Events designed to celebrate the extraordinary.


Where Young Professionals, Artist , Activist, Taste Makers, and the Fashion Conscious come to network, socialize, break stereotypes, party for a purpose, embrace community, and live life in a diverse environment exchanging positive energy amongst beautiful people. 



COMING UP NEXT.................

BROWN SUGAR: SOOAKLAND 2nd Annual Adult Prom

Sat Nov 25TH @7PM

4 DJ'S






Live Performance by: Elle Varner 



Our Mission is Simple.


SoOAKLAND is a movement fostering beneficial networking, socializing and good times to Oakland Natives. Celebrating Oakland diversity and culture through positive community gatherings, SoOAKLAND invites Professionals, Artists, Activists, Taste Makers, and the Fashion Conscious to party for a purpose. 




In SOOAKLAND's first year of Litness these events are a celebration about YOU and the beautiful vibes you have contributed to the growth of this movement. Postivity, good vibes, beautiful people, community love, breaking stereotypes, supporting businesses, and showcasing what it really means to be SOOAKLAND. These events bring in over 1500  beautiful people ..early arrival suggested.

#stoptheviolence #oaklandagainstgentrification


Costume Karaoke

An event where you can play dress up and be your favorite artist for the night and bring it to the stage. We have had Jodeci, Hot Boyz, Erykah Badu and more. Rather its a solo performance or group performance the crowd is LIT and the energy will have you jumping through the roof.

No Judgement....No Shyness....No Boo'ing....WE GOT YOU and its ALL FUN 

We have the Bay Areas dopest up and coming dj's bringing us all the best music old school and new school.


Brunch Day Party 

Invite Only

The best Sunday Brunch in Oakland for the professional, artist, fashionable adults who want to socialize, network  and party over great food and mimosa's BUFFET STYLE ..CRAB CAKES, SHRIMP AND GRITS, CHICKEN &BOURBAN WAFFLES, SURF ANF TURF AND MORE...made by some of the best Bay Area chefs!!! We have a beautiful outdoor patio with seating as well as indoor seating.

AND we can not forget BOTTOMLESS MIMOSAS ALL DAY!!!!!! 


if you could redo prom night, would you?

SoOakland Adult Prom who's ready to fashionably step through?

Fellas, ready to get fitted ? Ladies.., ready ? SoOakland is giving us all the opportunity to do PROM over as adults. Did you have a bad prom experience ? Is it a memory you want to forget? Did you not get to go to your prom? Were you not able to go with the person you wanted because of your sexuality? Is there someone now you would want to spend that special night with? Do you wish you could have worn something different? December 2016 we are bringing you #SooaklandProm2016 Adult style...class,fashion,love and respect.... Lets re-live an nostalgic moment over one more time in our life the #SOOAKLAND way........who says we cant??

July 30th named So Oakland Day


On July 30th, 2016, Oakland California's Mayor, Libby Schaff proclaimed July 30 to be So Oakland Day! This was a complete honor in receiving recognition for our continuing efforts to celebrate Oakland and our culture. 



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