¡Fiesta, Familia, Folklore! at Tacoma’s Rialto Theater

¡Fiesta, Familia, Folklore! is back with a brilliant presentation of Northwest Mexican-American artists. Leading this year’s performance is Washington’s star Tenor, José Iñiguez, performing classic boleros as well as moving operatic works. Back by popular demand, Mariachi Huenachi and Bailadores de Bronce return in an explosion of sound and color. A perfect Mother’s Day weekend […]
Jan 25, 2016

Cinco de Mayo!

El Centro de la Raza’s 11th Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration is fast approaching! This event is free to the public and will take place on Saturday May 7, 2015 from 12 PM – 4 PM at the Jefferson Community Center, 3801 Beacon Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108. There will be children’s activities, raffle prizes, […]
Mar 14, 2016

Screening of Cinco de Mayo, La Batalla (Director in attendance!)

Join us for the screening of the movie Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla on May 5th at 6:30pm @ Shoreline Community College. Get to know the real Importance of this date and what is celebrated through this wonderful production. Q&A after the movie with Director Rafa Lara, followed by a small reception. About the movie: […]
Apr 25, 2016

Top 5 things to do in Seattle this May

It’s May! Time to march for your rights, eat pierogis, and celebrate Cinco de Mayo the authentic way.
May 4, 2016
A mariachi band performs at a Cinco de Mayo party (Photo from Flickr via U.S. Army Korea)

5 ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Seattle

Five upcoming activities in the Seattle area for those looking to embrace Mexican culture (or at least have an excuse to eat tacos).
May 1, 2015

Celebrating Cinco de Mayo the Mexican-American way

On Saturday, El Centro de La Raza celebrated Cinco de Mayo by welcoming over 700 people to their Beacon Hill headquarters. A large tent set up outside El Centro’s building housed vendors and community organizations, as well as a stage for dance, demonstrations, and singing. Inside families shared tacos that tasted like they came straight from Mexico. On […]
May 5, 2014