Where in the Bay can you drink local wine in an urban garden, feast on smoked BBQ ribs, and listen to a kickin' bluegrass rock band? Nowhere else but at Dashe Cellars in Oakland!
Come by Oakland's Premier Wine Garden on Sunday, July 12 from 2-4pm to sip on wines by the glass and hear music by Swindlefish, a five piece band fiddling their way through original tunes and classic covers.
If the wine and music stirs up your appetite, we'll have the Rib Whip food truck parked outside--San Francisco's FIRST BBQ truck with a smoker installed ON-BOARD!
Free, wines by the glass available
There might be bigger food truck gatherings, and ones that attract slightly trendier vendors, but for our money, Oakland’s first officially sanctioned “food pod,” Bites Off Broadway (365 45th St., in front of the Studio One Art Center), is still one of the most charming of its kind. A veritable smorgasbord of face-painting, balloon-twisting, and hula-hooping should keep the kids entertained — and maybe help those of us who are only young in spirit to burn off some of those extra calories. Bring your own lawn chairs and picnic blanket.
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