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Are you a Silicon Beach rockstar? Are you passionate about your community? Would you like to develop innovative solutions that are relevant both to Santa Monica and cities everywhere?

Go behind the scenes with the experts at City Hall and collaborate with some of the best and brightest technology companies in town to usher in the next generation of local government. We have broad goals to achieve in the areas of community, mobility, and civic engagement. Will you join us?


{Hack the Beach} is a series of micro-festivals bringing together Santa Monica's best tech innovators with local civic leaders.


We want to work together to explore the big issues facing our community and discuss ways that technology can transform Santa Monica.


{Hack the Beach} is a community, a collaboration of minds and makers, led by an intrepid team of partners.

Upcoming Events

State of the City

Doors open at 4:30pm, program and reception runs from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.

Feb 06 2017 4:30pm to 7:00pm

SGI World Peace Auditorium
525 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90401


2017 Launch Party

Welcome Back Hackers! Come learn about all that's happening in 2017.

Mar 02 2017 6:30pm to 9:00pm

General Assembly Santa Monica
1520 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401


Our Partners

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