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Saturday, September 24

FREE: Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy
FREE: Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy

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 venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show ...

Free National Parks Day: “National Public Lands Day” | 2022
Free National Parks Day: "National Public Lands Day" | 2022

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 to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

7th Annual Oakland Black-Eyed Pea Festival (2022)
Saturday, September 24 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Oakland Technical High School
7th Annual Oakland Black-Eyed Pea Festival (2022)
The Oakland Black-Eyed Pea Festival is a celebration of African and African American culture using a cherished foodway as its theme. The festival features traditional musicians, artists, food and craft vendors, and health and community resource booths. Children will have an opportunity to make arts ...
Oaksterdam University 15th Anniversary Film Night (Fox Theater)
Oaksterdam University 15th Anniversary Film Night (Fox Theater)
The world’s first cannabis college, Oaksterdam University, celebrates its 15th Anniversary by hosting a grand after-party for a screening of American Pot Story: Oaksterdam by award-winning critically acclaimed filmmakers Dan Katzir and Ravit Markus. The sneak preview is part of the 20th Annual Oakland International Film Festival (OIFF). The Event ...
The Comedy Edge: Stand-Up on the Waterfront (Oakland)
Saturday, September 24 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 General Admission and $20 VIP, no drink minimum
| Rocky's Market Brooklyn Basin
The Comedy Edge: Stand-Up on the Waterfront (Oakland)

Enjoy some of the Bay Area’s top comedians in this open air covered patio set on the majestic Oakland waterfront. the Comedy Edge brings you a new diverse lineup of some of the brightest and boldest voices in comedy featuring acts that have ...Every Saturday

Nuthouse at the Golden Squirrel: Stand-Up Comedy Cabaret (Oakland)
Saturday, September 24 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Sliding scale donation requested during the show
| The Golden Squirrel
Nuthouse at the Golden Squirrel: Stand-Up Comedy Cabaret (Oakland)

About Nuthouse: at 8:30, some of the best local and touring comedians come to Rockridge’s favorite gastropub, The Golden Squirrel. Past comics have been featured on Netflix, Comedy Central, HBO, Amazon Prime, Conan, James Corden, and more. The show proudly features a different ...Every Saturday

Sunday, September 25

FREE: Oakland “HellaSecret” Comedy Show (Sunday)
FREE: Oakland "HellaSecret" Comedy Show (Sunday)

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 venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show ...

“Rollin’ with the Homos” Roller Skating Party & Drag Shows (Oakland)
Sunday, September 25 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but $7 donation at Venmo.com/rollinhomos requested
| Township Commons Park
"Rollin' with the Homos" Roller Skating Party & Drag Shows (Oakland)

Drag performers on roller skates! Because what could go wrong?! 4th Sundays at Oakland Township Commons 3 – 6 PM • Drag shows on the hour at Oakland Township Commons Hosted by Nicki Jizz & Mama Celeste Performances by Polly Amber Ross Ali Scat Disco ...Monthly

“Slammin’ Sunday” $5 Roller Skate Party at Liberation Park (Oakland)
"Slammin' Sunday" $5 Roller Skate Party at Liberation Park (Oakland)

We’re back for another Slammin’ Sunday Skate at Umoja Roller Rink!  We’ve got DJ KG curating the sounds for you to skate to.  All you need is $5 and you’re admitted and can borrow skates if needed.  Skaters 9 and under skate for free.  You ...Every Sunday

Monday, September 26

FREE: Monday Oakland Secret Comedy Night @ Hidden Speakeasy
FREE: Monday Oakland Secret Comedy Night @ Hidden Speakeasy

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 venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show ...

$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)
$1.50 Oysters + Monday Night HellaFunny Comedy Show (Oakland)

Spend your Monday nights with hella great $1.50 oyster deals, champagne specials, craft cocktails, an award-winning dinner menu (w/ tons of vegan options) and a special Monday Night HellaFunny comedy show! This show takes place in a hidden speakeasy bar in the back of Copper Spoon in Oakland turned ...Every Monday

Tuesday, September 27

$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)
$6 Tuesdays at the Grand Lake Theater (Oakland)

It’s tough making ends meet these days. So, you’re searching Funcheap… To help, the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland is offering $6 Tuesdays! Admission to see a movie on Tuesdays is just $6. That’s any showtime, matinee or evening, excluding special engagements, of course. 3D ...Every Tuesday

$6 Drive-In Movie Night in Concord & San Jose
Tuesday, September 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: $6*
*$6 for adults on Tuesday nights. Kids are $2
| Solano 2 Drive In
$6 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 movie fun. West Wind Drive In Locations Solano Drive-In – 1611 Solano Way, Concord Capitol Drive-In – 3630 Hillcap ...Every Tuesday

Wednesday, September 28

Masonic Avenue Cleanup
Masonic Avenue Cleanup
Help us clean up Masonic Ave from Geary to Euclid. Meet on the sidewalk in front of Trader Joe’s (3 Masonic Ave). All supplies provided. Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page (https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/481533/) or email info@refuserefusesf.org with event name.
Nuthouse at The Golden Squirrel: No-Cover Comedy Show (Oakland)
Wednesday, September 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*No Cover or minimums / Suggested Donation $10-20 a person
| The Golden Squirrel
Nuthouse at The Golden Squirrel: No-Cover Comedy Show (Oakland)

Every Saturday at 8:30 and Wednesday at 8:00, be entertained by some of the best local and touring comedians at Rockridge’s favorite gastropub, The Golden Squirrel. Past comics have been featured on Netflix, Comedy Central, HBO, Amazon Prime, Conan, James Corden, and more. The show ...Every Wednesday

Thursday, September 29

FREE: Oakland Comedy Night at “Golden State Lounge”
FREE: Oakland Comedy Night at "Golden State Lounge"

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 venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show ...

“Healthy Living Festival” at Oakland Zoo (Free for Seniors)
Thursday, September 29 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free event for seniors 55+ living in Alameda County
| Oakland Zoo
"Healthy Living Festival" at Oakland Zoo (Free for Seniors)
Oakland Zoo is excited to host its 13th year as the event location for the “Healthy Living Festival,” presented by the United Seniors of Oakland and Alameda County, on Thursday, September 29th, from 9 am to 2 pm. This year’s event will take place live ...
Alameda Marketplace Rooftop Honey Harvest
Thursday, September 29 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Alameda Natural Grocery
Alameda Marketplace Rooftop Honey Harvest
Alameda Marketplace Honey is back!!! It’s time to harvest the honey your local Alameda bees have been working hard at making. We’re expecting several hundred pounds of the good stuff, and you’re invited to see the process of the frames been scraped, extracted, drained, and filtered right ...

Friday, September 30

“Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid” Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)
"Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid" Fall Block Party + DJs (Oakland)

Reconnect with family, friends, and community at OMCA every Friday night – a weekly free outdoor experience with food trucks and music. These free events provide a gathering place to come together each week, including live music, hands-on activities, Off the Grid food trucks, and ...Every Friday

FREE: Oakland’s HellaSecret Comedy & Cocktails (2022)
FREE: Oakland's HellaSecret Comedy & Cocktails (2022)

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 venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show ...

“Drawn Together” Adults-Only Art Evening at Children’s Fairyland (Oakland)
"Drawn Together" Adults-Only Art Evening at Children's Fairyland (Oakland)
Join us for art, drinks and delightful encounters at Drawn Together, an intimate, grown-ups only event at Children’s Fairyland. On Friday, Sept. 30, from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., art lovers are invited to enjoy a magical evening at the park and watch in awe as 50 local ...
Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)
Friday, September 30 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, weather permitting.
| Chabot Space & Science Center
Free Telescope Viewings + Outdoor Star Party at Chabot (Oakland)

Join Chabot astronomers on the Observatory Deck for a free telescope viewing! Weather permitting, this is a chance to explore stars, planets and more through Chabot’s historic telescopes. Chabot’s three large historic telescopes offer a unique way to experience the awe and wonder of the ...Every Friday

Saturday, October 1

2022 “Oaktoberfest in the Dimond” Craft Beer Festival + Street Fair (Oct. 1-2)
Saturday, October 1 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission for all ages; discount drink and dining packages for sale online
| Dimond District (Oakland)
2022 "Oaktoberfest in the Dimond" Craft Beer Festival + Street Fair (Oct. 1-2)

Oaktoberfest turns 15! Oakland’s two-day, family-friendly festival celebrates craft beer, music, art, ecology, and Oakland in a big way! S Spanning over a full weekend of fun, Oaktoberfest offers the The Smoakland Blue Dream Main Stage along with four stages of music and dance performances, ...

FREE: Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy
FREE: Oakland Comedy Saturday Night @ Secret Speakeasy

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 venue and you’ll get an email with the secret location. This HellaSecret comedy show ...

“Science in the Park” at Cal State East Bay (Hayward)
Saturday, October 1 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Completely Free
| Cal State East Bay
"Science in the Park" at Cal State East Bay (Hayward)
Science in the Park is a bi-ennial event hosted by Alameda County Supervisor Richard Valle. It is an opportunity for the community to learn more about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), the environment, and health, while having fun and supporting the school districts in District ...