Oakland, CA is the largest city in the East Bay region of San Francisco. It is a trade center for the San Francisco Bay Area and the Port of Oakland is the busiest in San Francisco Bay as well as Northern California. Oakland is one of the most diverse cities in the country, coming in 35th in a 2016 study. Which means there are a lot of birthdays and anniversaries every day in Oakland. Help celebrate one of them by sending flowers delivered to Oakland today!
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
747 52nd Street
Oakland, CA 94609
Oakland Medical Center
275 W MacArthur Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94611
The distinction of Oakland neighborhoods is between the hills and flatlands. The main areas are the Central Business District (Downtown Oakland), East Oakland, Lake Merritt, North Oakland, West Oakland and Oakland Hills. Downtown and West Oakland are in the flatlands and East and North Oakland incorporate both hills and flatland neighborhoods. Whether a loved one of yours lives in the hills or flatlands of Oakland our florist partners offers flower bouquets and gift baskets for delivery today.
There are plenty of things to do and see in Oakland, CA, from sporting events to sightseeing and great views. Redwood Regional Park, East Bay Regional Park District, Lake Merritt and the GSBF Bonsai Garden are some places to go to enjoy scenic views. For the museum minded, the city has the Oakland Museum of California, the Chabot Space & Science Center and the Oakland Aviation Museum.
At Jack London Square, a historic neighborhood by the water, you can see the USS Potomac for education and sightseeing tours. There are a few historic theaters as well, including the Grand Lake Theater, the Paramount Theater and the Fox Theater.
Oakland has a food scene in the area of Temescal, where you can find plenty of restaurants and pizza places. There is also a farmers market every Sunday. The Oakland Zoo covers 490 acres, has many exotic species and supports the Action for Wildlife Conservation Program.
Both the Raiders and the A's play in the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum and the Golden State Warriors play in the Oracle Arena.