SUNDAY, JULY 3
The Craneway Pavilion
Oakland East Bay Symphony
Free to the public
Join Oakland East Bay Symphony at the Craneway Pavilion inside the historic Ford Point Building on the waterfront in Richmond for a patriotic, family-friendly celebration featuring live music, food and fireworks.
The live music begins at 6:30 p.m. featuring opening performances by Khalil Shaheed and Oaktown Jazz Workshops and Hilltop Community Church Choir.
At 8:00 p.m. the Oakland East Bay Symphony, conducted by Music Director Michael Morgan, will begin its set of popular and rousing works to celebrate America's Independence Day in a program that also features pianist Misha Galant, who was last year's Junior Division winner of the OEBS Young Artist Competition. The Symphony's set will end as the city of Richmond's Firework Display launches over the water.
The Craneway will offer an Independence Day themed concession menu. The adjacent restaurant, The Boiler House, will feature full-menu dining beginning at 5:00 p.m. and remain open prior to and during the July 3rd event. Reservations are highly recommended. Beer, wine and additional beverages will be available. No outside liquor will be permitted.
The Craneway Pavilion is located at 1414 Harbour Way South in the Marina district of Richmond and can be accessed from the 580 freeway.
The wharf area and parking (general and premium available) open at 5:00 p.m., and the Pavilion will open at 6:30 p.m.
Seating is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Guests are encouraged to bring their own blankets and chairs.