Inglewood, CA- July, 11

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Marsha Tekeste is the founder and owner of Lavender Blue Group, the parent company is an event planning, concert promotion and mobile catering media concern that will launch two of its most promising ventures this Thursday, July 6th at the Hollywood Park casino. Marsha will unveil Soul-Sets, a  summer concert series, peace and Keith Washington, Karen White and Switch.    Mixin Vixens will debut as a  customized Airstream Touring Coach, converted into a mobile food and beverage experience.

Lavender Blue Group’s hub is the lavender Blue lounge on Manchester Boulevard, nestled within walking distance of the Fabulous Forum and the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood.Lavender Blues is a one-of-a-kind experience and has ambiance that is both urban and sophisticated. It is the kind of place where guests feel completely comfortable, whether dressed for a special occasion or every day casual watching sports or taking in some live music.

Considered a pillar of the community, Lavender Blue has a reputation for extraordinary jazz and blues, fabulous events, delicious food and a great atmosphere. Marsha Tekeste is behind the success of Lavender Blue, and with she’s new ventures plans on braiding her enterprise throughout the Los Angeles county sports entertainment landscape. Marsha started her entertainment management, event planning, and overall business operations in 1985, Marsha’s business savvy and innovation have enabled her to successfully create a niche in a predominantly male-driven arena.

Her very first venture was The Turf Club located on Market Street in downtown Inglewood,” she said.  Marsha said she loves the hospitality/entertainment industry and has owned and operated several lounges and sports bars from Los Angeles to Palm Springs.  She said that living and traveling internationally encouraged her to create a culture that combines music and delicious food. The crowd favorites are the fried chicken and fried catfish, as well as the Soul Food Wednesday.

Marsha’s idea was to create [a] venue that would provide a sophisticated, yet versatile entertaining and dining experience within the community,” she said. “I have a passion for entertaining and Lavender Blue allows me to entertain in a phenomenal way. No other venue in the Inglewood area offers all that we do at Lavender Blue.”

Whether hosting live entertainment events with internationally renowned musicians and artists or creating more intimate celebrations for birthdays, wedding receptions, memorials or other special occasions, Lavender Blue tries to provide guests with an unparalleled level of top-shelf service and memorable experiences.  On Sunday evenings, Lavender Blue features smooth jazz with the Jacques Lesure Trio, and on Friday evenings, various blues bands and artists perform. Guest musicians and vocalists are always welcome.