Categories: Food

Aztec New Year: 19th anniversary of Calpulli Tonalehqueh // San Jose

Aztec New Year: 19th anniversary of Calpulli Tonalehqueh // San Jose

Weekend March 12, 2017 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM Emma Prusch Park 647 S. King Road, San Jose , CA (map + Spanish below) Join us to celebrate the 19th anniversary of Calpulli Tonalehqueh’s Aztec New Year the weekend of March 11-12th. This is a multi-cultural, family event in celebration of the Aztec New Year […]

Bay Area restaurants Closed for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Bay Area restaurants Closed for #DayWithoutImmigrants

Bay Area restaurants join #DayWithoutImmigrants protest [Updating]. Excerpt SF Gate. Today (Feb. 16) is a #DayWithoutImmigrants, a protest aimed at President Trump’s policies surrounding immigration, walls and “extreme vetting.” The strike “aims to show the president the effect immigrants have in the country on a daily basis.” In the restaurant world, the protest has gained momentum […]

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Best Valentine’s Deals

How to Find Valentine’s Day Deals Online Save 30% on Valentine’s roses, chocolates, hotels and other fun ideas by using these apps and websites! Did you know Valentine’s shoppers will spend $18.2 billion this Valentine’s Day? That works out to $136.57 worth of roses, truffles, and other gifts for people celebrating the holiday. Many years […]

To Protect Undocumented Immigrants, Los Angeles Will No Longer Arrest Street Vendors

Los Angeles Protects Undocumented Immigrants Who Are Street Vendors

When President Donald Trump signed an executive to dismantle sanctuary cities, Los Angeles proudly stood with its undocumented community. Excerpt Remezcla Despite Trump’s promise to withhold federal funding from cities refusing to detain undocumented immigrants for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, LA Mayor Eric Garcetti said he won’t cooperate with Trump if it comes at the expense of […]

#Adios Starbucks: Mexicanos boycott US companies! 1

#Adios Starbucks: Mexicanos boycott US companies!

A bombardment of Trump policy grenades exploded and wreaked havoc in almost every arena of the federal government, this past week! Presidente Pena Nieto of Mexico cancelled a meeting between the two heads of state, after the Trump signed an executive order to build the much debated wall. Read more HERE. But the beef is not […]

[photos+videos] 22nd Annual Dia de los Muertos @ Oakland Museum

SF’s Mission District gets Latino Protection!

Feb 15th update on Calle 24 Special Use District! Purpose: to address the displacement of small businesses from the Latino Cultural District. The legislation helps to keep the diverse mix of businesses along the commercial corridor and encourages new businesses that support the rich cultural character and Legacy Businesses in the area. What was the […]

Photos! Grand Opening of CALLE 11 // San Franciscco 17

Photos! Grand Opening of CALLE 11 // San Franciscco

Welcome to newest Latino nightclub in Bay Area! weekend schedule, videos and photos posted below. Celebrate at CALLE 11 this weekend! 3 levels of amazing Latino food, music, dancing and people! Level 1. Live music by Salsa bands. Level 2. Dj spinning best in Bachata, Reggaeton, Merengue, Cumbia, Pop and Top 40. Level 3. Puerto […]

Rosca de Reyes, a Mexican tradition and religious holiday

Rosca de Reyes, a Mexican tradition and religious holiday

The Rosca de Reyes is a sweet round, cake or oval shape Mexican bread. Excerpt MexGrocer It’s decorated with slices of crystallized or candied fruit colors. The King cake is also called: biscuit, cake or sweet bread to celebrate the three kings. The celebration of Epiphany to enjoy the Rosca de Reyes is a Mexican […]

CALLE-11 Private Grand Opening // San Francisco

Calle 11 Grand Opening // San Francisco

Welcome to best Latino nightclub in Bay Area! Celebrate at CALLE 11 this weekend! 3 levels of amazing Latino food, music, dancing and people! 3-day schedule, new videos and photos are posted below. Level 1. Live music by Salsa bands. Level 2. Dj spinning best in Bachata, Reggaeton, Merengue, Cumbia, Pop and Top 40. Level […]

7 Latin American Drinks for our Holidays

7 Latin American Drinks for Holidays!

Wih fall officially here and the days getting nippier, it’s time to turn to Latin America’s delicious offerings.  And as a bonus, because some countries don’t have real autumns, there’s a mix of warm and cold beverages made from seasonal ingredients. Excerpt Remezcla Here’s 7 fall drinks that will make you forget about pumpkin spice […]

The Work of Day of the Dead: by historian Thomas Laqueur // Berkeley

4th Annual Tianguis: Anti-Mall Holiday Craft Fair // Berkeley

Enjoy traditional Mexican music, food, door prizes and much more! Plus, find the perfect gifts you’re looking for this holiday season from local vendors! Want to sign-up as a vendor? http://lapena.org/craft-fair-2016/ (Requirement: items must be hand-made.)     A tianguis is an open-air market or bazaar that is traditionally held on certain market days in […]

Tree Lightings and Holiday Events // Bay Area

2016 Bay Area Tree Lightings and Holiday Events

The holidays start this week, and you are invited to get into the spirit at tree lightings and holiday festivals all over the Bay Area. Grab your friends and family and marvel at magical fireworks and twinkling lights, hear carolers sing all your seasonal favorites, as the little ones tell Santa their Christmas wishes. Excerpt […]