Five Things to Do in September

Savor September with the Concord Taco Trail Challenge, Drive Simulations, Toyota Pavilion concerts, all happening in and around Concord this month!


Concord Taco Trail 2023

The Concord Taco Trail is a guide to 40 authentic, locally owned restaurants and taquerias, and it’s all you need to explore some the city’s best hidden culinary gems. The Taco Trail Challenge returns September 15 - October 15 with a new mobile passport, weekly giveaways, and another Trail Champion title up for grabs!

Join Concord Chamber of Commerce and Visit Concord to celebrate the kick off of the Concord Taco Trail on September 14! Enjoy tacos from Tacos Y Mas, one of the Chamber's newest members! More information HERE.

🏎️ Concord's Thrill-Ride

Photo Courtesy of DriveSims

Explore the ultimate fusion of technology and automotive excitement in Concord, California! Drive Simulations offer an exhilarating escape into the virtual world of high-speed adventure right here in the heart of the Golden State. Feel the rush as you take the wheel of your dream car, mastering challenging tracks and pushing your limits, all without leaving the city.


Photo courtesy of Paige Parsons

Summer may be winding down, but there’s still lots of great live music this month in Concord. Don't miss out on Jelly Roll Rob Zombie & Alice Cooper concerts on September 14 & 22 at Toyota Pavilion.

Be sure to catch the final installments of this season’s Concord Music & Market Series with The Sun Kings on 9/14, Johnny and June Forever on 9/21, and House of Floyd on 9/28. Concerts are free and happen every Thursday through the end of September, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Todos Santos Plaza.

Party on and don’t sweat the drive home. Make a night of it at any one of Concord’s nine great hotels, then treat yourself to a tasty brunch at Canasta Kitchen, or the Huckleberry’s before you head out. 

🍻 Beer and Tunes

Photo Courtesy of Side Gate Brewery

Get ready to raise your steins and immerse yourself in the vibrant spirit of Oktoberfest 2023 at Side Gate Brewery in Concord, California! They are back with their 2nd annual celebration, and it promises to be bigger and better than ever.

Click HERE for more event information.

🎉 Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Todos Santos Plaza

Get ready to immerse yourself in a vibrant celebration of Hispanic Heritage and culture at "Fiesta Cultura" in Concord, California! This FREE event, taking place at Todos Santos Plaza, promises a day filled with art, music, delicious food, refreshing drinks, and captivating entertainment. From 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM on September 23, 2023, you're invited to join in the festivities and embrace the rich tapestry of Hispanic traditions!

Visit the Concord Visitor Center

Mark your calendars for the ever popular Taste of Concord event on Sunday, October 8th.

The Concord Visitor Center is located at 2151 Salvio Street, Suite T, in Todos Santos Plaza. We are ready to help with free advice, maps, guides, brochures, Concord merchandise and more. Go to Visit Concord for more information on these events and more.
Visit Concord also offers a selection of themed Stay & Play hotel packages filled with fun wearables, gift cards and more. Just book a room at any of Concord’s nine hotels and let Visit Concord know your confirmation number and stay dates. The package of your choice will be ready for you at check-in!

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