Downtown Long Beach

Taste of Downtown Series

Location: East Village, Pine Avenue, and Waterfront

6pm - 10pm

Price: Free Admission and $1 per Tasting Ticket

Join us for the 2018 series as the Taste of Downtown returns to Downtown Long Beach. 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 April, June, and August in different Downtown LB locations – East Village Arts District, Pine Avenue, and the Waterfront.

Participate in Taste of Downtown

All Downtown restaurants are invited to participate in the Taste of Downtown series. For more information or to sign up, CLICK HERE.

UP NEXT: Taste of Downtown – Waterfront

Date – August 29-30

The Taste of Downtown will take place at 3 different locations throughout the year (April 25-26, June 6-7, August 29-30) from 6PM-10PM each evening. Taste of Downtown on Pine Ave. is the next event on June 6-7. Beachwood Brewery is the beer host for the event.

Price: FREE Admission – $1 per Tasting Ticket

Tasting Tickets may be purchased the day of the event, or in advance by clicking on the PURCHASE TICKETS button above. Please note that only tickets purchased in 2018 may be used for this year’s Taste events. Tickets purchased in previous years will NOT be accepted.

Through purchasing tickets online, you will be automatically entered to win a family 4-pack of tickets to either the Queen Mary or the Aquarium of the Pacific.

Parking is available for Shoreline Village visitors for $2.00 first 2 hours, then $2.00 every 20 minutes with validation otherwise $2.00 every 20 minutes. Additional is at the Pike Parking structure free for the first 30 minutes and $3 per hour. Validation for The Pike Parking Structure for 2 Free Hours is available in the retailers and restaurants of The Pike Outlets.  There is also a parking structure across from the Aquarium of the Pacific. Read signs for associated fees.

A huge thank you to our Taste of Downtown – Waterfront event sponsors Epic Entertainment Group, The Auld Dubliner, and Port of Long Beach! An additional thank you to our craft beer sponsor Beachwood Brewery!

Participating Restaurants in Taste of Downtown – Waterfront (List Updated Daily):

  • The Auld Dubliner
  • Buono’s Authentic Pizzeria
  • Chelsea Chowder House & Bar
  • Dog Hause
  • The Federal Bar
  • Gladstone’s
  • Plant Junkie Cafe
  • Q Smokehouse
  • Sir Winston’s Restaurant and Lounge
  • The ThickShake Factory