Here is a look at the Metro riders profiled in the past week by Zocalo Public Square as part of their ongoing series. Click here to read more about each of the above riders.
This Valentine’s Day, carnaval is for lovers… of Brazilian dance, music and culture! Transport yourself to the tropics at the 15th-annual Brazilian Carnaval of Love, Feb. 14 from 8 p.m. [continue reading]
Eat, Shop, Play Crenshaw encourages the local community to support Crenshaw area businesses and events, and you can even win some cash in the process. One such Crenshaw event is the upcoming 23rd Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival! The Pan African Film & Arts Festival (PAFF) is a premier celebration of international filmmakers, craftsmen and performers of African [continue reading]
So you want to experience the jazz and funk of a traditional Mardi Gras but you can’t get out of Los Angeles. Not to worry — Metro Presents is bringing [continue reading]
Above are the Metro riders profiled this week by Zocalo Public Square, which is taking a year-long look at some of the many people riding the Metro system. Here’s the news release about the series of posts. In the past week, riders have included a musician, a clothes purchaser, a [continue reading]
The Central City Association — which represents downtown Los Angeles businesses — is holding a half-day summit on Feb. 19 about growth in DTLA and the future of transit. The flier is below; you can register to attend here (it’s $125 for those who aren’t CCA members). Metro CEO Art [continue reading]