The City of Los Angeles and Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez present the first-ever virtual El Grito telethon September 15th at 7pm to raise funds for Angelinos hardest hit by COVID-19. El Grito serves as the official kick-off celebration for Latino Heritage Month. For details, and to watch the telethon go to elgrito2020.com.
Traditionally, this celebration is held on the steps of City Hall — but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s ¡EL GRITO! Celebration will be a telethon fundraiser aimed to raise funds for Angelenos impacted by COVID-19. The telethon will feature a diverse music lineup ranging from Mariachi, Banda, Trio, and Norteño. Featured performances and appearances by Los Tucanes de Tijuana, La Santa Cecilia, Ozomatli, El Conjunto Nueva Ola (ECNO), La Victoria, Weapons of Mass Creation, San Cha, DJ Angie Vee, and much more!