Five Fun Fall Activities in Concord

5 things to do this fall while you are in Concord.

1. TAKE A HIKE

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Climb Mount Diablo or explore one of the many trails in Concord.

Concord is the hub of the Bay Area for most things including hiking with great views. Climb Mount Diablo from the Concord entrance to the highest peak and experience 3,849 feet of city views. While at the top check out the visitors center which highlights culture and natural history of the park. Lime Ridge Open Space is the perfect short hike that has 360 degrees of pure Concord scenery from its peak.

2. SHOP FRESH PRODUCE

variety of green vegetables

Pickup fresh fruits and vegetables at the Farmers’ Market every Tuesday year round or Thursdays April – October.

Experience downtown Concord as local vendors from all over the Bay Area come together at Todos Santos Plaza. Food made to order, fresh fruits and vegetables, locally made crafts and live music make the Farmers' Market the ultimate one stop shop. In the summer, experience good vibes from local musicians for the Music in the Market series.

3. ENJOY A BURGER

cheeseburger and fries

Indulge your taste buds and check out Concord’s emerging burger scene.

Dive into many delicious bites of burger heaven at one of Concords numerous burger spots, eight to be exact. Concords emerging burger scene is forever growing and includes many classic spots you know and love: Super Duper Burgers, Habit Burger, Way Back Burgers and Next Level Burgers (vegan). Stop by local mom and pop shops Mom’s touch, Mona’s Burgers and Best Burgers to try something new!

4. CATCH A MOVIE

drive-in theater screen

Experience the big screen at three unique venues and don’t forget the popcorn.

Whether you want IMAX, Drive-in or a classic theatre, Concord has it all. The Luxe Cinema is the newest theater to the bunch where you can experience high definition movies on an 80 inch wide screen. The West Wind Solano Drive-In lets you enjoy the latest movies from the comfort of your car. The Brenden Theatre in downtown features a bar and café for you to enjoy while you watch!

5. GET ACTIVE

rock climbing gym

Discover fun activities to get the entire family moving — try laser tag, rock climbing, and more.

Concord is full of fun activities for the whole family. Round One and Clayton Valley Bowl take bowling to a new level with late night glow, Friday kid time and arcade games. Q-zar is both an arcade and laser tag game center featuring a blacklight battlefield and a futuristic funscape for everybody. Climb your heart out or join a class at one of the Bay Areas premiere rock climbing gyms, Diablo Rock Gym. Concord has many activities to keep you busy all year long whether you live local or are visiting from out of town.

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