• Performance Calendar and Booking



    SF Dragon Boat Festival

    Oakland Running Festival

    Solano Stroll

    Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival

    and many more

  • Upcoming

    We love to perform and share Taiko - book us for your private events too

    2018 New Year's Day Mochi Pounding

    January 1, 2018

    Celebrating our 20th year! Come enjoy outdoor taiko, homemade mochi, and potluck at Soundwave Studios in Oakland with all of our members and friends! [map]

    • 2PM mochi pounding and eating
    • 3PM taiko performance
  • Recent

    We play private events too! Here are some recent public performances

    OaktoberFest in the Diamond

    September 30, 2017

    SF Dragon Boats, Lake Merritt, Oakland

    September 24, 2017

    Another fun Dragon Boat festival!

    Solano Stroll 2017

    September 10, 2017

    16 years strong at the Stroll!

    Chinatown Street Fest 2017

    August 27, 2017

    Year of the Rooster! at Pacific Renaissance Plaza

    Umami Mart, Oakland

    August 5, 2017

    5th annual Umami Mart Matsuri, 815 Broadway, Old Oakland.

    Oakland Public Library: Melrose Branch

    May 16, 2017

    Part of a series at Oakland Libraries. [map].

    2017 Cupertino Toyokawa Cherry Blossom Festival

    April 30, 2017

    We're honored to return to this festival in Cupertino year after year. http://www.cupertinotoyokawa.org/

    Oakland Running Festival 2017

    April 2, 2017

    We enjoy serenading the runners at mile 20 or so of the Oakland marathon and on the half marathon route too.

    Fred Korematsu Day, Paramount Theater, Oakland CA

    February 1, 2017

    Emeryville Taiko was extremely honored to perform in support of the event this year in Oakland, and to promote awareness of the history of internment camps in the US. More information at the Korematsu Institute.

    2017 New Year's Day Mochi Pounding

    January 1, 2017

    Outdoor taiko, homemade sticky rice and potluck at Soundwave Studios, Oakland. [map]

    • 2PM mochi pounding and eating
    • 3PM taiko performance

    SF Dragon Boats, Lake Merritt, Oakland

    September 2016

    It was a very hot day in the sun, and performers from various groups overcame the heat to share their art. See you next year!

    2016 Solano Stroll, Albany

    September 2016

    Our 15th year participating in the Stroll. Three sets of 5 or 6 songs and audience participation!

    Pacific Cocktail Haven, SF

    June 2016

    Celebrating the opening of a new bar in downtown San Francisco [SFGate story]

  • Book Us for Your Event

    Emeryville Taiko performs at schools, weddings, and more! Email us to get started...