Visit Concord California Blog

Pickleball and Other Court Sports in Concord!

Posted by Visit Concord on Jul 20, 2018 6:17:51 AM

When it comes to sports, the Bay Area is pretty advanced. From the state of the art sports fields, Olympic sized swimming pools and high-tech courts. What most people who visit or who reside in the area aren’t aware of, is that Concord, California hosts the largest pickleball tournament in the area!

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Topics: Sports

Live Music in Concord

Posted by Visit Concord on Jul 12, 2018 4:30:43 PM

Most know Concord is home for one of the premiere music venues, the Concord Pavilion but those visiting or living in Concord have music all around them throughout the year!

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Topics: Things to do in Concord, CA

Concord Burger Trail

Posted by Visit Concord on Jul 9, 2018 9:37:38 AM

Everyone loves a good hamburger. Whether you like it with just ketchup and cheese, or all the fixings Concord’s Burger Trail has everything you need to keep your cravings satisfied.

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Topics: Things to do in Concord, CA

Your Guide to Concord's Best Happy Hours

Posted by Visit Concord on Jul 9, 2018 9:14:18 AM

Everyone loves a good deal… especially when it comes to food and alcohol. Happy Hour lives up to its name making it both a happy and fun time for you to gather when your friends and enjoy. Concord’s restaurant scene is filled with some amazing deal that will be the happiest hours of your day. Cheers!

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Five Fun Fall Activities in Concord

Posted by Visit Concord on Jun 22, 2018 2:01:45 PM

TAKE A HIKE
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. 

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Craft Beer Scene in Concord

Posted by Visit Concord on Jun 22, 2018 2:00:26 PM

The craft beer scene is booming in Concord, CA.

Pedro Garcia, with the City of Concord talks about craft brews in Concord, CA and bringing in visitors to the city on KCBS. The 2nd Annual Concord VIBE Beer Release featured a Dominic Republic Golden Chocolate Stout, named "Nifty One-Fifty" to commemorate 150 years in 2018, created by Epidemic Ales and E.J. Phair Brewing Company & Alehouse with chocolate from Rachel Dunn Chocolates. Concord VIBE is an initiative to bring young professionals into Concord. 

  

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Topics: Media

Pet Friendly Restaurants and Hotels

Posted by Visit Concord on Jun 13, 2018 1:20:35 PM

Because sometimes you want to travel or dine with the one you can always depend upon, who’s always attentive and loves only you, we’ve put together the following list of Concord restaurants and hotels that are pet-friendly. They may never pick up the check but you’ll get that always important quality time together. 

We recommend you call ahead for complete details and rules when dining or traveling with your pet.

Email us at info@visitconcordca.com if you have another location you think should be added.

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What to Do with Dad for Father’s Day

Posted by Visit Concord on Jun 10, 2018 10:43:19 AM

Show dad how much you appreciate him! Make his day extra special with these fun activities here in Concord!

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Celebrate Fourth of July in Concord, California

Posted by Visit Concord on Jun 8, 2018 9:28:25 AM

The Fourth of July is just around the corner. Don't miss the patriotic family fun and festivities happening in downtown Concord, California!

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Business to Leisure - Extend Your Trip

Posted by Visit Concord on May 7, 2018 12:21:08 AM

Your latest business trip has immersed you in meetings, late nights with your laptop and too many meals on the go. The last thing you need now is a long trip home amongst crowded roads or airports. So consider a little “me time” and extend your stay to relax and revive.  Concord offers the perfect escape, so call the front desk now and extend your stay!

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Topics: Things to do in Concord, CA