Long Beach Walls and Art Renzei Festival
The Long Beach Walls and Art Renzei Festival is a week-long, city-wide event that brings renowned muralists and artists to activate the streets of Long Beach with murals and art installations. Formerly known as POW! WOW! Long Beach, the annual event has brought more than 100 murals in over 40 square miles of the city over the past six years.
When Is Long Beach Walls 2023?
The Long Beach Walls + Art Renzei Festival takes place August 14 - 19. The theme is “Follow Your Bliss,” with the aim of inviting people in the community to explore their passions and joy through the outdoor art installations as well as interactive events during the festival.
The week-long festival is free and open to the public, and includes 24/7 mural art viewing, a bike tour, and a closing party on August 19 complete with live sets from local bands and DJs including World Famous VIP Records, food, a beer garden, and a marketplace with local artists and vendors.
Click here to view mural and art locations, popups and events, and more!
Where can I find Long Beach Murals?
Want to see the artists working on this year's murals? Check out the map via Art Renzei's Digital Passport here.
In the past years, Long Beach Walls has executed murals in over 40 square miles throughout the city, from South Street to Ocean Boulevard, creating a walkable, bikeable public art experience unlike anything else in the country. You can learn more about the event and Long Beach murals here. Explore Long Beach's many vibrant murals with this helpful map.