The 13th Annual Art Deco Festival takes place this weekend at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, Calif. (Courtesy of Art Deco Festival)
The 13th Annual Art Deco Festival is returning to the Queen Mary this Aug. 19-20 in Long Beach, Calif.
The 2-day festival returns to the legendary ship and celebrates the artistic movement that influenced the design of the Queen Mary – the world’s most advanced ocean liner of its time. The event is to feature spectacular live music, dancing, drinks, parties, food, history, and more onboard the ship.
Daily festival activities include shopping for favorite vintage items, marveling at authentic collectable and having your hair styled from your favorite era in the Vintage bazaar.
In addition to all of the exciting and vintage activities taking place during the event, attendees also have the opportunity to gawk over the ship herself and all of her incredible and amazing artwork and murals that are from the original voyage.
Many attendees even dress in their most authentic and vintage attire to celebrate the glory days of the Queen Mary during her service. It’s a wonderful weekend filled with history and the chance to drink, dine, dance, and discover the opulence of this by-gone era.
Art Deco Festival day passes start at $25 per person and include access to the Queen Mary, her restaurants, the Observation Bar, Art Deco Lectures and access to the Vintage Bazaar. The Art Deco Grand Pass is $229 and includes two-day access to the festival and admission to the Grand Ball, Sunday Tea Dance, all Lectures, and Vintage Bazaar access.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit queenmary.com.