Oakland Museum of California: Where Art, History, and Nature Collide

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) was born about four decades ago as the melding of history, art, and natural sciences. At the time, it was one of a kind. Today, that much remains the same. The OMCA remains a unique museum that spans different disciplines. But almost everything else has changed. The museum recently […]

Fresh Air and Fun Await at Downtown Hayward Street Parties

Hayward invites its residents to get outside and enjoy the fresh air for monthly Downtown Hayward Street Parties this summer. The next one is coming up on Thursday, July 20th, so mark your calendar so you don't miss the event. From 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Main Street and B Street transform into fairgrounds teeming with […]

Sun Gallery: Don’t Miss the Eclectic Art Shows at This Community Hub

The Sun Gallery in Hayward was founded in 1979 to serve as a haven for artistic expression and, ultimately, bring the community together. Sun Gallery continues to do just that by hosting exhibits led by local artists and offering art-centric educational programming. The exhibits encompass many different topics and mediums of art, and since they're […]

Try the Goat Curry at Mughal Restaurant

The portions are generous and the food authentic at Mughal Restaurant in Hayward, which is why the eatery has such a loyal fan following despite its relative lack of curb appeal. When you look beyond the nondescript storefront and step inside, the scent of fresh spices and herbs simmering with veggies and meats wafts across […]

Learn All About Spark Martial Arts at its Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar

Spark Martial Arts only recently debuted in Hayward, so it's time to celebrate its opening. Instead of a ribbon-cutting, the martial arts gym will be hosting a free Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Seminar, open to the public, on Sunday, May 21st from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. You don't have to know anything about Brazilian Jiu […]

Golden Tee Golfland: Magical Mini Golf Awaits

At first glance, Golden Tee Golfland looks more like a Disney-inspired castle than a miniature golf course. Billed as Northern California's "original" mini golf course, Golden Tee envelops guests in a magical experience. The meticulously landscaped course not only features castle turrets on the Enchanted Journey course but also other whimsical elements when you opt […]

Enjoy Some Standup at the ZocaLOL Free Comedy Show

If dive bars aren't your thing, you won't have to venture to one to enjoy some solid standup comedy this month. Zocalo Coffeehouse is hosting a free night of laughs, the ZocaLOL Free Comedy Show, on Friday, May 12th. From 7 to 8:30 p.m., some of the area's best budding comedians will bring the laughs. […]

Learn the Basics of Entrepreneurship at Startup Weekend East Bay

Listen up, local entrepreneurs: the annual Startup Weekend East Bay returns from May 19th to May 21st with tons of healthy competition for innovative minds. The event aims to provide those looking to break into the startup scene with the guidance they need to do so. The event starts on Friday, May 19th when entrepreneurs […]

Learn About Fremont’s History at Ardenwood Historic Farm

History comes alive at Ardenwood Historic Farm, a farm that dates back to the 1850s. The farm was turned over to the city of Fremont in the 1970s after years of playing an important role in the agricultural history of Fremont. The city recognized the farm’s importance and has since turned it into a fully […]