As the team behind Long Beach Stuff, we are thrilled to guide both locals and visitors through the exciting events and happenings in Long Beach, especially as we enter the vibrant month of May. 

Our beautiful city is bursting with activities, and we are here to ensure you don’t miss out on any of the fun!

Grand Prix - Long Beach, CALong Beach Grand Prix – A Highlight of May

Kick off the month with the thrill of the Long Beach Grand Prix. Scheduled for early May, this event is not just a race; it’s a multi-day festival that celebrates speed, technology, and community. 

The streets of Long Beach transform into a high-speed racetrack where professional drivers compete while spectators enjoy live entertainment, exhibitions, and gourmet food experiences.

Cultural Festivals and Art Shows

May is a month of cultural celebrations in Long Beach. From art walks to music festivals, there are numerous events to feed your soul and creative spirits. 

Join us at the Long Beach Art Walk, happening in the heart of the city, where local artists display and sell their works. It’s a fantastic opportunity to support local talent and perhaps find that perfect piece of art for your home.

Family Friendly Activities - Long Beach, CAFamily-Friendly Activities

For families looking for fun, the Aquarium of the Pacific is hosting its annual Urban Ocean Festival this May. It’s a wonderful chance to learn about marine life while enjoying interactive displays, arts and crafts, and ocean-themed activities. 

Also, don’t miss the “Movies on the Beach” series which begins in late May, offering free family-friendly movies under the stars.

Long Beach Pride

One of the most anticipated events this month is the Long Beach Pride, which celebrates diversity, love, and acceptance. Featuring a vibrant parade and festival, it’s a time when the community comes together to celebrate inclusion and diversity. 

Expect live music, dance performances, and lots of colorful displays, making it a memorable experience for everyone.

Outdoor and Wellness Events

As the weather warms up, our outdoor and wellness events are in full swing. Participate in the Long Beach 5K run along the scenic marina, or join one of the many yoga classes held in parks throughout the city. These events are perfect for staying active and enjoying the beautiful May weather.

Night Markets and Food Festivals

Food lovers will rejoice in the variety of night markets and food festivals scheduled this May. Experience the tastes of Long Beach at the Long Beach Street Food Festival, featuring dishes from around the world, crafted by the best local chefs and food trucks.

Stay Updated with Long Beach Stuff

At Long Beach Stuff, we’re passionate about bringing you the best of what our city has to offer. Visit our website, sign up for our local app, and follow us on social media to stay updated on all things happening in Long Beach. 

Whether you’re a resident or a visitor, we are your ultimate guide to enjoying Long Beach to the fullest this May.