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Arts in the Park: SVOB Park 2019

Updated on 08/15/2019 10:32 AM

Wednesday, March 27, 5-8 p.m.
Svob Park 
2600 W Vineyard Rd
Tempe, AZ 85282

Through a partnership with the ASU Gammage this event will feature cultural activities, instrument making, workshops, and music with the Son Jarocho Collective and Dr. Martha Gonzalez, Tempe High Mariachi, music by La Luz de la Luna and a temporary community mural.

Music Performances

5-5:30 Tempe High Mariachi
5:45-6:45 La Luz de la Luna
7:00-8:00 Son Jarocho Collective

Arts Activities

Temporary Community Mural

Create a temporary community mural during the event with father & son duo Suchstyles & Champ Styles.

Learn About Son Jarocho Arts

Learn about Son Jarocho culture, music and art through hands on arts activities lead by ASU Gammage and the Son Jarocho Collective. The City of Tempe Arts and Culture Division and ASU Gammage are proud to partner together to welcome Dr. Martha Gonzalez (Grammy-award winning musician, Chicana artivista, feminist music theorist, and Assistant Professor of Chicana/o Latina/o Studies at Scripps/Claremont College) and a local collective of inter-generational Son Jarocho practitioners for a free demonstration of the Son Jarocho musical tradition.

Food Trucks

Pizza Arno, Mustache Pretzels, and Demarco's Italian Ice


Julie Akerly
Arts Engagement Specialist
(480) 350-5175