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2019: Celebrating Union Station's 80th Anniversary with music, dance and more

Celebrating Union Station's 80th Anniversary with music, dance and more

Friday, May 3 -- 1:00 - 7:00pm
Saturday, May 4 -- 10am - 8:00pm

800 N. Alameda St. Los Angeles 90012

In celebration of Union Station's 80th anniversary, join us for two days of music and activities as we commemorate this iconic Los Angeles landmark. Enjoy a variety of arts and cultural offerings by Metro Arts & Design to celebrate the station and all things rail.

Special free tours led by Metro Art Docents will explore artworks located in the East Portal and Passageway Gallery. Tours will be in both English and Spanish (Saturday, May 4, 10:00-10:30am & 11:00-11:30am)

Live music and dance including 1930s to '40s-era swing and jazz, ska, mariachi, Pan-Latin sounds and beyond!

Friday, May 3
California Feetwarmers
New Recessionaries

Saturday, May 4
Western Standard Time Ska Orchestra
The Phil Ranelin Jazz Ensemble
Dave Stuckey and the Hot House Gang
Jungle Fire
Mariachi Arcoiris de Los Angeles
Funky Sole DJs
DJ Raul Campos (with guest DJs)
Soul Fab (DJ John Gregory)
SOL!D Selectors (DJ Mick Cole)
Rhythm Child
Jazzy Ash and the Leaping Lizards

Pictorama! A special game celebrating active transportation and featuring friendly transportation related pictograms. Play to win!

A Living Gallery featuring an electronic photo retrospective of the station's storied past, including images documenting Metro Art Presents programs.

This event is FREE and OPEN to the public.

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