Orangetheory Fitness coming to Orinda – Lease Pending…

25A Orinda Way, Orinda

The heart rate-based gym OrangeTheory Fitness is popping all over the East Bay and beyond with the latest one planned for a new development in Orinda across from the library. According to What’s Up Downtown Orinda, there is a lease pending for the ground level (“14K square feet of ground floor” is available in total) which needs approval from the Planning Department. Learn more about their heart rate-based workout routine here.


Free Movie – Sunset Boulevard Playing at Orinda Theatre on March 9th

Free Movie – Sunset Boulevard:

Orinda Theatre
4 Orinda Theatre Square, Orinda
Thursday, March 9th, 2017
7:00 PM | Free

The next FREE MOVIE NIGHT at the Orinda Theatre is March 9th at 7:00PM with Sunset Boulevard, starring Gloria Swanson and William Holden. This black and white film will be stunning on the big screen in the Orinda Theatre – the way Wilder intended the film to be seen – in a movie palace.


Free Movie – Charade Playing at Orinda Theater on Feb 9th

Free Movie – Charade:

Orinda Theatre
4 Orinda Theatre Square, Orinda
Thursday, February 9th, 2017
7:00 PM | Free

The 1963 classic received one Oscar nomination for Best Original Song, “Charade” by Henry Mancini and lyrics by Johnny Mercer. Charade earned both Hepburn and Grant Golden Globe nominations in 1964.


ECHO Grove Closing in Orinda Theatre Square

Orinda Theatre Square

ECHO Grove, the gift shop featuring a “curated collection of handmade goods” which opened a couple of years ago in Orinda Theatre Square is closing next month. If you’re looking for that perfect gift in Orinda check out this gift guide from WHAT’S UP DOWNTOWN.

From their Facebook page:

We will be finishing out this holiday season and will have a limited schedule in January to handle returns and the wind down of the shop.

Come down to the Grove and get 25% everything in the store and 65% off of all clearance items. Plus we will be making deals on fixtures and store equipment. All the gifts you’ve come to love, now much cheaper than before.


Table 24 Closes in Orinda

Orinda Theatre Square, Orinda

Thanks to a reader for sending a photo showing that Table 24 has closed in Orinda Theatre Square. According to the Table 24 Facebook page it closed earlier this month and will reopen as Wild Magnolia with Dianna Davis-Condon of Dianna Condon Cuisine and feature, “seasonal, sustainable, small plates”. Diablo Dish reports that they will open by Thanksgiving.