Community Events

Community Events

Get involved in our vibrant island community! There’s always something going on– check back often for more upcoming events.

Planning your own event? Contact the City for any necessary permits and click here to review our Guide to Reducing Waste at Community Events.



Alameda Earth Day Festival

Saturday, April 18
10:00am – 3:00pm

Washington Park, 740 Central Avenue, Alameda

For more information, click here.



20th Annual Downtown Alameda Spring Festival

Mother’s Day Weekend • Saturday, May 9 & Sunday, May 10

Park Street, Alameda

For more information, click here.



Alameda 4th of July Parade and 5K Race

Saturday, July 4
Race starts at 9:30am – Registration required
Parade starts at 10:00am

Downtown Alameda

For more information, click here.


Ongoing Events

Household Hazardous Waste
Expanded opportunities for drop off. Open to the public.

Click here for more information.

Electronic Waste Collection Events
Various locations and dates. For a list of certified e-waste collectors, visit CalRecycle.
Also visit these websites for upcoming event listings:

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