The Port of Long Beach is sponsoring First Fridays, May 7, and will be docked inside of the Expo building, 4321 Atlantic Ave., surrounded by live artists, a deejay, and Treasure Island pirates. First Fridays participants can meet Port Commissioner Tom Fields, spin the sustainability wheel, learn about port programs, and get a free gift.
Representatives from Hughes Middle School and Longfellow Elementary School will be available to share information about local recycling programs.
Children who attend First Fridays can be a “Bixby Knolls Junior Detective” by sleuthing at Pixie Toys/Vangie Ogg, Roy Robbins, Eat. Play. Grow., Paper Crew, Averyboo, and Bella Cosa.
Culture Shock L.A. hip-hop dance group will perform at District 8 Skate Shop, and Salon Medusa will host a fashion show.
Stop by the First Fridays information table from 6:30pm to 8pm, located on the northwest corner of Bixby Road and Atlantic Avenue, for info about First Fridays, maps, business information, restaurant recommendations and coupons.
The Big Red Bus will transport First Friday-goers from venue to venue at designated stops at participating businesses.