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Jack of Hearts w/ Scarlet Rivera The Music of Bob Dylan

Jack of Hearts w/ Scarlet Rivera The Music of Bob Dylan

For over five decades, Bob Dylan has remained one of the most important figures in American music. The Jack of Hearts Band seeks to authentically replicate the sound of Dylan – from the early ‘60s folk scene to the Blonde on Blonde album, the Woodstock retreat to...
DIANE HUBKA & THE SUN CANYON BAND in concert

DIANE HUBKA & THE SUN CANYON BAND in concert

L.A. based Diane Hubka & The Sun Canyon Band brings new life to a wide variety of celebrated genres, from Texas swing to delta blues, from lilting ballads to heartland country rock. With Diane’s honey-toned vocals and rhythm guitar, Rick Mayock’s expressive guitar...
Jack of Hearts w/ Scarlet Rivera The Music of Bob Dylan

Jack of Hearts w/ Scarlet Rivera The Music of Bob Dylan

For over five decades, Bob Dylan has remained one of the most important figures in American music. The Jack of Hearts Band seeks to authentically replicate the sound of Dylan– from the early ‘60s folk scene to the Blonde on Blonde album, the Woodstock retreat, and...
POWER OF FIVE: THE WOMEN WHO SPARKED THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT”

POWER OF FIVE: THE WOMEN WHO SPARKED THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT”

“POWER OF FIVE: THE WOMEN WHO SPARKED THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT,” a series of sculptures by Larry Stokes, will open on Saturday, February 17th at Loiter Galleries in Long Beach. Hours for the show’s opening are 6-9 pm. This show is cosponsored by Creative Corps, a new...
Breath Work Workshop featuring Nina Sarnelle

Breath Work Workshop featuring Nina Sarnelle

Location: Long Beach Forward 425 Atlantic Ave Long Beach, CA 90802 A collective vocal workshop focused on air quality in Long Beach. All ages 10+ welcome (minors must have a guardian present), no skills or prior experience needed. Come listen, breathe, share your...
Breath Work Workshop featuring Nina Sarnelle

Breath Work Workshop featuring Nina Sarnelle

Location: Long Beach Forward 425 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802 A collective vocal workshop focused on air quality in Long Beach. All ages 10+ welcome (minors must have a guardian present), no skills or prior experience needed. Come listen, breathe, share your...
Tatu Tabu Exhibit – Movie Night “Tattoo Nation” (2013)

Tatu Tabu Exhibit – Movie Night “Tattoo Nation” (2013)

Join us for an immersive cinematic experience at our Movie Night on Friday, January 26, at 7 pm, featuring the captivating documentary “Tattoo Nation” (2013), directed by Eric Schwartz. “Tattoo Nation” takes you on a mesmerizing journey into...
Tatu Tabu Exhibit – Stories Behind Tattoos

Tatu Tabu Exhibit – Stories Behind Tattoos

Join the Long Beach Creative Group for an intimate and engaging gathering, “Stories Behind Tattoos” where individuals come together to share the profound narratives behind their inked expressions. This unique event, taking place on Sunday, January 14, at 2...
Tatu Tabu Exhibit – Opening Reception

Tatu Tabu Exhibit – Opening Reception

Dive into the vibrant world of tattoo artistry at TATU TABU! Join us at the Rod Briggs Gallery from Jan. 7 to Feb. 3, 2024, to witness the incredible personal artwork of Southern California tattoo legends like Kari Barba, Shawn Barber, and more. The exhibition opens...
It’s A Wonderful Life on 16mm Film!

It’s A Wonderful Life on 16mm Film!

The ART and See it On 16mm Film Presents: It’s a Wonderful Life! An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.
39th Annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade

39th Annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade

One of the biggest parades of the year in Long Beach takes place on Saturday, December 2nd. Families line up along 2nd Street for a seat or best viewing of the night-time event that includes Santa Claus, plenty of elves, colorful bands, costumes, floats, and...
Hmong New Year Festival

Hmong New Year Festival

The Hmong New Year Festival is a two day celebration of Hmong culture including passing through the gate into the new Year, opening parade, dignitary greetings, master and student artists performances in dance, song chanting, drumming, qeej, and more. The festival...
THE PASSIONATE PURSUITS OF ANGELA BOWEN

THE PASSIONATE PURSUITS OF ANGELA BOWEN

Written and Directed by Angela’s wife Dr. Jennier Abod, this movie is a powerful story about the life of Angela Bowen, a black lesbian feminist activist who grew up in inner city Boston during the Jim Crow era. Despite the many obstacles she faced, Angela went on to...
Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks is a monthly evening photography event that takes place in the beautiful city of Long Beach, California. This event is designed for photography enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners to professionals, who are looking for a unique opportunity...
Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks is a monthly evening photography event that takes place in the beautiful city of Long Beach, California. This event is designed for photography enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners to professionals, who are looking for a unique opportunity...
Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks is a monthly evening photography event that takes place in the beautiful city of Long Beach, California. This event is designed for photography enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners to professionals, who are looking for a unique opportunity...
Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks is a monthly evening photography event that takes place in the beautiful city of Long Beach, California. This event is designed for photography enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners to professionals, who are looking for a unique opportunity...
Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks: Monthly Evening Photography Walks

Long Beach Night Walks is a monthly evening photography event that takes place in the beautiful city of Long Beach, California. This event is designed for photography enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners to professionals, who are looking for a unique opportunity...
Fun-A-Day-LA

Fun-A-Day-LA

The premise is simple: Take a photograph, make soap or the bed, draw a picture, bake a cake, paint a tarot card, knit blankets for kittens, design your own board game or jewelry, create protest signs or poetry, create a new dance or song, etc.), then show your work in...
Fun-A-Day-LA

Fun-A-Day-LA

The premise is simple: Take a photograph, make soap or the bed, draw a picture, bake a cake, paint a tarot card, knit blankets for kittens, design your own board game or jewelry, create protest signs or poetry, create a new dance or song, etc.), then show your work in...
Fun-A-Day-LA

Fun-A-Day-LA

The premise is simple: Take a photograph, make soap or the bed, draw a picture, bake a cake, paint a tarot card, knit blankets for kittens, design your own board game or jewelry, create protest signs or poetry, create a new dance or song, etc.), then show your work in...