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19 December 2005,
Press Release - Welcome The New Year At One Of Downtown Oakland’s Festive Night Spots
Invigorated downtown nightlife ccene offers variety Of New Year’s Eve celebrations. The influx of new restaurants, bars, nightclubs and venues in downtown Oakland has resulted in more options for revelers looking to ring in the New Year. From an Asian-flavored fête to a quiet, elegant dinner for two, there is a festivity to meet everyone’s taste.
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15 July 2005,
Press Release - City of Oakland Launches Downtown Marketing Campaign
An unprecedented influx of new residents clamoring for amenities and a wave of restaurant, cultural venue, and nightclub openings are breathing new life into downtown Oakland. Eager to capitalize on this momentum and entice summer revelers, the City of Oakland has developed, a multi-faceted marketing campaign designed to bring more patrons into downtown on evenings and weekends.
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12 July 2005,
Fact Sheet - Downtown Oakland
Discover the buzz that has invigorated Oakland’s vibe. Downtown has burst onto the nightlife scene in a big way.
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16 June 2005,
Press Release - Blues Traveler to Headline Downtown Art & Soul Festival
The City of Oakland is pleased to announce headliners for the 5th Annual Comcast Art & Soul Oakland.
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