Skinny House

Nicknamed the Skinny House at 708 Gladys Avenue (corner of 7th Street) in the Rose Park neighborhood of Long Beach, CA.   This extra narrow three-story house has been cited by both the Guinness Book of World Records and Ripley’s Believe It or Not as the nation’s skinniest house in the USA. The house was built on a lot measuring 10 feet by 50 feet in 1932 by Newton P. Rummonds, who received the land as a repayment for a $100 loan one year earlier.  This house was a result of…

Taste of Downtown: August 2-29, 2019

When: August 2-29, 2019 / 6:00PM to 10:00PM Where: 400 E Shoreline Dr Long Beach,CA 90802 United States Admission: Free Description: Taste of Downtown showcases Downtown’s culinary culture, where restaurants throughout DTLB come to a single place to offer patrons sample-sized portions of some of their best dishes, taking place in May, June and August in different Downtown LB locations – East Village Arts District, Pine Avenue & Promenade, and the Waterfront. Foodies unite to attend the Taste of Downtown series bringing culinary delights to a specific Downtown neighborhood over a two-day event….