Wednesday, August 08, 2018


Paseo Artístico Presents:

A free arts event to raise awareness for children separated at the border, and the children in The Mission community.

At participating venues on Calle 24 Latino Cultural District
Saturday, August 11, 2018
All events and activities are FREE for all ages.

This month’s Paseo Artistico aims to raise awareness about children and their families separated at the US-Mexico border, as well as highlight the value of children in our local community. Live music and dance from Latino, indigenous, Hip-Hop, and tropical artists, poetry and literary arts from Central American authors and writers, as well as indigenous food demonstration, interactive arts and crafts workshops for all ages will be presented for free to the entire community.

August 11 Paseo Artistico
Listed below is full programming schedule with confirmed venues:

Precita Eyes - 2981 24th St.
11:00AM Bilingual Mural tour (sign up or show up at Precita Eyes)
12:30PM-3PM Children’s Pop Up Mural (show up at Precita Eyes and paint!)

Alley Cat Books - 3036 24th St.
1:00PM-3:00PM: Central American poets, writers and musicians: Norman Zelaya, Maya Chapina, Linda Giron, Liliana Herrera and Camilo Landau

Accion Latina/Juan Fuentes Gallery —2958 24th St.
HORIZONS Youth/DJ Project rap artists
Mireya “Deya” singer
Youth Speaks poets Eileen Torrez and Jed "Gato" Rodriguez

Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts — 2868 Mission St. (@25th)
Dance Showcase Presentation:
3:00PM-4:00PM Live Music and Art Classes for Children in the Gallery on second floor (show up to Gallery upstairs and join classes by 3PM)

Dance Mission Theater — 3316 24th St.
4:00PM-5:00PM live music and Dance
4PM La Mezcla “Pachuquismo” by Vanessa Sanchez
4:15PM Latin Jazz Youth Ensemble of San Francisco

Adobe Books — 3130 24th St.
1:00PM-3:00PM Luna’s Press presents René Colato Lainez Children Book Author from El Salvador
2:00PM-4:00PM Kids Craft with Luna Press and Holly Ayala
4:00PM-5:00PM Jaquey Katz California Day School Play gun violence “Our Voices Loaded (With Peace)”

Galeria de La Raza — 2857 24th St.
6:00PM “Comida Es Medicina” Exhibit Opening and Live Food Demonstration by Suzy González and Luz Calvo, DJ and performers

For more info contact,

Brought to you by Acción Latina

Poster design by Tochtli Xochitl

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