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2ND and PCH celebrates two years with Anniversary Weekend Friday, October 22nd through Sunday, October 24th

2ND & PCH, Long Beach’s premier coastal retail, dining and lifestyle center celebrates its second anniversary this month with a weekend-long celebration October 22nd through 24th to commemorate two successful years as part of the greater Long Beach community. Each day features a lineup of engaging activities, live music and entertainment. The center will also host daily contests with the opportunity to win an exclusive 2ND & PCH package. Participants can enter at the information booth on Seaport way, with winners announced before the close of each day’s activities.

Friday, October 22nd:
5:00 pm

  • Witches and warlocks costume contest

6:00 pm

  • PCH Movies and Moonlight returns for a Fall Series with a special feature of Hocus Pocus in partnership with Westerly School Long Beach
  • Costume contest winners will be announced prior to the start of the movie at 6:00 pm

Saturday, October 23rd:
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

  • Braid Bar/Hair Tinsel on Marina Drive nearest Barry’s Bootcamp
  • Caricature artist on Seaport Way

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

  • Character performances and meet and greets featuring The Little Mermaid’s Ariel, Tangled’s Flynn Ryder and Rapunzel, and Frozen’s Elsa and Anna

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

  • Live music by Gregg Young and the 2nd Street Band on the grand staircase stage
  • Daily contest winners will be announced following the musical performance

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

  • Satellite bar brought to you by Ola Mexican Kitchen (for purchase, 21 and over)

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

  • Cirque entertainment on Seaport Way

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

  • DJ on the grand staircase stage

Sunday, October 24th:
11:00 am – 1:00 pm

  • Performances from Baby and Mama Shark on the grand staircase stage followed by meet and greets on Seaport Way

11:00 am – 3:00 pm

  • Crafts hosted by Able ARTS Work located at the picnic benches nearest Johnny Was and UNTUCKit
    Balloon artist on Marina Drive nearest Barry’s Bootcamp
    Face painting on Seaport Way

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

  • DJ on the grand staircase stage

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

  • Satellite bar brought to you by Ola Mexican Kitchen (for purchase, 21 and over)

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

  • Live music by Ernando and the Nandos on the grand staircase stage
  • Daily contest winner will be announced following the musical performance

Visitors are encouraged to participate in the Kaiju Scavenger Hunt throughout the weekend. Kaiju (the center’s colorful monster located near the grand staircase) is the first ever permanent tokidoki installation in the world. In celebration of Kaiju turning 2, Kaiju keychains will be hidden throughout the center October 22nd through 24th. Those who find the hidden Kaiju keychains are encouraged to take a picture and share on Instagram using #ifoundkaiju and tagging @2nd_pch for a chance to win an additional surprise.

2ND & PCH is located at E 2nd St & Pacific Coast Hwy Long Beach, CA 90803.

Anniversary Weekend activities will take place throughout the 2ND & PCH shopping center. For the specific location of each event, visit 2ndandpch.com.

This article was released by 2ND & PCH.