Hot days and warm summer evenings are upon us and it’s time to round up family, friends, and neighbors; pack picnics with yummy nibbles; spread out blankets and listen to free concerts around the East Bay. Here’s a guide to musical happenings in some of our favorite East Bay parks and gathering spots. All are family friendly and won’t cost a penny to attend.
Alameda Summer Beats at South Shore Center
5:00 to 7:00 in the evening, on July 27.
UC Berkeley Hertz Hall Summer Symphony
8:00 to 11:00 in the evening, July 26, 27 and August 9, 10.
Berkeley Civic Center Park
Noon to 3:00 in the afternoon on July 27.
Berkeley Ohlone Park
Noon to 5:00 in the afternoon on August 10.
Moraga Commons Park
6:30-8:30 in the evening on July 25, August 1 and August 8.
Art & Soul Festival Oakland
Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
Noon to 6:00 in the evening, July 27.
Orinda Community Park
6:30-8:30 in the evening on July 23, 28, and 30 as well as August 6 and 13.
Walnut Creek Lesher Center Outdoor Plaza
5:30-7:00 in the evening on July 25 and August 1.
There is much fun to be had. Kicking up your feet is optional! And if you’re looking for a home in one of these vibrant cities, we’re happy to help your housing dreams come true.