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Special Events



  • April Seminar - Your Healthcare Options in Retirement

    April Seminar - Your Healthcare Options in Retirement

    Thursday, April 27  |  6:15pm - 8:00pm

    Ukoha-Ajike Law Office (70 Washington Street, Suite 303
    Learn from the Experts! Join attorney and host, Endy Ukoha-Ajike and guest speakers Ervin Thompson, ChFC- Chartered Financial Consultant and Lewis Phillips- Senior Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management at our April 27th Seminar. Wine + Appetizers Included. Space is Limited. Free to Attend.

    Register at or 510.834.9944.

  • Oakland Dance Festival

    Oakland Dance Festival

    Saturday, April 29  |  12:00pm - 8:00pm

    Throughout Jack London Square

    Dance-A-Vision Oakland Dance Festival brings the best local dancers, choreographers, studios and teachers to Jack London Square for one day of fabulous rhythm and fun. This festival will showcase a dazzling array of dance genres including jazz, ballet, modern, hip-hop, folkloric dance and more. From little ones to professional adults, dancers of all ages will perform and celebrate the power of dance. In addition to performances, this event will feature workshops, master classes, and more.

    Follow the Facebook Event Page for updates or call 510.763.5180 for more information. 

  • Kayak Quick Start

    Kayak Quick Start

    Saturday, April 29th | 9:00am - 1:00pm

    California Canoe & Kayak
    Do you want to learn to paddle but are not sure where to start? This four hour class will introduce a few basic skills that are fundamental to all types of kayaking. You will be learn about different types of kayaks. This class also focuses on essential water safety, and how to maximize your fun in a calm water setting! $79 (includes all gear)

    Visit: or call 510.893.7833.

  • CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market

    CUESA’s Jack London Square Farmers Market

    Sunday, April 23  |  10:00am - 3:00pm

    Throughout Jack London Square
    Every Sunday, CUESA's Jack London Farmers Market will fill the waterfront with a crew of farmers and sellers offering fruits, vegetables, specialty foods, flowers and more. Free cooking demos, culinary educations classes and other events will also take place. 

    Visit: | 415.291.3276



  • Fiesta Time at the Waterfront Hotel!

    Fiesta Time at the Waterfront Hotel!

    Friday, May 5  |  5:00pm - 7:00pm

    Waterfront Hotel - Poolside
    Enjoy $2 Fish Tacos; hosted chips, salsa and guacamole, a cash bar featuring our signature drink, and music by our very own General Manager DJ "Black Velveteen." The first 25 folks to arrive will receive a welcome gift and a chance to enter a drawing for one night stay at the Hotel Monterey Tides in Monterey, CA

    Visit:, call 510.379-2621 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by April 21st.

  • Urban Wine Festival

    Urban Wine Festival

    Saturday, May 6  |  12:00pm - 5:00pm

    Throughout Jack London Square
    The all-new Urban Wine Festival takes over the waterfront for an afternoon of drinks, eats and urban fun.

    Located at the heart of the East Bay Urban Wine Trail, Jack London Square will be filled with more than 30 Northern California wineries offering tastings, as well as small eats, craft beer, cider, live music, eclectic exhibitors and more. From local foodies to friends and neighbors, everyone is invited to this special celebration of fine wine, delicious eats and good company.

    A portion of the tasting ticket proceeds will benefit a local charity.

    THIS EVENT IS FREE TO ATTEND (tasting tickets available)
    Tasting tickets for the Urban Wine Festival are $45.00 and $55.00 day of. Ticket includes souviner wine glass and unlimited tastings.

  • Jack Of All Trades

    Jack Of All Trades

    Saturday, May 13  |  11:00am - 5:00pm

    Throughout Jack London Square
    Jack of All Trades will fill Jack London Square with a curated mix of local makers, indie designers, antique dealers, collectors, artists, start-ups and more brought together by the Treasure Island Flea. Free to the public, this eclectic market will feature one-of-a-kind items, live music and several free DIY workshops for all ages. Jack of All Trades will take place on the second Saturday of each month.

    Visit: | 415.898.0245

  • Sausage Fest Block Party

    Sausage Fest Block Party

    Saturday, May 27  |  12:00pm - 6:00pm

    Webster Palm Plaza located at Webster & Embarcadero between Bocanova and Heinolds First and Last Chance Saloon.

    On Saturday afternoon, May 27th come on down to the Sausage Fest Block Party at Jack London Square. All your standard block party elements including food (sausage-inspired dishes from area restaurants and food vendors), music, and beer (craft offerings from your favorite brewers) will be there, will you be there, too?

    **The Block Party is FREE, but there will be some ticket packages to make the event more interactive**

    Facebook Event Page | Buy Tickets Here