Long Beach Contests
Have you ever visited the Community Hospital Long Beach Emergency Department? Tell us your story…in 10 words or less!!! We will select ten (10) winners, each receiving ten (10) prizes of equal value.
Dr. Maya Angelou
The Sheriff’s Youth Foundation (SYF), in partnership with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Friday launched an essay contest to honor the great life and teachings of Dr. Maya Angelou.
The contest, which is open to youth ages 7 to 17 years who reside in the County of Los Angeles, encourages children to learn more about Angelou’s life, the challenges she overcame, and how she championed for civil rights and truth.
The Big Bite Bacon Fest is the foodie sensation of Southern California this summer with two sizzling salty festivals at the San Diego County Fair on July 5 and the Queen Mary in Long Beach on August 2. Bacon chefs of all skill levels and ages are invited to submit to compete in the second annual battle of the Bacon Dish Contests at both festivals.
The Long Beach City Clerk Department will have an election information booth at various upcoming events throughout Long Beach. City Clerk staff will provide residents with information regarding the General Municipal Election on June 3, 2014.
Fashioned after the CNN Heroes program, a few thousand dollars will be handed out to unsung heroes at a dinner/awards ceremony hosted by Justin Rudd’s Community Action Team (C.A.T.). The event is simply called “Long Beach Heroes” and is funded by CAT’s Long Beach Turkey Trot.
Today, Tuesday, November 6, 2012 begins International City Theatre’s 80-day countdown to its next production—a zany and fun-filled stage adaptation of Around the World in 80 Days.
In anticipation of one of the greatest travel adventures of all time, International City Theatre (ICT) wants to document the many ways we get around.
$1,000 cash will be awarded for the best photos! Photographers of all ages and abilities are encourage to take photos within the city limits of Long Beach from Sat., Sept. 15, 2012 at 10 a.m. til Sun., Sept. 16 at 10 a.m. Photographers with the 10 best images will each receive $100 cash, a blue ribbon and public recognition.
LaunderPet is searching for its next pet model to be featured in a new ad campaign. The winner will receive a $350 prize package! Does your pet have what it takes to be LaunderPet’s next pet model?
The contest will run from June 14th through July 14th and the winner will be announced on July 16, 2012.
April 29th begins the first show of Season Two of “Long Beach Searches for the Greatest Storyteller.” The Spring show kicks off at Long Beach Playhouse, where the audience and judges vote. A cash prize of $100 is awarded each show to the storyteller with the most votes.
Each year the Aquarium of the Pacific holds a festival celebrating the convergence of wildlife, industry, recreation, and nature that takes place off the coast of Southern California in our urban ocean. This year’s Urban Ocean Festival will be held on May 5 and 6 and will feature contests for art, poetry, and fashion that use a variety of media to communicate ideas about the urban ocean.