July 29th at Plaza de la Raza with Special Performance by LP3 & The Tragedy
Antonio Pelayo, artist extraordinaire and multicultural event producer, along with legendary tattoo artist Freddy Negrete present the 3rdAnnual TATUAJE Tattoo Festival, Concert & Art Exhibition on Saturday, July 29th2017, 7PM to 1:00AM at Plaza de la Raza, 3540 North Mission Road, Los Angeles, CA 90031.
Concert headliner is none other than the legendary East L.A. band, Los Lobos, who will be performing some of their classic, fan favorites and who will be sharing the stage for the first time in their hometown with their offspring whose members make up the band LP3 & The Tragedy.
Actor and community activist, Danny Trejo (Machete) co-hosts the event with Bernadette Macias, TV Host and judge on CMT’s hit reality competition series Tattoo Titans. Actor-Comedian-Writer Richard Montoya is set to emcee and guide fest-goers through the night.
TATUAJE will feature over 100 top tattoo artists, live painting, live tattoo competition, art exhibit curated by Freddy Negrete, screening of cult classic film Boulevard Nightsand fashion show by Wardrobe Divas as well as music by DJ Toks and DJ Chris Rox.
TATUAJE celebrates the distinct tattoo culture of Los Angeles while raising funds to benefit Plaza de La Raza, a nonprofit organization, with a multidisciplinary community arts venue dedicated to serving the Eastside neighborhoods of Los Angeles. “It has one of the best arts education programs for children,” said Pelayo. “My main purpose for producing events like this is so that I can raise funds for organizations that teach art to kids,” Pelayo affirms. “Drawing kept me out of trouble while I was growing up, so now I just want to give the generations that follow the same opportunities that art gave me.”
Pelayo has become a distinguished industry innovation leader creating a new type of cultural experience specializing in art exhibits, live entertainment, concerts, community outreach, and fundraising.
TATUAJE 2017 is a tribute to the unique tattoo culture of Los Angeles, and its multiheritage melting pot. TATUAJE is a 21 and over event, no exceptions. All attendees must show valid photo ID to gain admission.
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