Long Beach Parade of 1000 LightsThursday November 16, 2017
Enjoy a cherished holiday tradition at the 35th Annual Parade of 1,000 Lights. This free event is presented by the Shoreline Yacht Club. View the beautifully decorated vessels from three different vantage points: Shoreline village, Rainbow Harbor and from the Queen Mary. The event takes place on Saturday, December 16, 2017. Other upcoming holiday events include a Joy to the World music event/26-piece brass and percussion concert in Belmont Shore, and Aquarium Holidays at the Aquarium of the Pacific to name just a few.
Long Beach Ballet: The NutcrackerThursday November 9, 2017
Starting December 16, enjoy a re-envisioned holiday classic! The Nutcracker Ballet will be at the Long Beach Terrace Theater to dazzle and entertain audiences. This popular production is a Southern California favorite. The Nutcracker is based on the story “The Nutcracker and the King of Mice” written by E.T.A. Hoffmann and is the story of a young German girl who dreams of a Nutcracker Prince and a fierce battle against a Mouse King.
Riverdale Phase release: OCT 21!Wednesday October 18, 2017
Don’t miss your opportunity to get the new home of your dreams at Riverdale in Long Beach! The word is out that Riverdale has the spacious new homes that today’s home buyers want! Twenty homes have been sold in 30 days so there’s no time to waste. These gorgeous 3-5 bedroom homes feature gourmet kitchens with stainless appliances and granite countertops, green living features, and more. The community itself has been designed to maintain an active lifestyle with a resort-inspired pool, tot lot, and nearby park that will include turf soccer field, walking path, and fitness stations. Come visit the Riverdale sales center and tour the 4 professionally decorated models to see these beautiful new homes come to life! Pre-qualify now!
Museum Of Latin American Art in Long BeachThursday October 12, 2017
Living at Riverdale in metropolitan Long Beach means great shopping, dining, and of course, the arts! The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) is the only museum in the United States dedicated to modern and contemporary Latin American art. This modern venue has tons of incredible art in its permanent collection plus a 15,000 sq. ft. sculpture garden. It has wonderful and enriching events all throughout the year for all ages. Long Beach Museum of Art on scenic Ocean Blvd. is also a wonderful venue with a coastal location and offers a wide variety of art styles, mediums, and day to night programs to enjoy.
Long Beach loves Riverdale! New homes, amenities, AND new 3-acre parkThursday October 5, 2017
On October 4, Long Beach city officials spoke at Riverdale to show their appreciation for this beautiful and thoughtful new community. The addition of an adjacent 3.3-acre park by Riverdale builder Brandywine Homes, will add a fun and pretty place for children to play. This land was formerly vacant and now it will be a happy, vibrant place full of life. It will feature a turf soccer field, playground, restroom facility, walking path, parking and landscaping. The park will have energy efficient lighting to provide additional hours of play for Long Beach sports groups. The walking path and a series of fitness stations will provide an opportunity for healthy outdoor exercise. The playground will feature dynamic universally accessible play structures, a climbing structure, safety surfacing and colorful shade structures. Live in a stunning and spacious new home at Riverdale and enjoy this amazing park, as well as resort-style clubhouse with large sparkling pool, spa, and meeting space. Thank you to all the city and government officials who attended this special event and expressing such appreciation. At Brandywines Homes, it’s an honor to create welcoming new communities that enhance the settings we build them in. Don’t miss your chance to live in the new, gated community. Pre-qualify today!
Queen Mary Dark Harbor: SEPT 28-NOV 1Wednesday September 27, 2017
Getting ready to be scared at the annual Queen Mary Dark Harbor event just in time for Halloween. They’re not holding back either. Enjoy even more monsters, 7 mazes, ghouls, goblins and other Halloween shenanigans. Explore the haunted ship and find the 1 secret bar. Fast Fright, VIP Passes, and Overnight Packages are also available. Do you want even more scary stuff? You’re in luck. Only a short drive away is Knott’s Scary Farm with incredibly frightening clowns, more mazes, and ghoulish fun. Remember, we warned you about the clowns.
Delicious dining at Shoreline Village in Long BeachWednesday September 13, 2017
A popular spot in Long Beach for decades has been Shoreline Village. It’s a perfect place to enjoy coastal breezes, scenic views, and a nice meal. Try Parkers’ Lighthouse or Queensview Steakhouse for more fancy dining. For more casual fare, try Café Dia, Louisiana Charlies, Shenanigan’s Irish Pub and Grill, or Stefano’s Pizza. You’ll also have plenty of chances to get your snack on at Funnel House, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Blue Carousel Popcorn, and more. When you live at Riverdale by Brandywine Homes, life is a coastal city dream fully realized!
Riverdale Grand Opening!Wednesday September 6, 2017
Join us for the Official Riverdale Grand Opening from 10am to 3pm on September 9! There will be refreshments, music, fun activities and model tours all day. These gorgeous, new homes range approx. 1,900 to 2,250 Sq. Ft. and have 3 to 5 Bedrooms with contemporary floor plans for modern living. We are currently offering VIP pre-sales to buyers who have pre-qualified with our preferred lender. Anticipated pricing from the low $600,000’s and Phase 1 closings anticipated in December! Don’t miss your chance to enjoy the Southern California home of your dreams.
Spacious and Contemporary Floor Plans
Gourmet Kitchen with Stainless Appliances and Granite Countertops
Green Living Features
Resort-style Clubhouse with Pool, Spa and Cabanas, Outdoor Dining Areas, and Tot Lot
Near Major Employers, Transportation Hubs, and Shopping
Nearby Park will Include Turf Soccer Field, Playground, Walking Path, and Fitness Stations
Riverdale Sales Center COMING SOON!
4747 Daisy Avenue
Long Beach CA 90805
New exhibit space coming to Aquarium of the PacificWednesday August 30, 2017
Exciting news! The Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach is starting construction on their expansion. The new space, Pacific Visions, will a biomorphic structure that evokes the Pacific Ocean. Complementing the Aquarium’s existing building, also designed by EHDD, Pacific Visions has a façade that doubles as a ventilated rain screen, made up of more than 800 non-reflective glass panels covering an area of 18,000 square feet. Each panel is uniquely sized to accommodate the curves and angles of the building’s form. The plan’s aim is to enhance the institution’s role as a community gathering place where scientists, policymakers, and the public can celebrate the inhabitants and ecosystems of the Pacific Ocean and explore today’s most important environmental issues. The rest of the Aquarium will remain open during construction so you can enjoy all the stuff you love about the museum any time. One of the current exhibits is about frogs!
Labor Day Fun near RiverdaleWednesday August 23, 2017
Summer is almost over but the fun continues! The Long Beach Greek Festival features delicious Greek food, homemade Greek sweets, libations, carnival rides, shopping and more from Sept 2-4. The Long Beach E Hula Man Festival has all things Hawaiian from Sept 1-3. Check out Los Angeles County Fair for yummy fair food favorites, thrilling rides, and concerts. The Orange International Street Fair is a very popular fair that features amazing international food, diverse culture, and lots of people watching. The streets by the Orange Circle are assigned different countries so you wander to where your taste buds want to go. When you live in a new home at Riverdale, all of Southern California is yours!