THE WEEKLY IS YOUR RUN DOWN FOR LONG BEACH EVENTS HAPPENING EACH WEEKEND
Friday March 30
When: 7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Fox Coffee House | 437 W Willow St, Long Beach, California 90806
More information: The Definitive Soabox has a night full of live poetry and music! This month, open mic performers will be Edwin Bodney and JP Saxe. Sign ups for open mic start at 6:30 and is free!
When: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: Harvey Milk Plaza | 3rd and Promenade, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: Trans Day of visibility is a day dedicated to celebration of transgender people and raising awareness of discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide.
When: 7:30 – 11:30 p.m.
Where: 4th Steeet Vine | 2142 E 4th St, Long Beach, CA 90814-1003, United States
More information: Come out to see Long Beach native bands and Emma Lee Toyoda perform live music at 4th Street Vine at this 21+ event.
SLICE the BAND
Emma Lee Toyoda
When: 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: The Filmmaker’s Gallery | 2238 E Broadway, Long Beach, California 90803
More information: Do you know just how many classic and Academy Award-winning movies and Emmy-winning TV series were filmed on location, right here in Long Beach? From 7-10 p.m. The Filmmaker’s Gallery will take guests on a history lesson in “Location Filming in Long Beach.” Ticket Price: $15.00 General Admission/$10.00 Members
Saturday April 1
When: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Streets of Long Beach |300 E. Ocean Blvd Long Beach, CA 90802
More information: The Streets of Long Beach will open its gates and welcome thousands of passionate enthusiasts to AutoCon Long Beach 2017 at Formula Drift Round 1. The show features the world’s top show vehicles and notable industry brands all under one roof while creating a unique experience allowing attendees the opportunity to connect and share common interests with one another.
For tickets, registration & more info: autoconevents.com
When: 10 – 11 a.m.
Where: D9 Field Office | 6509 Gundry Ave, Long Beach, CA 90805-2528, United States4
More information: Every first Saturday of the month from 10 – 11 a.m. community members are encouraged to come out to share and swap produce from local backyards and gardens.
1. Bring fruits and/or vegetables, fresh herbs, flowers and native plants from your garden to the exchange site
2. No cash exchanges, prepared foods or dairy products
3. No pesticides or GMOs
4. Swap is ongoing from 10am to 11am
5. Bring a table for your produce
When: 8 – 10 p.m.
Where: Expo Arts Center | 4321 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, California 90807
More information: 50 shades of silly. 50 shades of fun. This comedy will have you laughing with this unscripted take on 50 Shades of Grey. $10 at the door.
Sunday April 2
When: 12 – 3 p.m.
Where: Gaslamp Long Beach| 6251 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, California 90803
More information: Jam the afternoon away to live music by The Buzzy James Trio with Trish Burke. The band will be playing soft rock music at the Gaslamp starting at noon.
When: 5 – 10 p.m.
Where: Mother’s Beach | 5839 E Appian Way, Long Beach, California 90803
More information: Looking for a new sport to try? Try dragon boat racing! This open house will let you get one-on-one with actual Long Beach Dragon Boat racers and boats. Bring comfortable work out attire (board shorts), a towel, sandals or water shoes. It is a water sport so you may get wet! Don’t forget to print the required online waiver, link will be given in Facebook discussion page as date approaches!
When: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: The Alamitos Bay Marina | E Marina Dr, Long Beach, CA 90803, United States
More information: Every Sunday local vendors bring out their fresh homegrown goods. The Sunday Alamitos Bay Marina market is one of the largest in Southern California. Come on out for a fresh good time!