AzuStay In-The-Know On What Goes On Around The Bay

with Azucena Rasilla @ChroniclesofAzu


los-narcos-gringosWhat: Los Narcos Gringos: Una radiografía inédita del tráfico de drogas en Estados Unidos

Where: Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts – 2868 Mission St, San Francisco, CA.

When: Thursday 9/22 from 7pm – 9pm

An interview with Mexican Journalist J. Jesús Esquivel moderated by San Francisco Journalist Chelis Lopez.

During this talk, J. Jesús Esquivel will discuss his book Los Narcos Gringos, a look into drug cartels and the impact they have on both side of the borders. Esquivel has been a writer with the Mexican magazine Proceso, and has served as political analyst for CNN, Univisión, Al Jazeera, Telesur de Venezuela and RCN de Colombia.


eat-real-festWhat: Eat Real Festival

Where: 65 Webster St, Oakland, CA.

When: Friday 9/23 from 1pm-9pm
Saturday 9/24 from 10:30am-9pm
Sept 25th, 2016 SUNDAY 10:30am-5pm

A delicious celebration of where food comes from, access to the event is FREE, and all of the food is $8 or less.

“Eat Real is the premier educational program of the Food Craft Institute, a non-profit organization focused on creating and making viable small to medium-scale, handmade, artisan food companies in the United States. As the largest educational program of the Food Craft Institute, Eat Real’s mission is to help revitalize regional food systems, build public awareness of and respect for the craft of making good food and to encourage the growth of American food entrepreneurs.”


salsa-festivalWhat: 9th Annual Salsa Festival

Where: Saturday 9/24 at Noon

Where: Courthouse Square – 2200 Broadway St, Redwood City, CA.

11 blocks of salsa dancing, local vendors and an array of food choices. There will be activities for the kids as well. If you haven’t venture out to the Peninsula, this is your chance.


white-partyWhat: 5th Annual “WHITE SANDS” Sophisticated Daylife Meets “White Paradise”

Where: La Mar Cebicheria Peruana San Francisco – Pier 1 ½, The Embarcadero, San Francisco

When: Sunday 9/25 at 2pm

Who says you can’t wear white after Labor Day? Break this silly fashion rule and come enjoy beautiful San Francisco at this day party by Donovan Presents. The admission is FREE, but you must RSVP. All-white attire will be strictly enforced.


debatesWhat: Watch The Debates On The Big Screen

Where: Awaken Cafe – 1429 Broadway, Oakland, CA.

When: Monday 9/26 at 6pm

Awaken Cafe will feature all of the Presidential and Vice-Presidential Debates. It is crucial for all of us to stay informed (the last date to register to vote in California is 10/24.) Whether you are a Democrat, Republican or are still undecided on who to vote for, this is the perfect opportunity to meet other fellow Americans and exchange ideas as you root for your candidate.