Directions and Parking

Grand Lake Theater exterior, daytime
Photo by Andre Salcido


From San Francisco, Berkeley, Contra Costa County areas:

  • Take Hwy 580 East. Exit at GRAND AVENUE in Oakland.
  • Turn Left onto Grand Avenue. We are one block off the 580 freeway.

Public Transportation

BART: From MacArthur Station to AC Transit bus 57 to Grand Lake Theatre (Macarthur Blvd & Grand Avenue)

From 19th St. Station to AC Transit bus #12 to Grand Lake Theatre (Lakepark & Grand Avenue).

From SF Transbay Terminal take NL bus. Get off at Macarthur Blvd & Lake Shore Av walk two blocks to the Grand Lake Theatre.

From Hayward, Pleasanton, Fremont areas:

  • Take Hwy 580 West. Exit at LAKESHORE AVENUE in Oakland.
  • Go straight onto Lakepark Avenue. We are two blocks away on the right hand side.

Public Transportation

Take Richmond BART to 19th Street Station. Transfer to AC Transit bus #12, to Lakepark & Grand Avenue.


The City of Oakland lot located under the 580 freeway has free spaces after 6pm Monday - Friday and all day Saturdays and Sundays. Permit parking is in force Monday - Friday until 6pm. Paid kiosk parking is in force Monday - Saturday until 6pm.
Please read signs carefully and park accordingly.

Free spaces can be located in the neighborhood surrounding the theater.

There is metered street parking and parking lots around the theater. Kiosk metered parking is enforced from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Monday - Saturday (check parking kiosks for details). The current rate is $2.00 per hour.

In the evening, metered spaces are free after kiosk metering ends at 6pm.

Now Playing


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(122 Minutes)

R Restrictedassist deviceWurlitzer Organ70mmDigital Projection

FRI-SAT: 1:151, 4:151, 7:151, 9:451
SUN: 1:151, 4:151, 7:151
MON: 4:151, 7:151
TUE: 4:151, 7:151, 9:451
WED-THUR: 4:151, 7:151

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Maleficent:Mistress of Evil

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

(118 Minutes)

Rated PGassist deviceDolby DigitalDigital Projection

Shown in 2D:
FRI-SUN: 1:002*, 4:002*, 7:002*
MON-THU: 4:002*, 7:002*
*Auditorium 2 is not wheelchair accessible

Shown in 2-projector 3D
FRI-SAT: 12:003, 10:003
TUE: 10:003

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Dolemite is My Name

Dolemite Is My Name

(118 Minutes)

R Restrictedassist deviceDolby DigitalDigital Projection

FRI-SAT: 2:303, 5:003, 7:303, 9:302*
SUN: 2:303, 5:003, 7:303
MON: 5:003, 7:303
TUE: 5:003, 7:303, 9:302*
WED-THU: 5:003, 7:303
*Auditorium 2 is not wheelchair accessible

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Gemini Man

Gemini Man

(117 Minutes)

Rated PG-13assist deviceDolby DigitalDigital Projection

FRI-SAT: 1:304, 4:304, 7:254, 9:404
SUN: 1:304, 4:304, 7:254
MON: 4:304, 7:254
TUE: 4:304, 7:254, 9:404
WED: 4:304, 7:254
THU: 4:304, 7:254

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Theater Info

3200 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
Directions & Parking

Admission Prices

Regular Features

Gen Adm $12
Child/Senior $8.50
Matinee $6.50
Discount Tuesday $5
About Ratings
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3D Features

Gen Adm $13.50
Ch/Senr $10
Matinee $6.50
Discount Tuesday $5
About 3-D

The Grand Lake has a new discount policy: Tuesday is now “$5.00 Day”. All admissions are $5.00* each all day long. This includes 3-D features! (*Excluding Special Engagements) Our new discount policy now extends to matinee shows! All tickets for showtimes starting prior to 6pm are only $6.50, 3-D included! Every day!

Non-holiday Mondays are Free Popcorn Days! Receive a free bag of popcorn with purchase of admission.

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Wurlitzer Organ large

Mighty Wurlitzer Organ played before Friday and Saturday evening shows indicated in green in the Main Auditorium.
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