Culture

2016 SF Carnaval Festival and Parade (video) 4

2017 SF Carnaval Festival and Parade [videos]

Here’s everything you need to know about weekend’s San Francisco Carnaval! “Carnaval San Francisco is the only multicultural parade from around the world that has all the various traditions unified in the streets on one day,” Carnaval executive producer Roberto Hernández. “It’s a reflection of the unique diversity of San Francisco”. The 39th Carnaval San […]

Watch The Carnaval San Francisco 2017 Parade on TV

Watch The Carnaval San Francisco 2017 Parade on TV

Can’t make the annual Carnaval San Francisco celebration this year? No worries. You can watch it online and on TV thanks to KPIX 5, CBSSF.com and KBCW Channel 44 Cable 12. Here’s how! ONLINE: Watch the live webcast from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 28th on CBSsF.com or the replay from 7-10 p.m. TV: […]

GUELAGUETZA: Oaxacan Indigenous Fiesta // Santa Cruz

GUELAGUETZA: Oaxacan Indigenous Fiesta 2017 // Santa Cruz

See photos from coolest festival in Bay Area! Guelaguetza is a Oaxacan Indian Festival (also Called Lunes del Cerro, or Monday on the hill) that brings together indigenous people from the 7 regions of Oaxaca to dance, show off traditional Indian fiesta wear, enjoy Oaxacan food and have days of fun in the sun with […]

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

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

San Francisco! Let’s spring into summer with a Saturday filled with arts programming in the heart of the Mission District. Mural tours, salsa classes, artist talks, a film from La Misión, poetry & pupusas will all be included FREE of charge! Saturday, 11am – 7pm. Where: 24th street, San Francisco (see locations below).     […]

Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on May 6 // Las Vegas 5

Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on May 6 // Las Vegas

Canelo came to prove one thing! To prove hat Chavez jr is NO WAY a match for Canelo. It is that simple. (Why? Because Chavez jr has criticized for a long time, even saying a knock out). Canelo TOYED with Chavez Jr all night – to punish him! Canelo never sat down between rounds, Canelo […]

2017 Cinco de Mayo events in Bay Area

2017 Cinco de Mayo events in Bay Area

This year’s Cinco de Mayo falls on a Friday! See many festivals, concerts, and community events filled with art, food, and music for your family and friends. May 5th is celebrated because of Mexican pride and hope. It showed the mighty French war machine was not invulnerable, and that determination and courage were powerful weapons. […]

Cinco de Mayo/The Battle of Puebla (history) 4

Cinco de Mayo/The Battle of Puebla (history)

Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican holiday which celebrates the victory over French forces on May 5, 1862 at the Battle of Puebla. 462 French soldiers died in combat. Only 83 Mexican soldiers died in the battle. It is often mistakenly thought to be Mexico’s Independence Day, which is actually September 16. More of an […]

Oakland First Fridays 7

NO 5 DE MAYO @ Oakland First Fridays!

This is an insult to Oakland’s community! We are very disappointed that Oaklamd”s largest Cultural festival this Friday … will NOT pay homeage to Cinco de Mayo? Or to Latino culture? Oakland is primarily Brown and Black. But their organizers are HIPSTERS who dont care. They rather pay homage to ‘business week’, and keep pushing […]

May 1st events in Bay Area 1

May 1st events in Bay Area

May Day events have become rallying cries for immigration reform Our young LATINO community is our FUTURE! We interviewed several Latinos @ San Francisco City Hall about the importance of MAY 1ST. Si se puede! Video:   About: May Day, also known as “International Workers’ Day,” is marked annually on May 1 to honor the […]

San Francisco Cesar E. Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival 2

San Francisco Cesar E. Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival

Last Saturday, we commemorated the life and legacy of Cesar Chavez! Si Se Puede! Commemorate and celebrate the life and work of labor and civil rights leader Cesar E. Chavez [March 31, 1927 to April 23, 1993] in the heart of the Calle 24 Latino Cultural Distirct. Entertainment, vendor booths, children’s area and more….this is […]

[Exhibit] Exist + Resist, 2016 Presidential Election! Gallery Opening @ MCCLA // SF

Judge blocks Trump order to cut off Sanctuary city funding

BREAKING NEWS: A San Francisco judge just blocked President Trump’s order to cut off funding to some U.S. cities that limit cooperation with immigration officials. Excerpt Fusion A federal judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked an executive order by Donald Trump which threatened to cut off funds to sanctuary cities that refuse to cooperate with immigration […]

10 Year Anniversary of Noche Bohemia // Salinas 1

10 Year Anniversary of Noche Bohemia // Salinas

Free family event! A night of poetry, music, artistic dance, painting, writing, photography and community. See address and map below. Adela Castillo and Jose Alejandro Moran present the 10 Year Anniversary of Noche Bohemia with a cast that includes artistic dance, harp, violin, and piano, along with poetry, song, paintings, photography creating a night of […]