El Paisano

Rio Hondo’s Premiere Student Festival

Jake Laurell, Reporter

April 21, 2019

Jason Reyes Firetech major and Center Chairman for campus engagement for ASRHC said when asked about his thoughts on the turn out of this event. Reyes stated that he was overall really happy about the aesthetics and the turn out for Riopalooza. “I wanted Riopalooza this year to have bubbles, h...

5 things to do in LA on St. Patrick’s Day

Ashley Lozano, Writer/reporter

March 14, 2019

The St.Patricks day at the farmers market The original farmers market in Los Angeles will host an all day event in celebration of the holiday. Irish folk bands and bagpipers will be roaming the area. The restaurant, Magee’s Kitchen, will be serving traditional Irish foods. They will serve corned be...

Freedom’s Farm Fest

Freedom's Farm Fest

October 23, 2017

Games, animals, face painting. Freedom's Farm Fest will be heading to Norwalk. Check out the flyer below for more info! ...

Uptown Whittiers Los Muertos Festival

Families from all corners of Southern California gathered in Uptown Whitter to celebrate this festive occasion.

Noah Garcia, Reporter

October 15, 2017

Thousands gathered in Uptown Whittier on October 8 for the annual  Los Muertos Uptown Art & Music Festival. The event incorporated a tribute car show, Catrin and Catrina contest, Dozens of artist/vendors booths, Singer/band performances, Altar contests, face painters, food trucks and traditional cer...

‘Dia de los Muertos Cultural Festival’ at Rose Hills Memorial Park

Welcoming sign as people walk in the cemetery. (Maria Martinez/El Paisano)

Maria Martinez, Staff Writer

November 3, 2015

The sixth annual Dia de los Muertos Cultural festival was held at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier on Nov. 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friends and family were welcome to enjoy colorful displays of dancing, art, altars, and an array of foods and sweets with LA’s finest eateries; as well a ma...

Rose Hills Memorial Park set to host 6th annual ‘Dia De Los Muertos Cultural Festival’

Rose Hills Memorial Park set to host 6th annual 'Dia De Los Muertos Cultural Festival'

Ryan Guerrero, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 28, 2015

Rose Hills Memorial Park is celebrating its 6th annual Dia De Los Muertos Cultural Festival on Nov. 1 in celebration of the Mexican holiday, Day of the Dead (celebrated from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2). The festival will be taking place from 11 a.m. to  4 p.m. and is free of admission to the public. Located ...

Oktoberfest comes to Los Angeles

People waiting in line to get into Oktoberfest.

Maria Martinez, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015

Oktoberfest is the world’s largest beer festival and brings a drop of Germany to Los Angeles at the Fairplex, home of the L.A. County Fair. It began Oct. 9 and runs through Oct. 24, opening only Fridays and Saturdays from 6 pm-11 pm. Bringing Bavarian music, beer, German food, chicken dance,...

’10 Minute Play Festival’ Highlights

Daniel Rodriguez, Video Editor

October 10, 2012

If you missed out on the '10 Minute Play Festival' then here's quick rundown on a few plays that entertained, and deserve acknowledgment for their well written/witty script as well as some exceptional acting by our fellow Rio Hondo students. To kick things off we have 'Wanderlust,' a story about...

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