The Long Beach Lobster Festival is held at the Rainbow Lagoon in downtown Long Beach. The Original Lobster Festival has become a tradition for thousands of festival-goers annually. The festivals feature popular local artists, Salsa, R&B/Motown, the 70s/80s Dance Bands, along with tons of lobsters.
The main attraction at the lobster festival is Fresh Live Maine Lobsters. The “Bugs” are steamed to mouth-watering perfection in the world’s largest lobster steamers.
Long Beach Lobster Festival, award-winning Lobster Shack plates, include; sweet, succulent lobster, melted butter dipping sauce, fresh-cut lemons, coleslaw, dinner roll, and watermelon. All lobster is flown in nightly from Maine.
Guests can sample a selection of international food, browse Arts & crafts booths, or sample beer & wine gardens.
A Sports Tent lets you experience firsthand the highest-quality picture and heart-pounding sports action like never before while enjoying your lobster feasts. Kids will love the storytellers, magicians, and inflatable bouncers—free general admission to all active U.S. military personnel.
Friday 5 PM – 10 PM
Saturday 12 Noon – 10 PM
Sunday 12 Noon – 10 PM
Where is the Long Beach Lobster Festival
Rainbow Lagoon Shoreline Village Drive Long Beach, CA Area parking lots charge – $10 -$15 per day. September 7 -9, 2018.
Before or after visiting the Lobster Festival, you may want to check out the Aquarium of the Pacific. Tickets are affordable, and kids love the aquarium, and it is within easy walking distance of the festival.