LA Commons will host the second annual Found LA: Festival of Neighborhoods. This year’s theme “Discovering the Secret Heart of Los Angeles” invites participants to move beyond historic sites and surface structures to showcase the significance that lies rooted in storefronts, shops, and gathering places in their communities. Supporting local community leaders in sharing what ties them to their neighborhoods.
FOOD TOUR OF BYZANTINE -LATINO QUARTER WITH NORMA FERNANDEZ
The Byzantine Latino Quarter is like no other place in Los Angeles because on every one of its 25 blocks is a door to authentic cuisine from Greek chicken gyros, to Cuban arroz con pollo, and Salvadoran pupusas. Enjoy everything this section of the city has to offer face first.
Business is improving thanks to the work of small business owners and community leaders who will lead you on a tour of the diverse eateries, other small business and churches while sharing the stories of the people who live there past and present.
Meeting: St. Sophia Cathedral, 1324 South Normandie Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90006
Time: 12pm- 2pm
Additional Info: Maya Thomas: firstname.lastname@example.org
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L.A. Commons, a project of Community Partners, works in neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles, facilitating artistic processes, open to all, that result in highly visible public art projects that tell dynamic neighborhood stories. L.A. Commons builds community by validating the importance of local narratives, enhancing the sense of belonging felt by a broad range of stakeholders and encouraging stronger ties between the people and places of Los Angeles.
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