Things To Do
- 100 Things To Do
- Arts & Culture
- Cannabis in Oakland
- Family Fun
- LGBTQ In Oakland
Shopping & Leisure
Sports & Outdoors
Tours & Experiences
- Calendar of Events
- Oakland First Friday Street Festival
- Oakland Restaurant Week
- A's Fanfest
- Chinatown Lunar New Year Bazaar
- Black Joy Parade
- Oakland Running Festival
- Oakland Art Month
- Oakland Greek Festival
- Art & Soul Festival
- Laurel StreetFair World Music Festival
- Oaktown Half Marathon
- Chinatown Street Festival
- Oakland Triathlon
- Hiero Day
- Oakland Pride Parade & Festival
- Eat Real Festival
- Oakland Cocktail Week
- Rolling Loud Music Festival
- Oaktoberfest in the Dimond
- Oakland Black Cowboy Parade
- Autumn Lights Festival
- Dia de los Muertos Festival
- Black Restaurant Week
- Graham Lustig’s The Nutcracker
- Submit an Event
Food & Drink
Oakland From Home
Updated: January 19, 2021
Open Businesses & Safe Activities
Please call ahead for updated hours of operation prior to visiting.
Reopening and Health Guidance
Official Public Health Resources
- See the John Hopkins University COVID-19 Dashboard for latest COVID-19 information from around the world.
- Click here for the latest update from the California Department of Health.
- Click here for the latest update from the World Health Organization.
- Read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Worker Safety and Support guidelines.
City and County Reopening Resources
- Learn about how Oakland International Airport will continue providing inbound and departing flights and has instituted a Resiliency Task Force to examine all aspects of the Airport’s management and operations, including minimizing the spread of COVID-19.
- Find County resources for businesses, including fillable social distancing protocol templates in multiple languages.
State Reopening Resources
- Learn about travel updates in California by checking out Visit California.
- Read the California State Government Industry Guidance.
- Read the California Public Health Officials provide COVID Update.
- Hoteliers: Read the Guidance for Hoteliers from the California Hotel & Lodging Association.
- Find industry-specific checklists.
National Reopening Resources
- Learn about the High-Level Travel Industry Guidelines.
- Restauranteurs: Read the Guide for Restauranteurs by the National Restaurant Association.
- Learn more about the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds Resources.
International Reopening Resources
Read the Best Practices for Retail Centers by the International Council for Shopping Centers: Retail Centers.
Small Business Resources
- Oakland Business Assistance Center
- Oakland Technical Assistance Program to Support Small Businesses
- Oakland COVID-19 Relief Fund
- California Restaurant Association Foundation Grants
- Restaurants Care
- Facebook Small Business Loans
- Google Support for Small Businesses
- U.S. Small Business Administration Disaster Loans
- Verizon Small Business Recovery Fund