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


2015- 2021 East Bay EXPRESS Readers' Poll

$7.50 Matinees for all shows before 5:45
(3D screenings included)

Discounted Tuesdays are back!
Admission is now $6 on Tuesdays
Wearing an antiviral mask is optional but recommended in high density situations such as ticket/concession/restroom lines and when an auditorium is highly occupied.

Minions: Rise of Gru

Minions: The Rise of Gru

(87 Minutes)

Rated PGassist deviceWurlitzer OrganDolby DigitalDigital Projection

Shown in Digital 2D:
FRI: 4:001, 6:001, 8:001, 10:151
SAT: 12:001, 2:001, 4:001, 6:001, 8:001, 10:151
SUN: 12:001, 2:001, 4:001, 6:001, 8:001
MON: 12:001, 2:001, 4:001, 6:001, 8:001
TUE-WED: 4:001, 6:001, 8:001
THUR: 4:002*, 6:002*, 8:002*, 10:152*
2*-Auditorium 2 is not wheelchair accessible

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(159 Minutes)

Rated PG-13assist deviceWurlitzer OrganDolby DigitalDigital Projection

FRI: 3:302*, 7:002*, 10:002*
SAT: 12:152*, 3:302*, 7:002*, 10:002*
SUN-MON: 12:152*, 3:302*, 7:002*
TUE-WED: 3:302*, 7:002*
THUR: 3:303, 7:003
2*-Auditorium 2 is not wheelchair accessible

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Top Gun: Maverick

(131 Minutes)

Rated PG-13assist deviceDolby DigitalDigital Projection

FRI: 4:303, 7:153, 9:453
SAT: 1:303, 4:303, 7:153, 9:453
SUN-MON: 1:303, 4:303, 7:153
TUE-WED: 4:303, 7:153

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(105 Minutes)

Rated PGassist deviceDolby DigitalDigital Projection

FRI: 5:004, 7:304, 9:404
SAT: 12:254, 2:354, 5:004, 7:304, 9:404
SUN-MON: 12:254, 2:354, 5:004, 7:304
TUE-WED: 5:004, 7:304

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Thor: Love and Thunder

THOR: Love and Thunder

(119 Minutes)

Rated PG-13assist deviceDolby DigitalDigital Projection

Shown in Main Auditorium: 4:451, 7:301, 9:551

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Theater Info

3200 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610

Directions & Parking

Admission Prices

Regular Features

Gen Adm $13
Child/Senior $9.50
Matinee $7.50
Discount Tuesday $6

About Ratings
Superscript text indicates theater number

3D Features

Gen Adm $14.50
Ch/Senr $11
Matinee $7.50
Discount Tuesday $6

About 3-D

The Grand Lake has a new discount policy: Tuesday is now “$6.00 Day”. All admissions are $6.00* 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 $7.50, 3-D included! Every day!

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Wurlitzer Organ large

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

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