Richmond Main Street Initiative - Spirit & Soul Festival

A true celebration of Downtown Richmond. Spirit & Soul Festival transforms historic Main Street into an outdoor bazaar filled with food and artisan vendors, live music from two stages, dancing in the street, a beverage pavilion with VIP seating, and youth zone.


About Spirit & Soul Festival




Downtown Richmond's
Premiere Event

Thank You to Our Sponsors!


Kaiser Permanente, Mechanics Bank, Rolling Hills Memorial Park, Chevron, Sims Metal Management, KBLX 102.9, Republic Services, City of Richmond, East Bay Municipal Utility District, RYSE Center, R&B Cellars, Benoit Casper, East Brother Beer Company, SparkPoint Contra Costa, California Delicious, Marin Bikes, Overaa Construction.


Our 9th annual Spirit & Soul Festival on September 16, 2017 was INCREDIBLE! We danced on Main Street, ate delicious food, enjoyed refreshing beverages, created art, made friends, and honored our Downtown Champions. Huge thanks to everyone who came out. Extra special thanks to our sponsors, community partners, vendors, downtown merchants, and volunteers!



  • 1200+ visitors of all ages
  • 11 local bands & performers on 2 stages
  • 1 super fun youth zone featuring lawn chess, sidewalk chalk, and mural painting
  • 31 Food, artisan & interactive info booth vendors
  • Beverage pavilion serving up beer, wine & Main Street margaritas
  • 8 Individuals honored as Downtown Champions
  • 35 volunteers contributed 140+ hours of service


Interested in learning more or getting involved? 
Contact Alicia: (510) 236-4049 or 

Save the date for the 10th annual Spirit & Soul Festival
Saturday, September 15, 2018

Vizzle Productions