November 2019

Thanksgiving New Traditions

Begin a new family tradition with an international flavor. Traditionally known in the United States as Turkey Day, Thanksgiving in Benicia is a holiday during which “tradition” has come to mean many different things to different families. For those looking…

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Party with a Purpose

Party meets purpose with the 4th annual wine tasting gala event of the year, hosted by Soroptimist International of Benicia, on November 16th, 7 -10 p.m. at the Clocktower. This party will provide it all: an evening of wine tasting,…

Solano Safe Routes to School

Why walk to school? The number of children who walk or bike to school in the U.S. has steadily decreased over the last 50 years. At the same time communities, including Solano County, are seeing increases in traffic around schools,…

The House Wins!

On September 20 at the Park Central San Francisco, under the observant eyes and expert tasting abilities of the jury, the winners of the “Best Baguette San Francisco 2019” were announced.  The competition, organized by French Morning and Frenchly, was…

Benicia Steampunk

Some folks don’t wait until October to dress in costume. A growing group of women periodically don Victorian steampunk garb for special get-togethers, “Damsels’ Night Out” at Cullens’ Tannery Pub. Steampunk style is adapted from the vintage science fiction writings…

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Art Scavenger Hunt @ Downtown Benicia
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Art Scavenger Hunt @ Downtown Benicia | | |

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 a drawing to win $100 in Downtown Dollars.

Sponsor: Benicia Main Street

Art Scavenger Hunt @ Downtown Benicia
Nov 16 @ 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 drawing to win $100 in Downtown Dollars.

Nov
17
Sun
Peter Fletcher Concert @ Benicia Public Library
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Carnegie Hall classical guitarist, Peter Fletcher, will include Benicia in his 2019 tour. Peter will be performing the Lute Suite No. 1 in E minor and the Lute Suite No. 3 in A minor and will include the ever popular Spanish classic Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Francisco Tarrega, the exciting Rumores de la Caleta by Isaac Albeniz, William Walton’s fiendishly difficult Five Bagatelles, and four preludes by Manuel Ponce.

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