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Gayle Anderson was live in Santa Monica for a preview of the 18th Annual PIER DEL SOL event at Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier this Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Admission to the event features rides, games, music and entertainment on the main stage, karaoke, arts and crafts, a hands-on tide pool experience as well as a silent auction. VIP guests can attend a gourmet VIP outdoor brunch from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with over 36 of Greater L.A.’s best restaurants.

PIER DEL SOL is a fun-filled fundraiser for the entire family that benefits more than 17,000 athletes of Special Olympics Southern California. This year’s honoree is The Coca-Cola Company. Maria Shriver and Bobby Shriver are honorary chairs.

General admission costs $45 per person and includes unlimited rides, 8 game tickets, and a meal coupon for Pacific Park’s food plaza. VIP tickets are $150 per person and include unlimited rides, 12 game tickets, and access to the VIP outdoor brunch. VIP discount packages are available at the rate of 5 for $500. You can purchase tickets HERE.


Special Olympics Southern California offers free year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. More than 17,000 athletes in 11 Southern California counties compete in 12 Olympic-type sports. Special Olympics empowers people with intellectual disabilities to become physically fit and live happier, healthier, and longer lives. For more details, click HERE.

Sunday, October 12, 2014
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Pacific Park
380 Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica, CA 90401

Special Olympics Southern California
1600 Forbes Way, Suite 200
Long Beach, CA 90810
(562) 502-1100
(562) 502-1119 FAX

If you have questions, please feel free to call Gayle Anderson at 323-460-5732 or e-mail Gayle at