OAKLAND, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Oakland’s hidden gem, and America’s first roof top garden constructed after WWII, proudly opens its doors for event hosting on August 3rd, 2010, featuring an event industry exclusive reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. This 3.5-acre, meticulously manicured garden park sits five stories above the hustle and bustle of the city atop the Kaiser Center garage.

The Kaiser Roof Garden overlooks picturesque Lake Merritt and provides stunning 360-degree views of Oakland’s architectural and scenic beauty. Now under management by Oakland Venue Management (OVM) and Inspire Productions, this venue is poised to be the hottest wedding and event destination in the Bay Area.

For the past six years, this spectacular space has been open to the public only during business hours. Kaiser Center building management has graciously offered OVM the amazing opportunity to develop the space for event production.

With rental prices starting at $2,000.00 for a weekend day, you are assured the best value in wedding and event venues in the Bay Area and over 3 acres of exclusive event space (just over 1 cent per square foot) to realize your vision. By offering the space a la carte, or with complete packages, the group hopes to attract a wide variety of clients with varied needs.

Venue capacity is over 1,500 and includes substantial indoor space, allowing for the flexibility to create the perfect setting for any event year-round.

Built in 1960, and encompassing over 150,000 square feet of flowerbeds, trees, bridges, ponds, and event space, this historic garden is the ultimate “green” event venue. Kaiser Roof Garden ( looks forward to serving the Bay Area’s event needs for the summer of 2010 and beyond.

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