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.
Contact Info

3019 Pico Blvd #4
Santa Monica, CA 90405


Monthly Board Meeting

The PIO Board of Directors meetings are held the first Wednesday of every month in Virginia Ave Park. Click to view the meeting agenda, here

PIO BYLAWS click here

Our Partners

Welcome to the Event Page of the Pico Improvement Organization. Here, you will find upcoming events on the Pico corridor!

Entries in Santa Monica (6)


May 5: Upper West Fiesta for a Good Cause


Pico Blvd prepares for "The Most Loved Santa Monica" Contest

Get ready for Buy Local Santa Monica's The Most Loved Santa Monica contest! These FREE workshops offered by HUTDOGS/Constant Contact in partnership with Buy Local Santa Monica Committee, Pico Improvement Organization, and City of Santa Monica Economic Development Team. Dedicate the time to brainstorm ideas to promote your business or organization.

Workshop 1: Building your Online Marketing Toolkit with Email & Social Media
(free, pre-register)

Wednesday, Feb. 4, 10-11:45am
Santa Monica Public Library Pico Branch (Annex)
2201 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica 90405

Workshop 2: So You're on Social Media, Now What? Social Media Marketing- next steps
(free, pre-register)

Wednesday, Feb. 18, 10-11:45am
Santa Monica Public Library Pico Branch (Annex)
2201 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica 90405


Bobbie Rich's Art Opening on Feb 8th from 4-7pm


Valentine's Day Specials on Pico

Josie Restaurant has a Valentine's Weekend Amuse Bouche Friday through Sunday. 

Click for full menu

Next Door by Josie Bitter Singles Night on February 14 (no romance allowed!)

Upper West Restaurant will have a Valentine's Dinner Pre-Fixe Menu from 5-10pm. 


Art Walk on Pico Blvd - Saturday, August 17


PIO Mixer on July 30th

Your Pico merchants invite you, our neighbors, to a mixer!
Join us for refreshments, door prizes, and more. 

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

El Texate Restaurant
316 Pico Blvd. (Near 4th St.)
Santa Monica 90405