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BAMFest 2017 Closing Celebration & Mural Bike Tour | East Bay

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Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Richmond Art Center | 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA

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BAMFest 2017: Bay Area Mural Festival | Richmond

With support from the California Arts Council, La Peña Cultural Center has partnered with Los Pobres Artistas, Richmond Art Center, Earth Team and other invited artists to produce the 2nd Annual Bay Area Mural Festival this fall.

It will bring together 11 master muralists and 2 East Bay youth groups through a series of artist residencies and workshops culminating in the painting of 11 environmentally themed murals in Richmond, CA.

BAMFest 2017
October 2-8, 2017
Downtown Richmond
Closing Celebration: Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
FREE to watch the muralists

The murals will run along Macdonald Ave. in Downtown Richmond. The festival will call attention to issues of environmental degradation, pollution and climate change.

The teaching artists will work with local youth in Richmond in hands-on arts training activities leading to the preparation and execution of the mural festival.

Come out to celebrate the completion of 10 new murals in Richmond, CA at the Bay Area Mural Festival Closing Celebration at Richmond Art Center on Sunday, October 8th from 1-6 pm.

The BAMFest Celebration features:

  • Community painting
  • Kids activities
  • Bike tours of the new murals

Live musical performances by:

  • Mistica Ancestral
  • Monreal Latin Jazz
  • PachangaMama

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, Kids & Families, Live Music, Walks & Tours
Address: 2540 Barrett Ave, Richmond, CA