Manhattan Beach Things to Do

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Most Viewed Things to Do in Manhattan Beach

  • 1. The Pier

    This is an attractive long pier that starts at the foot of Manhattan Beach Blvd in the heart of downtown. The struxcture itself is attractive and interesting, it has nice views of town, the beach, and...

  • 2. The Beach

    If you want to go to the best, overall beach in Los Angeles county, forget about overhyped Santa Monica and come down to Manhattan, "the Pearl of the South Bay". Though packed at peak times in the...

  • 3. The Strand

    The Strand, technically a street, is a wonderful pedestrian/bicycle path that goes right along the beach through town. It is divided into two parts: an upper for pedestrians and a lower one closer to...

  • 4. Round House Aquarium

    A round building at the end of the pier, "Roundhouse Marine Studies Lab and Aquarium " holds an aquarium which includes an exhibit of the native flora and fauna of the area. This is not only an...

  • 5. Manhattan Beach Blvd

    Just up from the Pier is Manhattan Beach Blvd, one of the main drags in town. The closest establishments to the beach were, yes, the bars. And, even in the afternoon, they were hoppin'! If you need a...

  • 6. 6-Man Tourney!

    A volleyball tournamenet that takes place every summer during the FIRST WEEKEND of AUGUST, just south of the pier. It is a great event that takes place over the whole weekend! Not only do some of the...

  • 7. Downtown

    Manhattan Beach is a very laid back part of Los Angeles. There's the beach, the pier, lots of surfers and beach people and innumerous bars and restaurants here. Seems like every second building along...

  • 8. Manhattan Avenue

    On a beautiful day in Manhattan Beach you should take a stroll along Manhattan Avenue and look at the fantastic array of architecture....both new and old. Manhattan has an eclectic variety of homes...

  • 9. Manhattan Beach Open

    Manhattan Beach Open (Usually around August) The top pro beach volleyball players come out to flex their muscles. Check out the action or enjoy the scenery. There are usually vendor booths set up with...

  • 10. Trek Up The Hills

    It was slow going and difficult for me, but I did walk up these hilly streets to get another view of this section of the town. Lots of restaurants offered...

  • 11. Volleyball in Manhattan Beach

    Play volleyball in the sand. Many believe that Manhattan Beach is the birthplace of beach volleyball. If you visit you should attempt to play sport. Once you...

  • 12. Surfers showing their stuff at Manhattan Beach.

    Great surfing can be seen in the Ocean at Manhattan Beach .There has to be some decent wave action to see a good surf.

  • 13. Typical Day

    Enjoy the nice weather. Below is picture I took outside of my friend's house on Marine street on a typical day. Not bad huh?

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