Thanksgiving events in Oakland
on November 28, 2013
Community meals and activities for the November 28, 2013, Thanksgiving holiday. Got an event
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Free Community Meals
Thanksgiving at Allen Temple Baptist Church
Service at 9 30 am, meal from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm, 8501 International Blvd., Oakland, CA (510) 544-8910
Following a worship service at 9:30 am, there will be a community meal open to everyone.
Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner at Lake Merritt United Methodist Church
noon- 2 p.m., 1330 Lakeshore Ave., Oakland, CA (510) 465-4793
A complete dinner will be served at the church in the Stark Room. No reservations required. Open to everyone. More information.
10th Annual Thanksgiving Day Celebration
Thursday, November 28, 1-4 p.m.
Two Star Market, 2020 Macarthur Blvd., Oakland, CA (510) 531-3576
Chicken, turkey, side dishes, desserts and drinks will be served at the free Thanksgiving celebration. More information.
Thanksgiving Lunch at St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County
10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., 675 23rd St., Oakland, CA (510) 877-9252
A traditional Thanksgiving meal will be served in the dining room. The service is offered to everyone.
Thanksgiving Meal in the Park with Our Youth Matter, Inc.
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Carter Gilmore Park, 1390 66th Ave, Oakland (510) 847-2980
Thanksgiving Day Celebration Services and Dinner at Greater St. Paul Church
Service at 10:00 am, community dinner from noon to 4:00 p.m., 1827 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way, Oakland  452-0803
Annual Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner at College Avenue Presbyterian Church
10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 5951 College Ave, Oakland, (510) 568-3665
Thanksgiving Potluck & BBQ at Beer Revolution
noon to 6 p.m., 464 3rd Street, Oakland, CA
Free, but bring a dish to share and cash for beer
Turkey Day Party and Potluck at Eli’s Mile High Club
6:00 p.m. to 10 p.m., 3629 Martin Luther King Blvd, Oakland (510) 808-7101)
Featuring live music: Some Kind of Nightmare, The Rinds and The Luck Eeijits
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