Celebrate the culture of the 1940s Mexican-American youth with a special event on Saturday, August 20th at the La Plaza de Culturas y Artes near historic Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles.
Watch a screening of the 1981 Luis Valdez’ film Zoot Suit with members of the original cast present for a special introduction. Afterwards, enjoy live music, a pachuco dance contest, classic cars on display, and a fashion show of vintage dresses and zoot suits.
Event is free and open to the public. Starts at 5 PM. Visit the La Plaza website for more information.