100's of costumed Pirates and 3 Pirate ships will descend on the Belmont Pier for 2 days of all things Pirate. Sword fights, cannon and musket battles, a treasure hunt, adult and children's costume contest, an interactive kid's zone, arts and craft vendors, live and dj entertainment on our stages, food and grog, a living history encampment, a live production of "Treasure Island", and this year we've added Mertropolis an area where 50 mermaids will reside, have a Mermaid themed village and taking advantage of Long Beach's new Olympic pools we will have the first Mermaid Olympics. This event has grown leaps and bounds and this Year we expect crowds of up to 10,000 guests over the 2 days.
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 p.m.
Admission is FREE - Food, Beverage and Merchandise for sale
Pirate Invasion 5K Run - Walk
2017 Date to Be Announced
START TIME: 9:00am PDT
END TIME: 11:00am PDT
PRICE: $30.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
REGISTRATION: Registration ends June 24, 2016 at 11:59pm PDT
Special Thanks to Rene Gleason, Admiral Dagger of Dagger’s Seahawks and the Velvet Bedouin. The Encampments, the Pirate Village, the Battles, the Sword-fights, the Kid’s Treasure Hunt Coordinator for Pirate Invasion 2015
AND to Laura Jones of Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Troupe, 2 Hip Tribal, the Pirate Invasion’s Belly Dance Performer Coordinator.
Click here to download / view Retail Vendor Requirements - Application
Selling vendors are required to obtain a Special Events Vendor Permit from the
Business License Department for the event. The current fees are $50.37 PER DAY.
Link to the City of Long Beach Licensing Application Click Here. On that page see
heading "Special Events" at the bottom of that heading i s a link to the application...
"Special Events Vendor Application"
Food Vendors will need will need a "Temporary Food Facility Permit"