Things to do in San Francisco East Bay

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    Oracle Arena

    Oracle Arena

    Ranked #1 overall in Oakland things to do
    81 reviews
    Sports,Stadium,Baseball Stadium,Basketball Stadium,Football Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureNightlife

    Disclaimer: I have only attended concerts here, not sporting events. Ingress and egress alone will give you a workout. Amenities and acoustics are okay. If your budget's already been busted ...

  • 2
    Lake Merritt

    Lake Merritt

    Ranked #2 overall in Oakland things to do
    59 reviews
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Living by the lake is peaceful. Walking around the lake at different hours is also AMAZING! Definitely recommend this for explorers, runners, families, or anyone who wants to clear their ...

  • 3
    Greek Theater

    Greek Theater

    Ranked #1 overall in Berkeley things to do
    58 reviews
    Performing Arts,Theater
    Popular withNightlifeTrendstersStudents

    My absolute favorite outdoor venue in the Bay Area. Tucked into the hillside of UC Berkeley's Northside campus area, you'll get amazing acoustics from this local treasure. On a warm ...

  • 4
    Jack London Square

    Jack London Square

    Ranked #3 overall in Oakland things to do
    53 reviews
    Sights and Museums,Bars, Clubs and Nightlife,Shopping,Tours, Classes and Rentals,Outdoors,Entertainment,Plaza
    Popular withFoodiesNightlifeFamilies

    A crown jewel of Oakland, beautiful water front scenery and nightlife. Do yourself a favor and check this out.

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    Fox Theater

    Fox Theater

    Ranked #4 overall in Oakland things to do
    44 reviews
    Performing Arts,Concert Hall,Theater
    Popular withNightlifeTrendstersArtsy

    Great place too see a show. Always find people to hang with once I get there so I don’t mind going alone.

  • 6
    Oakland Museum of California

    Oakland Museum of California

    Ranked #5 overall in Oakland things to do
    40 reviews
    Sights and Museums,Art Museum,History Museum,Science Museum
    Popular withHistoryArtsyStudents

    First Sunday's of the months are free. Great time to bring your friends and family to enjoy some educational experiences.

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    Berkeley Marina

    Berkeley Marina

    Ranked #2 overall in Berkeley things to do
    42 reviews
    Outdoors,Beaches and Watersports,Harbor or Marina,Beach
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Its a little hidden gem in east bay cali. Love that its a hidden beach there. Beautiful views of the bay bridge and the other side of san fransico

  • 8
    Mission Peak Regional Preserve

    Mission Peak Regional Preserve

    Ranked #1 overall in Fremont things to do
    39 reviews
    Outdoors,Hiking and Nature,Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureBackpackers

    Mission Peak is never my first choice for hiking. With that said, it offers a challenging hike (steadily uphill on the way to the peak). I love challenging up hills ...

  • 9
    Children's Fairyland

    Children's Fairyland

    Ranked #6 overall in Oakland things to do
    34 reviews
    Children's Activities,Entertainment,Playground,Theme Park
    Popular withFamilies

    Very cute amusement park for toddlers. It's an outdoor and in a park so it's great place to be when it is not raining. Age range 1-6. I loved loved ...

  • 10
    Tilden Regional Park

    Tilden Regional Park

    Ranked #3 overall in Berkeley things to do
    27 reviews
    Tours, Classes and Rentals,Outdoors,Hiking and Nature,Hiking Trail,Garden,Park
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    A must see place in the East Bay. The Little Farm. The carousel. Lake Anza. The botanical gardens. The list goes on. Has a little of something for everyone.

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