Culture

Teatro Visión’s Macario // San Jose

Macario: October 10-20, 2019. See schedule & spanish below The classic Day of the Dead story told through music and dance, spectacle and song! School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza Theater 1700 Alum Rock Ave., San Jose, CA 95116. 2 videos:     About: A poor woodcutter, whose sole dream in […]

Vaqueria Yucateca 2019 // San Francisco

Join the Maya community in the Bay Area for our traditional Vaqueria Yucateca. See amazing photos & videos below! La tradicional Vaqueria Yucateca regresa este año a Roccapulco con la Orquesta Jaranera del Mayab, Grupo Fusion Musical y DJ Willam. Asociacion Mayab presenta su tradicional Vaqueria Yucateca con la presentacion de la incomparable Orquesta Jaranera […]

[free] Film Screening of “Dolores” Documentary about the life of Dolores Huerta // SF

Presented by the Kresge Foundation International Center as part of the 2019 San Francisco Public Library’s ¡VIVA! Celebration of Latino/Hispanic Heritage Month. Saturday, 10/05/2019, 3:00 – 5:30pm. Koret Auditorium Main Library 100 Larkin St., SF. About film: Dolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. An equal partner in […]

[free] Family Day and Opening reception! Annual Dia de Los Muertos // Santa Rosa

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS FAMILY DAY, SEPT. 28. [schedule and details at bottom]. Museum of Sonoma County, 425 Seventh Street, Santa Rosa. Family Day and opening reception for annual Dia de Los Muertos exhibit, noon-4 p.m. this Saturday. Free. Includes food, crafts and performances by Ballet Folklorico of Petaluma. Register here for FREE tickets! Exhibit […]

[free] Celebracion de la Cultura Maya // SF

Saturday at 9:30 AM – 3 PM City College of San Francisco Mission Campus 1125 Valencia Street, San Francisco, California 94110.   “Honoring Maya Immigrants” a single day festival on the Mission Campus of CCSF, shares the ancient knowledge and the contemporary concerns of the Maya community. This event started as a small idea, but […]

[TV] 2019 Latino Heritage Month // KQED

The best [yes, the best!] Latino TV programs for ‘Latino Heritage Month’ are on KQED FINALLY! Something amazing to watch for FREE on September! Set your DVR, or schedule yourself, to see educational programs about art, culture, history, music, food and more! September marks the beginning of Latinx Heritage Month, and KQED is celebrating with […]

Calle 24 Fiesta de las Américas 2019 // SF

Sunday at 11 AM – 5 PM Calle 24 Latino Cultural District 3250 24th Street, San Francisco, California 94110.   Update! After this festival, please go see EL GRITO at SF’s City Hall from 5pm – 8pm.   See schedule below! The Calle 24 Latino Cultural District presents the third annual Fiesta de las Américas […]

[free] Fiestas Patrias // Redwood City

Chavez Market Presents 11th annual Fiestas Patrias A Celebration of Many Latin Countries and Mexican Independence Sunday at 3 PM – 8 PM Courthouse Square 2200 Broadway St, Redwood City, California 94063   Video:   About: Courthouse Square will be transformed into a festive, beautiful, and fun setting in celebration of this important patriotic holiday […]

[free] Fiestas Patrias // Santa Rosa

Sunday, Sept 15th, 1pm – 7pm. 50 Mark West Springs Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95403 Sept. 15. Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark Springs Road, Santa Rosa. 1pm to 7pm. Free. 707.546.3600.” About: Celebrate Latino Heritage Month with a taste of Latin America in Sonoma County! Enjoy authentic food, music, games and activities […]

Mexican Flag raising ceremony // San Jose

Mexican Flag raising ceremony // San Jose

City Hall Mexican Flag Raising Ceremony We have moved the event to later in the day, for you to plan with more flexibility. Please join Councilmember’s Magdalena Carrasco, Raul Peralez, Sergio Jimenez, Maya Esparza, and Sylvia Arenas on Friday, September 13th, as we raise the Mexican flag in honor of Mexican Independence Day. We will […]

2019 Latino Independence events in Bay Area

Join the celebrations as we commemorate history, culture and traditions of our Latin American countries. National Latino Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15) is when we recognize the contributions made and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States. Its roots go back to 1968, beginning on September 15, the […]

Day of the Dead call for artists @ MCCLA // SF

There’s only a few more days left to submit your entries for this year’s Day of the Dead exhibition! Honor your ancestors & family while participating in one of MCCLA’s most iconic exhibitions. Day of the dead artist call Hosted by Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts Aug 20 at 4 PM – Aug 21 […]