Era Art Bar and Lounge

Address
19 Grand Ave
Oakland, CA
94612
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Phone
510.832.4400
Hours
Monday to Saturday:
4:30 pm - Close
Sunday:
Noon - Close
Happy Hour:
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Happy Hour!
TODAY
Friday 8/1/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beer
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

1st Friday Art Walk
TODAY
Friday 8/1/14
5:00pm to 9:00pm
Era Art Bar & Lounge Presents: Paintings by MARIO

Our featured artist for August 2014

Mario Gonzales is an Oakland based artist from Colorado. He locally reads, writes, paints, teaches, make zines/comics/stickers, and does theatre. He has worked as a youth theatre instructor with Ragged Wing Ensemble, The East Bay Center for Performing Arts, as well as Each One Reach One, a Playwriting program committed to inspiring creativity within incarcerated Bay Area youth. He's also a coffee kid at Duende in downtown Oakland. He finds inspiration from the general human condition, both highs and lows,children's books, comic books/zines, trash, discarded furniture, as well as street art and vandalism alike. These pieces were created from found objects acrylic, spray-paint, oil pastel, Pen and Ink.

Stop by and say hello. Mario will be here typing out individual poems.

There will also be an Artist Reception on Tuesday, August 19th, during Arts & Drafts. Mario will be Djing.

  
  

ART MURMUR AFTER PARTY
TODAY
Friday 8/1/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

The Art Murmur's Biggest After Party..

with DJ's:
The Latin Soul Brothers:
JOE QUIXX &
WONWAY POSIBUL (Thinkbeat Radio)

Spinning:
hiphop, reggae, latin, funk, afrobeat, house, & other music to move to.

Check the Facebook invite

9pm-1:30am
free b4 9pm, $10 after

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

DRESS CODE STRICTLY ENFORCED EARLY ARRIVAL HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

  
  

TEXTURE
TOMORROW
Saturday 8/2/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

TEXTURE 1ST SATURDAYS

Music Reaching Forward

w/ DJ HENROC + Guests

DJ HENROC plays music to make people feel good ranging from Soul, Hip Hop, Rare Grooves and House to Roots, Reggae Dancehall, Soca and World Music. DJ HENROC has also been instrumental in establishing the Soul Movement in the Bay Area with his events. Check out his CITY CAT RADIO podcast

9pm - 1:30am
$10 door

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

The Sunday Scene
Sunday 8/3/14
12:00pm to 7:30pm

For the past few months this Sunday series at Era has been a blast, taking Oakland day parties to another level ..... We continue the party this weekend with...

The Sunday Scene

12:30-7:30pm

Hosted By Alicia Steward and Michael Anthony Edwards

$15 Bottomless Mimosas $25 Beer Buckets

For table service contact Concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Monday 8/4/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beer
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Happy Hour!
Tuesday 8/5/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Arts & Drafts
Tuesday 8/5/14
7:00pm to 12:00am

As your midweek break for art & music, this event offers live art demonstrations and opportunities to create some art yourself! Bring your sketchbook or get creative on the go at the Katopop Studio Collage station!

Rock, house, downtempo, marina deep, farmers market fresh, and funky reggae beats provided by resident DJs and artists:

Freddie Fiers aka No One
?uestions
Kato Pop
Bassic
Our Cheese

6:30pm to 12:30am, no cover

  
  

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT Uptown Block Party & Bar Crawl
Tuesday 8/5/14
7:00pm to 11:00pm

Join Uptown residents on a night about town to celebrate our neighborhood. Mention National Night Out and receive discounts and other perks from us here at Era and your other favorite local businesses.

We are extending our happy hour specials until 11pm - all you have to do is mention "National Night Out" and you will receive this deal:

$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass

Join us in celebrating National Night Out which encourages residents to explore their community and get to know their neighbors as a way to promote crime prevention and community building.

  
  

Happy Hour!
Wednesday 8/6/14
4:00pm to 5:00pm

4:30 to 5:30

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite songs

  
  

WORTH IT Wednesday Happy Hour
Wednesday 8/6/14
5:00pm to 6:30pm

5:30 to 7pm

Hump Day House Music Happy Hour is the new Sunday Funday and we are here to prove that with WORTH IT. Face it, you work hard all week and you do a darn good job. So you should absolutely take some time to meet up with your friends and enjoy a mid-week happy hour house beat-a-thon complete with whiskey, cocktails, and ice cold beers. Why? Because YOU are WORTH IT. And people need to know.

DJ M.O.D. (Deep East, Throwin' Shapes)

Check out M.O.D.'s Soundcloud page

Happy Hour drink specials
no cover, 21+

  
  

NIGHT OF MUSIC with the GROUCH
Wednesday 8/6/14
7:00pm to 11:00pm

Join us for a Night of Music in Support of ANDREW PARK for City Council District 2 with performances by:

THE GROUCH
LAALUP
DAMOND MOODIE

Rapper and Producer, Corey Scoffern, better known by his stage name THE GROUCH, was born and raised in Oakland and is a longtime friend of Andrew Park. Scoffern is giving back to his local Oakland roots through his performance at this Night of Music event.

Opening for The Grouch are Oakland-based artists LAALUP and DAMOND MOODIE. Laalup aka Ambrose Prince has known Andrew Park since high school, 'and I have seen him devote his life to bringing the diverse Oakland community together in positive ways,' Prince said.

Park has deep roots in the Eastlake community that makes up the majority of District 2. As Executive Director of Trybe, a grassroots nonprofit for at-risk youth, Park is dedicated to growing a new generation of transformational leaders. He also works as a Department Manager at U.C. Berkeley and serves as co-chair on the Neighborhood Crime Prevention Council 17. Park strives to create opportunities to connect the community and build relationships between residents and vital city services.

. . . . . . . . . .

DONATE to get your TICKETS and PERKS: www.andrewparkoakland.com/nightofmusic

Donors must RSVP in advance for this surprise show and special party.

RSVP HERE

. . . . .

For BOTTLE SERVICE and RESERVED SEATING:

Make a donation for the appropriate tier on the Andrew Park for City Council fundraising site: www.andrewparkoakland.com/nightofmusic

. . . . .

21+ Only
Doors Open at 7pm

  
  

Happy Hour!
Thursday 8/7/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

TRIVIA NIGHT
Thursday 8/7/14
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Get up off your couch and join us for Trivia Night every Thursday. Alex Quebec ain't got nothing on us!

Come flex your brain muscle or lack thereof.

Prizes for first, second, and last place.

Trivia is from 6:30pm-8:30pm

Hosted by Michael Anthony Edwards & proctored by Pub Trivia Nerds

http://www.pubtrivianerds.com/

  
  

FLEX THURSDAYS
Thursday 8/7/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

You'll be dancing to reggae, dancehall, & soca tunes all night long!

with Your Resident Selectas:

DJ HENROC (City Cat Sound)
DJ POLO (Thirteenth Tribe)
DJ D

and guest djs TBA

no cover

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Friday 8/8/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Members Only Cocktail Lounge
Friday 8/8/14
9:00pm to 10:00pm

Special VIP Cocktail Tasting this week for members, new and old!

Space is limited so please RSVP on Facebook

NON-MEMBERS: Arrive between 9pm and 9:30pm to get issued your free membership. Limits apply so don't lag!

Then, join us and your fellow connoisseurs upstairs at the mezzanine level bar, where you will enjoy the Daiquiri.

You will also get a chance to taste Sara's variation on the classic, a truly inspired spinoff that has been served only to those in the know until this event, when she will finally reveal the recipe.

This is the third event in our new Members Only Lounge cocktail series which continues every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday from 9-10pm.

  
  

TGIF - Thank God it's Second Friday
Friday 8/8/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

Oakland Fader DJ AMMBUSH is back at Era on second Fridays!

Spinning R&B & Hip-hop to Vegas and everything in between, Ammbush is sure to have the booties shakin' all night long. If any DJ can shake the liquor bottles off their shelves, it's Ammbush!

21+, $10 cover

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Hey Girl Hey: A party for women
Saturday 8/9/14
5:00pm to 9:00pm

Hey Girl Hey + Speed Dating HGH Mixer

Come join in the fun and meet great women and have great conversations!

Every 2nd Saturday

$5 cover

  
  

TRENDS
Saturday 8/9/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

The Style Society Party

Trends is a monthly party for the fashion forward, trendy and KoolKids as well as party people looking to celebrate life! This event goes down in a very beautiful and art inspired venue. Era Art Bar & Lounge in the heart of the bubbling Uptown district of downtown Oakland.

Music will be supplied by resident DJ Hector (Voted best DJ in the East Bay)... Spinning your favorite R&B, Soul, Hiphop, Dancehall Reggae, World music, Soulful House.

Doors open at 9pm.

$10 at the door.

Dress Code: Trendy, Fashionable.

We invite singles, couples, party people of all creative sort... come enjoy art, fashion, cocktails, and fantastic music as we celebrate Bay area fashion TRENDS!!

This is a 21 & over event and is security enforced.

Bottle service: concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

The Sunday Scene
Sunday 8/10/14
12:00pm to 7:30pm

For the past few months this Sunday series at Era has been a blast, taking Oakland day parties to another level ..... We continue the party this weekend with...

The Sunday Scene

12:30-7:30pm

Hosted By Alicia Steward and Michael Anthony Edwards

$15 Bottomless Mimosas $25 Beer Buckets

For table service contact Concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Monday 8/11/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

BUMPS
Monday 8/11/14
9:00pm to 1:00am

Hip-hop DJ sets and MC sets back to back all night. This week, it's:

MC & Producer Joe Mousepad with
Producer Beyroo Burner

9pm - 1am
no cover

  
  

Happy Hour!
Tuesday 8/12/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Arts & Drafts
Tuesday 8/12/14
7:00pm to 12:00am

Your midweek break for art & music. Featuring rock, house, downtempo, marina deep, farmers market fresh, and funky reggae beats provided by resident DJs:

Freddie Fiers
?uestions
Kato Pop
Bassic

6:30pm to 12:30am, no cover

  
  

WORTH IT Wednesday Happy Hour
Wednesday 8/13/14
5:00pm to 10:30pm

5:30 to 10:30pm

Hump Day House Music Happy Hour is the new Sunday Funday and we are here to prove that with WORTH IT. Face it, you work hard all week and you do a darn good job. So you should absolutely take some time to meet up with your friends and enjoy a mid-week happy hour house beat-a-thon complete with whiskey, cocktails, and ice cold beers. Why? Because YOU are WORTH IT. And people need to know.

DJs TBD

Happy Hour drink specials
no cover, 21+

  
  

Happy Hour!
Thursday 8/14/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

New Leaders Council Oakland's First Annual Fundraiser with Special Guest Kalimah Priforce
Thursday 8/14/14
6:00pm to 9:00pm

6pm - 8pm

Join NLC Oakland for our First Annual Fundraiser! Help us introduce NLC Oakland as a new chapter in Oaklands political narrative, alongside an incredible ancestry of innovation and transformation. With a special address from Kalimah Priforce, share our vision of cross-sectoral collaborations that create social and political dialogue around issues of social justice in our city.

About Kalimah Priforce, our keynote speaker:
Kalimah Priforce is the co-founder of Qeyno Labs - a hackathon incubator that harnesses the interests of high potential youth from low-opportunity settings into STEM career pathways. Qeyno launched the first hackathon for Black Male Achievement and the first Startup Weekend in Oakland (California). In partnership with Yes We Code and Essence, Qeyno launched the first hackathon at the annual Essence Festival in New Orleans.

He has been featured on Essence Magazine, Jet, KQED, NPR 'Tell Me More,' PBS Newshour, Black Enterprise, CNN, Time.com, San Francisco Magazine, and has been recognized by the White House as a Champion of Change in increasing STEM diversity and access.

Kalimah is a 2013 Echoing Green fellow and one of the driving forces behind The Hidden Genius Project, an Oakland-based program that trains black male youth in entrepreneurial thinking, software development, and user experience design. Kalimah is a 2014 StartingBloc Fellow, a College Board Professional Fellow, and Yes We Code's first tech inclusion fellow.

  
  

FLEX THURSDAYS
Thursday 8/14/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

You'll be dancing to reggae, dancehall, & soca tunes all night long!

with Your Resident Selectas:

DJ HENROC (City Cat Sound)
DJ POLO (Thirteenth Tribe)

and guest djs TBA

no cover

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Friday 8/15/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Members Only Cocktail Lounge
Friday 8/15/14
9:00pm to 10:00pm

Special VIP Cocktail Tasting this week for members, new and old!

NON-MEMBERS: Arrive between 9pm and 9:30pm to get issued your free membership. Limits apply so don't lag!

Then, join us and your fellow connoisseurs upstairs at the mezzanine level bar, where you will enjoy the Negroni.
You will also get a chance to taste Sara's variation on the classic, a truly inspired spinoff that has been served only to those in the know until this event, when she will finally reveal the recipe.

This is the third event in our new Members Only Lounge cocktail series which continues every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday from 9-10pm.

  
  

SOUL BEAT
Friday 8/15/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

Come on through for some of the best hip-hop, funk, R&B, and soulful feel good music the Bay has to offer with:

DJ D.C* of KMEL
DJ Lexx!

$10 cover

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

PLAY
Saturday 8/16/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

A party the way it's supposed to be. No drama, just joy. With soul, hip-hop, and reggae by Era favorite:

DJ AMMBUSH

$10 cover

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Monday 8/18/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Happy Hour!
Tuesday 8/19/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Arts & Drafts
Tuesday 8/19/14
7:00pm to 12:00am

Your midweek break for art & music. Featuring rock, house, downtempo, marina deep, farmers market fresh, and funky reggae beats provided by resident DJs:

Freddie Fiers
?uestions
Kato Pop
Bassic

6:30pm to 12:30am, no cover

  
  

WORTH IT Wednesday Happy Hour
Wednesday 8/20/14
5:00pm to 10:30pm

5:30 to 10:30pm

Hump Day House Music Happy Hour is the new Sunday Funday and we are here to prove that with WORTH IT. Face it, you work hard all week and you do a darn good job. So you should absolutely take some time to meet up with your friends and enjoy a mid-week happy hour house beat-a-thon complete with whiskey, cocktails, and ice cold beers. Why? Because YOU are WORTH IT. And people need to know.

DJs TBD

Happy Hour drink specials
no cover, 21+

  
  

Happy Hour!
Thursday 8/21/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

TRIVIA NIGHT
Thursday 8/21/14
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Get up off your couch and join us for Trivia Night every Thursday. Alex Quebec ain't got nothing on us!

Come flex your brain muscle or lack thereof.

Prizes for first, second, and last place.

Trivia is from 6:30pm-8:30pm

Hosted by Michael Anthony Edwards & proctored by Pub Trivia Nerds

http://www.pubtrivianerds.com/

  
  

FLEX THURSDAYS
Thursday 8/21/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

You'll be dancing to reggae, dancehall, & soca tunes all night long!

with Your Resident Selectas:

DJ HENROC (City Cat Sound)
DJ POLO (Thirteenth Tribe)

and guest djs TBA

no cover

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Friday 8/22/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Members Only Cocktail Lounge
Friday 8/22/14
9:00pm to 10:00pm

Special VIP Cocktail Tasting this week for members, new and old!

NON-MEMBERS: Arrive between 9pm and 9:30pm to get issued your free membership. Limits apply so don't lag!

Then, join us and your fellow connoisseurs upstairs at the mezzanine level bar, where you will enjoy the Negroni.
You will also get a chance to taste Sara's variation on the classic, a truly inspired spinoff that has been served only to those in the know until this event, when she will finally reveal the recipe.

This is the third event in our new Members Only Lounge cocktail series which continues every 2nd, 3rd and 4th Friday from 9-10pm.

  
  

Fuzic
Friday 8/22/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

FUZIC

Every 4th Friday Featuring DJ FUZE of Digital Underground

DJ FUZE has been representing the Oakland Hip-Hop scene since Digital Underground first dropped their double platinum smash hit.

9pm - 1:30am

$10 door

Dress Code In Effect

Get Bottle Service

  
  

LIVE
Saturday 8/23/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

Every 4th Saturday we bring it to you: 'LIVE' ..

Featuring The Original DJs:
POS RED
DJ SUPREME

R&B, Hip-hop, and Soul all night long with a great vibe and a full dancefloor. Make plans to join us for another night of all out FUN!!

$10 door
Dress Code In Effect

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

The Sunday Scene
Sunday 8/24/14
12:00pm to 7:30pm

For the past few months this Sunday series at Era has been a blast, taking Oakland day parties to another level ..... We continue the party this weekend with...

The Sunday Scene

12:30-7:30pm

Hosted By Alicia Steward and Michael Anthony Edwards

$15 Bottomless Mimosas $25 Beer Buckets

For table service contact Concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Monday 8/25/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Happy Hour!
Tuesday 8/26/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

Arts & Drafts
Tuesday 8/26/14
7:00pm to 12:00am

Your midweek break for art & music. Featuring rock, house, downtempo, marina deep, farmers market fresh, and funky reggae beats provided by resident DJs:

Freddie Fiers
?uestions
Kato Pop
Bassic

6:30pm to 12:30am, no cover

  
  

WORTH IT Wednesday Happy Hour
Wednesday 8/27/14
5:00pm to 10:30pm

5:30 to 10:30pm

Hump Day House Music Happy Hour is the new Sunday Funday and we are here to prove that with WORTH IT. Face it, you work hard all week and you do a darn good job. So you should absolutely take some time to meet up with your friends and enjoy a mid-week happy hour house beat-a-thon complete with whiskey, cocktails, and ice cold beers. Why? Because YOU are WORTH IT. And people need to know.

DJs TBD

Happy Hour drink specials
no cover, 21+

  
  

Happy Hour!
Thursday 8/28/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

TRIVIA NIGHT
Thursday 8/28/14
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Get up off your couch and join us for Trivia Night every Thursday. Alex Quebec ain't got nothing on us!

Come flex your brain muscle or lack thereof.

Prizes for first, second, and last place.

Trivia is from 6:30pm-8:30pm

Hosted by Michael Anthony Edwards & proctored by Pub Trivia Nerds

http://www.pubtrivianerds.com/

  
  

FLEX THURSDAYS
Thursday 8/28/14
9:00pm to 1:30am

You'll be dancing to reggae, dancehall, & soca tunes all night long!

with Your Resident Selectas:

DJ HENROC (City Cat Sound)
DJ POLO (Thirteenth Tribe)

and guest djs TBA

no cover

CLICK HERE for Bottle Service or contact concierge@oaklandera.com

  
  

Happy Hour!
Friday 8/29/14
4:00pm to 7:30pm

chill out after work with us!
$5 well cocktails
$2 off draft beers
$5 wines by the glass
+ comfy seats
+ your favorite sounds to chill to

  
  

party tba
Saturday 9/13/14
6:00pm to 9:30pm