Event Details

The SKECHERS Pier to Pier Friendship Walk

The Walk starts at the Manhattan Beach Pier. Participants walk south toward Hermosa Beach Pier to the turnaround point, then return to Manhattan Beach Pier. The total distance of the Walk is about 3.5 miles.

Early Check-In

We strongly urge you to avoid the lines! Pick up your swag bags and T-shirts before the Walk!

Friday, October 27: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday, October 28: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


Early check-in is available at these locations:

  • Skechers Manhattan Beach Skechers retail store on Manhattan Beach Boulevard
  • Skechers Torrance Del Amo Mall
  • Promenade on the Peninsula in Palos Verdes
    (please note new location in front of the former Pottery Barn store)
  • Big 5 Sporting Goods Store at 17542 Hawthorne Boulevard in Torrance

Event Schedule

Sunday, October 29

Parking Information

Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk is offering a FREE public shuttle from two remote parking lots for those attending the event on Sunday, October 29. The shuttle will run from 6:30 am to 1:30 pm from two separate lots:

  • Northrop Grumman Parking Lot “R2”
    One Space Park Drive
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
  • Kinecta Federal Credit Union
    1440 Rosecrans Avenue
    Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

The parking lots will be open and free to all users (subject to space availability). The shuttles will run continuously during the hours of operation. Please allow 15-20 minutes for each shuttle to loop. The drop-off location is in front of the Public Library at City Hall (1400 Highland Avenue), Manhattan Beach, CA. The event site is a short 5-minute walk down the hill.

As many of you know, parking at the beach can be challenging. Arrive early for spots on Manhattan Avenue and check this site for lot information: www.downtownmanhattanbeach.com/mapparking. Please note: Manhattan Beach Boulevard will be closed from the Pier to Manhattan Avenue for the Pumpkin Races!


Registration: $30
(for adults and kids 3 and up)

Registration (on day of event): $35

T-shirt: FREE with registration, while supplies last**

Registration is optional for babies (even those with a stroller!)

The Pier to Pier Route

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