Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 11, 2010
The 27th annual Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Festival is May 15-16, 2010. Festival-goers are encouraged to bring that special someone and indulge in the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel's Escape! Romance Package. Guests are welcomed with chocolate covered strawberries and a bottle of champagne, as well as a gourmet breakfast for two at La Trattoria. This affordable special combined with an enviable location makes this Long Beach hotel a smart choice for those wishing to combine a trip to the Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Festival with great shopping, dining and night-clubbing. Rates are from $199 per night.
Positioned adjacent to the parade route, the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel is in a prime location for enjoying festival activities. The hotel’s convenient Ocean Boulevard address places guests directly within the nucleus of Long Beach’s attractions, nightlife and trendy dining venues. The hotel is also just steps from the Aquarium of the Pacific and within two miles of the famed Queen Mary and the East Village Arts District. Guests travelling to the hotel from Long Beach Airport (LGB) are just 11 miles away.
The Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Festival & Parade has become the 3rd largest in the nation, now attracting over 75,000 participants over two exciting, fun-filled days. The Festival Parade begins at 10:30 am on Ocean & Temple Avenue, proceeds west along Ocean Boulevard and concludes at Alamitos Boulevard near the Festival grounds. Entrance to the festival is $20 (each day.) Children under age 12 are free but must be accompanied by an adult, and seniors over 65 receive free admission as well. For More information visit: http://www.longbeachpride.com
About the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel
Conveniently located in downtown Long Beach, the Renaissance Long Beach hotel offers a great location near popular attractions and a variety of complimentary amenities and services. A heated outdoor pool presents the perfect spot for relaxing and enjoying the famous California sunshine. Two on-site restaurants include a casual Italian eatery and a traditional steakhouse. A sophisticated wine bar displays enough distinct labels to please even the most discerning sommelier. The hotel also offers a Starbucks – providing guests with that much-needed caffeine boost throughout the day. 374 guestrooms include plush bedding and wireless Internet access. A club level with private lounge offers the convenience of a complimentary continental breakfast and evening hors d’oeuvres. This Long Beach hotel has also earned the ENERGY STAR® label from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA.) For more information, visit the website: http://www.marriott.com/lgbrn
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