July 2017

23rd annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival 3

23rd annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival

Call to Vendors. Reserved your space at the 23rd annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival. Don’t miss this great opportunity to promote your business to thousands of people. This multi-faceted celebration will serve up a menu of strawberry delights, non-stop entertainment, gooey contests and more. See photos and videos below! Update! We are currently recruiting volunteers for […]

Joyce Moreno @ Yoshi's // Oakland 4

Joyce Moreno @ Yoshi’s // Oakland

A Brazilian treasure! “…One of the greatest singers of all times!… As if it weren’t enough, Joyce is a great composer and plays ace guitar! What an amazing woman!” — Antonio Carlos Jobim, 1987. “Brazilian composer, guitarist and singer Joyce is a young lady who can only be described as a genius” – Claus Ogerman, […]

Mi Yucatan – Mayan restaurant in SF's Mission

Mi Yucatan – Mayan restaurant in SF’s Mission

Mi Yucatan has only been around since August of 2015 with its brightly colored walls and murals. Excerpt Mission Local It is owned two sisters from a city called Oxkutzcab in the State of Yucatan, who seem to know their way around this cuisine. We have quite a few Yucatecan restaurants now in the Mission, […]

Oakland's Latino History dates to 1770

Oakland’s Latino History dates to 1770

Oakland runs deep with Latino culture, and its history is old! Our Bay Area city always had a large Latino population dating back to 1770. In the 1960s, the first Latino community in West Oakland was completely destroyed. This forced many Latinos to relocate to the Fruitvale district. Very interesting. 10 Things to Do This […]

La Tortilla Factory Celebrates 40 Years in Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa’s La Tortilla Factory Celebrates 40 Years

The Tamayo family created a company that produces millions of tortillas daily in a factory, located in the limits of northwest Santa Rosa.  Excerpt PrensaSonoma It distributes more than 10 products on more than 50 food trucks in all of California. 50% of the merchandise travels to each of the 50 states of America and Canada. They […]

Techqueria: Latino Meetup BBQ // SF 1

Techqueria: Latino Meetup BBQ // SF

This Sunday BBQ at McLaren Park in SF filled with fun, food, and música Latinx! July 30, 2017 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM John McLaren Park, 100 John F Shelley Drive, 94134, San Francisco. About event: Join us for a day of music, food, and fun at John McLaren Park in San Francisco with fellow […]

6 year Anniversary & Chicano/a Art Party

Cosecha 6 year Anniversary & Chicano/a Art Party // Oakland

Help us celebrate our 6 year Anniversary & Chicano/a Art Party. Our 6th Annual Bazar de Arte Party is this Sunday, JULY 30th at 1p. We are thankful for all of the community love we receive at Cosecha and want to give back. Join us for cocktails, treats and our annual art bazaar with some […]

SELFrida Challenge, a San FranFrida tradition!

SELFrida Challenge, a San FranFrida tradition!

Sunday at 3 PM – 4 PM 736 Mission St, San Francisco, CA In partnership with Fiestas Fridas: Frida Kahlo Festival 2017, The Mexican Museum is excited to present the #SELFrida Challenge, a San FranFrida tradition! How many Fridas can we get taking selfies all in one place at the same time? Help us break […]

[art & music] WeR Immigrants & Pangea // SF 1

[art & music] WeR Immigrants & Pangea // SF

WeR1 brings to the Mission cultural center a night of unity in our community! July 29th at the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts with Pangea Futbol Club and Joaquin Newman. Art, Music and food. SEE FLYER BELOW. Celebrating 40 years of the MCCLS and sharing our campaign. For more info please visit www.wer1team.org Video: […]

[photos] Los Ángeles Azules @ Stern Grove outdoor concert // SF 3

[photos] Los Ángeles Azules @ Stern Grove outdoor concert // SF

Los Ángeles Azules featured Ximena Sariñana and Kinky! Mexican musical group Los Ángeles Azules performed cumbia sonidera, a fusion of 1950/60s cumbia and 1990s electronica. They shared the stage with GRAMMY-nominated singer Ximena Sariñana and members of electronica group Kinky. Ensambles Ballet Folklorio de San Francisco celebrated their 25-year anniversary of preserving Mexican Folkloric dance. […]

Bay Area top 20 Latino songs [DJ TONY O]

Bay Area top 20 Latino songs [DJ TONY O]

See amazing list by Bay Area’s most experienced and popular Latino DJ, TONY O.   1- Despacito- Luis Fonsi- Daddy yankee   2-Heroe favorito- Romeo Santos 3-Las ultras-Calibre 50 4-Tu Foto-Ozuna 5-Para que Lastimarte- Gerardo Ortiz 6-Felices Los 4- Maluma 7-El Amante-Nicky Jam 8-Adios Amor-Christian Nodal 9-Escapate Conmigo-Wisin ft Ozuna 10- Se defiende-La Septima Banda- […]

Win Comedy tickets! Steve Trevino @ Punch Line // SF

Win Comedy Tickets @ Punch Line: Steve Trevino

Win Comedy tickets to see Steve Trevino on Wednesday and Friday From his comedy special ‘Relatable’ available now on NETFLIX! LatinBayArea.com will give out a total of 6 pairs of tickets for Wednesday and Friday shows. Rules: All shows are 18 & over with valid photo ID. There is a two drink minimum per person. […]