African, August Highlights, Aztec, Battery Park City, DANCE, Festival, Italian, Jewish, Mexican, NYC This Weekend Friday, NYC This Weekend Saturday, NYC TODAY, Outdoor, Schimmel Center, Spanish, Summer, Workshop Battery Dance Festival 2018 presents 25 Companies from 8 Countries
August, BROADWAY, September Highlights, Summer Broadway Week Summer 2018
August, Chilean, Documentary, Hudson Square, Manhattan, MOVIES ‘CIELO’ captures the heavens over Chile’s Atacama Desert
ART, August, Contemporary, Exhibition Opening, French, Italian, Jewish, Manhattan, September, Spanish, Upper East Side News, Uruguayan White | Black monochrome group show of art stars at Acquavella Galleries

¡ Get the Latin World !

“There is a rose in Black and Spanish Harlem…
…It’s growing in the street, right up through the concrete
But soft and sweet and dreaming…”
Love you Aretha

NYC Broadway Week

Brazilian Day

SummerStage

NYC Restaurant Week


Central Park Tango is a romantic way to spend a Summer Saturday evening

All ages and levels watch, dance or take an Argentine Tango lesson at the Shakespeare Statue at the south end of The Mall.
Central Park, Manhattan
Saturdays until September

Watch Barcelona open its La Liga Season with Penya FC Barcelona NYC

La Liga Season & Home opener
Deportivo Alavés
Camp Nou, Barcelona
~
Penya FC Barcelona NYC supporters club
Smithfield Hall NYC
Chelsea, Manhattan
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Battery Dance Festival 2018 presents 25 Companies from 8 Countries

African, French-Canadian, Italian, Jewish, Mexican & Spanish dance companies perform on
NYC’s living stage with the harbor and Statue of Liberty in the background.
August 11 – 18, 2018
~
FREE OUTDOOR PERFORMANCES
Sunday – Friday
August 12 – 17, 2018
~
FREE CLOSING SHOW
TICKETED VIP RECEPTION
Schimmel Center
Financial District, Manhattan
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Watch Juventus & Ronaldo start Serie A with Juventus Official Fan Club

Italian Serie A
AUGUST – MAY
Big games in December, January, April & May
~
UEFA Champions League
SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER
~
Juventus Official Fan Club Empire State Supporters Club
Football Factory at Legends
Koreatown, Manhattan
~
Chievo vs Juventus
Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi
Verona, Italy
Saturday, August 18, 2018

New York Yankees vs Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium

Yankee Stadium
Concourse, The Bronx
March – September
VS BLUE JAYS
Friday, August 17, 2018
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Roberto Clemente was the first great Latin Major League Baseball player

Born August 18, 1934 in Barrio San Antón, Carolina, Puerto Rico
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Repertorio Español is NYC’s Spanish-language Off-Broadway Theatre

300 shows a year of 15 plays selected from repertory and new productions.
(In Spanish with English titles)
Kips Bay, Manhattan
~
Catalan Spanish comedy ‘El Credito’
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Speak to your members of Congress at a local Town Hall Meeting

August/Labor Day State Work Period
May not happen this year because of a political move by the Senate leader
August 6 – September 3, 2018

NYC today is afternoon thunderstorms: 88° ~ 69°. Humidity 75%.

New York Yankees vs Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium

Yankee Stadium
Concourse, The Bronx
March – September
VS BLUE JAYS
Friday, August 17, 2018
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. at 205 Hudson Gallery

A touring show from the Getty Museum’s Latino art exhibition ‘Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA’
205 Hudson Gallery
Tribeca, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday
June 21 – August 19, 2018

‘El coronel no tiene quien le escriba’ Colombian drama at Repertorio

Based on the classic Gabriel García Márquez story about how history repeats itself.
Adapted and Directed by Jorge Alí Triana
Starring Germán Jaramillo
Repertorio Español
Kips Bay, Manhattan
CLOSING
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Watch Real Madrid vs Getafe, La Liga opener with Peña Madridista NYC

Real Madrid vs Getafe
La Liga season opener
~
Peña Madridista NYC supporters club
Playwright Irish Pub
Garment District, Manhattan
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Being: New Photography 2018 at MoMA

African, Brazilian, Italian, & Filipino artists at MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art in Midtown, Manhattan
March 18 – August 19, 2018

Speak to your members of Congress at a local Town Hall Meeting

August/Labor Day State Work Period
May not happen this year because of a political move by the Senate leader
August 6 – September 3, 2018

VolvoTango Pier 45 is an outdoor milonga with stunning river views

APRIL – NOVEMBER & warm
WEDNESDAYS & SUNDAYS
Pier 45, West Village
Summer 2018

NYC tomorrow is cloudy: 78° ~ 66°. Humidity 74%.


 

Celebrate Eid al-Adha, the Muslim Sacrifice Feast

The most important Muslim holiday.
Sundown to Sundown
Monday – Tuesday
August 20 – 21, 2018

Uruguayan Independence Day

Declaration of Independence from Brazil
August 25, 1825
Saturday, August 25, 2018

Brazilian Day New York 2018 is the biggest Brazilian festival outside Brazil

Little Brazil
46th St at Sixth Avenue
Midtown, Manhattan
Sunday, September 2, 2018

The West Indian Day Parade Caribbean Carnival is NYC’s Labor Day Parade

Eastern Parkway from Schenectady Ave to Grand Army Plaza
Crown Heights, Brooklyn
Monday, September 3, 2018

Celebrate Brazilian Independence Day

Dom Pedro I declares independence from Portugal
September 7, 1821
Friday, September 7, 2018

St. Patrick’s Cathedral ~ Our Lady Caridad del Cobre Mass (Cuba)

Argentine, Brazilian, Colombian, Cuban, Ecuadorian, Filipino, Italian, Mexican, Nicaraguan, Peruvian, Puerto Rican, Spanish and Venezuelan masses.
~
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York
Fifth Ave (between 50th/51st St)
Midtown East, Manhattan
Spanish mass, Sundays
~
Our Lady Caridad del Cobre Mass
(Patron Saint of Cuba)
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Spanish Mass

Brazilian Day


“There is nothing radical about moral clarity in 2018”

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Democratic Primary winner for New York’s 14th Congressional District

Speak to your members of Congress at a local Town Hall Meeting

August/Labor Day State Work Period
May not happen this year because of a political move by the Senate leader
August 6 – September 3, 2018

Broadway Week Summer 2018

TICKETS NOW ON SALE
SHOWS
September 3 – 16, 2018

‘Once on This Island’ at Circle in the Square, a Broadway musical about love

This Caribbean version of ‘The Little Mermaid’ wins hearts.

TONY AWARDS
“Best Musical Revival”

DRAMA DESK NOMINATION
“Outstanding Revival of a Musical”

CIRCLE IN THE SQUARE THEATRE
Times Square Theater District
Through December 31, 2018

‘Hamilton’ is the most influential Broadway show of our generation

The playwright is a Puerto Rican New Yorker.
Richard Rodgers Theatre
226 West 46th St
between Seventh & Eighth Ave
Times Square / Theater District
Dark Mondays
Open-ended run

‘El coronel no tiene quien le escriba’ Colombian drama at Repertorio

Based on the classic Gabriel García Márquez story about how history repeats itself.
Adapted and Directed by Jorge Alí Triana
Starring Germán Jaramillo
Repertorio Español
Kips Bay, Manhattan
CLOSING
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Axis Mundo: Queer Networks in Chicano L.A. at 205 Hudson Gallery

A touring show from the Getty Museum’s Latino art exhibition ‘Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA’
205 Hudson Gallery
Tribeca, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday
June 21 – August 19, 2018

Being: New Photography 2018 at MoMA

African, Brazilian, Italian, & Filipino artists at MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art in Midtown, Manhattan
March 18 – August 19, 2018

Fritz St. Jean narrates Haitian history in paint at First Street Gallery

First Street Gallery
Chelsea, Manhattan
Monday – Friday
August 13 – 29, 2018

Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa: The House at Kawinal at the New Museum

Literature, folklore, magic and childhood memories in this Guatemalan performance art installation and sculpture exhibition.
New Museum
Lower East Side, Manhattan
June 6 – September 9, 2018
Closed Mondays

‘La Frontera Encounters Along the Border’ crosses over the MAD Museum

A meditation of thoughtful jewelry inspired by the hope and pain spread along the 2,000 mile-long Mexican – American border.
Museum of Arts and Design
Midtown, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
March 1 – September 23, 2018

White | Black monochrome group show of art stars at Acquavella Galleries

Compare the aesthetics of Miquel Barceló (Spanish), Louise Bourgeois (French), Jean Dubuffet (French), Jacob El Hanani (Jewish), Manolo Millares (Spanish), Joaquín Torres-García (Uruguayan) and Americans Keith Haring, Robert Longo & Andy Warhol.
~
Acquavella Galleries
Upper East Side, Manhattan
August 13 – September 28, 2018

Luis Fonsi’s ‘Échame la Culpa’ nominated for “Best Latin” at MTV VMAs 2018

I don’t know why he’s asking. I always get blamed.
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday, August 20, 2018

Maluma’s ‘Felices los 4’ nominated for “Best Latin” at the 2018 MTV VMAs

OK. Let’s get busy. I’m in. Oh.
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday, August 20, 2018

Shakira’s ‘Chantaje’ nominated for “Best Latin” at MTV VMAs 2018

Shakira knows how to blackmail.
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday, August 20, 2018

Daddy Yankee’s ‘Dura’ nominated for “Best Latin” at the 2018 MTV VMAs

El Patron de Reggaeton plays hard. Does the life ever get old?
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday, August 20, 2018

Gerardo Contino plays Latin Grooves at The Django

Lead singer of NYC’s best Cuban dance band.
The Django
Tribeca, Manhattan
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Forro in the Dark is a Brazil Party Wednesdays at Nublu in the East Village

Nublu Classic
East Village, Manhattan
Wednesdays in August 2018

Borders separate, but also unite
Octavio Paz, Mexican poet

Battery Dance Festival 2018 presents 25 Companies from 8 Countries

African, French-Canadian, Italian, Jewish, Mexican & Spanish dance companies perform on
NYC’s living stage with the harbor and Statue of Liberty in the background.
August 11 – 18, 2018
~
FREE OUTDOOR PERFORMANCES
Sunday – Friday
August 12 – 17, 2018
~
FREE CLOSING SHOW
TICKETED VIP RECEPTION
Schimmel Center
Financial District, Manhattan
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Does my sexiness upset you?
Does it come as a surprise
That I dance like I’ve got diamonds
At the meeting of my thighs?
From Still I Rise by Maya Angelou

Central Park Tango is a romantic way to spend a Summer Saturday evening

All ages and levels watch, dance or take an Argentine Tango lesson at the Shakespeare Statue at the south end of The Mall.
Central Park, Manhattan
Saturdays until September

VolvoTango Pier 45 is an outdoor milonga with stunning river views

APRIL – NOVEMBER & warm
WEDNESDAYS & SUNDAYS
Pier 45, West Village
Summer 2018

VolvoTango LIC Landing outdoor milonga on a pier with city views

LIC Landing
Long Island City, Queens
Spring + Summer + Fall
Tuesdays
FREE

Tango La Nacional is NYC’s most traditional Argentine milonga

It’s the center of NYC’s Tango community. All of NYC’s Tango organizers dance there.
La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
Every Thursday

‘CIELO’ captures the heavens over Chile’s Atacama Desert

“Oh my God! It’s full of stars!”
Film Forum
Hudson Square (East SoHo), Manhattan
ONE WEEK ONLY
Wednesday – Tuesday
August 15 – August 21, 2018

BlacKkKlansman is Spike Lee straight to the heart of racism

The Brooklyn director is at his best in this comedy about race based on the true story of a Black cop who infiltrated the KKK.
OPENED
Friday, August 10, 2018
NOW PLAYING CITYWIDE

Venice Film Festival 2018 launches award-winning films

One of the big 3 European film festivals is known for launching films that win Academy Awards.
Lido di Venezia in Venice, Italy
August 29-September 8, 2018

NYC Wine & Food Festival 2018 (NYCWFF)

A weekend of fine wine and food prepared by over 500 world-renowned French, Italian, Jewish, Mexican & Spanish chefs and culinary TV personalities from the Food Network and Cooking Channel.
GRAND TASTING
Pier 94 Rooftop
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Saturday – Sunday
October 13 -14, 2018
DINING
Thursday – Sunday
October 11 – 14, 2018

Le Beaujolais nouveau est arrivé! ~ Beaujolais Nouveau Day

Third Thursday of November
Friday, November 16, 2018

“Play with the love of winning, not the fear of losing”

~ Juan Carlos Osorio, the Colombian coach of Mexico

Watch Barcelona open its La Liga Season with Penya FC Barcelona NYC

La Liga Season & Home opener
Deportivo Alavés
Camp Nou, Barcelona
~
Penya FC Barcelona NYC supporters club
Smithfield Hall NYC
Chelsea, Manhattan
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Watch Juventus & Ronaldo start Serie A with Juventus Official Fan Club

Italian Serie A
AUGUST – MAY
Big games in December, January, April & May
~
UEFA Champions League
SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER
~
Juventus Official Fan Club Empire State Supporters Club
Football Factory at Legends
Koreatown, Manhattan
~
Chievo vs Juventus
Stadio Marc’Antonio Bentegodi
Verona, Italy
Saturday, August 18, 2018

New York Yankees vs Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium

Yankee Stadium
Concourse, The Bronx
March – September
VS BLUE JAYS
Friday, August 17, 2018
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Roberto Clemente was the first great Latin Major League Baseball player

Born August 18, 1934 in Barrio San Antón, Carolina, Puerto Rico
Saturday, August 18, 2018

Watch Real Madrid vs Getafe, La Liga opener with Peña Madridista NYC

Real Madrid vs Getafe
La Liga season opener
~
Peña Madridista NYC supporters club
Playwright Irish Pub
Garment District, Manhattan
Sunday, August 19, 2018

~

“Nothing will work, unless you do” ~ Maya Angelou

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“We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community.” ~ Cesar Chavez

#NYCMayor  #NYPD  #NYFD

#Manhattan  #Brooklyn  #TheBronx  #Queens  #StatenIsland

“I have a dream . . .” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

#MeToo  #BlackLivesMatter

#NeverAgain (Nunca más)  #ThisIsFamily

Women’s Health (Planned Parenthood)

#ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union)

“We light the oven so that everyone may bake bread in it” ~ Jose Martí

#HelpPuertoRico  #HispanicFederation

“Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free . . .” ~ Emma Lazarus

#ImmigrationHelp

Clases de inglés gratuitas

#USConstitution

#Vote

“Gracias a la Vida” (Thank you for Life) ~ Violeta Parra


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