- The list below includes 151 free or cheap things to do in or near Vacaville, California, including 128 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Playgrounds and History Museums.
- From Kids Gone Wild to Lagoon Valley/Pena Adobe Regional Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Vacaville and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Davis, Benicia, Vallejo and Fairfield.
Dedicated to rescuing local wildlife and preserving the nearby marsh is the Suisun Wildlife Center. Visitors can enjoy scenic nature walks, canoe rides, participate in an educational program or take a guided tour.
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One Jelly Belly Lane, Vacaville, Fairfield, CA 94533 MoreLess Info
A 40 minute walking tour, the Jelly Belly Factory Tour allows visitors to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of the famous candy factory. Tours are free, and include samples of the factory's product.
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.
Western Rainway Museum preserves historic and retired streetcars and electric trains while also offering a small artifact and document exhibit. A living history museum, visitors enjoy a ride aboard one of these beautifully restored locomotives.
Home to Little League Baseball, Cordelia Community Park provides baseball and soccer fields along with horseshoe pits and bocce ball courts. Park facilities include picnic areas, barbecue pits, children's playgrounds, a walking path, fitness stations and a skate park.
The most comprehensive and luxurious winery tour experience is by the Napa Valley Wine Train. Trips include passage on a gorgeous vintage train, complete with a full restaurant in the dining car. Tours stop at the most respected wineries in the Napa Valley.