Photo by Zabowski @ Flickr, 2008
The annual Blessing of the Animals is happening this weekend, on Saturday April 11 starting at noon. I think I might go just to see a live donkey in center city Los Angeles.
This is the official Times description:
Bring your pets for a traditional blessing. Cardinal Roger Mahoney and the Olvera Street Merchants lead a procession through Olvera Plaza. Enjoy entertainment, exhibitors, pony rides and a petting zoo.
Location and information:
El Pueblo Historical Monument
125 Paseo de la Plaza
noon to 5:00 PM