Friends of Bixby Park has provided programs, revitalization and renovations, including:

  • Working with the city to design a "Keep Our Parks Clean" campaign;
  • Collaborating with former Councilwoman Suja Lowenthal to bring a dedicated Farmer's Market to the park;
  • Securing a Wells Fargo grant for plants around the playground garden;
  • Winning the $15,000 Navy Heritage Grant for period appropriate light fixtures on Parcel 1;
  • Providing ongoing free children's public theater, family movie nights, and music nights;
  • Coordinating monthly park cleanups;
  • Partnering with local law enforcement and city officials to ensure park safety is a top priority.

Please apply for membership via PayPal (specify "Friends of Bixby Park Membership" in the "Purpose" box).

130 Cherry Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802