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“Old Oakland Holiday Ice Rink” Grand Opening | Dec 14. – Jan. 6

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Friday, December 14, 2018 - 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the ceremonies

Old Oakland Holiday Ice Rink | 806 Washington St. Oakland, CA

Event Details

Join Oakland Friday, December 14, 2018 to celebrate the grand opening and ribbon cutting of the Old Oakland Holiday Ice Rink with City Of Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and District 3 Councilperson Lynette Gibson McElhaney. Entertainment will be provided by Sterling James and DJ Eternal of KBLX.

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Oakland Central brings Downtown Oakland its very own outdoor holiday ice skating rink, the Old Oakland Holiday Ice Rink on the corner of 9th and Washington, in one of Oakland’s most beautiful and iconic neighborhoods. Celebrate the holiday season and bring in the new year on the ice

Event Info

  • Dates: December 14, 2018 – January 6, 2019
  • Location: 9th and Washington in Old Oakland
  • Time: M-Th 11am-9pm, Fri-Sun 10am-10pm
  • Price: $13 general admission, $5 skate rental, $8 skating aids


There are many parking options in Downtown Oakland including street parking, surface lots, and parking garages. All street parking is $2.00 per hour, and the City recently upgraded its parking meters to Smart Meters that accept credit cards and coins. Parkme is an interactive map on desktop or mobile that can even reserve a parking space in lots and garages. More on parking here.

Public Transportation

Downtown Oakland is not only in the heart of Oakland, it is also located in the geographical epicenter of the greater San Francisco Bay Area. It’s also easy to get to and get around once you’re here. It is easily accessible by multiple modes of transportation including train (BART and Amtrak), Bus (AC Transit), Ferry (San Francisco Bay Ferry), Bike Share, and of course, by rideshare or taxi.

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch the ceremonies
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Outdoors
Address: 806 Washington St. Oakland, CA