Fiesta La Ballona Entertainment

Fiesta’s three day dance party in the Entertainment Tent features the sounds of classic Rock ‘n Roll, Country, Soul, Big Band and the most popular music playing today as well as World Music such as Hawaiian, Mariachi and Conjunto, Russian Rock and Latin Jazz.
Friday, August 22, 2014
4:00 PMPat Ruane & Dancers- Ballroom Dancing
4:30 PMJimmy Brewster and the Westside Band - Sinatra Classics
Swing with Jimmy Brewster and The Westside Band to some of the classic tunes made famous by Sinatra and the Rat Pack.
6:00 PMSilent Partner - Indie Rock - Website
Silent Partner is a teen indie rock band from West Los Angeles. Band members Jack Shassberger, Gabe Sarnoff, Jake Pavlica, Jesse Pruitt, and Tobias Raskin built a strong social media following by uploading their first original song, ‘Gone Away,’ on SoundCloud.
6:40 PMAcademy of Visual and Performing Arts Jazz Combo - Jazz/Blues - Website
The Jazz Combo of the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts is a component of Culver City High School’s Pink Elephant Music Company. They perform at community events such as Culver City Education Foundation’s annual “Sip For Our Schools” and “Tribute the Stars” events. They play jazz standards and blues numbers, and are directed by Dr. Tony Spano and Dr. David Brennan.
7:20 PMSearchlights - Indie Rock - Website
The band plays primarily indie rock, covering songs the members know and love, while also branching out in their own writing to create inventive compositions. Searchlights has been playing for about three months now, and is excited to play its first show here at Fiesta La Ballona.
8:00 PMState of Panic - Punk Rock
State Of Panic is a punk rock revivalist group from Los Angeles featuring a blend of influences from classics like The Ramones and The Sex Pistols and contemporary bands like Green Day and My Chemical Romance. The band packs a powerful punch with Aidan McLain on guitar and lead vocals, Henry Gross on lead guitar, Haki Daniels on drums and newly added Cyrus Payne on bass.
8:40 PMBelow 51 - Alternative/Punk Rock - Website
Based in Culver City, CA, Below 51 is a punk rock band featuring Francisco De La Cruz on guitar/vocals, Roy Ramos on guitar/vocals, Diego Andres on bass/vocals, and Sam Noonan on drums. The band has played multiple venues on the Sunset Strip and various festivals.

Saturday, August 23, 2014
11:45 AMOpening Ceremony featuring Vox Femina Los Angeles
Please join the Mayor, City Council Members and other Elected Officials, Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commissioners, Fiesta La Ballona Committee Members, Culver City Boy Scout Troop 113 Color Guard and Culver City’s Vox Femina Los Angeles for the opening of Fiesta La Ballona onstage in the Entertainment Tent.
12:00 NoonMariachis Voces de Mexico de Raul Sanchez - Mariachi
Mariachi Voces de Mexico is dedicated to remembering the orchestral legacy and cinematic elements that are rooted in Mariachi music. The Music of Voces de Mexico pays homage to legendary songwriters and opens up a window to experience a world of times past through modern orchestration.
1:00 PMGrupo Folklorico Macias - Folk Dances
1:45 PMCorday Undercover - 90s Pop Rock - Website
Lead singer Jennifer Corday and her rockin' 4-piece crew bring you all your favorite songs from the 90s decade including hits from Alanis Morissette, Gwen Stefani of No Doubt, Nirvana, Jimmy Eat World, Sheryl Crow, Kid Rock, Guns N’ Roses, blink-182, Sublime, and more.
2:45 PMMurphy Family Bluegrass Band - Country/Bluegrass
3:30 PMDoo Wah Riders - Classic and Contemporary Country - Website
The Doo-Wahs are country, with a unique, original sound. They define their sound as "high energy country with a cajun twist". Their tight musicianship and powerful arrangements of classic and original songs have made them favorites everywhere they go.
4:30 PMdee-Lightful Productions - Musical Theatre
5:15 PMWoodstock Tribute Band - 60s Rock - Website
Relive the greatest rock concert of all time! Enjoy the classic hits of Janis Joplin, Carlos Santana, David Crosby, Grace Slick, Paul Butterfield, Ian Anderson, Keith Moon and other 60s rockers. Wear your tie-dye, beads & bells, and be prepared for a psychedelic ending you will never forget!
6:15 PMGrupo Folklorico LaRosa - Folk Dances
7:00 PMRhythm & Blues Dance Party with Fly Guy & DIVA - R&B - Website
Dance the night away in the Entertainment Tent! DIVA performs the R&B hits of the 60s and 70s from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. Then Fly Guy brings a special edge to all your favorite R&B hits with live mashups from the 80s and 90s.

Sunday, August 24, 2014
11:00 AMCali Rose & the CC Strummers - Ukulele
11:45 AMMasanga Marimba - Marimba - Website
Masanga Marimba plays traditional and popular music from Africa and Latin America. The instruments used in this ensemble consist of 7 Zimbabwean marimbas of various sizes along with vocals, drums, percussion, saxophone and trumpet. The sight and sound of Masanga's giant marimbas are unlike anything you've ever seen or heard before!
12:45 PMGrupo Folklorico Tzintzuni - Folk Dances
1:30 PMTalkBack - Reggae - Website
TalkBack is a musical experiment. Revealed in the movie Pretty in Pink and featured again in the film Meet the Fockers, TalkBack has been entertaining and experimenting for 30 years. They have reggae at the root and mix in everything from mbaqanga to funk. It’s country music - from a different country.
2:30 PMHo'Aloha Polynesian Dancers - Polynesian Dances
3:15 PMRoncovacoco - Latin Fusion - Website
Hailing from the streets of Los Angeles and founded in 2001, this 10-piece ensemble magically melds ska, Reggae, Jazz, Cumbia, Big Band and Rock sounds. This concert is sponsored by the office of Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas.
4:15 PMShingari Bollywood Dancers - Bollywood Dances
5:00 PMPaddy's Pig - Irish Folk Music - Website
Paddy's Pig performs lively, acoustic renditions of traditional, modern and original Irish and Celtic music.