Oakland Events Calendar

Nightlife entertainment guide for Oakland

Looking for a complete list of special events in Oakland ? Look no further. Here is your nightlife entertainment guide for Oakland.

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If you’re a fan of Muddy Waters and Bo Diddley, or even Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, or the Rolling Stones, then you’ve heard the songs of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame legend Willie Dixon. As the Big Head Blues Club, Big Head Todd and the Monsters join forces with three second-generation blues stars, Mud Morganfield, Billy Branch and Ronnie Baker [more]

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Instrumental jazz ensemble Acoustic Alchemy has been a force in contemporary jazz for decades. Their Grammy-nominated fusion sound, built around two guitars – Greg Carmichael on nylon acoustic and Miles Gilderdale on steel and electric – with keyboards and rhythm, has earned them a loyal following around the world. Acoustic Alchemy’s unique [more]

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The Road to Musical Heaven Seen on America’s Got Talent and their own TLC show, the 12 siblings of the Willis Clan merge their Irish roots with bluegrass harmonies, country and pop to create a satisfying blend of music old and new. Named the TODAY Show’s Sound of Music Family, the 12 siblings of the Willis Clan range in age from 5 to 24. [more]

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A Tapestry of Timeless Bluegrass Sound Run Boy Run’s bluegrass style is rooted in the traditions of the Appalachian South with vocals and fiddles weaving a spectacular tapestry of sound that is innovative, orchestral, and above all beautiful. The whole exceeds the sum of the parts as touches of classical, jazz, and folk express themselves [more]

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Called a living legend and a longtime avatar of retro cool, powerhouse blues guitarist Jimmie Vaughn and his horn-heavy Tilt-A-Whirl Band link contemporary music with its proud blues and soul heritage. Powerhouse blues guitarist Jimmie Vaughn has been called a living legend. One of the most respected guitarists in popular music, he co-founded [more]

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Two performances in one day! Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2:00 PM and 6:00 PM Chris Perondi's "Stunt Dog Experience" is all high energy excitement. From their world-class high jumping and barrel racing, to weaving around poles and catching flying discs, these are some of the most athletic and talented dogs in the world. They’ve been featured [more]

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Called a living legend and a longtime avatar of retro cool, powerhouse blues guitarist Jimmie Vaughn and his horn-heavy Tilt-A-Whirl Band link contemporary music with its proud blues and soul heritage. Powerhouse blues guitarist Jimmie Vaughn has been called a living legend. One of the most respected guitarists in popular music, he co-founded [more]

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Since 1959, the Shanghai Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China have mesmerized audiences of all ages with their eye-catching acrobatic displays set to traditional music. Stunning feats of physical movement and balance are executed using poles, hoops, balls, lanterns, and spun silk in a magnificent show filled with wonder and excitement. The [more]

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Feel-good jazz from a timeless holiday classic Take a trip down memory lane as Grammy-nominated pianist David Benoit, accompanied by his quartet and a local children’s chorus, brings to life the magical music from the Charlie Brown television specials. Benoit describes this music as “happy jazz” – sophisticated but still filled with fun. [more]

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American Idol Winner One of the most beloved and popular American Idol winners of all time, Taylor Hicks makes a welcome return to his Alabama roots with a satisfying take on contemporary country, Southern soul, blues and R&B. Crowned winner of season five, his hit single “Do I Make You Proud” debuted at the top of the charts and he appeared [more]