friday june 18 | piña


Hola, familia!  La Junta crew here, writing this to you with so much excitement!!  We’ve all been waiting with unwavering hope, and now our City of Angels is ever so close to a full reopening after fifteen months of the COVID lockdown…so we have an announcement:

IT’S TIME TO MOVE!!  This has a double meaning for us.  1) We can’t wait to see you and get down on the dance floor with you all, and 2) PIÑA has a new home at La Cita Bar!!

You read that right.  PIÑA moves to DTLA’s most renowned and beloved neighborhood bar, La Cita, on Friday, June 18th!  The evening features La Junta Sound System (deejays degruvme, Yukicito & Glenn Red) playing Cumbia, Salsa, Reggaeton, Samba, and other Afro-Latin rhythms, plus a live performance by the always fun and frenetic LA rockeros, Spaghetti Cumbia!

Gather your dance floor fam, make a plan and we’ll see you on the 18th!

DETAILS

Where: La Cita: 336 S Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90013 || 21+|| $10 at the door || 9pm to 2am

Questions you may have:

1.       Are masks required? NO, for fully vaccinated guests. YES, for unvaccinated guests. Honor system encouraged but not enforced.

2.       Do you need to show your vaccination cards? No

3.       Are you doing Temp checks? No

4.       Capacity? La Cita will open at full capacity, approx. 200-250 guests

5.       Will the outdoor bar be available? Yes

**All this information is based on the LA County Dept. of Public Health’s approval to reopen on Tuesday, June 15th with their latest guidelines announced on Thursday, June 10th.

friday march 13 | piña

This midweek rain has got us excited for what’s gonna bloom on the other side, especially Friday night’s PIÑA! It’s been a long time coming, but we’re finally bringin’ in the homies DJ CREEPY and DJ VALENTÍN, aka Westside Cumbia Connection to rock the decks at our monthly Friday romp…and ‘we support this message’!!

Our brother Yukicito will be out of town celebrating his bday week in the Bay, but fortunately, our dear bro from Ojai, DJ Elixir, is in town to keep the sounds deep while Yuki is away. Get your piñas ready and we’ll see you on Friday!

9PM-2AM | FREE all night with RSVP | $5 at door after 11pm
El Dorado DTLA
416 S. Spring St. (btwn 4th & 5th)

friday february 14 | pajama jam

For those of us here in LA, it’s thus far been a solemn and heartbreaking start to 2020 with the sudden losses of people who have meant so much to our city and to our individual circles of friends and family. Fortunately, we’re at the start of a new month, and with it, the hope of abundance and good tidings that may help us put our hearts back together.

Well, it turns out that our next PIÑA event falls on Friday February 14th (Valentine’s Day!) and we’re determined to make it fun and unique. Sooo, we’re inviting you to dress down…waaayyy down…and join us for the PIÑA PAJAMA JAM!! Yup. Come dance the night away in your favorite sleepwear to the sounds of La Junta resident deejays degruvme, Yukicito & Glenn Red and our special guest from world renowned online music program Expedition RadioBIG BAD BABY BUBBA!

NOTE: The emphasis is on sleep’wear’. You gotta have pj’s on (or regular clothes for those coming from V-Day dinner)…or something comparable (sorry to the freeballers who like to sleep in the buff!). And footwear…because every now and then a glass breaks.

See you on 2/14 with lots of love!

friday jan 10 | piña

9pm-2am ∙ El Dorado DTLA ∙ FREE! Continue reading