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

[free] Calle 24 Paseo Artistico: 24th Street Art Stroll // SF

Saturday at 11 AM – 10 PM Calle 24 Latino Cultural District 24th Street Between Mission and Potrero, San Francisco, California. Saturday December 1 Paseo Artístico 11AM-7PM at Participating venues on 24th Street/Calle 24. Join us for a FREE neighborhood celebration that will bring an eclectic mix of music, entertainment and art activities at venues […]

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. […]

La Placita Grand Opening Block Party // San Francisco

La Placita Grand Opening Block Party // San Francisco

Mission Community Market is moving to a new home—the Mission’s newest and most inspiring meeting place, La Placita—and we need your help. We’re throwing an all-ages interactive block party, and we’ve lined up local superstar entertainment and a variety of creative activities to get you started. Now all we need is YOU! >>>LA PLACITA GRAND […]

Agave Fest: Calavera’s 2nd annual // Oakland 2

Agave Fest: Calavera’s 2nd annual // Oakland

Calavera’s 2nd annual celebration of all things agave! Schedule: 4/18 – Dinner with Erick Rodriguez “Alma Mezcalera” 6:30pm / $80 per person / 4 courses with Mezcal pairings Guest Bartender Adrian Vazquez, special Mezcal from Guerrero, San Luis Potosi and Pebla!!! Call 510 338 3273 to make your reservations!!! 4/19 – Rare Spirits Society, featuring […]

PASEO ARTISTICO: Celebrating the Mission, Selena, and Calle 24 // SF 1

PASEO ARTISTICO: Celebrates the Mission, Selena, and Calle 24 // SF

Last Sunday’s big Latino event in Mission district. The city of SF is trying to help promote its Latino heritage. We wish more Bay Area Cities do the same! The Calle 24 Latino Cultural District was the place to be on Saturday, April 8, 2017. See below for schedule of activities. Excerpt Mission Local Some […]

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 […]

21st Annual Fruitvale Dia Los Muertos // Oakland

21st Annual Fruitvale Dia Los Muertos // Oakland

Announcing the 21st Annual Dia de los Muertos Festival! Dia de los Muertos Festival celebrates our traditions with talented artists, unique craft vendors, retailers and musicians. Every year the highlight of the event is the sacred altars and memorials, created by local artists. As one of Oakland’s largest community events, the festival attracts up to […]

La Ultima Parada 2016: A celebration of life on Day of the Dead // San Jose 1

La Ultima Parada 2016: Dia Los Muertos, 3 stages // San Jose

La Ultima Parada Sunday, October 30, Noon-8pm San Jose’s Mexican Heritage Plaza will host LUP for a second year, expecting over 4,000 participants. The long-standing Dia de los Muertos celebration returns in a major way with La Ultima Parada: A Celebration of Life on the Day of the Dead, an all-day spectacular set to take […]

2016 Dia De Los Muertos in Bay Area 2

2016 Dia De Los Muertos in Bay Area

Bay Area’s biggest list of Dia de los Muertos! In Mexico, November 1st is All Saints day. A day to honor and respect the innocents, children & infants. November 2nd is Dia De Los Muertos. The day to honor deceased adults. On these days, altars are made in honor of them. People build them on […]