- The list below includes 164 free or cheap things to do in or near Davis, California, including 95 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Science Museums and Gardens.
- From The Davis Arboretum to Davis Greenbelt, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Davis and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Sacramento, Carmichael, Vacaville and Elk Grove.
Situated on nearly six acres, Central Park is home to a farmers market, an outdoor movie series and the US Bicycling Hall of Fame. It features a basketball court, picnic areas, restrooms, a playground, a carousel and open grass fields.
A large dog park with separate areas for large and small dogs, Toad Hollow Dog Park offers large spaced for dogs to run and play. It features running trails, tennis balls and frisbees for community use, and water fountains.
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Univeristy of California Davis, 1 Shields Drive, Davis, CA 95616 MoreLess Info
Featuring over 100 acres of gardens, the UC Davis Arboretum is a popular location for those with a love for plants, gardening, or nature. Visitors commonly enjoy peaceful contemplation in the scenic gardens, educational exhibit viewing, or taking guided tours.