39th annual Open House “Corazón del Barrio” @ MCCLA // San Francisco

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

MCCLA offers free classes, printmaking workshops, gallery entrance, and live entertainment during its 39th annual Open House "Corazón del Barrio." Activities include: printmaking workshops, dance classes led by in-house teaching artists. Plus, all-day gallery access to view "Mexicanos al Grito de Guerra: We didn't cross the borders, the borders crossed us,” entertainment featuring live music […]

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Mexicanos al Grito de Guerra: We didn’t cross the borders, the borders crossed us // SF

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

We didn’t cross the borders, the borders crossed us” which poses a bilateral reflection within groups of graphic artists, creators, and activists on both sides of the border between Mexico and U.S.A. Motivated by the daily troubles that are suffered in this region of the American continent (although not exclusive) the sample aims to question […]

1st Music Mission San Francisco performance: after school program // SF

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Please join us at our very first Music Mission San Francisco performance! Music Mission San Francisco is an after school program that uses music as a vehicle for social change. Our goal is to make a positive impact on children using music education as a means to build self-esteem, pride, teamwork, and academic motivation. This […]

Rubén Darío: An Evening of Art, Culture, and Poetry // San Francisco

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Evening of Art-Culture-Poetry Saturday, December 5 / 4-7pm / $15 / Theater and Lobby “Circulo Dariano de San Francisco” will commemorate the 1st centennial of Nicaraguan poet Rubén Darío with this artistic and cultural event featuring poetry readings “Poetas Declamadores,” music, dance and art form Latin American countries & Spain. Links: Click here for more […]

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Holiday Piñata Making Workshop // SF

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Holiday Piñata Making Workshop Instructor: Alfonso Ochoa Dates: Saturday, December 5 & 12 Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Price: $15 (for each Saturday) Location: Studio D Join us for a very special piñata making workshop with instructor Alfonso Ochoa. Mr. Ochoa has been making paper mache piñatas for over 25 years for Posarelas (Mexican […]

Searching for Posada: Art and Revolutions // SF

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts‎ presents Searching for Posada: Art and Revolutions For the first time, the fascinating story of Mexico's famed artist-printer José Guadalupe Posada is revealed. Frida Kahlo surrounded her apartment with his art to help keep her sanity while living in New York. Her husband, famed muralist Diego Rivera described his […]

Mole Tasting Contest: Mole To Die For!

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Welcome to the 12th Annual Mole Tasting Contest! This is a community event where chefs have a cook-off of the best Mole Sauce, and you get to vote for your favorite! The Mole Tasting Contest is your opportunity to savor delicious home-made Mole recipes, vote for your favorite dish, and celebrate the winners with Cash […]

The Bones of Our Ancestors: Endurance and Survival Beyond Serra”s Mission(s)

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts announces its 29th annual Day of the Dead / Dia de los Muertos exhibition. Exhibition: October 16-November 20, 2015. This exhibition reinterprets the them of Día de los Muertos to memorialize the endurance and survival of Indigenous Peoples and protest the recent canonization of Junipero Serra by Pope […]

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“Ballet Flamenco” @ Mission Cultural Center // SF

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

“Ballet Flamenco” | Mission Cultural Center Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Cost: WIN Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts | 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA Link: http://www.carolinalugo.com/performances.php Tickets: click here! About: Ballet Flamenco is the premier Spanish dance company in America. Carolina Lugo’s & Carolé Acuña’s brand is […]

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El Niño y La Danza // SF

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Special guests TONANTZIN BALLET FOLKLORICO and MARIACHI MEDIA LUNA from Half Moon Bay! Link: http://www.missionculturalcenter.org Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/el-nino-y-la-danza-2pm-show-tickets-18767507119 About: El Niño y la Danza is a show full of tradition and passion through Mexican dance! Join us, be part of our cultural heritage and enjoy indigenous music of Nayarit, the sounds of the Veracruz harp, dynamic […]

$15

Mask making: Día de los Muertos // SF

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Create and hand-paint a mask steeped in the rich cultural history of Mexico’s Día de los Muertos celebration. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1205966566096736/ About: Once you’ve got the basics down, roll up your sleeves to create and hand-paint your own one-of-a-kind masterpiece alongside internationally acclaimed artist Diego Marcial Rios. Days: Saturdays Price: $15 (2 hour workshop) Location: Studio […]

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Dance party for the SF Cuban Festival

Mission Cultral Center 2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA

Descargando Dance Party! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/298986380292300/ About: Wrap up the SF Cuban Festival with a fun dance party. Cuban Salsa, Timba, Reggaeton, Rumba, and more 6:00pm- 11:00pm Confirmed DJs: - DJ Leydis - DJ JuanLove - DJ EMV Cover: $8 Mission Cultural Center, 2868 Mission Street, Close to 24th St. BART station. For more information about […]