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Santa Monica Pier North Parking Lot
Ocean Ave and Colorado Ave Santa Monica, CA 90401
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2.9 / 5 Rated by 417 members
Review from Cathy Fahey
13 events 10 reviews

This was the worst set up ever! They put the entrance and exit at the same spot, it was ridiculous! The lines were soooo long and there was no order to any of it! One beer line for 1000+ people (2 at a time). The food smelled good, but I could...continued

reviewed Sep 13 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Freddi Sgal-Gidan
15 events 5 reviews

WHAT A RIPOFF! WHAT A TOTAL DISASTER. We attempted to attend Saturday afternooon only to leave in frustration. Yes, my tickets were there and easily retrieved, but beyond that it was all lines. The music was good, but not much else.


reviewed Sep 13 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Penelope Linge
27 events 5 reviews

While lines were a little long, the food and fun atmosphere made it worth it...hard to beat BBQ, beer and beach!

reviewed Sep 14 2008 report as inappropriate
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The first annual Los Angeles BBQ Festival brings together the country’s top pitmasters to cook up their award-winning food for thousands of BBQ enthusiasts throughout Southern California. Set against the beautiful backdrop of the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Monica Pier, the festival will also feature a beer garden and live entertainment.

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