VISIT BENICIA BLOG
Benicia’s Downtown Holiday Shopping Spree kicks off the season with a drawing to win $500 in downtown dollars, free gift-wrapping, and festive activities for all.
The fall season is upon us and charming Benicia is the perfect day trip for refreshing your wardrobe, getting a jump on the holiday list, and spending quality time with friends and loved ones. Enjoy free parking, free gift wrapping, and cheery activities to brighten...read more
It's time for fashion, shopping, and mingling during Benicia’s Fashion Runway Weekend, September 29 and 30, 2017. Four designers from the Lifetime series “Project Runway” will be showcasing their ready-to-wear collections and sharing behind-the-scenes stories during...read more
Boutique shopping, more than 40 spas, great restaurants, and fun bars make scenic Benicia the picture-perfect girls’ trip.
For you, what does an ideal day with the girls look like? Does it include catching up over a rich and creamy latte, or shopping for a little something but ending up loving everything you see? Benicia has some of the best dining, shopping, pampering and bars around....read more
It’s the season for music festivals across the Bay Area, and Benicia is a great place to beat the heat while enjoying a variety of talented bands. For two full days at the end of July, Benicia will be jamming with live music, craft beers, local wines, incredible food,...read more
If you’ve shopped in Benicia, you know there are countless cool and unique stores in town, especially on First Street. We’re starting a new blog feature called “Benicia Spotlight,” where we’ll focus on a few of the great shopping, dining, and activity choices in...read more
Monday, May 29, 2017, hundreds will come together in historical Benicia to honor all past and current veterans. Held at the West Coast’s oldest military cemetery, this particular service offers a unique experience that will include a special recognition of World War...read more
Benicia was hopping Thursday evening with live music, local produce, jewelry, flowers, soaps, scarves, sauces, dips, oils, and more! And while the shopping was terrific, it’s clear that this Farmers Market is all about the food. By 4 p.m. First Street was packed with...read more
Invention, creativity, and participation are on the menu! Looking for a new, fun, and educational experience for the whole family? Benicia has a full menu of great ideas and activities to keep your kids engaged and smiling this spring. Benicia Mini Maker Faire In...read more