Looking for a fun weekend of live music, art and food? Head to downtown Oakland for the 10th Art & Soul Festival on Saturday, August 21 and Sunday, August 22.
Art & Soul features Oakland legend MC Hammer, Tony! Toni! Tone!, En Vogue, Lenny Williams of Tower of Power, Sheila E and her father Pete Escovedo and the Kev Choice Ensemble and the Mo' Rocking Project. Although there is no Hip Hop stage, there will be a gospel stage.
Admission is $15 for adults; $8 for seniors (65+) & youth (13-17); and FREE for children 12 and under. Downtown Oakland is accessible by downtown BART Stations at 12th Street and 19th Street and most downtown Oakland AC Transit bus lines. More information at www.artandsouloakland.com.
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 Rasheed Shabazz