Virtual Tour

Take a Google Maps virtual tour of Calle Olvera and it's sorroundings.

Our schedule of events
A yearly summary of the festivities held at Olvera celebrating many events.

Historic Sights
Avila Adobe
Avila adobe, the oldest adobe house in Los Angeles.

A list of recommended websites, blogs and videos to explore Olvera.
March 4 - "Fat Tuesday" before Ash Wednesday, Olvera Street style. Children's Carnival with singing and dancing, a festive parade, crowning of "Little King and Queen", mask making workshops and piñata breaking.

Enjoy typical Mexican and Caribbean music, parades and family activities. The burning of "bad Spirits" El Mal. The crowning of Miss Olvera Street, the ambassador for Olvera Street and more. Throw and break cascarones, confetti filled eggshells, and enjoy the many shops and restaurants. Come in costume and win prizes!

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Featured Vendor
W10 - Casa California
Imported woodwork from the state of Oaxaca, and colorful Piñatas adorn our shop.

Picture in Focus

A mariachi group playing at Calle Olvera's 75th Anniversary celebration.


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