L.A. River Day of Service

Come on down to the river!

Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa invites you to participate in the Los Angeles River Day of Service, this Saturday, April 30, 2011.

This is your chance to participate, volunteer, and donate your time to help revitalize the L.A. River. Here are some of the activities scheduled for the day.

At Rio de Los Angeles State Park, 1900 N. San Fernando Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90065:

  • Volunteer Celebration Party with Ozomatli 12 noon-2 p.m.
    Come celebrate the L.A. River with food, music and festivities including a performance by Ozomatli, who will present the winning entries of the Songs of the River project.

  • LA River StoryShare 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Presented by KCET, Mayor Villaraigosa, Councilmember Ed P. Reyes, Ozomatli, and Friends of the L.A. River
    Take the opportunity to share your stories, experiences, and pictures of life along the river and become a part of KCET's Departures project. You can sign up to tell your story by clicking the banner below.

At 14 sites along the entire length of the L.A. River:

  • La Gran Limpieza 9 a.m.-12 noon
    Presented by Friends of the Los Angeles River
    You and everyone you know are invited to help clean up the river. You can sign up to volunteer at folar.org.
Come join the fun and be a part of your community!


Share Your LA River Story April 30th


"By the River" by Asdru & Ulises of Ozomatli