The Lobsters Are All Over The Port Again

September is the Lobsterfest time of the year near the Port of Los Angeles, and 2010 is no exception. Use the handy guide below to determine which Lobster Festival is right for you. Then, like David Foster Wallace, Consider The Lobster. And again. And again. Godspeed!

  Original Long Beach Lobster Festival Port of Los Angeles Lobster Festival Redondo Beach Lobster Festival Red Lobster Lobsterfest®
Date September 10-12, 2010 September 17-19, 2010 September 24-26, 2010 Dates vary annually
Location Rainbow Lagoon (Long Beach) Ports O’Call Village (San Pedro) Seaside Lagoon (Redondo Beach) Various locations
Google-Friendly URL http://www.
State of Lobster Origin Maine Maine Maine Contact your server
Terrestrial Radio Sponsor KLOS KROQ KLOS NA
Musical Act(s) PEACE FROG: Tribute to Jim Morrison and THE DOORS, Bonne Musique Zydeco, more John Doe & Exene Cervenka of X, Dengue Fever, Gram Rabbit, Saint Motel, The Growlers, Fitz & The Tantrums, Section Quartet, much more (WIN TICKETS HERE) Open Wide All-Dentist Rock Band, Steely Dan Tribute, Beatles Tribute, Beach Boys Tribute, etc NA
Cost Does it matter? It happened last weekend $9 at door; $7 in advance, more for lobsters; win tix here $6-$10 in advance; $2 more at doors Varies based on selection. All selections come with cheesy biscuits.
Special Recipes NA Pirate Fruitcakes Vodka Lobsters NA. However, fun blog here.

Veggie Bento Tomato Lobster by Sakurako Kitsa on Flickr.