Long Beach Memorial Day
Remembering the men and women who lost their lives while serving our country. To all of our service members and veterans, we thank you for your service.
Long Beach Police Department. Photo by Barbara Holbrook, Everything Long Beach
The Long Beach Police Department will conduct specialized beach patrol and modified exhaust operations from Saturday, May 23 through Monday, May 25, 2015, in an effort to address quality of life issues and enhance traffic enforcement in the beach areas during the Memorial Day weekend.
Long Beach Municipal Band
Celebrate the 105 years of the Long Beach Municipal Band with a “Summer Festival of Music.” Bring a blanket, chairs, food, and family and friends for a night of music in the park. All concerts will begin at 6:30 p.m.
From Memorial Day to Labor Day, Long Beach offers hundreds of free or low-cost cultural programs, sports activities and special events throughout the City. “100 Days of Summer” is a partnership between the City of Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine and the Long Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau to bring you unprecedented access to all Long Beach has to offer this summer.
Residents are invited to join Councilmember Suja Lowenthal and the Long Beach Police Department for a demonstration of a prototype electronic signboard with decibel reader that notifies motorcyclists and drivers of vehicles with illegally modified mufflers that they are too loud and will be cited.
With Armed Services and Memorial Day around the corner, Fifth District Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske has created a guide containing specific information on how residents can honor our “Hometown Heroes” who are serving or have served in the military.
Photo by Lori05871
By Robert W. Castillo, MD, Chief of Staff, Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach
For parents, as quickly as the Memorial Day weekend started the summer season, the rapidly approaching Labor Day weekend is looming, marking the end of summer and the beginning of the school season.
Shops Along 4th Street (from Junipero To Cherry) Host A FREE Evening Of Art & Entertainment
For all you folks stayin’ local for this Memorial Day Weekend, we got a bunch of fun things to do along 4th Street during the day and eve, from live music to outdoor cinema!
In celebration of her maiden transatlantic voyage, the Queen Mary will commence Memorial Day weekend with plenty of pomp and ceremony including distinguished guests, an elegant Captain’s Dinner, musical entertainment and a fireworks show on Friday, May 27 in Long Beach.
Metallic balloons are responsible for the majority of power outages in June.
This month means final exams, the start of school vacations, and graduations for many people, but while Southern California Edison (SCE) salutes all the grads, the electric company is also issuing a reminder to residents.