NOCHE DE OFRENDA

When:
October 25, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where:
Grand Park's Performance Lawn (between Grand and Hill)
200 North Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012
USA
Cost:
Free

spirit of LA

Grand Park teams up with East LA’s’ own Self Help Graphics & Art to present a ceremony honoring the dead that brings forth the spirit of Los Angeles.

50 ALTARS REVEALED / created by LA’s best exploring personal stories to immigration reform and education: Leadership for Urban Renewal Network/ Justice For My Sister Collective / Casa 0101 / Academia Semillas del Pueblp / Immigrant Youth Coalition Los Angeles / InnerCity Struggle / Mothers of East LA / Comite Pre Democracia en Mexico / Black River Flowers (Consuelo Flores) / The October 22 Coalition to Stop Police Brutality / Union de Vecinos / Proyecto Pastoral – Guadalupe Homeless Project / Ovarian Psycos / Las Fotos Project / Community Arts Partnership / KIPP LA / CARACEN / ELEFANTE / South Central Farmers / A Plaza de Cultura y Artes / Homeboy Industries / Grand Park / L.A. County Supervisor Gloria Molina / Council District 14 – Councilmember Jose Huizar / Claire, Ricky & Family Beltran / Raza Riders Magazine / Familia Carrillo / Lalo Alcaraz Youth Justice Coalition / @GoEastLos / Mujeres de Maiz / East LA Women’s Center / Los Angeles LGBT Center / LA CAUSA Youthbuild / Jovenes, Inc. / Jennifer Guttierez Morgan / Extera Public School / Eliana Dominguez / Latino Equality Alliance / Studio Mujica / Corazon del Pueblo / AARP / Lilia Ramirez ‘Lilyflor’ / Urban Semillas / German Shepard Rescue OC at Burbank / Vyal Reyes / Center Theatre Group / Barrio Dandy Aesthetics (Artist John Carlos de Luna) / Martha Carrillo / Raul P. Balthazar

MUSIC + POETRY / from LA-based artists featuring EL-HARU KUROI and CASA 0101

DANCE / representing the Aztecan, Oaxacan and Michoacán traditions

ALSO THIS WEEK:

Altares

OCT 26 – NOV 1: ALTARS to remain on display during park hours (5:30am – 10pm)

SAT NOV 1: DOWNTOWN DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS  with food trucks, face-painting, amazing bands, and a bar en el centro de Los Ángeles!

GO METRO to celebrate Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) and #TAPandSave at various cultural landmarks in Los Angeles. Read more on thesource.metro.net.

METRO RED/PURPLE LINES TO CIVIC CENTER/GRAND PARK STATION. GOLD LINE TO LITTLE TOKYO/ARTS DISTRICT STATION. 

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