SUMMER OF SALSA: THE ECHO PARK PROJECT
Friday, July 10, 2020, 6:00 pm
The Echo Park Project was formed in 2006 by Carlo Lopez, a Latin percussionist from Brooklyn who wanted to recreate the legendary salsa style of New York City in Southern California. The Echo Park Project’s repertoire is a combination of original material and hot 70s cover tunes. Food and beverages available for sale. Presented by PacFed Insurance, Music Fund of Los Angeles, Teamsters Local 986 and Teamsters Local 396 in conjunction with LA Plaza’s exhibition “afroLAtinidad: mi casa, my city.”
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes—LA Plaza—is an institution of stories that makes known the role of Mexicans, Mexican Americans, and all Latinos in shaping the past, present, and future of Los Angeles. They share these stories through permanent and changing exhibits, educational initiatives, and a diverse range of public programming.