Friday Nights at OMCA: Night Market & Off the Grid

When:
April 5, 2014 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Where:
Aulani, Disney Vacation Club Villas
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92-1185 Aliinui Dr.
1860 500 2121
Cost(in dollors):
Free
Submitted by:
Abigail Robinson
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What/Why:

What/Why:
Join the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) and Off the Grid on 10th Street every Friday for a family-friendly take on a festive night market. Savor California beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages around the Koi Pond at the Blue Oak café pop-up. Enjoy half-price admission, live music, extended OMCA Store hours, family-friendly activities, and extended hours in the galleries.

*Night Market and Off the Grid admission is free
*Half-price gallery admission for adults ($7.50), ages 18 and under are free. Admission for Members is always free. Cash bar. Prices vary for Off the Grid food trucks.

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In-the-Headlines:
+ A new in-gallery discussion program for the duration of the special exhibition "Above and Below: Stories From Our Changing Bay", featuring different topics and guest speakers every second and fourth Friday of the month from 6:30 to 7:30 pm.

+ Makers & Tasters Series with local beer brewers, coffee roasters, organic farmers, and authors hosting talks, demos, and tastings on the first and last Friday of the month, from 6 to 8 pm. Starting in January, 2014, the Makers & Tasters Series will feature local vendors from Whole Foods Market the last Friday of each month!

+ Live music, DJs, and family-friendly dance lessons where you can shake it up with dances based on the weekly music themes.

+ Family fun at Friday Nights: every Friday night, from 5 to 8 pm, features a free hands-on art workshop for all ages
Select Fridays feature storytime with the Oakland Public Library from 6 to 8 pm.

~~~A rotating list of food trucks, music themes, and featured artists !