The 17th Annual TARFEST Music & Art Festival Celebrates LA culture past, present, and future at
Saturday, September 14th, 2019, from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
LAUNCH LA, with tremendous support from its sponsors and the local arts and business community, is proud to present the 17th annual TARFEST music and art festival, returning to the La Brea Tar Pits, a member of the Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County (NHMLAC), on Saturday, September 14th, 2019, from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The free, one-day-only festival is open to all ages. TARFEST celebrates local artists, musicians and culture with DJ performances throughout the day, live painting by local legends, art installations curated from the world-class LA art community, a Lagunitas Biergarten & Cocktail Lounge, as well as the best food trucks in Los Angeles. TARFEST is produced by the non-profit arts organization LAUNCH LA. This festival is about giving back to our community, by preserving what’s best about the art and music of LA, while providing fuel for the amazing new cultural developments happening here. Throughout the day, attendees can immerse themselves in large-scale live painting sessions by Johnny KMNDZ Rodriguez and Mr. B Baby. Live music will be provided by KCRW’s own Raul Campos, Jeremy Sole and DJ Valida. Free for all ages!