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Oakland Chefs Serve Up Holiday Tips

As the holiday season approaches, join Nigel Jones, Intu-On Kornnawong, and Thomas Schnetz, three esteemed chefs hailing from the vibrant culinary scene of Oakland, as they open up about their cherished holiday traditions and the unique gems they've discovered in the city. From heartwarming…

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Great Holiday Markets in Oakland, CA

As the air turns crisp and the holiday spirit fills Oakland, we'll be your guide to the local gems that offer a unique shopping experience. From handmade crafts to delectable treats, these holiday markets are a treasure trove of homemade goods that will delight even the most discerning shopper. So…

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The Town Talks Shop

Visit Oakland asked community leaders and partners in The Town to share their holiday gift recommendations. Since we always Think Oakland First – this wonderful group was more than happy to offer suggestions to support The Town’s entrepreneurial spirit and celebrate our Oakland businesses. Their…

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Holiday Events in Oakland, California

It's the holiday season here in Oakland, California! Plan a visit to The Town and you will find plenty of ways to get in the holiday spirit! Here’s a list for holiday shopping, and more to get you started! Get your calendar out, select the holiday events that look the most fun for you and your…

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Vintage Treasure Hunt Through Oakland

Oakland is certainly not a one-note town - its diversity and multicultural tapestry are legendary, and the creativity that flows from that influences everything in the city, including the vintage clothing stores. And those aren’t one note either. Almost all feature additional temptations including…

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Made in Oakland, California

Oaklanders are a crafty bunch who are working diligently to bring manufacturing back to their home town. And they are succeeding. Check out these made-in-town pieces to get a taste of Oaklands manufacturer spirit! Clothing McMullen Founded in 2007 by Sherri McMullen in Oakland, McMullen is an all…

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