• A facility fee to benefit the Paramount Endowment Fund will be added to the price of each ticket which is sold. The fee is $3.00 per ticket.
  • Smoking/vaping is not allowed anywhere in the theatre.
  • Child policy varies according to each show.
  • Additional charges will apply for receptions or parties in the amount of the basic theatre rental per rental period plus related expenses.
  • No use shall be made of the Paramount Theatre facility to promote or discourage election of any candidate for office or to encourage or discourage the passage of any legislative proposition or ballot measure, if such use suggests or implies endorsement by the City of Oakland or Paramount Theatre of the Arts, Inc.
  • No outside food or drink is permitted into the Paramount Theatre. The full-service bar offers beverages and light snacks. Only snacks and drinks from the Paramount service bar are permitted in the seating area.

U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Ceremonies at the Paramount Theatre

  • Please arrive at least 30 minutes before scheduled times. Ceremonies begin promptly.
  • As a result of state and local orders, the USCIS naturalization oath ceremonies scheduled at the Paramount Theatre have been cancelled. All applicants will be rescheduled for another oath ceremony in the future and will receive by mail a notice from USCIS informing them of the date, time, and location of their new oath ceremony.
  • For further information, contact USCIS at the Customer Service Line: 1-800-375-5283

The Paramount Theatre Music Library

The Paramount Theatre Music Library collection, known as the Bethards-Massey Collection, was deaccessioned to The Great American Songbook Foundation.