Holidays & Major Events

Throughout the year, there are major events that define the South Bay and give it its identity. From massive beach volleyball tournaments (Manhattan Beach is the birthplace of the sport) to holidays like the 4th of July and New Year’s Eve, these defining events attract thousands and thousands of visitors from out of town. Here are the main attractions by month in the South Bay of Los Angeles:


  • January

New Years Day


  • February

Valentine’s Day


  • March

Saint Patrick’s Day


  • April

Earth Day


  • May

Mother’s Day


  • June

Father’s Day


  • July

4th of July


  • August

6-Man Volleyball Tournament


  • September

Redondo Beach Lobster Festival


  • October

South Bay Oktoberfest


  • November



  • December

Manhattan Beach Fireworks