The “Taste of Oakland Fest,” organized by the Youth Aid Non Profit and in collaboration with Oakland Parks, Recreation and Youth Development will showcase the Bay Area’s unique independence, culture and innovative spirit featuring music, technology, and food on Saturday, May 13, noon to 6 p.m. at Oakland’s historic Dunsmuir House.
Nestled in the Oakland Hills, Dunsmuir House will come alive with music and activities for all ages. Attendees will dance to a line-up of up and coming independent artists, plus special performances by Martin Luther, Los Rakas, Nahuel Bronzini – The String Quartet Experience, The Jamming Nachos, The JAXS, UMC and Oakland’s own Tony! Toni! Tone!
Youth Development is the brainchild of D’Wayne Wiggins, Oakland native, Grammy award-winning R&B artist, music producer and founding member of Tony! Toni! Toné!
Children and young adults will be entertained with variety of activities, notably the Tech Playground, a hands-on experience of emerging technologies featuring virtual reality, drones, hoverboards, wearable tech, robotic, IoT and 3D printing experiences.
The Taste of Oakland will take place at the Dunsmuir House, 2960 Peralta Oaks Ct. in Oakland. Early bird general admission is $25 and $10 for children.
For tickets go to www.eventbrite.com/e/taste-of-oakland-fest-music-technology-food-tickets-32244018728