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O.co Coliseum

O.co Coliseum

Baseball Stadium, Football Stadium, and Music Venue
Central East Oakland, Oakland
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  • The baseball at O.co Coliseum is a can't miss
  • Darryl D.
    "Watching the Raiders can be intimidating for sure."(14 Tips)
    J.D. S.
    "GO RAIDERS!!!!!!!!!!!!"(5 Tips)
    Mr M.
    "One of the oldest stadiums left...just win baby"(4 Tips)
    Bennett W W.
    "Oakland Athletics"(3 Tips)
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  • Jeff S.
    Jeff S.May 29, 2016
    The Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum is a throwback. The ticket prices are very reasonable and it reminded me of Shea Stadium. This old stadium is definitely worth a visit.
    Upvoted Apr 22
  • Derek G.
    Derek GardnerAugust 31, 2013
    Great Ballpark Energy, fun place to go with friends! All the workers are super nice and helpful. You can bring Your OWN food into the park! And drinks! Frozen ice cream is great! Go support the A's!!!
  • Jen R.
    Jen RainwaterSeptember 26, 2013
    Been here 100+ times
    Anyone who doesn't like the Coli is just jealous of all the A's accomplishments throughout history. Even with Mt. Davis O.co is one of the best parks in baseball! The atmosphere is always electric!
  • Al S.
    Al SSeptember 27, 2014
    Best craft beer options are at the Gastropub, in the West Side Club, on the second deck and right behind home plate. They also serve made-to-order brick oven pizzas that are surprisingly good.
  • Mark
    MarkJune 3, 2013
    If you're a die-hard A's fan, the place to be is section 149 in the RF bleachers, home to some of the most entertaining fans in baseball (otherwise, look for cheap infield seats on StubHub).
  • Chris T.
    Chris TAugust 14, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Best baseball team in the Bay Area, bar none. If you don't need the pretty views, gourmet food, and fufu crowds, this is the spot for you. A place for blue collar fans who are really into the game!
  • Jen R.
    Jen RainwaterSeptember 26, 2013
    Been here 100+ times
    Wanna meet THE BEST, LOUDEST, FRIENDLIEST, MOST CREATIVE & FUN FANS IN ALL OF BASEBALL? Come to the Coliseum! Sit behind the bullpen, on the rail in 119 or the crAziest exp try the bleachers! ;)
  • Alma A.
    Alma ArmentaOctober 27, 2014
    The food is super expensive--like any other stadium, and the stairs are a killer not only from the entrance to the seat but from the bart to your seat. but it is a great stadium in the city of Oakland
  • Kevin M.
    Kevin MarkJune 10, 2016
    Not a bad place to see a Major League game. Easy access, right off the freeway. Spacious parking lot. Reasonably priced tickets. Friendly, helpful stadium staff.
  • Jason L.
    Jason LiSeptember 4, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    The fan experience is boring, but always a great idea for visiting team fans to come here. As for Bay Area baseball fans, SF Giants fans have more class than A's fans since A's fans love to hate
  • Jen R.
    Jen RainwaterSeptember 23, 2015
    Been here 100+ times
    I LOVE O.CO AND THE OAKLAND ATHLETICS!!! IF U DONT YOU JUST ARE NOT THAT BRIGHT, I GUESS! And if you are a gnats fan ... there's always the Bay Bridge or the GG to jump off!!!
  • Andrew V.
    Andrew ViloriaJune 16, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    Of course it's old, decrepit, in a bad part of town, and Mt. Davis is an abomination. But its still fun to watch a game. Home of 4 World Series titles and 2 Super Bowl champions.
  • MLB
    MLBApril 5, 2012
    The Coliseum playing field is 22 ft below sea level. The pitcher’s mound is 10 in. above the field, which means the pitcher stands slightly higher than his teammates at almost 21 ft below sea level. Read more
  • Darryl D.
    Darryl DiosoOctober 3, 2011
    Watching the Raiders can be intimidating for sure. But once you get past the black face paint, spikes, chains, etc. you realize they are great folks. Just cheer for the Raiders to be safe though. ;)
  • Eater
    EaterJuly 11, 2012
    Top Dining Options: Kinder’s BBQ and Ribs and Things are both on the Field Level; Saag’s Club Level on the Plaza Level. Read more
  • Jason L.
    Jason LiMay 2, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Watch your language during A's games! It can get you ejected from the game! I saw three fans get ejected for using excessive profanity after being warned twice (three strikes and you're OUT!)
  • Oakland Athletics
    Oakland AthleticsMarch 26, 2012
    Visit The Burger Shack behind Section 132 or the Grill Shack behind Section 211 for great Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Texas Grilled Cheese sandwiches, and fries. Read more
  • John M.
    John MannSeptember 3, 2014
    There is a BART stop right outside of the stadium. Foul territory is huge so the seats aren't close to the field. If you need help deciding which Seats to Purchase for your next A's game, check out Read more
  • Sarah G.
    Sarah GSeptember 30, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Be advised that the Dryer's stand by section 130 is the ONLY stand that will let you buy a water bottle with credit card in this entire stadium. Even on the hottest day of summer...
  • Experience
    ExperienceApril 10, 2013
    You can now buy Seat and Experiential Upgrades at all A's home games! Download the MLB at the Ballpark app to upgrade: http://oakland.athletics.mlb.com/oak/ticketing/upgrades.jsp
  • J L.
    J LMay 30, 2016
    Saag's "Atomic Hot" sausage and tons of craft beers on tap puts the offerings at "nicer" stadiums to shame.
  • Oakland Athletics
    Oakland AthleticsMarch 26, 2012
    Sit on the OF grass after every promotional Fireworks Night game. Following the final out, fans will be invited to sit on the field to watch the sky high show. Field seating is limited. Read more
  • John C.
    John CassilloAugust 14, 2012
    Half the time, you'll find cheaper tickets on the A's website than StubHub, even the day of the game. Outfield seats are fantastic for just $15.
  • Jessica Lynn S.
    Jessica Lynn ShullJune 27, 2010
    Red Hook Philly Cheesesteak... made fresh and yummy! Share a cup o' fries with a friend. $4.99 small domestic beer/ $8 domestic large / $8.25 specialty small beer (bluemoon,sierranevada,guiness,etc)
    Upvoted Apr 4
  • Jean L.
    Jean LJuly 20, 2015
    Upgrade needed! The small tvs to view the game when you go to the food stands, the slim selection at the food stand, the shared urinals!!!
  • they all call her a.
    they all call her alaskaApril 14, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Friday four pack - 4 tickets 4 meals for 50 bucks - can't be beat! And $2 tickets every Wednesday! ! Love the green and gold.
  • Island Bruin
    Island BruinAugust 6, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    If you want sun, sit on 1st base side, field level. If you want the best team in baseball, sit anywhere. Go A's.
  • Tony J.
    Tony JelkeAugust 25, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    If you have suite tickets, you can go just about any loction in the stadium including the entrance tunnel and cheerleader landing!
  • HISTORY
    HISTORYMarch 29, 2010
    The stadium has hosted Oakland Raiders football between 1966-81 &1995-today, & Oakland A's baseball since 1968. On May 1, 1991, Rickey Henderson stole his 939th career base becoming an all-time leader
  • Joe S.
    Joe SarabiaDecember 18, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Veggie dogs are in section 220. If you are not seated on the club section, ask for an escort, which they will do. Often it takes persistence and a couple of tries.
  • Bridgett H.
    Bridgett HaneyApril 5, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Make friends with the ushers. If you're nice, they might let you sit in better seats...IF no one sits there before they're supposed to send you back to your original seat!
  • Patrick F.
    Great atmosphere during game 5 of the ALCS vs. the Tigers. Not the best stadium, but it's all good.
  • Cuong L.
    Cuong LeSeptember 2, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Best food is the Westside Club. You can get a brick oven pizza and all kinds of beer on tap.
  • Kelly K.
    Kelly KunaniecSeptember 21, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    The $4.75 grilled cheese at the Burger Shack behind section 132 is delicious and a decent deal for ballpark food.
  • Sports Illustrated
    Sports IllustratedJuly 23, 2013
    May 8, 1968: Catfish Hunter, tossed the fourth perfect game in American League history. Hunter struck out 11 AND was productive at the plate, going 3-for-4 and driving in three runs. Read more
  • Mr M.
    Mr MaggioOctober 3, 2014
    Home of the Raiders, one of the few old stadiums, get to visit it before the build another one...
  • Galen W.
    Galen WestSeptember 5, 2016
    The coliseum isn't the nicest place to see a game but it is still very enjoyable to see the #redsox play the #athletics.
  • National Football Post.com
    You’ll find some of the best tailgates in Lots A and G. Once inside, grab a Saag’s sausage with peppers and onions and don’t forget the side of garlic fries. Read more
  • David S.
    David SchwartzJuly 24, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    This was da bomb in the 70's but now it just blows! As need to go to San Jose, they will welcome Al and his traitors back in lipstick city and build a new venue for him there I am sure!
  • Marvin A.
    Marvin AndujarAugust 31, 2013
    It was a good game. I saw Kurt Suzuki hit a home run. Although, the stadium need some remodeling. You still can have a good time.
  • Pepsi
    PepsiJuly 1, 2011
    Visiting in the summer and it's hard to believe this stadium is also a football field. Go A's!
  • Tony G.
    Tony GatesJune 18, 2011
    It does get chilly in the evenings, even in June/July. Beware, hot chocolates (10 oz cup) are $5 each!!!
  • Jaron J.
    Jaron JamesJune 19, 2013
    Try taking the BART to the stadium and try the nachos with the beans. I didn't and am fully regretting the choice :(
  • Jeffrey L.
    Jeffrey LowyAugust 7, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    The food sucks but you can't beat free parking on Tuesday and a $4 ticket.
  • Brian N.
    Brian NguyenSeptember 2, 2015
    Look for, or rather listen for the loud pizza vendor guy wandering the stands. He is legendary.
  • Jason L.
    Jason LiMay 25, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    The A's fans here are annoying, feeling like crybabies, and will hate any team, especially divisional rivals and the Yankees
  • Thomas L.
    Thomas LarsenJuly 14, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Get the cheese steaks sandwiches and long hammer behind home plate best deal no line
    Upvoted 2 weeks ago
  • Jen R.
    Jen RainwaterSeptember 6, 2015
    Been here 100+ times
    Best seats in the house are behind the A's bullpen! 💚⚾🐘💛
  • Dogfaced H.
    Dogfaced H.November 2, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    In the winter, Mt. Davis is covered with snow and is perfect for skiing. Buy a hot chocolate at the summit.
  • Eric W.
    Eric WheelerSeptember 27, 2014
    Go to ribs n things on the first base line for food. Also...go A's.
  • Shalini
    ShaliniJuly 4, 2015
    You can only get ice cream helmets in one section, and that's the JUMA stand in section 150.
  • Kari B.
    Kari BratcherAugust 24, 2014
    Old stadium and kinda dumpy. Fun atmosphere though, Oakland fans are crazy!
  • Colin C.
    Colin CoplandApril 2, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Word to the wise: Bring gloves and a scarf to any evening baseball game, no matter what time of year it is. You could hang meat in the Coliseum after dusk and it wouldn't go bad!
  • Brian S.
    Brian StraussFebruary 22, 2015
    I grew up here. I therefore have to love it.
  • Joshua D.
    Joshua DronkersMay 17, 2011
    Find the concession with the Nacho Grande, its the best value in professional sports, $6.75. Read more
  • Edward H.
    Edward HomickMay 2, 2013
    Officially the biggest shithole of any stadium for any of the major sports in this country. I have been to minor league stadiums nicer than this place.
  • Mary O.
    Mary OrfaliMay 4, 2016
    Value Deck tickets for $12 and you can redeem $6 towards food!
  • 💕Linds💕
    💕Linds💕August 12, 2016
    Beers are 11.50, but they have a lot of good choices.
  • Conrad W.
    Conrad WhiteJuly 4, 2013
    Alway drive in three the back entrance after getting a burrito from the taco truck outside the gates
  • Lipnosky, R.
    Lipnosky, RobertMay 15, 2013
    bleachet are the best bargain and are the best brethren in baseball!
  • Rich Y.
    Rich YannaconeSeptember 16, 2016
    Saw black Sabbath last night 9/15/16. Was so awesome
  • Suzette L.
    Suzette LedfordSeptember 24, 2014
    I love Oakland coliseum I went w/ my husband and friends had a blast
  • *Lee
    *LeeJune 29, 2013
    Mini Suites are the way to go... Let's go A's!
  • Jerel W.
    Jerel WalliserApril 22, 2014
    Hey guest service lady 276. You're in last place in attendance. Chill out you nazi. Let some people get closer to the action for a few innings!!! #bitch
  • Leah W.
    Leah W.June 27, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    If you sit in section 216 and the ones around it, the seats have cushions!
  • Jen R.
    Jen RainwaterJuly 31, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    You best be a huge fan of A's baseball if u wanna sit in 128. That's how we roll. giants fan? NOT ON OUR SECTION!! GO A'S!!
  • Vickie C.
    Vickie ChandlerMay 29, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    The Chicago dog behind section 223 is the bomb!!!
  • Mike
    MikeJuly 31, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    The Popcorn Chicken behind Section 116 rules but get there early the line gets huge by 1st pitch
  • Lindsay L.
    Lindsay LutomskiMay 1, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Garlic fries and apricot ale at pyramids are thee BEST! Gotta have em :) Go A's!
  • Kevin L.
    Kevin LoughranSeptember 5, 2011
    ValueDeck is a screaming deal! A ticket, hotdog, and piece of fruit for $12?!? Can't beat it!!
  • Candid Cuisine
    Candid CuisineJune 25, 2015
    It's super cold here. Bring blanket and bundle up!
  • Christian F.
    Christian FengJuly 3, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    It's not the most glamorous, but it's ours. #Athletics #GreenCollar
  • Christian B.
    Christian BakerMay 6, 2016
    One of he best ballparks for vegetarians.
  • Zennie A.
    Zennie AbrahamAugust 1, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    In 2000, Zennie Abraham came to within eight NFL votes of bring the 2005 Super Bowl to Oakland, here at The Coliseum.
  • Mi K.
    Mi K.August 27, 2015
    Nice place, nice team! Go Athletics!
  • Jason L.
    Jason LiMay 25, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    great opportunity for visiting team fans to come here for A's games since theres about 12,000 fans every game
  • John B.
    John BrasleySeptember 6, 2015
    Great fans, good team spirit.
  • Pamela W.
    Pamela WagnerApril 8, 2016
    Went to see the A's game. Excellent experience with friends and family.
  • Jake S.
    Jake SmithJuly 10, 2012
    During A's games, you can sneak into the outfield bleachers if you can find an entrance not patrolled by a ticket-checking guard.
  • Nicholas R.
    Nicholas RoznovskyJuly 25, 2010
    $12 nosebleed seats on the third deck have a great view from behind home plate plus $6 credit towards concession stand.
  • RotoWire.com
    RotoWire.comAugust 17, 2011
    Brandon McCarthy (5-6, 3.62 ERA) is 2-0 with a 1.88 ERA in three starts against the AL East this season. Read more
  • JOHNNYC
    JOHNNYCJune 24, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Always a good time in Oakland!
  • Grant S.
    Grant ShellenSeptember 18, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Do I really have to tell you what's great about the Coliseum?
  • Jeremy T.
    Jeremy TurnerAugust 20, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    That's not ketchup, it's barbecue sauce.
  • Pepsi MAX
    Pepsi MAXNovember 29, 2011
    MAX Fact: The Oakland Coliseum is the last multi-purpose stadium to serve as a full-time home to both an MLB and NFL Teams
  • Stadium Journey
    Stadium JourneySeptember 8, 2013
    Gotta go with the greasy garlic nachos during an A's game Read more
  • Rich W.
    Rich WalterApril 17, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    5 dollar beers now on a tiny cup. Try fat tire behind section 124 more expensive but nice is service
  • Judi D.
    Judi DavlinAugust 11, 2014
    The atmosphere is awesome
  • Andrew P.
    Andrew ProctorAugust 27, 2016
    Great place to catch a ballgame
  • Emily A.
    Emily A.August 6, 2012
    Jason S.Li you're probably bitter because they beat your Angels. :D lol!!! You nerdy :)
  • RotoWire.com M.
    RotoWire.com ManagerAugust 20, 2011
    Josh Willingham has five home runs in his last 12 games, and four of his 21 on the season have come against the Blue Jays. Read more
  • Naomi I.
    Naomi IsabellaAugust 10, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Go on a fireworks night! So much fun & you can just lay back on the field & enjoy! Go A's!
  • Amy B.
    Amy BJuly 1, 2015
    Lots of shade! Just ask the ticket sellers.
  • Jay
    JayJune 22, 2015
    Need veggie dogs and burgers! Need veggie options!
  • Bob H.
    Bob HeubelJune 13, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    116 Garlic Fries right ear Saag's Sausages. Great combo
  • James T.
    James TMarch 16
    Bring your own food. You can't bring in drinks, though.
  • Stadium Journey
    Stadium JourneyJune 29, 2013
    What's your favorite kind of nachos? We're fans of the garlic ones Read more
  • James T.
    James TMarch 16
    Go for the baseball. Stay away for football (c'mon, it's the Raiders)
  • Michael
    MichaelDecember 29, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Love the teams but, we need a new stadium.
  • Sean M.
    Sean MJuly 7, 2013
    What separates the best Baseball field in America from the worst???... The Bay Bridge!!! Go Giants!!!
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