El Pueblo Historical Monument Hosts Free Fun Family Events in March

El Pueblo Historical Monument hosts several fabulous free events throughout the month of March, including the world-renowned Blessing of the Animals March 31st, and the Lantern Festival this Saturday March 3rd. Check out their full March event calendar, and download printable flyers you can share with your friends and stakeholders.

From Her: An Exhibition in Honor of National Women’s History Month
Celebrating women athletes that have gone above and beyond in the sports world
For more information, please email: elpueblo.exhibits@gmail.com or call (213) 485-8435.
March 3, 2018 to March 25, 2018
Open Thursdays – Sundays | 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Biscailuz Gallery
125 Paseo de la Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
(download the event flyer)

 

Opening reception for our annual “From Her: An Exhibition in Honor of National Women’s History Month.” Admission to the exhibit and reception is free and open to the public. Join us for light refreshments and an in-person conversation with four-time U.S. Olympic medalist Brenda Villa.
Saturday, March 3, 2018
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Biscailuz Gallery
125 Paseo de la Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
(download the event flyer)

 

17th Annual Los Angeles Lantern Festival
Join us for this year’s Lantern Festival, which occurs annually on the fifteenth day of the first lunar month to mark the closing of Chinese New Year festivities, for free entertainment, activities, and more! This family friendly event is presented by the Friends of the Chinese American Museum and El Pueblo Historical Monument.
Saturday, March 3, 2018
12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
El Pueblo Historical Monument
125 Paseo de la Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
(download the event flyer)

 

Free Arts and Craft Workshop: Craft Your Own Toy Guitar
Join us for our first arts and crafts workshop of the Spring 2018 workshop series, presented by El Pueblo Historical Monument and the El Pueblo Park Association. All workshops will be free and open to the public.
Sunday, March 11, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Avila Adobe Courtyard
E-10 Olvera Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
(download the event flyer)

 

Annual Blessing of the Animals Event
Celebrated every Saturday before Easter, the Blessing of the Animals is a traditional event presented by the Olvera Street Merchants Association Foundation and El Pueblo Historical Monument. Event is free and open to the public; all pets welcome!

Saturday, March 31, 2018
Entertainment from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Blessing led by Archbishop Jose Gomez begins at 2:00 p.m.
El Pueblo Historical Monument
125 Paseo de la Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Free Arts and Craft Workshop: Making Paper Animals
As part of the Blessing of the Animals event, El Pueblo Historical Monument and El Pueblo Park Association will be hosting a free “Making Paper Animals” workshop for all ages.
Saturday, March 31, 2018
11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Northeast Plaza (in front of the Blessing of the Animals Mural)
125 Paseo De La Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
(download the event flyer)

 

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