The Green Prize Festival – Long Beach CA

The Green Prize Festival  – Long Beach

The Green Prize Festival in Long Beach CA

The Green Prize Festival in Long Beach CA

The Green Prize Festival

The Green Prize Festival is a one-day event highlighting urban farmers, green chefs, live entertainment, artists, green technology, environmental organizations as well as education through workshops, demonstrations and guest speakers. The event will also feature a free bike valet, beer garden, green vendors, food trucks and children’s activities.

AWARDS – “The Green Prize”

In an effort to highlight and promote local achievements in sustainability and to create a more environmentally focused city, not only on Earth Day but everyday, we are proud to introduce the “Green Prize” annual award program. This prestigious award will honor those illustrating excellence in sustainability within the city of Long Beach, whether it be an individual, school, neighborhood, restaurant, non-profit, business, or governmental body.

ART – Art is very much a part of the Green Prize Festival!

Squeeze Art Collective is curating the festival this year, the theme is art made from found objects!

ENTERTAINMENT – LIVE MUSIC!

Bands and DJ’s are carefully selected each year to fill the festival with good vibrations and include a wide array of styles and genre’s. More information on this years bands will be in the schedule section.

The Green Prize Festival Map - Long Beach Events

The Green Prize Festival Map – Long Beach Events

Tour of Long Beach & Long Beach Bike Fest 2015

Tour of Long Beach & Long Beach Bike Fest

http://www.touroflongbeach.com/

Tour of Long Beach  - A Charity Ride Supporting Pediatric Cancer Research - May 9th 2015

Tour of Long Beach – A Charity Ride Supporting Pediatric Cancer Research – May 9th 2015

2015 Tour of Long Beach

May 9, 2015

You’re invited to one of the premiere bicycle fundraising events on the West Coast as the Tour of Long Beach returns on Saturday, May 9, 2015. Bring the entire family for a day of fun and see for yourself how Long Beach is the most bicycle friendly city in the U.S.!

Join in the fun by participating in the Tour of Long Beach’s 5-mile Free Family Fun Ride, or the picturesque 30-mile course on the bike paths and streets of Long Beach, the 62-mile through Long Beach to Newport Beach or the 100-mile Cruz Gran Fondo which loops through Long Beach then heads south down the Southern California Coast through Sunset Beach, Huntington Beach, Newport Beach and Laguna Beach. All paths lead to a full-day Finish Line Festival with live entertainment, food trucks, beer garden and much more fun. Proceeds will support pediatric cancer research at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach. Make it a family ride day with rides for all levels and meet-up at the Finish Line Festival after the ride of your choice!

Event schedule and times

Thursday, May 7  MG 1644
11:59pm  Online Registration closes
Friday, May 8
10:00am – 8:00pm Event Packet Pick-up at the Long Beach Arena
Saturday, May 9
6:00am Late Event Packet Pick-up at the Start Line
6:30am Cruz Gran Fondo riders start
7:30am Tour packet pick-up closes
7:30am Metric Century riders start
8:00am First wave of Tour riders start
8:05am Second wave of Tour riders start
8:10am Third wave of Tour riders start
8:15am Fourth wave of Tour riders start
8:30am Family Fun riders start
9:30am – 4:00pm Finish Line Festival

 Bike Fest of Long Beach

http://downtownlongbeach.org/Latest-News-Detail/Bike-Fest-of-Long-Beach?id=64857

Bike Fest 2015 - Long Beach CA - Downtown Long Beach Bike Fest East Village Arts District (1st & Linden) Saturday, May 30 1pm - 11pm Free Admission

Bike Fest 2015 – Long Beach CA – Downtown Long Beach Bike Fest
East Village Arts District (1st & Linden)
Saturday, May 30
1pm – 11pm
Free Admission

Downtown Long Beach Bike Fest

East Village Arts District (1st & Linden)
Saturday, May 30
1pm – 11pm
Free Admission

 The Downtown Long Beach Associates present Bike Fest, celebrating bike-friendly Long Beach. This year will once again feature a Criterium in partnership with Wolfpack Hustle, a hot new City Cross obstacle course, and Gold Sprint races from the stage. Bike enthusiasts can enjoy the sport elements then kick-back in the Beachwood & Friends craft beer garden with thousands of fans enjoying live music, vendor booths and more. 

Beachwood & Friends Craft Beer Garden

Bike Fest of Long Beach will feature the Beachwood & Friends Craft Beer Garden in its line-up of activities on.  Local award-winning Downtown Long Beach Brewery, Beachwood BBQ & Brewing, will be sponsoring the beer garden and has invited local craft breweries to join.  Nearly a dozen craft breweries will bring different beer varieties with over 20 to choose from.  Guests can purchase a 5oz souvenir tasting glass and 10 tastings for $20.  Tickets are sold at the Bike Fest beginning at 2pm.  Beer service ends at 10pm.

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Taste of Downtown 2015 – East Village, Long Beach CA

Taste of Downtown 2015 – East Village

 

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It’s time for you to get your grub’n’drink on with the return of our Taste of Downtown series. As with tradition, the series begins in the East Village Arts District on 1st Street between Linden & Elm Avenues—and we will have the best of the local culinary scene in one stretch of awesomeness and served up in sample-size portions. To add some hops to your beer, Big Bad Rooster will be providing live tunage so you can get your groove on while getting your grub on.

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Taste of Downtown – Long Beach CA

 

The following restaurants are participating:

Buono’s Authentic Pizzeria: Traditional & Gourmet Pizzas [2 tickets], Eggplant Parmiggiana [3 tickets], Farfalle Alfredo w/ Chicken & Broccoli [3 tickets]

Beachwood BBQ and Brewing: Pulled Pork Sliders [TBD], Brownies [TBD], Craft Beer [5 tickets]

BO-beau kitchen + roof tap: Salmon Tartare on Crostini [4 tickets], Du Puy Lentils & Mushroom Ragout [4 tickets], Local Fair Trade Chocolate & Butterscotch Pudding [3 tickets]

Utopia good food & fine art: Garbanzo Cucumber Salad [3 tickets], Penne Arabiata [3 tickets], Bombay Curry w/ rice [3 tickets]

Auld Dubliner Long Beach: Bangers & Champ [3 tickets], Spicy Potatos [2 tickets], Bread Pudding [2 tickets]

Gladstone’s Long Beach: Lobster Mac-N-Cheese [4 tickets], Chocolate Martini [1 ticket]

James Republic: Wahoo Poke [2 tickets], Sangria [5 tickets]

Kabob Curry: Chicken Masala + Basmati Rice [3 tickets], Channa Masala + Basmati Rice [3 tickets], Samosas [3 tickets], Mango or Strawberry Lassi [2 tickets], Rose Water Iced Tea [2 tickets]

The Breakfast Bar: Breakfast Dip [3 tickets], Biscuits & Gravy [3 tickets], White Sangria [5 tickets]

The Sky Room: TBD

The Village Grind: TBD

Pussy & Pooch: Dog Treats [2 tickets]

Sweet Dixie Kitchen: Sweet Potato Fritters [3 tickets], Bread Pudding [2 tickets], Biscuits [1 ticket], Lemonade & Jola Soda [2 tickets]

Famous Dave’s BBQ – Long Beach, CA: Smoked Chopped Pork + BBQ chips & Mini Bun [3 tickets]

Thai District: Mini Pastries [TBD], Thai Salad [TBD]

Michael’s Pizzeria: TBD

Even better? Visit any of these shops—Anneise, 1897LB, MAKE Collectivestives, MONA A LA MODA—and receive a free ticket for every $10 you spend.

Taste of Downtown: East Village will take place on March 18 and 19, from 6PM to 10PM.

Ticket Packages (that offer a discounted ticket rate) will be available online beginning March 2 and can be picked up at the Will Call/Ticket Booth at the events. Individual tickets will be sold at the event for $1 each. Unused tasting tickets are valid at future Taste of Downtown events, including our Pine Avenue event (June 3 & 4) and our Waterfront event (August 26 & 27).

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Taste of Downtown 2015 – East Village, Long Beach CA

 

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Searching a Home to Buy? Looking at Homes Online vs In Person Tips

Searching a Home to Buy? Looking at Homes Online vs In Person 

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Buying a Home – Online Searches vs In Person – Homes Buyer Tips

 

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Driving around looking at For Sale signs is NOT the way to buy a home & allow us to tell you why. The “Listing Agent” already has a fiduciary duty to his client – The Seller. That agent has to get the highest price for their clients home. As your Buyer Realtor Team we look out for you, the Buyer. We are in your corner making sure your interests are 1st. Our Real Estate Agents follow a proven strategy that works.

 

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We utilize proven marketing techniques to obtain you the highest & best offer for your home. Gone are the days of placing a sign in your lawn, ad in the localnewspaper & inputting the info into the MLS. We use todays technology- via customized online marketing, our very own mobile app to get your home the exposure it requires to get you the best price. We market your home not only locally but world wide on our site that is translated over 19 languages. We can show you how our tech savvy approach will make a world of difference when we sell your home. Marketing at a much higher level is what we specialize in.

Your Top Long Beach Real Estate Agent Team is committed to providing you with the dedication to detail & client service you deserve.

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Naples Island – Top 10 Reasons to Live Here or Visit – Summer Outdoor Concerts – Long Beach

Naples Island – Top 10 Reasons to Live Here or Visit – #1 -Summer Outdoor Concerts

 

Naples Island Summer Concerts

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There are many reasons to live on Naples Island in Long Beach. We will be showing you 10 of the top reasons why we believe  this is such a great neighborhood to live in and visit. Naples is truly a hidden gem along the Southern California coastline.  Naples Island is located at the most South East tip of Long Beach. Summer concerts are a great place to get out for the whole  family and enjoy music with neighbors and friends. What a great way to get to know everyone of your neighbors.

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Naples Island Summer Concerts – Naples Luxury Lifestyle – Ricardo The Realtor 562-533-4003

 

There are usually 5 concerts  a year on Naples Island. The first summer concert is in May till August on the last Tuesday of the month from 6-8pm. The September concert is themed “Street Dance” and is on a Sunday, 5-7pm.

The community converges onto Colonnade Park with all the picnic necessities. Neighbors invite their friends and gather on this beautiful waterfront park to enjoy the live band. There are some bands that come back every year but there is usually a real nice selection picked out by the Naples Improvement Association.

These concerts are made possible by the Naples Improvement Association by collecting membership donations from the community. There are also some other key sponsors & partnerships. It is so great to see everyone come together and provide Naples Island & visitors with such great entertainment opportunities. Naples Improvement Association.

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