Thanksgiving Dining in San Pedro and on the Palos Verdes Peninsula

There is always great dining available around San Pedro, the Palos Verdes Peninsula and LA Harbor communities, and on Catalina Island.

Make Thanksgiving special by dining at one the fine establishments in the area. 

Be sure to check here often. As restaurants share their Thanksiving plans with us we'll keep the listing updated for you.

The Boy Wonder Show

Fred Crawford is a multi-talented entertainer. No, really. He sings. He dances. He tells jokes. And on Friday, March 6, he’s giving a free show at Sacred Grounds Coffee House, 464 W. 6th Street.

The Fred Crawford 1940 Vaudeville Variety Revue!!! will feature tons of tap dancing, comedy, and music.

The show begins at 8.

Custom Framing and Rare Books at Downtown Book Store

Downtown Books and Art in San Pedro has all custom framing equipment to make frames for you in just one day. They can make classic frames for fine art on a canvas, as well as modern frames with double mats for photographs.

Downtown Books and Art also has a big collection of scarce books. Their covers look like masterpieces that are waiting to be framed and hung up on a wall. Come to the store and spend some time exploring books while drinking a cup of coffee.

Spiritual Book Discussion

What is Inner Guidance?

Help can come as a nudge or gut feeling, a dream, a vision, or a quiet voice within you. There will be opportunities for you to share your stories and discover new ways to connect with the ever-present guidance of Divine Spirit that always surrounds you.

Receive a free copy of ECK Wisdom on Inner Guidance at the event

Sponsored by Eckankar, Ancient Wisdom for Today

Downtown Book Store

414 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro


Saturday, February 15

Saturday, March 21

Christ Lutheran School Open House

Christ Lutheran School will hold an Open House for prospective new students on Saturday, February 1 from 10 a.m. to Noon.

The school serves kindergarten through 8th grade students. The open house is an opportunity to visit classrooms, meet the staff, and learn about this outstanding school. There will be a chance to enter to win half-off 2020-2021 tuition.

Christ Lutheran School

28850 S. Western Avenue

Rancho Palos Verdes, Peninsula


Norman S. Chamberlain Exhibition at Downtown Gallery January 12-February 29

Opening January 12

Exhibition runs until February 29

Downtown Gallery

414 W. 6th Street

San Pedro

Norman S.Chamberlain 1887 - 1961

  • Born in Grand Rapids, MI
  • He was employed by the WPA
  • He exhibited many times, including LACMA
  • You can find his works in

                          The Riverside High School                           The First National Bank of Pasadena                            The Huntington Park Post Office                             And more...

Pick of the Vine Premieres January 16

Little Fish Theatre’s 2020 Season starts with Pick of the Vine, nine short plays highlighting what happens when options are weighed in the face of Big Decisions. The “tastiest picks were plucked from over 670 submissions proffered from around the world.” This annual favorite of audiences and critics January 16, featuring a mix of new and familiar LFT artists. This year’s harvest includes:

Festive Dining & Events for the Holidays and New Year’s

The Whale & Ale is well-known as a wonderful, magical, place for the Christmas season. Enjoy traditional British favorite dishes prepared with care. The Whale & Ale will be open Christmas Eve 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Christmas Day 1-6 p.m.; New Year’s Eve 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; and closed New Year’s Day. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310-832-0360,