The Super Bowl may not be on your radar anymore since neither the Raiders nor the
Marshawn Lynch is an Oakland-grown celebrity who hasn't forgotten his Oakland roots. He regularly returns to Oakland, and his Fam 1st Foundation works in Oakland mentoring kids on the importance of education, literacy and self-esteem. He's an Oakland Tech grad who is larger than life, so not watch him larger than life? He may not speak to the media, but his actions speak plenty loud.
If the Super Bowl isn't your thing, The New Parkway is also doing a special movie showing Valentine's Day on February 14, and showing the Academy Awards on February 22. There are different charges for different events, but it's a great spot to watch all sorts of things.