San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This is a great opportunity to get a taste of the historic community of Leimert Park. Home to the World Stage,and KAOS Network the home of legendary 5th Street Dick's, and the world renown Project Blowed and now BANANA's, Leimert has been recognized as one of L.A.'s music hubs for raw eclectic music & arts!
Baba's Vegan Cafe, known for the Veggie Patties will be in Leimert.
We make 4-5 different flavors of patties: Curry Potato, Kale, Cabbage, Beefy, and Apple. Spread the word. The perfect snack or treat to bring for a lunch in or to your work space. We also have *vegan Chili Cheese Fritos.
Live Reggae, Drumming and Dancing
2:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cover Notes: Free Event
Music: Classic Soul, Hip Hop, Afrobeat, Dancehall, Soulful House, and more
Come enjoy Art, Music, Culture & Family at Leimert Park!!!!
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Wo'se Kofi (Afi-Shabaka) is a Los Angeles native and
community activist with a passion for inspiring others to aspire
to healthier living. Using his artistic prowess as an emcee as a
vehicle for promoting positivity and social awareness, Wo’se
uses his music and natural charisma to fuel progressive
change, purposeful solidarity and positive intercultural
exchanges in Los Angeles. Wo’se Kofi has been instrumental
in the conceptual development and establishment of the
Leimert Park Art Walk, a community-driven monthly event featuring local artists and their
artwork, allowing local (and non-local) community members to connect around art, music and
cooperative economics. As Artistic Director and committee member, Wo’se is an essential
element in the planning and success of the Leimert Park Art Walk, organizing and promoting
artist showcases and other performances, as well as marketing and promotion of the Art Walk
Wo’se Kofi studied business management at Cal State University, Dominguez Hills, has
established a successful vegan catering company, Wo’se Vegan Gourmet, and provides valuable
consultation around fundraising, fund development, marketing and promotions (with particular
expertise around social media) to local businesses and non-profit agencies. Wo’se has organized
several very successful fundraisers for non-profit organizations consisting of performances from
conscious hip hop to spoken word and traditional West African drum and dance. A purveyor
of hip hop, Wo’se Kofi hosts 3 different events as an emcee/host including the Hip Hop Cafe in
Hollywood, NHI Natural High, and Leimert Park Art Walk. In addition, Wo’se established one
of the most respected monthly hip hop events, the 16 Bar Battle, an emcee battle highlighting
the lyrical skill of burgeoning artists and providing a necessary platform for cultivating and showcasing young talent.