Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera Love Procession & Art Exhibition Starts December 7

On December 8th 1940 in a San Francisco City Hall court room Frida Kahlo married Diego Rivera for the second time. After the nuptials, Diego returned to his painting and Frida, being of ill health, returned to her room at the Hamilton Hotel…they never celebrated their re-union!

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Join Fiestas Fridas San Francisco, Cine+Mas SF, Pig and Pie and La Calle 24 as we celebrate:

The 74th Anniversary of the Second Wedding Love Procession and FRIDArte Exhibit Show Opening

Sunday December 7th from 3 to 6 pm

Love Procession

3:00 pm Meet at 24th street Bart Station Plaza.

3:30 pm The Procession begins down 24th street heading to Pig & Pie.

What to Wear to a Frida and Diego Love procession?
*Flowers in your hair
*Overalls with paint
*Traditional Mexican clothing
*Bridesmaid’s dresses
*Since we’re redoing a celebration from 1940, feel free to come in your best 1940’s duds…maybe even a zoot suit!
*Comfortable shoes, although the walk is only a few blocks.

What to Bring to a love procession?
*Any kind of noise makers: rattles, drums, harmonicas, etc.
*Lots of Bubbles
*Umbrellas in case of rain

FRIDArte Exhibit and Art Opening

4 pm- 6pm Pig & Pie (Discolandia) 2962 24th Street

Featuring FRIDArte by

Eyauuk
Ana Bick
Gaby Rico
Ruby Avila
Jessie Marie
Alana Flores
Phoenix Rose
Laura Salazar
Monica Ramirez Art
Caitlin Woodstock
Hanne-Lori Eggeman
Debanjana Bhattacharjee

and YOU in a community pARTicipation work by
Diego Guttierez Monterubio

This community event is free, donations are welcome but not necessary.

For more information please like our facebook page or email fiestasfridasexhibits@gmail.com

Que viva la Frida!
Que viva el amor!
Que viva el arte!

El 8 de diciembre de 1940 en una sala de tribunal de la alcaldia de San Francisco, Frida Kahlo se caso con Diego Rivera por segunda vez. Después de la boda , Diego volvió a sus murales y Frida, por estar de mal salud, regresó a su habitación en el Hotel Hamilton. Nunca celebraron su re-union.

Unanse con Fiestas Fridas San Francisco , Cine + Mas SF , Pig & Pie y La Calle 24 en la celebracion del 74º aniversario de la segunda boda con una procesión de amor y una exposicion de FRIDArte.

Domingo 07 de diciembre del 15:00 a 18:00

Procesión de Amor
15:00 Encuentro en la Plaza de Bart en la calle 24
15:30 La procesión comienza bajando la calle 24 con dirección a Pig & Pie.

Qué ponerse para una procession de amor?
* Flores en su pelo
* Guardapolvos/Overalles con pintura
* Ropa tradicional mexicana
* Vestidos de dama de honor
* Ya que estamos haciendo de nuevo una celebración de 1940, no duden en venir vestidos de ropa de 1940…tal vez incluso un traje Zoot!
* Zapatos cómodos , aunque el paseo es de pocas cuadras.

Lo que debe traer a una procesión de amor?
* Cualquier tipo de fabricantes de ruido: sonajeros, tambores, armónicas, maracas, etc.
* Muchas burbujas
* Paraguas en caso de lluvia

FRIDArte exposicion y Apertura de Arte 16:00 a 18:00

16:00 a 18:00 pm- Pig & Pie ( Discolandia ) 2962 calle 24

Con FRIDArte por
Eyauuk
Ana Bick
Gaby Rico
Rubí Ávila
Jessie Marie
Alana Flores
Phoenix Rose
Laura Salazar
Mónica Ramírez
Caitlin Woodstock
Hanne – Lori Eggeman
Debanjana Bhattacharjee

y tú en una obra de participación comunitaria por
Diego Gutiérrez Monterubio

Para obtener más información, visiten nuestra página de facebook o por correo electrónico fiestasfridasexhibits@gmail.com

Que viva la Frida
Que viva el amor
Que viva el arte
Que viva Mexico

Celebrating Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera – December 8- Mission Cultural Center

Frida-Kahlo-Diego-Rivera-19Fiestas Fridas San Francisco celebrates Frida Kahlo’s affection and connection to San Francisco.  Frida and Diego Rivera  were married- the second time-  in San Francisco on December 8, 1940.  December 8th is also Diego Rivera’s birthday.

Join us on December 8th  for A Holiday Bazaar with (He)ART, Frida y mas!

Support local Artisans and Vendors. Find unique one-of-a-kind items for holiday gift giving, find a special treat for yourself or just show up dressed like Frida!

If you missed our Frida event in July, here’s your chance to attend our fiesta and mercadito for all ages!

December 8th is not only the anniversary of Diego and Frida’s second wedding, its also Diego’s Birthday–two good reasons for a FIESTA!

*DJ Rosa la Rumorosa dropping Latin House, Salsa and other Boogey Beats
*Face painting by Jennifer de Robles
*Arts & Crafts table sponsored by Do.Art Galleria
*Featured Vendors: Martha A. Rodriguez / Estudio Martita, Jasmin Aguirre-Rendon, Laura L Salazar, Martina Ayala (Totomoxtle dolls), Maria Pinedo (Maya Ortiz ceramics), Francisco Franco, Spring Blacgurlzink Opara, Lupita Medina-Miranda, De Lourdes DesignsCasa De Chocolates y mas.
*Gelato provided by La Copa Loca
*Food and Beverages

We will screen the short film entitled “$#!T HAPPENS: an homage to Frida Kahlo” by Lisa Cabellut. An extraordinary work of massive proportions that evokes Frida’s bout with pain and her daily dance with death. Showing all day.

$10 Donation – includes entry to the celebration of the 73rd Anniversary of the Second Wedding of Diego and Frida where we will have singer Adriana Marrero singing, swing music, and Latin Jazz.

***All ages welcome*** children 12 and under free