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TarFest Music and Art Festival at LACMA Saturday

TarFest Music and Art Festival Hancock Park

TarFest, a celebration of culture on the Miracle Mile, takes place September 20 – October 6 at LACMA. This coming weekend kicks off with the TarFest Music and Art Festival!

The TarFest Music and Art Festival takes place this Saturday and features a free concert at the La Brea Tar Pits Park. Featured bands include some hot alternative groups – Blondfire, Helena, Soft Swells, So Many Wizards, The Steelwells and The Makepeace Brothers. There will also be outdoor art:

  • public sculpture by Bertil Petersson, Tom Waters, Mattia Biaggi and David O. Johnson
  • live paintings by revered artists Greg “Craola” Simkins, Johnny “kmndz” Rodriguez and Van Saro

The festivities include a Lagunitas Biergarten, a wine bar and gourmet food trucks.

Here’s a playlist with some of the bands playing this Saturday…sounds like a fun, free event for all ages.

The TarFest Music and Art Festival 
Saturday, September 22nd 2p-9p
LaBrea Tar Pits Park
Free, Open to All Ages
TarFest Website
Tarfest 2012 LACMA KCRW
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Mary has lived in the Hancock Park area for over 20 years - including homes in Larchmont Village and Windsor Square. Mary has lived in some great places in her life - but none compare to the convenience and majesty of our neighborhood. For Mary, the neighborhood has been a wonderful home to her large, extended one time she had family members living on seven different Hancock Park area blocks! Larchmont Buzz is a labor of love - built to celebrate the neighborhood and to elevate the conversation in the area.

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