Berkeley Arts Festival Calendar


Instant Chorus at Freight & Salvage

Sing 3-part modern a cappella with lush harmonies and cool rhythms. Loads of fun and only a 2-hour commitment. Learn by ear or read a score. Choose an easy part, or take a solo and beat out optional body percussion. For adults and kids over 8 who like to sing. No audition or performance. 1st Saturdays of every month. Come regularly or occasionally. New uplifting repertoire each month.

$20 at the door.
Scholarships: email beforehand

3:30pm to 5:30pm, 2020 Addison Street

Cascada de Flores

$26 adv / $30 door. 644-2020.

8pm, Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley, CA, United States

Belleville with special guests San Geronimo

Belleville successfully weave their way through a variety of Americana checkpoints thread throughout by terrific songwriting. Nearly 20 years after they first formed in Oakland, CA, Belleville's well-honed musical craftsmanship has yielded their fourth and most fully-realized official album, Turn The Medicine Down, released in November of 2016.

Fronted by vocalist/guitarist Mark Caputo, Belleville is Marc Burnstein (guitar), David McCullough (bass), Hal Marcus (keys) and David Zirbel (pedal steel guitar).

San Geronimo
Jeremy D'Antonio and Darren Nelson of the roots-based Americana band San Geronimo will be opening the show as a duo with their top notch songwriting and sharp-tongued wit.

Tickets are $15

We accept cash only at the door (ATMs are nearby).

8pm to 10pm, The Back Room, 1984 Bonita Avenue,