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Tuesday, September 12, 2017 (All day) - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (All day)
Marsh, Mud, and Microbes, Wetlands Photos by Sally Mack
Marilyn Citron O'Rourke Gallery, Benicia Public Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-4343

Photos of two northern California wetlands sites are being presented. In addition to subjects such as pickleweed, reeds, and water, there are photos of Archaea, a microbe which is a 3-billion year-old life form, one of the oldest on earth. Microbiologist Wayne Lanier, PhD, who identified the Archaea, wrote an article to accompany this exhibit.

Repeats every week until Thu Oct 26 2017 except Thu Oct 12 2017.
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Benicia Farmers Market
Downtown Benicia
First Street, from B - D Streets
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

Benicia Main Street draws many people to its popular Farmers Market. The Market offers fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, gourmet food, delicious hot foods, arts and crafts, live entertainment, and face painting.

Repeats every day every Sunday and every Friday and every Saturday until Sat Nov 11 2017 .
Friday, October 20, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Repeats every week on October every Friday and every Saturday until Tue Oct 31 2017 .
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Benicia Haunted Depot
Benicia Main Street Historic Depot
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The normally mild-mannered Southern Pacific Railroad Depot has been mysteriously transformed into a frightful depository of ghosts, goblins and spirits luring you inside for a scare.

Repeats every month on the first Friday and on the third Friday until Sat Oct 28 2017 .
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Ghost Walk
Downtown Benicia
First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The paranormal history of downtown Benicia is discovered on this fun, interactive tour led by a paranormal expert. Tours are on the first and third Friday of each month with more occuring in October. Space is limited. Prepaid reservations are required by calling 707.745.9791. More info at www.BeniciaMainStreet.org.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 9:00am - 11:30am
Bicycle Workshop
Benicia State Recreation Area
West K Parking Lot
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 748-0155
You are invited to bring your bike and helmet to a FREE Bicycle Workshop for families and youth*. Learn how to change a flat tire, check tire pressure, what to bring and wear, and safety on the road. There will be a bike rodeo, bike mobile, e-bikes, and fun obstacle courses and bike trails in the recreation area to learn and ride together as a family. There will also be prizes and incentives.
 
Sponsored by Safe Routes to School Solano County, Solano Transportation Authority, California State Parks, Wheels in Motion, and Leonardo Cycles.

*Youth under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Benicia Haunted Depot
Benicia Main Street Historic Depot
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The normally mild-mannered Southern Pacific Railroad Depot has been mysteriously transformed into a frightful depository of ghosts, goblins and spirits luring you inside for a scare.

Repeats every 7 days until Sat Oct 28 2017 .
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Benicia Haunted Depot
Benicia Main Street Historic Depot
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The normally mild-mannered Southern Pacific Railroad Depot has been mysteriously transformed into a frightful depository of ghosts, goblins and spirits luring you inside for a scare.

Sunday, October 22, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Repeats every 7 days until Sun Oct 29 2017 .
Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Benicia Haunted Depot
Benicia Main Street Historic Depot
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The normally mild-mannered Southern Pacific Railroad Depot has been mysteriously transformed into a frightful depository of ghosts, goblins and spirits luring you inside for a scare.

Friday, October 27, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Benicia Haunted Depot
Benicia Main Street Historic Depot
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The normally mild-mannered Southern Pacific Railroad Depot has been mysteriously transformed into a frightful depository of ghosts, goblins and spirits luring you inside for a scare.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Ghost Walk
SP Depot-Benicia Main Street
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The paranormal history of downtown Benicia is discovered on this fun, interactive tour led by a paranormal expert. Tours are on the first and third Friday of each month with more occuring in October. Space is limited. Prepaid reservations are required by calling 707.745.9791. More info at www.BeniciaMainStreet.org.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 8:00pm - 11:30pm
Halloween Spooktacular
Majestic Theatre
710 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510

The Majestic Theater in downtown Benicia opens for a showing of The Bride of Frankenstein followed by a costume party across the street at Elviarita's Cantina. Sponsored by the City of Benicia Arts & Culture Commission, tickets are $25/person for movie and afterparty (limited to 100 only). Tickets to movie only are $15/person. Proceeds benefit the Public Arts Initiative.

Saturday, October 28, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Benicia Haunted Depot
Benicia Main Street Historic Depot
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The normally mild-mannered Southern Pacific Railroad Depot has been mysteriously transformed into a frightful depository of ghosts, goblins and spirits luring you inside for a scare.

Sunday, October 29, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 11:00am - 5:00pm
Bewitching Tea
Camellia Tea Room
828 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-5293

The annual Bewitching Tea promises spooky surprises this October to mark the event’s 13th year. The favorite Haunted Hat contest, fashion show by Christina S, and traditional tea service will return, as well. Choose from three seatings: 11:00 AM, 1:00 PMor 3:00 PM. Cost is $45/person, which includes tax and gratuity. Reservations and payment required in advance by calling 707.746.5293 or visiting Camellia Tea Room.

This fundraiser benefits Safequest of Solano County, which serves victims of domestic violence. The event is sponsored by Camellia Tea Room and Soroptimist International of Benicia.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Benicia Haunted Depot
Benicia Main Street Historic Depot
90 First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The normally mild-mannered Southern Pacific Railroad Depot has been mysteriously transformed into a frightful depository of ghosts, goblins and spirits luring you inside for a scare.

Friday, November 3, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Saturday, November 4, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Sunday, November 5, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Friday, November 10, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Saturday, November 11, 2017 (All day)
Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her
Historic BDES Hall
140 West J Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1269

Award-winning Benicia Old Town Theatre Group presents their fall production, Having a Wonderful Time - Wish You Were Her. Shows are Friday & Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons through Nov 11. Pre-show Champagne Gala on Oct 20.

Tickets online and at the door: $22/general admission, $20/seniors (62) & students, $40 show & dinner deal at Venticello's.

Reservations and tickets at www.BeniciaOldTownTheatreGroup.com

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Sip with Soroptimist
Historic Benicia Clocktower
1189 Washington Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 746-1509

An evening of wine tasting & pairing; fundraiser for Soroptimist International of Benicia.

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Benicia Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting
Downtown Benicia
First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

First Street merchants along with Benicia Main Street host this ever-popular open house at the beginning of the Christmas Season. Merchants offer beverages and treats and show off their holiday goods while costumed carolers sing traditional Christmas tunes. Live entertainment, wagon rides, and Christmas Tree lighting add a festive atmosphere to this family event.

Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Benicia Christmas Parade and Holiday Market
Downtown Benicia
First Street
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 745-9791

The parade starts at 10:oo AM at First & D Street and ends at H Street. The parade features local marching bands, dancers, and the much-anticipated Santa Claus. The Holiday Market features handcrafted arts & crafts, gourmet items and delicious foods.

Sunday, April 1, 2018 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
The Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt
City Park
First Street and Military West
Benicia, CA 94510
(707) 580-4572

The Kiwanis Club of Benicia has hosted an Easter Egg Hunt for over 50 years. This event is free and open to children from 2 - 8 years of age, rain or shine on Easter Sunday. Bring your children and laugh, play games, hunt eggs and spend time with the Easter Bunny. Make sure to bring a basket and a camera to capture the fun.

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