Now through September 6, 2005 Media Contacts:
Coats Public Relations
City of Oakland
Labor Day weekend:
September 3-5, 2005
City of Oakland’s 5th Annual Art & Soul Festival
11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Frank H. Ogawa Plaza/City Center/14th & Broadway, downtown Oakland
Admission Fee: $5; children 12 and under free.
City of Oakland’s 5TH ANNUAL ART & SOUL FESTIVAL
The Bay Area’s best new festival returns! Three big days of live rock, blues, jazz, gospel and more on four concert stages. Fifth anniversary festival blends exciting national and local acts with extraordinary cultural diversity in art, poetry, music and food. Stroll through eclectic artisan booths. Sample delicious, exotic foods. Children of all ages revel in the festive Family Fun Zone. Listen to readings by acclaimed authors. Admission: $5 per day; children 12 and under free. www.artandsouloakland.com or (510) 444-CITY.
# # #
Editor’s Note: This is an initial calendar listing. A more detailed release with headliners and other event details will be issued later.