• Performance Calendar and Booking


    We bounced back with 8 performances already in 2022. Year after year we often perform at:

    Oakland Running Festival

    Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival

    Solano Stroll

    SF Dragon Boat Festival

    and many more

  • Upcoming

    We love to perform and share taiko in public festivals and private events too. More info on booking below.



    2023 performances to be announced

    We are currently scheduling performances for Jan-Feb 2023

    Stay tuned for announcement of two performances in Jan-Feb. Check out our Classes page for a special Workshop Jan 22.

    25th Anniversary + Mochi Pounding

    By invitation only

    Emeryville Taiko will be 25 years old on Jan 1 2023! To celebrate a quarter century of taiko, we invite our friends to join in the annual mochi pounding and an especially joyous New Year!

  • Recent

    Here are just a few recent public performances. We play private events too!

    Sumo and Sushi

    November 17-19, 2022

    You don't have to fly to Japan to experience the excitement and fun of this 1500 year old sport! Learn about the history, rules, and culture of Sumo followed by over 12 live matches and a Q+A with the wrestlers. Emeryville Taiko played all 5 shows at Sumo and Sushi in San Francisco.

    Distant Journeys of Cultural Exchange

    Nov 12, 2022

    Saturday performances by groups representing multiple cultures at Oakland Asian Cultural center. Accompanying exhibit highlights journeys of cultural exchange the indigenous people of Taiwan embarked on in the distant past and more contemporary times.

    2022 Solano Stroll

    September 11, 2022

    We're honored to return to this local festival year after year. https://www.solanoavenueassn.org/events/solano-avenue-stroll/.

    Oakland Roots Soccer Game

    September 3 2022

    Our first time playing at a Roots game. Info about the Roots: https://www.oaklandrootssc.com/

    Umami Mart 10th Year Anniversary

    August 6, 2022

    Umami Mart's anniversary celebrations are a neighborhood mainstay.

    Japanese Heritage Day with the SF Giants

    May 21, 2022

    We performed pre-game at Japanese Heritage Day at the stadium!

    2022 Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival

    May 1, 2022

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

    Oakland Running Festival 2022

    March 20, 2022

    We enjoy serenading the runners of the Oakland Running Festival

  • Booking Us to Perform

    Emeryville Taiko performs at festivals, schools, weddings, and more! Email perform@etaiko.org to get started.

    We typically perform on weekends or evenings, and cannot perform outdoors in the rain.