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October 24 @ 10:00 am - October 25 @ 4:00 pm
Manifesta Salon
831 Broadway, Oakland,
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Manifesta Salon will be putting on a public event that will mark their official business launch! Mayor Jean Quan, Rebecca Kaplan and Libby Schaaf will attend a Candidates Forum where they will discuss Small Business in Oakland. Other activities include a “Barbering Battle,” Panel Discussions of Beauty & Wellness through the Lens of Art; and Entrepreneurialism in Oakland and More. Collaborative businesses including a baker and a Scavenger Hunt with jPrizes. The business model for their new Manifesta Salon is…

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Dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac

October 24 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays

Enjoy dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac. Take a walk through history with a docent led tour of FDR’s Floating White House. Print this entry

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TURF Dancing for kids and adults

October 24 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Every Friday
Flight Deck
1540 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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taught by Jeriel and Omar Bey. Print this entry

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Free

Reflections of Healing Celebration and Mural Unveiling

October 24 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oakland Museum of California
1000 Oak St., Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Join OMCA for the public unveiling of Reflections of Healing, a large-scale art installation created by artist and educator Brett Cook with participation from the community. The installation features portraits of notable Oakland healers, who through practice or legacy demonstrate healing in their work as chefs, educators, activists, artists, musicians, and more. Join the celebration on the Museum side of 12th Street/Lake Merritt Boulevard, and enjoy music, wellness activities, art making. The celebration takes place during Friday Nights @ OMCA,…

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Wine Down Wednesdays

October 24 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every Wednesday
Bocanova
55 Webster St, Oakland, CA 94607 United States

Guest will enjoy half off all bottled wines at Bocanova. Every Wednesday. Print this entry

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The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show

October 24 @ 7:15 pm - 10:15 pm
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Fridays
Waterfront Hotel
10 Washington St, Oakland, 94607 United States
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The Dinner Detective is America’s largest murder mystery comedy dinner show! Guests will take part in solving a hilarious murder case while enjoying a delicious four-course plated dinner, at the Waterfront Hotel. A tantalizing prize package will be awarded to the Top Sleuth of the evening at this show where everyone is a suspect! Print this entry

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House of Usher: 2014 Reunion Day 1 and Day 2

October 24 @ 9:00 pm - October 25 @ 12:00 am
The Uptown Nightclub
1928 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94612 United States

Day 1 entertainment features Industrial bands & DJ’s. Industrial/Electronic/Goth Print this entry

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$275

An Introduction to Acting

October 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Every Saturday
Flight Deck
1540 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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If you have a passion for acting, writing, performing, or storytelling this is the perfect launching pad to give your passion the skills to get started! In this dynamic class, you will learn how to free yourself from self-consciousness, awaken your senses, turn your emotions into actions, and create compelling, believable, three-dimensional characters. Learning about acting is fun, but performing is thrilling, which is why this class culminates with a Showcase performance before family and friends. “Find yourself in your…

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Tribune Tavern’s Bottomless Mimosas Saturday Brunch

October 25 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Weekly
Tribune Tavern
401 13th Street, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Tribune Tavern is hosting Bottomless Mimosas every Saturday from 10:30am-3pm. Only $15 with a purchase of an entree. Print this entry

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BLOCK PARTY

October 25 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Unnamed Venue
23rd Avenue between International and E.12th St, Oakland, CA United States
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This Block Party on 23rd Avenue is the first of a series of community cultural events being planned by EastSide Arts Alliance and partner organizations. Join them as they shut down 23rd Avenue and have a neighborhood celebration commemorating the 50th anniversaries of the Black & Chicano Arts Movements. Featuring The Howard Wiley Trio, Fua dia Congo, NAKA & Deep Waters Dance Theaters, local artisan & food vendors, kids activities and a beautiful mural unveiling! Print this entry

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$50

Beer and Sausage Tour

October 25 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
See.Eat.Love Local Food Tours
Lake Park Ave, Oakland, CA 94610 United States
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Fall is upon us! Let’s celebrate Oktoberfest Oakland style! Join us as we take a walking tour through three distinct Oakland neighborhoods: the Warehouse District, Old Oakland and Uptown. Along the way we will stop at several watering holes and restaurants to sample the best beers and pub fare this great city has to offer. Two days only – October 18th or October 25th Save your spot today! Print this entry

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The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show

October 25 @ 6:15 pm - 9:15 pm
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Every week on Saturday until October 31, 2014
Waterfront Hotel
10 Washington St, Oakland, 94607 United States
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The Dinner Detective is America’s largest murder mystery comedy dinner show! Guests will take part in solving a hilarious murder case while enjoying a delicious four-course plated dinner, at the Waterfront Hotel. A tantalizing prize package will be awarded to the Top Sleuth of the evening at this show where everyone is a suspect! Print this entry

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Animal Encounters in the Clorox Wildlife Theatre

October 25 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until October 31, 2014
Oakland Zoo
9777 Golf Links Rd., Oakland, 94605 United States
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“Animal Encounters” live animal presentation happens each Saturday and Sunday at 11:30am and 12:15pm. This program runs April through October. Presentations are weather dependent. Times may vary from season to season, please check our Calendar of Events for specific details. All shows are free with Zoo Admission. Contact Felicia Walker at felicia@oaklandzoo.org. Print this entry

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Farmer’s Market

October 26
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Every Sunday
Jack London Square
Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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The Farmers’ Market offers the best of California’s agricultural bounty direct from the farmer to you. You’ll find fruits, vegetables, greens, nuts, as well as freshly baked breads and pastries, delicious specialty foods, fresh flowers and much more. Print this entry

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Temescal Farmer’s Market

October 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Every Sunday

Please join us year ’round and enjoy what there is to offer each season at the Urban Village Farmers’ Markets. Come shop, sample, and stroll, while listening to some great live music. It will make your day! Print this entry

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Dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac

October 26 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays

Enjoy dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac. Take a walk through history with a docent led tour of FDR’s Floating White House. Print this entry

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Animal Encounters in the Clorox Wildlife Theatre

October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until October 31, 2014
Oakland Zoo
9777 Golf Links Rd., Oakland, 94605 United States
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“Animal Encounters” live animal presentation happens each Saturday and Sunday at 11:30am and 12:15pm. This program runs April through October. Presentations are weather dependent. Times may vary from season to season, please check our Calendar of Events for specific details. All shows are free with Zoo Admission. Contact Felicia Walker at felicia@oaklandzoo.org. Print this entry

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$65

Tastes of Fall Beer Dinner

October 28 @ 6:00 pm - October 29 @ 6:00 pm
Kincaids
1 Franklin St., Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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A five course dinner prepared by Executive Chef Raul Hernandez and paired with 5 award-winning libations brewed by Altamont Beer Works. Print this entry

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$129.50, $85.50 & $55.50

Bob Dylan

October 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Paramount Theatre
2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Legendary rocker BOB DYLAN and his band will perform THREE NIGHTS at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland! Bob Dylan’s career has lasted the better part of fifty years now. He has remained not only active for almost all of that period, but controversial. He is one of the greatest American songwriters. But he’d be the first to tell you that he is part of a long line, one link in an endless chain. You can follow his influence backward or…

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Dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac

October 29 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays

Enjoy dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac. Take a walk through history with a docent led tour of FDR’s Floating White House. Print this entry

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Paws on the Square in Oakland

October 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every Wednesday of October
Jack London Square
Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Pet owners and their pups are invited to enjoy festive, four-legged fun at Jack London Square’s Paws on the Square! This month-long series will fill the Oakland waterfront with free tips, tricks and puppy pampering on Wednesday evenings including doggy treats, pet psychics, educational pet programming, pet photos, Oakland Police Department K-9 demonstrations, patio pooch drink specials and more. Locals or visitors can bike, ferry, BART or drive to Jack London Square. Print this entry

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Paws on the Square

October 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every Wednesday of October
Jack London Square
Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Pet owners and their pups are invited to enjoy festive, four-legged fun at Jack London Square’s Paws on the Square! This month-long series will fill the Oakland waterfront with free tips, tricks and puppy pampering on Wednesday evenings including doggy treats, pet psychics, a canine circus, dog walkers, caricature artists, doggie musical chairs, educational pet programming, canine massages, pet photos, patio pooch drink specials and more. Locals or visitors can bike, ferry, BART or drive to Jack London Square. Print…

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$50

Drake’s Beer Pairing Dinner

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - October 30 @ 1:00 am
Lungomare
1 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Chef Craig DiFonzo is at it again, this time paining his amazing cuisine with a hand curated selection of beer from Drake’s Brewery. Each beer was selected by Chef to accompany the four courses he is creating for your enjoyment. $50 per person, limited to 30 persons so reserve now! Print this entry

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Free

Passages on the Lake

October 29 @ 7:00 pm - December 30 @ 12:00 am
The Terrace Room Lake Merritt Hotel
1800 Madison ST, Oakland, 94612
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Presented by ROAR and The Lake Merritt, this event is a sophisticated, spoken word showcase featuring the most talented storytellers, writers, and musicians in the Bay Area.  For more information on the performers, go to our Public Events Calendar at www.thelakemerritt.com/public-events.html.   Admission for this event is free.  Enjoy dinner and/or cocktails with a stunning view of LakeMerritt while enjoying the very cutting edge of an old art in a new medium.  The Terrace Room Restaurant & Bar is located in The Lake Merritt. Please RSVP…

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$129.50, $85.50 & $55.50

Bob Dylan

October 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Paramount Theatre
2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Legendary rocker BOB DYLAN and his band will perform THREE NIGHTS at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland! Bob Dylan’s career has lasted the better part of fifty years now. He has remained not only active for almost all of that period, but controversial. He is one of the greatest American songwriters. But he’d be the first to tell you that he is part of a long line, one link in an endless chain. You can follow his influence backward or…

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$129.50, $85.50 & $55.50

Bob Dylan

October 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Paramount Theatre
2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Legendary rocker BOB DYLAN and his band will perform THREE NIGHTS at the Paramount Theatre in Oakland! Bob Dylan’s career has lasted the better part of fifty years now. He has remained not only active for almost all of that period, but controversial. He is one of the greatest American songwriters. But he’d be the first to tell you that he is part of a long line, one link in an endless chain. You can follow his influence backward or…

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Dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac

October 31 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays

Enjoy dockside Tours of the Presidential Yacht USS Potomac. Take a walk through history with a docent led tour of FDR’s Floating White House. Print this entry

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TURF Dancing for kids and adults

October 31 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Every Friday
Flight Deck
1540 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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taught by Jeriel and Omar Bey. Print this entry

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Free

Halloween Happy Hour and Costume Party

October 31 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tribune Tavern
401 13th Street, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Tribune Tavern presents Halloween Happy Hour Party and Costume Contest. Come join us for food, music, and spooky cocktail specials! Best costume wins dinner for two at Tribune Tavern. Print this entry

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Wine Down Wednesdays

October 31 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every Wednesday
Bocanova
55 Webster St, Oakland, CA 94607 United States

Guest will enjoy half off all bottled wines at Bocanova. Every Wednesday. Print this entry

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The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show

October 31 @ 7:15 pm - 10:15 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Fridays
Waterfront Hotel
10 Washington St, Oakland, 94607 United States
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The Dinner Detective is America’s largest murder mystery comedy dinner show! Guests will take part in solving a hilarious murder case while enjoying a delicious four-course plated dinner, at the Waterfront Hotel. A tantalizing prize package will be awarded to the Top Sleuth of the evening at this show where everyone is a suspect! Print this entry

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$10

Naughty vs. Nice

October 31 @ 10:00 pm - November 1 @ 1:30 am
Era Art Bar & Lounge
19 Grand Ave., Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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DJ DC of KMEL will be busting out the spooky tunes that make you swoon! Annual Costume Contest will be taking place – so go all out and come strut your stuff. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place Judging starts at 11pm Print this entry

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19th Annual Dia de los Muertos Festival

November 1
Fruitvale Village
3301 E 12th St, Oakland, CA 94601 United States

The Fruitvale Día de los Muertos festival is one of the biggest and oldest festivals in the bay area- each year drawing 60,000- 80,000 people to Fruitvale to enjoy vendors, music, dance and folkloric art, and to celebrate this great Latin American tradition. Print this entry

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$275

An Introduction to Acting

November 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Every Saturday
Flight Deck
1540 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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If you have a passion for acting, writing, performing, or storytelling this is the perfect launching pad to give your passion the skills to get started! In this dynamic class, you will learn how to free yourself from self-consciousness, awaken your senses, turn your emotions into actions, and create compelling, believable, three-dimensional characters. Learning about acting is fun, but performing is thrilling, which is why this class culminates with a Showcase performance before family and friends. “Find yourself in your…

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$5

Paramount Theatre Public Tour

November 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Paramount Theatre
2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Come tour the Paramount Theatre, learn about its’ fascinating history and take a peak behind-the-scenes. No reservations are necessary and cameras are allowed. Tours begin promptly at 10:00 am at the Box Office entrance on 21st Street near Broadway. The tour lasts about 2 hours and admission is $5.00 per person. Children must be at least 10 years old and chaperoned by an adult. Please note that some areas of the tour are not wheelchair accessible. Print this entry

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Tribune Tavern’s Bottomless Mimosas Saturday Brunch

November 1 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Weekly
Tribune Tavern
401 13th Street, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Tribune Tavern is hosting Bottomless Mimosas every Saturday from 10:30am-3pm. Only $15 with a purchase of an entree. Print this entry

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Free

“INK 180” Documentary Screening

November 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oakland City Church
2735 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94609 United States
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The documentary “INK 180” features tattoo artist Chris Baker and his clients—human trafficking survivors and former gang members. His free tattoo removals/ cover-ups eliminate the painful, and sometimes life-threatening, reminders of their pasts. Q & A session will follow screening. RSVP at info@tln.com. Print this entry

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Farmer’s Market

November 2
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Every Sunday
Jack London Square
Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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The Farmers’ Market offers the best of California’s agricultural bounty direct from the farmer to you. You’ll find fruits, vegetables, greens, nuts, as well as freshly baked breads and pastries, delicious specialty foods, fresh flowers and much more. Print this entry

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Temescal Farmer’s Market

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Sunday

Please join us year ’round and enjoy what there is to offer each season at the Urban Village Farmers’ Markets. Come shop, sample, and stroll, while listening to some great live music. It will make your day! Print this entry

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$15

Mozart Requiem

November 2 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church
1801 Lacassie Ave., Walnut Creek, CA 94596 United States
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The talented young musicians of the Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra present their first concert of the season alongside the Oakland Symphony Chorus. Omid Zoufonoun, the Youth Orchestra’s new Principal Conductor, makes his debut on a program featuring the glorious Mozart Requiem and selections from Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite. Jessica Cao, winner of the Youth Orchestra’s concerto competition, joins the orchestra to reprise her prize-winning performance of Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 2. Also on the program is Komm süsser Tod by Bach.…

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Trivia at The Terrace Room

November 4 @ 3:30 am - 5:30 am
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Every month on the first Monday until December 31, 2014
The Terrace Room Lake Merritt Hotel
1800 Madison ST, Oakland, 94612
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In the tradition of pub trivia, The Terrace Room will be presenting this fun, informal night of food, drinks and friendly competition. Participants of all ages are welcome. The bar’s happy hour menu will be featured. $1 off pints, 2 for 1 wine glasses, and hefty appetizers. Print this entry

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Wine Down Wednesdays

November 7 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Every Wednesday
Bocanova
55 Webster St, Oakland, CA 94607 United States

Guest will enjoy half off all bottled wines at Bocanova. Every Wednesday. Print this entry

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$20 - $70

Tchaik 5 & Brothers in Arts

November 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Paramount Theatre
2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Multi-talented jazz artists Chris Brubeck and Guillaume Saint-James, whose fathers shared the same experience in France during World War II, team up to bring us this exciting new work for jazz quintet and orchestra. Written collaboratively as an homage to their fathers and a commemoration of the fateful events of D-Day, “Brothers in Arts” features the intriguing combination of trombone, saxophone, accordion, bass and drums with the rich, full sound of our outstanding orchestra and vocalists from Vocal Rush. Along…

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Temescal First Friday ArtWalk

November 8 @ 2:00 am - 5:00 am
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Every First Friday

Enjoy a great art walk along the Temescal Alley with wonderful galleries and shops. Every First Friday. Print this entry

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$275

An Introduction to Acting

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Every Saturday
Flight Deck
1540 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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If you have a passion for acting, writing, performing, or storytelling this is the perfect launching pad to give your passion the skills to get started! In this dynamic class, you will learn how to free yourself from self-consciousness, awaken your senses, turn your emotions into actions, and create compelling, believable, three-dimensional characters. Learning about acting is fun, but performing is thrilling, which is why this class culminates with a Showcase performance before family and friends. “Find yourself in your…

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Tribune Tavern’s Bottomless Mimosas Saturday Brunch

November 8 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly
Tribune Tavern
401 13th Street, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Tribune Tavern is hosting Bottomless Mimosas every Saturday from 10:30am-3pm. Only $15 with a purchase of an entree. Print this entry

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$25

Inaugural Oakland Treasure Hunt

November 8 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Frank H. Ogawa Plaza
1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Treasure hunting teams have three hours to solve clues leading to unique locations including obscure landmarks, forgotten architectural delights, and vestiges of Oakland’s colorful past. Players can come with a team already organized, or can join like-minded hunters at the event; it’s a great way to make new friends! Teams will gather at Frank Ogawa Plaza, receive their clue packet and map, then branch out around Oakland to complete the hunt. The first teams back with the highest number of…

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55 in advance / $70 at the door

6th Annual Dashe Cellars Paella Fiesta

November 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dashe Cellars Winery
55 4th Street, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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Master paella chef Gerard Nebesky will be back with his famous giant paella pans, buckets of ocean-fresh seafood, and all the makings of the best paella you’ve ever tasted. (For our non-seafood-loving fans, there will also be spicy sausage and chicken-based paella, and even a vegetarian paella option.) As in the past, this gala evening will also feature live Spanish music and Flamenco dancers, and an array of wine-paired Spanish cheeses. Taste all of our favorite Dashe wines as well…

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Farmer’s Market

November 9
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Every Sunday
Jack London Square
Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland, CA 94607 United States
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The Farmers’ Market offers the best of California’s agricultural bounty direct from the farmer to you. You’ll find fruits, vegetables, greens, nuts, as well as freshly baked breads and pastries, delicious specialty foods, fresh flowers and much more. Print this entry

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Temescal Farmer’s Market

November 9 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every Sunday

Please join us year ’round and enjoy what there is to offer each season at the Urban Village Farmers’ Markets. Come shop, sample, and stroll, while listening to some great live music. It will make your day! Print this entry

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