It’s a Great Day by the Bay in Benicia!

Welcome to the official website for visiting Benicia, the hidden gem of the San Francisco Bay Area. We invite you to explore and discover our rich history, robust arts community, great shopping and dining, inviting waterfront, and an atmosphere you have to experience to appreciate.

Featured Events
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Farmers Market

June 20, 2019
4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market. The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food, delicious hot foods, ...
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Teddy Bear Sleepover

June 21, 2019
6:00 pm-6:00 pm
Bring your teddy bear to the Library for a sleepover! After stories, there will be an activity, then you'll leave your bear for a sleepover. ...
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Ghost Walk

June 21, 2019
8:00 pm-10:00 pm
Paranormal history of Downtown Benicia are discovered on this fun, interactive tour on the third Friday of the month, led by a paranormal expert. Space ...
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Movie Night Under The Stars - Mary Poppins Returns (PG)

June 21, 2019
8:00 pm-8:00 pm
Bring pillows, blankets and low-back chairs, then sit back and enjoy the entertainment with FREE admission and FREE popcorn during the movie. Food and beverages ...
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Farmers Market

June 27, 2019
4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market. The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food, delicious hot foods, ...
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Hamiltunes

June 28, 2019
7:00 pm-7:00 pm
Benicia Public Library invites you to a community sing-along of songs from the hit musical. Costumes are encouraged.
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Summer Shows - Python Ron

July 3, 2019
10:00 am-10:00 am
Come meet all the different creatures that travel with Python Ron, from 18-foot pythons to 4-foot-long lizards. Python Ron gives everyone the opportunity to get ...
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Torchlight Parade

July 3, 2019
6:30 pm-8:30 pm
Benicia’s Independence Day Parade happens the night before. Stretching along First Street, it includes dancers, floats, clowns and entertainment.
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Picnic in the Park & Fireworks

July 4, 2019
12:00 pm-10:00 pm
This event is a wonderful way to spend the 4th! From 12-7 p.m., Benicia’s City Park at First & Military West is filled with arts ...