Oakland Art & Soul Festival

Art and Soul Festival Shiela ENamed Best Music Fes­tival by the East Bay Express, and fea­turing the Oak­town Throw­down BBQ Competition.

Two sen­sa­tional days of music, food, fun and art in down­town Oak­land. Sat­urday and Sunday, August 1st and 2nd from 12 noon to 6 PM. Read more…

Berkeley Kite Festival is Today and Tomorrow!

Berkeley Kite FestivalGo Fly a Kite!

It’s not just for kids any­more. Bring the family, your par­ents, loved ones and your spirit of adven­ture (plus some sun­screen), and expe­ri­ence the excite­ment and artistry of modern kite flying!

Schedule
Kite making: 11 AM to 1 PM
Candy Drops: 2:30 PM Read more…

Gilroy Garlic Festival—Next Weekend

Gilroy Garlic FestivalGreat gar­licky food, live cooking com­pe­ti­tions, and loads of fun!

The heart of the Garlic Fes­tival is Gourmet Alley, the gigantic out­door kitchen where the world-​​famous Pyro Chefs put on a spec­tac­ular flame-​​up show while preparing garlic-​​laced cala­mari and scampi in huge iron skil­lets. Read more…

Piedmont Grocery Proudly Supports Jazz at the Chimes

MimivFox Jazz GuiitarFea­turing Jazz Gui­tarist Mimi Fox in a Rare Solo Performance.

Inter­na­tion­ally renowned guitarist/​composer/​recording artist Mimi Fox has been named a winner in 6 con­sec­u­tive Down­beat Mag­a­zine polls, and is rec­og­nized as one of the most elo­quent jazz gui­tarists on today’s scene. Read more…