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LONG BEACH FARMER’S MARKETS BROUGHT TO YOU BY LIFESTYLES OF LONG BEACH

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Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, Fish & Flowers! All of these things can be found at your local Long Beach Farmer’s Markets. Find one near you!

One of the best ways to get a sense for living in Long Beach is to check out one of eight farmer’s markets in the city.  Not only will you have access to some of the city’s freshest produce, flowers, and even honey, but you can also enjoy good music and peruse unique and hand-crafted items such as candles, jewelry, and purses.  For your convenience, Ricardo and his team have compiled a list.  These farmer’s markets offer free parking and are centrally located in some of Long Beach’s finest neighborhoods!

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Get to know the people who grow your food!

LOCAL LONG BEACH FARMER’S MARKETS
 

Local Harvest Farmer’s Market
Cherry Ave. and Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA
Tuesdays, 3 pm to 8 pm (7 pm in winter)
Marine Stadium
Appian Way and Nieto Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90803
Wednesdays, 3 pm to 7 pm

Uptown Farmer’s Market
Atlantic Ave. and E. 46th St.

This weekly Certified Farmer’s Market is held in Bixby Knolls, at Atlantic Ave. & E. 46th St., flanking the east side of Atlantic Ave. (between Del Amo Blvd. and San Antonio Dr.)
Thursdays, 3 pm to 6:30 pm

Long Beach Downtown
Broadway & the Promenade
Long Beach, CA  90806
(562) 433-3881
E-mail:  HAFMS@juno.com
Fridays, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

This weekly Certified Farmer’s Market is held in the City Place Mall, on the lovely Promenade North between E. 5th and 4th streets, and on a lot across from WalMart, right next to parking structures (2 hours validated FREE! – validation machine on-site), a block east of Pine Ave.

Long Beach East
Wardlow Rd. and Norwalk Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90806
(562) 433-3881
E-mail: HAFMS@juno.com
Saturdays, 10 am to sellout

This weekly Certified Farmer’s Market is held on the southwest corner of the Long Beach Health Department parking lot, a block south of E. Willow St. and just east of Redondo Ave. along E. Burnett St.

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Choose from a variety of products, including honey combs!

The Greener Good
2125 Santa Fe Avenue
Center Space in Admiral Kidd Park
Long Beach, CA 90810
Saturdays, 9 am to 2 pm
http://centerspacelb.org/

5th District Farmer’s Market
Corner of Clark Ave. and Spring St.
Long Beach, CA
Sundays, 8:30 am to 2 pm
www.oldmcdonaldsfarmersmarkets.com

Long Beach Marina
Marina Drive, south of 2nd Street
Long Beach, CA  90806
562) 433-3881
E-mail:  HAFMS@juno.com
Sundays, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

This weekly Certified Farmer’s Market is held in the parking lot of the Alamitos Bay Marina, on E. Marina Dr., one-quarter mile south of E. 2nd St., just west of Pacific Coast Highway.

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Fun activities including making your own spices is what you can look forward to when you come to a local Long Beach Farmer’s Market.

When you purchase items from a stand, you can get to know the people who grow and make your food.  Harbor Area Farmers Markets manages the city’s farmer’s markets and is dedicated to “encouraging cross-section interaction of the population, supporting low-income and oppressed populations, and offering a venue particularly focused on maintaining small family farms.”

Shopping at farmer’s markets is also good for the environment.  Since many of Long Beach’s farmer’s markets only sell produce grown in California—usually within 200 miles— it reduces the time that the produce spends in transport, refrigeration, handling, and storage.  Selling in an outdoor market eliminates the need for buildings, land, lighting, and air-conditioning, which is reflected in the cost of the products.  Oftentimes these items are organic, so not only is it good for your body since it eliminates the chances of you ingesting pesticides and chemicals, but it also benefits the environment by reducing the amount of run-off in our water system.

Long Beach is full of community activities including our terrific farmer’s markets.  They are open year-round and offer great food, products, and entertainment.  These markets truly help enhance the lifestyle of Long Beach.  Since many of these farmer’s markets take place on the weekend, why not plan your day around them?  Take in the sights of Long Beach’s varied neighborhoods, get some light exercise, and befriend your fellow Home Owners!

Retro Row in Long Beach – A Guide to shopping in the 4th Street Corridor

LIFESTYLES OF LONG BEACH PRESENT:

GUIDE TO SHOPPING & SERVICES

The 4th Street Corridor, also known as Retro Row, is a small business district in the city of Long Beach, California, along 4th Street from Walnut Avenue to Junipero Avenue.

Located east of Downtown Long Beach, this section of streets is the place for Long Beach visitors who enjoy vintage and kitschy shopping. Furniture and clothing from bygone eras is available in good condition at antique and used clothing stores.

4th Street Postal                 

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We’re not just mailboxes;
we’re a full range of helpful services!

2436 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-343-5344
Fax: 562-343-5347
Email: info@4thStreetPostal.com
Website: 4thstreetpostal.comView a Map

HOURS:  M – F 9:00 to 6:00 |  Sat 10:00 to 4:00  |   Closed Sunday  |  Plus 24 Hour Mail Box Access

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AIDS Assistance Thrift Shop

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Non-profit charity benefiting those with HIV/AIDS.

2011 East 4th St
Long Beach, California 90814
Phone: 562.987.5353

Email: lbaidsassist@gmail.com
Long Beach AIDS assistance Thrift Shop facebook pagelbaidsassist

HOURS:  Tue-Wed 11:00 to 4:00 | Thu-Sat 11:00 to 5:00 | Sun 11:00-3:00

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Artistic Edge

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Custom framing, art and gallery.

2105 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-5169
Website: artisticedge.addr.com

HOURS:  T – F 10:30 to 6:00 |  Sat 11:00 to 5:00View a Map

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Assistance League Thrift & Vintage Shop

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Gently used but new to you clothing, collectibles and jewelry.

2100 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-7121
Email: thriftshop@allb.org
Website: www.allb.org/thriftshop.htm
HOURS:  M 10:00 to 4:00 |  Tue-Sat 10:00 to 6:00View a Map

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BluButton Boutique

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A vintage-inspired women’s boutique featuring new clothing, shoes and accessories with a retro flair and hand-selected vintage pieces.

2112 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-8780
Email: info@blubuttonboutique.com
Website: bluebuttonboutique.com
Blu Button Boutique facebook addressBlu-Button

HOURS:  Tues-Thu 12:00 to 6:00 |  Fri-Sat 11:00 to 7:00  |  Sun 12:00 to 6:00View a Map

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Déjà vu

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Vintage modern furniture and unique retro bars.

2238 E. 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-439-4539
Email: contact@dejavulongbeach.com
Website: dejavulongbeach.com

HOURS:  W – Sat 12:00 to 6:00 |  Sun 12:00 to 5:00 or by appt. View a Map

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East 4th Skate

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Skateboards, footwear, and apparel.

2120 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-856-3685
Email: East4thSkate@hotmail.com
Website: http://east4th.com/

East 4th Skate Shop facebook addressEast-4th-Skate-shop

HOURS:  Mon – Sun  11:00 to 6:30 View a Map

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Hawleywoods Long Beach Barbershop

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World-famous babershop and shaving parlor.

2234 B 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-434-5405
Website: www.hawleywoods.com

Hawleywood's Barber shop facebook pageHawleywoodsLongBeach

HOURS:  Tue – Sat 9:00 to 7:00

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Imonni

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Collection of handpicked apparel for ladies and gents.

2106 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-856-8154
Fax:562-856-8154
E-mail Address:info@imonni.com
Website: www.imonni.com
Imonni facebook pageImonniView a Map

HOURS:  Mon – Wed 12:00 to 6:30 |  Thu-Fri 12:00 to 7:00  |  Sat 11:00 to 7:00 | Sun 11:00 to 6:00

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inrestropect

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Vintageware with contemporary flair.

2122 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-6600
E-mail Address:hello.inretrospect@gmail.com
Website: www.inretrospect.co

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HOURS:  T – F 10:30 to 6:00 |  Sat 11:00 to 5:00View a Map

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La Bomba

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Vintage clothing for men and women. Shoes and accessories.

Home of the Pile Sale!

2222 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-9112
Website: http://www.LaBombaVintage.com
La Bomba Vintage Shop facebook pagelabombalbc

HOURS:  Mon – Sat 12:00 to 6:00 |  Sun 12:00 to 5:00View a Map

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Liberty

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New and Vintage Clothing for guys and gals.
Official retailer for Viva Las Vegas Mercandise. Big Ed’s Rockabilly Records.

2146 East 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-8601
Website: www.libertyvintage4thstreet.com
Liberty Vintage facebook pagelibertyvintage4thstreet

HOURS:  Sun-Fri 12:00 to 6:00 |  Sat 11:00 to 7:00View a Map

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Lil Devils Boutique

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Unique gifts and apparel for youngsters, moms and dads

2218 E. 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-439-0555
Website: www.lildevilsboutique.com
Email: sarah@lildevilsboutique.com
Lil Devils facebook pagelildevilsboutique

HOURS:  Mon – Sat 11:00 to 7:00 |  Sun 11:00 to 6:00View a Map

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Long Beach Trading Co.

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Quality apparel, footwear, and accessories, for Men and Women!

2148 E. 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-673-4995

Website: www.longbeachtradingco.com
Long Beach Trading Company facebook pagelong-beach-trading-company

HOURS:  Mon – Sun 12:00 to 7:00 View a Map

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Meow

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1940s-80s vintage/new old stock clothing and accessories

2210 E. 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-438-8990
Website: www.meowvintage.com
email: bigkitty@meowvintage.com
Long Beach Trading Company facebook pagelong-beach-trading-company

HOURS:  T – F 10:30 to 6:00 |  Sat 11:00 to 5:00View a Map

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Moxi Roller Skates

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Cultivating a new breed of lifestyle roller skaters.

2312 E. 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 267-374-9674

Website: www.moxirollerskates.com/home.html
Long Beach Trading Company facebook pagelong-beach-trading-company

HOURS:  T – F 10:30 to 6:00 |  Sat 11:00 to 5:00View a Map

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PORT

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Mens & Womens Lifestyle Boutique

402 St. Louis Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-434-Port

Email:info@portlbc.com
Website: www.portlbc.com
Port Lifestyle Boutique facebook pageportlbc
HOURS:  Tue – Sat 11:00 to 7:00 |  Sun 11:00 to 6:00View a Map

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Sneaky Tiki

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Fine vintage clothing, unique jewelry and vintage-inspired accessories.

2234 E. 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-439-2600

Sneaky Tiki Boutique facebook pagesneaky-tiki-boutique

HOURS:  Mon – Wed 12:00 to 6:00 |  Thu-Fri 12:00 to 7:00|  Sat 10:30 to 7:00|  Sun 12:00 to 6:00View a Map

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Songbird

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One-stop novelty shop for fun gifts, clothing and accessories

2240 E. 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-439-4444
Website: www.lildevilsboutique.com
Email: thehillhut@verizon.net
Song Bird facebook pagesongbird.longbeach

HOURS:  Mon – Wed 12:00 to 6:00 |  Thu-Fri 12:00 to 7:00|  Sat 10:30 to 7:00|  Sun 12:00 to 6:00View a Map

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Salon Pop & Barber Shop

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One-stop novelty shop for fun gifts, clothing and accessories

2218 E. 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-987-9200
Website: www.salonpopandbarbershop.com
Email: salonpop@gmail.com
Salon Pop facebook pagesalonpop

HOURS:  Tue 11:00 to 7:00 |  Wed-Thur 11:00 to 9:00|  Fri 11:00 to 7:00|  Sat 10:00 to 5:00View a Map———————————————————————————————

The Feed Store

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A vintage-inspired boutique that sells new & recycled goods to help feed families!

2001 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-7500
Website: www.gratefulhearts.org
Email: thefeedstorelb@gmail.com
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HOURS:  Mon – Sat 11:00 to 7:00 |  Sun 11:00 to 6:00The Feed Store Directions

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TREBOR/NEVETS

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Interior design, custom furniture, fine art, and new and vintage furnishings

2116 E. 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-901-0600

Fax: 562-901-0622
Website: www.trebornevets.com
Trebor/Nevets facebook pagetrebornevets

HOURS:  Mon – Sat 11:00 to 7:00 |  Sun 11:00 to 6:00Trebor/Nevets location, Trebor/Nevets Map

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Xcape

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Vintage, unique and hard-to-find items, American and Danish Modern

2236 E. 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
Phone: 562-433-9911
Website: www.xcapemodern.com
Email:xcape101@msn.com
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HOURS:  Mon – Tue by appt. |  Wed-Sat 12:00 to 6:00  |  Sun 12:00 to 5:00

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