OMCA Blog: Posts tagged "Event"

  • The White Elephant Sale is in a 96,000 square foot warehouse. Photo: Odell Hussey Photography
    The annual White Elephant Sale is back for two days—March 4 and 5, 10 am to 4 pm both days. Don’t miss out on amazing finds from bikes and sports equipment to vintage hats, purses, and gloves, to vinyl records, furniture, dishware, and more. All proceeds from the event go to support the Oakland Museum of California’s programs and exhibitions. Whether it’s your first time attending or you’re a seasoned shopper, here are tips about how to make the most of the famed Sale.  
  • Oh, it's so on. We're less than one week away from the iconic White Elephant Sale's first event of the season—the Preview Sale. If you're into quirky housewares, vintage rugs and furniture, thrift shopping for clothes, classic vinyl and instruments, or any number of other items, the Preview Sale this Sunday, January 29, 10 am to 4 pm is the place to be. Get a little glimpse of the action in the video above.   
  • Works by Wanda Quitiquit of the Pomo tribe. Photo: Kristen Loken
    Find contemporary and traditional works by 20 local artisans at the third annual Indian Market at OMCA. Held November 4 from 3 to 9 pm and November 5 from 10 am to 4 pm, the event—created in partnership with News From Native California—highlights jewelry, basketry, and other items.   Keeping With Tradition
  • Photo: Odell Hussey Photography
    Q: If you had only one way to celebrate the end of summer, what would you do? a)    Go to a street festival.b)    Eat some delicious Barbecue or ice cream.c)    Picnic with my family.d)    Hang out with my friends at a beer garden.e)    Dance at a outdoor concert.