Saturday, June 2, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 3, 2018, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington Campus

Free Admission to All Events

About the Event

Discover the creativity of Northeast Los Angeles through this weekend of art, music, and poetry. The annual festival celebrates the legacy of legendary author, journalist, and historic Southwest Museum founder Charles Fletcher Lummis.

At the Autry's historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington campus, see two new installations: Making a Big Noise: The Explorations of Charles Lummis, a new display in the museum's lower level, and of this body; of this earth, a pop-up art installation in the tunnel entrance.

Additional activities take place at other sites in Northeast Los Angeles. This year's Lummis Days schedule is as follows:

Friday, June 1
7:00–9:30 p.m.: Free screening of the acclaimed film Dolores followed by a panel discussion moderated by Tomas Benitez and featuring Assemblymember Wendy Carrillo, labor organizer Maria Elena Durazo, historian and professor Ana Elizabeth Rosas and the film's producer, Alpita Patel

Saturday, June 2
6:00–9:00 p.m.: Indie music and entertainment at the Boulevard Stage, York Boulevard and Avenue 50

Sunday, June 3
10:30 a.m.–noon: Poetry at Lummis Home

1:00–3:00 p.m.: Poetry workshop at Lummis Home

12:30–7:00 p.m.: Music, dance, puppets and crafts on five stages at Sycamore Grove Park

Details subject to change. For additional information and location details, visit

Please note: The Autry's Mt. Washington campus (NOT the Griffith Park campus) is part of Lummis Days. The Mt. Washington campus is located at 234 Museum Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90065.