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The Bixby Knolls neighborhood in Long Beach is a community where the charm of the past is alive with the vision for the future. Neighborhoods of tree-lined streets where children play and evening strolls
The ride will be led by Tony Cruz (U.S. Olympian, and Long Beach’s Bike Ambassador), Mayor Bob Foster, 8th District Councilmember Al Austin, and members…
Enjoy a spectrum of music from gypsy jazz to indie rock, the World’s Tallest Leprechaun, break dancers, an ice cream social, “green” activities (and hair), a Victorian Ball at Nino’s, community art projects, face painting, and the Knolls Ranger.
On Saturday, February 23, 2013, Hughes Middle School and Longfellow Elementary will team up with Goodwill, Serving the People of Southern Los Angeles County (Goodwill SOLAC) to host a Used Clothing Drive at Hughes Middle School.
Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler! First Fridays on February 1 lets the good times roll and brings Mardi Gras to Bixby Knolls. Enjoy Dixieland music, food, king cake, mask making, and plenty of beads to keep things festive. You are encouraged to stroll, dance, strut, walk, or skip while you follow Queen Kelli Johnson and [...]
Ride Type: Commuter Long Beach Bikeway 17 is a commuter route that connects uptown to downtown, largely by traveling along Orange Avenue as it turns into Alamitos Avenue and then Shoreline Drive, eventually crossing over the Queens Way Bridge. This is not a ride for recreationalists or the faint of heart, but rather an efficient [...]
Councilmember Al Austin invites residents to discuss public safety issues and other concerns at the Eighth District Community Coffee on Saturday, January 12 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the Mirage Coffeehouse, located at 539 E. Bixby Road.
The new year celebrations continue right into First Fridays in Bixby Knolls which means plenty of good food, music, art, strolling, shopping, socializing. Plus, you can bear witness to the crowning of the King & Queen of the 2013 Long Beach Mardi Gras. And you will not want to miss the Spring Street Farm Project’s [...]
The 5th Annual Bixby Knolls Tree & Menorah Lighting Ceremony will take place by the fountains at Nino’s Italian Restaurant, 3853 Atlantic Avenue, beginning AT 6:00PM. The entire community is invited to come celebrate this tradition with the lighting of the Christmas Tree and Hanukah Menorah, listen to holiday music, and enjoy some hot chocolate. [...]
On Sunday, December 16, Bixby Knolls Kidical Mass will feature its “Canned Food Ride.” Participants are encouraged to bring canned goods that will be donated to the Long Beach Rescue Mission. The 2-mile ride will start and finish at Georgie’s Place (3850 Atlantic Avenue) at 1:00pm.
As part of Arts Month in Long Beach, Bixby Knolls is ready to celebrate ARTober at First Fridays on October 5. The Expo Arts Center will be loaded with two art galleries and live spray artists plus two large exhibits and staged readings from the Arts Council of Long Beach. Also planned are dance performances [...]