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LA Art Party Newsletter

LAArtParty is an arts and entertainment website. Established in 2010, it is an online go-to guide for what's happening in and beyond the LA area - this includes dining, travel and more.

Founded by journalist, and "Blues Mama" Kathy Leonardo (a longtime performer), the campy site has an unusual slant which will keep you entertained. Leonardo has been writing for the past 15 years about various subjects for the Huffington Post, THRIVE GLOBAL, LA Weekly, etc.

Each month the LAArtParty staff, led by Kathy Leonardo decides which events will be featured. Posted at noon on the Thursday prior to the last week of the month, LAArtParty.com features the Top Ten Art Parties, plus other fun events each month. VIP subscribers find out ONE week prior to the public and receive discounts and invites to VIP parties throughout the year.

See Contact Page to find out how to become a VIP subscriber so you don't miss any more great ART Parties!! See Contact/Rates Page to find out how submit and promote your own events!

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October 7, 2017: Fresh Coat Mural Festival

On Saturday, October 7, the vibrant city streets of the LA Art District will fill its pavement with thousands of culturally diverse art and music enthusiasts, for the the inaugural Fresh Coat Mural Festival. The event is located on Colyton between 4th and 5th Avenues, outside the streets of LA's most captivating urban renewal project, The Container Yard (TCY).
The all age, free one-day event will begin at 12:00pm, and end at 10:30pm. Local, regional and nationally recognized street-artists will paint new murals throughout the day and evening. Mural artist's include: Drew Merritt, Breeze, VYAL, It's a living, AXIS, Carley Ealey, Andrew Hem and Slick.

Free entrance, all ages. RSVP for a chance to win a VIP experience: FreshCoatMuralFest.com

FEATURED STREET ARTISTS: Drew Merritt, Breeze, VYAL, It's a living, AXIS, Carley Ealey, Andrew Hem and Slick.

FEATURED MUSICIANS: RJD2, Viceroy, Poolside, The Hood Internet, Peanut Butter Wolf and Beat Junkies

What: Fresh Coat Mural Festival
Where: Colyton Street, between 4th & 5th Avenues, outside the streets of The Container Yard
When: Saturday, October 07, 2017 from 12pm-10:30pm
Website: FreshCoatMuralFest.com