Downtown Long Beach
View Events Calendar Sign up for Our Newsletter! 
Latest News Detail

 

 


Feb 28, 2013
Taste of Downtown- East Village Arts District

March 6 & 7, 2013
6pm-9pm
East Village Arts District


The Taste of Downtown series returns to the Long Beach! The series begins in the East Village Arts District on 1st Street between Linden & Elm Avenue. Many of your favorite Downtown restaurants will be serving up sample sized portions of their signature dishes, while music permeates the popular area. The Taste of Downtown East Village Arts District will feature Downtown’s best restaurants, as well as live art demonstrations.

Tickets
Tickets will be available at the event for $1 each.  

Tickets previously purchased online can be picked up at the Will Call/Ticket Booth at any of the Taste of Downtown Events.  Purchased tasting tickets are valid at ALL Taste of Downtown events.

Enjoy everything that the East Village Arts District has to offer, including: 
  • PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS and MENU ITEMS:  click here for menu & ticket prices
  • ASHA - Chicken Tawook, Falafel, Tabouli Salad, Hummus
  • Auld Dubliner - Guiness Beef Stew, Shepherds Pie, Bread Pudding
  • Beachwood BBQ - Pulled Pork Sliders with Tangy Cole Slaw, Pulled Chicken Sliders with Tangy Cole Slaw
  • Buono's Pizzeria - Gourmet & Traditional Pizza, Eggplant Parmiggiana, Farfalle Alfredo with Chicken & Broccoli
  • Cold Stone Creamery - Mini Ice Cream Pies, Ice Cream Cupcake, Ice Cream Sandwich Sampler, Ice Cream Cake Slice
  • Creme de la Crepe - Sweet Crepe, Savory Crepe
  • Gladstone's - Lobster Mac-n-Cheese, Chocolate Martini Delights
  • Hooters of Long Beach - Boneless Wings, Buffalo Chicken Sliders
  • Kabob Curry - Chicken Tikka Masala, Basmati Rice, Naan, Mango Lassi
  • Michael's Pizzeria - Lasagnetta ala Bolognese, Polpette al Forno, Mini Calzone
  • Reef Restaurant - Ahi Poke, Mini Short Rib with Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Reef House Punch
  • Rocco's Italian Deli - Meatball Sliders, Rigatoni Di Rocco
  • REVIVE Juice Bar - Organic Juices
  • The Greenhouse - Banana Bread, House Blend Coffee
  • Tropicalata - Mini Cuban Sandwich, Guava & Cheese Empanada, Potato Ball, Cuban Chorizo, Arroz con Gandules, Black Beans, Tropicalata Drinks
  • Utopia - Samba Salmon, Penne Curry, Garbazo Cucumber Salad
  • Village Grind - Chinese Chicken Salad, Mini Chicken Salad Sandwich, Sample Wraps, Coffee/Tea/Hot Cocoa
  • Wine Down Lounge - Shrimp Cocktail, Pork Sandwich, White Bean and Eggplant Dip with Pita, Mini Creme Brulee Tarts
  • LIVE MUSIC performed by Moonsville Collective
  • LIVE ART CLASSES by Brushstrokes & Beverages
  • BIKE VALET provided by East Village Association
What people have said about the Taste of Downtown:     
“This event is a lot of fun. Way more people than we expected, which is always a good thing! It’s an great way to showcase Auld Dubliner to everyone, letting them know that not only do we have great beer, we have great food!” - David Copley, Auld Dubliner

“Thank you!! We had so much fun. It was a feast for your senses…the yummy smells covered the hood. It is really cool to see the entire neighborhood out for all of these events!” - Andy & Allison Kripp, Downtown Residents and owners of The Den Barber Salon

“Working with the DLBA was a great experience and it was a privilege to participate in an event that highlights the fun and eclectic nature of the East Village and to perpetuate the growth and activity in this area.” - Angela Mesna, District Wine Bar

“It was amazing…food was spectacular!” - Ashlie Brady

Upcoming Taste of Downtown Events Include:
Taste of Downtown on Pine Avenue- June 5 & 6
Taste of Downtown at the Waterfront- August 28 & 29



 



Dialogue is Key in Visioning for Downtown Waterfront
Jun 30, 2014

Whether one is creating public policy, developing urban cores, or identifying the future of cities, ...

Read More


Changes to the Clean Team
Jun 30, 2014

Starting on Tuesday, July 1, there will be some changes and improvement to the Clean Team. Contracto...

Read More


World Cup on Pine Avenue
Jun 26, 2014

Watch the World Cup Live from the Streets of Downtown Long Beach. Cheer on the US for their July 1 ...

Read More


10 Inventive Financing Methods and Resources for Your Small Business
Jun 2, 2014

Starting a new venture or ready to grow your existing business but need help with financing? A tradi...

Read More


Welcome New Businesses!
Jun 2, 2014

The DLBA provides assistance to new businesses in Downtown, including market research, press outreac...

Read More


Enhancing the Economic Landscape
Jun 2, 2014

Downtown Long Beach is an authentic urban environment, rich with amenities, from the waterfront view...

Read More


 
Select a User
 
Current Owner:
First Name: Last Name:    
Map View