Contra Costa County, California is a great place to celebrate the holidays. From tree lightings and parades to holiday festivals, “Nutcracker” performances, and even a holiday race, there's something for everyone in Central and Eastern Contra Costa County. This Father's Day weekend, there are more than 40 events taking place in Contra Costa County. On June 19, West Contra Costa County celebrates the Family Day festival in Nicholl Park in Richmond.
Memorial Day weekend is also packed with events, including the Alamo Music & Wine Festival, which was held in September. The Contra Costa Glass Fair in Walnut Creek is a one-stop shop for buying the most beautiful gemstones, jewelry, crystals and stones. And if you're planning a trip to Costa Mesa this weekend, be sure to enjoy some shopping therapy at the exclusive South Coast Plaza. If you're looking for a unique way to celebrate the holidays in Contra Costa County, then you won't want to miss out on some of the best festivals in the area.
From art and wine festivals to seafood festivals and craft beer festivals, there's something for everyone. The Walnut Creek Street Fest is a great way to explore local artisans and sample delicious food from around the world. The Lafayette Art & Wine Festival is a great way to enjoy local wines and live music while browsing through art galleries and vendors. The Taste of the Valley Art & Food Festival is a great way to sample some of the best food from around the county.
The Downtown Brentwood Craft Beer Festival is a great way to sample some of the best craft beers from around the area. The 29th annual edition of the Alamo Music & Wine Festival is a great way to enjoy some of the best wines from around California. The Pittsburg Sea Food Festival is a great way to sample some of the best seafood from around the area. The Art, Wine and Music Festival in Concord is a great way to enjoy some of the best wines from around California while listening to live music.
The Clayton Art & Wine Festival is a great way to explore local artisans and sample delicious food from around the world. And finally, don't forget about Hayward Street Festival which celebrates local artisans and offers delicious food from around the world. Don't forget to include Contra Costa County's agricultural heritage when celebrating the holidays. The county is home to many family-friendly events that celebrate the best of Contra Costa County while preserving its agricultural heritage.