For its 22nd annual year celebrating the 101st year the Abbot Kinney Fesitval will be held this Sunday September 24th from 10am to 6pm. With over 300 vendors attending this year the strip will be closed from Venice Blvd to Main Street. The Abbot Kinney Festival will include 2 stages set up for live bands to perform, original handcrafted goods, dancers, performance artists, a spectacular children's court, 3 food court areas, Spirit Garden, and Art Pavilion. For a list of vendors and band artists schedules look here. There is no addmission fee, and a shuttle bus will be provided for those parking in the public lots on Venice west of Abbot Kinney - look for signs So come out to Venice Beach on Sunday and support your local businesses!