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Craft Beer & Mare Island’s Legacy On Tap In Vallejo

Mare Island Brewing Co., now 18 months strong with craft brews in the Vallejo Ferry building, creates a strong sense of history in addition to great craft beers with names that harken back to early shipbuilding days.

Benicia Restaurant Week Sizzles In January

In accordance with California Restaurant Month, Benicia eateries get in on the action by participating in Benicia Main Street’s Benicia Restaurant Week. Discounts, special menus and more are featured at this popular annual event.

Benicia’s Event Spaces Offer Something For Every Party

For a small town on the San Francisco Bay, Benicia event spaces hold their own with many unique venues from the historic to the nautical.

Transportation Hub Offers Commuters Additional Options

Benicia’s new transit hub will provide more options for commuters going to and getting to from Contra Costa County. Located in the Benicia Business Park, it will provide parking for 50 vehicles and allow big trucks to more easily park near the food truck, which will remain on the property.

Last Month for Benicia Farmers Market Season

Benicia's popular farmers market at the waterfront runs through October, every Thursday 4-8pm.

Bewitching Teas For A Great Cause

Spirits descend October 25 for the annual Bewitching Tea fundraiser at Camellia Tea Room, benefitting two local organizations that work with victims of domestic violence.

Exploring Carneros: Wine, Beer, Art, Eats

The Carneros wine region, just 15 minutes from Benicia, offers 31 winery tasting rooms, good places to eat, art and architecture and country roads to explore.

Harvesting And Processing Backyard Olives

Benicia homeowners with productive olive trees in their gardens can learn how to press their olives into oil or cure them for eating, with an easy process using several different methods.

Benicia’s Expanding Restaurant Scene

Day Trip, Sebastopol: Antiquing & So Much More