TemescalStreetFair - Festival Highlights
Highlights from the 2016 Temescal Street Fair!

On Sunday June 12, Oakland’s beloved Temescal neighborhood welcomed thousands from all over the East Bay to experience neighborhood culture at our 13th Annual Temescal Street Fair. Mark your calendars now for a fun-filled day celebrating Temescal’s many businesses, merchants and bustling vibe. Our free, family-friendly festivities run from noon until 6:00 pm along a walkable, bike-able stretch of Telegraph Avenue from 41st to 51st streets in North Oakland. Presented by the Temescal Telegraph Business Improvement District. Free admission. 

2016 Festival Highlights
(Be sure to check back regularly for updates)

Hot local bands on multiple stages
Lowrider/Custom Bike Showcase
Circus Stage 
presented by Oakland’s Kinetic Arts Center
150 booths featuring handmade art and crafts
Tons of fun for the kids
… much more!

Temescal Brewing Stage - 41st & Telegraph  -  Featuring an all Oakland lineup!

12:45 – 1:45 - Kim Lembo (Blues guitarist)  www.kimlembomusic.com

2:15 – 3:15 - John Brothers Piano Company (Early Jazz, Bebop, Swing) www.johnbrothers.net

3:30 – 4:30 - Jesse Strickman (Indie Folk/Rock singer-songwriter) www.willowsteps.com

5:00 – 6:00 - Zeal Levin (Funk/Rock guitarist) www.zeallevin.com

Stage Sponsored by:    Come celebrate the grand opening of Temescal’s first brewery and beer garden!
51Oakland Stage at 51st & Telegraph

12:45 - 1:30 - Fredreick Douglass Youth Ensemble of the Oakland Public Conservatory of Music

1:45 - 2:15 - Oakland Future Trio

2:30-3:15 - The Influence

3:20 - Lyrik Lazard

3:25 - Victoria Smith

3:30 - Dezeree Riley

3:35 - Ashanti Johnson

3:45 – 4:30 - 4 Minds One Groove

4:45 - 5:45 - Sisters Keeper Band

Stage sponsored by:  
57th Street Gallery Jazz Stage at the McDonald's Parking Lot on Telegraph between 45th & 46th 

 Noon - 6:00 p.m. 57th Street Jazz All Stars featuring local jazz greats:
Calvin Keys
Leon Joyce
Art Maxwell
Eric von Buchau
Patrick Le Garde
Haziki Robertson 
Emcee: Lady Sunshine
Produced by local jazz historian Floyd Pellom

The Flying Studios Stage 

12:00-1:00 Teeny Tots Yoga

1:00-2:00 Kuckaw!

2:00-2:30 Flying Studios Presents: Yeni Lucero-Rivera & Momo LeBeau and Bodywerk Dance Company 

2:30-3:00 The Beta Waves

3:00-3:30 E.Live

3:30-4:00 Flying Studios Presents: Yeni Lucero-Rivera & Momo LeBeau and Bodywerk Dance Company 

4:00-4:30 The Beta Waves

4:30-5:30 Amethyst Starr feat. members of the California Honeydrops

Enjoy great festival food and drink at these popular Temescal establishments!

La Calaca Loca                                               Cholita Linda
Lanesplitter Pizza & Pub                            The Avenue
Temescal Brewing - live music

Also, scores of food and drink booths including these Temescal favorites!

Pyeongchang Tofu House                           Tara's Organic Ice Cream
Italian American Federation Club             Curbside Creamery
Temescal Telegraph Business Improvement District

Free, Easy to Get to and Fun for All! 
Admission to Temescal Street Fair is free to the public, made possible through our generous sponsors. Getting to and from the festival is fast and easy via car, bicycle, and public transportation.

The MacArthur BART Station is located just three blocks from the 42nd Street entrance to the street fair. Monitored bike parking will be provided at Telegraph & 42nd Street. Please bring your own bike lock.

For complete public transit info: 511.org

For a street fair map, visit the Maps & Directions page on this website.

Welcome to the 13th Annual Temescal Street Fair, our free celebration of neighborhood culture.  Join a diverse gathering of more than 15,000 people from all over Oakland and the East Bay bringing an authentic vibe and love of community.  Our family-friendly, eco-minded fair features global eats; local and regional artists on multiple stages; Kinetic Arts Center Circus stage; 150 booths teeming with handmade art and crafts; and much more!