International Make Music Day is Coming to Long Beach June 21

Long Beach Musical Movers & Shakers; We Need Your Support! Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21st – Summer Solstice. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it is now held on the same day in more than 750 cities in 120...

Empower Arts West Long Beach

The Arts Council for Long Beach and Councilmember Roberto Uranga invite you to Empower Arts, on Saturday, May 5, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Gold Star Manor. Join us as we celebrate arts education and veteran creativity through visual and performing arts. The...

Arts Council Recipient of Spirit of Downtown Award

The Downtown Long Beach Alliance (DLBA) has announced that the Arts Council for Long Beach will be a recipient of a Spirit of Downtown Award. We are very proud of the hard work board, staff, and supporters have done to grow the presence of the Arts Council. Join us on...

Discover Local Artists

The ACLB Artist Registry lets you connect with artists from throughout greater Long Beach across every genre.

Jason Keam

Jason Keam

Visual Arts
Jess Weymouth

Jess Weymouth

Visual Arts
Baba the Storyteller

Baba the Storyteller

Folk & Traditional Arts
Performing Arts
Tom Peters

Tom Peters

Performing Arts
Tracy Negrete

Tracy Negrete

Visual Arts

100 Artists and Counting

Folk & Traditional

Literary

Performance

Visual

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The Arts Council compiles a calendar of diverse local arts and cultural events happening throughout Long Beach. Take in a night at the theater, hear some great music, enjoy a gallery opening, or participate in a community arts experience.

An Evening with Mavis Staples
Grammy Award-winner and Kennedy Center Honoree Mavis Staples is living, breathing history. A master at weaving the genres of rhythm and blues, gospel, and soul, ... Keep Reading
Apr 28

An Evening with Mavis Staples

LA Premiere of Cardboard Piano
International City Theatre presents their 2nd show of their 33rd Season; the Los Angeles Premiere of Cardboard Piano by Hansol Jung. Directed by Artistic Director/Producer ... Keep Reading
May 2

LA Premiere of Cardboard Piano

LA Premiere of Cardboard Piano
International City Theatre presents their 2nd show of their 33rd Season; the Los Angeles Premiere of Cardboard Piano by Hansol Jung. Directed by Artistic Director/Producer ... Keep Reading
May 3

LA Premiere of Cardboard Piano

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Browse the latest news about the Arts Council for Long Beach, including artist and venue profiles, artist opportunities, important announcements, and other Long Beach arts and culture information.

International Make Music Day is Coming to Long Beach June 21
Long Beach Musical Movers & Shakers; We Need Your Support! Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21st – Summer Solstice. Launched ... Keep Reading

International Make Music Day is Coming to Long Beach June 21

Empower Arts West Long Beach
The Arts Council for Long Beach and Councilmember Roberto Uranga invite you to Empower Arts, on Saturday, May 5, 2018, ... Keep Reading

Empower Arts West Long Beach

Arts Council Recipient of Spirit of Downtown Award
The Downtown Long Beach Alliance (DLBA) has announced that the Arts Council for Long Beach will be a recipient of ... Keep Reading

Arts Council Recipient of Spirit of Downtown Award

Inaugural Artist Registry Exhibition Opens with Excitement
On Saturday, March 17, 2018, the Arts Council opened Meditations, the inaugural Artist Registry exhibition at The Collaborative. It was ... Keep Reading

Inaugural Artist Registry Exhibition Opens with Excitement

Mayor Recognizes Cambodia Town Mural Artists with Go Long Beach Award
Last week, Mayor Robert Garcia held the annual Go Long Beach Awards, where he honored some bright stars in Long ... Keep Reading

Mayor Recognizes Cambodia Town Mural Artists with Go Long Beach Award

Today is Arts Advocacy Day 2018!
Today, over 600 dedicated arts supporters from every state across the United States have come together in Washington, D.C. for the 31st annual Arts ... Keep Reading

Today is Arts Advocacy Day 2018!

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