For many, Memorial Day means smoky cookouts, a long weekend, and perhaps a chance to get out of town.
If you're looking for something closer to home that will help you celebrate the unofficial start of summer, we've got a full score of hot items that includes literary events, beer and barbecue, consciousness-raising and live music. Enjoy, Oakland.
Thursday, May 25
Friday, May 26
Saturday, May 27
Sunday, May 28
For a full list of what's going on around town this weekend and beyond, don't forget to check hoodline.com/events.
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