Kraken Con 2018 will be held at the Oakland Convention Center. It’s located in the heart of downtown Oakland, within walking distance of Jack London Square, Chinatown, Oakland Museum of California, Preservation Park and Oakland City Center. A BART station is located right across the street and the 880 freeway is minutes away.


550 10th Street Oakland CA 94607

Food & Drink

The Marriott has a restaurant onsite and there are plenty of restaurants, quick-service establishments and cafes located a short walk away. Grab one of our restaurant guides for more information!


Both self-parking and valet parking are available at the Marriott for a fee. Self-parking is $35 a day. Street parking is also available (free on Sundays), and there are a number of low-cost parking garages nearby.


Kraken Con is thrilled to offer attendees a great rate at the Oakland City Center Marriott hotel. Staying in the hotel will get you one free VIP package (including VIP Kraken Con pass) per night – see the VIP section on our Registration page for more details or book your stay now with this link!