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  • GlennFest, a weeklong film festival that has been hosted in Downey since 2012, will take place from October 1 through October 7 this year, showcasing several films at the Epic Lounge (8239 2nd St. Downey) and Downey Civic Theatre (8435 Firestone Blvd, Downey) All Screenings are free. For more information visit www.glennfest.com October 1 -SUNU 2 […]

    GlennFest Film Festival Free Screenings Oct 1-7 2017

    GlennFest, a weeklong film festival that has been hosted in Downey since 2012, will take place from October 1 through October 7 this year, showcasing several films at the Epic Lounge (8239 2nd St. Downey) and Downey Civic Theatre (8435 Firestone Blvd, Downey) All Screenings are free. For more information visit www.glennfest.com October 1 -SUNU 2 […]

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  • It’s not a time for a Siesta, but for a Gran Fiesta You Are Cordially Invited to Mi Hacienda Garden Party Benefitting the Downey Symphony Orchestra & Music in the Schools ProgramsCome Join Us for a Gran Fiesta celebrating the 2017-2018 Concert SeasonSunday, September 24, 2017 3pm – 7pm (cocktail 3-4pm), $75 per personRio Hondo […]

    Downey Symphony Mi Hacienda Garden Party Sept 24

    It’s not a time for a Siesta, but for a Gran Fiesta You Are Cordially Invited to Mi Hacienda Garden Party Benefitting the Downey Symphony Orchestra & Music in the Schools ProgramsCome Join Us for a Gran Fiesta celebrating the 2017-2018 Concert SeasonSunday, September 24, 2017 3pm – 7pm (cocktail 3-4pm), $75 per personRio Hondo […]

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  • On Saturday, October 7 & Sunday, October 8, 2017 Aerospace Legacy Foundation presents OuteRimCon. Come join us. Visit the OuterRimCon Web Site Columbia Memorial Space Center 12400 Columbia Way Downey, CA 90242 Hours: Saturday, 10a – 5p Sunday, 10a – 3p About Us: Aerospace Legacy Foundation is a community based 501(c)(3) organization from Downey, California; […]

    OuterRimCon: Presented by the Aerospace Legacy Foundation

    On Saturday, October 7 & Sunday, October 8, 2017 Aerospace Legacy Foundation presents OuteRimCon. Come join us. Visit the OuterRimCon Web Site Columbia Memorial Space Center 12400 Columbia Way Downey, CA 90242 Hours: Saturday, 10a – 5p Sunday, 10a – 3p About Us: Aerospace Legacy Foundation is a community based 501(c)(3) organization from Downey, California; […]

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  • August 31, 7pm Rooftop Public Parking Structure 2nd St. and New St., Downey La Charanga Cubana will feature at the as the performing artist for the Cuban-themed rooftop concert hosted by the City of Downey. There will be cuban vendors and food, arts and crafts, a beer and wine garden, and a DAC hosted art exhibition. […]

    Havana Nights Rooftop Concert August 31

    August 31, 7pm Rooftop Public Parking Structure 2nd St. and New St., Downey La Charanga Cubana will feature at the as the performing artist for the Cuban-themed rooftop concert hosted by the City of Downey. There will be cuban vendors and food, arts and crafts, a beer and wine garden, and a DAC hosted art exhibition. […]

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  • Thanks to our amazing cast of Defying Gravity, which performed 8 shows at the Columbia Memorial Space Center. Also we want to thank our sponsors who really made this show possible, and the audience for their generosity and enthusiasm. Enjoy some photos from the show.     Tweet

    Photos from Defying Gravity

    Thanks to our amazing cast of Defying Gravity, which performed 8 shows at the Columbia Memorial Space Center. Also we want to thank our sponsors who really made this show possible, and the audience for their generosity and enthusiasm. Enjoy some photos from the show.     Tweet

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  • JUNE ART HAPPENINGS: 6/16-7/15 Exhibition: Hecho En Cuba @ Stay Gallery 6/23 Paint & Cookies @ Stay Gallery 6/24 The Green Salon @ Studio GalleROY 6/30 Painting with Coffee @ Norwalk Cultural Arts Center 7/26 Save the date: Downey Symphony Pops in the Park Hecho en Cuba, Various Artists June 16-July 15 Stay Gallery 11140 Downey Ave., Downey Local Cuban rtists […]

    June Arts Newsletter

    JUNE ART HAPPENINGS: 6/16-7/15 Exhibition: Hecho En Cuba @ Stay Gallery 6/23 Paint & Cookies @ Stay Gallery 6/24 The Green Salon @ Studio GalleROY 6/30 Painting with Coffee @ Norwalk Cultural Arts Center 7/26 Save the date: Downey Symphony Pops in the Park Hecho en Cuba, Various Artists June 16-July 15 Stay Gallery 11140 Downey Ave., Downey Local Cuban rtists […]

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  • The Downey City Council approved a renewal of the Arts in Public Places funding that supports Stay Gallery’s downtown lease. The gallery provides an open, public community center for the arts in Downey, featuring exhibits of local artists, events for the Downey Unified School District, classes, and more. The Downey Arts Coalition will also be […]

    City renews Stay Gallery funding for 3 years

    The Downey City Council approved a renewal of the Arts in Public Places funding that supports Stay Gallery’s downtown lease. The gallery provides an open, public community center for the arts in Downey, featuring exhibits of local artists, events for the Downey Unified School District, classes, and more. The Downey Arts Coalition will also be […]

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  • The Downey Arts Coalition, in partnership with the City of Downey is proud to announce the return of  Defying Gravity, a play by Jane Anderson, performed at the amphitheater of the Columbia Memorial Space Center. This powerful portrayal of the lives affected by the Challenger Space Shuttle is produced by the Downey Arts Coalition as part of […]

    Defying Gravity, a play about the Challenger Apr 28 – May 14

    The Downey Arts Coalition, in partnership with the City of Downey is proud to announce the return of  Defying Gravity, a play by Jane Anderson, performed at the amphitheater of the Columbia Memorial Space Center. This powerful portrayal of the lives affected by the Challenger Space Shuttle is produced by the Downey Arts Coalition as part of […]

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  •   Saturday April 8th, 8 pm Downey Theater 8435 Firestone Blvd., Downey The spring and final concert, “Symphonic Classics,” will feature a performance by Los Angeles cello player Benjamin Lash. The performance will include the most popular symphony in the classical music repertoire: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5. The concert opens with another popular gem, The […]

    Downey Symphony presents Beethoven’s 5th – April 8

      Saturday April 8th, 8 pm Downey Theater 8435 Firestone Blvd., Downey The spring and final concert, “Symphonic Classics,” will feature a performance by Los Angeles cello player Benjamin Lash. The performance will include the most popular symphony in the classical music repertoire: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5. The concert opens with another popular gem, The […]

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  • Poetry Matters featuring Bonnie Bolling March 30, 7-9 pm Stay Gallery 11140 Downey Ave., Downey 90241 Poetry Matters will welcome back Bonnie Bolling as featured poet on the fifth Thursday in March. Bolling returns to us on a visit from Dubai, where she and her husband have lived for several years. When in Long Beach, Bolling is Editor […]

    Poetry Matters featuring Bonnie Bolling March 30

    Poetry Matters featuring Bonnie Bolling March 30, 7-9 pm Stay Gallery 11140 Downey Ave., Downey 90241 Poetry Matters will welcome back Bonnie Bolling as featured poet on the fifth Thursday in March. Bolling returns to us on a visit from Dubai, where she and her husband have lived for several years. When in Long Beach, Bolling is Editor […]

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