Saturday, September 26, 2020

Tag: Carnaval

‘Salud es Poder’: A special Carnaval, COVID edition

After its traditional date was cancelled, the festival transformed into a health fair as well as a cultural celebration

Arts Forecast: Two-spirits celebrate 20 years of Bay community

The annual Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits powwow marks a key gathering for the region's Native American community. From the gourd dance to the fancy bustle dance, all gender...

Party Radar: Memory Carnaval

PARTY RADAR There's lots of parties to get to on this three-day Memorial weekend, none of which we hopefully may remember, except as wisps of incredible collective consciousness (and maybe...

La Favi reigns

Natalia García a.k.a. La Favi was raised in San Francisco’s Glen Park neighborhood. She started performing as a little kid who danced in the street during the Mission’s Carnaval...

SF Carnaval: How it began and what it looks like 37 years later

Carnaval in the Mission is next weekend (May 28-29). The yearly parade and street festival has been around long enough that it's become an institution to younger generations in the neighborhood. Born...

PARTY RADAR: Two weeks of wow edition

A fortnight's worth of choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Feb. 19-March 2, 2015  By Marke B.  PARTY RADAR Aloha! I'm off to Honolulu to swim with the fabled humuhumu-nukunuku-apua'a fishes (and drink at...

The battle of 16th and Mission: Inside the campaign to “clean up” the plaza and build luxury housing

  By Julia Carrie Wong MARCH 18, 2014 -- Laura Guzman, the director of  homeless services for Mission Neighborhood Health Center, had the question that was on everybody’s mind at a...