Temescal Events, Shopping, Arts and Dining

Vibrant • Gritty • Eclectic

Temescal Street Fair

Sunday, June 10th, 12-6pm

Join us for live music on three stages, great food from popular Temescal eateries and mobile food vendors, craft beer, and scores of artisans at our FREE annual Festival! Come see amazing tricks at the Kinetic Arts Center Circus Stage, visit business and community booths, listen to amazing local music,  and let the kids go wild a the Fun Zone and Carnival rides.

Taste of Temescal

Tuesday, April 24th, 6-8:30pm

Taste of Temescal, the Temescal BID's annual fundraising for local schools and nonprofits is now moving to the Spring! Mark your calendars for April 24th for Temescal's most delectable annual culinary crawl, an evening of food, drink, live music and fabulous prizes. Tickets available for purchase soon

Pave Telegraph!

The Temescal Business Improvement District has been working with the city for over ten years to pave Telegraph Ave, to no avail. Telegraph Ave, specifically between 45th Street and 51st St, in the heart of a bustling commercial district, and a key part of a regional arterial road, is crumbling. With potholes so frequent and deep, the road is dangerous for pedestrians crossing, bicyclists, and cars. The BID has reached a breaking point, and demands that the city PAVE TELEGRAPH! We are asking the community’s help in our campaign to #PaveTelegraph by lobbying our Mayor and City government:

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Oakland Restaurant Week 2018

Thursday, January 11 – Sunday, January 21
Participating Temescal restaurants
Prix Fixe menus for $10, $20, $30, $40, or $50
Bay Area foodies are marking their calendars for Oakland Restaurant Week 2018! From January 11-21, 2018, participating Oakland restaurants will celebrate the most diverse restaurant week in the region. Oakland Restaurant Week runs over two weekends for foodies to take full advantage of dining deals. Participating restaurants will offer prix fixe lunch and/or dinner menus at $10, $20, $30, $40 and $50 price points. Follow Oakland Restaurant Week 2018 on social media by following #ORW18.
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Temescal is a vibrant neighborhood leading the Oakland renaissance, full of innovative and diverse people creating small independent thoughtfully-curated shops, restaurants and services, celebrating emerging arts and culture in our community.