Venue Details

7984 Star Starred
Greek Theatre
2700 North Vermont Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90027
323-665-5857
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Sheila Jon Cowger
Not allowed to bring in food or drink with the exception of sealed water bottles. Food and drinks available for a high price. Check out the tented areas outside of the main snack bar area for some specialty snacks like hot funnel cake :)
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Sheila Jon Cowger
Using the shuttle service makes the parking totally stress freee. Be sure to buy the $7 per vehicle shuttle ticket online in advance.
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11 events
1 review
19 stars
attended May 05 2012

If I had planned to spend Cinco de Mayo at a punk concert, Thats what I would have planned. The first two bands had nothing to do with Cinco de Mayo.. I don't get it Each band was good in it's own right but did not go well with Los Lobos. Ruined...continued

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88 events
76 reviews
1 stars
attended May 05 2012

Solid night of music & free Ben & Jerrys frozen yogurt!

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24 reviews
9 stars
attended May 05 2012

I rarely go to the Greek beacuse it's so much more expensive than the Hollywood Bowl, so Goldstar's half price tickets for this 5-hour concert of three amazing L.A. bands (and then some) was a welcome treat. Seats were in the terrace section, but...continued

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Website

http://www.greektheatrela.com/events/event_details.asp?id=2251

Description

Los Lobos, the beloved Grammy-winning band from East L.A., have announced their first annual music festival to be held in their hometown of Los Angeles at the iconic Greek Theatre. The 1st Annual Los Lobos Cinco de Mayo Festival will feature performances by preeminent LA bands Los Lobos, X and Mariachi El Bronx, with special guests Neko Case and Alejandro Escovedo joining Los Lobos on stage. The festival was born out of a desire to have a branded event for the community-conscious band to celebrate food, culture and music in their hometown. It promises to be an unforgettable night, taking place during the opening week of the Greek Theatre’s new season.

“We are happy and proud to announce the 1st Annual Los Lobos Cinco de Mayo Festival,” says Steve Berlin of Los Lobos. “After discussing it for what seems like years it’s amazing to actually see it come to fruition, and it’s made all the more special by having our great friends X, Neko Case, Alejandro Escovedo and Mariachi El Bronx join us. We think it’s going to be a joyous and amazing evening of music.”

Los Lobos is currently on tour in support of Tin Can Trust, an album that speaks to the time and place in which it was conceived. Los Lobos is a band that has consistently evolved artistically while never losing sight of their humble roots.