If you’re looking for fun things to do in Pleasanton, California, our hotel is minutes from wonderful restaurants, local nightlife, outdoor activities, and popular attractions. See a concert at the Firehouse Art Center, tee off on spectacular golf courses and explore the charming wineries of Livermore Valley. Let us help with tickets, tee times, tours, reservations or recommendations to make your stay entertaining and enjoyable in every way.
One of the most popular attractions near Pleasant Hill, this award-winning animal theme and amusement park boasts 135 acres of thrill rides, family attractions, and a host of animal experiences including dolphin swims and giraffe encounters.
Located just ten minutes from the hotel, this fan-favorite waterpark offers more than 25 rides, along with a 20,000-square-foot activity pool. Laze around the wading pool with the family or let the kids explore a dedicated water play area.
Plan your visit to include a show at Contra Costa County’s preeminent performing arts theater. Catch comedy and improv, Broadway shows and plays, and music and literary events on three stages, along with unique programs dedicated to arts education.
Visit this 20,000-acre park that surrounds Mount Diablo for incredible views of the San Francisco Bay Area. Along with hiking and biking trails, the park offers a prime location for viewing wildlife, with tours available of the historic grounds.
Head south to Walnut Creek and a world of high-end shopping at this outdoor mall with dozens of outlets including department stores, luxury designers, and specialty shops. Stop by during the summer for outdoor concerts or fall for festivals.
Drive ten minutes to this shopping mall in Concord that’s home to dozens of stores and popular brands, snack shops and restaurants, a movie theater, and seasonal ice skating rink. Monthly events include care shows and fitness classes.
Stop by for a unique take on stuffed deep-dish Chicago-style pizza at this popular chain that’s also well-known for its traditional thin-style pizzas. Customize slices and pies with all the toppings you want.
Visit this downtown grill and family-owned grub-pub for comfort food breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus, plus a wide selection of Northern California craft brews on tap. Stop by for daily happy hours and drink specials.
An icon of Northern California, this family-owned restaurant serves New York-style pizza and pastas influenced by Italy’s diverse regions. Try an inventive artisanal thin crust pizza with unique toppings