Here is a continually evolving, and embarassingly incomplete, listing of creative, cultural, and artistic resources for the City of Long Beach.
Gazette Newspapers - Three weekly editions, each with a specific regional focus.
Long Beach Business Journal - Weekly business-focused news
Long Beach Magazine - Monthy, mostly for tourists
Press-Telegram - "Local" daily
562CityLife.com - Long Beach's Social Network
The Creativity Network - Advocacy, interviews, and involvement
Everything Long Beach - Arts, News Lifestyle, and Events
LBPost.com - News, Sports, Business, Culture, and Commentary.
LBReport.com - News & Politics, mostly.
GLOBALLB.com - Your guide to GLOBAL: Long Beach Arts Month
Downtown Long Beach Parking Map - Get the 411 on all the secret parking spots in Downtown
LimeLightLB.com - All kinds of local events
VisitLongBeach.com - Provided by the Long Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
LongBeach.gov - The official website for The City of Long Beach
Arts Council for Long Beach - Official City Arts Organization
The Historical Society of Long Beach - Exhibits, tours, & research resources
We Love Long Beach - Connecting people through gatherings, giving, and sharing.
LBCreative! - A collaboration of local artists and organizations working together to strengthen the arts and culture in our community
Long Beach Museum of Art - A beautiful spot featuring interesting works
University Art Museum - Exhibitions of world class contemporary artists
Museum of Latin American Art - A beautiful, newly rennovated space featuring exhibits of contemporary Latin American art
Long Beach Playhouse - Presenting intimate performances since 1929
The Garage Theatre - Acclaimed stagings of mostly new works
The Found Theatre - Serving up 'Alt' theatre since 1974
International City Theatre - Producing award-winning plays in my favorite venue, the Center Theatre
Musical Theater West - Presenting classics, and shows straight from Broadway, in the beautiful Carpenter Center
California Repertory Company - Top notch producions by the MFA Theatre Arts department at CSULB
Long Beach Shakespeare Company - Shakespeare and more
All American Melodrama Theater and Music Hall - Comedy, Song & Dance, Food, Drink, & Fun