Upcoming Concerts

The Peninsula Arts Center presents the best and brightest in the Northwest music scene in an intimate house-concert-style setting with professional production and staging at the Peninsula Arts Center on Pacific Avenue in Long Beach.

Concerts benefit the Long Beach Peninsula Acoustic Music Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization.

The Peninsula Arts Center is a Fair Trade Music venue.

Take a tour of our Gallery of Past Concerts!

Click to see a full Calendar of Concerts.


2020 Schedule

Unless otherwise noted, all shows are at 7:00 PM (doors at 6:30) and tickets are $15.
Beer, wine, and other refreshments are available.

Open Mic

We hold an open mic the Friday night before each concert. Signups start around 6:30, and the music begins at 7PM. Singers, instrumentalists, poets, spoken-word artists, stand-up comedians, and dramatists are all welcome. Or, just come to listen – and be amazed by the breadth of talent we have on the Long Beach Peninsula!


The January 22nd concert with Steve Frost
has been moved to 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25th, 7PM

One of the Peninsula’s finest guitarist/singer/songwriters.
Admission: $5 at the door.
RESERVATIONS: events@peninsulaartscenter.org or call Bill at (360) 901-0962

The Local Artists Series is sponsored by


February 1st, 7PM
Curlew’s Call
Rollicking Celtic and maritime songs and tunes.
A favorite from last year’s Coastal Celtic Music Festival on the Long Beach Peninsula.LISTEN TO “A WALK IN THE IRISH RAIN”


Wednesday, February 5th, 7PM
Greg Parke
A popular and well-know local entertainer.
Admission: $5 at the door.
RESERVATIONS: events@peninsulaartscenter.org or call Bill at (360) 901-0962
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The Local Artists Series is sponsored by


February 8th, 7PM
Tony Furtado with Luke Price
Two master of acoustic slide guitar and banjo and fiddle.
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February 15th, 7PM
Terry Robb
Virtuoso acoustic guitar – blues and more.
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Wednesday, February 19th, 7PM
Chuck Whittey with Janet Clark
One of our favorite songwriters.
Admission: $5 at the door.
RESERVATIONS: events@peninsulaartscenter.org or call Bill at (360) 901-0962.
The Local Artists Series is sponsored by


Wednesday, February 26th, 7PM
The Kathryn Claire Trio
“Eastbound for Glory” CD Release Concert.
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Thursday, February 27th, 10AM
A Songwriting Workshop with Kathryn Claire

Kathryn, no stranger to Arts Center audiences, will once again be presenting a songwriting workshop the morning of her Saturday evening concert.

This will be a very hands-on workshop, with attention to telling stories and conveying emotions and feelings through lyrics, as well as presenting concepts around song structure.

Her workshops are always inspirational as well as educational.

The cost for this workshop is $20.

Email events@peninsulaartscenter.org or call Bill at (360) 901-0962 to reserve a place.


February 29th, 7PM
Silver Lake 66
New country songs done in an old-country style.
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