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The Arts Council is proud to support and promote art-centered events of all genres happening throughout Long Beach. Explore listings for everything from live music and opening art receptions to theater and dance performances. Are you hosting an art event in Long Beach? Add your event to the calendar here.

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ICT Presents: A Splintered Soul
A gripping drama about war refugees haunted by the death of their loved ones — and by memories of the things they had to do ... Keep Reading
Oct 17

ICT Presents: A Splintered Soul

Three Tales
Music by Steve Reich Video by Beryl Korot This documentary video opera recalls three well-known events from the 20th century; the Hindenburg explosion, the Bikini ... Keep Reading
Nov 3

Three Tales

2nd Annual Fiesta in the Park
Please Save The Date for Councilmember Roberto Uranga's 2nd Annual Fiesta In The Park celebration happening at Silverado Park on September 22nd, 2018. Residents and ... Keep Reading
Sep 22

2nd Annual Fiesta in the Park

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LBMAx – Practice and Pedagogy

September 8 - October 28

Transparent Watercolors Workshop at the Center

September 18, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - January 1, 2028 @ 4:00 pm
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Every Tuesday from 1PM to 4PM except Holidays

Rise Art Gallery

September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until September 21, 2018

Battle for the Island of the Gargantuas! A Tiki Art Rumble!

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until November 28, 2018

Snapback Long Beach

September 21 @ 10:00 pm - September 22 @ 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00pm on Friday, repeating until November 30, 2018

2nd Annual Fiesta in the Park

September 22 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show

September 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

Sole Saturdays

September 22 @ 10:00 pm - September 23 @ 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2018

Dancing in Old California

September 23 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Music Tastes Good

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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One event on September 30, 2018 at 11:00am

Opening Night: American Fusion

September 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Long Beach Symphony Presents: American Fusion

September 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Creative Warrior’s Journey Workshops

October 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on October 1, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on October 15, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on November 5, 2018 at 5:00pm

One event on November 19, 2018 at 5:00pm

Mostly Broadway starring David Burnham

October 3 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 4, 2018 at 6:00pm

first impressions

October 4 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

MOLAA GALA

October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Off the Page: The Story Behind the Stanzas

October 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Fully Fullwood’s LIVE Reggae Sunday’s!

October 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Camerata Peace Project II

October 7 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Spoken Work Sunday

October 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Friday Night Fever Casino Night

October 12 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Women Who Submit – Submission Party

October 13 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

LB Open Studio Tour 2018

October 13 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Long Beach Art Walk

October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 4:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Art Walk Mural Tour

October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Weird Wicked World of Wonderous Wonders

October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

LATINIDADES: Jazz Beats with a Latin Hitch

October 13 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

LB Open Studio Tour 2018

October 14 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

ICT Presents: A Splintered Soul

October 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 20, 2018

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 3, 2018

An event every 3 weeks that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 4, 2018

How Can You Resist? Indigo Dyeing with Callishibori

October 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until October 21, 2018

Nine Visions

October 20 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 27, 2018

LB Open Studio Tour 2018

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Long Beach Poetry Book Fair

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

LB Open Studio Tour 2018

October 21 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Homeless Places and Faces

October 23 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm

Long Beach Brush-Off / Live Art Competition

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Jazz at Sea 2018

October 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

LB Open Studio Tour 2018

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

LB Open Studio Tour 2018

October 28 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Three Tales

November 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on November 4, 2018 at 2:30pm

Three Tales

November 4 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Long Beach Symphony Presents: Brahms & Dvořák

November 10 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Brahms and Dvořák

November 10 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Long Beach Symphony Presents: Holiday POPS!

December 22 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

The Black Cat

January 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on January 20, 2019 at 2:30pm

Long Beach Symphony Presents: Tango Caliente!

February 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Long Beach Symphony Presents: Northern Lights

March 9, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - September 5, 2019 @ 10:00 pm
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