Today, Jack London Square screens the Johnny Depp film Chocolat as its last waterfront flick of the summer season. The free movie begins at sundown, with prefestival activities like al fresco dining and trivia starting earlier.
Saturday, Oakland's Dimond district holds its annual Oaktoberfest craft beer celebration from 1 to 6 P.M. $20 gets you a collectible festival stein and 4 beer tokens, or you can unlimited 4 ox. tastes for $40. Expected pourers include Linden Street Brewery, Drake's Brewing, Trumer, Anchor, 21st Amendment and more. The family-friendly event also includes food vendors and live music and dancing.
Jack London Square
Broadway and Embarcadero, Oakland
MacArthur Boulevard at Fruitvale Ave., Oakland