Culture

Why we have a Martin Luther King Jr. parade and celebration

Every year around January 15th, all around the country we celebrate and remember the Reverend…

The History of New Year Resolutions

The ancient Babylonians are said to have been the first people to make New Year…

The Best Free Long Beach Christmas Displays to Enjoy with the Family

Christmas can be hard on the wallet. After spending money on presents, travel, hosting parties,…

History of the Christmas Wreath

A STAPLE OF CHRISTMAS FESTIVITIES Despite the use of wreaths in pagan worship in the…

Me Gusta Gourmet Tamales

Me Gusta Gourmet Tamales As a frequenter of Long Beach farmer’s markets, I often found…

History of the Tamal

The beloved tamale, one of the most important Latin American contributions to the culinary arts, has universal appeal

History of the Mariachi

From a cover of Gloria Gaynor’s I Will Survive to Blink 182’s All The Small…

Long Beach International Tamales Festival

Long Beach Living is happy to announce the first ever Long Beach International Tamales Festival 2021,…

5 Non Traditional Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving

  As Turkey Day approaches, many of us are already in full planning mode for…

National Native American Heritage Month

It is officially National American Heritage Month! What does that mean you ask? It is…