Marcas Contemporary Art Grand Opening
1st Annual East End Block Party Footage
Obey Clothing - East End Block Party
Downtown Santa Ana's first ever East End Block Party last weekend went off without a hitch! It was great to see such a grand event happening in my own backyard- with the ghetto parrots squawking over our heads and the collaborative sounds of bands and DJ's that all used to play at The Crosby(RIP), it was a disillusioned dream come true. For 8 hours the OBEY Radio stage kept the corner of 4th & Spurgeon alive, entertaining people as they day drank and perused the sidewalk vendors. Here are some photos to sum up the day... Read More
Collective Lifestyle - A New Era: The East End Santa Ana Block Party
f you live in SoCal, you know that shopping centers pop up everywhere. After all, fashion is a big deal here. You’ll even see a trend among stores and restaurants offered. Recently, however, a new promenade has been added to the mix that is unlike the rest.
On Saturday, July 26, the East End Partners of Downtown Santa Ana threw their first summer “East End Block Party.” The event started at noon and ended at 8pm, and was created with the purpose of bringing together locals and travelers alike to celebrate the newly renovated “East End” urban center... Read More
Widewalls - Marcas Contemporary Art
Wanting to bring their collaboration to a higher lever, two friends Dana Jazayeri and Steven Daily, decided to give Santa Ana, CA an art space it deserves. On July 5, on the East End of Santa Ana’s Downtown District, the duo opened Marcas Contemporary Art – a type of gallery not normally seen in this region. Their opening was followed with the inaugural exhibit ‘Corrective Course’, running through July 28, featuring number of renowned as well as some emerging artists, all promoting their different styles, techniques and genres... Read More
OC Weekly - 100 Favorite Dishes 2014 - #55 Basic Bol from Boldo Bol
Behold our annual 100 Favorite Dishes countdown! Every day until the publication of our fantabulous Best Of Issue, we'll list our favorite meals this year in descending order. Enjoy, pass it on, and tune in daily!
The concept of a rice and beans bowl is certainly not novel, but Boldo Bol, newly opened on la Cuatro in Santa Ana, next to the Frida Theater, takes it a step further. They source their vegetables only from local farmers and backyard growers. Their meats come from ranches they can drive to and inspect, and the fish is all sustainably caught. A refreshing twist on a Chipotle bowl, then... Read More