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Bless Me, Ultima: A Mexican-American Opera [West Coast premiere] // San Jose

A new Mexican-American Opera by Héctor Armienta Based upon the 1972 novel by Rudolfo Anaya. April 20-22nd. 3 PERFORMANCES at The Mexican Heritage Theater – School of Arts and Culture @ MHP in San Jose, CA Bless Me, Ultima is a new Mexican-American opera on the power of destiny by composer/librettist Héctor Armienta. The opera […]

[free] Latinas & Libros // San Jose

On April 26th, Latinas & Libros celebrate the contributions of Latinas in literature and our Latino heritage. In collaboration with SJSU Chicanx/Latinx Student Success Center and Modern Latina. This complimentary event will feature Latina authors sharing their inspirational stories, book signing, Mexican hot chocolate and pan dulce. Panel Moderator: Magdalena L. Barrera, Associate Professor of […]

Booklandia in East Oakland’s Laurel

Saturday, April 21st at 11 AM – 3 PM Kelly’s Corner 3901 MacArthur Blvd (2 Blocks S of 35th), Oakland, California 94619 Join us as we celebrate Booklandia moving into Kelly’s Corner. Now you will be able to find authentic Spanish and Bilingual children’s books in the Laurel District of East Oakland. 11 AM Bilingual […]

Calle 24 Paseo Artistico / 24th Street Art Stroll // SF 1

Paseo Artístico on 24th Street // SF

Saturday, April 14th at 11 AM – 8 PM Calle 24 Latino Cultural District 24th Street Between Mission and Potrero, San Francisco, California. See below past photos and current schedule of April 14 Paseo Artístico! Join us for a FREE neighborhood celebration that will bring an eclectic mix of music, entertainment and art activities at […]

Pathways to College! Caminos Hacia La Universidad // Berkeley

RSVP FREE below for Caminos Hacia la Universidad Pathways to College Conference Saturday, April 14th from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. On behalf of the Chicanx Latinx Student Development Office at UC Berkeley, we’re excited to invite you and your familias to join us at this year’s 3rd annual Caminos Hacia La Universidad/Pathways to College Conference, Our […]

Community Day: A Celebration of Mural Creation and Community // SF

Join California Historical Society and its friends and partners for a day that celebrates its newest exhibition, Murales Rebeldes!: L.A. Chicana/Chicano Murals under Siege. With mural and community art making at its heart, we will be creating throughout the day and joining together over discussion, music, and special presentations and tours. Meet artists from the […]

[exhibit] Cultura Cura/Culture Cures // Oakland

April 7 – May 12th. Sanchez Contemporary 1951 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, California 94612 Sanchez Contemporary presents: Cultura Cura/Culture Cures. Last year’s all women art exhibit was dedicated to Damas Y Diosas. It was a beautiful exhibit with images of powerful women as Goddess. This year we are exploring the theme of women not only as […]

3 Latino Radio DJ’s start at Q102.1 Radio [Monday, April 9th]

On Monday April 9th, 3 Legendary Bay Area radio personalities started at ‘Throwback’ station, Q102.1 fm “Legendary Bay Area music delivered by legendary Bay Area voices!” The Bay Area has never seen 3 Latino radio dj’s on a non-Spanish radio. April 9th marked a new beginning! Here’s the new schedule!     See 2 videos: […]

[exhibit] Family, Homeland, Revolution: Stories of the Chicano Movement // SF

The Mexican Museum is proud to present Family, Homeland, Revolution: Stories of the Chicano Movement; an exhibition that showcases work by Chicano artists from the Civil Rights Movement to today. Chicano art transforms and takes the shape of the community it revolves around and it continues to evolve and showcase the lives, needs, and politics […]

How Pixar’s Coco Honors Mexico—and Defies Trump

COCO Movie weekend in Oakland

APR6 Fri8:10 PM APR7 Sat5:30 PM The New Parkway 474 24th St, Oakland, California 94612 See video!     Actors Anthony Gonzalez (L) and Benjamin Bratt arrive at the premiere of Disney Pixar’s “Coco” at the El Capitan Theatre on November 8, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)       […]

Cesar Chavez day is March 31st

25th anniversary March of Cesar Chavez // Salinas

Sunday at 10 AM – 4 PM 250 N Madeira Ave, Salinas, CA 93905-2049, United States On April 8, 2018, we will be marching through the streets of East Salinas, beginning at Cesar Chavez Community Park on Madeira Avenue in Salinas, CA. This is 25th anniversary of the passing of our founder Cesar Chavez and […]

Danza Coyolxauqui Annual Ceremony // Santa Rosa

Apr 6 at 8 PM to Apr 7 at 4 PM Old Courthouse Sqare, Santa Rosa, CA 95404. Danza Coyolxauqui of Santa Rosa invites you to our Annual Ceremony dedicated to our Grand Mother Coyolxauqui. This year we will have the presence of the General Rosa Maya of Mexico, supported by Tlacopan with that we […]