Descanso Gardens Japanese Garden Festival
Descanso celebrates the 50th anniversary of its Japanese Garden with this family-friendly festival. New this year: Experience the ancient music and dance performed in the Imperial Court of Japan! Activities free to members except where noted. Click here to see Sunday’s schedule.
When: Saturday, October 14, 9:00AM
Where: Descanso Gardens
Downtown LA Art Walk
Art exists in every part of Downtown—from morning to night—you will always encounter artistry that feeds all of the senses. From the eye catching Murals found throughout the City streets to the enticing scents and tastes of restaurants, each of our tours offers a unique experience of Downtown. Curated for a variety of audiences, from Kindergarteners and Art Enthusiasts to new and experienced Collectors, we pride ourselves in bringing enriching experiences to a larger public.
When: October 12, 2017
Where: The next Gallery Tour meets at the Lounge at 634 S. Spring St
44th Annual LA Korean Festival
Already on its 43rd year, the Los Angeles Korean Festival has become a yearly event promoting the Korean culture as well as providing an instrument in which the different cultures of Los Angeles can come together in fun and entertainment. With the different cultural communities in Los Angeles and free admission, the Los Angeles Korean Festival does a wonderful job in promoting the Korean culture as well as advocating the cultural diversity, a characteristic that defines the city of Los Angeles is known for. With the idea of multiculturalism in mind, the Los Angeles Korean Festival has grown to be one of the largest ethnic celebrations in the nation.
When: October 12-15, 2017
Where: Seoul International Park, Los Angeles
LA Documentaries at Union Station “Roller Dreams”
Metro Art is pleased to present “Roller Dreams,” (2017, 82 min, Dir. Kate Hickey) as the first installment of our documentary series about Los Angeles. Introduction by director Kate Hickey. Post screening Q&A with featured roller dancers Mad, Terrell Ferguson, Larry Pitts and Jimmy Rich.
When: Friday, October 13, 2017 from 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Union Station Historic Ticketing Hall
12th Annual Pasadena ARTwalk
The 12th Annual Pasadena ArtWalk celebrates the Playhouse District with a FREE juried art show and sale from a wide variety of local artists while also offering patrons the opportunity to experience all of the amazing art the District has to offer. Set in the cultural heart of Pasadena with art, music, and activities, Green Street will provide the perfect shaded canopy for this unique, all-ages art event.
When: Saturday, October 14, 11:00AM – 6:00PM
Where: Green St. & Madison Ave. Pasadena