Venice Beach Skate Park

Skate Park
Ocean Front Walk (at E Market St)
Los Angeles, CA 90291


  • A must see when in LA. Great views, rad skaters, and a people watchers paradise!
  • LA Weekly's Best of LA 2010 pick - Best Skate Park!
  • Wayyy too many people all the time. If not paying attention you will get hit or run into someone.
  • The city operates 19 skate parks that are a haven for skateboarders seeking challenging terrain.
  • From the home of the skateboard, its fitting that the Venice Beach Skatepark makes an impression. It boasts two bowls, a snake run, street section and endless thrills and spills.
  • Keep the kids from skateboarding in the house, take them here.
  • Seen many killing this - right at the beach!
  • Great place to sit and people watch. Grab some food from the Wee Chippy and enjoy the sunset
  • Weekdays = minor leagues. Weekends = major leagues. If you want to see some kids catch some big air, come on the weekend!
  • It's fun to watch the people skate and do some pretty crazy stuff. Also, walk along the strand for a bit. Lots of marijuana and other "interesting" behavior.
  • My tip? Skate or die.
  • Don't lean over the bars on the edge of the park. You might take a skateboard to the face.
  • When you get hungry check out the fish tacos at Big Daddy & Sons Pizza Shack across the sidewalk. Best fish tacos on the beach.
  • Awesome kid skateboarding today... Couldn't have been older than 10. This kid was better than most twice his age!
  • Cool place to watch some good skaters showcasing their skills. Lots of good video and pictures to be had.
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  • We could have watched these talented folks for hours.
  • I love people-watching here but gotta be careful of stray skateboards!
  • Fun place to watch kids skate.
  • Watching people skateboard on a sunny day in Venice is just brilliant. Amazing place for tourists to soak up some of what is unique about LA

Nearby places

Pacific Ave (Speedway)
1811 Ocean Front Walk
Ocean Front Walk (at Windward Ave)