Beach Cleanup, Salsa in the Plaza, Waterfront Warriors, Farmer’s Market & Art in the Plaza (Another Busy Weekend in Long Beach)

Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project: Long Beach, NY Cleanup [Central LI chapter of Surfrider]

The Central LI chapter of Surfrider & Barefoot Wines are hosting a beach clean up on July 21. Volunteers are needed! Register @

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm              

Long Beach
Oceanfront St. (Boardwalk) & Edwards Blvd.
Long Beach, NY 11561
look for the Surfrider tent!

Volunteers are also invited to attend a celebration, organized by Surfrider Foundation, featuring surf-inspired fare.  Tickets for the celebration will be distributed at the cleanup.

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Beach House
906 West Beech Street
Long Beach, NY 11561

Please note that all events are limited to those 21 years of age or older.

Salsa in the Plaza (Long Beach Latino Civic Association)

Along side the Farmer’s Market & Art in the Plaza is the first annual Salsa in the Plaza!

This one day fiesta for all will showcase a wide variety of activities for people of all ages. There will be food tasting from several local Latino restaurants, as well as homemade dishes from our woman’s committee. The Youth group will be operating a face painting both for children. The Salsa in the Plaza will take place at Kennedy Plaza in Long Beach on Saturday July 21st from noon until 4 pm.

All are invited to come down, and all donations go to our woman’s committee, youth group, environmental research, and the Long Beach Latino Civic Association, a nonprofit organization committed to the betterment of tomorrow for all.

Long Beach Waterfront Warriors Arrive in Long Beach! 5K Run on the Boardwalk and Welcome Parade this Sunday!

For information on the race, parade and other LBWW activates, please visit www.LBWATERFRONTWARRIORS.ORG

Who: Waterfront Warrior Visit to Long Beach 
What: 5K and Welcome Parade 
Where: 5K Race at Riverside Boardwalk 8AM – 11AM 
Welcome Parade begins at 3PM at Ohio Ave & West Beech St. 
When: Sunday, July 22, 2012

Please view the press release for this event here: Press Release

Art In The Plaza

6909698Art In The Plaza is a City of Long Beach sponsored weekly art exhibition at Kennedy Plaza in association with local arts organizations: West End Arts, Long Beach Art League, Artists In Partnership and others.  There will be a rotating cast of artists from all genres of art, both visual and non-visual.

It’s going to start May 16th and run every Sunday to November 14th, from 10am to 6pm.  If you would like to get involved or want more information, please check out their website:

Thanks Scott for all the info!