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Open Mics in Long Beach, CA

Boomer's Cocktail Lounge

phone:562-982-4112
venue:boomerscocktails.com
event:facebook.com/boomerscocktails

Come out and share your talent at Boomers Cocktail Lounge’s Open Mic Night. Every 3rd Sunday of the Month.

All acts welcome. Comedians, Bands, Rappers, Singers, Magicians, Poets, Artists, etc.

Must be 21 or over.

Karaoke to follow immediately afterwards

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Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Jun 16
  • Sunday, Jul 21
  • Sunday, Aug 18
  • Sunday, Sep 15
  • Sunday, Oct 20

The Wine Bar

Sunday Funday Open Mic (music, poetry)
Every Sunday at 7pm

Hosted by Annie J Duong

250 West Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-590-5300
venue:lbwinebar.com
host:facebook.com/ajduong
Two songs (7-10 minutes total), until Annie switch to one song depending on how many Artists signs up. We want everyone to be able to play, so do come early if you want to be able to play more than one song. The goal is for the night to gradually becomes a jam sesh so come jam out with us!

This listing was last updated 9 months ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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  • Submitted by Annie J Duong
  • Last updated: September 9, 2018

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, Jun 16
  • Sunday, Jun 23
  • Sunday, Jun 30
  • Sunday, Jul 07
  • Sunday, Jul 14

Roxanne's Cocktail Lounge & Latin Grill

Roxannes open Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Monday at 7pm

Hosted by Shy But Flyy

1115 East Wardlow Road
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-426-4777
venue:roxanneslounge.com
host:shybutflyy.com

This listing was last updated over 1 year ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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  • Submitted by shy
  • Last updated: August 31, 2017

Upcoming Dates

  • Monday, Jun 17
  • Monday, Jun 24
  • Monday, Jul 01
  • Monday, Jul 08
  • Monday, Jul 15

Café Sevilla of Long Beach

phone:562-495-1111
venue:cafesevilla.com/long-beach
event:somopenmic.com
host:vaughanrisher.com

Previous venues in Long Beach were Pizza Pi, Shillelagh, Rebel Bite, and The Wine Bar. This new location is our biggest upward move yet - same night, better stage, lights, and sound system… as well as a return to a venue that allows all ages.

The host's connection to the music scene in Long Beach began at this mic and he is dedicated to keeping it running and providing a gateway for all the budding talent in our area.

Questions? Connect via http://facebook.com/somopenmic

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Upcoming Dates

  • Tuesday, Jun 18
  • Tuesday, Jun 25
  • Tuesday, Jul 02
  • Tuesday, Jul 09
  • Tuesday, Jul 16

Hellada Art Center

Geo. McCalip (music, poetry)
Every Wednesday at 7pm

Hosted by Geo. McCalip

117 Linden Ave.
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-435-5232
venue:hellada.us

This listening room open mic for music and poetry is in an art gallery.

Performers can expect a polite and attentive audience and an excellent sound system.

All performances are recorded and available to the performer for a nominal fee. Recordings are multi-track, studio quality.

Signups start at 6:45. The first 14 people on the list are guaranteed performance time of up to eight minutes (including setup).

Feel free to bring snacks. Beverages are available.

Street parking in the area is free after 6:00 p.m., but may be difficult to find.

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Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Jun 19
  • Wednesday, Jun 26
  • Wednesday, Jul 03
  • Wednesday, Jul 10
  • Wednesday, Jul 17

Bixby Joe's

Bixby Knolls Open Mic (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Wednesday at 6:30pm

Hosted by Brandon Baker

4245 Atlantic Ave.
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-981-0028
host:facebook.com/musicalbaker

Sign ups start at 6:30pm.

All music, poetry, and comedy is allowed.

Just be respectful of parents and mindful of children.

Buy a drink and support local talent!

This listing was last updated 11 months ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Jun 19
  • Wednesday, Jun 26
  • Wednesday, Jul 03
  • Wednesday, Jul 10
  • Wednesday, Jul 17

It's A Grind

Poetry Open Mic
Every Wednesday at 6:30pm

Hosted by Chris Stephens

4245 Atlantic Ave
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-355-8621

This listing was last updated over 2 years ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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  • Submitted by Michelle
  • Last updated: July 15, 2016

Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Jun 19
  • Wednesday, Jun 26
  • Wednesday, Jul 03
  • Wednesday, Jul 10
  • Wednesday, Jul 17

The Library Coffee House

The Library Open Mic (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Wednesday at 7:30pm

Hosted by Dakota Freeman

3418 E Broadway
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-433-2393

All arts welcomed! 6 minutes for comedians and poets ,3 songs for musicians. Piano included!

Sign ups at 6:30, mic runs 7:30-10pm

This listing was last updated over 1 year ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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Upcoming Dates

  • Wednesday, Jun 19
  • Wednesday, Jun 26
  • Wednesday, Jul 03
  • Wednesday, Jul 10
  • Wednesday, Jul 17

Viento y Agua Cafe & Gallery

Open Mike (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Thursday at 6pm
4007 E 4th Street
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-434-1182

Credits

  • Last updated: January 29

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Jun 20
  • Thursday, Jun 27
  • Thursday, Jul 04
  • Thursday, Jul 11
  • Thursday, Jul 18

Que Sera

Kool-Aid Funk Open Mic (music, comedy, poetry)
First Thursday of the month at 9pm

Hosted by J Swerve

1923 East 7th Street
Long Beach, CA
phone:N/A
venue:queseralb.wix.com/queseralb
host:instagram.com/kewlaidfunk

Come out and perform your best stuff with a LIVE BAND! All acts welcome. Rappers, Singers, Comedians, Poets etc. If you got something to get off your chest. Swing by and bless the stage.

If you do not want to perform with a LIVE BAND. Aux and A Capella is available.

----> Cash Bar is Available

This listing was last updated over 1 year ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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  • Submitted by VConscious
  • Last updated: January 30, 2018

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, Jul 04
  • Thursday, Aug 01
  • Thursday, Sep 05
  • Thursday, Oct 03
  • Thursday, Nov 07

Royal Cup Café

Art Through Song (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Friday at 6pm

Hosted by John & Tie-Oma

994 Redondo Ave
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-987-1027
venue:royalcupcafe.com
Very friendly and supportive group. All ages. No egos.

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  • Submitted by Bob
  • Last updated: February 22

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Jun 21
  • Friday, Jun 28
  • Friday, Jul 05
  • Friday, Jul 12
  • Friday, Jul 19

The Bungalow Building

event:xpressionslb.com
host:shybutflyy.com

Sign up begins @ 5:30 the day of the event - open mic begins @ 6pm.

All artists receive 5 minutes or 2 songs.

There are featured guests each month, live art, and music.

Xpressions is a free event and open to all ages.

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  • Last updated: February 28

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Jun 21
  • Friday, Jul 19
  • Friday, Aug 16
  • Friday, Sep 20
  • Friday, Oct 18

Meant To Be Cafe

Meant To Be OPEN MIC (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Friday at 7pm
969 East Broadway
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-481-0876

30 minute sets

Nothing offensive

Open to all

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  • Last updated: April 20

Upcoming Dates

  • Friday, Jun 21
  • Friday, Jun 28
  • Friday, Jul 05
  • Friday, Jul 12
  • Friday, Jul 19

Shades Of Afrika

Griot Café (music, comedy, poetry)
Every Saturday at 8pm

Hosted by Shy , Impacc

1001 E 4th St
Long Beach, CA
phone:562-436-2210
venue:shadesofafrika.com
This place is really cool sign up @ the door, all genres. Everyone is friendly and you get to go up more than one time if theres time. Its a $5 cover but its really worth it. The hosts are down to earth and awesome poets as well. Great vibes and hot tea on a Saturday way better than the club!

This listing was last updated over 3 years ago. You may want to contact the venue to confirm that the dates and time are still correct.

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  • Last updated: December 28, 2015

Upcoming Dates

  • Saturday, Jun 22
  • Saturday, Jun 29
  • Saturday, Jul 06
  • Saturday, Jul 13
  • Saturday, Jul 20

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