Auditorium of the City of Oakland dedicated by the citizens to the intellectual and industrial progress of the people ANNO DOMINI MCMXIV. –1914
ONE LAKE MERRITT
With the addition of a new 4-star hotel, the historic Oakland Auditorium will once again serve as the central hub for the arts, commerce and community, and solidify Oakland as one of the hottest places in the world to meet, to play and to do business!
One Lake Merritt is a joint venture of Creative Development Partners, Harbinger Development and Equinox Hospitality. 1LM is the most comprehensive, well-designed and inclusive economic development project that Oakland has ever seen. Based on sound economics and long-term sustainability, 1LM embraces community benefits as the primary goal, delivering what Oakland wants and needs- equitable and inclusive economic stimulation, jobs, an incredible hospitality experience and a world-class cultural arts facility.