Jeremy loves the city by day, almost as much as he loves it by night. Being so close to the beach and fresh surf, he's got a tip or two for you to enjoy everything summer has to offer. If you're looking for a music enthusiast, you've come to the right place. These off the beaten path hot spots will make for a great night of entertainment and dancing.
The City By Day
Santa Monica Stairs
4th St & Adelaide Dr. (Santa Monica/Pacific Palisades)
For our fitness enthusiasts, there's no better workout than the Santa Monica Stairs. Two sets of steep outdoor staircases that are sure to get the heart rate pumping and the calories burning. Not to mention the amazing views from the top!
Learn to Surf LA
What better way to complete your Southern California vacation than a private surf lesson with some of the most experienced surf instructors in the state. Learn to Surf LA holds lessons year round, just a short walk from the Viceroy Santa Monica hotel, between lifeguard tower 17 & 18 on beautiful Santa Monica beach. The instructors provide students with wetsuits and foam boards to prevent injury. All you need to do is show up and have fun!
The City By Night
1301 Arizona Avenue (Santa Monica)
If live music is your thing then Zanzibar is your place! Featuring top local and national DJs, a range of live music from salsa to techno, to hip-hop to afrobeat, and all points in between, Zanzibar is sure to have something that tickles your fancy! Open every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with occasional shows on Sunday and Tuesday.
1432 4th Street (Santa Monica)
Another local favorite for live music is Harvelle's. Founded in 1931, it's one of Santa Monica's oldest operating clubs. A true Santa Monica gem located just less than a mile from the Viceroy Santa Monica hotel. With live music 7 nights a week, Harvelle's specializes in the best Blues, R&B, Soul, Jazz, Funk, Reggae, Cabaret and Burlesque. Something for everyone!
About Jeremy: Jeremy was born and raised in the "Birthplace of Rock-N-Roll" Memphis, Tennessee, which is where his love for the performing arts began. Jeremy made his move in 2009 to Los Angeles to further his career as an actor and writer. Now with several movies out in theaters and on DVD, as well as many commercials on air, he is grateful to say he is living the dream! Jeremy is also fond of helping others do the same, so if there is anything you need to make your getaway to Santa Monica a dream come true, he's your go to guy!