WOMEN SOUND OFF FESTIVAL 2019
Women Sound Off Festival 2019 is an electrifying weekend for womxn creatives, entrepreneurs and allies to network, celebrate, and flourish in Oakland, CA. From ground-breaking conversations and expertly curated panels to inclusive parties and markets, WSO fest is the ultimate link-up for women.
This isn’t your average festival. Across various locations in downtown Oakland, we’ll hold interactive discussions & events about brand-building, climbing the ranks, wellness, representation, chasing dream(s) and just about anything else the modern business woman can think of. Paired with music, performances, cocktails, and special experiences, this is a weekend you’ll never forget (seriously). Join the WSO squad below.
Secure an entire weekend of incredibly curated events, alliance-building and celebrations with a weekend pass. We offer GA and VIP weekender passes so you can experience WSO festival like never before. Weekend passes allow you access to all festival events listed below (*excluding the WSO x Pandora event on 4/5).
FESTIVAL EVENTS INCLUDED IN WEEKEND PASS
SATURDAY APRIL 6
SOUND OFF DAY / ARTIST LOFT - WEST OAKLAND
Find your cohort at our discussion day with a full schedule of in-depth conversations with the best of the best, thoughtful networking opportunities and fireside chats. We’re bringing 15+ leading lady entrepreneurs together for one day, under one roof — to share everything from life hacks to stories of success (and failure). This isn’t just any old panel day. This is a guided and interactive experience to help you build new alliances.
GA WEEKENDER: Entry, lunch, coffee & snacks.
VIP WEEKENDER: Access to headshot station + beauty touch-ups / VIP gift bag / Entry, lunch, coffee & snacks.
SOUND OFF CONCERT / THE NEW PARISH
12+ emerging womxn performers from national to local take the WSO stage, along with special guests. Our concert returns this year to the New Parish in Oakland, CA, with Mereba, Jean Deaux, Queens D. Light, Namaste Shawty & more. Dance all night in a safe space and unapologetically be yourself. This is your chance to show up and show out.
GA WEEKENDER: Entry to one of the best concerts you’ll ever attend.
VIP WEEKENDER: Express line check-in / Access to private V.I.P. lounge to watch concert.
SUNDAY APRIL 7
BOSS BRUNCH / FULL OUT STUDIOS
Join 3 phenomenal girl bosses, who have beat the odds, for a morning of candid discussion, bottomless mimosas, and brunch. Speakers will share their wins and losses, how they've been able to succeed women in their respective industry, and what it really takes to be a girl boss. In partnership with Jack Daniels and Korbel.
GA WEEKNDER: Bottomless mimosa cocktails / One plate of brunch food (catered by A Pleased Palate)
VIP WEEKENDER: *Gift bag worth over $75 with products from some of our favorite brands like HUM vitamins, Glossier, Bare Snacks and more! / Bottomless mimosa cocktails / One plate of brunch food (catered by A Pleased Palate)
EAT SHOP TALK MARKET / FULL OUT STUDIOS
A celebration of 15+ womxn-identifying makers in Oakland, CA. From apothecary and jewelry to fashion and cannabis, EST is your chance to experience Oakland’s underground economy of womxn owned businesses. Enjoy custom experiences and DJ sets from some of our favorite women.
GOODS by Vida Vazquez Studio, Daizy Doodles, Jamie + Lilz, Soleil Zines, Look Inward Babe, Poeta Goddess, Beija Flor Naturals, BUNSA Beauty, All Elements Apothecary, Bubbles + Butter, BRWN GRLZ, UnoEth, OjoxOjo
Check out our awesome hotel partners for special discounts of up to 15% off, exclusive to Women Sound Off Festival.
Discounts are available for bookings 4/4/2019 – 4/8/2019. Click below to book now.