The Santa Monica Democratic Club will host its annual Pot-Luck Picnic on August 11, 2018, 5 – 8 p.m. They will be hosting a casual picnic at Santa Monica’s Tongva Park to meet up with their fellow Democrats and club members. They will meet at the outdoor amphitheater (same location as last year).
Date:  Saturday, August 11, 2018
Time:  5:00pm – 8:00pm
Place: Tongva Park (across from SM City Hall)

This year, they have an all-star lineup of 2018 candidates and elected officials joining them including:
– US House candidate in CA-45 Katie Porter
– US House candidate in CA-50 Ammar Campa
– Lieutenant Governor candidate Eleni Kounalakis
– Insurance Commissioner candidate Senator Ricardo Lara
– California Senator Ben Allen
– LA County Sheriff candidate Alex Villanueva
– Board of Equalization candidate Tony Vazquez
– Santa Monica City Councilmember Sue Himmelrich
– Santa Monica City Councilmember Kevin McKeown
– and more TBA!

They will provide snacks and drinks. Please feel free to bring more snacks, potluck style, if you are so inclined. The event is kid friendly and pet friendly.
Ample parking is available nearby at the Civic Center parking lot. The park is also easily accessible by Expo Line, bicycle, or electric scooter.


Submitted by Sion Roy