Art + Soul street party coming to town this weekend
If you are coming into downtown Oakland this weekend for work or play, you should be aware that the city’s 13th annual Art + Soul street party will affect traffic, pedestrian access and parking availability.
The festival takes place Saturday, Aug. 3, from 12 to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 4, from 12 to 6 p.m. and will feature music and dance acts on four different stages as well as food, art and activities for kids.
The affected area stretches south to north from 11th to 16th streets and west to east from Martin Luther King Jr. Way to Broadway. Go to the festival website for more details and a map of the layout, sound stages and entrances.