Third Street Promenade Cardboard City

Thu Jul 8, 2021
Various times
Third Street Promenade

If you build it (out of cardboard) they will come (to get ideas and build their own cardboard constructions).

reDiscover Center returns to Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade with Cardboard City, a 10,000 square foot pop-up art center.

Highlghts of Cardboard City include:

  • free museum-style exhibitions of fun, large scale family-friendly cardboard sculptures and architectural models 
  • free family art activities introducing youth and adults to cardboard crafting techniques
  • a schedule of fee-based classes for youth (8 and up) and adults
  • a Cardboard City Shop selling tools and materials so families can make cardboard art at home.

 Hours are noon to 6pm, Thursday through Sunday.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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