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The Basement Gallery

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The Basement Gallery

Featuring student work by undergraduate students.

530.752.0105

482 Hutchinson Drive, Davis CA

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Davis Transmedia Art Walk

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Davis Transmedia Art Walk

Check out the top transmedia art walk in the United States. Developed by the John Natsoulas Center of the Arts, the walk takes in more than 70 works of public art and a dozen galleries and arts venues. You can pick up a comprehensive guide map at the offices of the Yolo County Visitors Bureau. Guided tours are also available. To download the map for a self-tour, click here.

(530) 756-3938

Davis, CA

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First Friday Art Walk

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First Friday Art Walk

Held the first Friday of the month, art galleries and businesses display original works by regional artists, with receptions, music, and other entertainment. Sponsored by Historic Woodland Downtown Business Association, the events are free to the public.

(530) 237-4253

Woodland, CA

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ARC Guitar

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ARC Guitar

A full-service guitar workshop and gallery located in an 103-year-old historic building in the quaint town of Winters. Showcasing beautifully handcrafted guitars and offering guitar repair and restoration. ARC Guitar also offers classes in guitar-building through the Guitar Building School. Workshop hours: weekdays 11-6, Saturday 11-3.

(530) 795-1795

308 Railroad Ave., Winters CA Winters

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Blue Wing Gallery

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Blue Wing Gallery

In downtown Woodland, the Blue Wing Gallery offers fine art by local, regional, and international artists, including wildlife, western, contemporary and abstract, sculpture, photography, and more. Open Tuesday – Friday 10-6 and Saturday 10-4.

(530) 666-9498

405 Main Street, Woodland CA

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2nd Friday ArtAbout Davis

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2nd Friday ArtAbout Davis

2nd Friday ArtAbout is a monthly evening of art viewing and artists’ receptions at galleries and businesses in Downtown Davis and beyond. Coordinated by the Davis Downtown, all events are free and open to the public. Many include complimentary refreshments and opportunities to converse with featured artists.

(530) 756-8763

Davis, CA

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Carl Gorman Museum

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Carl Gorman Museum

For forty-five years, the C.N. Gorman Museum has been dedicated to the creative expressions of Native American artists and artists of diverse cultures and histories. Open Mon- Fri 12-5pm; Sun 2-5pm.

(530) 752-6567

1316 Hart Hall, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

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The International House

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The International House

This facility is dedicated to international education, understanding, and connections. Art exhibits in the lounge and community room feature paintings, prints, photographs, and mixed media. Open weekdays 9-4.

(530) 753-5007

10 College Park, Davis CA

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U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame

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U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame

Housed in Davis, this world-class attraction features priceless bicycles, trophies, medals, and memorabilia from the world’s cycling best. Changing displays highlight contemporary pros. Also on display is the prestigious Pierce Miller antique bicycle collection. Open Wednesday 4-8, Saturday 10-2, or by appointment.

(530) 341-2363

303 3rd Street, Davis CA

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Hattie Weber Museum

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Hattie Weber Museum

The historic building was built by the Bachelor Girls as a Library in 1911; it was moved in 1988 from its original site on F Street and converted to a museum that honors Hattie Weber, as well as displaying Davisville/Davis history. The museum is run by volunteers who know the history of Davis dating back to 1870. Hours: Wednesday and Saturday 10-4. Admission is free.

(530) 758-5637

445 C Street, Davis CA

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Woodland Library

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Woodland Library

This Mission-Style edifice was built by Andrew Carnegie in 1905. This library is still used for its intended purpose, a place to store knowledge for all. Next to the historic building is the Woodland Library Rose Garden. Hours: Monday-Thursday 9-7, Saturday 12-4.

(530) 661-5980

250 First Street, Woodland CA

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Historic Woodland Walking Tours

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Historic Woodland Walking Tours

The “Explore Historic Woodland” walking tour booklet provides readers a fun and educational way to experience Woodland’s tree-lined neighborhoods, filled with historic houses from the 1860s to the 1940s. Woodland has been called a “museum of housing styles” united by historic Downtown Woodland, listed on the Register of Historic Places.

Woodland, CA

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California Agriculture Museum

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California Agriculture Museum

Exhibits trace the evolution of California farming since the late 1800s, with more than 100 tractors and another 100 pieces of agricultural artifacts on display, celebrating our rich agricultural heritage. Open Wed-Sat 10-5, Sun 10-4. Admission: $5 to $10, under 5 free; call for details or visit www.californiaagmuseum.org.

(530) 666-9700

1962 Hays Lane, Woodland CA

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Gibson House

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Gibson House

This museum houses collections of furnishings and artifacts depicting the various eras from the 1850s to the 1930s. They also host various events and display changing exhibits on various subjects related to the history of Yolo County.

(530) 309-6464

512 Gibson Road, Woodland CA

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Historic Downtown Winters

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Historic Downtown Winters

The City of Winters was founded in 1875, and the buildings on Main Street still retain their elegance and character. Dining, wine-tasting, and shopping will keep you interested.

(530) 795-2329.

Downtown Winters, CA

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Winters  Museum

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Winters  Museum

The Winters Museum is centrally located in downtown Winters at 13 Russell Street, on the corner of Russell and First Streets, a short walk from Buckhorn Steakhouse, Putah Creek Cafe, Preserve, Steady Eddy’s, Winters City Hall, and Winters Community Center. Open Thursday – Sunday 2pm – 6pm and by appointment.

(530) 304 1528

13 Russell Street, Winters CA

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Davis Varsity Theatre

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Davis Varsity Theatre

A 1940s art house cinema showing independent films; before or after, step nextdoor for a tasty gelato.

(530) 758-5284

616 2nd Street, Davis CA

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Regal Cinemas Holiday 6

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Regal Cinemas Holiday 6

This movie theater has six screens and offers more traditional non-stadium seats. All auditoriums are equipped with digital sound systems.

(530) 753-3093

101 F Street, Davis CA

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State Theatre & Multiplex

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State Theatre & Multiplex

Fully restored historic theatre with an attached modern multiplex.

(530) 723 5322

322 Main Street, Woodland

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Regal Cinemas Stadium 5

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Regal Cinemas Stadium 5

This first-run movie theater offers stadium style seating and digital surround sound systems in all of its theaters.

(530) 297-4103

420 G Street, Davis CA

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International House

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International House

Shows films international films the first and third Fridays of each month. Check their website for schedule.

(530) 753-5007

10 College Park, Davis CA

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UC Davis Music Department

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UC Davis Music Department

Recognized for the excellence of its training as well as the reputation for its faculty, this department presents more than 100 performances each year ranging from chamber music to full orchestras and music of all styles and periods.

(530) 752-5537

Located on the UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

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Palms Playhouse

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Palms Playhouse

This venerable venue offers live music inside the historic opera house in downtown Winters. Featuring established and upcoming musicians ranging from bluegrass, country, rock, swing, and blues. Check their website for upcoming shows!

(530) 795-1825

13 Main Street, Winters CA

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Sacramento RiverTrain

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Sacramento RiverTrain

Travel through Yolo County following the Sacramento River during these seasonal dinner trains and musical events. Call for boarding location and train schedule.

(800) 866-1690

341 Industrial Way, West Sacramento CA

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Veteran’s Memorial Theatre

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Veteran’s Memorial Theatre

This venue hosts musical shows of all varieties throughout the year.

(530) 757-5626

203 E. 14th Street, Davis CA

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Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts

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Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts

This world-class performing arts venue features music and dance performances by touted domestic and international artists throughout the year.

(530) 754-5000

Located on the UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

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Woodland Opera House

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Woodland Opera House

Built in 1885, this historic building features musicians and performances in various genre. Check their website for upcoming shows.

(530) 666-9617

340 2nd Street, Woodland CA

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Veterans Memorial Theatre

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Veterans Memorial Theatre

Featuring dance, music, and other events throughout the year.

203 E 14th Street, Davis CA

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Bike City Theatre Company

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Bike City Theatre Company

A Davis-based theater group featuring sketch, improv, and other theatrical shows.

Davis, CA

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Woodland Opera House

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Woodland Opera House

Produces five main stage productions from September to June, a summer melodrama, a youth theater camp in August and a Young Peoples Theater program throughout the year. Each production runs from two to four weekends. Check their website for upcoming shows

(530) 666-9617

340 2nd Street, Woodland CA

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The Art Theater of Davis

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The Art Theater of Davis

A local non-profit group that performs classic plays from the history of drama in original translations. Past productions include Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov, Playing with Fire by Luigi Pirandello, and Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen. For upcoming shows, check their website www.arttheater.org.

Davis, CA

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UC Davis Theatre & Dance Department

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UC Davis Theatre & Dance Department

World premieres, international Artist-in-Residence programs, and timeless theatrical classics are characteristics of the performance season.

(530) 752-0888

222 Wright Hall, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

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Davis Musical Theatre Company

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Davis Musical Theatre Company

California’s first year-round amateur musical theater company. Each year, DMTC produces ten musicals (nearly 100 performances). Visit their website to learn about their upcoming shows.

(530) 756-3682

607 Pena Drive, Davis CA

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Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts

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Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts

A state of the art performing arts center that hosts world class performers. Visit their website for upcoming shows.

(530) 754-2787

One Shields Ave, UC Davis Campus, Davis CA

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Winters Theatre Company

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Winters Theatre Company

WTC is the oldest drama group in Yolo County and has operated for nearly 30 years. Since its inception in 1979, the Winters Theatre Company has presented more than 100 varied plays to the community and region, including drama, mysteries, farces, comedies, musicals, and more. Don’t miss their amazing performance each summer of Shakespeare in the Park.

(530) 795-4014

201 Railroad Avenue, Winters CA

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