Bixby Knolls

A few miles north of downtown, the Bixby Knolls neighborhood beckons.

Along Atlantic Avenue and the surrounding area, there are numerous restaurants serving a variety of cuisines, plus a large selection of retail shops.  Area attractions include Rancho Los Cerritos, the Richard Goad Theater, and the Long Beach Historical Society Museum. 

Popular Bixby Knolls Events

Known to be an exceptionally family-friendly neighborhood, Bixby Knolls has embraced neighborhood events from “First Fridays” to Kidical Mass bike rides & stroller groups. Arguably their most well-known event is “First Fridays,” is a monthly special event along Atlantic Avenue. 

Businesses stay open late as thousands of folks stroll between restaurants, shops, and street-side booths while being entertained by live bands and entertainers. Neighborhood pride is strong with this community and the area has been undergoing a true “renaissance” with many great partnerships with the City of Long Beach, city council offices, homeowner and neighborhood associations, and other community groups.

To learn more about the neighborhood, please visit the Bixby Knolls Improvement Association website or follow them on Facebook.


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