Govan, Ryu to speak at ‘TarFest’ preview Sept. 6

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

TARFEST is an annual music and art festival hosted at the La Brea Tar Pits Park. 

Art, culture and community will be the topics of the Greater Miracle Mile Chamber of Commerce “TarFest” luncheon  Wed., Sept. 6 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd.

Speakers include LACMA CEO Michael Govan, Councilman David Ryu and TarFest co-founder James Panozzo.

The chamber luncheon will offer a preview of this year’s Tarfest Music & Art Festival. “The focus of the luncheon is the vital nature and benefits of combining art and culture and communities,” said Meg McComb, executive director of the GMMCC.

LACMA is hosting the event, which will take place at the PB Grand Entrance, behind the “Urban Light” installation.

Admission for GMMCC members is $25 members, general admission is $30.

The 15th annual TarFest will take place Sat., Sept. 16 from 2 – 10 p.m. on the grounds of the La Brea Tar Pits.

Live bands,  DJs, dance performances, artmaking activities for kids, gourmet food trucks, a Biergarten and wine bar and more will be at the event, says Panozzo.

This community event is free and open to the public. Visit

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