Food

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 […]

1st annual Carnaval SF New Year’s Eve @ SF ARMORY

Welcome to First Annual Carnaval SF 2018 at the historic SF Armory! Experience an extravaganza of Samba, Salsa and Cumbia! Monday, December 31, 2018, 7pm – 2am. Mission Armory, 1800 Mission Street, San Francisco. Buy $40 tickets [ends 4pm today] online at: carnavalsanfrancisco.org The Lineup! (schedule is below) Dj Fama Pty, direct from Panamá Hip […]

[free] Mezcal Tasting! Cata Pa’ Cuates for Social Fabric // SF

Cata Pa’ Cuates / Mezcal Tasting for Social Fabric Saturday at 6 PM – 9 PM Alley Cat Books 3036 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110. EVENT ENTRANCE IS FREE CRAFTS AND TASTING IS TO FUNDRAISE.     Social Fabric (aka Tejido Social) is presenting special selection of sustainable mezcales. The event is to benefit […]

1st Annual “El Sueño, The Dream” benefit concert // Watsonville

On Saturday, December 8, 2018, Andy Vargas of the Legendary Carlos Santana band will chair the first Annual Benefit “El Sueño…The Dream” Benefit concert at the Mello Performing Arts Center in Watsonville, CA. This evening promises to be a noteworthy occasion with over 700 leaders in business, government, philanthropy, along with students and community members, […]

Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco // Virgin Mary Guadalupe Pilgrimage

“¿No estoy yo aquí que soy tu Madre?” Map, schedule, description, contact and event photos are listed below. Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco is a 12 mile walk from South SF to SF’s St. Mary cathedral.   25th anniversary! El sábado 8 de diciembre, peregrinos de todo el Área de la Bahía, California y los […]

Puerto Rican Brunch Party: All You Can Eat // SF

UPDATE! JUST SOLD OUT!     All You Can Eat Puerto Rican Brunch Party by Borinquen Soul W.E.P.A. Sunday December 2nd, 12:00PM to 4:00PM 1123 Folsom Street, San Francisco Come enjoy the delicious flavors of Puerto Rico served by the Bay Area famous Borinquen Soul! They’ll be serving all of your favorites for you to […]

[gallery] 2018 Mole Tasting Contest: Mole To Die For @ MCCLA // SF

Savor delicious home-made Mole recipes, vote for your favorite, and celebrate the winners with cash prizes and special performances. See video + photos below from the past years. The anticipated Mole Tasting Contest “Mole To Die For” came back for its annual show on November 16, 2018. MCCLA celebrates Latin American heritage through the art […]

Grand Opening! ‘El Taurino VIP’ Colombian food & dancing // San Jose

Colombian Restaurant and Bar! 95 South Market Street Suite: 170 Downtown – San Jose CA Book your table at 408-6633860   Video from Friday evening!     Se prendió esta vaina!!!! #HagalePues Inauguramos este fin de semana! 16, 17 y 18 de Noviembre, 3 días de deliciosa comida colombiana, comida fusión latina, música en vivo, […]

[gallery] 2018 Calvary Cemetery Dia de los Muertos // San Jose

See video & photos below of Bay Area’s ONLY Day of Dead annual festival on a Cemetary. Free family event with Mariachi, Folkloric, Aztec dancers, Taco trucks, arts & crafts, and amazing altars. Day of the Dead Saturday, October 27, 2018, 11 am to 4 pm. Location: Calvary Catholic Cemetery, 2650 Madden Avenue, San Jose, […]

Galería De La Raza closes after 46 years

Breaking: SF Mission’s Galería De La Raza forced out of longtime space by rent hike. Please see below ways you can help, and how this came to be!   *** MEDIA ADVISORY *** Artists, Friends and Family of Galería de la Raza take on an art action protest, due to the imminent displacement of the […]