THE WEEKLY IS YOUR RUN DOWN FOR LONG BEACH EVENTS HAPPENING EACH WEEKEND.
Friday March 10
When: 6 – 9 p.m.
Where: MADE by Millworks, 240 Pine Avenue, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: How I MADE It is a Show & Tell Event Series every 2nd Friday and this month’s theme will be revolved around National Women’s Month and have all female features and presenters. After featured presenters audience members will have a chance to express themselves with the open mic seccion.
Music: Alyssandra Nighswonger
Poetry: Keayva Mitchell
Art: Alex Diffin
Maker: Laurie J Gray
When: 7 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Fox Coffee House, 437 W Willow St, Long Beach, California 90806
More information: Join the author from the book Angelique – A Transitional Age Youth Novel as she discusses her new book. The author will be signing books and answering candid questions about her experience as a social worker, a foster parent and a writer.
When: 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: MOLAA, 628 Alamitos Ave, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: Stitch your way into hand embroidery with local artist Veronica Soto. Veronica will demonstrate common stitches such as the back, split, and stem stitches. Bring your favorite image or just your creativity of what you want to stitch! $15 / Members $12
Saturday March 11
When: March 11/12 11 a .m – 7 p.m.
Where: California State University of Long Beach, 1250 N Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, California 90840
More information: The annual Pow Wow, an American Indian social celebration and the largest spring event of its kind in Southern California, returns to the campus’ central quad on Saturday and Sunday . Come on out for a weekend full of traditional dancing, music, art, food and more.
When: 4 – 10 p.m.
Where: 117 Linden Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-4927, United States
More information: Come on out for a night full of poets, singers, musicians, dancers, Shamanic and healing arts, including fire performances by Dragon Rising. The Art walk is from 4-10 and the “activation” will start at 7 p.m. sharp.
When: 7 – 9 p.m.
Where: ArtExchange, 356 E 3rd St, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: The LGBTQ Center of Long Beach is hosting a queer spoken word showcase Sister Spit for the sixth year in a row! On their 20th year on the road Sister Spit Tour will be featuring 7 artists who offer a critical, intersectional and humorous lens to issues of feminism, race, size, class, identity, technology, gender and sexuality.
When: 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: The Dark Art Emporium, 252 Elm Ave., Long Beach, California 90802
More information: This month artists enter The Dark Art Emporium to “define the space between certainty when all we have are omens begging interpretation – good, bad, cosmic or otherwise.” The Head Hunters food truck will be selling food and guests are welcome to the after party at House of Hayden.
When: 7 p.m. – 12 a.m.
Where: Public Beer and Wine Shop, 121 W 4th St, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: This female group art exhibition will showcase their art inspired by Women’s Month. Come out to enjoy art by local artists with live music performances by DJ Judith Christ and the Nectarines.
Sunday March 12
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!
When: First show 1 p.m. Second Show – 3:15 p.m.
Where: Art Theater Long Beach, 2025 E 4th St, Long Beach, California 90814
More information: Love and Taxes is a comic tale of seven years of tax avoidance. Love and Taxes is a comedy that blends solo performance and scripted scenes to bring the subjective reality of the storyteller hilariously to life. After the performance there will be an exclusive Q&A with Directors/Writers/Stars Jacob and Josh Kornbluth.