- The list below includes 604 free or cheap things to do in or near Palo Alto, California, including 126 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Movie Theaters and Hiking Trails.
- From Stanford University to The Dish - Stanford Foothills, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Palo Alto and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Pacifica, Half Moon Bay, San Jose and Los Altos.
An entertainment center, Sky High Sports provides trampoline walls and floors used for open jumping, dodgeball and aerobics classes. The center offers party hosting, a snack bar and a session for individuals with special needs.
A traditional bowling center, Clayton Valley Bowl offers open and league bowling along with hosting for parties, events and tournaments. The center provides a pro shop, a lounge with adult beverages, pool tables and a snack bar.
Located in the scenic countryside, Hensley Ranch is an equestrian facility that provides a number of services for horses and their owners to enjoy. Training, riding lessons, and horse boarding are among the many services provided at the ranch.
Guests of the Round Valley Regional Preserve will be able to go hiking, horseback riding, and bicycling in a site that reaches temperatures of up to 100 degrees during the summer. The location also offers campsites that feature picnic tables and a restroom.
With a million gallon capacity, the Concord Community Pool offers lap swim hours, recreational swimming, and birthday party rentals. Also, the pool hosts water exercise classes and swimming lessons at all levels.
20% 134 votes
The Willows Shopping Ctr, 1975 Diamond Blvd, Concord, CA 94520 MoreLess Info
Jungle Fun & Adventure features plenty of climbing and sliding fun in its large indoor play structure. The facility also offers a toddler bounce house, arcade and private party room.
67% 6 votes
1202 La Vista Avenue, Concord, CA 94529 MoreLess Info
Markham Nature Park & Arboretum is 16 acres and features an international garden, tree walk, an arbor for special events and 2.4 miles of trails. They also have a nursery with plant sales once a week.