Art

[free] Frida Kahlo’s Birthday Market // Berkeley

Come celebrate Frida Kahlo’s 112th birthday by supporting strong women artists & artisans at Frida’s Birthday Market at La Peña! There will be over 40 vendors selling handmade crafts, art, imported goods from Mexico, Guatemala and beyond, and delicious food stands! This event is indoor and outdoor. FREE ADMISSION! Please bring cash for vendors!   […]

41st Annual S.F. Ethnic Dance Festival

July 6-14, 2019 Zellerbach Hall, UC Berkeley. For two weeks this summer, Zellerbach Hall will become a beacon for the beauty and power of our diversity. July 6 & 7 and July 13 & 14 performances by the finest world dance and music artists in Bay Area, creating magical moments you’ll find only on the […]

“Al Son Que Me Toquen” by Ballet Folklorico Fuego Nuevo // San Jose

  June 29-30, 2019, 3 shows! Hammer Theatre Center 101 Paseo De San Antonio , San Jose, CA 95113. Ballet Folklórico Mexicano Fuego Nuevo Inc., presents: “Al Son Que Me Toquen”. Performing guests are “Mariachi Mi Tierra” from Morgan Hill California, and “Martín Rivera” Mexican Charro with traditional rope maneuvers. Buy tickets here!     […]

[exhibit] In Outer Space: A Cultural Time Capsule // SF

Dates: April – September 2019. Jewish Community Center of San Francisco 3200 California Street | San Francisco, CA 94118 | 415.292.1200 Where: The Katz Snyder Gallery is located on the second floor and is open: Monday – Thursday: 7:00 am – 10:00 pm Friday – Sunday: 7:00 am – 8:00 pm   About: LA FRONTERA […]

2019 Festival Guelaguetza // San Jose

Disfruta de la maxima fiesta Oaxaquena y vive un dia maravilloso y colorido con toda la familia! Sunday at 11 AM – 5 PM 2542 Monterey Rd, San Jose, CA 95111. See below: parking map, tickets, flyers, video and photos!   About: #Guelaguetza is a historic celebration that will be woven on to the minds […]

2019 Summer Festivals in Bay Area

Woohoo, Summer weather is still here, a favorite time of the year for us! It’s still time to wear our shorts & sandals, absorb the beautiful Bay Area sun, and chill with friends and family. And … let’s not forget the wine and beer to pair with those fabulous foods! Excerpt: San Jose Mercury news […]

[free] art exhibition: The Mexican Masks // Berkeley

May 13 – June 13, 2019. Mondays – Thursdays, 12:00 – 4:00 pm The Center for Latin American Studies 2334 Bowditch Street, Berkeley, CA 94720. The Center for Latin American Studies and The Mexican Museum present Museo Sin Muros (Museum Without Walls): The Mexican Masks. Among the cultures of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, masks played a metaphysical […]

2019 Memorial Day Weekend in Bay Area

Memorial Day weekend officially kicks off the beautiful Summer! Even though it’s a cause of celebration, the real meaning is to honor those who bravely served our Country. Learn about its history here. Below, you’ll find mostly Festivals, which are great for all ages. They’re also our favorite way to spend beautiful Summer weekends! 3 […]

[theatre] We Have Iré by Paul S. Flores // SF

Experience Cuban culture in 7 amazing shows! Live Latin jazz and timba beats, dance plus spoken word in a “docu theater” telling the true success stories of four Afro-Cuban immigrant artists in the Bay Area! A new and timely multidisciplinary bilingual performance celebrating the lives of Afro-Cuban artists in the United States, featuring Grammy-nominated artist […]

Octavio Solis honored at 2019 Magic Masquerade Gala: Warhol’s Factory // SF

SAN FRANCISCO’S MAGIC THEATRE TO HONOR ARTS PHILANTHROPIST REBECCA EISEN AND AUTHOR/PLAYWRIGHT OCTAVIO SOLIS AT 2019 MAGIC MASQUERADE GALA: WARHOL’S FACTORY THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2019, 6:00 P.M. GALLERY 308 (AT FORT MASON, Landmark Building A, 2 Marina Blvd) in San Francisco. About the awardees: The recipients of Magic Theatre’s 2019 Annual Sam Shepard Legacy Award […]

2019 Annual Gala Celebrating Philanthropy con Sabor Latino // SF

See below photos from Friday’s Gala event! May 17, 2019 | San Francisco Fairmont Hotel | 5:30 PM – 12midnight. 950 Mason Street, San Francisco CA, 94108 Join us for an unforgettable evening as we Celebrate the joy of giving con sabor Latino! We will be honoring legends and celebrating the power of culture and […]

2019 Cinco de Mayo events in Bay Area

The 2019 Cinco de Mayo falls this weekend! See many festivals, concerts, and community events filled with art, food, and music for your family and friends. May 5th is celebrated because of Mexican pride and hope. It showed the mighty French war machine was not invulnerable, and that determination and courage were powerful weapons. Read […]