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UCLA 100th Birthday Celebration at Grand Park with KCRW

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200 North Grand Avenue

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UCLA 100th Birthday Celebration at Grand Park with KCRW

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Join us at Grand Park for an unforgettable community celebration as we count down to the lighting of City Hall in blue and gold in honor of 100 years of UCLA. UCLA alumna and ESPN anchor Cari Champion will preside over the evening festivities, which will include lawn games by University Credit Union, music by KCRW DJ Jason Bentley, the UCLA Marching Band, food trucks, and more.

The countdown to the lighting of City Hall in blue and gold will be led by Basketball Hall of Famer and UCLA alumnus Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

The first 250 guests to arrive receive a free limited edition UCLA 100 pin.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVPs are encouraged, but not required.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Event start time: 6:30 pm

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Special thanks to University Credit Union for its generous support and helping UCLA bring its centennial activities to life.

Getting There

- Metro [Highly encouraged]: Take the Red or Purple Line to Grand Park / Civic Center Station. Exit on Temple Street. If you are traveling from west LA, take the Expo Line and transfer to the Red or Purple Line at 7th and Metro Station

- Ride Share: Uber or Lyft

- Parking:

(1) The Music Center Main Campus Garage - Enter via southbound traffic, turning right into the garage from Grand Avenue between First Street and Temple Street. Cash only.

(2) Walt Disney Concert Hall Garage - Enter from Grand Avenue or Northbound Hope Street, or approach the Lower Grand entrance from 4th Street or Olive Street, to avoid these street closures.

(3) Lot 10 at 145 N. Broadway - Subterranean parking on N. Broadway between First Street and Temple Street. Parking lot address is 145 N. Broadway, Los Angeles with entrances on Broadway and on Hill St.

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For inquiries about the event, please contact Sarah Rosky, Project Manager, UCLA Centennial Celebration, at srosky@support.ucla.edu.

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