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August Events
August - December
Florence Douglas Senior Center
Come to the Florence Douglas Senior Center Monthly Dinners! No Fee if your bring a dish to share.
July 29th - September 26th
Umpqua Bank, Antioch

The Arts & Cultural Foundation of Antioch's continues their partnership with Antioch's Umpqua Bank and features six artists in their upcoming exhibit.
Are you unemployed or underemployed? Get the skills you need for the job you want! Opportunity Junction offers free computer training and paid work experience in Antioch for Contra Costa Residents.
11:00am - 1:00pm
Solano County Department of Child Services, Fairfield

Learn the process of modifying a court order if you are paying too much or receiving too little in child support, including who can request a modification, how to request one, and what to expect during the modification process.
11:00am - 1:00pm
Solano County Department of Child Services, Fairfield

Learn how to reduce past state-owed child support debt, legally known as the Compromise of Arrears program. 
9:00am - 1:00pm
Old Town Plaza, Pittsburg

You’ll find a wonderful array of fruit and vegetable vendors providing a beautiful selection of fresh and organic produce.
June - August (Thursday)
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Old Town Pittsburg

The Old Town Pittsburg Classic Car Show returns on June 19th this year. Presented by the Pittsburg Arts and Community Foundation, this family oriented event runs through the summer on Thursdays from 6 to 8 pm. 
June 28th - November 22nd (Saturdays)
8:30am - 12:30pm
Main Street, Rio Vista

Come out for fresh fruit and veggies rain or shine!
June 10th - August 6th
Edwards Fairfield Stadium 16 & IMAX

Admission to these movies during the Summer Movie Express is only $1. Tickets must be purchased at the theater and all movies start at 10:00 am. A portion of the proceeds goes to the Will Rogers Institute.
June - October
Suisun's Waterfront

The paranormal history of Suisun's Waterfront area is revealed on this exciting, interactive and fun Ghost Walk.
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Downtown Fairfield

Come to a farmers market with vendors, food booths, entertainment, children's activities, art and more!
June 9th - August 9th
Solano County Libaries

Once again local libraries are gearing up for their annual push to get kids reading this summer. Come see all the fun planned!
May - October
9:00am - 1:00pm
Downtown Fairfield

Free paper shredding and recycling Last Saturday of each month through October.
May – September
5 PM to 8 PM
Budweiser Brewery, Fairfield

Brews and Bites! Every Third Saturday of the Month at the Budweiser Brewery. Music, Food Trucks, Beer Sampling.
First Tuesday
Round Table Pizza, Vacaville

Join a local Dive Club called Under Pressure! Meetings are the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm at the Round Table Pizza located at 888 Alamo Drive in Vacaville.
Every 3rd Saturday
​9:00am - 2:00pm
St Pauls United Methodist Church, Vacaville

It is an outdoor market on 35+ vendors of vintage "pickins", supporting St Pauls and the community for over 2 years.
April 24th - October 30th (Thursdays)
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Benicia Main Street

Averaging 3,000 people at the market, many farmers’ market faithfuls come weekly to socialize with neighbors, enjoy great music from local talent, and experience the bounty of California-grown fruits and vegetables. 
May 28th - August 27th
Downtown Vacaville

Every Wednesday from 11:30 am to 1 pm there will be a variety of musical programs for your listening enjoyment.
8:00am - 12:00pm 
Downtown Vacaville

The Downtown Merchants are again partnering with the Pacific Coast Farmers Market Association to bring you the best of the fresh and organically grown produce every Saturday.
Fairfield Public Library

 Come to the Children's Department every Tuesday for a hands-on experience with the new and exciting things the Library has to offer in the world of technology!
Third Thursday
5:00pm - 9:00pm
​California Automobile Museum

Every Third Thursday of the month the California Automobile Museum extends their hours for all ages to enjoy their museum exhibits!
6:30pm - 9:30pm
Andrews Park, Vacaville

Every Friday evening at 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm a variety of great dance and listening music is provided in Andrews Park.
August 1st
Stars Rec Center, Vacaville

Bourbon Fixx will satisfy your fix for rock and a good time, with Kevin Cray(Vocals), George Adams (Guitars), Jeff Andrews (Bass/Vocals) and drummer Bill Bledsoe. 

August 1st - 8th
Downtown Theater, Fairfield

Peter Townshend’s tale of a young boy’s journey from pain to triumph is the most electrifying evening of rock and roll ever to play in a theatre!
July 21st - August 2nd
Benicia Ballet Theatre

Benicia Ballet Theatre proudly announces its 4th annual Summer Dance Workshop and Production co-sponsored by the City of Benicia.
July 11th - August 1st
8:30am - 4:30pm
Solano Family Justice Center, Fairfield

Are you interested in being a volunteer advocate? Get trained this summer!
June 9th - August 15th
In-Shape, Vacaville

Sign your child up for Sports Camps & Tennis Academy. 
July 21st - August 14th
Ulatis Community Center

Travis Unified School District is taking enrollment for a Pre-Kindergarten Academy – a program designed to get kids ready for kindergarten.
June 14th - September 13th
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Children's Wonderland Park, Vallejo

Come out for two hours of entertaining music and local artist's displays including painting, sculptures and other art forms. 
August 2nd
​8:00pm - 9:30pm
Steele Canyon Recreation Area campground

Join a Park Ranger for an evening walk and discover “what goes bump in the night.” Learn about the nocturnal critters that call Lake Berryessa home and experience the night time world using all your senses.
August 2nd
8:30am - 12:30pm
Rockville Trails Preserve

Join a free guided hike of Rockville Trails Preserve on Saturday, August 2nd from 8:30am to 12:30pm. Your guide, Solano Land Trust docent Jim Hanser, will lead the hike.
August 2nd
9:00am - 1:00pm
King-Swett Ranches

Hike the hills between Fairfield, Benicia, and Vallejo – known as the King-Swett Ranches. Jim Walsh will lead this hike on Saturday, August 2nd from 9am to 1pm.
August 2nd
10:00am - 4:00pm
Brenden Theatres, Vacaville

​BloodSource and Brenden Theatres in Vacaville invite you to save lives by donating blood and then using your free movie pass to cool off on a hot summer day!
August 2nd
9:00am - 3:00pm
Grace Bible Fellowship of Antioch

A More Excellent Way Health teams with Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) and other community partners to offer free food, educational workshops, access to health resources and fun prizes for pregnant women and their partners.
August 2nd
Stars Rec, Vacaville

See the UFC pay per view at Stars Rec Center!
August 2nd
11:00am - 2:00pm
Pena Adobe Park, Vacaville

See Vacaville authors: Fern Henry, author of “My Checkered Life”, Elissa DeCaro, author of “Images of America – Suisun City and Valley” and Brian Irwin, author of “Vacaville Then & Now."
August 2nd
JFK library, Vallejo

Join in the rhythm with Jeni Swerdlow, MA-ATR, and friends! This "hands-on", participatory drumming event will entertain, educate, and inspire and it relieves stress.
August 2nd
Solano College Theatre, Fairfield

Flying into Summer Dance Presented by Benicia Ballet Theatre with the Benicia Festival Orchestra.
August 2nd
10:00am - 9:00pm
Downtown Vacaville

The Downtown Vacaville Business Improvement District (DVBID) is fired up and hot to host the 7th Annual Downtown Vacaville Rib & Chili Challenge Cook Off.
August 2nd - 3rd
St Patricks School, Vallejo

With the support of thousands of volunteers, the American Cancer Society is helping save more than 400 lives a day.
August 3rd
GV Cellars, Fairfield

Food Bank Uncorked is a unique event, partnering with GV Cellars to benefit the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano.
August 4th - 8th
Buttercup Grill and Bar, Vallejo

To benefit: Youth and Services Rosewood House. Helping Women and Changing Lives. 20% of sales generated from meals purchased during the week will donated to youth and family services.
August 5th
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Suisun Hall Park

Local Fire, Police, Sheriff Department, area non-profits and The Salvation Army Kroc Center are teaming up to offer a FREE Community Awareness Fair in celebration of National Night Out!
August 5th - 6th
Fuddrucker's, Fairfield

Come support the Armijo Signal!
August 5th
5:00pm - 10:00pm

National Night Out takes place this year on Tuesday, August 5th, from 5pm-10pm in your neighborhood.
August 6th
11:00am - 3:00pm
​Jelly Belly Factory, Fairfield

Come and visit your favorite mascots at this year’s 6th Annual Mascot Day at the Jelly Belly Visitor Center.
August 7th - September 11th (Thursdays)
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Florence Douglas Senior Center, Vallejo

Sign up for a creative writing class!
August 7th
10:00am - 12:30pm
Vacaville Museum
The always popular Vacaville Museum Guild’s Annual Children’s Party is Thursday, August 7, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Museum Courtyard, 213 Buck Ave.
August 8th
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Nut Tree Plaza, Vacaville

Come out and have a blast with games, activities, and more!
August 8th - 16th
Winters Community Center

Winters Theatre Company will present William Shakespeare’s “All’s Well That Ends Well” as their summer “Shakespeare Under the Stars” production.
August 9th
10:00am - 6:00pm
Clayton Club Saloon

Ribs! Ribs! Ribs! at the annual CBCA Rib Cook-Off. There will be plenty of live music, food and drinks as the Clayton Business and Community Association holds their annual membership drive and community fellowship party.
August 9th
7:30pm - 9:00pm
Putah Canyon Recreation Area campground

Join a Park Ranger and explore the world of rattlesnakes and their kin. Separate fact from fiction and learn the valuable role these amazing animals play in the ecosystem. Following the program will be a marshmallow roast.
August 9th
Travis AFB, Fairfield

Come meet and greet other Air Police, Security Police and Security Force members interested in starting a new AFSFA Chapter at Travis.
August 9th
11:00am - 4:00pm
Blue Rock Springs Park, Vallejo
The Greater Vallejo Recreation District, also known as GVRD, is happy to announce its celebrating its 70th Birthday Party! 
August 9th - 10th
9:00am - 4:00pm

Genesis House, Inc a Non Profit Residential Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation program is having its Big Annual Yard Sale Fundraiser on August 9th &10th 2014 from 9am-4pm.
August 9th
9:00am - 1:00pm
Target, Davis

Davis Target Store will be hosting a free car seat installation event. They are partnering with the Davis Police Department as well as the California Highway Patrol to provide proper car seat installation for members of the community.
August 10th
Wilson Park, Vallejo

Come out to Wilson Park to root for Vallejo’s very own pro team, your Vallejo Admirals!
August 15th
Theater Deville, Vacaville

The Glenn Miller Orchestra was originally formed in 1938 by Glenn Miller. It was arranged around a clarinet and tenor saxophone playing melody, while three other saxophones played the harmony. 
August 16th
11:00am - 2:00pm
Fairfield Community Center

Join the Fairfield-Nirasaki Sister City Program for a fun-filled afternoon of Japanese crafts and performances great for all ages, as well as food from Texas Roadhouse!
August 16th
8:30am - 3:00pm
Bird's Landing

Aim for Ag and Open Space Sporting Clay Shoot Benefits Solano Land Trust Saturday, August 16th, 8:30am to 3pm at Bird's Landing.
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August 16th
Calvary Chapel Solano

VISION 2014 is a one day Outdoor Youth Revival Event featuring the Gospel message, a music stage with Christian artists, guest speakers, community vendors, 3-on-3 basketball tournament, food, and more.
August 16th
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Solano County Event Center, Fairfield

VIP Wine and Food Pairing Benefiting Meals on Wheels of Solano County.
August 16th
Ulatis Gardens, Vacaville

Come to a Napa Style Lobster Boil! Live music by Used Blues Band, hosted bar and a live auction.
August 16th
Al Patch Park, Vacaville

Includes a two game minimum, swag bag and entry into the grand prize raffle.
August 16th - 17th
Benicia High School

With the support of thousands of volunteers, the American Cancer Society is helping save more than 400 lives a day.
August 14th - September 18th (Thursdays)
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Suisun Senior Center
 Free classes to improve quality of life for anyone with a chronic health condition. Register at Suisun Senior Center or call the center at (707) 421-7203. 
August 20th
Opera House, Napa

2- Time Grammy Winner MADS TOLLING with HighNote Recording Artist WESLA WHITFIELD!
August 22nd

The Northern California PGA Foundation is raffling a 46-bottle Vinotemp Wine Cooler filled with 90+ rated wines valued at over $6,000. 
August 22nd
Mare Island Golf Course

Come to the Native Sons of the Golden West Golf Tournament. Prizes, raffles and a steak dinner to follow!
August 22nd
Florence Douglas Center, Vallejo

Come experience the different islands! Food, Polynesian dancing and island music!