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Sights and Sounds: Isabel Jones

 Fairfield dancer Isabel Jones
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Fairfield dancer Isabel Jones

“Sights and Sounds” is our weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. On this episode, host Jenee Darden speaks with Fairfield dancer Isabel Jones. She competed on Lizzo’s Watch Out for the Big Grrrls on Amazon Prime.

Bay Area K-Fest
July 23rd
This is the first K-Pop festival happening in the Bay Area. According to the festival organizer, “there will be trading card tables, vendors selling K-Pop merch, and K-Pop teams performing.” It’s an event organized and meant for K-Pop fans.

Stow Lake
Golden Gate Park
In the middle of the lake is Strawberry Hill island. People can go hiking, take pictures at the Chinese pavilion or Huntington Falls, and check out wildlife. There’s also a boathouse where you can rent a boat to row around the lake. It’s the perfect getaway from city life.

FoodieLand Night Market
San Mateo County Event Center
July 1st-3rd
This is every foodies’ dream! With over 150 vendors, delight on food and drinks from many cultures. There will also be live entertainment to either dance the food away or sit back while enjoying your meal.

Watch Isabel dance on Lizzo’s Watch Out for the Big Grrrls on Amazon Prime.

Jeneé Darden is an award-winning journalist, author, public speaker and proud Oakland native. She is the executive producer and host of the weekly arts segment Sights & Sounds as well as the series Sights + Sounds Magazine. Jeneé also covers East Oakland for KALW. Jeneé has reported for NPR, Marketplace, KQED, KPCC, The Los Angeles Times, Ebony magazine, Refinery29 and other outlets. In 2005, she reported on the London transit bombings for Time magazine. Prior to coming to KALW, she hosted the podcast Mental Health and Wellness Radio.
Porfirio Rangel is a Producer for Sights & Sounds