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2017 Cine+Mas San Francisco Latino Film Festival. 1

2017 Cine+Mas San Francisco Latino Film Festival.

The Cine+Mas SF Latino Film Festival runs from September 15-30 showcasing some of the best indie films from the US and Latin America Meet visiting filmmakers and other film lovers at the screenings or the after-parties. See below for complete schedule! Cine+Mas SF celebrates its 9th year of the San Francisco Latino Film Festival, opening […]

Trump ends DACA! 2

$1 Million Fund Announced to Help DREAMers Renew DACA by October 5

Mission Asset Fund (MAF) announced it will provide $1,000,000 in scholarships to 2,000+ Dreamers to pay for DACA renewals by the October 5 deadline. Last week, the Trump administration announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program is ending. DACA has provided security, safety, and a livelihood for 800,000 young people commonly known […]

2017 Summer Festivals in Bay Area

2017 Bay Area Festivals celebrating Latino Independence

Join the celebrations as we commemorate the history, culture and traditions of our Latin American countries. National Latino Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15) is when we recognize the contributions made and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States. Its roots go back to 1968, beginning on September 15, […]

Latino Public Broadcasting (LPB) presents 6 new films for Hispanic Heritage month 2

Latino Public Broadcasting (LPB) presents 6 new films for Hispanic Heritage month

Latino Public Broadcasting (LPB) will present six new films for Hispanic Heritage month! Films explore Mexico’s ‘son jarocho’ musical tradition, an American filmmaker’s complex Bolivian heritage, the death of an American journalist in Oaxaca, the 1992 L.A. riots, immigrant carnival workers, and more.   STARTING SEPT 20TH, six new films from Latino Public Broadcasting (LPB) […]

Mexican Independence Day 2016: Facts, Traditions, History And Events To Celebrate El Grito 2

Mexican Independence Day! Facts, Traditions, History And El Grito

A lot of people confuse Cinco de Mayo with Mexican Independence Day, but the real Mexican Independence Day, or El Grito, is Friday! Mexicans will join together to celebrate the day Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla – known as the father of Mexican independence – launched the revolution that led to Spain’s departure from Mexico. Join […]

Bay Area's best Latino Heritage events

2017 Bay Area Latino Independence events

Join the celebrations as we commemorate the history, culture and traditions of our Latin American countries. National Latino Heritage Month (September 15 to October 15) is when we recognize the contributions made and the important presence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States. Its roots go back to 1968, beginning on September 15, […]

Reading of "Ask a Mexican" @ MACLA // San Jose

Reading of “Ask a Mexican” @ MACLA // San Jose

Ask a Mexican is a smart satirical response to stereotypical perceptions of Mexicans specifically and Latinos in general with music by Daniel Valdez of the seminal Chicano/Latino theater family Playwright Anthony Garcia adapts Gustavo Arrelano’s political column Ask A Mexican to the stage. Experience an exclusive first reading of a new play in development by playwright Anthony J. Garcia in collaboration with Ask a Mexican award-winning […]

2017 El Grito in San Francisco 2

2017 El Grito in San Francisco

Video:     ¡Te esperamos este 15 de septiembre en el City Hall a las 5:30 PM! Ven a celebrar las fiestas patrias con nosotros este 15 de septiembre.  San Francisco celebra “El Grito” de Indepencia de México con un festival que realzó las raíces mexicanas en esta ciudad santuario de inmigrantes. 57th annual event […]

2017 Cine+Mas San Francisco Latino Film Festival. 1

2017 Cine+Mas San Francisco Latino Film Festival.

The Cine+Mas SF Latino Film Festival runs from September 15-30 showcasing some of the best indie films from the US and Latin America Meet visiting filmmakers and other film lovers at the screenings or the after-parties. See below for complete schedule! Cine+Mas SF celebrates its 9th year of the San Francisco Latino Film Festival, opening […]

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín // South San Francisco

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín // San Francisco

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín con Ricardo Gonzalez “CEPILLIN” Te esperamos en: South SAN FRANCISCO! DALY CITY CA. Cow Palace 2600, Geneva Ave; 94014 FUNCIONES: Lunes a Viernes 7:30 | Sábados 4:30 y 7:30 | Domingo 2:00, 4:30 y 7:30pm. Videos:       Flyers

[tv] ‘Dreamers’ Recognized @ 30th Anniversary Hispanic Heritage Awards 2

[tv] ‘Dreamers’ Recognized @ 30th Anniversary Hispanic Heritage Awards

HISPANIC HERITAGE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES ‘DREAMERS’ WILL BE RECOGNIZED WITH INSPIRA AWARD AT 30th HISPANIC HERITAGE AWARDS The 30th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards will take place on September 14, 2017 in Washington DC., honoring deserving Latino community leaders, and also welcoming back past honorees. The Awards, which were created by the White House in 1988 to […]

[video] LA SANTA CECILIA “Amor Eterno”: Juan Gabriel One Year After His Passing

[video] LA SANTA CECILIA “Amor Eterno”: Juan Gabriel One Year After His Passing

LA SANTA CECILIA Unveil “Amor Eterno” Video A Posthumous Homage To Legendary Singer Juan Gabriel One Year After His Passing.  “Amor Eterno” Also Represents The Final Video From The Grammy Winning Band’s Critically-Acclaimed Visual Album “Amar y Vivir” Video: With a heartfelt homage to a Mexican music icon, the GRAMMY winning band, La Santa Cecilia, […]