Sunset Concerts 2013
The Sunset Concerts season is back! Enjoy music from around the globe for FREE in the Skirball’s beautiful outdoor courtyard, Thursday evenings from July 25 through August 29. The 2013 Sunset Concerts series features everything from indie Americana to Afro-Brazilian percussion to traditional Persian music. You won’t want to miss a single show!
All concerts begin at 8:00 p.m.
Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Free admission; no reservations
Limited seating on a first-come, first-served basis
On-site parking: $10 per car (cash only)
No street parking permitted; carpooling encouraged
Or take Metro Rapid 761
Note: No outside alcoholic beverages or chairs permitted. Concertgoers must show a date-of-concert Skirball parking stub, Metro pass, or taxi receipt for concert admission.
Make the most of your Sunset Concerts experience. Download a tip sheet here.
View the Exhibitions—All Skirball galleries except Noah’s Ark are free and open during Sunset Concerts until 10:00 p.m. Be sure to catch the final weeks of the exhibition Gary Baseman: The Door Is Always Open, on view through August 18.
Dine—Enjoy a delicious dinner buffet at Zeidler’s Café, starting at 6:00 p.m. Reservations are required and start two weeks prior to the Thursday evening of your choice. Call (310) 440-4575. Or pick up grab-and-go light fare at Zeidler’s Cart.
Shop—Audrey’s Museum Store is the perfect shopping destination for gifts, unique ceremonial objects, exclusive Gary Baseman items, and more. The store remains open until 8:00 p.m. during Sunset Concerts.
THE 2013 SUNSET CONCERTS SEASON IS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART BY:
Thursday, August 29, 8:00 p.m.
Afro-Brazilian Dendê & Band combine Brazil’s rhythm-heavy music with the grooves of Afrobeat, reggae, and merengue. Led by master percussionist and singer Dendê, the band’s joyous, upbeat live shows exude sizzling showmanship and versatility.
FREE; no reservations