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Getting to the Event

Join us on San Pablo Ave.
for this neighborhood event!
Neighborhood parking is limited. Walk, ride, bus (ACTransit lines 72 and 72M), or rideshare to the event.

Food & Drink

Sampling:
  • Tony’s Fine Foods/Columbus Craft Meats
  • Community Foods Market
  • PaPa's Bean Pies

  • Sales:
  • Community Foods Market (inside store, deli & cafe)
  • Javi’s Cooking - Argentinian empanadas
  • Sol Gate: Stories Of West Oakland

    Located 3015 Myrtle, just past the Art Wall

    11:30

    Sol Gate Studios - doors open

    11:45

    Welcome (Kim Hess)

    11:50

    Vocal performance (Napata Mero)

    12:00

    Liam O’Donoghue, East Bay Yesterday – Lew Hing: The King of Oakland’s Canning Industry

    12:30

    Town Folk videos (Scott La Rockwell)

    12:45

    Town Folk project overview, introduction, & discussion

    (Scott La Rockwell moderates)

    1:30

    Town Folk videos

    1:45

    Neighborhood resident discussion (Carol Wyatt moderates)

    2:15

    Empty Chair | Community Storytelling

    3:00

    Napata Mero vocals – Sol Gate Studios closes

     

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    Outdoor Stage Program

    11:15
    Catch the Vibe Ensemble

    Oakland Public Conservatory of Music 

    12:30
    Community Foods Market Grand Welcoming

    Hosted by Brahm Ahmadi, CEO and Co-Founder

    1:15
    Caravan of All Stars 

    West Coast Blues Society

    2:15
    Capoeira with Axé Oakland

    2:45
    Jonah Melvon

    Oakland activist, conscious hip hop/r&b artist

    Fun activities

    Pollinator Posse

    Crochet Jam

    Axé Oakland yoga brings capoeira excitement to the party at 2:15

    Oakland A’s Interactive Zone

    Stories of West Oakland - talk history at Sol Gate Studios

    ArtEsteem ArtMobile Community Mural Painting with Attitudinal Healing Connection

    Front Porch Cafe Program

    12:00-12:30

    CLEAN

    12:30-12:40

    Zouhair Mussa

    12:40-1:10

    Marcos Rodrigues

    1:15-2:00

    Kaia Stuart

    2:00-2:15

    Eleanor Wikstrom

    2:15-3:00

    Tay of Tay & the Janglahdahs

    3:00-4:00

    MJoy

    Community Resource Fair Participants

    • 18 Reasons
    • ACCFB - Alameda County Community Food Bank
    • Advocates for Health
    • Aging and Adult Services- City of Oakland
    • Alameda County Diabetes Education
    • Alameda County Nutrition Services
    • Alameda County Transportation Commission
    • East Bay Housing Organization
    • EBALDC - East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation
    • Ecology Center
    • Ethnic Health Institute/Samuel Merritt College
    • Fresh Approach
    • Fresh Works
    • Green Stampede
    • Head Start- City of Oakland
    • Heart 2 Heart
    • Hoover/Foster Library Project
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Lifelong Medical Center
    • Northern California Community Loan Fund
    • OAKdot
    • SAHA Homes
    • SPARC - San Pablo Area Revitalization Collaborative
    • St. Mary’s Senior Center
    • West Oakland Health Council
    • West Oakland Youth Center