Bulky Block Party for Free Large-Item Disposal


A series of Bulky Block Party events across Oakland invite residents to drop off unwanted bulky household items for free disposal. Music and food trucks will be on hand at each event.

The Bulky Block Party is open to Oakland residents only – proof of Oakland residency such as a household bill will be required (no businesses please).  Bring unwanted bulky items for free disposal – limits are listed below.

If you miss the event, bulky pickup service is available to all Oakland residents, including renters.


Next Dates, Locations and Times:


North Oakland/West Oakland: Saturday, September 29th, 2018
9 am – 1 pm
Engineer Road at Wake Avenue, Oakland

(note corrected location)

Maximum Allowable Materials:

  • Two (2) pieces of furniture
  • Two (2) large appliances
  • Four (4) passenger auto tires
  • Four (4) Mattresses
  • Unlimited electronics
  • Unlimited plant debris and clean wood
  • Unlimited recyclables, scrap metal, etc.
  • Small minor home renovation material
  • Trash (bagged, boxed) and painted or treated wood