Food

ST. VALENTINE’S DAY CONCERT by MONTUNO PRODUCTIONS // Oakland

THE MONTUNO PRODUCTIONS ST. VALENTINE’S DAY CONCERT FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2020 CALIFORNIA BALLROOM – 1736 FRANKLIN ST., OAKLAND, CA 94612. ALL AGES WELCOME! The event is planned as a classy dance concert reminiscent of Old San Juan’s Casa de España concerts in the ’70s and ’80s. It will feature 3 great salsa bands, including Edgardo […]

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 […]

[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.      

Farmworker bill path to legal status passes House

Farmworker residency bill with path to legal status passes House, moves to Senate. “This is a chance to solve a problem for America,” said Rep. Zoe Lofgren, who spearheaded the bill. The last time congress addressed agricultural labor was in 1986. Today, the House passed the Farm Workforce Modernization Act, voting for a measure that […]

2019 Virgen de Guadalupe events in Bay Area

Bay Area’s TOP 10 Virgen de Guadalupe celebrations are Tuesday and Wednesday. Did you know 10pm and 12midnight masses in addition to Wednesday 4am [yikes!] are the normal hours? It is important to note that Our Lady of Guadalupe is Patroness of the Americas and the Philippines and as such all communities of all cultures […]

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 Virgen de Guadalupe celebration @ Christmas in the Park // San Jose

Grupo Folklórico Luna y Sol en celebración a La Virgen de Guadalupe Saturday at 9 PM – 10 PM Grupo Folklórico Luna y Sol de San José State 1 Washington Sq, San Jose, California 95112. Come celebrate with us the magic of christmas in honor of Virgin Mary with music, dances and a mosaic of […]

Holiday Cena y Mixer: Dinner & Mixer // San Bruno

Friday at 6 PM – 10 PM American Legion Post 409 San Bruno CA 757 San Mateo Ave, San Bruno, California 94066. Please join the Bay Area Salvadoran Chamber of Commerce for a great night of food, networking, and great people!   Video 1:     There will be a raffle! Please RSVP at (650) […]

Miss Latina Wine Country & Mr Wine Country Grand Finale // Sonoma 2

[photos] Miss Latina Wine Country Grand Finale // Santa Rosa

Update: See 2019 [and 2018] photos at the bottom! Miss Latina Wine Country Grand Finale Saturday at 5 PM – 10 PM Luther Burbank Center for the Arts 50 Mark West Springs Rd, Santa Rosa. The purpose of Miss Latina Wine Country Pageant is to uplift, motivate, and empower young Latinas in the Wine Country […]

La Pena 7th Annual Holiday // Berkeley

Handcrafted goods from Mexico, Guatemala, Ecuador, Colombia, etc. Plus CHURROS, TAMALES, CHAMPURRADO Sunay at 11 AM – 6 PM La Peña Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, California 94705 (Version en español mas abajo)   Come find the perfect handcrafted gifts for your loved ones this holiday season at La Peña’s Annual Holiday Tianguis! Over […]