- Our list of the best things to do in Novato, California, features the top 652 nearby activities — including 279 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Novato, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 23 things to do within the city of Novato, CA , followed by 629 popular activities in nearby cities, including San Francisco, Napa, Sonoma, Yountville, Berkeley, Glen Ellen, Petaluma, Sausalito, Richmond, Vallejo, Benicia, San Rafael, Rohnert Park, Santa Rosa, Tiburon, Martinez, Sebastopol, San Pablo, Fairfield and St. Helena
77% 13 votes
1097 Seal Ct, San Mateo, CA 94497 MoreLess Info
Parkside Aquatic Park & Launch Ramp features a beach, two playgrounds, reservable and drop-in picnic areas, restrooms and the boating launch ramp. Swimming is allowed but there are no lifeguards on duty.
75% 8 votes
10970 Crown Canyon Road, Castro Valley, CA 94552 MoreLess Info
Specializing in horse training, Graceland Equestrian Center offers visitors instructional classes that teach the basics of horsemanship. In addition to horse training, the center hosts a weekly yoga session to improve the flexibility of riders.
Bishop Ranch Regional Preserve is a nature preserve and hiking area that offers medium difficulty hiking trails amid impressive natural vistas. The preserve welcomes dogs, and features trail maps for guidance.
A law enforcement training facility and simulated gun combat arena, Gamepod Combat Airsoft offers a combat area with a variety of obstacles and barricades. The arena is available for parties and corporate events.
91% 70 votes
3487 Alexander Valley Road, Healdsburg, CA 95448 MoreLess Info
At the Medlock Ames Tasting Room your wine tasting experience includes the opportunity to try 6 wines paired with cheeses from around the world. They also offer a ranch tour and cater for private events.
Known for its Zinfandel production, Wilson Winery offers visitors a tasting room where they can sample from a flight of wines and cheeses plates. The outdoor patio often features live entertainment from local musicians.
87% 15 votes
4901 Breakwater Avenue, Hayward, CA 94545 MoreLess Info
Established in 1986, the Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center is a facility dedicated to educating about the ecology of the San Francisco Bay. Visitors commonly enjoy seeing the many exhibits, attending community programs, or enjoying fun activities offered at the center.
Presenting culture and the art of dance to the residents and visitors of San Mateo I the Peninsula Ballet Theatre. Each season the ballet showcases their students works in productions such as The Nutcracker and Peter and the Wolf.