- The list below includes 508 free or cheap things to do in or near Benicia, California, including 132 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, History Museums, Sports Facilities/Fields and Walking Trails.
- From Benicia State Recreation Area to Benicia Public Pier & Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Benicia and in nearby cities within 25 miles like San Francisco, Berkeley, Richmond and Walnut Creek.
North Bay Art and Film Festival San Francisco MoreLess Info
The festival hosts independent short films and artists from Around the globe for a weekend of screenings & workshops food & beverage & fun!
Visitors of the Benicia State Recreation Area will be able to go picnicking, bird watching, and fishing. The site is also an ideal location for guests who wish to go cycling, running, walking, or roller skating.
Nestled in the suburban neighborhoods of Benicia is Skillman Park. The family-friendly community park features picnic areas, BBQ grills and a children's playground. A popular location for birthday parties or playing summer sports.
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Benicia Community Park, 100 Community Drive, Benicia, CA 94510 MoreLess Info
Named for a retired police dog, The Phenix Community Dog Park is a fenced canine recreation facility consisting of grass and trees. The park offers drinking water, benches, a small dog area, dog waste bags and a double-gated entrance.
Historically, the Matthew Turner Shipyard Park was the primary shipbuilding yard of Matthew Turner in the 1880s. The park currently contains remnants of past shipbuilding equipment that can be viewed along the waterfront.
The Benicia State Capital and Historical Park is the only surviving pre-Sacramento capitol building still in existent. The interior of the site features period furnishing and exhibits, including desks with 19th century newspapers.