Dress up to get down! This fundraiser for The Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art, Culture & Industry of the Riverside Art Museum is taking place at the Lake Perris Fairgournds.
Put on by Cultura Con Llantas, the Pachuco Ball will feature live music by Lil Bit of Soul and Flash Bak, food, and drinks, as well as classic cars and lowriders, all at Lake Perris Fairgrounds.
Make art, win raffles for vintage items, and compete in the Dance and Best Dressed competitions!
Tickets are $25 per person, with all proceeds benefiting The Cheech!
Buy your tickets at the door at the event.
Here are some answers to some commonly asked questions about the Pachuco Ball!
Q: Do we need to dress up?
A: If you've got a zoot suit, do you really need a better excuse to wear it than to go to a Pachuco Ball? But if you don't, you can still hang with us. Just come dressed to dance and have a great time!
Q: Do we have to pay for parking?
A: No. We got you covered.
Q: Is there a secure parking area if I bring my lowrider or classic car?
A: Indeed. There will be a secure and designated area for your sweet ride. For more info, contact Anita Gonzales: 951-255-1342, Rene "Pecas" Camargo: 951-550-9801, or Mr Blue Hernandez: 951-204-6613.
Q: It's August. In Lake Perris. Is the event happening inside? Is there A/C?
A: We wouldn't leave you out in the heat. Yes, the Pachuco Ball is indoors, WITH A/C! The only way you're going to break a sweat is if you dance . . . and you better dance.
Q: What's included in the $25?
A: Admission to the Pachuco Ball, where you'll dance the night away to Lil Bit of Soul and Flash Bac. Parking. Amazing classic rides to swoon over. Appetizers from 6 - 8 p.m.
Q: Will there be a bar?
Q: Will tickets be sold at the door?