Neon Cruise: September 4, 2021
Neon Cruise Bus Tour Saturday, September 4 at 7:00pm
Join urban anthropologist Eric Lynxwiler for a nighttime double-decker bus tour of historic neon signs and permanent installations of contemporary neon art through downtown Los Angeles and Hollywood! The narrated tour departs from the Historic Corridor of downtown and points out neon’s historic and aesthetic dimensions, placing them firmly within the context of 20th-century Los Angeles cultural history. From the classic movie marquees of downtown L.A.’s theater district, to the glittering lights of Hollywood, to the glowing pagodas of Chinatown, you will see innovative electrical advertising as well as outstanding examples of contemporary art on this award-winning tour.
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MONA MEMBER DISCOUNT: Enter MEMBER at checkout for $10 off your Classic Neon Cruise. Your membership will be verified.
Number of member-priced tickets per membership level: NEON: 1 ticket; ARGON: 2 tickets; NEON MERCURY: 3 tickets; HELIUM: 3 tickets; KRYPTON: 4 tickets; PLASMA: 2 FREE tickets; XENON: 4 FREE tickets + unlimited member discount tickets
You will receive a reservation confirmation email from the museum with detailed instructions on the exact meeting location. The cruise will meet at 7:00PM in DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES and return around 10:30PM.
Due to limited seating on the bus, requests for cancellations or transfers must be made TWO weeks prior to the selected cruise date. MONA reserves the right to cancel the tour due to insufficient ticket sales, in which case your ticket will be fully refunded. Currently COVID protocol with the bus company MONA works for mandates that all passengers must wear a mask while on board.