Join Mayor Schaaf and the City of Oakland for Celebrate Oakland Arts, a fun-filled community event for the entire family on Saturday, January 12 at the Malonga Center in downtown Oakland. This free event is part of Oakland’s 2019 Inaugural Celebrations. Enjoy live music, SambaFunk! Parade with the Mayor @ 2pm, dance and spoken word showcase, community mural painting, circus stage, arts & crafts, Stomper from the Oakland A’s, interactive fun with the Golden State Warriors, plus food trucks, Oakland beer and wine, and much more!
Live music on two stages: Destiny Muhammad Trio, SambaFunk!
Dance showcase: Dance-A-Vision, Diamano Coura, Axis Dance Company
Spoken word program with Oakland Youth Poet Laureate, others
Community mural painting with Attitudinal Healing Center / ArtEsteem ArtMobile
Kinetic Arts Center Circus Stage
Interactive Family Fun
Arts + crafts with Studio One and Pollinator Posse
Games, prize wheel with Golden State Warriors
Family fun with the Oakland Athletics
Storybook activities with Children’s Fairyland
Food & Libations
Food Trucks • Oakland Beer + Wine (for purchase)
Sampling of locally-made goodies – hosted by Oakland Grown
Parking + Transportation
Park on 14th, Harrison, other surrounding streets, or take BART to the 12th Street City Center Station (4 block walk east on 14th Street to the Malonga).
Note to Alice Street Residents
Alice Street from 14th Street to 17th Street will be closed to thru vehicle traffic for the event. Alice Street residents and their vehicles will have access to their driveways.
Free family fun!
More Information contact: https://www.celebrateoakland.com/oakland-arts