Concerts At Pershing Square
Pershing Square, the park in the heart of Downtown, has an ample musical lineup, starting with lunchtime concerts most Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon-2 p.m., from June-August. The lineup is augmented with four bigger acts for Wednesday nights from 8-10 p.m.: progressive rock Grammy nominees Ambrosia on July 30, indie rockers Pedestrian on Aug. 6, Sophie B. Hawkins (who has been on the road with Hillary Clinton) on Aug. 13 and the Gin Blossoms (shown here, making their only Southern California appearance) on Aug. 20. The lineup, organized by the city Department of Recreation and Parks, also includes some salsa, kids' shows and films.
Pershing Square, 532 S. Olive St., (213) 847-4970 or laparks.org.
Wednesday, June 11, 2008