The Calle 24 Latino Cultural District presents the first annual Fiesta de las Américas taking place within the 24th Street corridor, in the heart of the Mission District.
- The festival will extend from 24th and Mission Street to 24th and Hampshire Street
- Sunday, September 17th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- It is a alcohol free and family friendly event for the community.
Las Fiesta de Las Américas celebrates the independence of various Latin American countries and commemorates the culture, arts and music found from Patagonia to the Arctic Circle. It highlights the unique Latino diaspora experience which has cemented the Latino Cultural District as the center of Latino activism, arts, commerce, and culture in San Francisco since the 1940’s.
Traditional dance, music, food and more. “Experience Latin America”.
FEATURING: FOUR STAGES
Stage #1 La Placita Capp St. @ 24th
Stage #2 Rumba Stage Harrison St. @ 24th
Stage #3 Brava Stage York St. @ 24th
Stage #4 Latin Rock Stage York St. @ 25th
INCLUDING, Dedication to the restoration of the flags of the americas.
Richard Segovia’s House of Latin Rock mural unveiling and dedication 25th and York St by Latin Rock Inc. with All Star Legends of Latin Rock.
Street Performers! Puppet Master Gerardo Perez, Stilt Walkers, Navarro’s Martial Arts Academy, Animal Balloons and more!!!
Participating merchants: Zita’s Wine Bar, L’s Caffe, El Tomate,Espiga de Oro, Basa Seafood, La Gallinita, Temos Cafe, Pizza Shop, E l Taco Loco, Taqueria Guadalajara, La Reyna Panderia, D’Maize, La Victoria Panderia, Dagwood and Scoop, Punjab Restaurant and La Palma! Y Luz De Luna, Friida’s Closet 2 and American Indian
Participating arts organization and business: MCCLA, MISSION DANCE BRIGADE, ALLEY CAT, ADOBE BOOKSTORE, ACCION LATINA, PRECITA EYES MURALS, CINEMAS AND CUICACALLI
Did we mention Mexican wrestling, Lucha Libre! and more to come……
VENDORS: If you would like to have space during the festival, please apply through this link.
For Volunteer, opportunities contact John Mendoza at
415-312-6924 or firstname.lastname@example.org