Long Beach Friends of Bixby Park
Friends of Bixby Park’s mission is to preserve the historic integrity of Bixby Park, while providing the necessary restorations and beautification to make the park a desirable locale for residents and visitors. Friends of Bixby Park is partnered with LB Partners of Parks, a non-profit entity that provides support and resources for parks in Long Beach.
1st Saturdays Music at Bixby Park, a new monthly event focusing on highlighting local musical talent, theater, and other performance groups to perform at the Historic Bixby Band Shell held its inaugural event earlier this month.
Friends of Bixby Park will partner with neighborhood associations On Broadway, Alamitos Beach, North Alamitos Beach, Bluff Heights and Bluff Park to host Bixby Park Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, October 16th from 6:30 p.m.
Long Beach art lovers and residents will gather at Bixby Park Bandshell to benefit historic Bixby Park’s Second Annual “Art in the Park” (formerly Art Under Umbrellas) exhibition and fundraiser on Saturday, June 22, 2013.
Friends of Bixby Park is pleased to announce that it will present Bob Baker Marionettes at Bixby Bandshell for its summer installment of Free Children’s Public Theater at 11 a.m. on August 19th and August 26th. Both performances will be sponsored by Anchor Seaport Escrow.
Long Beach art lovers and residents will gather around Bixby Park Bandshell for Friends of Bixby Park’s First Annual “Art Under Umbrellas” exhibition and fundraiser on Saturday, July 14th from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Friends of Bixby Park will host a dinner and silent auction on Thursday, February 10th, 2011 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Museum of Latin American Art , located at 628 Alamitos Ave in Long Beach . KKJZ-FM’s Helen Borgers will host an evening of wine tasting, seated dinner and silent auction, historic photo exhibit, live music, historian guest speakers and a Special Appreciation to Phil Hester, Former Director of Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine.
Photo by Urban Artiphax
Friends of Bixby Park, devoted exclusively to the renovation and preservation of historical Bixby Park Long Beach, has partnered with Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine to launch a “Keep Our Parks Clean” campaign, debuting on Saturday, November 20th , with a community park clean up scheduled to take place from 8 a.m.