Things to Do

Things to do in Danville CA
So much to do with so little time! Sound familiar? Living in Danville is a privilege, with a great downtown, an expanding east-side, neighboring San Ramon, Alamo, and Walnut Creek your options become endless. That’s where Danville Social can help with our curated topics around things to do, places to go, family fun, and more! 

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Things to do this weekend, May 10-12

Retro Junkie 5/10
(Nirvana Tribute & Weezer Tribute Bands)
8pm-9pm: Performing Live is in the garage (a Tribute to Weezer)9pm-11pm: Performing Live is IN UTERUS (All-Female Tribute to NIRVANA) 11pm-2am: Resident DJ Billy Vidal spinning 80’s, 90’s, early 00’s throwback set.

Meenars 5/10
Four Play will be performing at Meenars on May 10, Friday night. Event Starts at 9:30 PM and Goes Until 1:30 AM/Meenar’s, Downtown Danville.

Kid’s Night Out 5/10
Kids need a night out, too! Come create arts & crafts, play games, eat a snack and enjoy a movie! From 6:30PM-9: 30 PM.
Feel free to come dressed up along with the theme for the month! Trained recreation staff will provide all the fun, excitement and supervision. Children are welcome to bring a sleeping bag and pillow for the movie. Pre-registration is required.Register Here.

Tommy T’s Comedy Club 5/10
Looking to laugh this weekend? Check out the line up at Tommy T’s! Located in Pleasanton, it’s just a short drive away!

Rockin’ Jump, Neon Jump Night 5/10
Neon Jump Night is jump time open to the whole family with neon lights and today’s top hits! From, 8PM-10PM.

McGrail Winery Presents; Ladies’ Night Out, Sip & Shop 5/10
Grab your best gal pals and join us for our first-ever Ladies’ Night Out Sip and Shop event at McGrail to raise funds for UNRAVEL Pediatric Cancer! Enjoy lively music by John Paul Hodge! From, 6PM-8: 30 PM.

Danville Farmer’s Market 5/11
Get the freshest seasonal fare at the Danville Certified Farmers’ Market. You’ll find fruits and vegetables direct from local farmers, along with fresh-cut flowers, bedding plants, fresh bread, and delicious specialty food items you can eat in the market or take with you to enjoy at home.

Farmer’s Market at City Center Bishop Ranch 5/11
San Ramon is proud to provide its residents and surrounding residents a quality farmers market with diverse offerings that celebrate local growers and producers.

Oakland Zoo: Zoo Kids, Educational Adventure 5/11
Does your little one love animals? ZooKids classes are a great way for children age 4-5 to have a fun and educational adventure at the zoo. Each program includes a mini zoo tour, craft, games, animal close-up, and snack.

Oakland Zoo: Zoo Kids, Oh Yuck! 5/11
Learn to appreciate every animal’s unique adaptations to survive. ZooKids classes are a great way for children age 4-5 to have a fun and educational adventure at the zoo. Each program includes a mini zoo tour, craft, games, animal close-up, and snack. Classes are designed for children to participate independently. Parents are not permitted to stay with their children.

Escape Room 5/11
What Better Way to Challenge Yourself and Friends to a Game in an Escape Room? Great For Ages 8-64!

Hawaiian May Day Festival 5/11 & 5/12
Enjoy The Hawaiian May Day Festival and listen to fun music, enjoy the culture, and delicious Hawaiian food with your family and friends! Experience the Hawaiian Culture all in one day! From, 10AM-6PM.

Livermore Valley Craft Beer Festival 5/11
What better way to enjoy the day, drinking delicious beer and listening to music, while raising money for an amazing charity, Shriners Hospital?

Wine Stroll, Pleasanton 5/11
Spend a beautiful night in downtown Pleasanton sampling wine and tasty bites while musicians perform live music throughout Main Street. Over 20 downtown locations will become tasting rooms. From, 5PM-8PM.

Retro Junkie, 80’s Rock Tribute Band 5/11
Performing Live is Rock Skool (Awesome Tribute to 80’s Rock), from 9PM-11PM. Resident DJ David Q spinning 80’s, 90’s, early 00’s throwback set, from 11PM-2AM.

Meenars, Emphatics Band 5/11
The event starts at 9:30 PM. The Emphatics are a professional, dynamic, 4 piece Dance Cover Band hailing from the San Jose Bay Area. The Emphatics members have played clubs and festivals all around the region from San Francisco to Monterey for the past 25 years.

Comedy Show with Alexia Jackson 5/11
Celebrate Mother’s Day with comedy.  Grab your mom, or better yet, send mom out with a couple of friends to see “You aren’t the boss of me” starring Alexia Jackson.  It’s a one-woman hilarious viewpoint on how to right the wrongs of motherhood and get closure on a few things! From 7PM-9PM.

Rock Out Hunger! 5/11
All benefits will be going towards nourishing the lives of hungry people in Contra Costa County. The night will include a cocktail hour, silent auction, gourmet dinner, live auction, and dancing to the 925 Band!

Ribs, Chili, Cars, Brews, & Blues! 5/11
The Knights of Columbus RCCBB event is the hottest BBQ and classic car competition in town. This year, the event will be expanded to include more space for vendors, competitors, and attendees. 100% of the proceeds from this event go to charity, From 10Am-5PM.

Mother’s Day at Oakland Zoo 5/12
From 10AM-4PM, Included with Regular Zoo Admission. Moms get 1 FREE Train Ride! Watch some of our resident animal mommies enjoy some special, and much deserved holiday enrichment during regularly scheduled feedings.

The Golden Skate 5/12
Want to get some exercise and have fun at the same time? Bring Mom out to skate to some beats! From, 12:45PM-8: 30 PM!

Moms & Mimosas at Beer Baron 5/12
We’re helping you celebrate Mother’s Day the right way, with $1 Mimosas!
With the purchase of an entree, you’ll be celebrating all day long! Stop by and enjoy the beautiful May weather while you celebrate Mom’s Day!

 

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