Summer Block Party!

The Malibu Country Mart’s annual Summer Block Party takes place August 10 from noon to 3 p.m. Featuring fun and free activities for the whole family, the Summer Block Party is sure to be a blast. Festivities include a hair-braiding station, henna tattoos, Spin art, an animal petting zoo, face painting, a caricature artist, DJ and steel drum trio, Tarot card readings by Cathy Crystal from the Mart’s own Malibu Shaman and sweet treats by Pacific Organic Pops, snow cones and cotton candy from Love Swirls and ice cream pops from Ginger’s Divine Ice Creams! See you this summer at Malibu Country Mart, 3835 Cross Creek Road, in Malibu.

Rockin’ Beach Cleanup

Grab your friends and join the Surfrider Foundation for a summertime beach cleanup concert series sponsored by Angel City Brewery, KROQ and Aviator Nation on August 18 at First Point Malibu Beach! Clean up the beach from 4-6 p.m., then celebrate at the Aviator Nation concert featuring Trapdoor Social from 7-10 p.m. Tickets are $20 online, $25 at the door, which includes an Angel City Beer. Additional beers sell for $6 and will include GT Kombucha and Guayaki Yerba. Proceeds benefit Surfrider Foundation Los Angeles. 

Reggae on the Mountain

Celebrate the 10-year anniversary of this homegrown reggae festival, featuring two stages of your favorite Reggae artists, amazing food and vendors, and more, August 17 and 18 at King Gillette Ranch. The lineup includes Steel Pulse, Julian Marley, Matisayhu, Third World, Hirie, Pato Banton and more! This event includes camping, yoga, wellness, music and more! Tickets $15 and up. Eventbrite.com/e/reggae-on-the-mountain-10-year-anniversary-festival-tickets-60542980685 

Family Viewing

Enjoy outdoor free movie screenings with friends at family at the Palisades Recreation Center this August. Bring your own blankets and/or low-back lawn chairs. Jackets are advised as well; ocean breezes can make the park cool! Picnic dinners are welcome. Movies start at dusk (around 8 p.m.). The 2019 Movie Line-up is as follows:

August 3: “Back to the Future”

August 10: “The Wizard of Oz” 

August 17: “Finding Nemo”
August 24: “The Incredibles 2”
August 31: “Black Panther.”