Festival Highlights

Join us to celebrate the 11th annual Berkeley World Music Summer Festival, Sunday June 22, 2014, Noon - 9 pm.

Upon arrival pick up a map & schedule at the info booth along Telegraph Ave. at Haste St., near Amoeba Music. Prior to the event, you may download a map here.

You’ll find a wonderful mix of outdoor & intimate performances in cafes & shops, near UC Berkeley.

The People’s Park Concert sponsored by Amoeba Music, with Crafts Market and interactive family entertainment,
is Noon - 6 pm.

Enjoy the Summer Solstice at the ALL FREE Berkeley World Music Festival!

Two Festivals


Sunday, June 22, 2014

and for the first time a 2nd Festival:


Saturday & Sunday, September, 20 & 21, 2014

to download the Performance Map & Schedule click here color or b&w

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The assembled artsts will again offer you a stunning show! 15 acts in all:

People's Park main stage - sponsored by Amoeba Music / produced by Allotofun Productions AfroFUNK EXPERIENCE (Afro Beat & Funk), MANZO RALLY w/ members of Malo (New Latin RockPRIDE & JOY (Motown & Soul

 People’s Park meadow 1 pm  - All Nations Singers

 In cafes: Noon-4 pm: Big Lou,"The Accordion Princess" (Eastern European & Norteño Polka), The Town Quartet (chamber music from Spain to ArgentinaViBO Simfani (Brazilian, Latin & Beyond), 

Cody's Plaza @ Haste St: 2:30-3:30 pm Belly Dance Bazaar w/ DanceVersity 

Rasputin In store (4-5 pm): Tom Chandler Trio  (Middle Eastern Trance)

 Along the sidewalk: Belinda Salvidge Minstrels (Irish & olde EnglishSpirit of '29 (Dixieland), Michael Masley ("Kalimbalom" & "Eggdawn Autoharp")

Special evening performances (6-9 pm) Lisa Sangita Moskow (Electric Indian Sarode), Ancient Future Trio (Asian Fusion), and Festival Finale Georges Lammam w/Naser Musa ("Khaliji" Eastern Arabian Music)

2014 Artist Line-up
2014 Vendor highlights
2014 Press Release

For eleven years the Berkeley World Music Festival has been celebrating the rich diversity of the San Francisco Bay Area's world music scene.

Come celebrate Summer Solstice on Sunday, June 22, 2014  for a full day of live concerts that will surprise your musical palate and take you on a musical journey around the world and back.

All performances are free to the public!

Berkeley World Music Festival © 2014
Bringing a world music festival to the San Francisco Bay Area for the 11th consecutive year.