Metro Art Presents

Celebrating Connections at the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station

About the event

Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 9 from 12:30-4:30pm. We’re planning a party in celebration of one of Metro’s newest rail stations, Little Tokyo/Arts District, and you’re invited!  

Curious about the neighborhood’s history and the best eats around? Want to learn how to make your own musubi, emojis, or floral displays? Looking for a FREE music festival featuring some of the hottest talent in L.A.? It’s all happening–and more–at the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station plaza.

The event will include a Metro Art Presents music festival featuring live performances by talent with roots in Little Tokyo and the Arts District as well as food, workshops, and tours highlighting neighborhood cultural organizations and businesses.

The program is produced in collaboration with Little Tokyo Community Council and Tuesday Night Project.

Featured Artists

Hosted by
Actress Keiko Agena
Rapper DanAKADan

DJs
Tsugu Itagaki from Dress Down at Let’s Go Disco
Lauren Moon from Tuesday Night Cafe

Performers
Drumming from J-Town Taiko Club
One Man Band Arthur Nakane
Music from Sandino
Raps and Beats from Unkal Bean
Music from local faves Super Group
Atomic Cafe’s Nancy Sekizawa aka “Atomic Nancy” and Scott Nagatani

Little Tokyo Arts District Station Community Celebration

Saturday, September 9, 2023, 12:30-4:30pm
Little Tokyo/Arts District Station Plaza
402 E 1st St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Go Metro and take the new A or E Lines, and get off at Little Tokyo/Arts District Station.

> Learn more about the full event!

> View the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station Metro Art Guide

> Learn more about the Regional Connector Station artworks

> Learn more about the Regional Connector Transit Project