COMPLEX OAKLAND is a multi-level arts, concert and entertainment facility nestled in the heart of Oakland's historic downtown theater district. with our prime location, just one block from Oakland City Hall, three blocks from Oakland Convention Center and directly next to 12th Bart Station and AC Transit Hub, Complex Oakland is one of Oakland’s signature multipurpose facilities, offering the versatility to accommodate groups as small as 50 and as large as 1,600.
Complex Oakland has been configured to offer unrivaled flexibility in layout and production. The complex encompasses three fully independent spaces:
The Ballroom , which can host up to 1000 people for a standing room only event, or up to 350 theater seated
The Playlist , that can accommodate 500 for standing room or up to 200 theater seated, Also features our restaurant and dining space.
Feral, our coziest setting, which can accommodate 125 people standing or up to 50 theater seated
Each of these spaces has their own entrances and exits, restrooms, bars, flat screen LCD TVs, stages, sound and lighting systems.
While parking can often be a problem downtown, Complex Oakland benefits from ample street parking throughout the Downtown District and has access to three dedicated surface lots adjacent to the facility. Additional lots are nearby, and valet parking can be arranged for specific events.