Dia de los Muertos Community Concert and Family Activities
November 3rd, 2012
VivaFest closes its 2012 season with a spectacular community event – joining forces with the San Francisco Symphony Choir and Youth Orchestra, Los Lupenos de San Jose, Mariachi Nuevo Tecalitlan and the legendary Latino icon of the theatre, Luis Valdez. Staged by Dan Guerrero, this Day of the Dead concert features both classical and traditional Mexican music, dancing by Los Lupenos and a narration created for the program by Luis Valdez.
$15-$68. Tickets are available at sfsymphony.org, by phone at 415-864-6000, and at the Davies Symphony Hall Box Office, on Grove Street between Van Ness Avenue and Franklin Street in San Francisco.
Davies Symphony Hall
201 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94102
Domingo Gigante: A Night Of Stars
September 16th, 2012
Join us for an unprecedented evening of entertainment – the top stars of Latin music on one stage – Ozomatli, Mariachi Vargas, Lila Downs, and the legendary Paquita la del Barrio, joined by special guests Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles.
Outdoor Feria del Mariachi (FREE!)
September 16th, 2012
11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Join us as we celebrate the American Dream Latino style with a full day of music, food, community events and cultural celebrations with Mariachi Azteca, Los Texmaniacs, Ronstadt Generations, Guelaguetza performers from Santa Cruz, and many more!
Before the Feria, stop by Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph (80 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA) for a special Mariachi Mass at 10:00 am.
Mariachi Nuevo Luz de San Marco
10:00am – Cathedral Basilica of Saint Joseph
(80 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA)
- Mariachi Mi Tierra Linda-Oakland, Ca.
- Mariachi Nuevo Luz de San Marcos-Richmond, Ca.
- Mariachi Apantzigan-San Jose, Ca.
- Mariachi Cilhaulteco-San Jose, Ca.
ALL SET TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Student Showcase Concert
Date & Time: TBD
Admission is free but space is limited, so arrive early!
Every year, the San José Mariachi and Mexican Heritage Festival welcomes some of the best young mariachis and folkloric dancers from all over the Bay Area, the state of California, and the entire country to study with master instructors. The Student Showcase Concert gives them a chance to show off for the community.
Theatre on San Pedro Square
29 N. San Pedro Street, San José, CA 95110
VivaFest 2012 Spring Events – An Evening of Comedy!
June 1st, 2012 - 6:00PM
Don’t miss the inaugural VivaFest comedy night! In partnership with the Alum Rock Community Advisory Committee and San Jose Parks and Recreation Foundation – an evening of laughs to benefit recreation and arts youth programs in San Jose.
The evening includes dinner and a silent auction and Silicon Valley’s best and brightest joining together to raise funds for our community.
525 W. Santa Clara St
San Jose, CA 95113