Til Infinity Film Screening & Q&A

November 29 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

Hip Hop documentary about the 1993 Souls of Mischief album “93 Til Infinity”. It features a number of different rappers including Del tha Funk y Homosapien, Talib Kweli, Shock G, and E40.


$9 Adv, Stu, Sr
$12 Door


Salsa Dura

November 30 @ 9:00 pm – 12:00 am

Starting August 31st, Josh Jones and the La Peña Salsa Orchestra will perform songs from your favorite salsa artists including Eddie Palmieri, Beny Moré, the Spanish Harlem Orchestra, El Canario, Celia Cruz and many more. The evening will start with a salsa dance class at 8pm followed by live music from 9-11pm.


Donations Encouraged

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Young People’s Mic

December 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Young People’s Mic is every first Thursday of the month. We support giving kid’s of all ages a safe space to express themselves and have fun! Come bring your family, listen to kid’s performing original dances, musical performances, stand-up comedy, or singing karaoke to the tunes of their favorite artists.


Donations Encouraged


EcoViva’s Holiday Party!

December 4 @ 8:00 pm9:30 pm

Meet up with old friends and make some new ones while enjoying delicious Salvadoran food, music, dancing, and a short program that will highlight EcoViva’s partners’ work of building climate resilient communities in Central America.


Donations Encouraged 


Namorados da Lua – Featuring Cuicani

December 4 @ 8:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Namorados Da Lua – translated from Portuguese as “Moon Lovers” – is the newest Brazilian band to hit the Bay Area. The band unites Brazilian and North American musicians with a common love of creating positive music with a message.


 $8 Adv/Stu/Sr
$10 Door


Immigrant Stories: Personal Stories Honoring The Immigrant Experience

December 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The evening performance is dedicated to honoring the experience of immigrants, and celebrating our commonality as a nation of immigrants, whether we arrived by choice or by force.


Sliding scale $18-$25

Lounge Rumba

Lounge Rumba (Every 1st and 3rd Sunday)

The Sunday Lounge Rumba has been going on at La Peña for the past 12 years and we want to see it continue. We highly encourage participants to donate to ensure that we keep this community participatory event alive!

December 5 @ 8:00 pm


LGBT Sanctuary Project Fundraiser

December 6 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm

Join us for the annual fundraiser of the LGBT Sanctuary Project.  We are a non-profit peer support and community building program for LGBT immigrants and asylum seekers from Latin America, with a focus on personal and collective healing from violence and discrimination.  Performers include Melanie DeMore, Kate Targan, and Ramon Villagomez.  Raffle and live music!  Wine and light snacks provided.


 $22 adv/stu/sen
$25 at door


Bay Area Skeptics

December 10 @ 7:30 pm9:00 pm

Bay Area Skeptics was founded in June 1982 as the first “local interest group” inspired by the Center for Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal (CSICOP), now known as the Center for Scientific Inquiry (CSI). Although they have overlapping interests with CSI, BAS is independent of all other groups.


Donations Encouraged