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Black Cultural Zone Collaborations

Akoma Market

The Akoma Market is a farmers market in deep East Oakland that features local Black and brown-owned farm stands, food vendors, family roller skating, community organizations and other small businesses.


The Akoma Market is run and led by a coalition of Black residents, leaders, and organizers with mission to innovate and incubate art, culture, economic development for Black folks in East Oakland.

The Museum of Children's Art is a proud BCZ community partner that hosts an Art Pop Up Program with free hands-on art making and book giveaways at the Akoma Market. Come join us!

Outdoor Play Day

Outdoor Play Day features free family based fun for children and their families: including arts and crafts, face painting, lawn games, family roller skating, community organizations and food vendors. 

Stay updated on events by visiting the Black Cultural Zone calendar. For more information contact Ashley Aaron, Community Arts Supervisor:

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