PASADENA EARTH AND ARTS FESTIVAL IS MAY 3, 2014
The City of Pasadena and Armory Center for the Arts invites you to its 12th annual celebration of the Earth and the Arts!
The City of Pasadena and the Armory Center for the Arts invites you to the annual celebration of the Earth and the Arts.
- Free all-ages event in Old Pasadena
- Live music, dancing
- Interactive drum circle
- Family-friendly Armory art workshops
- Eco-friendly marketplace
- Tasty treats from local restaurants
- Craft beer garden with Pasadena’s own Craftsman Brewing Company
Conscientious Projector kicksoff the festival Friday night at 7:30pm with a screening of Symphony of the Soil at the Armory.
We are also excited to feature What Can You Build With A House?, a temporary public art project created on-site by Jeff Cain during the fesival on Saturday.
Free all-ages event in Old Pasadena… Live music from local bands, dancing and an interactive drum circle… Kids and parents get creative with art workshops… Eco-friendly exhibitors will display and sell green products and services… Sample tasty treats from popular local restaurants and a “Sustainable Beer Garden”… Try something new!
Some of the exhibitors include:
Health-Ade will be featuring their high quality kombucha that’s brewed, bottled, and distributed 100% locally
Dominus Plantarum specializes in “Plant Local”: plants propagated, grown, sold and planted in the San Gabriel Valley Area.
Rock Dog Gear will be selling their awesome recycled climbing rope leashes
Pureness Health will provide vinegar drink samples (vinegar, honey, water) and be doing vinegar tastings
Studio DGH will be offering their beautiful terrariums and ceramic creations for sale
Real Food Daily will be dishing out fantastic vegetarian and vegan options
Repair Cafe is ON for May 3 Saturday 11-5 in Memorial Park at the Pasadena Earth and Arts Festival! And we will be OFF the grid! We will have two tinkers, two tailors and a bike repair station! Come on down and get a FIX!
and much more…
Go Metro and receive a FREE tote bag! For more details, click here. Metro provides Bus and Rail transportation to Memorial Park Station till 2AM on Fridays and Saturdays. For your best route or more info, visit the Metro Trip Planner or call (323) Go Metro or (323.466.3876).
MISTRESS OF CEREMONIES:
Comedian, Author and KPCC Radio Commentator…
Sandra Tsing Loh http://www.lohdownonscience.org/
OUTDOOR MAIN STAGE
11:15 AM The Subs: Classic Rock Band https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Subs/158155581300
12:15 AM Ballet Folklorico Sol y Luna: Ballet Folklorico Sol y Luna is a traditional Mexican community based dance group located in the beautiful Valley of San Gabriel, California. http://www.sol-y-luna.webs.com/
1:15 PM Drumtime: Drumtime is a unique and highly effective combination of musical education, physical activity, creativity and community building; it is designed to offer children and teens hand-on experiences in healthy mind and body concepts. http://www.drumtime.net/about.html
2:15 PM Danza Yankuikuitl (New Fire Aztec Dancers): Danza Yankuikuitl is an indigenous Mexican dance group dedicated to preserving and teaching Aztec dance for the purpose of building friendship and understanding.
3:15 PM Blackwater Jukebox: LA band who have combined their love of roots music with a modern flair and taste for adventure, transforming traditional music into a savage new beast – darker and more danceable. http://www.blackwaterjukebox.com/
4:15 PM Bizzart: is an amalgam of contradictory and cohesive elements, a mishmash of sounds that treat the ears to both the good and the bad, the brainchild of DJ Arthur Arellanes. http://www.joyfulnoiserecordings.com/bizzart
ARMORY INDOOR STAGE
12:30 AM Kan Zaman: volunteer musicians, singers and staff from diverse backgrounds performing a unique, pure and quality traditional Arabic music. http://www.kanzaman.org/
1:30 PM Robert Hilton: designs, builds, and plays unique musical instruments. His instruments are often sculptural in nature, but music is the ultimate goal. http://vimeo.com/74871439
2:30 PM Clair Mills: has focused her energy on developing interactive music and story time for children. Her performances included: interactive storytelling with puppets, stories with costumes for older children. She engages children in activities to entertain, educate and inspire spontaneous creativity and joy. http://www.clairemills.com/
3:30 PM Artichoke: Local band from Highland Park established in 1998, charming high-energy set for kids and families. http://artichoketheband.com/