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!


 2017 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!


May 27th – Casey Neill and Johnny Connolly
An evening of Celtic and Celtic-inspired Tunes and Songs


June 10th – The Half Hearted
One of our favorite duos. Great singing, songwriting, and playing


June 24th – Aaron Larget-Caplan
Guitar virtuoso moves seamlessly between baroque, classical and contemporary music


July 8th – Cal Scott
Cal has a new album out and is bringing it to the Arts Center


July 22nd – Bob Soper and Elizabeth Nicholson
Modern and traditional Celtic music on harp, violin, and guitar