Still have no idea what to do this weekend? Don't panic. Marina del Rey Patch is coming to the rescue. Here are our picks for things to do this weekend.
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: 6400 Seabluff Dr, Playa Vista, CA 90094
Why: Come out to the Playa Vista Farmers' Market. The market will be showcasing the freshest fruits, vegetables and flowers direct from the best local farmers California has to offer as well as other traditional market fare. This is a Certified Farmers' Market sponsored by Sprouts of Promise Foundation, a 501(c) 3 non-profit focused on the education of healthy eating habits. Visit www.playavistaFM.com for more information.
Price: Free admission.
When: Saturday, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: , 13755 Fiji Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
Why: Listen to the blues with Brother Derek Blues at this free outdoor concert in Marina del Rey's Fisherman's Village. Parking is validated with purchase.
When: Saturday, 4 p.m.
Where: Mo's Place, 203 Culver Blvd, Playa Del Rey, CA 90293.
Why: Rod's Day is a cancer research fundraiser hosted since 1993 by Dennis Fasone to raise funds in memory of his son, Rod Fasone, who started fighting colon cancer in 1990 while a junior at Indiana University. Rod was only given 60 days to live and his inspirational fight against the disease ended two years later.
The Hawaiian-themed party features a sky-diving exhibition, a delicious buffet, raffles and a silent auction. All proceeds go to Dr. Anton Bilchik, Dr. Richard Essner and Dr. Ronald Hurst’s world-renowned cancer research efforts at their non-profit organization, California Oncology Research Institute (CORI) in Los Angeles.
Price: Admission is free.
When: Saturday, 8:30 p.m.
Where: , 4100 Admiralty Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 (Glow Ultra Lounge)
Why: Enjoy the deep house grooves early in the evening until late at night.
Price: Admission is free.
When: Saturday, 8 p.m. (Sunset)
Where: Del Rey Lagoon Park, 6660 Esplanade St., Playa del Rey, CA.
Why: Enjoy a free outdoor movie with family and friends at the Del Rey Lagoon in lower Playa del Rey. The Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa invites the community to watch the animated film, "How to Train Your Dragon." Look for restaurant specials in Playa del Rey before showtime.
When: Saturday, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: , 13650 Mindanao Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
Why: Pop, R&B, and gospel singer-songwriter Oleta Adams opens the pop series in a concert of her most soulful songs, including the hit "Get Here." Feel free to bring lawn chairs, blankets and an appetite for the park's cafe.
When: Sunday, 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: , 13755 Fiji Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 (Plaza)
Why: Enjoy the Latin contemporary sounds of The Elian Project in a pleasant outdoor setting at the marina.
When: Sunday, 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 4089 Lincoln Blvd, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292