Saturday at 11 AM – 10 PM
Calle 24 Latino Cultural District
24th Street Between Mission and Potrero, San Francisco, California.
Saturday December 1 Paseo Artístico 11AM-7PM at Participating venues on 24th Street/Calle 24.
Join us for a FREE neighborhood celebration that will bring an eclectic mix of music, entertainment and art activities at venues along the 24th Street corridor.
See neighborhood schedule below!
PASEO ARTISTICO ANNOUNCES – FREE COMMUNITY ART STROLL AND
37th ANNUAL “ENCUENTRO DEL CANTO POPULAR”
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 FROM 11 AM – 7 PM
ENCUENTRO DEL CANTO POPULAR 8PM – 10PM
IN SAN FRANCISCO’S MISSION – CALLE 24 LATINO CULTURAL DISTRICT
COMMUNITY PARTNERS INCLUDE: PRECITA EYES MURALISTS, ACCION LATINA, CALLE 24, ALLEY CAT BOOKS, ADOBE BOOKS, DANCE MISSION THEATER, MISSION CULTURAL CENTER, BRAVE THEATER CENTER and The CALIFORNIA ARTS COUNCIL.
Acción Latina & Calle 24 Cultural Arts District organizations are excited to announce the festivities lineup for a new installment of Paseo Artistico, the Mission’s Free Art community stroll which will take place on Saturday December 1, 11am – 7pm.
In addition to the free neighborhood art stroll during the day, Acción Latina will also present the 37th Annual Encuentro del Canto Popular that night at 8PM at Brava Theater Cabaret Stage with an eclectic mix of Latinx music and entertainment, food and drink, and art in multiple venues along the 24th street corridor in the Mission district.
The December 1 Paseo Artistico will promote the theme of Open Borders and support for those seeking amnesty at the southern border with local artists showcasing in different mediums and genres. Paseo Artistico is partnering with Precita Eyes and to feature a tour and talk by local muralist Josue Rojas to discuss his “Enrique’s Journey” mural about immigration from Central America aboard the trains. Free art classes are offerd for all ages including dance classes at Dance Mission, screen printing workshop at Accion Latina, and figure drawing class at Mission Cultural Center. Another highlight is a poetry performance by Tongo Eisen-Martin, Cathy Alrellano, and Josiahluis Alderete at EQUINOM Gallery celebrating the photo exhibition “Public Matters” by Janet Delaney. The evening will culminate with the Encuentro Del Canto Popular featuring Mission District native and Latin Jazz celebrity John Santos, up and coming reggaeton femme La Favi, the barrio groove of Almas Fronterizas, and the energy of Dj Leydis from Cuba.
PASEO ARTISTICO SCHEDULE December 1 11:00AM-7:00PM
50 Balmy Street @ 24th Street
Precita Eyes Muralists Presents: Josue Rojas “Enrique’s Journey ” Mural tour & Artist Talk.
Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission Street @25th Street
Figure Drawing for All Ages with Claudio Talavera
live music from Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts theater tba
Alley Cat Books 3036 24th Street
Open Borders Poetry Reading Featuring poet Tomás Riley
Accion Latina 2958 24th Street
Screen Printing Workshop with Calixto Robles, and special guests. FREE
EQUINOM Gallery 1295 Alabama Street on the corner of 25th
3:30PM – 5:00PM
POETRY READINGS: Tongo Eisen-Martin, Cathy Arellano, Valentina Lopez Cortes, Josiahluis Alderete
Dance Mission Theater 3316 24th Street
4:30PM-5:30PM HIP-HOP DANCE CLASS with Jessica Maria Recinos of Rising Rhythm SF
Adobe Books 3130 24th Street
5:30-6:30 PM LIVE music local dream-pop w/ TIME-CAT
7:00PM-8:00PM local old school modern jazz w/ The GGR Trio
All events are FREE
Produced and Presented by Accion Latina
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