Please begin to book your travel and hotel for all Catalyst workshops. We are not reserving a hotel room block, so we encourage teams to book their lodging for all workshops as soon as possible.

The lodging options listed below were selected based on their distance from the workshop and overall costs. Another option to look into is Airbnb.

Workshop Logistic Questions?

Workshop Date Location & Time Lodging Options Parking Options
Workshop #1 Feb. 20-21, 2019 Lake Merritt Boating Center

568 Bellevue Avenue

Oakland, CA 94610

 

Feb. 20: 9:20 AM Breakfast | 10:00 am Programming begins | 5:15 pm Happy hour

Feb. 21: 8:20 AM Breakfast | 9:00 AM Programming begins | 4:00 PM Workshop ends

  1. Courtyard Oakland Downtown
  2. Oakland Marriott City Center
  3. Waterfront Hotel
Lake Merritt Parking Lot

Location: Parking is inside the park at the Lake Merritt parking lot, which is adjacent to the Lake Merritt Boating Center.

Payment: You must pay for parking before you can drive to the parking lot.

Hours: M-F 7:00am- 5:30pm. Parking is free after 5:30pm. Guests will be able to exit the park.
Rate: $10.00/Daily Max

Workshop #2 Apr. 24-25, 2019 Preservation Park – Nile Hall

668 13th Street
Oakland CA 94612
See the venue map.

The entrance to Preservation Park is at 13th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way. Follow 13th Street to the fountain and Nile Hall will be on your right.
If entering Preservation Park from 12th Street follow Preservation Park Way to the fountain and Nile Hall will be directly ahead.

 

Apr. 24: 9:20 AM Breakfast | 10:00 am Programming begins | 5:15 PM programming concludes

Apr. 25: 8:20 AM Breakfast | 9:00 AM Programming begins | 4:00 PM Workshop ends

  1. Courtyard Oakland Downtown
  2. Oakland Marriott City Center
  3. Waterfront Hotel
City Center West Garage
Address: 1250 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94612 (cross streets: 12th Street and 14th Street)Enter garage on Martin Luther King Jr. Way or Jefferson StreetsHours: M-F 5:00am- 11:00pm
Rate: $4.00/hour, $40.00/ Daily Max, $12.00/ Early Bird (in before 9:30am; no in & out)
Workshop #3 and Showcase

 

*Team Sponsors attend Jun. 27 showcase*

Jun. 26-27, 2019 The California Endowment

2000 Franklin Street
Oakland, CA 94612

 

Jun. 26: 9:20 AM Breakfast | 10:00 am Programming begins | 3:00 PM programming concludes

Jun. 27: 8:00 AM Breakfast | 9:00 AM Programming begins | 2:00 PM Programming ends

  1. Courtyard Oakland Downtown
  2. Oakland Marriott City Center
  3. Waterfront Hotel
Telegraph Plaza Public Parking
Address: 2100 Telegraph Avenue Oakland 94612
Entrance: 21st & Telegraph Ave.
Hours: M-F 6:00am- 6:00pm
Rate: $1.00/20 min, $12.00/ Daily Max, $8.00/ Early Bird (in before 9:30am), $4.00/ Overnight, $20.00/Lost Coin Fee

Diamond Parking
Address: 1975 Webster Street Oakland 94612
Entrance: Thomas L. Berkeley/ 20th & Webster
Hours: 24 hours/ 7 days a week
Rate: $2.53+tax/20 min, $17.72+tax / Daily Max (up to 10 hrs.), $21.10+tax /Vans & Trucks, $5.91+tax / Motorcycles, Overnight, $20/Lost Coin Fee

Douglas Parking/ California Bank & Trust
Address: 2003 Franklin Street Oakland 94612
Entrance: 20th & Franklin (to the left of TCE)
Hours: 24 hours/ 7 days a week
Rate: $3.00/30 min (*or fraction thereof), $12.00 / All Day
*1 hour Free w Bank Validation

Douglas Parking
Address: 450 21st Street Oakland 94612
Entrance: 21st Street, Between Broadway/Telegraph
Hours: 24 hours/ 7 days a week
Rate: $10.00 / Daily Parking

Franklin Plaza Garage
Address: 1719 Franklin Street Oakland 94612
Entrance: 411 19th Street, off Franklin
Hours: M-F 7:00am- 8:00pm
Rate: $1.00/20 min, $18.00/ Daily Max, $10.00/ Early Bird (in before 9:30am), $4.00/ Evening (4-8pm), $20.00/Lost Coin Fee