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La Ultima Parada 2016: A celebration of life on Day of the Dead // San Jose 1

La Ultima Parada 2016: Dia Los Muertos, 3 stages // San Jose

La Ultima Parada Sunday, October 30, Noon-8pm San Jose’s Mexican Heritage Plaza will host LUP for a second year, expecting over 4,000 participants. The long-standing Dia de los Muertos celebration returns in a major way with La Ultima Parada: A Celebration of Life on the Day of the Dead, an all-day spectacular set to take […]

NASA’s Youngest Researcher is Mexican and from the UNAM

NASA’s Youngest Researcher is Mexican and from the UNAM

He’s 20, in his fifth semester of physics, and NASA has already recruited him as a student-researcher. His name is Yair Israel Piña López, and he’s the youngest student with this distinction. Plus, he’s Mexican and an UNAM student. Through the International Space Education Board, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), has opened its doors to Yair […]

An evening with Cabanijazz Project: FENIX Dinner & Dance (2) Shows // San Rafael 9

Who is Cabanijazz Project? (Bay Area’s new Latino band)

Welcome to Cabanijazz Project. Below are great reasons (videos and pics) why this band is special! “Some things you can point out, Other things you can’t. Cabanijazz Project is about music, music that you might not be able to point out. But you can feel it, ’cause Cabanijazz Project is Hella Danceable!” On Thursday, enjoy […]

2016 Dia De Los Muertos in Bay Area 2

2016 Dia De Los Muertos in Bay Area

Bay Area’s biggest list of Dia de los Muertos! In Mexico, November 1st is All Saints day. A day to honor and respect the innocents, children & infants. November 2nd is Dia De Los Muertos. The day to honor deceased adults. On these days, altars are made in honor of them. People build them on […]

[Exhibit] De las Calles de México a las Calles de La Misión

[Exhibit] De las Calles de México a las Calles de La Misión

De las Calles de México a las Calles de La Misión A solo exhibition by Anthony Holdsworth OPENING RECEPTION with live music by Francisco Herrera Saturday, Oct. 22 • 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. • FREE Juan R. Fuentes Gallery, 2958 24th Street, San Francisco  Urban landscapist Anthony Holdsworth has been painting beautifully detailed depictions […]

Mi Gente Vota! Public art project // San Francisco

Mi Gente Vota! Public art project // Oakland + San Francisco

Join us this weekend at the Fruitvale & 24th Street BART Stations for our Public Art Interventions!   October 22, 2016 | 11-3PM Fruitvale BART Plaza 401 E 12th St, Oakland, CA 94601 October 23, 2016 | 11-3PM 24th/Mission BART 2800 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110   As 2016 marks an election year, #MiGenteVota […]

Latinx Tech Edition: Startup Weekend Oakland

Latinx Tech Edition: Startup Weekend Oakland

Are you looking for a way to test your startup ideas, meet potential co-founders, find mentors, launch your startup? Want to tackle issues affecting the Latinx community using tech? If so, check out this special Startup Weekend Oakland: Latinx Tech Edition taking place at the Kapor Center for Social Impact on October 21-23! Startup Weekend […]

[video] White guy tells truth about immigrants working hard in USA!

[video] White guy tells truth about immigrants working hard in USA!

This white guy tells the truth about immigrants (and Latinos) working hard in the USA! Tip: If you know a Trump supporter, and/or a racist, please share this video. See the video:   What did you think? Please share your comments below. We’d love to hear your feedback.

Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure // San Jose 1

Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure // San Jose

Celebrate the most memorable Disney tales with all your favorite characters in Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure. Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the timeless worlds of Disney’s The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan, and Disney’s Frozen. See below for shows in San Jose […]

Latino films @ UC Berkeley Center for Latin American studies

FREE Latino films @ UC Berkeley

Check out this week’s free Latino films! Take advantage of free films by Center for Latin America Studies (CLAS) department of UC Berkeley. CLAS works to create a community of Latin Americanist students, scholars, and practitioners; to develop innovative policy solutions through our unique network; and to enhance public understanding of Latin American culture and […]

12 Facts About El Día De Muertos That Show Just How Special It Is

12 Facts About El Día De Muertos That Show Just How Special It Is

How much do you actually know about this very unique celebration? Excerpt Buzz Feed. November 1 is the Day of All Saints. November 2 is the Day of the Deceased, that is, the Dead. Enjoy preserving traditions with a delicious cup of chocolate Abuelita, the authentic Mexican hot chocolate.   1. Those lovely sugar skulls […]