How Does the Crescenta Valley Celebrate Korean and Armenian Heritage?

With great food, music and dance, of course. Check out these photos and videos of the Saturday and Sunday event. Add your own!

Months ago, leaders from the Armenian and Korean community decided they wanted to plan a two-day celebraton. Not even triple digit weather can hold them back. 

Volunteers grill chicken kebob and bbq ribs during the first annual , which started Saturday and continues Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at , 3901 Dunsmore Ave., La Crescenta. 

Performances for the event included , and Master Chung from Elite Tae Kwon Do on Saturday. 

A traditional Armenian wedding happens about 4 p.m. Sunday, along with carnival rides, music and dance performances, according to the Korean Armenian Cultural Festival Facebook page

Los Angeles County Department Parks & Recreation, Supervisor Michael Antonovich, businesses, the Crescenta Valley Town Council and non-profit organizations are co-sponsoring the event. 

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Crescenta Valley Town Council Scholarship Fund and the in La Crescenta. 

Patch asks: Did you visit the festival? What were your reactions. Upload your photos from the event. 


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