and each first Friday in 2015 *events are tentatively scheduled for each first Friday of the month, weather and funding permitted; unforeseen circumstances may cancel events.
Times-Harold NewsCitywise: Oakland's First Fridays again in dire financial straits. Feb 2015
The Guardian (UK) December 2014 story on Oakland has a nice mention of Oakland First Fridays!
OaklandLocal covers the many arts events happening on the First Friday of March, 2014. Check out a column by Martin Snapp of the Bay Area News Group that covers our event. It ran in the Oakland Tribune, Piedmonter, Montclarion and other local papers.