Reminder: Lifeguard Memorial Swim (8/20)

The City of Long Beach Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Beach Patrol will host the 5th Annual Long Beach Lifeguard Memorial Swim on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 9:00am on National Boulevard beach. We are pleased to announce that we have added a half-mile component to the race for those who love to swim but not might be ready for a one miler. The event is in honor of all the deceased men and woman who have served on the Long Beach Lifeguard Patrol. All swimmers over the age of 16 who can swim one mile in 55 minutes or less are invited to participate. Continue reading

Long Beach Bayfront Celebration (8/19)


Come join the fun as the City of Long Beach Department of Parks and Recreation hosts a Bayfront Celebration on Saturday, August 19th from 4pm to 10pm. The event is a celebration of Music, Food, Vendors, Kids Activities & a Field Day introducing our Fall Recreation Programs, all while watching a spectacular Long Beach Sunset over the bay. Continue reading

Hooks for Heroes Summer Fluke Slam (8/27)


The Hooks for Heroes Summer Fluke Slam presented by Scotty’s Fishing Station (72 Bayside Drive, Point Lookout) will be taking place on Sunday, August 27th. The event begins at 6am with weigh-ins from 3pm until 6pm. Entry fee is $20 per person and the event supports our veterans and first responders. For more information on rules and regulations, visit the Hooks for Heroes websiteContinue reading