4801 East Third St, Los Angeles, 90022
Welcome to this year’s celebration of Mexican Independence Day! A parade theme is chosen yearly to reflect the past, present and future of the Hispanic Community. The Mexican Federations participation along with the community are a huge impact in our Parade. Every year we look forward to a Parade full of color, tradition and anxious spectators. A fun Festival follows right after with top talent and fun activities for the whole family. Join us on Sep. 13th, 2015, at the East LA Mexican Independence Day Parade & Festival and Celebrate with us this year’s Mexican biggest tradition! - See more at: http://www.cmcplosangeles.org/#sthash.JAS3j2Jm.dpuf The parade starts at 10:30am sharp. The 1 1/2-mile East LA Parade route begins at the corner of Cesar Chavez Ave. and Mednik Ave. The parade travels north on Cesar Chavez, it goes in front of ABC Chanel 7 and Univision Television Network Live Recoding, then turns east onto Gage Ave. The parade participants turn south onto 1st returning to the Grand Festival on Mednik and 1st. Prohibited items along the parade route include: weapons, sticks, poles, drones, glass bottles and any items which may cause injury or interfere with the parade or spectators’ enjoyment of the parade. This year we will have Volunteers down the parade route to assist you with any information needed. In order to have a good seating area, please arrive by 9:00am and walk to Cesar Chavez Ave. (first come, first serve). - See more at: http://www.cmcplosangeles.org/parade-day-guide/#sthash.tNVayWU1.dpuf
2960 Marsh Street, Los Angeles, CA 90039
11:00am to 12:00pm
Have a little one at home? Enjoy a morning of fun exploring nature next to the LA River with your little one. A MRCA Naturalist will introduce your toddler to a new topic each month, including colors of nature, our fishy friends, and more! This program is designed for 1-5 year old children, but all are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free program and parking. Bring water and snacks. Rain cancels outdoor program. Please, no dogs on program. Sponsored by the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy and presented by the Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority.
478 W 6th St., San Pedro, 90731
3:00pm to 5:00pm
Lambus Dean is joined by a talented cast of singers and dancers for a perfect portrayal of one of the greatest entertainers ever. In this touring show ,Sammy Davis Jr. and his music are brought back to life both vividly and poignantly. Sammy's career spanned from the 1930's to the 1980's and it is all onstage in a whirlwind tour de force production directly from Las Vegas!
Featuring; " Candy Man", "What Kind of Fool Am I", "Hey There",
" The Theme to Baretta", " I've Got To Be Me", Mr. Bojangles" and many more.
6760 Painter Ave., Whittier, 90601
1:00pm to 3:00pm
The Inside Latin Jazz series continues to offer fascinating and penetrating onstage interviews with leading Latin Jazz artists. Moderated by flute soloist and Professor at Whittier College, Danilo Loz...