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Celebrate our epic City by the Sea and experience a whole new side of Long Beach as Ambassador of Americana Charles Phoenix sweeps you away on a time travel adventure extravaganza through Long Beach’s past and present! With his gracious sense of humor, unbridled enthusiasm, and keen eye for oddball detail, Charles will reveal his guide to underrated, undiscovered and overlooked local landmarks through the very best of his found vintage slides of Long Beach.
Long Beach’s newest neighborhood eatery Restauration will ring in the new year with an All You Can Eat + Drink Celebration on Wednesday, December 31st from 9 p.m. to Midnight. NYE at Restauration will include live music, dancing, festive décor and a Champagne toast.
On Friday, December 12, inretrospect will celebrate the life and work of mid-century artist David Weidman with an in-store portfolio show featuring his best-known silkscreen prints along with works that have not been seen outside his studio in decades.
Long Beach’s World-Famous Retro Row is giving one of its signature events a pet-friendly twist this month. On Saturday September 27, the street’s semi-annual Retro Ramble will become a “Sidewalk Sale with Wagging Tails,” welcoming animal friends of all kinds with special pet-themed vendors, services and events, including:
On Saturday, July 26, stakeholders are invited to participate in one or both workshops with an urban design architect funded by Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal to help stakeholders living and working along 4th & 7th Streets craft a visioning plan for both corridors.
Stewart Copeland From blood-thirsty Scottish Lords to power-thirsty drug lords, LBO has got your season prep covered! Prepare yourself with our Saturday morning movies at the Art Theater. We’ve got a motley movie lineup that compliments each one of our boundary-pushing opera productions.
LA Pop Culture Author/Photographer Robert Landau Showcases Rock ‘N’ Roll Billboards of the Sunset Strip at Retro Row Reception
LA Pop Culture Author/Photographer Robert Landau Showcases New coffee table book Rock ‘N’ Roll Billboards of the Sunset Strip at Retro Row Reception, Saturday November 10, 2012 at inretrospect. In Rock ‘n’ Roll Billboards of the Sunset Strip, author/photographer Robert Landau showcases the definitive signs of a special time, a time when rock was the most important music ever recorded, and when youth, politics, and art merged to turn counterculture into mainstream culture.
Behavioral Health Services, Inc. (BHS) a local leader in substance abuse treatment programs, and the Gay and Lesbian Center of Long Beach (The Center) are pleased to announce a partnership that will provide substance abuse counseling and prevention case management services to 18 – 29 year old men-who-have-sex-with-men (MSM) of color in the Greater Long Beach area.
Enjoy Bargains, Live Music, & Food Trucks at 4th Street Sidewalk Sale & Breast Cancer Awareness Benefit
Join us on Saturday, September 22nd for our semi-annual Summer Spring Sidewalk Sale on 4th from NOON to 6 pm. This ONE-DAY ONLY event will feature Live Music from 3-6PM (Cougrzz Rock! at Lola’s Mexican Cuisine and Angela Aldatz & Her Band Of Gypsies at Portfolio Coffeehouse), Food Trucks (Chunk-N-Chip Cookies, Komodo, Lomo Arigato, India Jones, Baby’s BadAss Burgers, Buttermilk, Palazzolo’s Gelato, more to be announced) from 1-4PM, and Bargains Galore… PLUS Art, Entertainment, Food & Drink along the “Retro Row”/4th Street corridor (between Cherry and Junipero)!
Art, fashion, culture and vintage enthusiasts from around the globe will gather again at So-Cal’s premiere historic art deco destination, The Queen Mary, for the Inspiration 2012 Vintage, Fashion, Art & Kulture show, Friday-Saturday, February 10-11th, 2012.