- Our list of the best things to do in San Francisco, California, features the top 894 nearby activities — including 328 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- San Francisco, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 251 things to do within the city of San Francisco, CA , followed by 645 popular activities in nearby cities, including Pacifica, Berkeley, Half Moon Bay, San Carlos, South San Francisco, Oakland, Sausalito, Richmond, Martinez, San Leandro, Walnut Creek, Hayward, Alameda, San Bruno, Castro Valley, San Mateo, Belmont, Redwood City, San Rafael, Daly City, Union City, Vallejo, Burlingame, Pleasant Hill, Benicia, Novato, Tiburon, Lafayette, Danville, Concord, San Ramon, San Pablo, Menlo Park, Lodi, Santa Ynez, Fremont and Dublin
Mel's Drive-in- San Francisco 801 Mission St., San Francisco, CA MoreLess Info
Historic drive-in diner seen in George Lucas’s American Graffiti Serving Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner - Late Night
The Broadway West Theatre Company, an award-winning unit, produces theatrical performances in the comedy, mystery, and drama genres. The location also offers open auditions for locals who wish to get involved.
29% 14 votes
4501 Pleasanton Avenue, Pleasanton, CA 94588 MoreLess Info
The nine-hole, par-30 Pleasanton Fairways Golf Course measures 1,714 yards with a rating of 29 and slope 84. In addition to their executive course, driving range and lessons, they also host regular tournaments.
Apart from the free wine tasting services, reasonably priced wines and attentive staff, Cline Cellars also maintains a beautiful surrounding landscape which includes many ponds, orchards, a museum of scale models of California missions, gift shop and more.
92% 910 votes
24724 Arnold Drive / Highway 121, Sonoma, CA 95476 MoreLess Info
The beautiful Spanish mission-style façade of the Jacuzzi Family Vineyards invites visitors to come inside for a memorable wine tasting experience. Five-wine tastings are free and do not require a reservation. Groups must schedule more extensive tastings in advance.
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1 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain View, CA 94043 MoreLess Info
The Shoreline Amphitheatre is a sizable outdoor venue that has a capacity of 22,000 seats, including lawn seats. Over the years, it has become a popular spot for music festivals, concerts, comedy shows and other kinds of gatherings.
46% 97 votes
Bill Graham Pkwy at North Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94041 MoreLess Info
A fenced, off-leash canine recreation facility, Shoreline Dog Park features dirt and gravel fields with a few trees. The park provides a double-gated entrance, dog waste bags, water fountains and a shaded area with picnic tables.
80% 15 votes
2500 Old Middlefield Way, Mountain View, CA 94043 MoreLess Info
Peninsula Youth Theatre uses theater performances and classes to develop a strong sense of self-esteem in youth. They provide an enriching theatrical experience in schools and reinforce the positive role the arts play in academic success.
Orloff Park is an eight acre community park that has an exercise course, picnic tables, a softball field, volleyball, basketball, a toddler playground with ride-on toys, slides, and foam floor, and youth playground with sandbox and slides.
38% 8 votes
4455 Black Avenue, Pleasanton, CA 94566 MoreLess Info
The Dolores Bengtson Aquatic Center features a 50m Olympic size pool, a shallow pool with waterslide, a lap pool with diving well, picnic and lounge area, locker room and showers. Numerous programs are available for swim teams and lessons.
Pleasanton's Amador Valley Park is a family friendly community park. Featuring an outdoor movies-in-the-park series through the summer the park also offers a playground, a basketball court, shady trees and picnic areas.