Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide: March 14 – 17, 2013

The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide is here and awaiting your review. We have compiled a list of some things to relieve weekend boredom and get you away from chores for a little bit. Look through the list and plan something for the weekend. Bring a fantastic story to the water cooler Monday morning.

Wednesday 06/28 20%
Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the upper 50s.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 06/29 20%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 67F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 06/30 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 66F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 07/01 10%
Partly Cloudy
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 67F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Sunday 07/02 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 68F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.

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Phil Spector Documentary Film Screening 

WHEN: March 14, 7:30PM
WHERE: Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) – Bing Theater
5905 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
WHAT: This HBO Films production stars Al Pacino, playing the role of Phil Spector. The film explores the 2007 trial where Spector faces charges of murdering actress Lana Clarkson. Enjoy the perspectives of Spector and the dynamic that is brought with the interaction between him and his defense attorney, Linda Kenney Baden.
COST: Free, however it is first come, first serve – arrive early to ensure a ticket.

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Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular

WHEN: March 15, 11PM
WHERE: Carpenter Performing Arts Center
6200 East Atherton Street
Long Beach, CA 90815

WHAT: This is the 3-D laser video experience of a lifetime. Two hours of classic Pink Floyd accompanied by a laser light show that will dazzle and impress even the most hardcore concert goer. The Carpenter Performing Arts Center has recently installed a state-of-the-art sound system that will deliver all the incredible sounds from Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon and The Wall albums. So eat your meat so you can have some pudding and be wow-ed by the sights and sounds of this major experience.
COST: $28 (Ticket information)

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Funkalicious at the Grand Annex

WHEN: March 16, 8PM
WHERE: The Grand Annex
434 W. Sixth Street
San Pedro, CA 90731 

WHAT: Go retro and get your funk on with the throwback to the ’70 band. These guys have worked with famous groups like Parliament Funkadelic and Earth Wind and Fire. Come out and enjoy a high energy show that will bring on the nostalgia like no body’s business.
COST: $15 in advance, $20 at the door (Ticket information)

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The Humble Hooligans 

WHEN: March 17, 3:00PM
WHERE: The Auld Dubliner Irish Pub
71 South Pine Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90802

WHATCelebrate St. Patrick’s with authenticity. The Auld Dubliner decor has been imported from Ireland to ensure the real look and feel of a pub. The Humble Hooligans put a unique spin on traditional Irish tunes. Be green, have a good time and be a part of the Irish in Long Beach.
COST: $10 cover

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“Diana: Legacy of a Princess” at the Queen Mary

WHEN: Now through June 16, 2013
WHERE: The Queen Mary
1126 Queens Hwy.,
Long Beach, CA 90802

WHAT: Princess Diana is one of our most iconic figures of the modern age. The Queen Mary host a 9,000 square foot display of items that represent and immortalize the beloved Princess. Items diplayed include gowns worn by the late princess and other items held dear by her. Have a royal experience and see what Princess Diana held close to her heart.
COST: $34.95 Adult – $23.95 Child (Age 5-11) (Ticket information)

Comment below and let us know if these are the kinds of events that you like doing. Also, feel free to make suggestions for other weekend events that are coming down the pipe. Most importantly, have a great weekend and enjoy your time away from work!

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