2532 Castro Valley Blvd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Phone: (510) 538-9501
Fax: (510) 538-9487
This complex is mainly for the Castro Valley High School football, track and soccer teams. The main stadium can hold up to 4500 spectators, sporting a turf ground and making it playable even in wet weather.
The Bal Theatre in San Leandro donned a new avatar after years of closure. Bought over by the dashing entrepreneur Dan Dillman, it hosts live music and comedy nights, screenings of independent and foreign films, Spanish classes and private events. Audiences love this theater for the sheer luxury it affords them in terms of spacious aisles, ample legroom, an impressive stage layout and refreshment stands. Check their website calendar for a list of upcoming events.
5000 seats for any East Bay fan on track and field, football or soccer. Located right next to the baseball diamond.
As part of the successful Cinemark cinema chain, Century 25 in Union City has a lot to offer the moviegoer in the Bay Area. With many screens to choose from, you won't miss out on any of the new titles and blockbuster hits plus a few of the obscure films not showcased at smaller theaters. Don't forget the popcorn and candy!
Costing USD25.5 million when first built in 1966, the Coliseum underwent renovations and became home to the Oakland Athletics, the Oakland Raiders and the Golden State Warriors. Fans gather well in advance of home games for all-out tailgate parties in the parking lot. Once inside, fans take their seats in the 50,000 capacity facility and enjoy the modern facilities and top notch sports action. The Oracle Arena, adjacent to the Coliseum, also hosts exciting events like concerts and the circus.
Oakport Street is one of the liveliest streets in Oakland. Surrounded by cafes, bars and a pulsating nightlife district, it is little wonder that this street plays host to numerous cultural and community events. A number of concerts are regular occurrences here too.
An endeavor of the renowned James Logan High School, the Center for the Performing Arts is a cultural center. In a bid, to encourage its students to go beyond the routine classroom learning, this center was started. It features a stage and also conducts art classes on a regular basis. Concerts, drama, art events and other activities pertaining to performing arts are an integral part of the Center for the Performing Arts. For more details, check website.
Regents Theater is located at The Holy Names University. The University rents it for your meetings, performances, conferences or events. With state-of-the-art facilities and modern equipment, these multi-purpose theaters are well suited for the above mentioned occasions. Equipped with high standard lighting and sound technologies that satisfy, the Regent Theater can seat up to 390 people.
Homeish aims to create a friendly and vibrant atmosphere for touring bands where they can perform, create new music and rest well. This DIY space has held many concerts featuring alternative rock musicians. Some of their past line ups are Dream Trees, Forest Floor and Jellyhead.
Come to Woodminster Amphitheater and enjoy a magical performance under a star studded sky. Set in the Joaquin Miller Park, the place has a serene ambiance with a lot of picnic spots, trails for walking and greenery. Host to a number of plays and performances, the venue is a popular hub among the local youths. One can even head down for a walk on the grounds after a performance.
Tommy T's is a Northern Californian staple on the comedy club circuit due to its lively atmosphere and ability to draw a crowd. Some of the best traveling comedians swing through here a few times a year and many shows sell-out quickly. The club is also a restaurant, primarily steakhouse offerings but have a few weekly specials like Spaghetti Tuesdays. There is a two item minimum for all show guests so it is best to eat here if you don't drink alcohol. The calendar is constantly changing and the acts are always fresh so check out the venue website for full details and tickets.
This stadium is located in the campus of St Mary's College, which is nestled in the foothills of Mt. Diablo, California. The stadium is not only used for college sports, but also local competitions and inter-state sports events. Men and women's volleyball and basketball teams often compete here at the national level. Tickets are available at the venue.