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October 26 - November 3, 2019
Free
Grand Park and The Music Center Plaza

The seventh annual Grand Park's Downtown Día de los Muertos is a nine-day commemoration with altars, music and art, celebrating this uniquely Angeleno tradition. This year, Día de los Muertos expands to The Music Center Plaza. The celebration includes free, family-friendly activities, commencing with Noche de Ofrenda and culminating in a free Selena For Sanctuary concert.

Grand Park and The Music Center celebrates the traditions of Dia de los Muertos in partnership with Self Help Graphics & Art and LORE Media & Arts, featuring altars and performances by local artists and community groups.

Altars + Art Installations

October 26 - November 3, 2019
Grand Park and The Music Center Plaza

Guests can experience, discuss and learn about the traditions of Día de los Muertos and take a stroll through 35 altars, curated by Self Help Graphics, which are located throughout Grand Park as well as the newly renovated Music Center Plaza.

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Film Screening: ¡Que Viva México!

October 26, 2019
Film will be screened multiple times between 6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
The Music Center Plaza
Free

Lauded Soviet director Sergei Eisenstein spent an extended period of time in Mexico working on an ambitious project that was never realized until much later when this film, ¡Que Viva Mexico! was assembled from the largely abandoned footage. Moving from ancient Mayan times to the 1930s, the episodic movie features various dramatic segments, including scenes of a marriage ceremony and of bullfighting, as well as a Day of the Dead celebration and depictions of the Mexican Revolution.

Noche de Ofrenda

October 26, 2019
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Grand Park Performance Lawn
Free

All are welcome to join Noche de Ofrenda to honor the dead, which will feature a communal circle and blessing led by the indigenous community.

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Film Screening: Macario

October 27, 2019
Film will be screen multiple times between 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
The Music Center Plaza
Free

In the film Macario poor, hungry peasant Macario longs for just one good meal on the Day of the Dead. After his wife cooks a turkey for him, he meets three apparitions: the Devil, God and Death. Each asks him to share his turkey, but he refuses all except Death. In return, Death gives him a bottle of water that will heal any illness. Soon, Macario is more wealthy than the village doctor, which draws the attention of the feared Inquisition.

Film Screening: Selena

October 30, 2019
12:30 p.m. and multiple times between 6:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
The Music Center Plaza
Free

The film Selena is a true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to perform at the Astrodome and ultimately having chart topping albums on the Latin music charts.

Selena For Sanctuary Concert

November 1, 2019
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Grand Park Performance Lawn
Free

Featuring an all-female line-up of Los Angeles-based Latinx artists, Selena for Sanctuary is a free concert which raises awareness of social justice issues in Los Angeles.

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Film Screening: Coco

November 3, 2019
Film will be screened multiple times between 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Music Center Plaza
Free

Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.

October 26 - November 3, 2019
Free
Grand Park and The Music Center Plaza

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DOROTHY CHANDLER PAVILION BOX OFFICE


Window & Phone Hours:

Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Glorya Kaufman Presents
Dance at The Music Center

(213) 972-0711

LA Opera
(213) 972-8001

LA Master Chorale
(213) 972-7282


AHMANSON THEATRE &  
MARK TAPER FORUM
BOX OFFICE


Window Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Phone Hours:
Center Theatre Group
(213) 628-2772
Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.


WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL 
BOX OFFICE


Window Hours:

Tuesday - Sunday, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed Monday

Phone Hours:
LA Phil

(323) 850-2000
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.