The Port of Los Angeles Lobster Festival is renown for being the world’s largest lobster festival. With an abundance of fresh Maine lobster, musical performances, and lobster-themed events, it is not surprising that over 40,000 guests attend each year. Make sure you come for all the feasting and fun festivities!
The festival will take place July 14 from 5 pm to 11 pm, July 15th from 11 am to 11 pm, and July 16th from 11 am to 7 pm. General admission tickets cost $12 per person. However, you can upgrade your experience with a first class ticket. These $65 tickets include a double lobster meal: 2.5 pounds of fresh steamed Maine lobster with a special dessert, and extra sides. In addition, you will receive front line privileges for the meal line and a private bar, admission for all three days, one beverage with your meal, access to a VIP dining area, and a collectible poster. This offer is limited, so make sure to secure your first class ticket while supplies last!
There will be a wide selection of meals with everyone’s favorite ingredient -- Maine lobster! Among the delectable options are fresh lobster rolls, lobster fries, lobster mac and cheese, and lobster quesadillas. You can expect low-cost, budget-friendly lobster meals for an unbeatable $25 price. In addition to lobster, all meals come with coleslaw, potatoes, sweet bread, lemon wedges, and a delicious butter sauce.
Aside from indulging in lobster, guests can also partake in all the free entertainment offered at the festival. Lobster lovers can tour the USS IOWA or just marvel the grand drama of America’s largest port. There will also be dancing, street performers, shopping for arts and crafts, and musical performances.
International Lobster Festivals Inc. -- the only company in California that specializes in lobster-themed events -- is the proud sponsor of the Port of Los Angeles Lobster Festival. Their mission in hosting such festivals is to bring communities together, to foster civic pride, create opportunities for community groups to fundraise and provide a memorable experience for you and your family. Furthermore, International Lobster Festivals Inc. only serves American caught Maine lobsters from a well-managed, sustainable fishery. As a result of their commitment to excellence, their lobster festivals have been awarded honors like, “The Greatest Event on Earth” from festivals.com and have been voted into the “Top 100 Events in North America” by Destinations Magazine.If, after the festival, you would prefer to relax at a nearby accommodation, Ayres Hotel Manhattan Beach is the ideal choice. This boutique hotel is near Manhattan Beach and boasts all the luxuries of a contemporary California hotel. Ayres Hotel Manhattan Beach is the perfect place to recover from your lobster-induced food coma!