THE WEEKLY IS YOUR RUN DOWN FOR LONG BEACH EVENTS HAPPENING EACH WEEKEND.
Friday March 17
When: 8 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.
Where: Belmont Shore Chalet: Home of LB Dance Centre, 5107 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, California 90803
More information: Latin Motion is hosting a go green themed salsa night in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day! Don’t know how to salsa? No worries! From 8:30 -9:30 p.m. salsa professionals will take the floor and turn it into a salsa workshop so you can dance the night away. $5.00 for Students $8.00 General Admission
When: 8 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.
Where: Cielo at The Sky Room, 40 S Locust Ave, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: Celebrate the luck of the Irish with Irish cocktails and whiskey. Grab $3 green beers and homemade green tacos before they’re gone at The Sky Room.
When: 8 – 11 p.m.
Where:Brix at the Shore, 5372 E 2nd St, Long Beach, California 90803
More information: This dynamic blues duo will bring the swingin’ good tunes to Brix at the Shore. Enjoy some savory pastrami and jam out to live music with this local Long Beach band.
When: 7 – 9 p.m.
Where: MOLAA, 628 Alamitos Ave, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: Get ready for a swingin’ good time! Experience the 70’s disco, 50’s bandstand swing, 80’s Country- Western styling and L.A style Lindy hop with this West Coast Swing Dance Class. See how swing evolved throughout the years and how the 60s helping shape the future dance of West Coast Swing.
Saturday March 18
7th Annual St Patrick’s Weekend Show
When: 4 – 8 p.m.
Where: Dipiazzas, 5205 E Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, California 90804
More information: The 7th annual St. Patrick’s Show is back! This year five bands will be performing punk/pop and alternative rock beats.
When: 12 – 5 p.m.
Where: Shoreline Village, 401-435 Shoreline Village Dr, Long Beach, California 90802
More information: Join Shoreline Village for a day of live traditional Native American art, dancing, drumming, singing, music, storytelling, specialty foods and more.
When: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Where: Portfolio’s Coffeehouse, 2300 E 4th St, Long Beach, California 90814
More information: Get to know the business owners who have transformed 4th Street into Long Beach’s Retro Row! Talk the Block is a new community program by We Are the Next, that plan to partner up with the diverse base of entrepreneurs to share the stories behind local neighborhoods and businesses. Tickets are $20, which includes coffee from Black Ring Coffee.
Sunday March 19
When: 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Where: Que Sera, 1923 E 7th St, Long Beach, California 90813
More information: Come out and celebrate with Nothing but Flowers with the release of their first EP. Joining the band will be Mooney Starr, Bobby Blunders, The Black Noise and DJ MARB will be spinning all night! $5 at the door.
When: 12 – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Urban Americana, 1345 Coronado Ave, Long Beach, California 90804
More information: Urban Americana will be hosting its Third Sunday pop-up show with live music, craft beer, wine and food provided by Working Class Kitchen. From mid-century to rustic western, 50’s kitsch to art decor each vendor will have their own theme and vintage goodies.
When: 6 – 8 p.m.
Where: Tattered, 5555 E Stearns St, Unit A-106, Long Beach, California 90815
More information: Tattered will be hosting a skateboard inspired art show from local Long Beach artists with a live DJ set by DJ TK, free drinks and a store wide sale.