Pirate Invasion of Long Beach / Mermaid Festival
July 1-2, 2017
"New Awesome Location"
Shoreline Aquatic Park
100's of costumed Pirates and 3 Pirate ships will descend on the Shoreline Park 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 . 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"