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Events & Calendar

Program Calendar 2019/20 coming soon!

Important Events, Gatherings, & Performances 2019/20 coming soon!

Life is Living

Life is Living

Saturday, October 12 | 10 AM–7 PM
Destiny Arts Center
De Fremery Park
1651 Adeline St., Oakland, 94607

Come celebrate the creative and revolutionary spirit of Oakland at the 12th Annual Life is Living Festival. Visit us at the Destiny stage for a full day of performances including youth from our classes and Destiny resident companies.


Photography and Community

Photography and Community

Wednesday, October 16 | 3:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Destiny Arts Center
970 Grace Ave., CA 94608

Destiny is hosting an introductory photography class for young people ages 12-18 who are interested in expressing themselves through digital media arts. The 3 hour session will cover the basics of composition and style, while also providing hands on experience.

Registration is first come, first served.




Saturday, November 2 | 5 PM
Destiny Arts Center
970 Grace Ave., Oakland, 94608

Destiny will host our partners from Prayasam, a creative youth development center in Kolkata, India, for a week of collaboration and exchange. We hope you will join us for a culminating with a community performance of RamKahan, a retelling of the epic Ramayana, featuring Destiny and Prayasam youth performers.

Love in Action

Love in Action

Saturday, December 14 | 6 PM
McClymonds High School
2607 Myrtle St., Oakland, 94607

We can’t wait to honor our students’ artistic accomplishments with their loved ones on Saturday, December 14th, at our annual winter celebration Love in Action. Hundreds of Destiny students from our community arts hub and school locations will take the stage while family and friends fill the theater to the brim to celebrate the power of love, art, and community. We hope you will join us.

Donations will be accepted at the door. No one is turned away for lack of funds.


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