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

with Azucena Rasilla @ChroniclesofAzu


Photo Credit: La Favi

Photo Credit: La Favi

 What: Cumbia Party With Candelaria, La Favi & Cumbia Machin

Where: The New Parish – 1743 San Pablo Avenue Oakland, CA.

When: Friday July 8th at 8PM

Get your hips and your heels ready for a night of Cumbia with one of most iconic local bands, Candelaria. And, what better place than The New Parish which is so conveniently located just a few blocks from the 19th Street BART station. Tickets are still available.

What: First-ish Fridays (Benefiting the Boys & Girls Club)

Where: Drake’s Brewing Co. – 1933 Davis St. Ste 177, San Leandro, California 94577

When: Friday July 8th at 4PM

Drake’s is known for its delicious brews, and now they’ll also be known for their philanthropic events. The brewing company chooses a local nonprofit, and proceeds from the beer sale benefit the nonprofit for that month. Come enjoy some delicious cold ones, and know that it is money well spent and will benefit the Boys & Girls Club ($5 donation, and you can also purchase a Drake’s logo mug and 3 tokens for $15.)

What: Presidio Nature Lab Walk – Wildlife of the Presidio

Where: Presidio Officers’ Club  – 50 Moraga Avenue  San Francisco, CA 94129

When: Saturday July 9th at 10AM

Explore the great outdoors and the beauty around the Presidio. Get your hiking boots on, and come explore and learn from Wildlife Ecologist Jonathan Young. This is a free event but RSVP is required. Registered guests will get admission priority 15 minutes before the event starts. You can RSVP here.

Image Credit: Very Vegan Sunday

Image Credit: Very Vegan Sunday

What: Very Vegan Sunday

Where: SoMa StrEat Food Park – 428 11th St, San Francisco, California 94103

When: Sunday July 10th at 11AM

On the second Sunday of each month, Vegans and non-Vegans alike can come enjoy an array of delicious food and drinks, and live music.

The food vendors include:

Sarap Shop (Vegan Filipino Food)
Southern Fried Vegan (Southern Vegan Food)
Sweet Aha! (Vegan Wholesome Natural Desserts)
Tacos Venganza (Vegan Mexican Food)
Charlie’s Brownies (Vegan Desserts)
Nombe SF (Vegan Izakaya-Inspired Cuisine)
Freja’s Foods (GMO-Free Organic, Whole-Grain Seitan)
Joonya’s Laulau (Vegan Hawaiian Food)
NoNo Burger (Vegan Burgers)
Odang Udon (Vegan Udon)
Firetrail Pizza (Vegan Wood-fired Pizza)
Nucha Empanadas (Vegan Empanadas)


This one is going down on the glorious weekday festivity also known as Taco Tuesday! And who doesn’t love scrumptious tacos?

What: Edible Productions Presents: Taco Tuesday

Where: Lounge 3411 – 3411 MacArthur Blvd. Oakland, CA. 94602

When: Tuesday July 12th at 6PM