Jan
14
Tue
Lee Wilder Snider: A Retrospective @ Benicia Public Library @ Marilyn Citron O'Rourke Art Gallery - Benicia Public Library
Jan 14 – Feb 13 all-day

“Lee Wilder Snider: A Retrospective”, will be on display in the Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Art Gallery at the Benicia Public Library from January 14th through February 13th, 2020. Lee is a local Benicia artist known for her amazing landscape works. An artist’s reception will be held at the library, on Jan 26th from 2-5 pm, and the public is invited to join the artist, friends and fellow Benicians to enjoy refreshments, and view Lee’s work; much of which will be on loan from local collectors.

Jan
18
Sat
Downtown Benicia Restaurant Week @ Downtown Benicia
Jan 18 @ 11:00 am – Jan 25 @ 9:00 pm

Downtown celebrates California Restaurant Month with Restaurant Week in January. A dining passport offers a 15%-20% discount at participating eateries (conditions may apply).

Jan
19
Sun
Carmel-by-the-Sea Culinary Week @ Carmel-by-the-Sea
Jan 19 – Jan 26 all-day
Carmel-by-the-Sea Culinary Week @ Carmel-by-the-Sea | Santa Monica | California | United States

Carmel-by-the-Sea will host the first annual Carmel-by-the-Sea Culinary Week, January 19-26, as part of Visit California’s Restaurant Month. Culinary Week offers an impressive lineup of restaurants that allow visitors to immerse in Carmel’s Old World elegance and modern charm. Carmel-by-the-Sea’s eateries will feature a variety of different cuisines that range from local to international. Each restaurant will provide either special prix fixe menus, special offers or demonstrations. Sign-up today at www.carmelculinaryweek.com for your Carmel-by-the-Sea Culinary Week Passport.

Jan
24
Fri
Martin Taylor Guitar Retreat with Peppino D’Agostino @ The Guard House
Jan 24 all-day

Players of all levels and styles are welcome at the Martin Taylor Guitar Retreat in sunny California, USA. Whether you’ve been playing for years, or you just know a couple of chords, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in learning guitar at this three day guitar retreat with two of the world’s leading acoustic guitarists; Martin Taylor and Peppino D’Agostino.

Golden Bough Celtic Trio LIVE in Benicia, CA! @ Benicia Historical Museum
Jan 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Welcome to the 40th Anniversary Golden Bough season concert kickoff! That’s a mouthful, but we are delighted to perform specifically in Benicia, as our friends and fans here continue to be the best!

At the Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns.

Jan
25
Sat
Martin Taylor Guitar Retreat with Peppino D’Agostino @ The Guard House
Jan 25 all-day

Players of all levels and styles are welcome at the Martin Taylor Guitar Retreat in sunny California, USA. Whether you’ve been playing for years, or you just know a couple of chords, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in learning guitar at this three day guitar retreat with two of the world’s leading acoustic guitarists; Martin Taylor and Peppino D’Agostino.

Art of a Community 2020 @ Arts Benicia
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Art of a Community opens our 33nd year showcasing the talents of our artist members. The exhibition opens on Saturday, January 25, 2020, and will be on view through Sunday, February 23, 2020. 

Celebrate this exhibition by joining us at the opening receptionThe Heart of a Community, on Saturday, January 25, 4:00 – 6:00 pm.

Exhibition hours are Wednesday – Sunday, 12:00 – 5:00 pm. The exhibition is free and open to the public.  Arts Benicia is wheelchair accessible from Jackson Street.

The Heart of a Community Reception @ Arts Benicia
Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Celebrate the exhibition, the ‘Art of a Community‘, by joining us at a opening reception on Saturday, January 25, 4:00 – 6:00 pm.

The ‘Art of a Community’ opens our 33nd year showcasing the talents of our artist members.  The exhibition opens on Saturday, January 25, 2020, and will be on view through Sunday, February 23, 2020.  Exhibition hours are Wednesday – Sunday, 12:00 – 5:00 pm. The exhibition is free and open to the public.  Arts Benicia is wheelchair accessible from Jackson Street.

Empress Theatre present DW Edwards @ Empress Theatre
Jan 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Jazz Meets R&B

Featuring: Recording Artist, Jazz Bassist, Tony Saunders
World renowned Guitarist, Vernon “ICE” Black.
DW Edwards (Darrell Edwards), Recording Artist and more to come!

Jan
26
Sun
Martin Taylor Guitar Retreat with Peppino D’Agostino @ The Guard House
Jan 26 all-day

Players of all levels and styles are welcome at the Martin Taylor Guitar Retreat in sunny California, USA. Whether you’ve been playing for years, or you just know a couple of chords, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in learning guitar at this three day guitar retreat with two of the world’s leading acoustic guitarists; Martin Taylor and Peppino D’Agostino.