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

with Azucena Rasilla @ChroniclesofAzu


brazilian nightWhat: La Peña Presents: Noite Brasileira! (Brazilian Night!)  

Where: La Peña Cultural Center- 3105 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, California 94705

When: Friday 8/19 at 9PM

Well, we can’t all be in Rio, but we can pretend right? What better way than at La Peña, sipping caipirinhas, and listening to Brazilian music courtesy of Namorados De Lua, and DJ Stepwise. There will also be a capoeira performance. This event is 21+, the bar is cash only, and tickets are $12.00 at the door.

Oakland Clips & BeersWhat: Clips Beer and Film Tour
Where: Mosswood Park – 3612 Webster Street, Oakland, CA 94609
When: Friday 8/19 at 7:30PM
This non-profit event will benefit East Bay Bike. Come enjoy a variety of over 19 different brews which will be paired with a short-film for your visual enjoyment. Beer tokens cost $1.50 for a three-ounce pour and $6 for a 12-ounce beer.

noise pop block partyWhat: Noise Pop’s 20th Street Block Party

Where: Noise Pop HQ – 2180 Bryant St, San Francisco, California 94110

When: Saturday 8/20 from 12PM – 6PM

An event that is FREE where you can listen to live music, and buy scrumptious food from local vendors gets a hell yeah in my book.

Live music by: Miami Horror, Chicano Batman, Boulevards, Nico Yaryan, Hazel English, Spooky Mansion, Madeline Kenney, Dos Four, La Gente, and DJ Krazy.

Food: Flour + Water, Burma Bear, Farmhouse Kitchen Thai, Universal Café, Alicia’s Tamales Los Mayas, Del Popolo, El Pipila, FOB Kitchen, Frozen Kuhsterd, Hella Halal, Love a Bee, Mission Minis, Mission Language Vocational School, Salt Pt., Savourie Streets, The Pop Nation, and We The Minis Cupcakery.

Hella GayWhat: Hella Gay Oakland Dance Party
Where: The Uptown Nightclub – 1928 Telegraph Ave. Oakland, CA. 94612
When: Saturday 8/29 at 9PM

Three DJs, baked goods, a photographer, and an overall great time with a great community. Morgan Parrick Photography and your live ink portraits with Roxana Dhada!

Summer SquadWhat: Summer Squad Day Party

Where: 811 Washington St. Oakland, CA. 94607

When: Sunday 8/21 at 3PM

Summer is slipping away, so let’s take advantage of the many day parties around the Bay. Parliament is one of the best spots in Oakland. Great drinks, and tunes by DCisChillin (from KMEL), DJ Scotty Fox & DJ Hector.