KQED in the Community for Latino Heritage Month

Celebrate Latino Heritage Month with KQED at these upcoming community events and screenings.

View or download KQED’s 2014 Latino Heritage Month Program and Event Guide

DiadelosMuertos_ Still02 KQED LATINO HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION IN SAN FRANCISCO

Celebrating the vitality and distinction of the recently created Calle 24 Cultural District, KQED is proud to showcase short films, local performers and musicians who exemplify the sense of pride and place among Bay Area Latinos.

This event is co-sponsored by Brava Theater, is curated by Galeria de la Raza, and will be hosted by Baruch Porras Hernandez.

Wed, Sep 24, 2014, at 6:30-9pm
Brava Theater Center, 2781 24th Street, San Francisco

FREE | RSVP NOW

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body_voces_3.jpg__640x360_q85 KQED LATINO HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION IN SAN JOSE

KQED, the School of Arts and Culture and the Mexican Consulate of San Jose are proud to celebrate the SAC’s fourth annual Latino Heritage Month event in San Jose. Come watch the PBS film Escaramuza: Riding from the Heart, listen to Mariachi Azteca, see a dance performance by SAC Folklórico and enjoy some café y pan dulce.

Thu, Sep 25, 2014
Doors open at 6:30pm
School of Arts and Culture, 1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose

FREE AND FAMILY-FRIENDLY | RSVP NOW

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BadHair_Frameline-300x199[1] CINE+MAS SF LATINO FILM FESTIVAL

KQED is proud to be a sponsor of the sixth annual Cine+Mas SF Latino Film Festival, September 19–27. The festival showcases the work of emerging and established filmmakers from around the world, including the United States, Latin America, Spain and Portugal.

sflatinofilmfestival.com

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Coming in October from ¡VivaFest!

20130820_Rita Moreno[1] A CONVERSATION WITH RITA MORENO

Join actress, singer and author Rita Moreno in conversation with Jan Yanehiro, director of the School of Multimedia Communications, Academy of Art University.

Fri, Oct 17, 2014
Doors open at 6:30pm
Mayer Theatre, Santa Clara University 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara

Tickets at commonwealthclub.org (Use code VIVAFEST) 

DDLM Kids with banner[1] DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS

Join a day of community celebration at an annual event honoring family and heritage. This day of remembrance includes music, an arts expo and, of course, altars in honor of our families

and loved ones.

Sat, Oct 25, 2014, 12-9pm
St. James Park, San Jose

FREE AND FAMILY-FRIENDLY

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Learn more about KQED’s Latino Heritage Month Local Hero program.