Los Angeles Times Ideas Exchange with Ken Burns

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Autry Museum of the American West

4700 Western Heritage Way

Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Find your spot under the stars for a sneak preview of "Country Music" - the highly anticipated new PBS series by Ken Burns.

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Before the screening, enjoy bites from some of the areas best food trucks and live music by musical guest Austin McCutchen. After we screen a first look at this forthcoming series, Ken and co-producers Dayton Duncan and Julie Dunfey, plus LA Times music writer Randy Lewis will sit down with The Times' own Patt Morrison to discuss this documentary series 8 years in the making.

This is an open-lawn event and guests are encouraged to bring their own blankets and beach chairs. Low-rise beach chairs are preferred but taller chairs are allowed in designated areas. Seating location is first-come, first-served.

Parking for the event will be complimentary in the Autry Museum parking lot.

Beverages and cocktails will be available for purchase on the Autry Museum patio.

SEE: Sneak Preview of Ken Burns' Country Music Documentary Series

EAT: More information soon

HEAR: Austin McCutchen

WHERE: Autry Museum of the American West at Griffith Park

DOGS: Yes! This event is dog-friendly! All dogs are welcomed with a free biscuit at the door!

TIME: Doors 5:30pm, Music 7:00pm, Country Music 8:30pm, Live Chat with Ken Burns & guests 9:15pm

ENTRANCE: The Autry is located inside Griffith Park. You may bike in or park for FREE at the LA Zoo parking lot.

SEATING/CHAIRS: This location is a sprawling, grassy lawn. Pillows, cushions and blankets are preferred, though low chairs with low backs are allowed. If you have a tall chair (like a lawn chair or camping style chair more than 6 inches off the ground) you will be required to sit outside the center of the venue, which is marked with signs on both the left & right side of the venue. There is ample room for chairs, so please don't block the view of the person(s) behind you.

PARKING: FREE! Across the street at the LA Zoo Parking lot.

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