- The list below includes 541 free or cheap things to do in or near Pacifica, California, including 126 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Beaches, Hiking Trails and Bowling.
- From Devils Slide Trail to Mori Point, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Pacifica and in nearby cities within 25 miles like San Francisco, Half Moon Bay, Berkeley and Palo Alto.
A family recreation facility, Scandia Family Center features two 18-hole miniature golf courses along with a laser tag arena, bumper boats and a go-kart track. It also offers a children's playground, arcade games, party hosting and a snack bar.
A movie theater featuring 14 screens, AMC Brentwood 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers an IMAX auditorium, arcade games and a concession area with food and drinks.
95% 1262 votes
Spain Street between Second and Fourth Sts., Sonoma, CA MoreLess Info
Each trip to the Sonoma Valley should begin at the Sonoma Plaza, the core of the Sonoma Valley. The Plaza offers tantalizing shopping, terrific restaurants and beautiful scenery throughout the year.
Brentwood's Sungold Park is a family-friendly community park. The park features multiple shaded playgrounds, game tables, bib grills, covered picnic areas with built in tables and benches, sports fields and is a pet friendly location.
82% 102 votes
114 Spain St. at First St., Sonoma, CA MoreLess Info
San Francisco Solano Mission is a popular historic landmark and a great place to learn about local history. The exhibits here showcase 19th century artworks maintained in excellent condition. The mission chapel too, is beautiful and worth a visit.
One of the primary draws of Creekside Park is the starting point for the Marsh Creek Trail that caters to mountain bikers and walkers. Standard park facilities are also present, such as a ball field, children's playground equipment, and picnic areas.
89% 28 votes
21570 Almaden Road off Almaden Expressway, San Jose, CA MoreLess Info
The history of local quicksilver mining is put on display at the New Almaden Mercury Mining Museum. Located within the Almaden Quicksilver County Park, there are mine dioramas, artifacts from historic mining facilities, and exhibits covering the lifestyles of mining communities.
67% 12 votes
195 Griffth Ln, Brentwood, CA 94513 MoreLess Info
Offering swim passes, Brentwood Family Aquatic Complex provides a life guard monitored lap pool for community use. The pool also has two multilevel water slides and a wadding pool for younger children.