Music

Oakland Ballet’s Luna Mexicana

Oakland Ballet’s Luna Mexicana

Choreographed by Oakland Ballet artistic director Graham Lustig, this year’s program will also include Mexican folkloric dance, a performance by Mariachi Mexicanisimo, and a special performance of José Limon’s important solo work, Chaconne. Limon was an internationally acclaimed and highly influential choreographer who resided in New York City. Attendees are encouraged to dress in Day […]

Selena is featured on GOOGLE for Oct. 17th

Selena featured on GOOGLE Oct. 17th

Anything for Salinas! We want to thank Google for making our search work so much more enjoyable this Tuesday, as we keep seeing Selena Quintanilla grace our screens as the Google Doodle of the Day. And if you want to go beyond just the image, check out the accompanying video. We can’t stop watching it! […]

Juntos Con Mexico - Fiesta en el Panteon // San Leandro 2

Juntos Con Mexico – Fiesta en el Panteon // San Leandro

Join an evening of music, song and dance from Mexico. Dedicated “Al Pueblo de Mexico”! See schedule below. The Ballet Folklorico Costa de Oro through the support of the Consulado General de Mexico en San Francisco, Univision 14- San Francisco and UNICEF-Mexico proudly presents: “Fiesta en el Panteon 2017”. Featuring the Ballet Folklorico Costa de […]

Long Lost Video of Selena Quintanilla Is Discovered by Smithsonian Museum

Long Lost Video of Selena Quintanilla Is Discovered by Smithsonian Museum

Wow! Watch below the newly discovered SELENA video! The Museum recently discovered an old interview that the late Queen of Tejano had done in 1994 with Tejano USA before performing at the Texas Live music festival at Hemisfair Park in San Antonio, Texas Excerpt Latina The Smithsonian Museum’s collection of Selena Quintanilla memorabilia has grown, and […]

Oakland Music Festival 2

Oakland Music Festival 2017

Video   This year’s event will be held Sept. 29 through Oct. 7 and focus on the theme “Charge: (verb) to agitate, stimulate, or excite.” Established in 2013 as a one-day block party in Uptown, the Oakland Music Festival has evolved into a series of showcases, discussions, workshops, and networking events at venues such as […]

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, […]

2017 El Grito in San Francisco 2

2017 El Grito in San Francisco

Video:     ¡Te esperamos este 15 de septiembre en el City Hall a las 5:30 PM! Ven a celebrar las fiestas patrias con nosotros este 15 de septiembre.  San Francisco celebra “El Grito” de Indepencia de México con un festival que realzó las raíces mexicanas en esta ciudad santuario de inmigrantes. 57th annual event […]

[tv] ‘Dreamers’ Recognized @ 30th Anniversary Hispanic Heritage Awards 2

[tv] ‘Dreamers’ Recognized @ 30th Anniversary Hispanic Heritage Awards

HISPANIC HERITAGE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES ‘DREAMERS’ WILL BE RECOGNIZED WITH INSPIRA AWARD AT 30th HISPANIC HERITAGE AWARDS The 30th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards will take place on September 14, 2017 in Washington DC., honoring deserving Latino community leaders, and also welcoming back past honorees. The Awards, which were created by the White House in 1988 to […]

[video] LA SANTA CECILIA “Amor Eterno”: Juan Gabriel One Year After His Passing

[video] LA SANTA CECILIA “Amor Eterno”: Juan Gabriel One Year After His Passing

LA SANTA CECILIA Unveil “Amor Eterno” Video A Posthumous Homage To Legendary Singer Juan Gabriel One Year After His Passing.  “Amor Eterno” Also Represents The Final Video From The Grammy Winning Band’s Critically-Acclaimed Visual Album “Amar y Vivir” Video: With a heartfelt homage to a Mexican music icon, the GRAMMY winning band, La Santa Cecilia, […]

40th Anniversary Corazon Del Barrio GALA/Fundraiser // SF

40th Anniversary Corazon Del Barrio GALA/Fundraiser // SF

The Awards of Excellence Ceremony will honor outstanding individuals that have significantly contributed to the Latino Arts and Culture of the Bay Area: La Tania – Dance Martha Rodriguez-Salazar – Music Paul Flores – Poetry / Literature Eliana Lopez – Performing Arts Adrian Arias – Visual Arts Las Quenepas – Youth Carnaval San Francisco – […]

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 […]