BART

On Weekends, BART trains run approximately every 20 minutes. The closest drop off station near the event site is the West Oakland Station.

Bart Tickets*

Go to www.bart.gov to plan your BART trip.

Children 4 and under ride free. Everyone else must have a BART ticket. BART tickets are like debit cards with stored value. There are ticket vending machines at all BART stations. Stations close at approximately midnight.  Please go to bart.gov for train schedules.

*Be sure to buy round-trip tickets so you can avoid waiting in line to purchase a BART ticket to get home!

Directions to West Oakland BART

From 880 North

  • Use the right lane to take exit 44 for 7th Street toward West Grand Avenue
  • Turn right onto 7th St.
  • Turn right onto Chester St.
  • Turn left, the destination will be on the right

From 880 South

  • Take exit 42 toward Broadway/Alameda
  • Turn left onto 5th street
  • Turn right onto Mandela Pkwy.
  • Turn left, the destination will be on the left

From 80 East (Oakland Bay Bridge)

  • Take right lane to exit I-880 South/Alameda/San Jose/Airport
  • Keep left, continue towards I-880 South
  • Follow directions from 880 South

Free shuttle/ Parking/ Dropoff

There are only 2 ways to get to the Blurry Vision Festival Site

1 - Via Free Shuttle from the West Oakland BART Station, which is free for all ticket purchasers. All you need to ride the free shuttle is your ticket. Shuttles will run continuously from the West Oakland BART Station to the event site from 11am-9pm daily. The last shuttle from the event site back to the BART station leaves at 11:45pm.

2 - Via Ride Share, which will drop you off at our designated on-site location.  Only rideshare vehicles with official decals and credentials will have access to a drop off area on site. Make sure to enter “MIDDLE HARBOR SHORELINE PARK” as your destination.

Friends/Family pick-up/drop off location is at the West Oakland BART Station. The free shuttle service from West Oakland BART will bring you to the festival entrance. 

THERE IS NO DESIGNATED FESTIVAL PARKING AND THERE IS NO PARKING ON SITE. ALL PARKING IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION. 

Lyft

Lyft is the official ride share partner of Blurry Vision. Enter the code BLURRYVISION under “promos” tab in the Lyft app or click here. Lyft’s terms apply. Valid for New Users. Get $10 off your first ride. Does not cover tips, cancellation fees, or damage fees associated with the ride. Cannot be combined with other ride credit or offers. 

ADA

ADA vehicles will need a verified ADA placard, permit, or license plate to enter the event site. The person to whom the placard or plate is issued to must be present in the vehicle, as a driver or passenger. This will be verified by law enforcement upon entry.


Fly

Oakland International Airport

510.563.3300

Directions from airport to recommended hotels via BART:

  • Located across from Terminal 1 Baggage Claim to 12th St Oakland City Center or West Oakland Station

 

San Francisco International

800.435.9736

Directions from the airport to recommended hotels via BART:

  • BART station is located in the International terminal
  • Board the Pittsburg/Bay Point train to the City Center/12th Street Station or the West Oakland Station and you'll be right in downtown a few blocks from Oakland Chinatown and Jack London Square.

Train

Coliseum Station at Oakland Airport

700 73rd Avenue
Oakland, CA 946216

Jack London Square Station (Downtown Oakland)

245 Second Street
Oakland, CA 94607

Emeryville Station

5885 Horton Street
Emeryville, CA 94608-2037


Hotels

Need a place to stay? Here are some hotels in the area.

Disclaimer:  Although there are no official hotel partners for this event, we have compiled a list of options in the area.  Please research review sites such as, Yelp or Trip Advisor for guest feedback.

Oakland Marriot City Center (1.3 mi)

1001 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607

510.451.4000

The Washington Inn Hotel (1.2 mi)

495 10th St
Oakland, CA 94607

510.452.1776

Courtyard Marriot Oakland Downtown (2.0 mi)

988 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607

510.625.8282

Sutter Hotel (1.5 mi)

584 14th St.
Oakland, CA 94612

510.451.2555

Z Hotel Jack London Square (1.3 mi)

233 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607

800.633.5973

Waterfront Hotel (1.4 mi)

10 Washington St.
Oakland, CA 94612

888.842.5333

Jack London Inn (1.4 mi)

444 Embarcadero West
Oakland, CA 94612

510.444.2032

Courtyard Oakland Emeryville (2.6 mi)

5555 Shellmound Street
Emeryville, CA 94608

510.652.8777

Extended Stay Oakland - Emeryville (1.8 mi)

3650 Mandela Pkwy
Emeryville, CA 94608

800.804.2734

Hyatt House Emeryville (4.2 mi)

5800 Shellmound Street
Emeryville, CA 94608

510.601.5880