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What's Happening in Long Beach, CA This Weekend?
Here are our top picks for weekend events and activities in Long Beach this May! Enjoy!
When: Friday evenings.
Every Friday evening, bring your family to the Aquarium of the Pacific for Shark Lagoon Nights. You will have the chance to touch bamboo sharks and view large sharks like sandtigers. The event is free and light refreshments will be available for purchase.
When: Friday, June 7th & Saturday, June 8th
This is one of the largest coin, currency, stamp, and sport collectible shows out there. Bring your family to the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center to discover these prized collectibles.
When: Friday & Saturday evenings
On Fridays and Saturdays from 6-9 p.m. treat yourself to live music at Shoreline village. Enjoy the gorgeous weather and harbor views as you soak up the sounds of summer.
When: Saturday, June 8th
Visit the beautiful Terrace Theater to hear the symphony perform Beethoven's Ninth with conductor Eckart Preu and the Long Beach Camerata Singers.
When: Sunday, June 16th
Celebrate Father's Day with an amazing brunch menu he'll love, including 7-hour braised short ribs, pan-seared salmon and more. Call for reservations.
When: Sundays throughout June
Every weekend all month long the legendary Queen Mary hosts the Royal Sunday Brunch, featuring dishes from around the world in a one-of-a-kind dining experience. The centerpiece of the brunch is the carving station which includes prime rib cooked to perfection and served with au jus, as well as leg of lamb with mint jus.
Additionally, breakfast favorites like eggs benedict, omelettes, and pancakes are made to order. There are also options for Southwestern flavors and even Asian cuisine, as well as the chef’s own crafted Cobb salad and an assortment of cheeses, both domestic and imported, at the salad station. Have a seat and enjoy one of Long Beach’s most popular ongoing local attractions.
When: Sunday, June 23rd
Browse handmade and independent goods from 200+ local artisans plus enjoy selections from local food trucks and live indie bands. This is family-friendly event is FREE to attend too!
When: Saturday, June 29th
Don't miss the largest gathering of Pirates on the West Coast! This festival is family-friendly and includes live entertainment, real pirate ship attacks, costume contests, food, and more!