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 this month. Explore the list and map out your month:
September 1-5, Ukraine Relief Fundraiser. Our neighbor, California Canoe & Kayak. is raffling off a custom Ukrainian-themed Hobie Mirage Compass kayak. From now until September 5th purchase tickets for a chance to WIN, 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Revived Soldiers Ukraine.
September 2, Oakland First Fridays – Oakland Proud. September is Oakland Pride Month and Oakland boasts the third-highest rate of LGBT-headed families in America.
September 2, One Too Many at Crooked City Cider Tap House. Comedy and cider are the perfect mix.
September 4, 11, 18, 25, Water St. Makers. Happening every Sunday from 11am-4pm in the historic Jack London Square, located on the water in Oakland.
September 4, The '90s Experience Day Party Cruise Yacht Party. Departing from Jack London Square, this cruise is filled with views, feel-good throwbacks, dancing, food, drinks, and '90s themed cocktails.
September 5, Hiero Day 2022. Hiero Day is a Hip-Hop Holiday and Block Party celebrating independent hip-hop collective hieroglyphics & independent music everywhere.
September 5, 12, 19, 26, Salsa Mondays. Enjoy views at Township Commons for Beginning Level 6:30-7:30pm, Intermediate Level 7:30-8:30pm.
September 9, Paint 'N Sip by Oakland First Fridays. Just one of the many ways we want to continue building community and campaigning to keep Oakland First Fridays alive!
September 10, The Oakland Pride Run + Wellness Expo 2022. Oakland pride fun run (walk, roll, sit + cheer) + wellness expo.
September 10, Dockside Tour on Franklin D. Roosevelt's historic Floating White House. Experience an intimate and informative dockside tour of this unique vessel led by a knowledgeable docent.
September 11, Sunset Sundays. Enjoy the Bay Area's best bands and musicians on the majestic Oakland waterfront.
September 12, Sizzling Salsa Series. Join Classpop at Township Commons and learn to master basic steps and exciting choreography in a dance class that is perfect for beginners and experienced dancers alike.
September 15, 22 + 29, Fall Waterfront Flicks. Bring a blanket and head to Jack London Square’s Marina Lawn located near Heinold's for the Fall Movie Nights.
September 17, I Heart Oakland-Alameda Estuary Garbage Cleanup. Go on a Grand-Garbage-Go-Getting-Adventure. "On the Water" volunteers can rent discounted kayaks from California Canoe & Kayak to paddle to hard-to-reach garbage hotspots.
September 17, Cruise on SF Bay's historic presidential yacht, USS Potomac. Enjoy a two–hour narrated History cruise from Jack London Square focusing on the history of the Bay and many of the sights.
September 23, A's Fireworks and Drone Light Shows. Sit in awe on the field as you watch Oakland A's fireworks and drone shows after the game.
September 23, 25th Year Anniversary Gala at Scott's Seafood Grill. The Celebration will include a reception, dinner, program, live auction, awards and entertainment.
September 25, Sunset Sundays. Enjoy the Bay Area's best bands and musicians on the majestic Oakland waterfront.
Select days in September, Outdoor Vinyasa at Brooklyn Basin. Join the fun of an Outdoor Class at Brooklyn Basin in Oakland. Flow next to the Bay with the sea breeze in your hair and the sunshine on your skin.
Sundays, Jack London Square Farmers' Market. Founded in 1989, the Jack London Square Farmers Market has deep roots in Oakland, offering local produce and food craft products. The Market provides a weekly opportunity for the community to enjoy a variety of vendors along the beautiful waterfront property. Market hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Sunday.
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