The 27th Annual Berkeley Kite Festival featured professional kite flyers, kite demos, and kite making. The festival was held Saturday June 28th and Sunday June 29th at the Berkeley Marina.
President Barack Obama held a fundraiser at the Fox Theater in Oakland on Monday, July 23rd as part of a series of Bay Area fundraisers. Many supporters and protesters gathered outside of the Fox Theatre before, during and after the event.
On Sunday, Berkeley celebrated Juneteenth – the date the last state emancipated slaves – by having a festival with outdoor music, games and food. The festival was located at the corner of Alcatraz Avenue and Adeline Street.
Seniors from Berkeley High School had their commencement ceremony at the Greek Theater on June 15, 2012.
This weekend marked the 42nd Annual Live Oak Park Fair, a free 2-day family event featuring over 100 artists and craftspeople. The fair is located in Live Oak Park near Gourmet Ghetto. June 9-10 artists showcased a variety of work including: contemporary art, fine crafts, handcrafted jewelry & accessories, clothing,
The transit of Venus on Tuesday delighted both astronomers and enthusiasts alike. This was the last chance for many to view a transit of Venus with the next one predicted to occur in 2117. The celestial phenomenon was barely visible to the unaided human eye (using adequate protection from the
Live 105’s annual music festival, Big Fucking Day (BFD), rocked audiences this weekend. This gallery includes bands that performed on Saturday June 2: Imagine Dragons, Geographer, Grouplove, Of Monsters and Men, A B & the Sea, Silversun Pickups and Neon Trees.
The sidewalks along North Shattuck Ave. in the Gourmet Ghetto in Berkeley were filled with chalk artists of all ages during the 16th annual Chocolate and Chalk Festival on Saturday, June 2. With no fees to artists, areas of sidewalk are assigned to participants to create their own chalk drawings.
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Cal baseball hosts No. 11 UCLA in final home series from May 18-20th at the Evans Diamond.