Eat Some Salsa & Dance Some Salsa!

For a day of environmental and cultural experiences with music, dancing, food, and beverages come on out to the 2022 Salsa Festival! On Saturday, May 21st from 10 am until 5 pm, the Farmer’s Market Salsa Festival will be taking place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center in downtown Berkeley. The festival has […]

Inexpensive Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

Coming up on Sunday, May 8th is some people’s favorite holiday- Mother’s Day. For anyone who didn’t know that already, it’s probably because you already celebrate Mother’s Day every day! Here are a few ideas on how to celebrate and thank your mother for all of the hard work she does day in and day […]

Unwind with Yoga and Beer!

There is no better way to unwind than a relaxing yoga class. Or maybe there is no better way to relax than a nice cold beer. You know what? Why not throw the rules out the window and do both?!  On the fourth Sunday of every month, you can! During Yoga At Almanac Beer Co. […]

Best Ways to Celebrate Cinco De Mayo

Every May 5th, we celebrate Cinco de Mayo! The celebration of Mexico’s victory over the French during the French-Mexican war in 1862. Cinco de Mayo is celebrated through parades, festivals, folk dancing, fiestas, and food. But, one of the best ways to celebrate the holiday is to honor Mexican culture, community, and traditions. Explore a few ways […]

Easy and Delicious Seasonal Springtime Recipes 

Warmer weather and sunnier days really start to hit around this time of year! Cherish putting away your winter coats and breaking out your shorts with some delicious springtime dinner recipes. Focusing on lighter meals and easy-to-make meals, so you can spend more time spending time with loved ones out in the sun! Lemon Asparagus […]

The Berkeley Bluegrass Festival by Freight & Salvage

The 3-day Berkeley Bluegrass Festival is celebrating live music, talents, and art for its sixth year. With music headliners such as the Grammy-award winning music artist Laurie Lewis, and the Freight’s Artistic Director Peter Williams. Even more, workshop classes curated by Laurie Lewis and Freight’s Education Associate Leah Wollenberg.  The 2022 Berkeley Bluegrass Festival hosted by Freight […]

These Kid-Friendly DIYs Encourage Outdoor Play

Looking for ways to keep your little ones entertained this summer? Here are a few crafts that will be fun to do as a family—and the resulting toys will get everyone outside! “Popsicle” chalk. Popsicles are the perfect afternoon treat on a hot summer’s day, but did you know they can also be an activity? That […]

Dust Off Your Running Shoes For the The Sasquatch Scramble!

If you’re looking for a fun race to participate in with friends and family in the Oakland, California area, then look no further than The Sasquatch Scramble 5K, 10K and Half Marathon. This race is both live and virtual and takes place the morning of Sunday, April 10. The live 5K costs $45 and takes […]

Fun Ideas On How to Spend a Snow Day

When the weather calls for a day full of snowfall, you can simultaneously hear the joy of  kids and groans of their parents. Before your kids drive you crazy, try out these ideas to entertain them for the entire day.  Make a snow fort, find those beach toys to use as tools for creating incredible […]