The Centro’s mission is to create, preserve, promote and educate about Chicano, Mexicano, Latino and Indigenous art and culture.
San Diego’s Centro Cultural de la Raza was founded in 1970 as a Chicano Community Cultural Center and functions as an alternative space that encourages and facilitates artistic growth and cultural interchange in the San Diego/Tijuana region. The Centro provides classes and features a dynamic interdisciplinary schedule of events which includes exhibits, musical performances, installation art, readings, receptions, Azteca dance, Teatro Chican@, Ballet Folklorico, film screenings and other events. We welcome you to visit the Centro and invite you to participate in the exciting programs we have planned. Find out more here.
Current & Upcoming Exhibitions
Saturday, January 7
Join Centro Cultural de la Raza Saturday, Jan. 7th at 6 p.m. for opening event of Enerozapastista. The event marks the 19th anniversary of the birth of the Zapatista movement in Chiapas and 19 Years of solidarity y concencia colectiva in San Diego, Kumeeay Territory. The focus the event is to promote the Zapatista philosophy of respect, dignity and self-sufficiency. The event is organized by the Enero Zapatista Coordinating committee.
Tianguis de la Raza
Every Third Sunday 12-5pm
Visit Centro Cultural de la Raza
2004 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101
Friday 12–4 p.m.
Saturday 12–4 p.m.
Sunday 12–4 p.m.
2004 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101