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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, […]

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, […]

Berkeley Police take Juan's money for Selling Hot Dogs without Permit 1

Berkeley Police take Juan’s money for Selling Hot Dogs without Permit

Juan, a Street Vendor in Berkeley, Gets His Money Taken Away by Police for Selling Hot Dogs Without Permit A series of videos posted on Twitter by @Moreno showing University of California at Berkeley police taking away the money from a hot dog vendor (named Juan) after a University of California football game has gone […]

UFW Rally: Mandatory Mediation and Conciliation Act // SF

UFW Rally: Mandatory Mediation and Conciliation Act // SF

Please join us Tuesday, September 5th in a strong showing of solidarity defending Senator John Burton’s heroic effort to ensure the promise to California’s farm workers be fulfilled. WHY? California growers have once again attacked laws put in place to protect very fundamental farm worker rights and this upcoming Tuesday, a key law will have […]

Labor Day weekend events in Bay Area

Labor Day weekend events in Bay Area

Best ways to enjoy Summer’s last weekend in Bay Area! Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a day to recognize the contributions of American workers to the U.S. economy. It is also meant to give workers a well-earned day off. Labor Day marks end of the summer season. It’s the last chance to […]

Tequila & Taco Music Festival // Santa Cruz

Tequila & Taco Music Festival // Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz CA, August 26th & 27th 2017 Downtown Santa Cruz Saturday, August 26th, 2017 from 11:30am- 6:00pm Sunday, August 27th, 2017 from 11:30am- 6:00pm Tickets: Premiere Two Day Pass $60 Saturday Tequila Sampling $40, Saturday Tasting 11:30am-3:30pm Saturday General Admission $10 Sunday General Admission $10 Get your tickets HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tequila-taco-music-festival-santa-cruz-august-26-27-tickets-34090791475     About 4th Annual Tequila & Taco […]

7th Annual Tequila & Mezcal Expo

7th Annual Tequila & Mezcal Expo // Alamedaa

Tickets will be available at Will Call starting at 3pm. Cash Only Sample from over 30 different Tequila & Mezcal brands La Penca Azul Mexican Restaurant Tequila & Mezcal Bar present. Saturday August 12th at 5pm @ La Penca Azul of Bay Farm in Alameda California.     $80 Ticket includes! Tequila & Mezcal tasting. […]

El Salvador festivals in Bay Area 1

El Salvador festivals in Bay Area

The celebrations start this weekend! Who’s ready for great culture plus savory pupusas! Here’s the biggest El Salvador festivals in our Bay Area. El Salvador’s independence happens next month on September 15th. August   Dia del Salvadoreño // Oakland Festival Salvadoreño 2017 // Newark El Festival Gastronomico Salvadoreno   September   Festival Independencia Salvadorena 2017 […]

Fruitvale's 10 Things to Do This Summer // Oakland

Fruitvale’s 10 Things to Do This Summer // Oakland

We know Oakland is changing, but its Fruitvale district offers muy delicious Latino foods, deserts and weekly markets. YELP’s 4 to 4.5 star ratings mean it’s awesome, and you have to check out. Here’s the list and GO SUPPORT OAKLAND!     1 .Experience the Fruitvale Night Markets! Enjoy music, kids’ activities and live performances […]

23rd annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival 3

23rd annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival

Call to Vendors. Reserved your space at the 23rd annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival. Don’t miss this great opportunity to promote your business to thousands of people. This multi-faceted celebration will serve up a menu of strawberry delights, non-stop entertainment, gooey contests and more. See photos and videos below! Update! We are currently recruiting volunteers for […]

Mi Yucatan – Mayan restaurant in SF's Mission

Mi Yucatan – Mayan restaurant in SF’s Mission

Mi Yucatan has only been around since August of 2015 with its brightly colored walls and murals. Excerpt Mission Local It is owned two sisters from a city called Oxkutzcab in the State of Yucatan, who seem to know their way around this cuisine. We have quite a few Yucatecan restaurants now in the Mission, […]

La Tortilla Factory Celebrates 40 Years in Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa’s La Tortilla Factory Celebrates 40 Years

The Tamayo family created a company that produces millions of tortillas daily in a factory, located in the limits of northwest Santa Rosa.  Excerpt PrensaSonoma It distributes more than 10 products on more than 50 food trucks in all of California. 50% of the merchandise travels to each of the 50 states of America and Canada. They […]