All are welcome as The Music Center Plaza becomes a free, fun casual hangout on a long holiday weekend. The newly renovated space will be transformed into a giant, fun backyard party filled with free games and activities, splashing in The Music Center fountain, great food and more. Abernethy’s first five emerging chefs will be on hand, preparing and selling their individual versions of backyard bites and treats.See More
What do you love about your neighborhood? Join us to create artwork that reflects your community pride, love for Los Angeles, and hopes and dreams for your future experiences in The Music Center Plaza. As part of the upcoming celebration festivities for the reopening of the newly renovated Music Center Plaza in Downtown Los Angeles, LA Commons is leading a series of fun, highly creative and accessible artmaking workshops…See More
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Music Center is one of the largest and most highly regarded performing arts centers in the United States. It has become a major contributor to the Los Angeles cultural fabric, all the while seeking to strengthen the community through the arts.
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