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Team San Pedro Blogs

Members of Team San Pedro each have their own blog on the website.

To post to your blog, go to the black menu at the top of the page and scroll down to CREATE NEW CONTENT.

A pop out will give you several options of the type of content to create.


A form will appear for your entry.

First, enter a title. This is required.

Then go to the Body section and type your entry. You can also click on Edit Summary to create a custom summary. Otherwise, the system will use the first 250 characters or so as the summary.

Original Las Brisas Celebrates 34th with 34% Discount

The Original Las Brisas is celebrating its 34th anniversary on Friday, September 16 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with a 34% discount on its signature dishes.

#3 Green Enchiladas
#6 Chile Rellenos
#8 Grilled Steak with Enchilada
#12 Chile Verde
#17 Al Pastor
#23 Deviled Shrimp
#25 Garlic Shrimp
#31 Garlic Fried Fish

Dine-in only. Cannot be combined with any other offer, promotions, or specials. Restrictions apply.

1110 N. Gaffey, Northwest San Pedro

Operational Update August 8-14

-We will be operating regular hours this week, Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday noon-4 p.m.

-We will be doing a lot of work on the storage room and displays this week.

-We will be conducting Team San Pedro training this Saturday from 10 a.m.-noon at the Visitor Center.

-The air conditioning in the Visitor Center is still out of order and we are still awaiting the arrival of parts.

Submit Your Recipes

Visit San Pedro is inviting everyone to submit their favorite recipes to be considered to be published in the Visit San Pedro Cookbook to be published in time for holiday giving.

You can download the recipe submission form by clicking here

Please submit all recipes no later than August 22, 2016 by mailing the completed form to:

Visit San Pedro
225 W. 6th Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

Cooking Demonstration Class with Chef Mario Matrinoli

Performed in the 731-741 Pacific Avenue Penthouse Loft Display Kitchen, with Chef Mario Martinoli - Television and Radio personality, and professional chef with over 30 years of "hands on" experience in busy, successful restaurant kitchens (

Monday, July 25 - 6 to 8 p.m.
Reservations are $65 per person, limited to 20 guests

Includes the Demonstration Class, Recipes, food prepared during the class, and wine (served with dinner)

For this class, Mario will be preparing fish, and summer salad

Art Association Holding Free Summer Classes for Kids

San Pedro Art Association has announced new summer art classes for all grade levels. The first class will be painting on canvas for middle school students.

The class will be instructed by SPAA member and artist, Carlos Boisselle.

Be ready to finish a piece by famed artist Marty Bell.

The class will be held on July 23 at Our Creations, 416 W, 6th Street, Downtown. This is an opportunity to learn to paint from a experienced artist.

To sign up for this free class, send an email to