A quick guide to fun things happening in Concord this month:
1. BIG HARE DAY
Everyone’s favorite oversized rabbit is back! That’s right, the Easter Bunny returns to the Sunvalley Shopping Center Friday, March 25 through Saturday, April 16. Grab the kids and hop on over for a visit and photo with the big cottontail himself.
2. TAKE THE SCENIC ROUTE
Experience local nature in all its spring green glory. Join naturalist Dan Fitzgerald for Nature Walk 3: Birds, Butterflies and Blooms in Mitchell Canyon on Wed. April 20 at 9am. Register in advance as participation is limited.
3. NOT-SO-MELLOW CELLO
Celebrate 2Cellos 10th year at the Concord Pavilion on Saturday, April 16. The dynamic duo has gone viral with their imaginative and energetic covers of pop, rock and classical songs. If you’ve never seen them before, prepare to be blown away at this special night under the stars.
4. YO QUIERO CONCORD
Who loves the new Perro Trail? Any dog lucky enough to spend a day in Concord, that’s who! And with this handy new map and directory to pet-friendly parks, restaurants, tap rooms and lodging, their humans will love it just as much. Download a copy from the Visit Concord website or stop by the Visitor Center pick one up. And be sure to check out a full weekend of ideas in our Pets Welcome Here travel itinerary.
5. HAPPY EARTH DAY
Be kind to our one and only planet and celebrate Earth Day everyday by practicing sustainability measures. Even the simplest habits can make a big difference over time. Learn more at Sustainable Contra Costa. And be sure to watch for new pro-environment programs coming soon to Concord. Earth Day is Friday, April 22.
SAVE THE DATE
Mark your calendars for these events coming in early May:
Mom’s Day Boutique Unique Mother’s Day gifts with more than 60 vendors Sunday, May 1, 2022 11 a.m. to 3 p.m
Free Comic Book Day Flying Colors Comics annual free comic book event. Saturday, May 7, 2022 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
PLAN YOUR TRIP TO CONCORD
Book Your Stay
And if you’re planning to travel to Concord, or welcome family or friends in the coming days or months, now is the time to book your hotel stay. From shopping, wining, and dining, to hiking, biking and playing, spring is always a great time to be in Concord. The Concord Visitor Center is located at 2151 Salvio Street, Suite T, in Concord. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 925-685-1182. Website: www.visitconcordca.com.
CONCORD VISITOR CENTER
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.