FESTIVAL EVENTS

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For information on the Golden Gate Festival Events, please call 510-547-4441

 

JULY 13

 
PARTICIPANT WELCOME PICNIC
12:15 PM - 4:00 PM
 
A "Welcome to the Festival" picnic for participants and their family members and Homestay families.
(This event is not open to the public).

 

 

OPENING CEREMONIES

7:00 PM
 
Hosted by: Dianne Nicolini
 
1547 Lakeside Drive 
Oakland, CA 94612
 
Featuring:
  • All Participating Choirs

 

The Opening Concert featuring all participating choirs, 
Festival of Flags, International Welcome, and much more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JULY 14

HISTORICAL & FOLK COMPETITION CONCERT - #1
2:00 PM - 5:15 PM
 
2345 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
 
Featuring:

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

HISTORICAL & FOLK COMPETITION CONCERT - #2
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
2345 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
 
Featuring:

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

SPOTLIGHT CONCERT - #1
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
2407 Dana Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

SPOTLIGHT CONCERT - #2
Proudly sponsored by ACFEA Tour Consultants
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
1751 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
 
Featuring:

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

SPOTLIGHT CONCERT - #3
Proudly sponsored by John Malick & Associates
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
114 Montecito Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
 
Featuring:

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
 

 

JULY 15

 

HISTORICAL & FOLK COMPETITION CONCERT - #3
2:00 PM - 4:45 PM
 
2345 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
 

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

HISTORICAL & FOLK COMPETITION CONCERT - #4
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
2345 Channing Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
 

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

SPOTLIGHT CONCERT - #4
Proudly sponsored by Bell Investment Advisors
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 
2407 Dana Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

SPOTLIGHT CONCERT - #5
Proudly sponsored by Hornblower Cruises and Events
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
 

1109 Chestnut Street

Alameda, CA 94501
 

Featuring:

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

JULY 16

OUTSIDE THE BOX CONCERT

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

 

1547 Lakeside Drive 
Oakland, CA 94612
 

First a Concert featuring the Estonian Television Choir followed by a presentation of "Pandora's Gift" a new work crafted by highly acclaimed  director/ choreographer Erika Chong Shuch, award winning local poet Denise Newman, and critically acclaimed and internationally performed composer, Mark Winges, in a fully staged piece featuring Volti and Ensemble from the Piedmont Children’s Choirs. Following Pandora's Gift will be a special showing of the documentary "To Breathe as One."

 

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JULY 17

GOSPEL AND SPIRITUAL COMPETITION CONCERT

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

CONTEMPORARY COMPETITION CONCERT

THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

JULY 18

CLOSING AWARD CEREMONY AND CONCERT
7:00 PM
 
Hosted by Liam Mayclem
 
1547 Lakeside Drive 
Oakland, CA 94612
 
Featuring:
  • All Participating Choirs

 

Final Concert by Festival Chorus, International Choirs,
Competition Awards, Farewell, and more.