Saturday Festival

Santa Monica High School

601 Pico Boulevard

Santa Monica, CA 90405

 
 The 2018 Map

The 2018 Map

Fierce Friday Preview Event

Santa Monica Main Library

601 Santa Monica Blvd.

Santa Monica, CA 9040

 
 Fierce Friday Map

Fierce Friday Map

Getting to the Festival

SANTA MONICA HIGH SCHOOL

  • From Downtown Los Angeles Take the 10 Freeway (aka Santa Monica Freeway) west. Exit at 4th Street/5th Street. Stay left at fork and follow signs to 4th Street.
  • From Los Angeles International Airport, the South Bay and Orange County Head north on the 405 Freeway, then Take the 10 Freeway (aka Santa Monica Freeway) west. Exit at 4th Street/5th Street. Stay left at fork and follow signs to 4th Street.
  • From Woodland Hills and the West San Fernando Valley Head east on the 101 Freeway. Take the 405 Freeway south, then the 10 Freeway (aka Santa Monica Freeway) west. Exit at 4th Street/5th Street. Stay left at fork and follow signs to 4th Street.

Parking

Parking available off 4th street at the Civic Center Structure, 333 Civic Center Drive, and Civic Center Lot, 1855 Main Street. Day rate is $5 at both lots. Additional lots available both at the beach and near the Third Street Promenade.

Drop-off Access

Passenger drop-off access from Seventh Street via Michigan Ave. Bus drop-off via Olympic Blvd. at 6th street gate.

Public Transportation

Santa Monica High School can be reached via the Santa Monica Big Blue Bus routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 and 9.  Just a three block walk from the Metro Expo Line Downtown Santa Monica Station. 

By Bike

Attendees may bike onto campus and park at the racks noted on our 2018 festival map.

Accessibility Information

Please check back as YALLWEST works with our venues and staff to make our programming available and enjoyable to all. Below, you'll find initial information on festival accessibility.

Accessible Restrooms are located in all open buildings at Santa Monica High School and the Santa Monica Public Library. At the high school, groups of portable restrooms will be located throughout the campus.

There will be accessible lines formed at the entries of panels and at our signing area. Please proceed directly to the venue entry if you are unable use the general queue or if you have prearranged other disability accommodations for the presentation.

 

FRIDAY PREVIEW EVENT

The Santa Monica Library has its own set of policies for their venue. Please use their site as a resource before the Fierce Friday Preview event. The Santa Monica Public Library is wheelchair-accessible. For special disabled services, call Library Administration at 310-458-8606 at least one week prior to Friday's event.


ACCESSIBLE PARKING

Accessible parking is available on campus at Santa Monica High School. Placards must be visible upon entering the 6th and Olympic gate. It is recommended to arrange such parking accommodations in advance with the festival (festival@yallwest.com) as on campus parking is limited. Additional accessible parking is available at city lots of fourth street.

Santa Monica High School campus is ADA compliant, with ramps and elevators throughout the school. The elevation varies between presentation venues. We ask that all our guest do their best to keep entries and ramps clear throughout the day. 


ADDITIONAL SERVICES

If you require special accommodations, please contact YALLWEST prior to your visit by emailing festival@yallwest.com or by giving us a call at 310-426-8127.