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Benicia’s Outreach and Investment in Tourism Pays Off

With such a diverse range of restaurants, upscale pubs, wine bars and retail stores along the waterfront shopping district, Benicia’s tourism efforts have put the city on the map as a bonafide destination.
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Events Calendar

May 2017

Capitol open Saturdays and Sundays 10-5pm

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

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IRAN|USA presents a program of compelling video art and prints by Peter Freund.  Through the lens of an experimental artist the multi-language exhibit re-envisions key moments in the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Saint Mary's College of CA Museum of Art
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94556
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Telephone: 925-631-4379

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"Fischer-Hanlon House open for tours 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Sundays 12-4pm by request"

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
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Your invited to celebrate Benicia's 170th Birthday!!!   Cake. Music. Stories. Singing.   And the Fischer-Hanlon House has just gotten a brand new paint job in time...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benicia State Capitol Building
, CA


Sponsor: California State Parks and The BSPA
Telephone: 707-980-8622
Contact Name: Jon Van Landschoot

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Drawing Class, A Study of Values. This class will use pencil to create a value study of an existing painting that will be provided. This class can be taken alone but is also preliminary for an...

Cost: 10

Where:
The Hub
350 Georgia Street
Vallejo, CA
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Sponsor: The Hub Community Center for the Arts
Telephone: 707-561-6514
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Learn what happens in the brain and body when you are under duress. Learn to work with the body to soothe the nervous system and to expand your 'window of tolerance', so you can start building...

Cost: 50

Where:
Benicia Yoga and Wellness
938 Tyler Street, ste 204
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Yoga and Wellness
Telephone: 707-246-2331
Contact Name: Marleen Stam-Gibbs
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Our season closes with a complete performance of Verdi’s La Traviata, semistaged, with some of the best Bay Area singers! This famous story of a girl whose position in life causes social...

Cost: $35.00

Where:
Lesher Center for the Arts
1601 Civic Dr
Walnut Creek, CA  94596
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Sponsor: Diablo Symphony Orchestra
Telephone: 192-594-37469
Contact Name: Chris Brantingham
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Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market Thursday afternoons, from April through October.  The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food,...

Cost: Free attendance

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
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"Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on EarthÑa family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. ItÕs an all-ages gathering...

Where:
San Mateo County Event Center
1346 Saratoga Drive
San Mateo, CA
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Sponsor: Bay Area Maker Faire
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Computer aided language lab for beginner and intermediate adult ESL learners. Free! Meets on Monday mornings

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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IRAN|USA presents a program of compelling video art and prints by Peter Freund.  Through the lens of an experimental artist the multi-language exhibit re-envisions key moments in the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Saint Mary's College of CA Museum of Art
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94556
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Telephone: 925-631-4379

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Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market Thursday afternoons, from April through October.  The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food,...

Cost: Free attendance

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
Website »

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"Build, strengthen and practice English language skills, make new friends - Free! Meet on Tuesday & Wednesday mornings"

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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IRAN|USA presents a program of compelling video art and prints by Peter Freund.  Through the lens of an experimental artist the multi-language exhibit re-envisions key moments in the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Saint Mary's College of CA Museum of Art
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94556
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Telephone: 925-631-4379

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Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-2:30pm Edna Cline Room

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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Reading The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka

Where:
Library Dona Benicia Room
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market Thursday afternoons, from April through October.  The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food,...

Cost: Free attendance

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
Website »

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Meets in the Dona Benicia Room on the fourth Thursday of each month

Where:
Library Dona Benicia Room
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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"Build, strengthen and practice English language skills, make new friends - Free! Meet on Tuesday & Wednesday mornings"

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

More information

IRAN|USA presents a program of compelling video art and prints by Peter Freund.  Through the lens of an experimental artist the multi-language exhibit re-envisions key moments in the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Saint Mary's College of CA Museum of Art
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94556
View map »


Telephone: 925-631-4379

More information

Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market Thursday afternoons, from April through October.  The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food,...

Cost: Free attendance

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
Website »

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IRAN|USA presents a program of compelling video art and prints by Peter Freund.  Through the lens of an experimental artist the multi-language exhibit re-envisions key moments in the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Saint Mary's College of CA Museum of Art
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94556
View map »


Telephone: 925-631-4379

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State Capitol open Thursdays 12-4pm

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

More information

Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-2:30pm Edna Cline Room

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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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, arts and crafts, live...

Cost: Free Attendance

Where:
First Street Benicia
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Housman
Website »

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Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market Thursday afternoons, from April through October.  The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food,...

Cost: Free attendance

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
Website »

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Did you know that the gardens of Kyoto are mostly native? That the Japanese garden craftsmen strive to follow patterns found in local nature? That the things you see are as important as what you...

Cost: Free with Garden Admission

Where:
UC Botanical Garden
200 Centennial Dr.
Berkeley, CA  94720
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Sponsor: UC Botanical Garden
Telephone: 510-644-9841
Contact Name: Deepa Natarajan
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"State Capitol open Fridays, 10-5pm"

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

More information

IRAN|USA presents a program of compelling video art and prints by Peter Freund.  Through the lens of an experimental artist the multi-language exhibit re-envisions key moments in the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Saint Mary's College of CA Museum of Art
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94556
View map »


Telephone: 925-631-4379

More information

Paranormal history of Downtown Benicia are discovered on this fun, interactive tour led by a paranormal expert. Space is limited. Prepaid reservations are required by calling 707-745-9791. A...

Cost: $25 per person

Where:
Benicia Main Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Housman
Website »

More information

Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market Thursday afternoons, from April through October.  The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food,...

Cost: Free attendance

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
Website »

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Discovery the paranormal history of Downtown Benicia on this fun, interactive tour led by a paranormal expert.  Space is limited; prepaid reservations are required and can be made by calling...

Cost: $25.00 per person

Where:
Benicia Main Street Offices
90 First Street
Benicia, CA  9451
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Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
Website »

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Paranormal history of Downtown Benicia are discovered on this fun, interactive tour led by a paranormal expert. Space is limited. Prepaid reservations are required by calling 707-745-9791. A...

Cost: $25 per person

Where:
Benicia Main Street
90 First Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Housman
Website »

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BENICIA SANGHA IS PLEASED TO OFFER  The Engaged Spiritual Life: Awakening Individually and Collectively in a Time of Need: A Day of Mindfulness and Inquiry” With...

Cost: $35

Where:
St Pauls Episcopal Church, Parrish Hall
120 East J Street
Benicia , CA
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Sponsor: Benicia Sangha
Contact Name: Laurie Baker

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Capitol open Saturdays and Sundays 10-5pm

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

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Join us for a monthly Hiking & Yoga event hosted by the Solano Land Trust. This free yoga hike is lead by Barbara Fredericks of Benicia Yoga and Wellness. Guided by her love of the outdoors and...

Cost: 0

Where:
Rockville Trails Preserve
Rockville Road
Fairfield, CA
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Sponsor: Solano Land Trust and Benicia Yoga & Wellness
Contact Name: Barbara Fredericks
Website »

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IRAN|USA presents a program of compelling video art and prints by Peter Freund.  Through the lens of an experimental artist the multi-language exhibit re-envisions key moments in the...

Cost: $5

Where:
Saint Mary's College of CA Museum of Art
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA  94556
View map »


Telephone: 925-631-4379

More information

Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market Thursday afternoons, from April through October.  The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food,...

Cost: Free attendance

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Houseman
Website »

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Verismo Opera Presents Carmen by Georges Bizet Tickets & information: 707-864-5508, Brown Paper Tickets 800-838-3006 Stage Director, Frederick Winthrop and Melissa Mallory, Conductor,...

Cost: $25 (general) $20 (seniors and students), under 12 yrs. (free)

Where:
Bay Terrace Theater
51 Daniels Avenue
Vallejo, CA  94590
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Sponsor: Verismo Opera
Telephone: 707-864-5508
Contact Name: Frederick Winthrop
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