LES Is More: Growing up on the LES


LES Is More: Stories of Growing Up on the Lower East Side
Friday, November 7, 7:00-9:30pm
City Lore

Come on a journey through Lower East Side history with tales of childhood in a place densely packed with history and humanity, bustling with danger and adventure, and find out why growing up on the LES is more fun – and has been through the decades!

Stories about coming of age on the LES from Dom Ferraro, Jan Lee, Will Lee, Ray Munoz, Eljon Wardally, and Royal Young
Music inspired by LES history from Downtown Art’s The Bowery Birds

Share your own stories, memories, and anecdotes in our Open Forum!


LES Is More is the fifth installment in the Neighborhood Portrait Series, commissioned by The Laundromat Project‘s Create Change Program. This event is presented in conjunction with City Lore.

City Lore is located at 56 East 1st Street between 1st and 2nd Avenue. The closest train is the F to 2nd Avenue.

View “LES Is More” photos HERE.


LES Is More Flyer Updated