Santa Monica Civic Auditorium

Shaping the Future

What's next for the landmark Santa Monica Civic Auditorium? Led by the City Council-appointed Civic Working Group, the community visioning process for the future of the Civic Auditorium is underway.

During this time, the facility is operating in limited capacity.

Ways to Participate

  • Review materials and notes from the first workshop held on September 27.
  • Join us for the second workshop on January 31 & February 1, from 9:30 am to 1 pm each day, in the Civic Auditorium East Wing. Meeting materials coming soon.
  • Stay up-to-date on the Civic Working Group's progress.

Recent Civic Working Group Meeting

Jan 12 agendaminutes

Next Civic Working Group Meeting

Jan 26 cancelled

The Regular Civic Working Group meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month at the Civic Auditorium East Wing starting at 6:30 pm.  Public input is shared at each meeting.  To send comments to the Working Group, email

Visioning process inquiries: Lisa Luboff Varon, 310-458-8350 

Event space or filming rental inquiries: Liz Dugan, 310-458-4924