For almost a century, this trendy neighborhood has been breaking down the walls of perception either through activism, art, or social change. Also known as East Village, this is where the independent retailers, artists, and galleries can be found in Long Beach. The neighborhood is known for its eclectic mix of housing, from high-rise condos to crafted cottages.
Every other Saturday, this street hosts the Second Saturday Art Walk, which includes artists receptions, special events in the nearby shops and galleries, and public installations and displays. Drama enthusiasts should visit for the Tour des Artistes in June, a unique street festival that includes visual artists from a variety of genres.
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