In the next 3 weeks Plaza de La Raza features two new events, one for the whole family and one for the sophisticated art & music lover. Please join us for both and thank you for your support. Plaza de La Raza is a 501-c3 Non-Profit.
Feria de La Familia
Sunday Sept. 22nd
Bring the entire family to enjoy and celebrate the sounds, sights, and traditions of Latino art and culture at Plaza de la Raza Cultural Center for the Arts & Education in East Los Angeles. Highlights of the Target Feria de la Familia include: music and dance performances on Target Stage in Lincoln Park; art activities for youth in Plaza’s courtyard and patio; storytelling, puppets, and songs in the Margo Albert Theatre; and performances on the Willie Velasquez Outdoor Stage
FREE ADMISSION. Food, drinks, artisan crafts, and artwork for sale.
Sunday, September 22 • 12 noon to 6:00 PM • www.plazadelaraza.org
Noche de Arte y Musica
Saturday Oct. 5th
Join Cheech and Natasha Marin for this very special evening of art and music under the stars. The couple is bringing their exclusive Marin Salon Series outside of their home to support Plaza de la Raza, which has provided performing and visual arts programs and services to youth and families in East Los Angeles since 1970.
During their special VIP Pre-Event from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM only, classical pianist Natasha Marin will perform with cellist Maksim Velichkin followed by an art talk by Cheech Marin. Attendees will join afterwards for the Public Event that starts at 6:00 PM and ends at 12 midnight.
ALSO PERFORMING DURING THE EVENING
– Plaza de la Raza Youth Mariachi Ensemble
– Danza Teocalt
– Plaza de la Raza Salsa Band
– Thee Commons
– Mariachi Mario Lopez
DJ – Emiliano Miranda
BENEFIT ART SALE featuring works by artists such as Chaz Bojorquez, Retna, David Flury, Margaret Garcia, Patssi Valdez, Richard Duardo, Joe Bravo, Summer Bernal, Hector Silva, Cryptic, Wisk, Galo, Johny Quintanilla, Poala Lopez, Yolanda Gonzalez, Fernando Mercado, Jasper Santos, Ernie Angiano, Frank Romero, Leo Limon, Antonio Pelayo, Jose Alfaro, Alex, Fernando Barragan, Heriberto Luna, Raul Gamboa, Violeta Moreno, James Foster, Skylar Aud, Victor Cabrera, Baine, and Andre Miripolsky, Nick Diaz, Rafael I. Delgado Jr, Luis Fileto, Ruben Angel Zavala, SAPO King Ramos, Hugo Romo, Hector Silva, David Flores, iBelieve, Mario Lopez, Wenceslao Quiroz, Gabriel Flores
Live Art performance – Fernando Barragan
$10 GENERAL ADMISSION admits ONE GUEST ONLY from 6:00 PM until 12 Midnight. Food, drinks, art and other items for sale are not included in the cost for General Admission. NOTE: This is a 21+ event only. Proper ID required.
$100 VIP ADMISSION admits ONE GUEST ONLY DURING 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (limited to 200 attendees) for an exclusive Marin Salon Series performance by classical pianist Natasha Marin with cellist Maksim Velichkin and an art talk by Cheech in the Margo Albert Theatre plus one Chicanitas book SIGNED by Cheech ($50 value) plus access to a VIP-only exhibit walkthrough with Cheech in the Boathouse Gallery. VIP ADMISSION tickets must be purchased in advance. VIP INQUIRIES ONLY:(213) 537-4483 or firstname.lastname@example.org