Beast Crawl 2013: Huge East Bay Literature Pub Crawl | Oakland
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Telegraph Beer Garden | 2318 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA
Uptown Oakland’s Beast Crawl will hold its second annual free literary festival featuring more than 140 writers in a single night, spread out over three hours on July 6, 2013.
Twenty-six local galleries, bars, restaurants, cafés, and storefronts will host thirty-one events, including The Uptown, Telegraph Beer Garden, Awaken Café, Farley’s East, Era Art Bar & Lounge, Café RandeVu, Punchdown Wine Bar, Layover Lounge, and many more.
2013 Beast Crawl: Huge East Bay Literature Pub Crawl
Saturday, July 6, 2013 | 5-9 pm
Each leg of the Beast lasts one hour, and offers as many as a dozen readings to chose from with a diverse collection of local reading series producers and literary rock stars including Tourettes Without Regrets, Oakland Local, PAWA, Saturday Night Special, Quiet Lightning, East Bay on the Brain, Anger Management, Lyrics & Dirges, Rad Dad, Kelsey Street Press, and many more.
There’s a half hour break between literary legs for socializing and relocating to a new venue before the next reading begins. They recommend choosing one reading per leg.
You can even plan your route in advance. Crawl maps listing all the venues, curators, legs, and the Beast Crawl After Party locations will be available online and at all the Leg 1 events.
Links: Event detailsCost: FREE
**Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, East Bay, Fairs & Festivals, Literature, Theater & Performance