Jump to navigation. A long-running gay bar named Oceania operated from the building until In the late s, John Agar Shirley Temple's first husband purchased the establishment with the intent of removing its associations with the queer community. Ripples also struggled in its early years with gender inclusion.
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The Gay Nightlife in Long Beach -
By Andrew Collins. With one of the second-busiest ports in the world and a population of more than a half-million, Long Beach is one of the West Coast's most important cities. It's proximity to L. There's much to see and do here, however, and a prominent GLBT community that convenes each May for one of the country's largest Pride Festivals. Here's a photo tour of Long Beach, from gay bars to historic neighborhoods. Accommodations and amenities at the Queen Mary , however, are understandably a bit dated.
Gay Long Beach and Orange County
On May 20 and 21, the third largest gay pride festival in the country will take place in Long Beach. Now in its 33rd year, the Long Beach Lesbian and Gay Pride Festival reflects an evolving and growing gay community with a long and rich history. In preparation for this year's pride event and its famous parade, my friends and I took a trip south from L.
Take the freeway south from downtown LA for the coastal community of Long Beach. With their own distinct gay scenes of mostly small neighborhood bars, restaurants and shops, Long Beach and Orange County towns to the southeast offer visitors a more laid-back Southern Californian experience from that of trendy West Hollywood and Downtown LA. The Brit is a neighborhood bar and grill with patio, attracts bears among their general mix.