SUPERVISOR GLORIA MOLINA ANNOUNCES
“SUMMER ARTSFEST 2010” AT THE EAST L.A. CIVIC CENTER
Art, Music and Dance – Free
EAST LOS ANGELES (July 29, 2010) -- Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Chair Gloria Molina invites the public to attend the Summer ArtsFest 2010 and to discover the East Los Angeles Civic Center – a cultural destination along the Gold Line Eastside Extension - Linea de Oro.
WHAT: East L.A. Civic Center Summer ArtsFest 2010
WHERE: East L.A. Civic Center – A Cultural Destination
4801 East Third St, Los Angeles, CA 90022
WHEN: Saturdays, July 31 to August 28, 2010, 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
· Farmers’ Market, 9am to 3pm
Bringing you farm fresh fruits and vegetables, year round, rain or shine.
· East L.A. Library Programs/Activities, 10am to 5pm
· Artwalks, 12pm to 5pm
Featuring local artists and artisans. Introducing guided tour of public art.
· Concerts, 5pm to 7pm
· Dance Parties / Jam Sessions, 7pm to 9pm
Interactive sessions of dance or drumming guided by experienced artists. Inexperienced, intermediate, advanced participants are welcome!
Fridays at Sundown, July 30; August 6, 13, 20, 27; September 3
· Movies in the Park
Concerts and Dance Parties//Jam Sessions Schedule
July 31: ALONG FOR THE RIDE - Latin Jazz, 5PM
Dancing to the Groove! Drumming Session, 7PM - Bring your drums or borrow ours and jam away.
August 7: FAMILY AFFAIR – Oldies, 5PM
Dancing to the Groove! Samba Dance Party, 7PM – Learn Afro-Brazilian dance moves. Live Afro-Brazilian drummers.
August 14: LITTLE WILLIE G & THEE EAST LA PHILHARMONIC, 5PM
Dancing to the Groove! Salsa Dance Party, 7PM - Salsa under the stars. Free lessons!
August 21: SONSOLES - Spanish Rock, 5PM
Dancing to the Groove! Hip-Hop Dance Party 7PM - Learn the basics of popping, locking, breaking and more!
August 28, 2PM to 10PM *
. TASTE OF EAST L.A.
Featuring more than 20 of the best restaurants in East L.A.
. CELEBRATION OF HISTORY AND CULTURE / CHICANO ROCK CONCERT
Commemorative celebration featuring Los Illegals, Cava and more.
WHO: - Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina
- Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation
- Los Angeles County Arts Commission
- Ford Theatre
- Art Share Los Angeles
- Casa Cultura
- Corazon del Pueblo
- East LA Works
- Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival
- Mexican Cultural Institute
- Mundo Maya
- Self Help Graphics
- TELESOFA Youth Film Festival
For more information, (323) 260-2360.