Culture

2019 Latino Holiday [Posadas & Navidad] events in Bay Area

Enjoy Bay Area’s Top 50 Latino Holidays with your family and friends! December is now here and you know what that means! Are you ready for the amazing Posadas & Navidad festivities! Total events: 60 * please let images fully load to see all events. * last update: 12/8 at 2pm.   Sponsor: A Merry-Achi […]

La Pastorela (The Shepherd’s Tale) // San Juan Bautista

Dec 6 – Dec 22. El Teatro Campesino 705 4th St, San Juan Bautista, California 95045 Tickets lapastorela2019.brownpapertickets.com     “La Pastorela” vibrates with stirring action, vivid color, and robust humor-all set to glorious music and dance. One of the masterpieces of the centuries-old tradition, this story recounts the humble shepherds trek to Bethlehem to […]

[free] Voices from the Ancestors: Book Presentation and Discussion // SF

Saturday at 4 PM – 6 PM Galeria de la Raza 1470 Valencia Street, San Francisco, California 94110 Join us for an afternoon with Lara Medina Ph.D., co-editor of “Voices from the Ancestors: Xicanx and Latinx Spiritual Expressions and Healing Practices”, as she discusses her recently published book with local Bay Area contributors. Come learn […]

A Merry-Achi Christmas // SF

Get ready for best Holiday Mariachi show in Bay Area!!! [see past year’s photos/videos]. Sunday, December 8th at 8 PM – 10 PM San Francisco Symphony, 201 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco. Led by the incomparable José Hernández, Mariachi Sol de Mexico® returns to Davies Symphony Hall for a festive musical tribute to Mexico’s Christmas […]

Vicente Fernandez makes History With Son & Grandson in 2019 Latin Grammys

Don Vicente was joined onstage by his son and grandson to perform “Volver Volver.” The Fernandezes wore matching traditional charro outfits. See amazing photos and 3 videos below! “It’s a family legacy,” Ricky Martin said as he and his co-hosts Roselyn Sanchez and Paz Vega introduced the performance. In front of a standing ovation and […]

Chicanas Movidas: New Narratives of Activism in the Movement Era // San Jose

Public · Hosted by SJSU Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program and SCC Office of Women’s Policy Thursday at 12 PM – 2 PM SJSU King Library One Washington Square, San Jose, California 95192 SJSU Women’s Gender & Sexuality Studies in collaboration with the Santa Clara County Office of Women’s Policy present: Chicanas Movidas! This […]

SF Symphony’s annual Dia Los Muertos 2019

The most beautiful DIA LOS MUERTOS concert is by the SF Symphony this Saturday! Colombian star Monsieur Periné will perform. Arrive an hour early for live music, captivating altars, and folk art. See below for videos and last year’s event photos! SF Symphony 11th annual Dia Los Muertos Saturday, November 2nd, 11am VIP, 2pm show. […]

Luna Mexicana // Oakland

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with us! Luna Mexicana is a dance and music celebration of the Day of the Dead – filled with the exuberant dancing, joyful music, colorful costumes and the celebration of family that are the spirit of Dia de Los Muertos! Running time is approximately 2 hours with a 15 minute […]

2019 Bay Area Dia De Los Muertos: Day of Dead events

Bay Area’s largest list of amazing Dia de los Muertos! In Mexico, November 1st is All Saints day. A day to honor and respect the innocents, children & infants. November 2nd is Dia De Los Muertos. The day to honor deceased adults. On these days, altars are made in honor of them. People build them […]

[theatre] Death and the Artist // SF

BATCO Presents Death and the Artist A Latino dark comedy about life. Fri8:00 PM Sat8:00 PM Sun 2pm. Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission St, San Francisco, California.   When an old Californio and ex-coyote named Pobreza (Poverty) tricks Death up a tree, he faces a dilemma: “would you risk the fate of […]

Día San José 2019

Join us for the 10th Annual Día San José; a Día De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival located in Downtown San José! Día San José combines music, culture, tradition, food and art into a celebration that honors Día De Los Muertos. This Saturday The Mexican Museum – El Museo Mexicano will be at […]