Jack London Square Art and Wine Festival to draw crowds Saturday
Festival and “Second Saturday” bring artists, vintners, crafters and musicians together
Oakland, Calif. – May 10, 2019: Jack London Square officials expect large crowds tomorrow for an Art and Wine Festival from noon to 5 p.m. The event celebrates local artists and showcases more than 20 Northern California wineries. Live music will be a part of the festivities including a performance by local soul and funk party band Pride & Joy from 2 to 4 p.m.
The Art and Wine Festival coincides with Second Saturday, a regular open-air market at Jack London Square. Second Saturday features up to 60 vendors offering jewelry, clothing and unique items. There is no admission fee for this event. There’ll be kids’ activities, live entertainment and a variety of food options from local vendors and Oakland eateries.
Tasting tickets at the Art and Wine Festival are available on Eventbrite. A portion of the ticket proceeds will benefit a non-profit.
There are more than 55 free public events at Jack London Square. Go here to see more at the Oakland waterfront.
Transportation options to the Square include the Alameda/SF Bay Ferry, Amtrak, biking, walking and driving. For detailed directions to the Oakland waterfront, please go here.
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The Port of Oakland oversees the Oakland Seaport, Oakland International Airport, and nearly 20 miles of waterfront including Jack London Square. The Port's 5-year strategic plan - Growth with Care - pairs business expansion with community benefits, envisioning more jobs and economic stimulus as the Port grows. Together with its business partners, the Port supports more than 84,000 jobs in the region. Connect with the Port of Oakland and Oakland International Airport through Facebook, or with the Port on Twitter, YouTube, and at www.portofoakland.com.
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