Stay In-The-Know On What Goes On Around San Francisco/Bay Area

Azu with SF & LA – Entertainment, Culture Editor, Azucena Rasilla @ChroniclesofAzu

Well, here we are, at the finish line of a disastrous 2016. To be honest, I can’t think of anything better than to party hardy on the 31st, because let’s face it, this year has been horrific, and we have four long years ahead of ourselves.

Here’s your handy-dandy curated list of dope NYE events around the Bay (Yay Area if you’re nasty.)


What: Sonidos Extraños: A Night of Electronic Cumbia & Tropical Bass

Where: The Legionnaire Saloon – 2272 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, California

When: Friday 12/30 at 10PM

This cumbia night will serve as a fundraiser for Hasta Muerte Coffee, a Latinx owned coffee shop set to open in Oakland in early 2017.

DJ sets by: Chulita Vinyl Club, Turbo Sonidero and Chale Brown. Also a live performance by Corazon Salvaje.

A donation between $5-$20 at the door


What: NYE Room 389

Where: 389 Grand Ave, Oakland, California

When: Saturday 12/31 at 9PM

A NYE party with no cover you say? And a midnight tribute to Bowie, Prince and Phife? Sign us up!


What: Dia De Los Muertos NYE Fiesta

Where: Azúcar Lounge -299 9th St San Francisco, California

When: Saturday 12/31 at 9PM

Dia De Los Muertos NYE fiesta wit DJ Frankie Jr. Tickets starting at $15, check the event info page for all the details and to purchase tickets.


What: La Cruda! New Year’s Day Brunch Hangover Cure Party

Where: Tamarindo Antojeria – 468 8th St, Oakland, California

When: Sunday 1/1/17 at 12PM

Menudo, Pozole, Bloody Marys, Mimosas to cure the cruda, hosted by Chuy Gomez, with sounds by DJ MP3.