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Say goodbye to the typical event or tired dinner party! Local Food Adventures can create custom parties perfect to celebrate special occasions. Our food events are terrific for groups of any age or size to have a great time, try a wide variety of yummy food and spend quality time in the Bay Area’s best kept secret neighborhoods.


Local Food Adventures owner Lauren McCabe Herpich sings Happy Birthday to birthday girl during a private Pizza Party and Ice Cream & Gelato TourPizza and Ice Cream Party

Celebrate with a new twist on a tried and true favorite: the pizza and ice cream party! Your birthday party will include:

  • One-hour Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour given by Local Food Adventures preceded by:
  • Up to one-hour pizza party in reserved party space,
  • Zachary’s Pizza (deep dish or thin crust – it’s up to you!),
  • Water & Drink for pizza party (soda, lemonade or iced tea),
  • All disposable paper plates, forks and napkins,
  • Festive balloons for the birthday celebrant,
  • Customized goodie bags for every guest,
  • All food delivered & set up for your convenience – all you have to do is show up!

Pizza can be substituted by tacos. Dietary restrictions such as vegetarianism, nut allergies and lactose intolerance can also be accommodated.

Local Food Adventures will handle everything from soup to nuts: food, balloons, tour, tour guide, gratuity & goodie bags.
$495 for up to 20 guests, including birthday celebrant

For more information about booking our custom parties, check out info on our Private Group Tour page.

Book Private Group Tour

Can’t find an automatic date on our online calendar? Feel free to shoot us an email, we’ll most likely be able to make your custom party happen!



Food Tours Offered:

Join us on guided cultural walking food tours through Oakland and the East Bay! We take you on unique food tours to learn more about the area’s history, present-day excitement and taste its growing food culture:

Discover your local yummy by booking your Local Food Adventure today!

Rockridge Neighborhood Heritage Food Tour - Local Food Adventures

Sundays at 11:30 am
3 hours – 6 stops
Guest Price: $80
*add Why Not Adventurer option: $15

Grand Lake Cultural Cuisine Food Tour - Local Food Adventures

Saturdays at 3 pm
2 hours – 4 stops
Guest Price: $65
*add Why Not Adventurer option: $15

Eat Stay Love Lafayette Food Tour - Local Food Adventures

Last Saturday of Every Month at 11 am
2 hours – 5 stops
Adults: $65; Kids 12 & younger: $50
*add Why Not Adventurer option: $10

Rockridge Ice Cream & Gelato Tour - Local Food Adventures

Summer Saturdays and Sundays at 3 pm – June through October
1 hours – 3 stops
Adults: $20; Kids 12 & younger: $15

Tickets can be purchased online or by calling (510) 604-6546 up to two hours* prior to the start of the tour.

*Bookings for the Rockridge Neighborhood Heritage Food Tour will be accepted up until three hours prior to the start of the tour.

Private Group Food Tours

Can’t find a public tour date that works for your schedule, inquire about booking a Private Group Tour!