This year’s theme, “The Best of Uptown,” celebrates the unique businesses, landmarks and artists of North Long Beach.
For folks who can’t make their own just yet, completed alebrijes are available for purchase all week.
Alebrijes were recently featured in Pixar’s “Coco.”
Several organizations are offering internships in the arts or scholarships to students this summer.
As unique as the circumstances were, these were also typical graduations in a lot of ways, with lots of cheering, laughter and some tears.
Long Beach Comic Expo runs Saturday, Jan. 11 to Sunday, Jan. 12 at the Long Beach Convention Center.
On Christmas Eve, Tito Rodriguez will give out 4,000 toys and 2,000 other items from his partner Diamond Supply Company.
The Hmong New Year celebration at El Dorado Park
Long Beach Transit and the Arts Council for Long Beach partnered up with Los Angeles artist Big Sleeps for a three-part collaboration.
The goal of the event is to connect the diverse population of Long Beach through a cultural and educational social event, organizers said.