The following information is for Los Angeles County professional and community choirs, music ensembles and dance companies interested in PERFORMING on the L.A. County Holiday Celebration.

Each year since 1959, the Los Angeles County Arts Commission has produced a free Holiday Celebration on December 24 on behalf of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Community and professional choirs, music ensembles and dance companies representing the diverse cultures and holiday traditions of the region perform at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion at The Music Center while the program is broadcast live on public television. Approximately 3,500 people attend the live show, and a half million Southern Californian households tune in to the television broadcasts. 

Applications have closed for the 57th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration, which will take place on December 24, 2016. If your Los Angeles County-based performing arts group is interested in applying for 2017, please access the application guidelines below for more information. For additional questions, please contact publicevents@arts.lacounty.gov or (323) 856-5793.

Applications open: March 30, 2016
Applications close: August 3, 2016