Entertainment Permit

A permit must be issued by the City before any person can carry on, maintain or conduct any entertainment activity within the city boundaries (LBMC 5.72).

Entertainment Forms:

Applications must be submitted with a floor plan and the applicable items listed in the Additional Application Requirements link above. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Applications can be submitted at the Business License Counter from 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM.

City of Long Beach
333 W. Ocean Boulevard, 4th Floor
Long Beach, CA 90802

Phone number: (562) 570-6649
Fax number: (562) 570-5099

Upcoming Hearings:

There are no upcoming entertainment hearings scheduled at this time.

Additional Links:

Occasional Event Permit - To request a conditional entertainment permit for a one-time event.

Business License - A primary business license must be obtained prior to applying for your entertainment permit. Click on the link for more information on how to apply for a business license.