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El Editor's Hot Pick
Grammy-Nominated Trio Ellas
Wednesday, April 23  -  6:00PM to 9:00PM
El Cid Restaurant | Los Angeles
Music. Trio Ellas has been making waves with a unique sound that combines traditional mariachi and classic romantic tunes with a fresh contemporary twist. ... ~~>
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Water and Power Under the Stars
Wednesday, April 23  -  7:30PM
Grand Park - Across from City Hall | Los Angeles
Movie. Join The Honorable Gil Cedillo (Water) and The Honorable Gloria Molina (Power) to the Cast and Crew Premiere of "Edward James Olmos Presents Water and Power" under the stars. Synopsis: Twin brothers nicknamed "Water" ... ~~>

Thursday, April 24

El Editor's Hot Pick
Red Bull Latagrafica Edicion II: Vyal One
Thursday, April 24  -  6:30PM to 8:00PM
Thunderdome | Los Angeles
Art reception. Initially launched in 2012, Red Bull Latagráfica was created to give artists local to Southern California the opportunity to create original artwork ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Photo Show: Communities and Cultures
Thursday, April 24 to Wednesday, April 30  -  7:00PM to 9:00PM
Basecamp @ The Brewery | Los Angeles
Art. Sixth Annual Month of Photography Los Angeles Group Exhibition Announced The 6th Annual Month of Photography Los Angeles' Official ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Oscar D' Leon Concert
Thursday, April 24  -  9:00PM to 2:00AM
The Conga Room | Los Angeles
Music. OSCAR D' LEON 'El Leon de la Salsa' Thursday, April 24, 2014 $40 Limited Pre-Sale Call for VIP Seating (213)745-0162 or call (213) ... ~~>

Friday, April 25

El Editor's Hot Pick
Vigil for Justice and Peace for Lorenza Arellano
Friday, April 25  -  5:00PM to 7:00PM
Hollenbeck Park | Los Angeles
Community. Vigil on Friday 4/26, 5-7pm Lorenza Arellano's lifeless body was found floating in the lake at Hollenbeck Park in Boyle Heights ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Tommy Mora "Let it Shine" Video/CD Release Party
Friday, April 25  -  7:00PM to 10:00PM
Skinny's Lounge | North Hollywood
Music. Tommy Mora is proud to announce the release of his first single and music video "Let it Shine". The title track of his highly anticipated ... ~~>

Saturday, April 26

El Editor's Hot Pick
Annenberg Community Beach House 5th Anniversary Weekend
Saturday, April 26 to Sunday, April 27  -  9:00AM to 9:00PM
Annenberg Community Beach House | Santa Monica
Family. On Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27, the City of Santa Monica will celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the Annenberg Community Beach House, a ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
World Cinema Series: A Film About the Young Che Guevara
Saturday, April 26  -  1:00PM to 3:30PM
Los Angeles Central Library, Meeting Room "A' | Los Angeles
Movie. Travel on a motorcycle trip with the young Che Guevara as we screen this acclaimed 2004 film, starring Gael García Bernal. (126 minutes) Directed ... ~~>
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Lights, Camera, WriteGirl!
Saturday, April 26  -  6:30PM to 9:30PM
Linwood Dunn Theater | Hollywood
Fundraiser. Unforgettable Performances ~ Silent Auction ~ Hors d'oeuvres Experience original scenes and monologues written by teen ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
NELA Clothing Co. Launch Party
Saturday, April 26  -  7:00PM to 10:00PM
Mi Vida Boutique | Los Angeles
Fashion. NELA Clothing Co. & Mi Vida Boutique are proud to unveil the Northeast Los Angeles Artist Series featuring Highland Park natives, graffiti legend ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Maria Bethânia a Celebration-Katia Moraes & Brazilian Hearts
Saturday, April 26  -  8:00PM to 10:00PM
Jazz @ the CAP- CAP Studio Theatre | Sherman Oaks
Music. Brazilian Heart Music proudly presents Maria Bethânia, a Celebration, the 3rd annual show created by Kátia Moraes paying homage to renowned artists from ... ~~>
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¡A Que La Cancion! Con Esteban Leon
Saturday, April 26  -  8:00PM to 11:00PM
Corazon Del Pueblo | Los Angeles
Music. Una noche mas de Poesia Cancion Popular y Trova A Que La Cancion ! Con Esteban Leon, No te lo pierdas ~~ Sabado 26 De ... ~~>

Sunday, April 27

El Editor's Hot Pick
Brunch and Beats
Sunday, April 27  -  11:00AM to 2:00PM
EscaLa | Los Angeles
Music. B R U N C H & B E A T S ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Spring is in the air. Enjoy a decadent ... ~~>

Tuesday, April 29

El Editor's Hot Pick
Behind the Razor Wire
Tuesday, April 29  -  7:00AM to 8:30AM
200 Glorya Kaufman Hall, UCLA | Los Angeles
Performance. Behind the Razor Wire: International Journeys in Performance & Research During the summer of 2013 two scholars traveled to Rio ... ~~>

Wednesday, April 30

El Editor's Hot Pick
2014 Newport Beach Film Festival Presents their Latino Showcase
Wednesday, April 30  -  7:30PM to 1:00AM
Big Newport | Newport Beach Theater
Movie. Please join us for the Newport Beach Film Festival's Latino Showcase, celebrating the best in film from Mexico, Chile and Brazil. Hosted by HOY ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
A Night in Havana with Josiel Perez's AC Jazz Project
Wednesday, April 30  -  8:00PM
Upstairs at Vitello's | Studio City
Music. A Night in Havana with Josiel Perez's AC Jazz Project - Upstairs at Vitello's Jazz & Supper Club! Wednesday April 30, ... ~~>

Friday, May 2

El Editor's Hot Pick
Humanitarianism, Medicine, & Anthropology in Latin America
Friday, May 2  -  8:30AM to 2:00PM
Royce Hall 314, UCLA | Los Angeles
Conference. At the Crossroads: Humanitarianism, Medicine, & Anthropology in Latin America This symposium will explore the intersection between ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Rudolfo Anaya Conference CSULA
Friday, May 2 to Saturday, May 3  -  9:00AM to 9:00PM
California State University Los Angeles, Golden Eagle Ballroom | Los Angeles
Conference. A celebration of the life and work of celebrated author Rudolfo Anaya and Chicago /Latino literature. Featured speakers include renowned Chicana ... ~~>
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ArtSail: Join Us On a Maiden Voyage
Friday, May 2 to Sunday, May 4  -  6:00PM to 2:00PM
KGB GALLERY | Los Angeles
Art. Join us on our maiden voyage – Artsail – a new experience in art buying. Created to rebel against the traditional "white box" gallery space. ... ~~>
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2014 Radisson Poolside Salsa & Lounge Bar Entertainment
Friday, May 2  -  6:30PM to 1:30AM
Radisson Hotel, Whittier, & Lounge Ultra Bar | Whittier
Music. 2014 Radisson Hotel, Whittier Under the Stars Poolside Salsa Every Friday from May 2nd thru Sept 26th With only the ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Pre-Cinco De Mayo Weekend Celebration
Friday, May 2 to Saturday, May 3  -  9:30PM to 1:30AM
Radisson Hotel-Whittier | Whittier
Performance. M&M Event Entertainment Welcomes you to come kick off your CINCO DE MAYO Weekend with The LATIN SOUL CONNECTION live ~~>

Saturday, May 3

El Editor's Hot Pick
Cinco De Mayo Festival at Olvera Street
Saturday, May 3  -  12:00PM to 6:00PM
Olvera Street Plaza | Los Angeles
Music. 84th Annual Cinco De Mayo Fiesta at Olvera Street SAT & SUN May 3-4, Festival 12pm-6pm, Celebration until 10pm KIDS ZONE ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Chaman: A Solo Exhibit by Alvaro Blancarte
Saturday, May 3  -  6:00PM
Mexican Cultural Institute Gallery | Los Angeles
Art reception. We are pleased to invite you to the opening reception of CHAMAN, a solo exhibition of Mexico's legendary artist Alvaro Blancarte on Saturday, ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Pepe Aguilar Comes to Pechanga Resort & Casino
Saturday, May 3 to Sunday, May 4  -  8:00PM to 10:00PM
Pechanga Resort & Casino | Temecula
Music. Banda superstar Pepe Aguilar comes to Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula for 2 special nights. He just released a new album ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Floricanto's 5 de Mayo in Pasadena
Saturday, May 3 to Sunday, May 4  -  8:00PM to 10:00PM
ARC Pasadena | Pasadena,
Culture. For the first time in its history, Danza Floricanto/USA will be presenting its traditional repertory in the city of Pasadena as part of the Cinco ... ~~>

Sunday, May 4

El Editor's Hot Pick
Wings for Life World Run to Find a Cure for Spinal Cord Injury
Sunday, May 4  -  3:00AM to 6:00AM
City of Santa Clarita | Santa Clarita
Outdoors. Along with more than 30 countries on six continents, the USA will host three simultaneous races as part of the 'Wings for Life World Run' ... ~~>

Wednesday, May 7

El Editor's Hot Pick
Laura Film Screening
Wednesday, May 7  -  7:30PM to 9:00PM
Melnitz Hall 1409 (UCLA James Bridges Theater) | Los Angeles
Movie. Meet Laura, a South American socialite and hoarder who lives in a closet-like apartment in New York crammed to the ceiling with bags of clothes and ... ~~>

Thursday, May 8

El Editor's Hot Pick
Not Man Apart Physical Theatre presents "Ajax in Iraq"
Thursday, May 8 to Sunday, June 1  -  8:00PM
Miles Memorial Playhouse | Santa Monica
Theatre. Many female combatants in the U.S. Armed Services are subjected to intense sexual abuse, but remain quiet. Not Man Apart Physical Theatre Ensemble ... ~~>

Friday, May 9

El Editor's Hot Pick
Friday, May 9 to Sunday, May 18  -  All day
Regal Cinema LA Live and LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes | Los Angeles
Movie. Hola Mexico Film Fest (HMFF) presented by DishLATINO & Cinelatino returns for the sixth consecutive year to Los Angeles, CA offering the best ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Wine Tasting to Benefit Pomona Valley Hospital
Friday, May 9  -  All day
Sheraton Fairplex Hotel and Conference Center in Pomona | Pomona
Community. Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center Foundation and John Solomon, noted wine expert and owner of Liquorama Fine Wines and Spirits in Upland, will ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
A "SUAVECITO" night with Richard Bean and Sapo
Friday, May 9  -  7:00PM
Arturos Cantina and Grill | Fullerton
Dancing. Here is your chance to see and hear the original singer and songwriter of the "Chicano National Anthem" SUAVECITO. Richard ... ~~>

Saturday, May 10

El Editor's Hot Pick
5th Mother's Day Celebration & Cultural Extravaganza!
Saturday, May 10 to Sunday, May 11  -  11:00AM to 8:00PM
Caballo Park Arena | Escondido
Culture. "5th Anniversary Mother's Day Celebration and Extravaganza" - Cultural and educational organization Fundraiser Charros ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Eat|See|Hear Kicks-off 2014 Movie Event Series
Saturday, May 10  -  5:30PM to 11:00PM
Santa Monica High School - Memorial Greek Amphitheatre | Santa Monica
Movie. LA's premier outdoor movie, food truck and live music event series, Eat|See|Hear, kicks off the summer with the feature film, (500) Days of Summer, ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
Santa Cecilia Orchestra's Celebration of Support
Saturday, May 10  -  7:30PM to 9:30PM
Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock | Los Angeles
Music. Each year, Santa Cecilia Orchestra's passionate supporters unite to celebrate the season with lots of fun, food, drink and music. ~~>

Thursday, May 15

El Editor's Hot Pick
Thursday, May 15 to Sunday, June 8  -  8:00PM to 10:00PM
The Los Angeles Theatre Center | Los Angeles
Theatre. World Premiere! May 15 – June 8 By Alice Tuan Directed by Laurel Ollstein Produced by The Los Angeles Theatre Center ~~>

Friday, May 16

El Editor's Hot Pick
The Music Center presents Dance Downtown: 60s Night
Friday, May 16  -  6:30PM to 10:00PM
The Music Center Plaza | Los Angeles
Dancing. The Floor is yours! Move and shake the night away under the starry skies. Beginner dance lessons, live bands/DJs, and warm nights come together ... ~~>

Saturday, May 17

El Editor's Hot Pick
Manuel Carrillo Photographs from the Bank of America Collection
Saturday, May 17 to Sunday, November 30  -  All day
Museum of Latin American Art | Long Beach
Art. This insight reveals his classical style as a modernist in search of a unified, national Mexican identity. His photographic work serves as an important ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
The 31st Annual California Strawberry Festival
Saturday, May 17 to Sunday, May 18  -  10:00AM to 6:30PM
Strawberry Meadows of College Park | Oxnard
Outdoors. Jam packed with festivities and indulgent strawberry eats, The 31st Annual California Strawberry Festival May 17 & 18 in Oxnard serves up the ... ~~>
El Editor's Hot Pick
The Red Party
Saturday, May 17  -  8:00PM to 2:00AM
The Beverly Lounge / Antigua Bar & Grill | Montebello
Dance. Vivaladisco Niteline Productions Elegant Productions Victor Valentino Cindy Bernal Don Ron Alex Lauren present..... ~~>

Sunday, May 18

El Editor's Hot Pick
Retomemos La Noche/Take Back the Night!
Sunday, May 18  -  2:00PM to 9:00PM
Mariachi Plaza | Los Angeles
El Editor's Hot Pick
Free Screening of Lifetime's Call Me Crazy
Sunday, May 18  -  6:00PM to 9:00PM
Montrose Church- Main Campus | Montrose
Community. Call Me Crazy is a Lifetime Original Movie about the challenges and triumphs of living with mental Illness. The film brings together a prolific cast, ... ~~>

Friday, May 23

El Editor's Hot Pick
FISH Benefit Arts and Music Night
Friday, May 23  -  8:00PM to 11:00PM
UCLA Ackerman Grand Ballroom | Los Angeles
Fundraiser. Fellowship for International Service and Health (F.I.S.H.) is a student-run Non-profit composed of UCLA students with a passion for promoting access ... ~~>

Saturday, May 24

El Editor's Hot Pick
Freedom Socialist Party National Convention
Saturday, May 24 to Monday, May 26  -  8:30AM to 6:00PM
AFSCME Building 36 | Los Angeles
Community. The weather may be balmy in sunny Los Angeles, but the political climate is anything but. Police are targeting immigrants, unionists, ... ~~>

Thursday, May 29

El Editor's Hot Pick
La revolución de los Alcatraces Film Screening
Thursday, May 29  -  6:00PM to 8:00PM
Royce Hall 314, UCLA | Los Angeles
Movie. Filmmaker Luciana Kaplan follows Eufrosina over the years as she attacks gender inequality and the lack of women's voting rights in her community. ... ~~>

Friday, May 30

El Editor's Hot Pick
The Music Center presents Dance #DTLA - #Cumbia Night
Friday, May 30  -  6:30PM to 10:00PM
Grand Park | Los Angeles
Dancing. The floor is yours! Move and shake the night away under the starry skies. Beginner dance lessons are provided. Dancing, live music/DJs, and warm ... ~~>

Friday, June 13

El Editor's Hot Pick
Annual Recognition Gala & Srta. Panama California 2014
Friday, June 13  -  7:00PM to 12:30AM
Monte Cristo Banquet Hall | Los Angeles
Culture. Viva Panama Organization (VPO), always proud of its Culture and always striving to share it with the multicultural population of California, annually ... ~~>

Thursday, June 26

El Editor's Hot Pick
11th Annual Latinas In Business Awards
Thursday, June 26  -  6:00PM to 10:00PM
The Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre | North Hollywood
Business. Join us as we recognize extraordinary Latinas in the categories such as Business Woman of the Year, Corporate Leader of the Year, Inspirational Leader ... ~~>

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