DOWNTOWN DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS: NOCHE DE OFRENDA

When:
October 29, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2016-10-29T19:00:00-07:00
2016-10-29T21:00:00-07:00
Where:
Grand Park's Performance Lawn (between Grand and Hill)
200 N Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012
USA
Cost:
FREE

Noche de Ofrenda

The night of offering evokes memories of the past and passed, while Angelenos connect with traditions across borders and states. Noche de Ofrenda opens the week-long exhibition of Altars + Art in Grand Park.

Noche de Ofrenda is produced in partnership with Self Help Graphics & Art, and will feature traditional dance and prayer led by the local indigenous community, as well as Los Angeles-based poets and musicians. Master altar maker Ofelia Esparza will unveil a community altar, where offerings can be placed by all.

PERFORMING ARTISTS: La VictoriaCasa 0101 Youth Teatro / Danza Chicomecoatl / Cuicani

ALTARS CURATED BY SELF HELP GRAPHICS & ART // Artists include: Consuelo Flores / KIPP LA Preparatory School / Brenzy Solorzano / South Central Farmers’ CSA Program / Los Angeles LGBT Center / Mujeres De Maiz / L.A. TACO / Martha Carrillo / Jennifer Gutierrez Morgan / Lalo Alcaraz / LURN / Richard Beltran / CalArts Community Arts Partnership (CAP) / Latino Equality Alliance / Vyal Reyes / Eliana Dominguez / Josie Garcia / German Shepherd Rescue of OC / Multicultural Communities for Mobility / Los Angeles Indigenous Peoples Alliance (LAIPA) / Changing Spirits / Las Fotos Project/ Andi Xoch Ni Santas Collective / Lilia Ramirezz /Extera Public / GoEastLos / …and more.

ALTARS WILL BE ON DISPLAY ALL WEEK, ALONG WITH LARGE SCALE SCULPTURES AND ART BY LORE PRODUCTIONS THROUGHOUT GRAND PARK AS PART OF DOWNTOWN DIA DE LOS MUERTOS OCT 29 – NOV 6.

Information subject to change

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

Grand Park is an LA County park powered by The Music Center

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