Aquarium of the Pacific

  • News

    May 31, 2012

    Is Long Beach Biketown USA?

    The seaside city reinvents itself (again) by hitching its civic reputation to cycling culture

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    Ten Great Seafood Restaurants in Orange County

    ​You wouldn't go to a seafood restaurant to only eat the calamari. So why would we populate a list of seafood joints and only stick with the predictable, not to mention expensive, options? So for this list, we've drizzled on a few food trucks, some Asian eateries, a fish and chip shop and a marisc ... More >>

  • News

    June 23, 2011

    100 Reasons to Be Ecstatic About Summer In OC!

    Summer here is bliss, better than anyplace else in the States

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2011

    [UPDATE] 5 Die in Long Beach Plane Crash. Tom Dean, Laguna Beach Developer, and Bruce Krall, Ladera Ranch Banker, Among the Dead

    ​UPDATE, MARCH 21, 4:10 P.M.: The doomed twin-engine plane pilot who died in Wednesday morning's Long Beach Airport crash has been identified as Kenneth Earl Cruz.The 43-year-old Culver City resident worked for Rainbow Air of Long Beach, had been a commercial pilot since 2003 an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2010

    Lemon Sun Swim With The Fishes

    ​This Friday, Los Angeles band Lemon Sun will be playing a show at the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific with a host of other vintage-rock minded DJs and bands. Lemon Sun vocalist Rob Kolar explains that playing  for a captive audience of sea creatures will be a first."We just don't want the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Seize BP Sets Sights on Shamed Oil Company and Long Beach Aquarium

    ​The national Seize BP Campaign--it has organized demonstrations against British Petroleum through Thursday in more than 50 cities across the country--is coming to Long Beach Wednesday to protest the shamed oil company and a new target: Aquarium of the Pacific."The Aquarium, which claims its missi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2009

    Shark Summer: Here We Go Again?

    You'll be forgiven if you take a fleeting glance at the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific's latest tourist-season promotion and feel deja vu all over again. After all, posters with teeth-blaring maneaters and a "Shark Summer" logo with an ominous fin replacing the "a" in shark do evoke memories of ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 28, 2008

    Soul Surfing

    Connecting With Earth: The Spiritual Link

  • Calendar

    December 6, 2007

    Surf on Our Turf

    Catch a Wave

  • Film

    August 3, 2006

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the Week: The Big Sleep

  • Columns

    March 30, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Rock On
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  • Features

    October 20, 2005
  • Features

    January 29, 2004

    Queen Scary

    In a match made in hell, Long Beach and the Queen Mary are killing each other