The 22nd Annual

Central Avenue
Jazz Festival Arts Pavilion


Art Pavilion

Curated by Omar Holguin of La Mancha Gallery

Save The Date !
Saturday & Sunday, July 29th & 30th

La Mancha Gallery is honored to be hosting the Arts Pavilion at
the 22nd Annual Central Avenue Jazz Festival!

The Central Avenue Jazz Festival returns on Saturday & Sunday, July 29th & 30th from 11-6PM at the South Central section of Los Angeles between 42nd and 43rd Streets in front of the historic and newly renovated Dunbar Hotel.  This celebration of community arts and music is an event that celebrates the rich cultural history of Los Angeles Central Avenue vibrant jazz scene since the 1930’s.

At the invitation of City Councilman Curren D. Price, Jr., Councilman at the 9th District Of Los Angeles, thousands of Angelenos will gather on July 29 & 30th at the Vernon-Central neighborhood of South Los Angeles to enjoy a free celebration of Community, Vibrant Music and Contemporary Art.
La Mancha Gallery will be hosting for the 4th year in a row the Arts Pavilion during the festival. A 30’x60′ foot tent that will house cutting-edge art from top artists in Los Angeles as well as live muralists. Curated by Omar Holguin of La Mancha Gallery the selected artwork ranging from all sizes and mediums will include a live painting presentation by renown muralist and artist EnkOne. Directly across from the historic Dunbar Hotel, the beautifully-restored mecca for jazz legends of the l930’s and l940’s, Virtually all of the artists represented had personal and emotional connections to the neighborhood and the African-American jazz culture which had flourished there in decades past. Many artists participating  have achieved widespread recognition, even worldwide acclaim.

Countdown to the event