Bike to Work Day “after party” returns to Old Oakland – May 8, 2014

Don’t forget, Bike to Work Day is Thursday, May 8th! Once again Bike East Bay will be hosting hundreds of Energizer Stations throughout the East Bay, distributing goodie bags and celebrating the joy of biking. Last year over 15,000 cyclists participated throughout Bike to Work Day. We had a record number of children bike to […]

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. […]

Donato Scotti’s “Desco” set to open in Old Oakland for lunch and dinner

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, […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Please join us in saying farewell to two of our popuphood tenants, McMullen Boutiques and Piper & John Goods.  We will miss them greatly and appreciate their participation and dedication to the neighborhood and community. We are very excited to continue working with popuphood whom is finalizing plans for two more new […]

Exciting Retail Changes in Old Oakland!

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 […]