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August Events
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.
Thursdays
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.
Tuesdays
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. 
Saturday
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
10:00am
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.
Thursdays
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
7:00pm
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.
Saturdays
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.
Tuesdays
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!
Friday
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
9:00pm
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
8:30am - 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
6:00pm
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
1:00pm
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
2:00pm
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
9:00am
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
1:00pm
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 3rd
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Courtyard Marriott, Fairfield

Come to the fourth annual "Catch Our Dreams" luncheon and fund raiser!  Proceeds will go to the National Federation of the Blind of California.
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 - 10:00pm
Vacaville

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
8:00pm
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
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
1:00pm
Wilson Park, Vallejo

Come out to Wilson Park to root for Vallejo’s very own pro team, your Vallejo Admirals!
August 15th
8:00pm
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
12:00pm
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
6:00pm
Ulatis Gardens, Vacaville

Come to a Napa Style Lobster Boil! Live music by Used Blues Band, hosted bar and a live auction.
August 16th
8:00am
Al Patch Park, Vacaville

Includes a two game minimum, swag bag and entry into the grand prize raffle.
August 16th - 17th
9:00am
Benicia High School

With the support of thousands of volunteers, the American Cancer Society is helping save more than 400 lives a day.
August 20th
8:00pm
Opera House, Napa

2- Time Grammy Winner MADS TOLLING with HighNote Recording Artist WESLA WHITFIELD!
August 22nd
8:00pm
Theater Deville, Vacaville

Dan Finnerty caught America’s attention as the foul-mouthed wedding singer in the box-office smash Old School.
August 22nd - 24th
Downtown Vacaville

Come out for a three day festival of art, wine and beer!
August 23rd
6:00pm - 8:00pm
​1st Christian Church, Suisun City

Enjoy a Mexican Fiesta potluck dinner. All home-cooked Mexican -themed food! Every ticket purchase earns a free raffle ticket per member for the general raffle prizes.
August 23rd
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Vacaville

Come out for Beans and Brews!
August 23rd
9:00am - 3:00pm
Florence Douglas Center, Vallejo

Early Bird Registration Due by July 23, 2014 FDSC Members $20.00 & General Public $30.00. Registration After July 23, 2014 FDSC Member $25.00 & General Public $35.00.
August 23rd
Orwood Resort, Brentwood

After a three year hiatus, the Brentwood Air & Ski show is coming back to the Orwood Resort Aug. 23.
August 23rd
9:30am to 3:30pm
Fairfield Community Center, Willow Room

Come to A Solano Recovery Project Event sponsored by The City of Fairfield, Texas Roadhouse, and Healthy Perspectives; in cooperation with Archway Recovery, Youth & Family Services, Healthy Partnerships, and others.
August 24th
4:00pm
Empress Theater, Vallejo

On August 24th there will be a benefit for one of Solano County’s most beloved musicians, Herman Wilson.
July 24th - August 3rd
Solano Community College, Fairfield

Solano Community College Theater presents, The Othello Project, a rehearsal and presentation of Shakespeare’s “Othello.” 
August 24th
11:00am - 3:30pm
Morningsun Herb Farm, Vacaville

 Morningsun Herb Farm and Slow Food Solano invite you to celebrate Tomato Day 2014 in the shady gardens of Morningsun Herb Farm.
August 25th
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Fosters Freeze, Vacaville

Bring your classic car to Fosters Freeze! Listen to a live DJ, enjoy great food and win prizes. Cake for all!