Thanks for your interest in this year's (2014)
Berkeley World Music Festival Season.
We are busy conspiring for 2015 & have some surprises coming up!
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BERKELEY WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL - Autumn Equinox
Saturday & Sunday, September, 20 & 21, 2014
(BWM FEST - SUMMER SOLSTICE - June 22nd - is past.)
The assembled musicians wil again offer you a stunning show. Upon arrival pick up a performance map & schedule at Main Info booth facing Telegraph Ave on Haste St. - next to Amoeba Music, 2455 Telegraph.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER - 19th Pre-Festival Party
It's the only BWM Fest affiliated event w/ cvr - Support Ashkenaz who supports BWMF
Missia Saran Diatate, from Guinea, graces Ashkenaz with a fiery brand of danceable "Electro-Mandingo Music", at Ashkenaz. 1317 San Pablo Ave, near Gilman St in Berkeley, 9:30 show, w/ cvr: $15 adv/ $18 on Fri.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th - Noon - 9 pm
Outdoors In People's Park & in Telegraph Avenue Venues
PEOPLE'S PARK - Noon - 6 pm
Main Stage - sponsorsed by Amoeba Music from 1-6 pm
Meadow: Exhibition performances
Telegraph Avenue Venues - Noon - 9 pm
Live music in cafes, shops & along the sidewalk
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21th - Noon - 6 pm
Telegraph Avenue Street Faire
The closed Telegraph Ave. (between Dwight Way & Durant Ave) becomes a stage for the merged Berkeley World Music Festival and the season finale of Sundays on Telegraph. Join us for a mix of main stage entertainment, street music 'n art, circus, community and interactive play.
Photo credit: Cliff Warner Photography & Design