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2ND & PCH announces family-friendly experiences in May

2ND & PCH, Long Beach’s open air coastal retail, dining and lifestyle center, invites the community to stay, shop, dine and relax this May with a number of outdoor experiences. Seaport Way continues to be closed to vehicular traffic providing additional common area seating and unique experiences for guests to enjoy responsibly.

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, beloved band Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuéllar joins the acclaimed Ballet Folklórico de Los Ángeles for a live performance on Sunday, May 2nd from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. near the grand staircase. Regarded as one of the nation’s premier Mexican folk dance companies, Ballet Folklórico de Los Ángeles is esteemed for their collaborations with Grammy-winning artists such as Lila Downs and most recently with Disney Studios, dancing at the premiere of Pixar’s movie Coco and later performing the film’s Academy Award-winning song, “Remember Me” at the Oscars. The dance troupe returns to the center on Wednesday, May 5th for a second performance 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in front of the grand staircase. Then, the Santa Ana-based mariachi band Mariachi Corazon de Maria will perform 6 p.m. to 8:00 pm on the grand staircase.

2ND & PCH is a perfect place to spend Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 9th with shopping and dining in addition to enjoying a live performance by local singer-songwriter, Lisa Ritchie 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the grand staircase. Follow 2ND & PCH on Instagram and Facebook to participate in a special Mother’s Day social media giveaway for the opportunity to win a giftcard for LATHER or gorjana.

PCH Movies & Moonlight returns on Thursday, May 20th at sunset with a special feature of The Secret Life of Pets in partnership with bark! bark!. Movies are complimentary to the community; self-seating will be available on a first-come first-serve basis. Guests are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets. 2ND & PCH offers an array of restaurants, retailers and specialty services within the center for the community to enjoy before, during or after the movie.

Long Beach Opera presents Philip Glass’s Les Enfants Terribles Friday, May 21st through Sunday, May 23rd at 8 p.m. Spectators will enjoy a private drive-in opera experience located on the top floor of the southern parking structure. This is a private event, tickets are available with a season subscription to the Long Beach Opera, on sale now at www.longbeachopera.org.

Creative Communal Makers Market returns on Sunday, May 23rd 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. along Seaport Way. This uniquely curated open-air market features handcrafted treasures with over twenty local makers, kids activities, a creative photo op and live music.

2ND & PCH remains committed to health and wellness and is taking extra precautions to ensure the community feels welcome and safe while visiting the center. For the latest information and details about 2ND & PCH health and safety protocols and a complete list of tenants visit 2ndandpch.com or interact with us via Instagram or Facebook.

About 2ND & PCH

2ND & PCH invites you to a coastal experience with marina views where you will find national, regional, and locally grown best-in-class retailers and restaurateurs. Art & Culture intersect with walkable streetscapes in a community urban village. Our casual yet elegant style connects outdoor living with the SoCal lifestyle as a destination to create memories. With over 1,000 parking spaces, free Wi-Fi, fire pits, water features, lush landscaping, dedicated bicycle lanes and hospitality focused amenities, we welcome you to take in the views while you stay, shop, dine and relax.

About CenterCal Properties, LLC

CenterCal Properties, LLC, founded in 2004 by Fred Bruning and Jean Paul Wardy, is a full-service commercial real estate company in the business of investing, developing, leasing, and managing its projects. CenterCal excels in, and is best known for, creating destinations throughout the western United States with a unique strategy of “placemaking,” which emphasizes the importance of developing spaces with a sense of community.

Bruning and Wardy’s creative vision and passion for development, coupled with CenterCal’s internal expertise, are evident in the properties the company owns and operates today. In the Pacific Northwest, those include: Bridgeport Village, Nyberg Woods and Nyberg Rivers in Oregon, and The Village at Totem Lake, Valley Mall, The Terminal at Ballard and The Trails at Silverdale in Washington. The Intermountain Region properties include: Mountain View Village, Station Park and Canyon Corners in Utah and The Village at Meridian and Treasure Valley Marketplace in Idaho. California is home to: The Veranda, The Collection at Riverpark, 2ND & PCH and Plaza 183. In addition, Mountain View Village Phase 2 in Riverton, Utah is a project currently under development. For more information on all of CenterCal’s properties, please visit www.centercal.com.

The article above was released on behalf of 2ND & PCH.