General Information

Located on Telegraph Avenue, across the street from the historic Fox Theater, Crybaby is easily accessible to the busiest area for nightlife and entertainment in Oakland. Booking genres across the board as well as opening the venue to local booking powerhouses, international brands and full service event planners, Crybaby alongside its sister venue Ceremony, will be coming with a unique aesthetic and brand, rare to the city and music industry.

Crybaby will be creating an all-inclusive, elevated space, full of diversity in both talent and patrons, with no frills and world class sound by a team well known and documented for it. 

Frequently asked question


Tickets can be purchased online for most events and you can find ticket links and check out upcoming shows on our Calendar. Events with presale tickets will show a ticket link. If there is no ticket link, then tickets will only be available at the door for that event so come early. You can also refer to our social media pages for ticket updates: @crybabyoakland

Possibly. Ticketing is subject to our capacity, and ticket availability changes on a per event basis.  The best way to stay in the loop is to follow our social media accounts, where we will post updates about ticket availability for high demand events the day of: @crybabyoakland

For any event with online presale tickets, day of, in person, box office ticket fees will still apply.  For specific event pricing check out our Calendar.

There is a delivery delay placed on all of our shows to combat scalping and fraudulent purchases. Tickets will be sent out at least 48 hours prior to the event.

All ticket sales are final. Lineups and set times are subject to change without notice, due to circumstances outside our control. If there is a cancellation or postponement, ticket holders can a) hold on to their ticket to be honored at a later determined date or b) receive a full refund. If a full cancellation occurs, refunds will be processed automatically – please allow up to 14 days for your refund to be processed. For anything that needs special attention, please email for additional help. 

Generally no. All events are operated and ticketed separately and will require its own ticket. There may be specific events where tickets will cover both the early and late shows. That information will be provided on the calendar, upon purchase of tickets and on Crybaby socials. 

No, it is not always free before 10p. Each event has its own promotions and discounted entry. A link will appear on the calendar event if RSVP or Guestlist promotions are offered. You can also refer to our socials for more information about RSVPs for specific shows and parties. 

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1928 Telegraph Ave

Oakland, CA

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