Lomita Events

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Social Workplace: Thirsty Third Thursdays

Third Thursdays

Social Workplace hosts the monthly Social Hour: Thirsty Third Thursdays every Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Get social at Social Workplace! Bring your best smile and plenty of business cards. Each person has a chance to pitch their business to the group with plenty of mingling before and after. Pitches start promptly at 6 p.m. and refreshments are served. Know anyone who might need a workplace or meeting space? Bring a friend!

Pre-purchase tickets are $10 or pay $20 at the door.

For additional information and registration, visit the website at https://www.socialworkplace.com.

Social Workplace is located at 2315 Lomita Blvd, Lomita, CA 90717. Parking is first-come, first-served. Parking is also available on surrounding streets. Uber, Lyft and ride sharing encouraged.

Community Coffee with Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi

August 24, 2019

Community CoffeeAssemblymember Al Muratsuchi will host a Community Coffee on Saturday, August 24 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Lomita Library.

The community is encouraged to attend, enjoy a cup of coffee and share your thoughts regarding state and legislative issues affecting the South Bay.

Attendees will hear what’s happening in the district and what services are available.

For additional information and to RSVP, call the District Office at 310-375-0691 or visit the website at https://a66.asmdc.org/.

Lomita Library (Don Knabe Room) is located at 24200 Narbonne Avenue, Lomita, CA 90717.

Lomita Community Day

August 24, 2019

The Lomita Railroad Museum will host Community Day on Saturday, August 24 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This event is FREE as a thank you to the community for supporting the Lomita Railroad Museum throughout the year! The event features an array of entertainment including live music, dancing, DJ, demos, crafts, games, free admission to the museum, face painting, martial arts demonstrations, RR model display, photo booth and more.

For additional information, visit the website at http://www.lomita-rr.org/calendar/.

The Lomita Railroad Museum is located at 2137 250 Street, Lomita, California 90717.

Legacy Dance & Fitness Ribbon Cutting

August 30, 2019

The Lomita Chamber of Commerce will host the Legacy Dance & Fitness Ribbon Cutting on Friday, August 30 at 4 p.m.

The community is invited to join the Chamber as they celebrate this local business and learn more about their fun and high-energy classes designed to get your groove on and burn some calories!

This event is FREE to attend!

For additional information, visit the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/622864948201645/.

Legacy Dance & Fitness is located at 2408 Lomita Boulevard, Lomita, CA 90717.

Social Hour @ Social Workplace: Thirsty Third Thursdays

September 19, 2019

Social Workplace hosts the monthly Social Hour: Thirsty Third Thursdays on Thursday, September 19 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Get social at Social Workplace! Bring your best smile and plenty of business cards. Each person has a chance to pitch their business to the group with plenty of mingling before and after. Pitches start promptly at 6 p.m. and refreshments are served. Know anyone who might need a workplace or meeting space? Bring a friend!

Pre-purchase tickets are $10 or pay $20 at the door.

For additional information and registration, visit the website at https://www.socialworkplace.com.

Social Workplace is located at 2315 Lomita Blvd, Lomita, CA 90717. Parking is first-come, first-served. Parking is also available on surrounding streets. Uber, Lyft and ride sharing encouraged.

City of Lomita Poker Tournament

October 5, 2019

The City of Lomita will host a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament on Saturday, October 5 starting at 5 p.m. at the Tom Rico Center gymnasium in Lomita Park.

Do you love playing cards? Do you love playing Texas Hold’em? Then you’ll want to participate in this Poker Tournament fundraiser for the City of Lomita. A table sponsor ($200) will receive two (2) entries into the tournament and a tournament sponsor ($500) will receive four (4) entries plus an extra $1,000 in chips per person to start with.

The entry fee is $50 per person with an option to re-buy $20 during the tournament.

There will be raffle prizes and drinks for sale (no alcohol). The tournament will begin at 5 p.m. and end at approximately 10 p.m.

For additional information and registration, visit the website at http://www.lomita.com/cityhall. Walk-ins are welcome depending on availability.

Tom Rico Center gymnasium in Lomita Park is located at 24428 Eshelman Avenue, Lomita, CA 90717.

Lomita Holiday Tree Lighting

December 6, 2019

The City of Lomita hosts the annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Friday, December 6 at 5:30 p.m. in front of City Hall.

Attendees can sip complimentary coffee and hot cocoa while enjoying an evening of musical performances.

Enjoy a visit and photo ops with Santa!

For additional information, call 310-326-0140 or visit the website at http://www.lomita.com/cityhall/.

Lomita City Hall is located at 24300 Narbonne Avenue in Lomita.

Lomita Railroad Museum

Lomita-Railroad-Museum sbbjThe Lomita Railroad Museum is dedicated to educating and informing the public about railroads — particularly of the steam era — the present, past, and future of transportation, the history of the U.S. Westward Expansion, the settlement of California, and the people who made this all happen.

The museum, located in Irene Lewis Park, is owned and operated by the City of Lomita and is overseen by the Lomita Parks & Recreation Department. Hours are Thursday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Museum is closed for major holidays. Admission is $4 for adults and $2 for children under 12. FREE Parking is located in lot adjacent to museum. For additional information, visit the website at http://www.lomita-rr.org/

The Lomita Railroad Museum is located at 2137 West 250th Street in Lomita.