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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Thursday, April 22, 2021

Thu 8p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)

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


Friday, April 23, 2021

Fri 8:45p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)

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

4:00 pmAdrian West Band Live at Riggers Loft   $5
6:30 pmOut Front at The UC Theatre (April 23-24)   FREE*
*Free to attend, drinks for sale


Saturday, April 24, 2021

HellaSecret Comedy Pop-Up on Lake Merritt w/ 20-ft Screen: "Black Laughs Matter"

Get ready for a brand new “silent disco” version of a pop-up virtual comedy show and movie night at a secret location at Lake Merritt. We’ve got a 20-foot pop-up movie screen and we’ll be showing more...

8:45 pmSat 8:45p Show – “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)   $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
10:00 amEarth Day in the Garden   $10*
*FREE with General Garden Admission ($10). FREE for kids 12 and under
12:00 pm“Free Mumia” March & Car Caravan (Downtown Oakland)   FREE
2:00 pm“Bob Roden Quintet” Jazz at Riggers Loft   $5
7:00 pm“Stupid F##king Bird” Irreverent Checkhov Adaptation (April 24 – May 1)   FREE*
*RSVP required

Sunday, April 25, 2021

Sun 5p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)

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

8:00 pmSun 8p Show – “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)   $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
2:00 pmDan Durkin Live Music at Riggers Loft   $5

Monday, April 26, 2021

Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland

In response to the current health crisis, the “Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food ‘ will be presented virtually until further notice. Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you more...


Tuesday, April 27, 2021

$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE / As of December 7, 2020 Contra Costa County has banned drive-in movies until January 4, 2021 which likely will affect Solano Drive-In in Concord. Santa Clara more...


Thursday, April 29, 2021

Thu 8p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)

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


Friday, April 30, 2021

Fri 8:45p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)

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

4:00 pmJazz Caliente Band Live at Riggers Loft   $5

Saturday, May 1, 2021

HellaSecret Comedy Pop-Up on Lake Merritt w/ 20-ft Screen: "Black Laughs Matter"

Get ready for a brand new “silent disco” version of a pop-up virtual comedy show and movie night at a secret location at Lake Merritt. We’ve got a 20-foot pop-up movie screen and we’ll be showing more...

8:45 pmSat 8:45p Show – “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)   $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
2:00 pm“Thomas Molina and Yuppie Liberation Front” Live Outdoor Jazz   FREE*
*$5

Sunday, May 2, 2021

Sun 5p Show - "HellaSecret" Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)

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

8:00 pmSun 8p Show – “HellaSecret” Outdoor Comedy Show & Cocktail Night (Oakland)   $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
2:00 pmDouble Bill: Dirty Cello + Jazz Messengers String Quartet   $5

Monday, May 3, 2021

Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland

In response to the current health crisis, the “Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food ‘ will be presented virtually until further notice. Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you more...


Tuesday, May 4, 2021

$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE / As of December 7, 2020 Contra Costa County has banned drive-in movies until January 4, 2021 which likely will affect Solano Drive-In in Concord. Santa Clara more...


Friday, May 7, 2021

"James Funk" Outdoor Concert at Riggers Loft
Cost: $5 | Riggers Loft Wine Company

Jim is an engaging performer. Our Riggers Loft audiences love him! He is the lead vocalist for The Dawdlers, the former “Paul Guy” in Bay Area Beatles’ tribute band The Sun more...


Monday, May 10, 2021

Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland

In response to the current health crisis, the “Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food ‘ will be presented virtually until further notice. Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you more...


Tuesday, May 11, 2021

$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE / As of December 7, 2020 Contra Costa County has banned drive-in movies until January 4, 2021 which likely will affect Solano Drive-In in Concord. Santa Clara more...


Saturday, May 15, 2021

"Mother Tree" Art Exhibit (May 15 - June 19)
Cost: FREE*
*FREE - Please RSVP
| Rhythmix Cultural Works

An Exhibit Featuring the Connections between 6 Mother/Daughter Artists Mother Trees, the biggest in the forest, are connected to other forest trees and plants by their roots and a fungal network that more...


Monday, May 17, 2021

Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland

In response to the current health crisis, the “Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food ‘ will be presented virtually until further notice. Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you more...


Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Japanese Cut Flower ArtScapes "Ikebana" Exhibit Installaion

The Ruth Bancroft Garden and San Francisco’s Sogestsu School of Ikebana are proud to present this unusual exhibition of large-scale works that will incorporate plant materials from the Garden itself and more...

8:30 pm$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose   $5.50*
*$5.50 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $1.75

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

ArtScapes in the Garden: Ikebana Exhibit (May 19-23)

The Ruth Bancroft Garden and San Francisco’s Sogestsu School of Ikebana are proud to present this unusual exhibition of large scale works that will incorporate plant materials from the Garden itself more...


Monday, May 24, 2021

Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland

In response to the current health crisis, the “Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food ‘ will be presented virtually until further notice. Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you more...


Tuesday, May 25, 2021

$5.50 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose

SHELTER IN PLACE UPDATE / As of December 7, 2020 Contra Costa County has banned drive-in movies until January 4, 2021 which likely will affect Solano Drive-In in Concord. Santa Clara more...


Monday, May 31, 2021

Free Virtual Starline Comedy | Oakland

In response to the current health crisis, the “Free Standup Comedy Night & Pop Up Food ‘ will be presented virtually until further notice. Comedians Irene Tu and Andrew Orolfo bring you more...


Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Americana Songwriter Jonathan Foster: Live at Kaleidoscope Coffee
Cost: FREE | Kaleidoscope Coffee

On tour, Americana songwriter Jonathan Foster performs solo, acoustic at Kaleidoscope Coffee in Richmond! www.JFMusic.net


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...


Saturday, September 25, 2021


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...