As one of the coolest cities in America to visit, Oakland is thriving with a vibrant cultural scene that specializes in everything from art to music to food. Mark your calendars for this extravaganza of local art, live performances, family fun and more at the Frank Ogawa Plaza. "Art + Soul Oakland" has a stacked lineup of activities for the Bay Area, with an artisanal marketplace, beer and wine, and plenty of dancing that everyone will enjoy. Help create a masterpiece with the community mural painting or bust a move at the turf dance battle. This summer fun in Downtown Oakland is a chance to get the family out of the house and appreciating what this bustling, creative city has to offer.