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Lucha Libre Like Never Before

Lucha VaVoom returns to the Mayan Theater in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday, August 8 with their summer spectacular show Hot in the City.

Part electrifying Mexican masked wrestling, burlesque and comedy show, this is truly a one-of-a-kind event.


As luchadora Dama Fina defends her title in LVV’s annual “Battle of the Belt” match against some of the hottest luchadors on the planet, El Bombero (former WWE Cruiserweight Champion), Magno “The Man Mountain” Rudo, the Crazy ChickensMariachi LocoLi’l CholoJaguar RojoDirty SanchezMinis, and the candy filled superstar Piñatita will take center stage to battle for titles and bragging rights.


In between matches fans will experience sizzling sirens of strip-tacular proportion, from the likes of the award-winning international burlesque performer Michelle L’amour (“The Most Naked Woman” of America’s Got Talent fame), superstar Donna Hood (whose credits include MTV's America's Best Dance Crew, Strip Strip Hooray!), alongside the undisputed Queen of Burlesque, Dita Von Teese, and founder of LA's own bi-weekly burlesqueshow TEASE, if you please!

 

For tickets and details, visit LUCHA

 

La Familia Tour at the Greek 

An explosion of Latin music will happen at the Greek Theater on Thursday, August 8 featuring Grammy Award winning Los Lobos, Los Lonely Boys and Ozomatli. This eclectic gathering of soulful blues, Latin rock and fusion funk will light up the stage and night.


Do not miss this chance to see and hear three top-tier Latino bands that play from the heart.


Visit GREEK for tickets and concert information. 


 

Intocable Celebrates 25 Years of Music

The legendary group, Intocable, brings their unique brand of Norteño music to the Anaheim House of Blues on Friday, June 14th and Saturday, June 15th.


Selling over 50 million albums worldwide, Intocable is recognized as innovators in the music industry. 





Additional shows include:


10/5                 Estacionamiento Metropolitano         Puebla, Mexico

10/18               Visalia Convention Center                   Visalia, CA

10/19               Audiorama El Trompo                          Tijuana, Mexico

10/25               Gallo Center for the Arts                     Modesto, CA

10/26               Luther Burbank Center for the Arts   Santa Rosa, CA

11/2                 City National Civic                               San Jose, CA

11/7                 Ace of Spades                                      Sacramento, CA

11/8                 Ace of Spades                                     Sacramento, CA

11/9                 Dolby Theatre                                      Hollywood, CA


 

Thursday Nights Sizzle at the Autry

The Autry Museum will host Sizzling Summer Nights every Thursday through August 22 featuring live bands and DJs.


Visitors can tour the museum before the dance portion, purchase tacos and drinks, get free dance lessons and of course dance to the rhythms of superstar bands including Colombian Latin Soul, Son Mayor and RIcardo Lemvo and Makina Loca.


Space is limited and reservations are recommended.  These events ar free for Autry Members, $15 for nonmembers, $10 for students and seniors and $6 for children (3-12).


Performance dates include:


August 8 | Colombian Latin Soul
Colombian Latin Soul is a world-class musical group created to entertain, cheer and enliven the masses with a varied Latin and international repertoire.

August 15 | Son Mayor
Orquesta Son Mayor is a three-decade old ensemble lead by four Mexican-American brothers from Los Angeles, featuring a classic salsa sound.

August 22 | Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca
Ricardo Lemvo blends Afro-Cuban rhythms with pan-African styles, embodying the Afro-Latin diaspora through his innovative music.


For reservations and event details visit AUTRY.





The Hollywood Bowl Presents A Spanish-Focused Night of Dance & Music

thursday night July 11th the Hollywood Bowl presents the Falla ballet's El amor brujo, danced by members of Siudy Flamenco Dance Theater.


Visit HOLLYWOOD for tickets and information.
 

The Kids Are Alright

Sassy, fresh and clever. The Netflix original series On My Block set in Los Angeles season 2 is a delectable binge with a cast that blends comedy chops with dramatic flair.


A diverse cast brings the tale of life in a gangland neighborhood and their struggles to navigate family, school, romance and daily life challenges.


A smart series worth your time.



 
 
 

Legends Live @ The Greek

It's time to go to WAR! This Saturday is the time and the Greek Theater is the place. The legendary band WAR will perform all their greatest soulful hits with K.C. and The Sunshine Band and special guests Tierra and El Chicano on May 24th.


Get your tickets today at the GREEK.

Weekend Wrap Up

MoLAA will host three events this weekend including El Exporatorio Artist Panel on Saturday, June 23 followed by two events on Sunday, June 24 - The Festival of Innovation and a Craft Beer Festival.


For ticket information visit MOLAA.







 
 
 

And Away They Go...Santa Anita Latino Celebrations

The thrill and prestige of horse racing returns to Los Angeles and Santa Anita has events you do not want to miss.


From Wine festivals, family fun zone, chili cook offs and Mardi Gras, there is something for everyone. Brunch is also available on Saturdays and Sundays in the Front Runner with club access.


This weekend Banda Machos take over the infield on Sunday, June 24. For tickets and details on these and upcoming events visit SANTA ANITA