The ESB-MACC presents Dia de los Muertos

Saturday, November 1st, 2014, 4pm – 10pm The annual day of the dead celebration is our biggest event at the ESB-MACC. This day is held as an indigenous Mexican holiday that celebrates the life cycle through the building of temporary altars to commemorate loved ones who have passed. Ofrendas (Altars) Exhibit Artist Market Live Music Family Activities Sugar Skull Making Classic Car Show The event … Continue reading The ESB-MACC presents Dia de los Muertos

5th Annual Austin Tequila Fest at Casa Chapala

Austin Tequila Fest BENEFITING AUSTIN PETS ALIVE! Saturday, November 1st at 7pm Casa Chapala | 9041 Research Blvd, Austin, TX The Austin Tequila Fest is a cultural experience where agave lovers, enthusiasts, novices, and connoisseurs gather to learn, taste, and enjoy many 100% de Agave spirits including tequila, mezcal, and sotol. We have signed up a wonderful selection of 100% de Agave spirits for you to … Continue reading 5th Annual Austin Tequila Fest at Casa Chapala

Round Rock Dia de los Muertos Festivities

Downtown Round Rock, Saturday, Nov. 8, 6-10 p.m. Williamson County Hispanic Heritage Committee, Round Rock Ballet Folklorico, City of Round Rock, Round Rock Arts and Univision will be sponsoring a Día de los Muertos procession and festival from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 in downtown Round Rock. Día de los Muertos is a traditional Meso-American holiday dedicated to the ancestors; it … Continue reading Round Rock Dia de los Muertos Festivities

2nd Annual Dia de los Muertos presented by A.B. Cantu Pan Am Center

October 25, 2014 12:00pm – 10:00pm Oswaldo A.B. Cantu/Pan American Center 2100 East 3rd St., Austin, TX 78702 Día de los Muertos Festival is a unique festival featuring a full day of Día los Muertos cultural experience with live music, performances, art, kid’s zone, food and drink. The festival brings together a dynamic blend of music with vibrant Día de los Muertos traditions. Tickets for … Continue reading 2nd Annual Dia de los Muertos presented by A.B. Cantu Pan Am Center

Council Member Mike Martinez joins Dia de Los Muertos celebrations

For the first time in Austin’s history, local businesses, non-profits, and City of Austin cultural centers are joining a new campaign to leverage community awareness for the observation of Dia de los Muertos from mid-October to the first week of November throughout the Austin area. Representatives from various organizations will join Council Member Mike Martinez at a press conference at 10 a.m. on Thursday, October … Continue reading Council Member Mike Martinez joins Dia de Los Muertos celebrations

ATMC – 2014 Tejano Idol Contest

It’s the BIGGEST TEJANO MUSIC event of the year!!! The 4th Annual ATMC Tejano Idol competition and SHOWCASE. At H&H Ballroom 4404 Brandt Rd, Austin, Sunday October 12, 2014 doors open at 2pm. 21 Contestants are scheduled to perform and compete, 5 Celebrity Judges – Little Miss Dynamite Shelly Lares as MC, and a Ballroom full of Tejano Music Fans and media anxiously awaiting the … Continue reading ATMC – 2014 Tejano Idol Contest

Viva la Vida Festival & Parade by Mexic-Arte

Mexic-Arte Museum is thrilled to announce the date for the annual Viva la Vida Festival on October 18, 2014 from 12:00pm – 9:00pm in downtown Austin. This year, Austin’s largest and longest-running Day of the Dead event features a Grand Procession, Latino artists and entertainment, a grand float by guest artist Dennis McNett, an exhibition with Community altars inside the Museum, and educational programs. Attendees … Continue reading Viva la Vida Festival & Parade by Mexic-Arte