Located between the Bay Area and Sacramento, Davis is known as one of the “Bicycle Capitals” of the world and it is also known for its biweekly vibrant Farmers Market and friendly community.
Where to Stay in Davis (short-term):
Holiday Inn Express and Suites
University Park Inn and Suites
Go-to guide: Davis Wiki
For information about Davis, restaurants, local events, history, be sure to check out the Davis Wiki! https://localwiki.org/davis/
Coffee Shops: https://localwiki.org/davis/Cafes
Trivia Nights: https://localwiki.org/davis/Trivia_Nights
Rental housing guide: https://localwiki.org/davis/Rental_Housing_Guide
Town History: https://localwiki.org/davis/Town_History
Medical Centers: https://localwiki.org/davis/Medical_Services
Getting around Davis:
An easy option is the well connected Unitrans bus system, which serves the campus and the rest of Davis. We even have an original double-decker bus from London… and a couple of more modern double-decker buses, as well. Check out fare prices here.
Zipcars are available on campus for hourly or daily rental. Once you are a member, it’s fast and easy to rent a car for just $8.00 per hour, including fuel and insurance. You must pre-register with Zipcar to have access to the vehicles. You can sign up online at: https://www.zipcar.com/universities/university-of-california-davis
(Central Park, Downtown Davis)
Picnic in the park (Wed. 4:30-sunset) – produce, food trucks, beer & wine, and live music
Saturday market (Sat., 8am-1pm) – produce, food trucks
Also check out Downtown Davis’s webpage for more activities, restaurants, shops, and more!
(Robert and Margrit Mondavi | Center for the Performing Arts)
- Friday, June 21, 2019 – 8:00pm
The Indigo Girls will take to the Jackson Hall stage on the Summer solstice, June 21, 2019. With their latest release, One Lost Day, Emily Saliers and Amy Ray have secured their spot as one of the most legendary musical acts of this generation.
Nearby places to visit | Day Trips
Within 30 min. of Davis
Lake Natoma / Folsom Lake
Within 1 hour of Davis
Grass Valley / Nevada City
Napa or Sonoma Valley
Within 2 hours of Davis
San Francisco Bay
Muir Woods (need a reservation)
Redwood Regional Park (Oakland)