New retail in Old Oakland – opening in time for your holiday shopping!

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. […]

Introducing Old Oakland’s “popuphood”

PSAI Old Oakland is excited to announce Old Oakland’s newest addition “popuphood”.  Popuphood has curated multiple retail shops to open in Old Oakland for a Grand Opening on December 9th, just in time for the Holiday shopping season. This critical mass benefits the already thriving restaurants and bars by increasing the neighborhood profile and positions Old […]

It’s snowing in Old Oakland!

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 […]

Oaklandish Opens 1st Retail Store at 1444 Broadway

Welcome to downtown Oakland, Oaklandish!  Popular “everything Oakland” website and merchandiser of all things Oaklandish opens its first retail store in downtown Oakland at 1444 Broadway. From the press release: “After 10 years of urban games, art events, farmers’ markets,and street fairs, Oaklandish is opening its first retail store and community space at 1444 Broadway […]

We Love Our Farmer’s Market…

Our popular Old Oakland Farmers market is a Friday must-do for folks in downtown Oakland. It is also a great example of how local involvement helps to make a community strong and enrich the lives of residents and visitors.  There is always interesting new street music to enjoy and of course, really fresh veggies, fruits, […]