Long Beach city tours
Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske offers another behind the scenes look at City operations in her Open Up Long Beach events — this time it’s a tour of the Long Beach Lifeguard operations at Mothers Beach and at the Long Beach Lifeguard Headquarters on Thursday, August 22 , 2013 from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm.
WPA Mural at Third Street and the Promenade in Downtown Long Beach.
Step back in time with Art Deco expert John Thomas (author of Long Beach Art Deco) for a walking tour of Downtown Long Beach and discover the Long Beach of the 1920s and 30s.
Side-by-side, the Scorpion submarine and the Queen Mary offer a self-guided tours through history.
In a maneuver of “wealth and stealth” the Queen Mary and her neighbor, the Soviet-built Foxtrot-class submarine Povodnaya Lodka B-427 or “Scorpion,” have officially joined forces.
The City of Long Beach Animal Care Services Bureau invites residents and guests to its 2011 Open House from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM on Saturday, January 22, 2011. Outstanding accomplishments of local organizations and residents will be recognized.
Hey, Jazz fans! The Wine Tasting Trolley is adding a special tour just for you.
Tonight, August 13, the organizers of Friday night’s Wine Tasting Trolley will host two tours:
a 5 o’clock special that guarantees to drop music fans off at the Jazz Festival by 6:30pm;
and their regularly scheduled 6:30pm Trolley which takes tasters on a tour of vintage Long Beach.
On Friday night, the Wine Tasting Trolley will roll from the Wine Down Lounge at the historic Breakers and The Sky Room restaurant mixing old world charm with something new: a flight of rare boutique wines and tips from the pros.
Roaming via Rubber Duck tours is truly a unique way to experience Long Beach, and no other tour offers the double delight of driving through historic Long Beach streets and cruising the gorgeous Long Beach harbor in the same vehicle.
Touring the City of Long Beach by Segway is a wonderful way to become acquainted with this beautiful town, and the guided tours offered by Segway of Long Beach cater to Segway-users of all experience levels as the company offers complimentary how-to-Segway lessons before every tour.
Sherron Leno, instructor at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, will introduce folks to the character and interest of the historic Rose Park Neighborhood with a walking tour of the area. Leno’s history class moves outdoors for a walking tour of the neighborhood this Saturday.
That’s not a shadow looming over Long Beach today, it’s a sign of fun to come. Airship Ventures, the Zeppelin tour company, is bring the Eureka back to Southern California today, January 7.
The ship’s last few visits were sell-out events, so Airship Ventures plans to fly the Zeppelin to Long Beach monthly through June 2010 to give adventurous guests a birds-eye view of the California coast.