“So Rough, So Tuff” Dia de Los Muertos Arts & Cultural Festival will be located at 1520 North Mountain Avenue. Ontario, California 91762 from 11am to 8pm. This will be a Free Family event presented by Richard Roybal Jr. and the On Tap Barbershop Team; hosted by the Lovely Delina Barrasa Hong. This event will help establish the City of Ontario’s very own Arts District and it will be an exciting beginning for their arts community! Therefore this event is meaningful for all us in the Los Angeles area as we join force for the first time with Inland Empire to support them build and reshape their city’s pride in the Arts.
The Unveiling of City of Ontario’s Mural will be at 2:00pm. Along with the presence of the Inland Empire’s renown Graffiti Artists Dowts, Kalm, Kesoe and Pres; which will be the highlight of the event as well as welcoming Pryer and Aloy; Los Angeles supporting artists.
So Rough, So Tuff will host a Barber Battle and the notorious judges are non other than Chey_labarbertate95@2%barbershop, Suave The Celebrity Barber @Gentlemen’s Barber Shop and Lomas_TheBarber. A Classic car show with car clubs such as Classic, Gangs to Grace, Good Times, Maniacos, Nokturnals, Real Classic, Rumble Cats, Simple Riders, Spirit, Underated, Viejitos and many more.
Here is the Official Schedule for the So Rough, So Tuff Dia de los Muertos Arts & Cultural Festival:
11:00am- So Rough So Tuff opens its doors!
2:00pm- The Unveiling of Inland Empire’s Mural
3:00pm- Los Angeles Originals/L.A. Poplockers dance performance/Hip Hop Envy Dance Co.
4:00pm- 7:00pm- Barber Battle-
Tommy vs. Edawrd
Kyle vs. Joey
Rolando vs. Hector
John vs. Alex
7:00pm- Freestyle Cypher
8:00pm- Winning Announcements
Throughout the entire event, an art show will be on view for the public, as well as kid’s activities, face painting, vendors and other cool stuff for the entire family!
We are bringing a historical moment in our West Coast California with the union of Los Angeles Originals and L.A Poplockers all under one roof! Ace Rock, Burstrock, Cre8, OG Jeckle, Nasty, Playboy Eddie and Tic Toc are the legendary ground breakers from this pop-locking movement which was born on the West Coast. Therefore their presence is such an important moment for all us in both the Hip Hop and Graffiti Movement. Check out some of the video clips from these talented guys!
We will have delicious food trucks, vendors and artsy merchandise for the public to purchase so please do not miss out on this important event that will mark history for the City of Ontario.
See you all there and as always I will be documenting this awesome family affair so do not be shy and say hello!
Much Love & Respect,
Monica Smiles Tobon