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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

[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 […]

[exhibit] CompArte from Mexico: Art from Zapatista Free Territory // Oakland

Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 7:00pm Eastside Arts Cultural Center | 2277 International Boulevard, Oakland, CA Exhibition reception: art, music, poetry FREE EVENT | accessible venue | refreshments Sponsored by the Eastside Arts Cultural Center with the Chiapas Support Committee On Tour from Zapatista free territory No, artist sisters and brothers [hermanas, hermanos, hermanoas]; for […]

[exhibit] CompArte: The Ballad of the Zapatistas Art Show

March 30th at 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM La Peña Cultural Center 3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, California 94705 This art exhibit and talk is to revitalize the relationships between local communities and the indigenous peoples in Chiapas through art and dialogue. Come meet and listen to Bay Area artists that have collaborated with the Zapatista […]

[exhibit] ¡Murales Rebeldes! L.A. Chicana/o Murals under Siege // SF

California Historical Society presents Exhibition – ¡Murales Rebeldes! L.A. Chicana/o Murals under Siege. Member Preview Reception April 6, 6:00 pm Where: California Historical Society, 678 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 For hours and visitor information, please visit About: April 7 – September 16 Los Angeles was once the mural capital of the world. […]