Beachgoers should be aware that the Windward Avenue traffic circle in Venice will be closed Saturday and Sunday to accommodate the annual carnival put on by the Los Angeles Police Department's West Bureau.
Southbound traffic on Main Street will be routed around the traffic circle toward Venice Boulevard. The carnival includes rides, food and police exhibits. Admission is free, but tickets must be purchased for rides.
The public parking lots will be open at the end of Venice and Washington
boulevards, as well as at the end Rose Avenue.
On Oceanfront Walk on Saturday and Sunday, the Hammer Museum's Venice
Biennial is being held to showcase about 50 artists who will display their
works alongside Venice regulars.
--City News Service