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Championing Arts, Culture, and Creativity for LA!

As a leading, progressive arts and cultural agency, DCA empowers LA’s vibrant communities by: supporting and providing access to quality visual, literary, musical, performing, and educational arts programming; managing vital cultural centers; preserving historic sites; creating public art; and funding services provided by arts organizations and individual artists.

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    York Chang: Finding Fluencies Virtual Artist Talk

    Aug 20 - @ 01:00pm - 01:00pm

    Working across painting, installation, photography, and performance, COLA 2022 Design/Visual Art Fellow York Chang’s conceptual art blurs the boundaries between …

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    Arroyo Seco Cine Club – Pattern Rhythm Rock

    Aug 17 - @ 08:00pm - 08:00pm

    Pattern Rhythm Rock presented by Arroyo Seco Cine Club hosted by Art In The Park at Hermon Park 5568 Via Marisol, …

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    Third Annual Leimert Park Jazz Festival

    Aug 27 - @ 11:00am - 09:00pm

    The Leimert Park Jazz Festival is one of LA’s premier summertime events, serving our culturally diverse and family-friendly community. Our …

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    Peruvian Festival Chim Pum Callao LA 2022

    Aug 20 - @ 02:00pm - 11:30pm

    Peruvian Fest Chim Pum Callao LA is exposing Peruvian culture to the City of Los Angeles. Celebrating the anniversary of …

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    7th Annual Haiti International Film Festival

    Aug 20 - @ 11:00am - 10:00pm

    You’re invited to the 7th Annual Haiti International Film Festival. This is a two-day-long celebration of Haitian culture through film …

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    Community Band in the Park

    Oct 1 - @ 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Art in the Park in Partnership with Neighborhood Music School  Present Community Band at Hermon Park Calling all musicians searching for …

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    Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival

    Aug 25 - @ 07:00pm - 09:30pm

    BEGINS AUGUST 6 MACBETH by William Shakespeare August 6 – September 4 Wednesday – Sunday @ 7:00 pm Something unexpected …

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    Aug 21 - @ 03:00pm - 08:00pm

    Grand Park, powered by The Music Center, continues to celebrate its momentous 10th anniversary with another free signature event for Angelenos: the …

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