Long Beach attractions
With so many family-friendly attractions, this city by the sea is a wonderful place to spend the day, the weekend or a lifetime. People come from all over to visit Long Beach attractions: Aquarium of the Pacific, Queen Mary, museums such as MoLAA, the convention center. With this many attractions, there is always something to do — even if you’ve lived here for years.
Pointing out that Long Beach was once the home of the largest and fastest roller coaster in the U.S. that attracted more than 30 million riders, Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske announced last week that she is introducing Agenda Item R10, asking City Council to consider a proposal by Cyclone Racer Project Designer, Larry Osterhoudt, to bring back the iconic roller coaster and place it near the Queen Mary or the Aquarium.
6th District Councilman Dee Andrews and the Aquarium of the Pacific are pleased to announce a free evening at the Aquarium of Pacific on Thursday, September 26th, from 6:30 p.m.
Come aboard the largest sailing event in Southern California when Strictly Sail Long Beach (formerly the Long Beach Boat & Yacht Show) debuts at Shoreline Village in Rainbow Harbor (401 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach) Thursday, October 18 through Sunday, October 21.
The City of Long Beach and Bike Nation are teaming up to launch one of the largest bike share programs in California.
“This state-of-the-art Bike Share program will serve local residents, businesses and visitors,” Mayor Bob Foster said.
What nicer place to spend your next RV camping vacation than in a city that offers both historic interest and great places to play outdoors? This Long Beach RV vacation itinerary highlights the outdoor recreation possibilities as well as the fascinating history of this city on the Pacific.
The Aquarium of the Pacific features daily whale watching cruises, in partnership with Harbor Breeze Cruises, that launch from the dock right in front of the Aquarium.
Everyone wants to give a thoughtful and special gift this time of year. If you want to find a few gifts that are uniquely “Long Beach,” check out the shops on this list!
Join Fourth District Councilmember O’Donnell For a Free Night at the Aquarium of the Pacific Thursday
Fourth District Councilmember Patrick O’Donnell is inviting residents to join him for a free evening at the Aquarium of the Pacific. On Thursday, Oct.
A multitude of teams are expected to bring out their inner child at the 79th annual “Great Sand Sculpture Contest” in Long Beach. On August 13th, Granada Beach in Belmont Shore will be hosting the 79th Great Sand Sculpture Contest.
2010 Celebrity Winner Brian Austin Green Returns to Compete with the Pros
For the 35th year, the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race will bring together a star-studded field of Hollywood’s elite to race for charity.