Native American heritage is celebrated throughout Los Angeles during the month of November, with special family-friendly events organized to showcase Native American culture, food and arts.
Here are five events featuring the tribes that originally lived (and still live) in the Los Angeles area.
Western Heritage Family Day at The Autry
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Date: Nov. 18, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Price: $11 adults/$5 children/$7 seniors and students/free for Autry members
Red Nation Film Festival
Laemmle Music Hall Theatre
9036 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Date: Nov. 7 to 14
Tongva Exhibit at Heritage Park
12100 Mora Drive
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
Haramokngna American Indian Cultural Center
Red Box Saddle
Forest Route 2N24
Palmdale, CA 93550
Southwest Museum of the American Indian Collection
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90065
Date: Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Rancho Los Alamitos
6400 Bixby Hill Road
Long Beach, California 90815 – (562) 431-3541
Visit the Rancho Wednesday – Sunday, 1 – 5 pm