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Saturday, October 20th, 12 Noon to 8 P.M.
El Centro Del Pueblo, 1157 Lemoyne Street, Los Angeles (Echo Park), CA 90026.
The event will feature altars, music, culture, entertainment, an art exhibition, face painting, arts & crafts workshops, food and refreshments. One of the primary purposes of the event is to register voters as part of a civic engagement project funded by National Council of La Raza and SEIU Local 721.
Renowned artist, Margaret Garcia, will be curating the art exhibition.
Participating artists to date include: Afrashe Asungi, Frank Alvarez, Kim Abeles, Lalo Alcaraz, Fernando Barragan, Grace Barraza-Vega, Summer Bernal, Kraig Blue, David Botello, Carlos Callejo, Angelina Cardiel, Sarah Truer-Carpenter, Jimmy Centeno, Desmond Clancy, Pablo Damas, Ernesto De La Loza, Kiki Eder, Kathy Gallegos, Margaret Garcia, Raul Gonzalez, Jaime Guerrero, Delores Guerrero-Torrez, Brandy Healy, Wayne Healy, Sergio Hernandez, Javi Here, Willie Herron, East Los Angeles Streetscapers, Estela Hyde, Laura Garza Jimenez, Maja Jurado, Bonnie Lambert, Pola Lopez, Jose Lozano, Heriberto Luna, Juliana Martinez, Sonj Mariposa, Michael Massenberg, Gloria Vasquez-Warner, Jose Luis Orozco, Angela Ortiz, Maria Palacios, Antonio Pelayo, Ester Petschar, Stu Rappeport, Monica Ramirez, Chuy Rangel, Michael Rascon, George Rodriguez, Frank Romero, Violetta Antonia Sorcini, Hector Silva, Eloy Torrez, Suzanne De La Cruz Urguiza, Sergio Vasquez, J. Michael Walker and Yesenia Zertuche.
Check out photos from the 2010 Commemoration!