Are you searching for the perfect venue to host your upcoming holiday gathering? Look no further! In this blog, we're here to unveil a world of incredible offers that venues are extending, exclusively for your festive celebrations. From discounted rates to customized packages, these special offers are designed to make your holiday event in Oakland an unforgettable experience. Join us as we dive into the enticing offers available, and discover why now is the time to seize these opportunities for a truly memorable holiday gathering. Get ready to unlock the doors to an extraordinary celebration like no other!

AC Hotel Oakland Downtown

Don't settle for a typical end-of-year meeting venue. Elevate your company's gathering with the contemporary elegance and unbeatable location of AC Hotel Oakland Downtown. Book your event with them today and make lasting memories with your team. The AC Hotel is currently offering their Lake Room, Conference Space, with complimentary use of their Merritt Room for all upcoming meeting requests. Its Conference Space accommodates up to 18 people. The additional space is perfect for breaks, meals, and additional breakout.

Lake Room meeting room at the AC Hotel Downtown Oakland
Lake Room at AC Hotel Downtown Oakland


Nestled in the Jack London District,  Bloc15 offers a unique and vibrant space that will make your holiday celebration unforgettable. With its modern industrial design, this venue effortlessly blends elegance with a touch of edginess, providing the perfect backdrop for your festive gathering. Bloc15 is currently offering a $500 discount for groups of 150 or more from November 2023 through January 2024.

Holiday Dragon Dance event at BLOC15
Holiday Event at BLOC15

Courtyard Oakland Downtown

The Courtyard Oakland Downtown is designed to bring your corporate gathering to life. With its sophisticated ambiance and modern amenities, our venue provides the perfect setting for a memorable and successful event. Courtyard Oakland Downtown is currently offering 20% off any holiday events.

Courtyard Downtown Hotel
Courtyard Oakland Downtown

Executive Inn & Suites

The Executive Inn & Suites, Oakland’s #1 best reviewed hotel, welcomes groups and events during the holidays with special incentives for your group. Should you opt to have a party at one of Oakland’s great venues, but still need sleeping rooms, the Executive Inn & Suites will provide ONE FREE ROOM for a group that books at least 10 rooms from November 1, 2023 to March 31, 2024.

Christmas Tree at the Executive Inn Hotel in Oakland California
Christmas Tree at the Excecutive Inn & Suites

Kissel Uptown Oakland

The Kissel Uptown Oakland offers a variety of fall and winter promotion, perfect for a holiday company gathering!

For Jingle & Mingle Holiday Parties, they provide a 50% discount on room rental with a minimum food/beverage spend of $65 per person. Additionally, the event planner receives a complimentary room for the night of the event, holiday-themed decorations are included, and guests can earn double World of Hyatt Points.

For groups with peak arrivals on Thursdays through Sundays, Kissel offers the Fall into Savings Group Promotion. This includes up to a 20% discount on group rates, a suite upgrade for the group contact/VIP based on availability (1 per 40 attendees), and reduced attrition to 70%. These promotions are valid for bookings made before November 30, 2023.

Kissel Hotel Uptown
Rooftop at the Kissel Uptown Oakland

Left Bank Brasserie

Left Bank Brasserie offers the perfect setting for your special occasion. Whether it’s small or large, business or social, they have a variety of event spaces to create a memorable dining experience.

Receive a Left Bank Gift Card at the end of your event to use on a future visit! For events hosted between November 25-30, you will receive a $100 Gift Card for each $1,000 food and beverage spent. For events between December 1-17, receive a $50 Gift Card for each $1,000 food and beverage spent. For events taking place between December 18-30, receive a $100 Gift Card for each $1,000 food and beverage spend. Offer valid for new bookings only, for events booked through October 21, 2023. Excludes holidays.

Private Dining Room at Left Bank in Jack London Square
Private Dining Room at Left Bank Brasserie

Oakland Marriott City Center

The Oakland Marriott City Center is the perfect venue for a holiday party because of its stunning event spaces, luxurious accommodations, and convenient downtown location that will create an unforgettable festive experience for all attendees. Reserve one of their prime event spaces now for November 2023, December 2023 or January 2024 and receive: A Gift Certificate for a One (1) Night Complimentary Stay.

Book your meeting with 50+ guest rooms on peak at the Oakland Marriott City Center and choose three (3) enhancements to elevate your experience:

  • Triple Marriott Bonvoy Points for the meeting planner
  • 3 Complimentary welcome amenities per 50 rooms contracted on peak
  • 15 % Discount on AV equipment pricing with exclusive use of in house AV Provider (excluding labor)
  • Complimentary Basic Meeting Room Internet up to 15m bps with exclusive use of in house AV Provider
  • 1 Junior Suite upgrade at Group Rate per 75 rooms contracted on peak
  • 10% Discount off Banquet Menu Pricing; Excluding Alcohol

Valid for contracts signed by December 31, 2023 that actualize between now and December 31, 2024, based on availability.

Marriott Meeting Room
Ballroom at the Oakland Marriott City Center


The Bridge Yard

Why settle for an ordinary venue when you can host your company's holiday party at The Bridge Yard? With its stunning views, impeccable service, and unparalleled attention to detail, it's the perfect place to celebrate the season in style. Book your event today and get ready for an unforgettable night of festivities that your colleagues will be talking about for years to come.

Save 10% on your booking for events that fall between Nov 2023 and Jan 2024 by mentioning Visit Oakland on your intro call.

Event at the Bridge Yard in Oakland California
Event space at The Bridge Yard

For questions on any of these offers, please email


Welcome to Oakland!

As a city that’s inspired every day by bringing our community together – we’re committed to bringing your attendees together for a meaningful, unprecedented meeting experience in our welcoming city.

Reach out to the team today to learn more about how we can assist you throughout your planning process and beyond!