Downtown Alameda Business Association - Art & Wine Faire
ART & WINE FAIRE
Downtown Alameda 2017
Downtown Alameda Business Associaton
2447 Santa Clara Ave., #302
Alameda, CA 94501
 
(510) 523-1392
 
office @ downtownalameda.com
Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire
Fun for the Whole Family!
Art & Crafts • Festival Food • Craft Beer, Wine, Mimosas • Two Music Stages
Kids' Area • Bounce House • Waterballerz

Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire

Enjoy the summer sun at one of the biggest and best events in Alameda!
Stroll through the Park Street Business District during this popular event and check out the variety of

arts and crafts booths, food and beverage vendors, live music, as well as a special kids' zone. 

Come to see what's new at the fair and stay to enjoy some of your favorite restaurants and shops in the downtown district.

The Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire is located on Park Street, between Encinal Ave and Buena Vista Ave.

Driving Directions

Public Transit Planner 
AC Transit 20 connects from Fruitvale BART

Free, Secure Bicycle Parking
New larger location! Vietnam House parking lot located at 1527 Park Street.

Call (510) 523-1392 or email events@downtownalameda.com for more information.

Interested in being a vendor or performer at our street fairs? Click Here

For the latest updates, become a fan of Downtown Alameda's Art & Wine Faire Facebook Page.

 

Alameda is a smoke-free city. Smoking is prohibited in all public spaces within the commercial district.

 

Enjoy the summer sun at one of the biggest and best events of the year! The Downtown Alameda 33rd Annual Art & Wine Faire features over 300 arts, crafts, and food vendors; local wines and regional beers; live music on two stages; and a special kids’ area. This year’s street fair will be held the weekend of July 29 and July 30. Hours run from 10:00am to 6:00pm both days.

Voted “Best Event in Alameda” by Alameda Magazine readers, there is sure to be something for the entire family. Festival-goers can also enjoy a stroll along Alameda’s vibrant and historic commercial district where unique shops and restaurants will be offering event specials throughout the weekend.

The Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire is fun for everyone!

Arts & Crafts… Stroll among the 250 arts and craft booths with items ranging from ceramics and metal art to paintings, photography, wood crafts, toys, handbags, clothing, jewelry, and more.

Live Entertainment… Each day offers continuous live entertainment on three stages as Bay Area favorites perform classic rock, bluegrass, funk, jazz, and soul. Featured perfomances include some of the Bay Area's best tribute bands. New this year is a Salsa Stage at the corner of Park Street & Webb Ave!

Kids’ Area and Carnival Rides… A special area for kids and their families has been created on Alameda Ave with bounce houses, games, face painting, entertainment by The Dilly Dallies, and that wacky attraction… Waterballerz! Kids will also thrill at the carnival rides set up on Park Street, from Classic Teacup Spinners to Frog Hoppers.

Food & Drink… Satisfy your taste buds with a festive selection of street favorites such as Lockeford Sausage, corndogs, gyros, roasted corn, fried calamari, funnel cakes, and more! For the 21+ crowd, there will be multiple beverage booths serving craft beers by Alameda Island Brewing Co., regional wines, and refreshing mimosas.

Ride Your Bike to the Festival… Free, secure bike parking will be provided at a new LARGER location across the street from Alameda Bicycle at Vietnam House. There couldn't be a better way to experience the festival than after a pleasant ride along the charming streets of Alameda.

Shop Downtown Alameda!… Downtown Alameda's Park Street District is “historic, hip, and worth the trip.” More than 400 businesses are located in Alameda's downtown commercial district. You'll find a unique variety of fabulous food and drink establishments, charming shops, friendly services, and fun things to do. Many of the businesses will even be offering weekend specials during the event.

The Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire is always free to the public. For more information, call (510) 523-1392.

Follow the Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire on Facebook to learn more about the bands and business specials.


 


Downtown Alameda 33rd Annual Art & Wine Faire
July 29-30, 2017

Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire - 2017 Music Schedule
 

SATURDAY - JULY 29, 2017

ENCINAL STAGE
Time
Band
Type of Music
10:00am - NOON
SAVANNAH BLU Bluegrass
1:00pm - 3:00pm
LONG TRAIN RUNNING Doobie Brothers Tribute
4:00pm - 6:00pm
ZEBOP! Santana Tribute Band
 
 
 
BUENA VISTA STAGE
Time
Band
Type of Music
11:00am - 1:00pm FOG CITY SWAMPERS Credence Clearwater Revival Tribute
2:00pm - 5:00pm RAG TAG ALLSTARS 70's and 80's Classic Rock
     
NEW! SALSA STAGE 
Block Party presented by Habanas Cuban Cuisine at the corner of Park Street & Webb Ave
10AM-12PM - DJ Eddie | 12PM - 4PM - DJ Beto / DJ Frank / DJ King / DJ Kristian | 4PM - 6PM - Live Band



SUNDAY - JULY 30, 2017

ENCINAL STAGE
Time
Band
Type of Music
10:00am - NOON
HUMANISTIC Original Jazz Funk
1:00pm - 3:00pm
The Ultimate Stevie Wonder Experience
4:00pm - 6:00pm
NATURAL WONDER The Ultimate Stevie Wonder Experience
 
 
 
BUENA VISTA STAGE
Time
Band
Type of Music
11:00am - 1:00pm JOYRIDE The Cars Tribute Band
2:00pm - 5:00pm RAG TAG ALLSTARS 70's and 80's Classic Rock
     
NEW! SALSA STAGE 
Block Party presented by Habanas Cuban Cuisine at the corner of Park Street & Webb Ave
10AM-12PM - Dance Performance | 12PM-4PM - DJ Beto / DJ Frank / DJ King / DJ Kristian | 4PM-6PM - Live Band (Special Guests)

Shop Downtown Alameda!
Art & Wine Faire Business Specials

Stroll through Alameda’s vibrant downtown business district to explore the fabulous food and drink establishments, charming shops, friendly services, and fun things to do. Many of the businesses will be offering weekend specials during the Art & Wine Faire. Look for free raffles and giveaways at businesses throughout the downtown area! 

Check out this sample list of specials from previous years and make plans to visit our local businesses: 

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Alameda Personal Training (1412 Park Street) Purchase a 10-pk of TRX, BOSU, Circuit, Barbell, Zumba classes for $70 (reg. $180).

Bead Inspirations (1544 Park Street) Free “Intro to Jewelry Making” classes and "Beading Open Studio" sessions on Saturday and                                                                            Sunday, at multiple times.

C'era Una Volta (1419 Park Street) Live music Saturday & Sunday afternoon and evening. Happy Hour and Tasting Menu Specials.


Habanas Cuban Cuisine (1518 Park Street) Salsa Stage & Latino Block Party -- free prizes and give-aways hourly. Drink specials.

MGH Discovered Art (1406 Park Street, Ste 400) First Annual Summer Sale at Alameda's only vintage art showroom.

Ozone (1431 Park Street) 10% off all custom complete skateboards; 10-50% off select glassware for adults


Tootsies (1350A Park Street) Popular Tootsies Grab Bags are $10 and full of goodies worth at least 3 times that value.
                                                        Additional in-store specials are also being offered during the event.


We Are Hair (1343 Park Street) Haircare products & accessories will be on clearance at unrealistic prices! Come by to see us!



Bonne Vie (1419 Park Street) 10% off all beer and wine purchases. 

LanVie (1419 Park Street) 20% off all regular price Clothing and Jewelry. 

Alameda See Spot Run (2510 Santa Clara Ave) We're celebrating five years in business! There will be a storewide sale on July 30. 

Cinema Grill (2301 Central Ave) $20 Meal & A Movie Special -- get a $15 Cinema Grill credit + 1 movie pass.

Alameda Eyes Optometry (1432 Park Street) 20% off RayBan sunglasses -- see store for details.


Free, secure bike parking will be provided in the parking lot of Vietnam House (1527 Park Street). You'll find a water station for your pet at Alameda See Spot Run (2510 Santa Clara Ave).



This is just a sample list of some of this year's promotions. Be sure to explore the shops and restaurants in Downtown Alameda to find even more special treats.

The Downtown Alameda Art & Wine Faire is one of Alameda's biggest FREE events. The annual street festival takes place on the last weekend of July. This year's Art & Wine Faire happens on July 29 & 30, 2017.