August 13, 2022

Community News

Oakland Black Foodie Tour Beginning January 8, 2022
January 8, 2022

POSTED COURTESY OF WRIGHT ENTERPRISES SAN FRANCISCO~DALLAS COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT~~~

REGISTER

​This tour is about more than just the Oakland you see on the news 😉

​In this hybrid mobile-walking tour, we'll peruse different neighborhoods in the town, traveling from downtown to West, and then North Oakland, exploring the physical and social locations of landmarks in the Black community. 

​You'll have the opportunity to appreciate locals and businesses and the food, art, sights and relationships they have built over decades in partnership with community members, local government and developers.  Along the way we'll visit some of the foundational Black businesses in Oakland and have the opportunity to sample some tasty bites before ending in Old Oakland

​By the end of this tour you'll have explored more than 100 years of Oakland history, spanning from the Renaissance of the 1960s to the hyphy movement of the 2000s and beyond!

What's included when you book a spot on the tour:

  • ​3 hour walking/ mobile tour (we will start on a passenger bus and transition to walking during parts of the trip)

  • ​admission into the "Women of the Black Panther Party" museum 

  • ​swag bag + refreshments

  • ​Lunch + more bites from local, Black-owned food/ business offerings

  • ​Tour guide sharing cultural and historical gems 

  • ​Fun conversation with other Bay Area locals 


Related Articles · More Articles
Zinzun: Winner of SF Black Film Festival Jeff Adachi Social Justice Award Featured at Durban Int'l Film Festival San Francisco Black Film Festival "Healing the World One Film at A Time," connects with the Durban International Film Festival Isiphethu Programme with a panel discussion including filmmakers Dennis Haywood and James Farr.
NOLA’s Royal Family of Music, The Batistes & Damon Batiste’s NOSACONN are center stage as CELEBRATE AFRICA WEEK “ESSENCE OF AFRICA NOLA EDITION gets underway at the Louisiana Jazz Museum focused on tourism, arts, culture and bilateral trade during the Essence of Culture Festival in New Orleans.
Back To Archives