Viva Los Dodgers 2012 Lineup Announced: Ximena Sariñana, Ana Tijoux, More
Viva Los Dodgers, a festival celebrating Los Angeles' Latino culture, just announced this season's lineup exclusively through West Coast Sound.
Held in Lot 6 two hours before each of the Dodgers' Sunday home games, the festival is free with a ticket to the day's Dodger game. The schedule this year is a mix of hip hop and traditional folkloric music, and standouts including Weekly darling Ximena Sariñana, badass rapper Ana Tijoux and La Santa Cecilia are all scheduled. See the full list below.
April 15, 1:10 p.m.
Comedian Felipe Esparza, The Moonlight Trio
April 29, 1:10 p.m.
May 13, 1:10 p.m.
Comedian Julio Gonzalez, KCRW DJ Raul Campos
May 20, 5:05 p.m.
Las Cafeteras, The Pinker Tones, KCRW DJ Raul Campos
See also: Las Cafeteras Defy Tradition
May 27, 1:10 p.m.
La Santa Cecilia
June 17, 1:10 p.m.
Vs. White Sox
Mexican Institute of Sound, La Vida Boheme, KCRW DJ Raul Campos
July 1, TBD
Ximena Sariñana, Mariachi Los Solecitos, KCRW DJ Raul Campos
July 15, 1:10 p.m.
Mexico Azteca Ballet Folklorico
August 5, TBD
No Te Rajes, Jalisco Folklorico Group
August 26, 1:10 p.m.
Sept. 2, 5:10 p.m.
Mariachi Heritage Ballet Folklorico
Sept. 16, TBD
Sept. 29, TBD
The season culminates with La Gran Fiesta -- Viva Los Dodgers on Saturday, September 29. Talent TBD.
*Additions to talent will be made throughout the season and announced prior to each event.