What is the fest like?

The one day event, three times a year draws more than 100,000 visitors each year, invited to shop, eat, drink, play & dance. Visitors come to enjoy unique artwork, live entertainment on three stages, eye-catching artist demonstrations, hands-on art workshops for all ages, and delicious food and drink.

How many artists will be featured?

The Venice Fest features more than 400 new and returning artists who exhibit and sell their original art and handcrafted items in downtown Mar Vista, CA on Venice Blvd.

About Artists & Fleas 

Artists & Fleas in Venice is located in the vibrant, artistic heart of Venice at the corner of Abbot Kinney and Westminster Avenue in the outdoor lot of Westminster Avenue Elementary School. Join 50+ merchants every Saturday (rain or shine!) for a fabulous lineup of art, home decor, food trucks and vintage. Artists & Fleas is a marketplace of makers — tastemakers, experience creators, designers, collectors and curators. Together, this creative community of shoppers & sellers come to discover and be discovered.

It's a time to think globally but act locally, to champion the small businesses that serve as the lifeblood of our neighborhoods and communities. In choosing to shop small and support local businesses like us, we're not just investing in products; we're investing in people. We're fueling dreams, nurturing aspirations, and laying the foundation for a stronger tomorrow.

Check back to our Markets page to see when we'll be popping up in Venice!