EnClave’s Guide to Los Angeles 2018 Summer Events & beyond

JULY

Reggae Night XVII
Hollywood Bowl (Hollywood)
Sun. July 1, 7pm, $15+, All ages
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Noche de Danzón, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Sun. July 1, 4pm, Free, All ages
JAM Session: Hip-hop Dance, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Mon. July 2, 7pm, Free, All ages
Rubio at Resident, Resident (Downtown), Mon. July 2, 8pm, $10, 21+
World Rhythms: ON Ensemble, Descanso Gardens (La Cañada Flintridge), Tue. July 3, 6pm, $9, All ages
Afrobashment 2018, El Cid (Silver Lake),Tue. July 3, 10pm-2am, Free (with RSVP), 21+
Flor Amargo en Los Angeles, Los Globos (Silver Lake), Tue. July 3, 9pm, $25, 21+
The Farce of July (Survivor Day), 316 S Anderson St (Boyle Heights), Wed. July 4, 2pm-9pm, $10 donation, All ages


4th of July Block Party
Grand Park + Music Center (Downtown)
Wed. July 4, 2pm-9:30pm
FREE, All ages

California Sol  Rooftop Day Party, Ace Hotel (Downtown), Wed. July 4, 2pm-10pm, FREE, All ages
Beat Cinema 4th of July Special, ART 503 (Central LA), Wed. July 4, 9pm, $10, 21+
PRINCE vs. RICK JAMES – Punk Funk Showdown, Resident (Downtown), Wed. July 4, 9:30pm, $10, 21+
Sizzling Summer Nights: Opa Opa, The Autry (Griffith Park), Thu. July 5, 5:30pm-9pm, $14, All ages
Music on the Main: Incendio, Descanso Gardens (La Cañada Flintridge), Thu. July 5, 6pm, $9, All ages
The Steady 45s, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Thu. July 5, 7pm, Free, All ages
Mission San Gabriel Playhouse, San Gabriel Mission Playhouse (San Gabriel), Thu. July 5, 7pm-8:30pm, Free, All ages
La Santa Cecilia, The Concert Lounge (Riverside), Thu. July 5, 8pm, $21, 21+
NuTropic in July: Gingee, The Short Stop (Echo Park), Thu. July 5, 9pm, Free, 21+


Boleros de Noche
Ford Theatres (Hollywood)
Fri. July 6, 7:30pm, $34-60, All ages
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Ginkgoa | The Vignes Rooftop Revival
Grand Performances (Downtown)
Fri. July 6, 8pm, Free, All ages

Pompeya w/ Mons Vi, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Fri. July 6, 7pm, Free, All ages
Dance Downtown: Line Dance, Grand Park (Downtown), Fri. July 6, 7pm-11pm, Free, All ages
Brasilian to Disco w/ guest set by PROOF, Footsies (Highland Park), Fri. July 6, 10pm, Free, 21+
Discostan with Raafat Boushra and Mohamed Abdelradi + DJ Sphinx!, La Zona Rosa (Boyle Heights) Fri. July 6, 10pm, Free, 21+
Celso Pina, Marty’s On Newport (Tustin), Fri. July 6, 9pm, $25, 21+
Os Mutantes, UNION (Arlington Heights), Fri. July 6, 7pm, $30, 18+
Twin Seas EP Release Show, 12186 Front St (Norwalk), Fri. July 6, 8pm, $10, 18+

Bootsy Collins
Grand Performances (Downtown)
Sat. July 7, 8pm, Free, All ages

Guatemalan Folkloric Ballet
Redlands Bowl (Redlands)
Sat. July 7, 8pm, Free, All ages

Big World Fun: Impro Theatre, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Sat. July 7, 10am, $5, All ages
Celso Piña, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Sat. July 7, 7pm, Free, All ages
Amo Frida, White Park (Riverside), Sat. July 7, 3pm-11pm, Free, All ages
When She Rises Opening Day + #LadiesLoveProject Pop-Up Shop!, SPARC ART (Venice), Sat. July 7, 3pm-8pm, Free, All ages
Latin Sounds: Freddie Ravel, LACMA (Miracle Mile), Sat. July 7, 5pm, Free, All ages
Flavors Day Party (Afro Caribbean, Hip Hop & Afrobeat Experience), Belasco Theater (Downtown) , Sat. July 7, 3pm-8pm, Free (with RSVP) – $12+, All Ages
Barrio Funky Summer pool Party with Spaghetti Cumbia, Renaissance Hotel (Long Beach), Sat. July 7, 12pm-6pm, $12+, 21+
Los Angeles Salsa Festival 2018, Pershing Square (Downtown), Sat. July 7-Sun. July 8, 12pm-8pm, $5+, All ages
Nishi Hongwanji Buddhist Temple Obon Festival, Buddhist Temple (Little Tokyo), Sat. July 7 – Sun. July 8, 2pm-8pm, Free, All ages
La Junta and Magic Garage present: Soundpaint, Civic Center (Downtown), Sat. July 7, 9pm, $5, All ages
Boombox: Sat.7/7, Grand Star Jazz (Downtown), Sat. July 7, 9:30pm, $5-$10, 21+

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Kelsey Lu: Little Tokyo Garden Concerts
James Irvine Garden (Downtown)
Sun. July 8, 6pm-9pm
$20, 21+

Mosaico Musical Mexicano, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Sun. July 8, 4pm, Free, All ages
FRIDA FEST, Casita Del Pueblo (Uptown Whittier), Sun. July 8, 12pm-6pm, Free, All ages
BoomYard Los Angeles, Delicious Pizza (West Adams), Sun. July 8, 12pm-7pm, $10, All Ages
East Los Angeles Art Walk, 1st Street and Indiana St. (East Los Angeles), Sun. July 8, 12pm-8pm, Free, All ages
Subsuelo Sundays ft/ Tomi Tribe + live performance by Leche Fonk, Caña Rum Bar (Downtown), Sun. July 8, 3pm-9pm, Free, 21+
Reyno en Los Angeles + Sin Color & Ni Modo, Bricks Restaurant (Maywood), Sun. July 8, 8pm-1am, $15, 18+
JAM Session: Drum Circle & Ghanaian Dance, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Mon. July 9, 7pm, Free, All ages
World Rhythms: Shakti Dance Company & Desert Fire, Descanso Gardens (La Cañada Flintridge), Tue. July 10, 6pm, $9, All ages
Hidden Sounds with G Yamazawa, The Great Company (Downtown), Wed. July 11, 7pm-10pm, $15, All ages
City Beats // Quitapenas, Gas Company Tower (Downtown), Wed. July 11, 11:30am-1pm, Free, All ages
An Evening With Jupiter & Okwess + DJ Derek James, Zebulon Cafe (Frogtown), Wed. July 11, 10pm, $20, 21+
Sizzling Summer Nights: Echo Park Project, The Autry (Griffith Park), Thu. July 12, 5:30pm-9pm, $14, All ages
La Chamba, María Del Pilar, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Thu. July 12, 7pm, Free, All ages
Juevecito w/ Subsuelo DJs at Blind Barber, Blind Barber (Highland Park), Thu. July 12, 9pm, Free, 21+
Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival, Various Locations, Thu. July 12-Fri. July 22, $15/film, All ages

Now More Than Ever: Protest Songs Sing-Along
Grand Performances (Downtown)
Fri. July 13, 8pm, Free, All ages

Grandeza Mexicana

Grandeza Mexicana Folk Ballet Company
Ford Theatres (Hollywood)
Fri, July 13, 8:30pm & Sat, July 14, 8:00pm
$34-69, All Ages

Sotomayor, Coast City, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Fri. July 13, 7pm, Free, All ages
Nico Avina Art Exhibit, Espacio 1839 (Boyle Heights), Fri. July 13, 8pm, Free, All ages
DJ Nights: Curated by Martha Gonzalez (Quetzal), Grand Park (Downtown), Fri. July 13, 9pm-12am, Free, All ages
Kamau Daáood Birthday Celebration, World Stage (Leimert Park), Fri. July 13, 9pm-12am, $20, All ages
Cuban Summer Bash w/ Changüí Majadero, Downtown location TBA, Fri. July 13, 9:30pm, $35-$45, 21+
South Bay Greek Festival, St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church (Redondo Beach), Fri. July 13-Sun. July 15, $2, All ages

Urban Badlands – Gemma Castro, The Altons, The Steady 45s
Grand Performances (Downtown)
Sat. July 14, 8pm, Free, All ages

9th Annual Reggae On The Mountain, Topanga Community Club, Sat. July 14-Sun. July 15, 10am-7pm, $40+, All ages
38th Annual Lotus Festival, Echo Park Lake, Sat. July 14-Sun. July 15, 12pm-9pm, FREE, All ages
Latin Sounds: Echo Park Project, LACMA (Miracle Mile), Sat. July 14, 5pm, Free, All ages
Azalea Artwalk, Plaza Azalea (South gate), Sat. July 14, 5pm-8pm, Free, All ages
Cumbiathon for a Cause, 4359 Live Oak St (Cudahy), Sat. July 14, 8pm, Free
JAM Session: Tap Dance, Burton Chace Park (Marina Del Rey), Sat. July 14, 6pm, Free, All ages
KCRW Summer Nights: DJs Garth Trinidad + Aaron Byrd at CAAM, California African American Museum (Exposition Park), Sat. July 14, 6pm-10pm, Free, All ages
Off the 405: FEELS, Getty Museum, Sat. July 14, 6pm-9pm, Free, All ages
The Miracle in Inglewood presents: The Nina Simone Tribute, The Miracle Theater (Inglewood), Sat. July 14, 6pm-9pm, $20, All ages
Paul Thorn and Blind Boys of Alabama, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Sat. July 14, 7pm, Free, All ages
Y La Bamba w/ Sister Mantos + Special Guests, Bootleg Theater (Historic Filipinotown), Sat. July 14, 8:30pm, All ages

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Miya Folick: Little Tokyo Garden Concerts

James Irvine Garden (Downtown)
Sun. July 15, 6pm-9pm
$20, 21+

4th Annual Alma del Barrio Salsa Festival, Loyola Marymount University (Westchester), Sun. July 15, 11am-6pm, Free, All ages
Mega Festival Peruano 2018, Industry Hills Expo Center (City of Industry), Sun. July 15, 1pm-10pm, $30+, All ages
Kiddle Karoo, Bob Baker Marionettes, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Sun. July 15, 4pm, Free, All ages
JAM Session: Tango Dance, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Mon. July 16, 7pm, Free, All ages
THE FLOOR 10 Year at KING KING, King King (Hollywood), Mon. July 16, 9pm, $10-15, 21+

Jarabe Mexicano
Redlands Bowl (Redlands)
Tue. July 17, 8pm, Free, All ages

World Rhythms: Hālau Hula Kealiʻi O Nālani, Descanso Gardens (La Cañada Flintridge), Tue. July 17, 6pm, $9, All ages
An Evening With Bombino, Zebulon Cafe (Frogtown), Tue. July 17, 9pm, $25, 21+

Seal with Orchestra & Corinne Bailey Rae
Wed. July 18, 8pm
$16-$85, All Ages
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Outfest Under the Stars, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Wed. July 18, 8:30pm, $20, All ages
Sizzling Summer Nights: Chino Espinoza y Los Dueños Del Son, The Autry (Griffith Park), Thu. July 19, 5:30pm-9pm, $14, All ages
Georgia Anne Muldrow w/ Harriet Brown, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Thu. July 19, 7pm, Free, All ages


La Junta presents: Parche en el Parque with Tucuprá and Golpe Afro-Caribe

Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park)
Fri. July 20, 7pm, Free, All ages

Dance Downtown: Salsa, Grand Park (Downtown), Fri. July 20, 7pm-11pm, Free, All ages
Metro Art Presents: Salsa Night | La Picante, Union Station, Fri. July 20, 8pm-10:30pm, Free, All ages
Big Sing California – Los Angeles, Walt Disney Concert Hall (Downtown), Sat. July 21, 2pm-4pm, Free, All ages
Latin Sounds: INCA, LACMA (Miracle Mile), Sat. July 21, 5pm, Free, All ages
3rd Annual Indigenous Literature Conference, Los Angeles Central Public Library (Downtown), July 21 at  1pm to July 22 at 4pm, Free, All ages
LA – Jollof Festival, Arts District Loft (Downtown), Sat. July 21, 3pm-8pm, $15+, All ages
Mariachi Women’s Festival with London’s Las Adelitas, San Gabriel Mission Playhouse (San Gabriel), Sat. July 21, 7:30pm-10:30pm, $55, All ages
An evening with Mamadou Kelly, Zebulon (Frogtown), Sat. July 21, 9pm, $10, 21+
CumbiArte 8th Annual Frida Kahlo Fiesta, Mal’s Bar (South LA), Sat. July 21, 9pm, $7, 21+
Pasadena Obon 2018, Pasadena Buddhist Temple, Sat. July 21 & Sun. July 22, 4pm, Free, All Ages

HanHan & Gingee
Grand Performances (Downtown)
Sun. July 22, 8pm, Free, All ages

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Kadhja Bonet: Little Tokyo Garden Concerts
James Irvine Garden (Downtown)
Sun. July 22, 6pm-9pm
$20, 21+

Summer Sounds – Jungle Fire, Plummer Park (West Hollywood), Sun. July 22, 5pm-6:30pm, Free, All ages
12th Annual Festival Colombiano, Pico Rivera Sports Arena, Sun. July 22, 10am-10pm, $25+, All ages
Dance Fest, Scottish Rite Cathedral (Long Beach), Sun. July 22, 4pm-6pm, Free, All ages
JAM Session: Bollywood Dance, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Mon. July 23, 7pm, Free, All ages
World Rhythms: Jazzy Ash, Descanso Gardens (La Cañada Flintridge), Tue. July 24, 6pm, $9, All ages
KCRW Summer Nights: Cut Chemist, Buyepongo, DJ Anthony Valadez, Hammer Museum (Westwood), Thu. July 26, 7:30pm-11:30pm, Free, All ages
Goapele, Skirball Cultural Center (Brentwood), Thu. July 26, 8pm, Free, All ages
Almalafa w/ Hijos del Sol, Levitt Los Angeles (MacArthur Park), Thu. July 26, 7pm, Free, All ages
Sizzling Summer Nights: Colombian Latin Soul, The Autry (Griffith Park), Thu. July 26, 5:30pm-9pm, $14, All ages

Roger Guenveur Smith’s Frederick Douglass Now | Lula Washington
Grand Performances (Downtown)
Fri. July 27, 8pm, Free, All ages

Alivio Open Mic, 6328 Orchard (Bell), Fri. July 27, 8pm-11pm, Donation appreciated, All ages
Cliff Beach with NOVALA and Quimica Humana, Harvelle’s (Santa Monica), Fri. July 27, 8pm-2am, $10, 21+
Caramelo with Subsuelo DJs, El Dorado (Downtown), Fri. July 27, 9pm-2am, Free, 21+
Afrolituation: LA’s Biggest African Experience Party, Belasco Theater (Downtown), Fri. July 27, 10pm-2am, Free-$20, 21+
Afro Soca Love : Los Angeles, Fri. July 27, 10pm, $15, 21+

Dayramir González & Habana enTRANCé: Special Guest Candi Sosa
Grand Performances (Downtown)
Sat. July 28, 8pm, Free, All ages

Big World Fun: Kim Eung Hwa Korean Dance Company, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Sat. July 28, 10am, $5, All ages
Harmonia Do Samba, Globe Theater (Downtown), Sat. July 28, 2pm-8pm, $75, 21+
East L.A. Interchange Free Screening, Puente Learning Center (Boyle Heights), Sat. July 28, 4pm-5:30pm, Free, All ages
Telling Border Stories, The Annenberg Space for Photography (Century City), Sat. July 28, 5pm-7pm, $15, All ages
Chinatown Summer Nights, Central Plaza (Chinatown), Sat. July 28, 5pm-12am, Free, All ages
Latin Sounds: SitaraSon, LACMA (Miracle Mile), Sat. July 28, 5pm, Free, All ages
JAM Session: Tango Dance, Burton Chace Park (Marina Del Rey), Sat. July 28, 6pm, Free, All ages
Off the 405: Lola Kirke, DJ set by King Tuff, Getty Museum, Sat. July 28, 6pm-9pm, Free, All ages
Ozomatli with Jenny and the Mexicats & Los Duques, Pershing Square (Downtown), Sat. July 28, 7pm-11pm, Free, All ages
Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas, Rudy De Anda, Bodegas, Alex’s Bar (Long Beach), Sat. July 28, 8pm, $12-$14, 21+
23rd Annual Central Avenue Jazz Festival, Central Avenue between King Blvd. and Vernon Ave. (South LA), Sat. July 28-Sun. July 29, 11am-7pm, Free, All ages
Love Long Beach Festival 2018
, Alfredo’s Beach Club, Sat. July 28-Sun. July 29, 10am-10pm, $5, All ages


Faux Mo: Little Tokyo Garden Concerts

James Irvine Garden (Downtown),
Sun. July 29, 6pm-9pm,
$20, 21+

Perú Village Festival A Taste of Peru, Hollywood Rec Center (Hollywood), Sun. July 29, 12pm-8pm, FREE, All ages
Subsuelo Sundays: Gozar Presents Shiva, Zernell Gillie y mas!, Cana Rum Bar (Downtown), Sun July 29, 3pm-9pm, Free, 21+
La Junta’s Midsummer Migration, Hotel Indigo (Downtown), Sun. July 29, 4pm-10pm, $5-$10, 21+
3rd Annual Roots & Yam Jerk Food Fest, Big League Dreams (Chino Hills), Sun. July 29, 2pm-10pm, $42.50+, All ages
JAM Session: Afro-Cuban Dance, Ford Theatres (Hollywood), Mon. July 30, 7pm, Free, All ages

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