Art Festival at Jack London Square

Head to nearby Jack London Square and join the FREE fun-filled Art Festival on Saturday, May 14th, from 1pm to 4pm located on Restaurant Row near Farmhouse Kitchen Thai Cuisine. Here are the details from the Jack London Square event site: A dozen world-renowned chalk artists – including a number from the Bay Area –…

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Celebrate Black Restaurant Week

We all know how amazing our local food scene is and love it when the dedication and effort of those restaurants is showcased.  Join the fun and celebrate Black Restaurant Week, which runs May 13th – 22nd (yes it’s over a week but the deliciousness couldn’t be represented in only 7 days).    Black Restaurant…

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Bike to Wherever Day 2022

Time to grab those bikes and explore the East Bay.  When you live at Orion, you have easy access to Oakland waterfront trails as well as the scenic Bay Trail, which connects the entire region. The whole month of May is Bike Month and Bike to Wherever Day 2022 is Friday, May 20! It’s the Bay…

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Experience the Local Art Scene at Art Route Oakland

Whether you are a long-time Oakland art enthusiast, curious traveler, or new local resident, Art Route Oakland will help you cultivate exciting connections with Oakland’s small art businesses and artists. Art Route Oakland begins May 6.  When it is time to play, be sure to pick up your official Art Route Oakland Map at any…

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The Orion Oakland Agenda

Orion is perfectly located to enjoy all of the East Bay fun. We’ve rounded up some local activities that we’re looking forward to in May. Explore the list and map out your month: May 1, Sunset Sundays: Imagine: Nation. Afro – Soul & Kora Concert at Rocky’s Market Brooklyn Basin. May 6, Oakland First Fridays…

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Orion Rooftop – Life From A New Perspective

There is no better way to spend a sunny day along the scenic Oakland Waterfront than high atop Orion.  Designed to blend opportunities for urban convenience and community with moments of relaxing retreat, Orion is filled with amenities to provide every comfort of a modern home on the Oakland waterfront…and beyond. Designed for year-round pleasure,…

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Oakland Cocktail Week Returns

Oakland Cocktail Week 2022 returns to The East Bay and will take place May 2nd-8th.  With over 70 venues, this year looks as if it will be the biggest and best Cocktail Week yet! Oakland Cocktail Week celebrates Oakland's unique cocktail heritage and community from its loyal patrons to small business owners to bartenders and…

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Township Commons in the News

We all love and enjoy the beauty that is Township Commons at Brooklyn Basin.  But did you know that a lot of work went into its planning in order to make it a wonderful place for all.  Here is a little planning insight of all of the work that went into its design and creation,…

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April East Bay Events

Orion is perfectly located to enjoy all of the East Bay fun. We’ve rounded up some few local activities that we’re looking forward to this month. Explore the list and map out your month: April 1, Balkan Dance Party. Rocky’s Market Brooklyn Basin kicks off its spring season with the beloved Bay Area Balkan music…

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HEAD WEST Marketplace at Hangar 1 Distillery

The weather and the events scene is warming up in the East Bay.  HEAD WEST Marketplace at Hangar 1 Distillery returns to nearby Alameda Island for 2022.  Beginning this Sunday, March 20, visitors can shop locals makers from HEAD WEST Marketplace, plants from Gardeneur, drinks from Hangar 1 Distillery, and food from Eat Real Fest. (Welcome back…

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