Things to do in San Francisco East Bay

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    Oracle Arena

    Oracle Arena

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

    The fans are awesome but the arena feels dated. One good thing is that most of the sections have a pretty good view.

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    Lake Merritt

    Lake Merritt

    Ranked #2 overall in Oakland things to do
    62 reviews
    Outdoors, Lake, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesWellness

    I came for a dragon boat race and the lake was very beautiful. Great for sports or a nice walk around.

  • 3
    Greek Theater

    Greek Theater

    Ranked #1 overall in Berkeley things to do
    59 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
    54 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Shopping, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Entertainment, Plaza
    Popular withFoodiesNightlifeFamilies

    Jack London Square is a historic waterfront. It's a really nice place to take a stroll. There's several restaurants and bars in the area too, and easy parking.

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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

    Beautiful venue! Been there for the Garbage concert, and though the sound wasn't the best, the atmosphere was great and place it self is just amazing!

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    Oakland Museum of California

    Oakland Museum of California

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

    When I first heard about OMCA, I didn't expect much. I've lived in SF for several years and didn't know this place existed until I moved to the East Bay. ...

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    Berkeley Marina

    Berkeley Marina

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

    Check out Adventure playground for children. Take a walk on the Berkeley pier. Eat At Skates or take a picnic.

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    Mission Peak Regional Preserve

    Mission Peak Regional Preserve

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

    This is a strenuous hike, but a must do if you are in Bay Area and have 3-5 hours in hands depending your condition.

  • 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

    Beautiful,fun,nostalgic playground. This place may be the prototype of Disneyland

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    Tilden Regional Park

    Tilden Regional Park

    Ranked #3 overall in Berkeley things to do
    27 reviews
    Outdoors, Hiking and Nature, 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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