East Bay Calendar

Not everything fun has to take place in San Francisco! Here’s our picks for affordable fun events in Oakland, Berkeley and the rest of Alameda and Contra Costa counties

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Tuesday, July 27, 2021

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive more...

7:30 pmConscious Deep Connection and Jedi Hacking Meetup (Berekley)  $9*
*$9 with Promo code FUNCHEAP, otherwise $12

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Oakland "HellaSecret" Speakeasy Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (7p + 9p Shows)

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) live comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a more...


Friday, July 30, 2021

15 Different "Julybations" Berkeley Drink Specials (July 1-31)
Cost: FREE*
*Drink specials vary
| All Over Berkeley

Visit Berkeley celebrates “JULYbations” with a month of new libation offerings and pairings at bars and restaurants throughout Berkeley to celebrate reopening including happy hours, drink specials, wine flight discounts and more...

7:00 pmOakland “HellaSecret” Speakeasy Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (7p + 9p Shows)   $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20). General Admission tickets $20 adv with code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $25) - limited to 40 tickets due to maintain social-distance. There is a two drink minimum
6:30 pmSummer Music Series: Friday Night “City Center Unplugged” (Bishop Ranch)   FREE

Saturday, July 31, 2021

Cost: WIN

Visit Berkeley celebrates “JULYbations” (July 1-31) with a month of new libation offerings and pairings at bars and restaurants throughout Berkeley to celebrate reopening including happy hours, drink specials, wine flight more...

7:00 pmOakland “HellaSecret” Speakeasy Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (7p + 9p Shows)   $15*
*Get $5 off Tickets - Early Bird tickets $15 adv w/ code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $20). General Admission tickets $20 adv with code FUNCHEAP (otherwise $25) - limited to 40 tickets due to maintain social-distance. There is a two drink minimum
12:00 pmLaborFest: Walking Tour 75th Anniv. of Oakland’s General Strike   FREE
4:00 pmMartinez Shakespeare in the Park “The Tempest” (July 24-25)   FREE

Sunday, August 1, 2021

Oakland Sunday Night "HellaSecret" Speakeasy Comedy & Cocktails

Get ready for our “HellaSecret” speakeasy comedy show in Oakland. A series of pop-up (and socially distant) live comedy shows at unique spots all across the bay. We’ll take over a more...

1:00 pmStrangeways Friends Market IV (Oakland)   $3*
*$3 suggested donation
4:00 pmFree Shakespeare in the Park “The Tempest” (Oakland)   FREE

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive more...


Thursday, August 5, 2021

Craft Comedy Outdoors: "Best of the East Bay" (Oakland)

Don’t miss the show the East Bay Express called “The best comedy show in the East Bay.” See comics from Conan, Late Night, Sketchfest, Punchline and Comedy Central. Award winning beer more...


Friday, August 6, 2021

6:30 pmSummer Music Series: Friday Night “City Center Unplugged” (Bishop Ranch)  FREE

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive more...


Tuesday, August 17, 2021

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive more...


Thursday, August 19, 2021

4:00 pm‘Live Art Thursdays’ at City Center Bishop Ranch  FREE

Friday, August 20, 2021

Berkeley's FoodieLand Night Market (August 20-22)
Cost: $7*
*General Admission: USD 7.00
| Golden Gate Fields

A SUMMER TO REMEMBER. There is something for everyone at FoodieLand. FoodieLand is the perfect outdoor food event for everyone. A must-attend for foodies, this exclusive festival overlooking the San Francisco Bay more...

8:00 pmBerkeley’s Summer Outdoor Movie Night   FREE

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Berkeley's FoodieLand Night Market (Saturday)
Cost: $7*
*General Admission: USD 7.00
| Golden Gate Fields

A SUMMER TO REMEMBER. There is something for everyone at FoodieLand. FoodieLand is the perfect outdoor food event for everyone. A must-attend for foodies, this exclusive festival overlooking the San Francisco Bay more...


Sunday, August 22, 2021

Berkeley's FoodieLand Night Market (Sunday)
Cost: $7*
*General Admission: USD 7.00
| Golden Gate Fields

A SUMMER TO REMEMBER. There is something for everyone at FoodieLand. FoodieLand is the perfect outdoor food event for everyone. A must-attend for foodies, this exclusive festival overlooking the San Francisco Bay more...


Tuesday, August 24, 2021

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive more...


Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Free National Parks Day 2021 | National Park Service Birthday
Cost: FREE | All Over California

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry more...


Tuesday, August 31, 2021

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive more...


Tuesday, September 7, 2021

$5.75 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

One of the most socially-distant ways to have fun, The West Wind Drive-In theaters in both San Jose and Concord are open for good old fashioned drive-in move fun. West Wind Drive more...


Friday, September 10, 2021

Berkeley's Summer Outdoor Movie Night: "Soul"
Cost: FREE | Grove Park

Free movies in Berkeley parks return this summer. Berkeley’s Friday night outdoor movie series kicks off July 9, with Trolls at Codornices Park. The series continues through September 24 with 6 evenings of more...


Thursday, September 16, 2021

4:00 pm‘Live Art Thursdays’ at City Center Bishop Ranch  FREE

Friday, September 24, 2021

The Animal Liberation Conference brings together the most dedicated animal rights activists from around the world and empowers them to take bold, collective action to achieve revolutionary social and political change more...


Saturday, September 25, 2021


Friday, October 15, 2021

"Deafheaven" Live in Concert (The UC Theatre)
Cost: $27.5 | The UC Theatre

Deafheaven will be performing one of two exclusive shows at The UC Theatre on October 15, 2021! The band recently celebrated 10-years with the release of 10 Years Gone, a live album more...


Thursday, November 11, 2021

Free National Parks Day: Veterans Day | 2021

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry more...


Tuesday, April 19, 2022

"black midi" U.K. Rock Band (The UC Theater)
Cost: $26 | The UC Theatre

black midi, Britain’s most exciting and challenging young rock band, will be performing at The UC Theatre on April 19, 2022! This tour follows the upcoming release of the second studio album, more...