Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles in MacArthur Park
Celebrating 15 years of free live music with an outstanding diverse lineup Welcoming music fans of all ages from across Los Angeles and beyond to MacArthur Park for 30 free concerts June 18 - September 4, 2022 www.levittlosangeles.org
By: Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles
The electrifying 2022 lineup features international greats as well as LA's own superstar talents performing a wide variety of genres including cumbia, rock, soul, ska, salsa, electronic dance music, Hip-Hop, folklorico music from Mexico, Central & South America, and more. Levitt LA's concerts will once again transform MacArthur Park into a sonically-charged urban oasis featuring free live music under the stars.
Levitt LA is pleased to announce that concerts will be live-streamed and available after the season on YouTube, expanding the accessibility of free high-quality concerts for all.
"We're coming back stronger than ever this summer," says Matthew Himes, Levitt LA's Director of Programming and Production, "with over 150 performances, 50 genres, and many surprises, there's a little something for everyone. We can't wait to see everyone dance, laugh, and enjoy the incredible music under the stars with all their friends and families and make new connections with each other."
Launching the season, Levitt LA is partnering with LACMA's Latin Sounds and La Banda Elástica to co- present the concert series' opening night on June 18, 2022 from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm featuring El Gran Silencio, Buyepongo, Las Chikas, and La Banda Elástica DJ's.
This season will also feature the soulful oldie sounds of Joe Bataan, Mexican sonidero sounds of Grupo Soñador, to the neo-perreo beats of Andrekza, dancing all night with LA's hottest DJ's to a festival celebrating Filipino culture & beyond !!
With long built trust Levitt LA teams up with local heritage groups and music collectives who often serve as culture bearers to celebrate the distinct communities that make LA so unique. The Sunday concerts showcase exciting new and traditional music for an immersive crosscultural experience with food, dance, and more!
Such as: INCA, The Peruvian Ensemble and TAIKOPROJECT-
For more information about the Levitt LA Summer Season 2022, please visit www.levittlosangeles.org.
In addition, Levitt LA is proud to join WE RISE initiative for Mental Health Awareness Month. Throughout the month of May, community partners will provide access to mental health resources and opportunities for connection via cultural experiences and pop up concerts in collaborations Levitt LA. For more information on the WE RISE events in May, check out the following (https://werise.la).
Lastly, join Levitt LA for our 15th Anniversary season announcement party, Sunday May 8th (2-8pm) in collaboration with the monthly DJ party Biscuits and Jams at Thunderbolt Café in Historic Filipinotown. Sets by DJ Phatrick, DJ Bonds, Matthew Himes and KCRW Morning Becomes Eclectic's Novena Carmél and Anthony Valadez and food, libations, and a photo booth will be available. Stop by to dance with us and celebrate the magic of music! Free, all ages event!
Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles' 2022 Season is supported in part by:
City of Los Angeles, City of Los Angeles Recreation and Parks Department, Los Angeles City Councilmember Gil Cedillo, Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation, The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, Red Bull, Amazon, Los Angeles Medical Center Foundation, Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis, MacArthur Park Neighborhood Council, Echo Park Neighborhood Council, Westlake North Neighborhood Council, Wilshire Center Koreatown Neighborhood Council, Pico Union Neighborhood Council, Rampart Village Neighborhood Council, Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture, LACMA, Fowler Museum, Everybody.world, Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, ICA LA, Bresee Foundation, Ricky's Pizza, Diablo Taco, Purgatory Pizza, Grimy Goods, Fusicology and many more donors like you.
Levitt LA Season 2022 Line Up:
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Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles
2230 W. 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90057
(213) 201-6111 • levittlosangeles.org
Concerts begin at 7:00 pm on Fridays & Saturdays and at 4:00 pm on Sundays. Times may vary. Please see calendar for exact schedule.
Concerts will be live streamed on Levitt LA's YouTube Channel.
All programs are Free:
RSVP recommended for event updates: http://levittlosangeles.org
Athena Parking - 611 Carondelet St
Or take the Metro: Red Line (Wilshire/Alvarado-
Audience members are welcome to bring their own picnics, blankets and lawn chairs. Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be available from local vendors. Please note no outside alcoholic beverages are permitted.
About Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles
Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles makes live music accessible to all, creating stronger and more connected communities while celebrating the diversity of our city and beyond. Every summer, FREE concerts are presented at the Levitt Pavilion, featuring acclaimed, emerging talent to seasoned, award-winning performers in a broad range of music genres. Over 60,000 people of all ages and backgrounds gather on the lawn in historic MacArthur Park to enjoy free live music under the stars. Programming is designed to appeal to all tastes, attracting people from all walks of life to come together for a shared evening of great music, cultural celebrations and a family-friendly atmosphere offered at the Levitt Pavilion!
About the National Levitt Network
The Levitt Pavilion in Los Angeles is part of a national network of outdoor Levitt music venues and Levitt AMP concert sites dedicated to strengthening the social fabric of communities in America through free, live music in public spaces. Presenting high-caliber talent and a broad array of music genres and cultural programming, Levitt venues are welcoming, inclusive destinations where families, friends and neighbors of all ages and backgrounds come together. Learn more at Levitt Foundation: www.levitt.org
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