95 Scottish Rite Center Tips
- Food and drinks for purchase 1
I took Bart to Lake Merritt and walked (10 minutes), this was in the afternoon, I would not this in the evening.
Maybe bring a small flat cushion. The seats are very hard and stiff to sit in for 2 hours.
The Scottish Rite members operate a snack bar with n/a beverages, hot dogs & candy. For a tasty (& expensive!) meal, book at the nearby Lake Chalet----but do it early, as many Revelers have the same thought!
Found 2 hour street parking 200 feet away and didn't get a ticket after over 3 hours. A Xmas miracle!
Lovely ttheater with well padded, comfortable box seats but cramped with inadequate leg room in center, back box seats.
We did the 1 p.m. matinee on a Sunday. There was very little opened nearby for lunch. Plan to eat before you attend at this time. Fortunately, there were snacks for purchase at the event.
Be ready to dance with the cast and do silly things that make us all awkward
Very hard to part an BART is long walk threw unsafe Oakland streets
Lake Chalet valet is right across street. $6 was worth it.
Within easy walking distance from two BART stations
Cheapest good coffee in Bay Area..$1.00 with refills.