Starline Social club
Starline Social club is a three story historic victorian Oddfellows event space from built in 1893, which contains a bar, ballroom, restaurant as well as multiple venues/ event spaces. The Starline operates as a multi-use space that facilitates artists, musicians, activists and community based entrepreneurs in the exhibition of music, performance, literary, social, culinary and visual media. Starline is staffed and owned by a diverse and local crew of individuals whom are dedicated to maintaining a safe, inclusive and creative environment that supports the Oakland community and also pays respect to the Oddfellows original motto of “Friendship, Love & Truth”.
- 2000 sqft bar and restaurant (100 capacity)
- Full AV package
- Original horsehair plaster walls and tin ceilings
- 2000 sqft sideroom ‘speakeasy’ (100 capacity)
- Full Meyer sound AV package
- Including 16 channel FOH, wedges, subs, mains, etc.
- Private Bar
- Large dance floor
4000+ sqft Ballroom (400 capacity)
- Large stage: Full Meyer Sound AV stage package
- Sprung maple dance floor
- Built in booth seating for 40
- Projection screen and multiple projector package
- Full commercial kitchen
- Full bar and service area
- Coat room
- 2 Green rooms
- Balcony overlook ballroom
- Starline Social Club’s Ballroom is not wheelchair/ ADA accessible at this time. Both staircases leading up to the Ballroom have 28 steps.
"friendship, Love & Truth"
Frequently Asked Questions
The show I’m attending has an age restriction & I’m over 18/21 but I lost my ID. Can I still attend the show?
You must present some form of government ID for entry.
Do you have a mailing list?
Yes, we do! Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter with upcoming show information, presale tickets, special offers & more.
I cannot stand for long, do you have seating?
Absolutely. Specialty seating is available upon request. Please contact us via phone or email during our daytime hours (M-F 11am-6pm) at least a day before hand to reserve seats.
That else can I bring to the show?
You may bring in empty plastic refillable water bottles and small personal bags and backpacks. For the comfort and safety for everyone, please do not bring in the following items: strollers, signs larger than 8.5’ x 11’, large backpacks, alcohol, cans, bottles, pets or weapons of any kind.
Do you have earplugs?
We do! Earplugs can be purchased for $1 at our box office / coat check area.
What are your hours of operation?
Can I make a reservation?
Yes! Please call us at (510) 593-2109 -OR make a reservation below:
Where can I buy tickets?
Buy tickets off the ticket link on the event page or come to the box office the day of show (if it’s not sold out). Our box office is open 30 minutes prior to the listed door time of each event. All tickets purchased ahead of the event must be purchased online through our website.
What do I do if I’ve left any personal belongings behind?
We have a lost & Found! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org - OR- stop by between 4PM & 8PM
Is Starline Social Club ADA accessible?
Our main bar and side room are wheelchair accessible. Our Ballroom is not ADA accessible at this time, but it will be very soon. If you are deaf or hard of hearing and would like to attend a public event - OR - would like to request ADA seating, please contact us at email@example.com
Is there parking near Starline Social Club?
There is no parking provided onsite, but there are parking garages located in the neighborhood within a couple blocks on both Telegraph and Broadway. There is also some street parking available, with meter enforcement ending at 6:00 pm - and as always...Don’t leave stuff visible in your car!
Is there public transportation close to Starline Social Club?
Yes, we are two blocks away from the 20th Street Bart Station. Plus in front there are many AC Transit bus stops in front, even a Greyhound a block away. Lol.