Welcome to Los Aficionados de Los Angeles
Aficionados de Los Angeles was founded in 1949, which makes it
Oldest Bullfight Club in the United States."
club usually meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. Meetings
include a raffle of taurine objects, club business and a special program
such as appearances by matadors David Silveti, Raquel Martinez, Ricardo
Sanchez, Jorge Mora and Jose Ramon Tirado. Also presentations by ganaderos,
authors, artists, and special guests and members from the US, Mexico
are held at:
El Paseo Inn
11 East Olvera St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
at 7 p.m., with a no-host dinner at 6 p.m.
is in the Olvera
Street area near downtown Los Angeles. Anyone wishing to attend
should check for details in the the club newsletter or e-mail us. Any
aficionado living or visiting in the Los Angeles area is welcome to attend.
President Jimee Petrich
Executive Vice President Dolores Merino Hofert
Administrative Vice President Michael Schaefer
Secretary John Gonzales
Treasurer Tony Gonzales
Board Members at Large:
Advisor to the Board Bill Reid
Sergeant-at-Arms Ian Nievez
Los Aficionados de Los Angeles
P.O. Box 2691
Hollywood, CA 90028