Oakland weekend: Sesame Street Live, 90's Experience, Cumbia music, more

Photo: Jimmy Fallon with Sesame Street Live Characters/Facebook

By MJ Carter - Published on December 26, 2019.

Whether you are exhausted after the holiday or have a little cabin fever, we have a list of events for all.  

This weekend, reserve your spot at the 90's Experience, hear live Cumbia music at Legionnaire Saloon, take the entire family to see Sesame Street Live or catch some laughs at All Out Comedy Theater.

90's Experience

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Absorb the culture of the 1990's at the 90's Experience at Jack London Square in Oakland. Expect to hear music, see images, interact and more in a six thousand square foot space featuring 12 90's themed immersive exhibits. Reserve your paid/timed tickets fast as they are selling out quickly.

When: Friday - Sunday, December 27 - December 29, 12 - 8 p.m.

Where: 54 Washington St.

Price: $15 - 25

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Live Cumbia at Legionnaire Saloon

Photo: Legionnaire Saloon/Facebook

Hear live Cumbia music in the loft this Friday at Legionnaire Saloon in Oakland. The show will feature Discos Resaca Collective and Mariposas del Alma. It's the final Cumbia dance party at Legionnaire in 2019.  

When: Friday, December 27, 9 p.m.

Where: 2272 Telegraph Ave.

Price: $8

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Sesame Street Live! Make You Magic

Photo: Sesame Street Live/Facebook

Experience the magic of Sesame Street Live at Paramount Theater in Oakland, featuring your favorite characters, including Elmo, Big Bird and Cookie Monster. This event is great for the little ones, or for adults looking to soak up some nostalgia.  

When: Saturday - Sunday, December 28 - December 29, (show times vary)

Where: Paramount Theater, 2025 Broadway

Price: $20 - 80

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All Out Comedy Theater

Photo: All Out Comedy Theater/Facebook

Catch some laughs at a free holiday-themed improv comedy show at All Out Comedy Theater this weekend. Close out the year with laughs and smiles. 

When: Saturday - Sunday, December 28 - December 29

Where: 2525 Telegraph Ave

Price: $10 - 13 (Improv for free on Sunday)

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