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||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
|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.
|Workshop #2||Apr. 24-25, 2019||Preservation Park – Nile Hall
668 13th Street
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.
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
|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
Jun. 26: 9:20 AM Breakfast | 10:00 am Programming begins | 4:00 PM programming concludes
Jun. 27: 8:20 AM Breakfast | 9:00 AM Programming begins | 3:00 PM Workshop ends
|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 FeeDiamond 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
Franklin Plaza Garage