Culture

What Is Día De Los Reyes & Rosca de Reyes?

January 6th is a special day for Latino children Known as ‘El Dia de Reyes’ (Three Kings Day), this holiday represents the height of the Christmas season. The date marks the culmination of the twelve days of Christmas and commemorates the three wise men who traveled from afar, bearing gifts for the infant baby Jesus. […]

Mexican Christmas Traditions

Did you know Mexican Christmas season isn’t over until February 2nd? There’s many Christmas traditions in Mexico. Some originated in Spain, while others developed in Mexico. These festivities happen all December, but in fact, the Christmas season isn’t really over until February 2nd. 1. Nacimientos Although many Mexican families have Christmas trees, nativity scenes are […]

What is Las Posadas?

Posadas are an important part of Mexican Christmas celebrations They’re held in neighborhoods for 9 nights across Mexico, and also becoming popular in the United States. These celebrations are a “Novena” or nine days of prayer, starting on the 16th of December, and finishing on the 24th which is the Noche Buena (Holy Night). The […]

Jerry Rivera // San Francisco

  El Nino bonito ” JERRY RIVERA estara este 15 de Diciembre, cerrando con broche de oro los eventos salseros en Roccapulco night club de San Francisco! When: Saturday, December 21th, 2019 at 8:00pm Where: Roccapulco: 3140 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110 Tickets: Starting at $47. (BUY TICKETS HERE) Compren sus boletos ya https://jerryrivera.eventbrite.com […]

[free] Posada Jalisco Federacion FEDJAL 2019 // San Jose

Friday, December 20, 2019 at 5 PM – 11 PM Federacion Jalisco Internacional 320 S 1st St, San Jose, California 95116 Te invitamos a participar de esta gran posada este próximo 20 de diciembre de 2019 donde juntos celebraremos, El regalo de la Navidad. Evento completamente gratis. Programa del evento.      

La Virgen de Guadalupe [Dec 12th history]

Every December 12, Catholics all over the world (especially in Latin America) celebrate the day of the Virgin of Guadalupe. But in Mexico this day is one of the most important holidays of the year! Our Lady of Guadalupe is the patron saint of Mexico. Here, she is known as “La Reina de Mexico” and […]

Navidad en Mexico! Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Carlos Moreno // San Leandro

2 Dates · Dec 14 – Dec 15 DEC14 Sat8:00 PM DEC15 Sun2:00 PM San Leandro Performing Arts Center 2250 Bancroft Avenue, San Leandro, California 94577 Ticket Price(s): $15-$35     The Ballet Folklórico Mexicano’s primary and most popular production is Navidad En México, which has been entertaining audiences each December since 1971. This production […]

George Lopez: Live Special Taping // San Francisco

George Lopez: The Wall World Tour Saturday at 7 PM – 9 PM and 10PM – 12MID. The Warfield, San Francisco, California.     Goldenvoice Presents GEORGE LOPEZ: LIVE SPECIAL TAPING SAT, 14 DEC 2019 TWO SHOWS! EARLY – 7:00PM PST LATE – 10:00PM PST Ages: 18 & Over. See tickets here!   Video:   […]

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

Enjoy Bay Area’s Top 60 Latino Holidays with 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: 12/20 at 12noon. December: Week 3: total events 18.   […]

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 Video:   “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 […]