Highland Park
"We can." -  the Arroyo Guild, 1909 (William Lees Judson and George Wharton James)

Located ten minutes northeast of downtown off the historic Arroyo Seco Parkway, Highland Park is often called LA’s original suburb. For over 100 years, artists have been drawn to this community as a locale for their studios and galleries.  Charles Lummis was one of the area’s most famous inhabitants and the annual Lummis Day Festival, held in late Spring, celebrates his life and contributions.

2015 Found LA Was A Success

Another year, another round of great tours – lead by people who love where they live and what they do and graciously share their enthusiasm with the rest of Los Angeles. This year LA Commons heeded the message that one day was not enough, and so tour opportunities were available on either Saturday or Sunday, […]

3rd Annual Found LA:Festival of Neighborhoods

A FESTIVAL TO CELEBRATE LOS ANGELES NEIGHBORHOODS   Sunday, October 20, 2013, LA Commons will host the third annual Found LA: Festival of Neighborhoods.  This year’s theme, “The River of Your Imagination” invites Angelinos to explore the range of ways they interact with the LA River.  Los Angeles culture seekers will be able to: Visit […]