Temescal Telegraph Business Improvement District
asdg, aerg, California

Taste of Temescal-- not just about the food!
10/3/2012 8:00:00 AM UTC - 10/3/2012 10:30:00 AM UTC
94609, Oakland, California
On Tuesday, October 2nd, crowds will once again flock to the Temescal District for the 4th Annual Taste of Temescal—and this year, it’s not only about the food! Throughout the evening, five different musical acts will serenade event-goers as they sample menus from 25 local eateries.

Join us from 6:00pm- 8:30pm all along Telegraph Avenue from 43rd to 51st and listen to the sounds of this diverse and talented group of musicians:
 
Roving musicians include: Diana Strong, solo accordionist; Jug Bandits, a bluegrass trio; and up-and-comers The California Honeydrops, performing blues, gospel, and R&B.  Jazz trio Khalil Doak-Anthony will greet ticketholders at will-call/check-in next to Arbor Café, and Sleeping Giants will be set up next to Kasper's. These bands are sure to bring musical vibrancy and extra energy to the event!
 
It's not too late to attend! Tickets are $30 and can be purchased online here. Tickets may also be purchased in person at 17 Jewels, Ruby's Garden, and participating non-profits. All proceeds will benefit the following organizations:
 
Emerson Elementary School
Claremont Middle School
Oakland International High School
Women's Cancer Resource Center
Oakland Tech High School
The Lions Center for the Blind

We'll see you on October 2nd!
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