The annual Tiki Festival starts at 10 a.m. Saturday
and Sunday in Granada Beach. The free event brings the culture and taste of
Polynesia to Long Beach. The festival features Polynesian dancers, music and
2. The Seventh Annual Beach Water Polo Cup, touted by organizers as the biggest beach water polo event on the planet, will pitch the fire department against the police depart for bragging rights at 5 p.m. Saturday at Alamitos Bay. In addition, 60 teams will compete for the cup. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
3. In case you missed it, a 22-year-old Long Beach man and his mother were indicted for child sex trafficking. The duo is accused of prostituting a local girl starting when she was 15. If convicted they face up to life in prison and a mandatory minimum penalty of 15 years.
4. For the beer aficionados, the Long Beach Taste of Brews starts at noon Saturday at Lighthouse Park. With more than 50 local, regional and international breweries and hundreds of beers to choose from, there ought to be something for everyone. Admission range from $35 to $45 and available at TasteOfBrews.com.
5. Looking for a home in Long Beach? Check out these open houses from Zillow.