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Thursday, November 7th, 2013

November is the month Oakland Zoo animals devour pumpkins

If you’d been reading press releases from the Oakland Zoo staff for the past few Novembers, you might know that November is month when animals at the zoo get to feast on one of their favorite treats–discarded Halloween pumpkins–but if you’re like me, who needs to pay more attention to everything going on at the

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

13 Oakland Halloween and Day of the Dead celebrations, from chill to chilling

That’s right, these awesome holidays get their own listings. We know what you like. Please note that some of these events span multiple dates and times. Healthy Halloween Carnival Thursday, October 24, 4 – 6 p.m. Eastlake...

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

Howl-o-ween pet parade and costume contest October 26 offers seasonal fun for Oaklanders regardless of the number of feet they have

Halloween is right around the corner. It’s a fun holiday for people, but what about for pets? Strangers coming to the door all evening, all kinds of weird-smelling outfits and loud visitors, awesome-looking treats that your people...