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.

Upcoming Events
Art of a Community

Art of a Community

January 27, 2018
12:00 am-11:59 pm
Arts Benicia's Art of a Community Exhibition showcases the talents of Arts Benicia's artist members and includes works in a variety of media. Exhibition runs ...

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Pamper Me Week

February 17, 2018
12:00 am-11:59 pm
A week dedicated to discovering all the ways to relax, rejuvenate, and pamper yourself on First Street.

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Trivia Bee Slide 2018

Trivia Bee!

February 24, 2018
6:00 pm-10:00 pm
Benicia Public Library's Trivia Bee is back in 2018.Sponsored by Benicia Library Foundation, everyone who attends will have a chance to answer trivia questions and ...

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Black Irish

Black Irish in Concert

February 24, 2018
8:00 pm-8:00 pm
Hailing from the historic Gold Rush Country of America, The Black Irish Band concerts feature traditional Irish & Scottish, Italian, and American folk music, along ...

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Jack London

Where's Jack London?

March 3, 2018
12:00 am-11:59 pm
Benicia Main Street celebrates downtown Benicia's antiques, vintage & collectibles with a chance to win $100 in Downtown Dollars. Look for the framed picture of ...

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St. Patrick's Day Beer Crawl

March 10, 2018
1:00 pm-5:00 pm
The Saturday before St. Patrick's Day, let out your Irish cheer and sample craft beers inside participating downtown businesses.

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Golden Bough in Concert

Golden Bough in Concert

March 24, 2018
12:00 am-11:59 pm
Golden Bough returns to the Benicia Historical Museum for a spring concert. Stay tuned for more details.

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Easter Egg Hunt

Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt

April 1, 2018
10:00 am-12:00 pm
The Kiwanis Club of Benicia has hosted an Easter Egg Hunt for over 50 years. This event is free and open to children from 2 ...

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Ghost Walk

Ghost Walk

April 6, 2018
8:00 pm-8:00 pm
Spooky tales of the paranormal history of Benicia is revealed on this exciting, interactive, and fun Ghost Walk with paranormal investigators Deborah Hogarty and James Fitzpatrick. ...

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Ghost Walk

Ghost Walk

April 20, 2018
8:00 pm-8:00 pm
Spooky tales of the paranormal history of Benicia is revealed on this exciting, interactive, and fun Ghost Walk with paranormal investigators Deborah Hogarty and James Fitzpatrick. ...

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Run For Education

Run for Education

April 22, 2018
7:00 am-7:00 am
Join experienced runners, novice athletes, students and families in this waterfront run through Benicia's historic district. (10K chip time run, 5K timed run or walk, ...

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Benicia Certified Farmers Market

April 26, 2018
4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Benicia Certified Farmers Market offers fresh fruit & vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food, delicious hot foods, arts & crafts, live entertainment, and face painting. Market ...

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Opening Day on the Strait

April 28, 2018
12:00 am-11:59 pm
You're invited to a full day of celebrating Benicia's beautiful waterfront at Opening Day on the Strait. Benicia Yacht Club opens their doors to the ...

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Men of Worth in Concert

Men of Worth in Concert

April 28, 2018
12:00 am-11:59 pm
Men of Worth returns to the Benicia Historical Museum for a spring concert. Stay tuned for more details.

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Art Scavenger Hunt

Art Scavenger Hunt

April 28, 2018
12:00 pm-4:00 pm
Discover amazing art found in downtown galleries while doing a scavenger hunt. Participants will receive a free "I Love Benicia" bag and be entered in ...

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Benicia Classic Car Show 2018

Benicia Classic Car Show

April 29, 2018
9:00 am-3:00 pm
Classic car owners and enthusiasts from all over the Bay Area and beyond join for a day of fun, music, and competition. The event will ...

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Benicia Certified Farmers Market

May 3, 2018
4:00 pm-7:00 pm
Benicia Certified Farmers Market offers fresh fruit & vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food, delicious hot foods, arts & crafts, live entertainment, and face painting. Market ...

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Benicia Certified Farmers Market

May 3, 2018
4:00 pm-8:00 pm
Benicia Certified Farmers Market offers fresh fruit & vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food, delicious hot foods, arts & crafts, live entertainment, and face painting. Market ...

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Ghost Walk

Ghost Walk

May 4, 2018
8:00 pm-8:00 pm
Spooky tales of the paranormal history of Benicia is revealed on this exciting, interactive, and fun Ghost Walk with paranormal investigators Deborah Hogarty and James Fitzpatrick. ...

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Spring Into Giving

Spring Into Giving

May 5, 2018
12:00 am-11:59 pm
Donate an item to Benicia Main Street for the Benicia Family Resource Center and receive a 10-15%-off discount card valid with participating downtown merchants. Some ...

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