Welcome to PIO
  1. The PIO is committed to promote business and commerce within the Santa Monica Pico Blvd Business Improvement area.
  2. The PIO is committed to promote goodwill between the business community and the residential areas immediately adjacent to the Boulevard.

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Updates
Contact Info

3019 Pico Blvd #4
Santa Monica, CA 90405
310-829-9303

pio.santamonica@gmail.com

Monthly Board Meeting

The PIO Board of Directors meets the 1st Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm at Virginia Avenue Park.

Our Partners

The Pico Boulevard district in the City of Santa Monica contains a growing number of attractions, businesses, art galleries, one-of-a-kind clothing boutiques, coffee shops, and more. A zone of small clubs, cafés, Trader Joe's, and the critically acclaimed restaurants Upper West, Valentino, and Lares are found along the Eastern sector of the boulevard; while Vidiots, Bay Shore Lanes Bowling Alley, Shutters on the Beach, Casa del Mar and the Viceroy hotels mark Pico's western terminus.

Major landmarks include the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, McCabe's Guitar Shop, the Morgan-Wixson Theatre, Virginia Avenue Park, Santa Monica College and Santa Monica High School. 

Tuesday
Sep092014

5 Course Dinner at Upper West: Thursday, September 18th 7:00pm

Enjoy a spectacular 5 course dinner paired by Executive Chef Nick Shipp at Upper West!

Monday
Aug182014

Grand Opening of Lo/Cal Coffee & Market: Saturday, August 23rd 8am-5pm

Don't miss the grand opening party of this great new coffee shop on Pico Blvd. Lo/Cal will be serving $1 coffee drinks all day! The first 50 customers will also receive a FREE bag of Stumptown Coffee. So be sure to come early!

Friday
Aug082014

Pico Summer Mixer: Thursday, August 21st 5:30-7:00pm

Be sure to check out the Pico Summer Mixer which will be held on Thursday, August 21st.
Join us for refreshments, door prizes, and more!


Friday
Jul112014

Opening Reception for Artist Stephanie Trachtenberg: Sunday, July 20th 4-7pm

Join us on July 20th for the opening reception of artist Stephanie Trachtenberg. The reception will be held at Upper West on Pico Blvd. For more details, contact The Beach Vault at (310) 899-4422. Come show your support for Pico and local artists!

Thursday
Jul102014

4th of July Parade - PIO Supports Santa Monica Youth Orchestra

Pico Improvement Organization sponsored the Santa Monica youth orchestra with two trucks in the Fourth of July parade this year. We are proud of your performance!


For more photos of the event check out our gallery.