Activities & Resources
Blogs & Sites
Location: 699 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA
Children's Fairyland features rides, puppet shows, children's theater performances, farm animals, arts and crafts, talking storybooks, plus thirty storybook sets. It's the perfect place for the...
Location: 14th Street & Broadway, Oakland, CA
Oakland's annual Art & Soul Festival is a multi-block party featuring an impressive line up of musicians and dance companies; lots of great food; hundreds of artisan and vendor booths; and a Fa...
Location: 280 Hegenberger Rd, Oakland, CA
UniverSoul Circus, an annual event in Oakland, features stilt walkers on tight ropes, horse riders performing death-defying stunts, and contortionists bending into incredible. The talented performers ...
Location: 2025 Broadway , Oakland, CA
A special theater built in the art deco style and beautifully restored. Hosts concerts, films, and stage shows.
Tours are held the first and third Saturday of the month and begin promp...
Location: 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland, CA
Yoshi's is a Japanese restaurant, but the real reason people go here is the music. Known as one of the most prominent jazz houses in the Bay Area, it regularly features big name artists, includ...
Location: 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA
The Oracle Arena and McAfee Coliseum accommodates three professional sports teams, concerts, and events all year long.
For ticket information, please contact
Location: 1834 Park Blvd., Oakland, CA
Parkway Speakeasy Theater closed in March, 2009.
Normally 21 and over, the popular movie theater/restaurant is open every Sunday to all ages. The theater features a full dinner menu, couches...
Location: 388 9th Street, Oakland, CA
The Oakland Asian Cultural Center, housed in the Pacific Renaissance Plaza, often hosts family friendly programs and festivals including Lunar New Year and Asian Pacific American Heritage Festi...
Location: 1260 7th Street, Oakland, CA
The Crucible, the Bay Area's only nonprofit sculpture studio, industrial arts school, and art center, offers hands-on classes in the industrial arts for youth ages eight to 18. The center offer...
Location: PO Box 28542, Oakland, CA
Abby and the Pipsqueaks perform original, entertaining, and educational songs for the whole family. Their songs have positive messages - Be Yourself or Don't Play With Fire. They ...
Location: 6114 La Salle Ave, Suite 431, Oakland, CA
Bay Area Children's Theatre, formerly Active Arts Theatre for Young Audiences, is a nonprofit theater company that engages the imagination of children through performances that are both enterta...
Location: 1547 Lakeside Drive, Oakland, CA
Oakland Scottish Rite Center, built in 1927, is a beautiful and ornate center that hosts events of all kinds. The Scottish Rite Center is in the middle of Downtown Oakland, on Lake Merritt.
Location: 1428 Alice Street, Oakland, CA
The beautifully restored turn-of-the-century Malonga Casquelourd Center for the Arts offers a variety of arts programs and rent spaces for arts events and activities.
Location: 1824 9th St, Oakland, CA
CUE promotes cultural awareness and diversity between youth, through global exchange, film, visual, and the performing arts.
Location: 2148 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA
The Maudelle Shirek Building, or Old City Hall, is home to Zach Pine's annual Ceate-with-Nature event.