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121st Annual
Iowa By The Sea 

San Pedro, CA
Sat. July 23 2022


Eat, Socialize, & Have A Blast!
Sat. July 23 2022
10:00 am

The picnic will be held on the main pier at the bow of the Battleship IOWA this year on Saturday, July 23rd, 2022 from 10:00 am –3:00 pm! Our event will be on the bow (front) of the ship separated from other visitors with 60’X 60’ tents, cool breezes, a fantastic harbor view, and it is handicap accessible. We will arrange for a catered lunch to be served for all guests.

​All Iowans and individuals who have a connection with the State of Iowa are invited to attend the 121st Iowa By The Sea Picnic.  Our picnic is a

family-oriented, non-alcoholic event with an emphasis on fun and safety for all of our guests. 

The Conference
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About the Event


The Iowa By The Sea Picnic is a family event, with lots of activities, games, and fun for everyone! Iowans and individuals who have a connection with the State of Iowa will want to attend the 121st Iowa By The Sea Picnic! This year, the picnic will be held on Pier 87 in front of the Battleship IOWA. The ship is a historic museum located at the Los Angeles harbor in San Pedro, California. Our picnic focuses on the fun and safety of all attendees.


The picnic has been moved from the Bow area of the battleship to the Stern (fantail).  The event will be ON BOARD the ship at the Stern.

There will be:

  • Better Harbor views

  • A pleasant sea breeze

  • On board ship experience

Additionally, you have the option to pay your ticket fee by sending the remittance to our P.O. Box:

Iowa Association of Long Beach
P.O. Box 92801
Long Beach, CA. 90801


If you choose this option please send us an email so we can update our attendance records and confirm receipt. Thank you, and can't wait to see you!


2022 Company Sponsors

Picnic members are encouraged to support our sponsors by utilizing their quality goods and services.

Past Events

Pictures from the last 120 Years​ of the Iowa By The Sea Picnic!


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