Old Oakland is gearing up for another successful plaid Friday! Shop local and save! Check it out here. Come and have some fun.
Old Oakland is excited to announce three new retail stores that are scheduled to open just in time for the holidays! Manifesta Salon Manifesta is opening on the corner of 9th and Broadway in Old Oakland the second week of December. We are thrilled to welcome KC, Lindsay and Mireya – three superb Berkeley stylists. […]
Congrats to these Old Oakland retailers featured in the September 2013 issues of Sunset Magazine — UmamiMart, Marion and Rose Workshop and Crown Nine! “When it comes to retail reinvention, the second time is a charm for Old Oakland.” Sunset Magazine, September 2013
Old Oakland is excited to welcome Donato Scotti and Desco to the neighborhood! Borgo Italia in Old Oakland has sold their business to South Bay Italian restaurateur Donato Scotti. A native Italian who runs the popular Donato Enoteca in Redwood City, Scotti will be opening up his own trattoria-style Italian eatery Desco this month. Scotti, […]
Thursday, May 9th was the annual “Bike to work day” and Old Oakland hosted the popular after party! Hundred’s of people rode their bikes to Old Oakland to celebrate this fun event!
As summer arrives, we are thrilled to announce some exciting new changes in Old Oakland! Long time tenant, B Restaurant has closed for business in Oakland. Although we are sad to see them leave, we are looking forward to welcoming a new Italian Bistro, Borgo Italia! We are VERY excited for this new venture and look forward to delicious, authentic […]
Please join us on Friday, May 4th from 5pm – 10pm as we close 9th Street and celebrate six months of popuphood success with Music and free visual art displays. MUSIC DJ Hakobo is the owner of Som Bar and co-creator Wonder-Full. Hakobo has an open ear to emergent electronic styles. The John Brother’s Piano […]
Please join the neighborhood for the 2012 Oakland Running Festival! Below are all the details: WHAT:(Distances: Marathon, Half-Marathon, Hawaiian Airlines 4-Person Team Relay, Oakland Tribune 5K and Lucky Kids Fun Run) 3RD ANNUAL OAKLAND RUNNING FESTIVAL WHO: 9,000 runners of all ages and abilities from 40+ states and 6 foreign countries WHERE: (All races […]
Happy New Year! Below is the link to the newsletter the Downtown Community Benefit District puts out each quarter. Old Oakland’s popuphood is mentioned and we had a very successful holiday season! If you have not had a chance to visit the new retail shops, please stop in when you have a chance! Greetings from Downtown […]
For one night in October, it snowed in Old Oakland….. well, technically it was biodegradable bubbles that were designed to look like snow! Park Place pictures returned again to Old Oakland this year to shoot a new holiday Lincoln car commercial. They love the Old Oakland buildings and the large sidewalks that mimic New York and […]