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Frida & Diego SF Wedding Anniversary: Marriage Certificate Purchase Party | City Hall
Submitted by the Event Organizer
The Art World’s Grand Couple reunited after a very public divorce. Frida forgave Diego and wanted him back. She flew to San Francisco from Mexico City to become Diego’s wife for the second time. On Diego’s birthday, December 8th 1940, Frida and Diego were rejoined by a judge in SF City Hall.
Fiestas Fridas, Cine+Mas SF and The Mexican Museum are collaborating to celebrate a significant part of Latino, San Francisco and Art World History. Come to any of these events dressed as Frido, Frida or Diego and receive a complimentary Fiestas Fridas poster featuring artwork by Heather Calderon. Vendors will be on site featuring FRIDArte for your holiday shopping.
Frida & Diego: 75th Anniversary of the Second Wedding Festivities
Tuesday December 8th
9 to 5 pm: Purchase an official copy of the marriage certificate signed by Frida and Diego in 1940.
– San Francisco City Hall, 1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Place.
– Cost: $15 marriage license copy request city fee and identification required. One copy per person.
It is printed on official City Paper (really colorful), embossed with the city’s raised seal and will be stamped December 8th 2015, exactly 75 years later. Ask for the Recorders office. Fiestas Fridas and the Mexican Museum will be on site to assist in filling out the paperwork (9 to 2). All ages welcome.
3-4 pm: A docent led tour of the Pan American Unity Mural by Diego Rivera.
– City College of San Francisco, Diego Rivera Theater, 50 Phelan Avenue.
– Cost: Free tour, but limited to 50 people. The first 50 people in line by 2:45 pm will get the tour.
If you come to the Mural tour dressed as Frida or Diego, we are going to be allowed to take Selfies in front of the mural…let’s see how many Fridas we can get taking Selfies in front of Diego’s Mural. All ages welcome.
Wednesday, December 9th
8-11 pm: A night of live Salsa with Susanna y su Orquesta Adelante and DJ Chili D,
– The Café, 2369 Market St, SF
– Cost: $7 cover with a portion of the proceeds going to the SF Frida Kahlo Festival in July and the Mexican Museum.
There will be 2 for 1 drink specials. 21 and up only.
Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.
*$15 marriage license copy request city fee and identification required. One copy per person.
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