Veterans Day

This U.S. national holiday honors those who serve in the U.S. Armed Forces

Veterans Day

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
This U.S. holiday on the anniversary of the end of World War I (1918), honors those who serve in the U.S. military

Veterans Day Parade 2019

Monday, November 11, 2019
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ New York City’s Veterans Day Parade celebrates the Veterans Day centennial on Fifth Avenue. The Parade celebrates peace.


~
Latin things to do in NYC on Veterans Day

Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks play New Orleans Jazz at Iguana

Mondays & Tuesdays
TIMES SQUARE, NYC ~ Live music by New York’s specialist in early New Orleans jazz

Radio City Rockettes Christmas Spectacular

Daily, Nov 8, 2019-Jan 5, 2020
Radio City Music Hall
MIDTOWN, NYC
One of New York City’s beloved Christmas holiday shows has something for everyone

Arturo O’Farrill Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra

Sundays
Birdland
HELL’S KITCHEN, NYC
Cuban jazz by this multiple Grammy-winning band continues a Sunday night tradition started by Chico O’Farrill in 1997

El Destino

Sundays
Solas
EAST VILLAGE, NYC
Dance Argentine tango with NYC’s best dancers in an intimate room with one of NYC’s top tango DJs

Tango La Nacional

Thursdays
La Nacional
CHELSEA, NYC
Dance Argentine tango at NYC’s most traditional milonga (tango party)

An Emphasis on Resistance

Wednesday-Sunday
October 30, 2019-Feb 2, 2020
El Museo del Barrio
EAST HARLEM, NYC
2019 commissions from the Foundation that holds the world’s leading collection of modern and contemporary Latin American art

Mexico is Mexico: Contemporary Mexican Design

Tuesday-Saturday
Oct 24, 2019 – Feb 8, 2020
Henrique Faria Fine Art
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC
A century after the first exposition of Mexican folk art, contemporary design objects continue to show the diversity and unity of contemporary Mexican culture

Socrates Annual

Daily
Oct 5, 2019 – Mar 8, 2020
Socrates Sculpture Park
ASTORIA, Queens
The annual exhibition of work by emerging artists created during the park’s summer residency

Fall

Tuesday, September 22, 2020
September, October, November
The Fall months remind us that life is ephemeral

Carlos Fuentes

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
PANAMA CITY, Panama
Mexico’s most celebrated novelist, author of “The Death of Artemio Cruz” (1962), “Terra Nostra” (1975), and “The Old Gringo” (1985) was born on November 11, 1928

Pain and Glory (Dolor y Gloria)

Opened Fri, October 4, 2019
Angelika and Landmark 57
GREENWICH VILLAGE & HELL’S KITCHEN, NYC
Antonio Banderas won Best Actor at Cannes starring in Pedro Almodóvar’s loosely autobiographical triptych about the life of an aging movie director. Penélope Cruz plays the young filmmaker’s mom.

Crown of the Andes

Daily
Metropolitan Museum of Art
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC
The biggest gem on this Marian crown from Popayán, Colombia is the Atahualpa Emerald which belonged to the last Inca emperor