Around Town | Oct. 14

WALK THE WALK What Monthly walking tours Who Led by Long Beach Heritage When Saturday, Oct. 15 from 9am to 11:30am (Downtown LB) and Saturday, Oct. 22 at 9:30am (Wilmore City) Where Meet at the WPA Mural at 3rd and Promenade (Downtown LB); and meet at the Bembridge House, 953 Park Circle (Wilmore City) More…

Around Town | Oct. 14

AN ARRESTING EVENT? What Coffee with a Cop event Who Presented by the Signal Hill Police Department When Friday, Oct. 7 from 8am to 10am Where Signal Hill Police Department, 2745 Walnut Ave. More Info The community event will feature informal and formal discussion with local police officers. Attendees are welcome to ask questions about…

Around Town | Sept. 30

TAKE A HIKE What Nature walk Who Led by Los Cerritos Wetlands When Saturday, Oct. 1 from 8am to 10am Where Los Cerritos Wetlands, the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway and 1st Street More Info Ecologists will lead a nature walk that includes raptors, red-tailed hawks, ospreys and more. The walk is appropriate for ages…

Around Town | Sept. 23

THE MOST IMPORTANT MEAL OF THE DAY What Pancake breakfast Who Hosted by the Signal Hill Historical Society When Saturday, Sept. 24 from 8am to 10am Where Applebee’s, 899 E. Spring St. More Info The breakfast will include pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, hash browns, juice and coffee. For advance reservations, email shhistory@icloud.com. HELPING HANDS What…

Around Town | Sept. 16

BRING A BAG OR BUCKET What California Coastal Cleanup Day Who Presented by the California Coastal Commission and El Dorado Nature Center When Saturday, Sept. 17 from 9am to noon Where Six sites in Long Beach– Alamitos Bay, Belmont Pier, Bluff Park, Sea Scout Base, Cherry Beach and Peninsula More Info The collaborative event aims…

Around Town | Sept. 9

A FIRST FAMILY What Arts exhibit Who Hosted by Rancho Los Cerritos When Friday, Sept. 9 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm Where Rancho Los Cerritos, 4600 Virginia Rd. More Info An opening reception for an exhibit that features art and artifacts relating to the beginning of the “Bixby Era” in 1866 will take place at the…

Around Town | Sept. 2

SIGHTS AND SOUNDS What First Fridays Art Walk Who Hosted by the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association When Friday, Sept. 2 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm Where Atlantic Avenue, from Bixby Road to San Antonio Drive More Info The First Fridays “Endless Summer” event will include music, dance, food, art and community organizations from around the…

Around Town | Aug. 26

SERVING THOSE WHO SERVED What Veteran counseling events Who Presented by the nonprofit Disabled American Veterans When Friday, Aug. 26 from 8am to 4pm Where 2805 South St. More Info The nonprofit Disabled American Veterans will provide counseling and assistance to veterans who wish to be informed about specific benefits or services for which they…

Around Town | Aug. 19

MEET, GREET AND EAT What Meet-and-greet event Who Hosted by the Long Beach Area Republican Party When Friday, Aug. 19 from 6pm to 8pm Where Forbidden City Restaurant, 6380 E. Pacific Coast Hwy. More Info Attendees will have the opportunity to meet Steve Napolitano, LA County Supervisor candidate, and Andy Whallon, 47th Congressional District candidate.…

Around Town | Aug. 12

ANTS NOT INVITED What 84th Annual Great American Picnic Who Hosted by the Democratic Women’s Study Club When Saturday, Aug. 13 at noon Where Wardlow Park, 3454 Stanbridge Ave. More Info Officials at the event will recognize an “outstanding Democrat” during the festivities. A ceremony to install the club’s officers will also take place. Speaker…

Around Town | Aug. 5

FOR THE KIDS What Pediatric reunion events Who Presented by Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach When Friday, Aug. 5 from 2pm to 4pm Where Houssels Forum, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info The Annual Pediatric Heart Surgery Reunion will have patients reunite with the care team who…

Around Town | July 29

EGGS WITH THE ELKS What Monthly breakfast Who Hosted by the Bellflower/Long Beach Elks Lodge 888 When Sunday, July 31 from 8am to 11:30am Where 16426 Bellflower Blvd. More Info Breakfast will be open to the public at $6.50 per person. The meal includes eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits with gravy, assorted fruit, Belgian…

Around Town | July 22

HEROES, FOREVER AND EVER What Summer concert Who Presented by Long Beach Heritage When Saturday, July 23 at 4:30pm Where Santa Anita Race Track, 285 W. Huntington Dr. More Info Orchestra California Philharmonic will perform in the concert series that serves as a tribute to artists such as Prince, David Bowie, Michael Jackson and Queen.…

Around Town | July 15

WALK THE WALK What Walking tour Who Led by Long Beach Heritage When Saturday, July 16 from 9am to 11:30am Where Meet at the WPA Mural, 3rd and the Promenade More Info The walking tour will explore downtown Long Beach. A few of the landmarks on the tour include the WPA Mural-Recreation, Insurance Exchange Building…