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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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Long Beach Opera’s 40th Anniversary Gala: Roaring 20+20’s
Come celebrate four decades of LBO’s commitment to creating provocative, meaningful experiences that challenge, connect, and inspire. Timeline 5pm VIP Reception 6pm Three Tales Opera* ... Keep Reading
Nov 3

Long Beach Opera’s 40th Anniversary Gala: Roaring 20+20’s

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

Long Beach Jewish Film Festival
The Alpert Jewish Community Center will be hosting Long Beach's Jewish Film Festival Thursday November 7th through Sunday November  11, 2018.  Four wonderful movies celebrating ... Keep Reading
Nov 7

Long Beach Jewish Film Festival

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LBMAx – Practice and Pedagogy

September 8 - October 28

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

October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until November 28, 2018

Transparent Watercolors Workshop at the Center

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Every Tuesday except Holidays

Long Beach Brush-Off / Live Art Competition

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

Snapback Long Beach

October 26 @ 10:00 pm - 1:30 am
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Every Friday night beginning at 10:00PM

Nine Visions

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

Jazz at Sea 2018

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show

October 27 @ 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

October 27 @ 10:00 pm - 1:30 am
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Every Saturday night beginning at 10:00PM

LB Open Studio Tour 2018

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

Federal Bar Presents: Sweet and Savory Burlesque Brunch

October 28 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until February 23, 2019

Three Tales

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

A Jazzy Día de Muertos!

November 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Three Tales

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

Creative Warrior’s Journey Workshops

November 5 @ 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

Long Beach Jewish Film Festival

November 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on November 8, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on November 9, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on November 10, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on November 11, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm

Long Beach Art Walk

November 10 @ 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

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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