Calendar

Mar
28
Thu
BID Board of Director Meeting @ Far East Plaza
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

The Chinatown BID Board of Directors Meeting is held on the 4th Thursdays of odd months; exception in November when it’s held on the 3rd Thursday.

AGENDA

  1. Public Comments
  2. Approval of Previous Minutes
  3. Chinatown Development/Projects Update
  4. New Business
  5. Chinatown Marketing/Events Update
  6. Chinatown Quality of Life Update
  7. Adjournment

For questions or to be added to the Board Agenda, please submit a detail email request prior to the meeting to info@chinatownla.com for consideration.

*Validated Parking in Far East Plaza parking garage below building.

Apr
3
Wed
CURVE: New sound works by Inne Eysermans, Liew Niyomkarn, and Eric Heep @ Automata
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm

Join us at Automata for an unique evening of new sound works for live performance by three cutting-edge composers: Liew Niyomkarn (Antwerp), Innes Eysermans (Antwerp), and Eric Heep (Los Angeles)

PROGRAM:

INNE EYSERMANS     at the same time
A new work exploring pre-recorded data and time in semi-structured, interactive environments created in Max/MSP and Mira.

LIEW NIYOMKARN     Aquabeez   
A newest granular performance that conjures an image of greenery landscape, a dense swarm of insects. Liew reuses sound from field recording, feedback loop and traditional music that is stretched, mingled all together into a new form that leaves its original.

ERIC HEEP     Silo  
A new piece for bricks, piano wire, motors, rice, and automatic door locks.

Apr
4
Thu
Chinatown After Dark @ Far East Plaza
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
May
2
Thu
Chinatown After Dark @ Far East Plaza
May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Featuring…

Burmese, Please!
Pearl River Delta
Piquenique-LA
Secret Lasagna
Wax Paper Co.
Kim Chuy
Thien Huong
Qin West
Fortune Gourmet
Scoops
Ramen Champ
East/West Shop
Endorffeine Coffee Bar
Lao Tao Taiwanese Street Food
Baohaus
LASA
Now Serving

Live Music Featuring…

Sean Wang (Guzhen)
Jim Duncan/Jason Arimoto (Ukulele)

May
3
Fri
UNION STATION LOS ANGELES CELEBRATES 80TH ANNIVERSARY @ UNION STATION
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Union Station 80th Anniversary Celebration

L.A.’s iconic Union Station turns 80 this May. The largest train terminal in the Western United States opened eight decades ago in May 1939.

On May 3rd & 4th Union Station will celebrate its 80th Anniversary with a two-day community celebration allowing Angelenos to enjoy the beauty and history of the beloved downtown landmark

 

Friday, May 3 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

  • Pop-up performance by the California Feetwarmers and The New Recessionaries
  • “Living Gallery” featuring photo retrospective of station history
  • Model train exhibition and Kids Zone from the Del Oro Pacific Modular Railroad
  • Custom 80th anniversary menu items at some station eateries including Café Crepe and The Imperial Western Beer Company
May
4
Sat
UNION STATION LOS ANGELES CELEBRATES 80TH ANNIVERSARY @ UNION STATION
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Union Station 80th Anniversary Celebration

L.A.’s iconic Union Station turns 80 this May. The largest train terminal in the Western United States opened eight decades ago in May 1939.

On May 3rd & 4th Union Station will celebrate its 80th Anniversary with a two-day community celebration allowing Angelenos to enjoy the beauty and history of the beloved downtown landmark

Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

“Taste of Chinatown” Walking Tour @ Far East Plaza
May 4 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Held in conjunction with China Week May 1-14, 2019.

This China Week exclusive Taste of Chinatown Walking Tour will feature a sampling of Chinatown’s most delicious bites, from classic favorites as well as trendy hot spots, calligraphy lesson, and conclude with our condensed walking tour of historical and cultural highlights of Chinatown. This ticketed event will include food+beverage (we will not be able to accommodate substitutions for dietary restrictions), calligraphy lesson, and a 90 minute walking tour.

May
11
Sat
Undiscovered Chinatown Walking Tour (China Week) @ Throughout Chinatown
May 11 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Held in conjunction with China Week May 1-14, 2019.

Visit a temple, an herbal shop, art galleries, antique stores, and more! The 2 1/2 hour walking tour will take visitors to a number of off-the-beaten-track points of interest and will guide those interested in shopping to some of Chinatown’s best bargains and its trendiest shops. Wear comfortable walking shoes and be prepared to wind your way through a myriad of alleyways, plaza stalls, and classical courtyards to discover the charm of L.A’s Chinatown.

For those interested, please rsvp online here.

May
23
Thu
BID Board of Director Meeting @ Far East Plaza
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

The Chinatown BID Board of Directors Meeting is held on the 4th Thursdays of odd months; exception in November when it’s held on the 3rd Thursday.

AGENDA

  1. Public Comments
  2. Approval of Previous Minutes
  3. Chinatown Development/Projects Update
  4. New Business
  5. Chinatown Marketing/Events Update
  6. Chinatown Quality of Life Update
  7. Adjournment

For questions or to be added to the Board Agenda, please submit a detail email request prior to the meeting to info@chinatownla.com for consideration.

*Validated Parking in Far East Plaza parking garage below building.

Jun
1
Sat
ebb & flow: chinatown @ Los Angeles State Historic Park
Jun 1 @ 1:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Festival Schedule
● 1:00 – 1:30 pm // Community Workshop [All ages]
● 1:45 pm // Community Performance:
● 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm // Community Workshop [All ages]
● 2:30 – 3:00 pm // Community Workshop [All ages]
● 3:15 pm // Community Performance:
● 3:30 – 4:00 pm // Community Workshop [All ages]
● 4:15 pm // Community Performance:
● 4:30 – 6:00 pm // Professional Workshop
● 6:15 pm // Community Performance:
● 7:30 pm // Evening Performance