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September 2017
September 15 @ 12:00 pm - October 28 @ 12:00 am
Hollywood Forever Cemetery,
6000 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90038 United States
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The 18th Annual Día De Los Muertos Festival: The Legacy of Posada – El Legado de Posada

At the 18th Annual Día de los Muertos, we tip our feather and flower adorned hat to the Mexican artist Jose Guadalupe Posada. Over 100 years ago, Posada gave us many of the foundational images of Día de los Muertos that are still venerated today and which have become treasured images of Mexican culture and identity. J.G. Posada reminds us that art is power – political and social speech – mass produced by the printing presses and now social media.…

September 16, 2017 - May 27, 2018
West Hollywood Park,
647 N. San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90048 United States
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Jose Dávila: Sense of Place

A six ton concrete sculpture will be on view to the public in West Hollywood Park from sunrise to sunset through November 2017 before disassembling into 40 individual sculpture pieces and then migrating throughout the city to be reinstalled in approximately 20 different public sites. Site locations and public programming will be announced throughout the exhibition to celebrate the sculpture’s migration. LAND commissioned Guadalajara-based artist Jose Dávila to create “Sense of Place”, a multi-site, large-scale, public sculpture exhibition migrating through,…

September 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Aquarium of the Pacific,
100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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16th Annual Baja Splash Cultural Festival

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month and Mexican Independence Day, the Aquarium of the Pacific will host its sixteenth annual Baja Splash Cultural Festival featuring live entertainment, crafts, educational programs, and special activities. This Aquarium weekend festival celebrates the beauty and diversity of Hispanic cultures through song, dance, art, and cultural displays. Mariachi music, Mexican folkloric and Aztec dance troupes, interactive mural painting, Salvadoran dance, Guatemalan performances, and other special programs are featured. Guests can also learn more about…

September 24 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
El Pueblo Historical Monument,
125 Paseo de la Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Latinos Living Healthy: “Feria de Salud”

his event will gather families from across Los Angeles for a day-long cultural festival focused on healthy eating, physical activity, and wellness while celebrating Latino cultural traditions. There will be a variety of health screenings, fun physical activity and healthy cuisine to celebrate Latino music, family, health and culture! Sponsor: The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)

September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Van Nuys Civic Center,
14350 Sylvan St,
Los Angeles, CA 91401 United States
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Van Nuys Arts Festival #vnaf2017

Van Nuys Arts Festival

#vnaf2017 LA City Councilwoman Nury Martinez of CD6 and CHAMPION CITY are excited to present the San Fernando Valley community with the first VAN NUYS ARTS FESTIVAL! THE EVENT HIGHLIGHTS THE SFV COMMUNITY THROUGH ITS ARTS AND CULTURE! PROGRAM includes: Live Musical Performances Art Book Fair Vinyl Pop-Up Store Live Mural Paintings Museum Pop-Up’s with artifacts of the SFV Classic Car Show reflecting the iconic Van Nuys Blvd. cruise scene Silent Disco DJ party Art and Photography Exhibitions Zine Workshop…

September 30 - October 1
Watts Towers Arts Center Campus,
1727 E. 107th St
Watts, CA United States
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Watts Towers Festival 2017

Watts Towers Day of the Drum Festival and Simon Rodia Watts Towers Jazz Festival

36th Annual Watts Towers Day of the Drum Festival 41st Annual Simon Rodia Watts Towers Jazz Festival September 30th & October 1, 2017 Artistic Directors: Rosie Lee Hooks, Patrice Rushen & Munyungo Jackson   Group Descriptions & Line Up Artist: Synthia SAINT JAMES, Noted Visual Artist, Author and Educator   36th Annual Watts Towers Day of the Drum Festival MC : Ndugu Chancler, James Janisse   11:00 a.m. Alaadun –“Yoruba ground blessing uniting all cultures based on common themes and…

October 2017
October 7 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wilmington Waterfront Park,
1004 W. C Street
Wilmington, CA United States
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Latino L.A. Festival

A day fit for family fun will have traditional Latin American art performances that enrich the Latino culture. For the younger members of the family there will be a rock climbing wall, arts and crafts, an obstacle course, and face painting. After everyone has exhausted their energy on fun activities. Sponsors: Mayor Eric Garcetti , Councilmember Gil Cedillo, LAUSD Board Member Monica Garcia, Latino Heritage LA., SBS Radio La Raza 97.9, Mega 96.3, Hoy, LA Times, El Aviso, Del Real,…

October 7 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Center for the Arts Eagle Rock,
2225 Colorado Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90041 United States

The 18th Annual Eagle Rock Music Festival

The 18th Annual Eagle Rock Music Festival (ERMF) is produced by Center for the Arts Eagle Rock in partnership with Councilmember Jose Huizar and CD14. This “By Locals, For Locals” community festival celebrates the diverse talent and imagination of the musicians, artists, community members and local businesses of Northeast Los Angeles. Saturday, October 7th, 2017 Get Involved with ERMF Now Seeking Volunteers! Now Accepting Band, Visual Artist, Film Maker, Sponsorship, and Vendor Submissions! Visit eaglerockmusicfestival.org for more info

October 25 - November 2
El Pueblo Historical Monument,
125 Paseo de la Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Day of the Dead — Novenario Procession

As part of the Day of the Dead celebration, join a Pre-Colombian Novenario procession and blessing each night beginning at 7:00 p.m.

October 25 - November 2
El Pueblo Historical Monument,
125 Paseo de la Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
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Día de los Muertos Festival

Día de los Muertos is, in fact, a celebration of life – it is not a time to mourn our loved ones, rather it is a time to remember the lives they lead and the many things they enjoyed during that life. Death is a part of life, and so we honor it. Día de los Muertos at Olvera Street is the only celebration of its kind in Los Angeles – A nine (9) day festival, with altars on display,…


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