Food

El Chuponcito // Bay Area

CBC Events presents Chuponcito 2 Bay Area locations! 1. Friday: Friday, February 8, 2019 @ 8:00pm Chuponcito $36, $46, $59 and $69 Friday at 8 PM – 11 PM Luther Burbank Center for the Arts 50 Mark West Springs Rd, Santa Rosa. 2. Saturday: Saturday at 8 PM – 11 PM Fox Theater Salinas 241 […]

[free] El Mercado Del Amor – Oakland Artist Market

Saturday at 2 PM – 7 PM Amor Eterno Arte 1227 18th Ave Oakland Ca 94606 About: Just in time to get you or your boo something for Valentines Day! Support local artists! You know how we roll… tacos, aguas frescas + good folks! Flyer image by Amy George Cortez Corazon George-Cortez   Please help […]

[free] Unwrapping The Tamale: Feast & Storytelling // Oakland

Join us for our Tamale Feast and Storytelling party! Sat, February 2, 2:30pm – 5:30pm Peralta Hacienda Historical Park, 2465 34th Ave, Oakland, CA 94601. Come and eat your fill, learn about the history of tamales, and share YOUR food stories in our Story Circle! There will be a tamale-making demonstration and arts & crafts […]

Mexican Medicinal Herbs Workshop by Elisa Marina Alvarado // Los Altos

Public · Hosted by CasaQ and Los Altos History Museum Saturday at 10 AM – 1 PM Los Altos History Museum 51 S San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, California 94022 About: Mexican Medicine Herbal Workshop Presented by Elisa Marina Alvarado January 26, 2019 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Los Altos History Museum 51 So. San […]

[film] ‘Harvest Season’ Screening + Wine Tasting // Bay Area

See below for 3 Bay Area dates! ‘Harvest Season’ is a compelling portrait of wine production in Napa and Sonoma, highlighting migrant vineyard workers and Mexican-American winemakers. It follows veteran winemaker Gustavo Brambila, vineyard manager Vanessa Robledo and migrant worker René Reyes through the dramatic grape harvest of 2017. Emmy-nominated documentarian Bernardo Ruiz will be […]

[free] Lunch with Vice Mayor, Karina Dominguez // Milpitas

Public · Hosted by Vice- Mayor, Karina Dominguez Friday at 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Parktown Pizza Company 1350 S Park Victoria Dr, Milpitas, California 95035 Please join us for lunch on January 11, 2019 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. This event is part of a series of meet and greet events that I […]

2019 Dia Los Reyes events in Bay Area

See below amazing Bay Area ‘Dia Los Reyes’ events! January 6th is a special day for Latino children. Known as ‘El Dia de Reyes’ (Three Kings Day), this holiday represents the height of the Christmas season. The date marks the culmination of the twelve days of Christmas and commemorates the three wise men who traveled […]

Three King's Day @ Peralta Hacienda // Oakland

[free] Three Kings Day Party // Oakland

Celebrate Three Kings Day at Peralta Hacienda and taste Fruitvale’s cultural richness! When: Saturday, January 5, 2019 from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Where: Peralta Hacienda Historical Park 2465 34th Avenue, Oakland, CA 94601. About: Thank you to everyone who came out to our Three Kings Day Party! Kids and grown-ups loved making jeweled crowns […]

Best food spots in Union Square SF [photos]

Here’s best munchies for your Holiday shopping in Union Square. If you’re gonna eat at Union Square, Tad’s Steak is definitely the best! The other great spot is King of Noodle!   Tad’s Steak:   King of Thai Noodle:   Union Square: While you’re hanging out, explore the Holiday events and decoration.  

Bacanal Para Ayudar: Nicaraguan Refugee Fundraiser // SF

December 29th at 2 PM – 7 PM Impact Hub San Francisco 1885 Mission St, San Francisco, California 94103 About: BACANAL PARA AYUDAR Fundraiser for Nicaraguan Refugees in Costa Rica. Performances by: DEUCE ECLIPSE (Bang Data) LA GENTE SF JASMINE FUEGO DANZAS POR NICARAGUA DJ’s WONWAY POSIBUL (Latin Soul Brothers) MR. LUCKY (Sazon Libre) JUAN […]

Tamal or Tamale? ~ What’s the Singular Form of Tamales

Tamal versus tamale. Excerpt LATaco It’s the argument that always comes up around this time of the year across the country as we all get ready to eat our body’s worth — at least — of tamales. And it turns out that your stance on the way to properly address a singular form of tamales […]

What is Las Posadas?

Posadas are an important part of Mexican Christmas celebrations. They’re held in neighborhoods for 9 nights across Mexico, and also becoming popular in the United States. The word posada means “inn” or “shelter” in Spanish. This tradition re-enacts Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem, to be counted in the Census just prior to the birth […]