Oakland’s First Fridays, Where Artisans, Galleries, Street Vendors Collide


Located on Telegraph Avenue from 17th Street to 27th Street, Oakland California’s FIRST FRIDAYS is a festival that features Oakland’s own artisans, galleries, pop-up venues, street vendors, food vendors, and entertainment.

Think of it as an immersive art and community experience that gathers Galleries, Artists Collectives, Street Artists, Culinary Artisans, Local Artisans, Performers, Musicians, Dancers, Painters, DJ’s and Poets.

Every month, up to 20,000 people from around the Bay Area come to experience a variety of art, food, music and the electricity of Oakland’s most creative talent.