Long Beach Summer Fun Guide
Hot summer nights are here and luckily, there’s lots of free fun to be had in Long Beach this summer! Here are a few things to check out and put on your calendar.
Summer Beach Party Kickoff – June 22nd through June 28th. 7 Day Celebration of Long Beach’s new bike and pedestrian trail along the beach. For more details, click here.
Moonlight Movies on the Beach
Alfredo’s Beach Clubs hosts movies from June 22nd through August 27th. Movies and parking are free and refreshments are available for purchase. The movies begin at dusk (approximately 8 p.m.) at Granada Beach, 5101 E. Ocean Boulevard in Long Beach.
- June 22 – Karate Kid, Granada Beach
- June 23 – Jurassic Park, Granada Beach
- June 24 – The Lego Movie, Granada Beach
- June 25 – Goonies, Granada Beach
- June 26 – Pirates of the Caribbean, Granada Beach
- June 20 – Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Granada Beach
- July 2 – Despicable Me, Granada Beach
And more … continuing through August. For a full schedule and more details, click here.
Movies in the Park
Movies will also be screened at parks throughout Long Beach all summer. Frozen, Despicable Me, and Monsters University are on the lineup at various parks. All movies start at dusk. For a full schedule, visit www.longbeach.gov/park/movies_in_the_park.asp
Free Outdoor Concerts
The Long Beach Municipal Band celebrates its 105th year with a lineup of concerts in July and August at Whaley Park, Los Cerritos Park, Marine Stadium, Veterans Stadium, El Dorado Park, and Bixby Park. Additionally, there will be free concerts at Rancho Los Cerritos on June 22nd, July 27th, and August 24th. And Shoreline Symphonic Winds has a lineup at parks throughout Long Beach as well. For a full line-up of this summer’s concerts in the park, visit www.longbeach.gov/park/concerts_in_the_park.
Also this summer:
Love Long Beach Festival – July 19th & 20th – Celebrates art, music, sports, and everything there is to love about Long Beach. Free festival at Granada Beach.
Dragon Boat Races – July 26-27, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Marine Stadium – Dragon boat competition, Chinese art demonstrations, acrobats, dance, music and martial arts performances. Free admission.