CITY GIVES A PARTY, AND EVERYONE'S INVITED TO ATTEND.
Los angeles County marks its 150th birthday with a present for its nearly 10 million residents - free admission to its museums and gardens today and Sunday.
Admission is free at three county gardens today: County Arboretum, 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia; Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada-Flintridge; and South Coast Botanic Gardens, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes.
On Sunday, admission is free at the following county museums: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Blvd.; Page Museum of La Brea Discoveries, 5801 Wilshire Blvd; Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire; and the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 900 Exposition Blvd.
Also Sunday, the ``Parade and Festival of Nations'' will begin at 11 a.m. and continue until dusk at the Page Museum, La Brea Tarpits, 5801 Wilshire Blvd. Though the celebration begins earlier, the parade starts at 2 p.m. and travels down Wilshire between La Brea Avenue and Ogden Drive.
For a complete list of events, visit www.co.la.ca.us.
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|Title Annotation:||L.A. Life|
|Publication:||Daily News (Los Angeles, CA)|
|Date:||Feb 19, 2000|
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