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4th Annual Whiskey Stroll

Friday, March 4: It's back! Sip and stroll your way through our historic downtown district tasting premium small-batch whiskeys paired with yummy bites. Enjoy an evening filled with food, drink, and entertainment while learning about the unique styles of Northern California distillers and local chefs.

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As we evolve out of the pandemic we are looking to offer new, re-imagined events that will be safe for the community. More events and dates to be announced later.

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2022 Special Events

Whiskey Stroll

Sip and stroll your way through the downtown district tasting premium craft whiskeys paired with yummy bites at over ten unique businesses. Learn about top NorCal distillers and local chefs as they showcase their unique flavors. This year’s event takes place Friday, March 4. Tickets are on sale now! Get Details

Alameda Restaurant Week

Alameda Restaurant Week is a 10-day event celebrating the culinary delights of our island city. Enjoy Alameda’s dining scene by visiting your choice of over 30 participating restaurants and bars. Prix fixe menus and specials are being offered March 25 - April 3. Get Details

Downtown Spring Scavenger Hunt

Children and their families can have fun doing this outdoor scavenger hunt. Search the window displays to find all the items needed to create a colorful springtime display. More info to be announced.

Spring Market

Come shop a curated selection of local craft vendors while enjoying local treats and music at this evening market. Our inaugural Downtown Alameda Spring Market is scheduled for Sunday, May 15. More info to be announced.

Fourth of July Parade

The Alameda 4th of July Parade is one of the largest Independence Day parades in the nation. The best viewing spots can be found on Park Street along the first stretch of the parade. This year's parade takes place on Monday, July 4. Organized by ARPD. Get Details

Summer Market

Browse through local craft boutiques while enjoying local treats and music at this evening market. Scheduled for Saturday, July 23.

Rock & Roll Beer Stroll

Sip and stroll your way through the downtown district tasting refreshing ales paired with yummy bites at a number of unique downtown locations. Scheduled for Saturday, August 20.

Pride in the Park

A family-friendly event celebrating LGBTQIA communities with performances, music, and food at Chochenyo Park on Saturday, October 8. Co-sponsored with ARPD.

Small Business Saturday

Show support for local businesses and your community by shopping and dining locally. Skip the malls and set aside online shopping on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This year's date is Saturday, November 26, 2022.

Winter Night Market

Come shop a curated selection of local craft vendors while enjoying local treats and music at this evening market. Scheduled for Thursday, December 1.

Shop, Sip, Gather Together

From Shop Late Thursdays to our popular Hot Cocoa Crawl, downtown merchants have plenty to offer for a festive holiday shopping experience. Santa and his elves will be out and about handing out treats.

Open With Care

Downtown businesses are open with care. Of utmost importance is the safety of you and the community.

You can support local businesses by shopping, dining, making appointments, and purchasing gift certificates.

Downtown Events

Check our downtown calendar for online and in-person events hosted by local businesses.

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