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A Perfect Day on College Avenue in Berkeley

Got a Saturday to kill? Spend it exploring one of Berkeley's most charming streets.

A Guide to Exploring Grand Avenue in Oakland

If you're looking for a mini-escape from the City, look no further than the Town. Head to Grand Ave. this weekend for good food, strong drinks, and lively entertainment. Here are just a couple of our favorite spots, but look around and see what other gems you can find. 

Where to Go Swimming in the East Bay

Today is officially the first day of spring, and while it may not be hot enough to strip off all those layers, this weekend's forecast is glorious clear skies for the Bay Area. And since the East Bay is always about ten degrees warmer than San Francisco – and a lot of these spots are heated anyway –  why not head to a swimming hole across the bridge if you’re looking to soak up a little sun this weekend? 

Guide to Exploring Oakland's Chinatown

If you haven’t visited downtown Oakland’s Chinatown district, you have no idea what you’re missing. Boost the dial on your fun meter and check out some of these diverse attractions.

50 Things to Do in Oakland Before You Die

San Franciscans have been known to stick up their nose at Oakland - often considered SF's grimy, suburban little sister. But anyone who's spent time in The Town knows it's got a vibrant arts culture, incredible foodie scene, and strong sense of community and history all to itself.

Enjoy Oakland's Bacon & Beer Festival

There’s people to see, guilty pleasures to enjoy, and good times to be had this Sunday at Oakland’s Bacon & Beer Festival. Get in on the action and pack your day with some of these East Bay favorites.

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge: Soul Food, Short Films and a Wine And Oyster Tasting

The beginning of March Madness is upon us. Take it in stride with some of the East Bay’s festive happenings this weekend.  

3 Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge: Oakland Eats, Pop-up Shopping & Epic Vistas

The weekend’s here again, and it’s time out for excuses. Get on over the Bay Bridge so you can check out some of the East Bay’s most underrated gems.

East Bay's Anti-Valentine Weekend Movie Extravaganza

Chocolates, roses, teddy bears…bah! Valentine’s Day is over, so swing by the East Bay and catch some dynamic films that are lovey dovey-free. And leave the tissues at home – no mushy chick flicks here.

Three Reasons to Cross the Bay Bridge

Bay Area Beer Fight

This weekend, Berkeley’s hosting the East Bay’s version of SF Beer Week 2014.

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