- Wednesday, November 15, 2018
- 7 to 9:30pm
- Gallery (2nd Floor)
- Admission: $10 (before the event) or $15 (day of the event)
This year we are using our abuelita’s recipe for our 14th Annual Mole Contest!!! This is your opportunity to savor delicious home-made Mole recipes, vote for your favorite, and celebrate the winners with cash prizes and special…
- Wednesdays, Nov 2018
- 7 pm to 9 pm
- $7 Donation
- Theatre (1st Floor)
- Ages 18 and up
We are exploring many different layers of Latin-American Cinema, this month we are presenting really high-quality animated movies produced in Latin-America!
Half the price compared to a commercial complex, double the fun.
Movies with English…
- September 9, 2017 from 6 to 10pm
- Admission: $75 per person
You are cordially invited to Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts' Corazón del Barrio 40th Anniversary Benefit Gala.
The Awards of Excellence Ceremony will honour outstanding individuals that have significantly contributed to the Latino Arts and Culture of the Bay Area:
La Tania (dance)
Martha Rodriguez-Salazar (music)
Paul Flores (Poetry/ literature)
Elianne Lopez (Performing Arts)
Adrian Arias (Visual Arts)
Las Quenepas (Youth)
Ava Apple & The Symbolics
Amelia Romano Harp Trio
Afro-Caribbean Youth Percussion Group
Awards Ceremony & After Party
w/ La Mixta Criolla
Reserve Your Place…
- August 17 & 18, 2017
- 6 pm to 6 am
- Free admission
- 2nd Floor Gallery
Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts proudly presents "The Heart of the Mission" Book Celebration on the occasion of its 40th Anniversary in the spacious 2nd Floor Gallery:
• Book Selling by Alley Cat Bookshop
• Book Signing
• Author Cary Cordova interviewed by Mission Local's Lydia Chavez
• Live music by Cesar's Latin All-Stars
• Tapas generously donated by Cha Cha Cha
- Thursday, July 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM
- Sliding scale $5 to $8
Monthly showings of classic Mexican movies from the Golden Era "La Época de Oro" 1935 to 1959. With Mezcal tasting provided by Wahaka Mezcal, and a movie discussion of the official kick-off: “La Mujer del Puerto” by Arcady Boytler.
- Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 7 pm
- Theater (1st Floor)
- By Suggested Donation
- VIP Seats Available
Mission Cultural Center of Latino Arts’ (MCCLA) 40th Anniversary celebration will kick off with a retrospective show of costumes, designed by award-winning Salvadoran designer Mario Chacon. Spanning a creative career of over 50 years, the costumes will be presented in a runway show on Friday, March 11 at 7 pm in the Theater.
Models, representing the diversity of the community, will showcase a lavish line up of 75 one of a kind costumes, including Period (Historical), Ethic and Carnaval styles.
Mario is highly regarded in the Mission District for the many, fantasy costumes that he has designed and produced for numerous Carnaval…
- Saturday, February 11, 2017
- 12 pm to 4 pm
- $20 Admission
MCCLA offers free classes, printmaking workshops, gallery entrance, and live entertainment during its 40th annual Open House "Corazón del Barrio."
We especially encourage first-time visitors to come experience the Latino arts community in the Mission District! The teachers, the community and many surprises will be waiting for you. Join us!
- Mission Grafica • 12 to 4:30 • Lobby
- Carnival Contingent • 12 to 1:30 • Theater
- Afro-Peruvian Cajon (Percussion) • 2 to 3 • Theater
- Capoeira • 2:45 to 4:15 • Studio B
- Orquesta Adelante bringing the sounds of La Mission!
- DJ Herbie One …