Sat-Sun, July 29-30, 10am-6pm both days
Enjoy the summer sun at one of Alameda's biggest and best events! The 33rd Annual Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire features over 250 art & craft vendors, mouth-watering festival foods, local craft beer and wine; live music on three stages; and a special kids' area. Festival-goers will enjoy a stroll in Alameda's historic downtown district where unique shops, restaurants, and services will also be offering event specials throughout the weekend.
The 33rd Annual Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire is fun for everyone and it's free to attend.
Over 250 arts and craft booths will be displaying and selling fanciful items ranging from ceramics and metal art to paintings, photography, wood crafts, toys, handbags, clothing, jewelry, and more.
Bay Area favorites will be playing classic rock, bluegrass, funk, jazz, and soul on three stages. Featured bands include some of the most popular tribute bands: Rag Tag Allstars, Joyride, Fog City Swampers, Natural Wonder, Long Train Running, and Zebop.
New this year! A lively "Salsa Stage" presented by Habanas Cuban Cuisine will be set up at the corner of Park Street and Webb Ave.
An area for kids and their families has been created with bounce houses, games, carnival rides, face painting, and that wacky attraction... Waterballerz!
Festival food favorites will be available for purchase including Lockeford Sausage, corndogs, gyros, roasted corn, BBQ oysters, curly fries, funnel cakes, and tasty Creme Brulee and Beignets.
For the 21+ crowd, there will be multiple beverage booths serving local craft beers by Alameda Island Brewing Company and premium wines by Alameda's Rock Wall Wine Company.
Free, secure bike parking will be provided on Park Street. There couldn't be a better way to experience the festival than after a pleasant ride along the charming streets of Alameda!
Come see what's new at the Art & Wine Faire and stay to enjoy all that Downtown Alameda has to offer!