Think Oakland First

As Oakland emerges from the pandemic, do your part to help our local economy recovery and grow. Whether you're shopping, starting a business or looking to invest, Think Oakland First!

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Holiday Contest Results

Enter the Shopping Selfie Photo Contest and Win 4 Southwest Airlines tickets - Sponsored by the Oakland Metro Chamber of Commerce
Congratulations to ieftstoop and Sandra Pllo for their winning entries in the #ThinkOaklandFirst photo contest.

Merchant Window Decorating Contest - Sponsored by Visit Oakland
Congratulations to Nathan & Co. for capturing the People’s Choice Award in the inaugural Oakland Merchant Window Decorating Contest. Their location at 5636 College Avenue garnered 66% of the public’s votes. Honorable Mention goes to The Candy Spot at 7309 MacArthur Boulevard, whose theme of “Unwrap Positivity” captured the second most community votes.

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Back to School Shopping

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Dining Out with Friends

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Moms, Grads and Dads

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