Tag Archives: Oakland Waterfront

Summer Waterfront Movies at Jack London Square

Summer is officially here and that means it's time to join the summertime fun along the Oakland waterfront at the Jack London Square Summer Waterfront Flicks event.  This popular event is a great way to spend a warm summer evening while taking in an entertaining movie, all set to the backdrop of Jack London Square.…

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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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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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March Events Not to Miss

The local event scene is heating up with the approaching spring season.  Orion is perfectly located to enjoy all of the East Bay fun.  We’re rounded up a few local activities to get on your calendar this month. March 3, Blood Drive. Jack London Square has partnered up with Vitalant to host a Blood Drive on…

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I Heart Alameda/Oakland Estuary and You Can Too

Orion is located on the historic Oakland waterfront where work, play and the everyday are celebrated.  Here, you’ll find plenty of parks to stretch your legs – where natural beauty and unmatched sunsets never disappoint. When your front yard is the Oakland Estuary, you have a vested interest in keeping its natural beauty intact. Get…

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Up Your Shelfie Game

You read that right.  We are giving helpful hints to improve your shelfie game.   So what exactly is a shelfie? A shelfie is a picture of a shelf, especially a bookshelf that shows off your books, movies, art, collectibles and special belongings.  A shelfie can also be a proper selfie if you are in…

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Explore the Oakland Ale Trail

Oakland has an amazing beer and ale scene; it’s one of the best in the region. Rooted in the spirit of the city’s earliest manufacturers and can-do culture, Oakland’s brewers are developing flavor and style combinations making themselves unique in the increasingly crowded American craft beer scene.  Developed by Visit Oakland in collaboration with a…

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Welcome Your Guests With An Inviting Seasonal Wreath

With the holiday season upon us, you may be in the midst of creating your to-do list with menu planning and table settings, but don't overlook an opportunity to make a lasting impression before family and friends step through the door. A beautiful holiday wreath is the perfect warm welcome to adorn your Orion home. …

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‘Tis The Giving Season

'Tis the season of giving.  Living at Orion makes your holidays a breeze with our great neighbors.  Mere steps from Orion at Brooklyn Basin in 9th Avenue Terminal Building, we can conveniently shop Oaklandish, California Canoe & Kayak, plus enjoy foodie finds at Rocky’s Market Brooklyn Basin.  California Canoe & Kayak offers a variety of…

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