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Pasados del Presidio: Afternoon Fun for Kids // SF 1

Latino Day at The Presidio! Pasados del Presidio

LATINO DAY at amazing PRESIDIO was on June 23rd! FREE family activities! Afternoon music and dance by Ballet Folklórico Mexicano. Also, Mexican museum and DeYoung Museum will provide so Kids can enjoy hands-on activities, storytelling, living history, a visit with Juanito the Donkey, archaeology, pottery making, and more! Food available for purchase at a discount. […]

Cosechando Autonomía: una Charla Sobre el Café y su Producción // Oakland 1

Cosechando Autonomía: una Charla Sobre el Café y su Producción // Oakland

On June 24th from 1-3pm @ Oakland Library, hear the message of coffee producers, learn about the Global Campaign Against Capital and our Sin Fronteras Coffee project. Back in January, Akat Cafe Kalli and Sin Fronteras Coffee had a chance to work part of the coffee harvest in autonomous Zapatista territory. They learned about the […]

2017 Festival "Dia De San Juan" // San Jose 1

2017 “El Dia De San Juan” Festival // San Jose

The Western Region Puerto Rican Council is proud to present 38th Annual El “Dia de San Juan” Salsa Festival – Scholarship Fundraiser. Saturday, June 17th at the History Park 1650 Senter Rd., San Jose. Come out and enjoy the music, dancing, food and so much more! This is a family event, everyone is welcome. Buy […]

Decolonize Your Diet: CIMCC Food Sovereignty Series // Santa Rosa

Decolonize Your Diet: CIMCC Food Sovereignty Series // Santa Rosa

Come learn about Native foods of the Americas and cooking techniques! Free and open to the public. Luz Calvo is a professor of Ethnic Studies at Cal State East Bay and Catriona Rueda Esquibel is a professor of Race and Resistance Studies at San Francisco State University. Luz and Catriona live in Oakland, CA where […]

2017 Summer Festivals in Bay Area

2017 Summer Festivals in Bay Area

Summer is here, Woohoo! It’s definitely our favorite time of year! Let’s wear our shorts and sandals to absorb the beautiful Bay Area Sun with our friends and family. Oh, and let’s not forget wine and beer to pair with these fabulous foods!   Summer schedule   Sept. 23-24   2 Latino events will first […]

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 […]