- 2nd Friday ArtAbout
Galleries and stores stay open late to host art, music and receptions.
- Davis Chamber of Commerce Annual Installation Gala
Community Awards, dinner and dancing.January 24th, 2015.
- Davis Stampede
Half marathon, 10k, 5k & kids fun run.
- The Art of Painting in the 21st Century Conference
Weekend of painting exhibitions and fun. First Friday & Saturday.
- UC Davis Picnic Day
Free, family friendly open house showcasing UC Davis achievements.
- CA Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art
The ultimate ceramic event. Last Friday, Saturday & Sunday.
- Whole Earth Festival
Arts, wellness, sustainability and activism. Mother's Day Weekend.
- Tour de Cluck
Chicken-centric celebration with bicycle chicken coop tour, education, art and food. 4th Saturday.
- Celebrate Davis!
Festival and business expo: family fun, music and fireworks. 3rd Thursday.
- Davis Double Century
Attracts cyclists from all over the region. 3rd Saturday.
- UC Davis Graduations
Thousands of families celebrate new graduates.
- Davis Music Festival
Live music throughout downtown benefiting local schools. 3rd Saturday.
- Fourth of July
Hometown fun with downtown bicycle races and fireworks at Community Park.
- Downtown Summer Sidewalk Sale
Sizzling deals on fabulous merchandise.
- Village Feast
Slow food event celebrates local cuisine and farmers benefiting Yolo Farm to Fork. 4th Saturday.
- Davis Film Festival
Innovative short works to feature-length films from around the world.
- Davis Beer Week & Fest
Handcrafted beers from 30 breweries for a good cause. August 16th, 2015.
- Friday Night Concert Series at E Street Plaza
Free, live music for everyone. Weekly, early evening.
- Great California Paint Out
Plein- Air artists invade Downtown Davis.
- Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony
Davis High Blue and White Foundation. 2nd Saturday.
Celebrating the return of students to UC Davis
- International Festival
Music, food, dance and lectures celebrating Davis' diversity.
- Chamber Day on the Quad
Local business expo and fair on the campus of UC Davis.
- Foxy's Fall Century
Scenic bicycle race for riders of all levels. 3rd Saturday.
- The Davis Jazz Festival
Music and arts from the Beat Generation and beyond.
- Halloween Treat Trail
Families trick-or-treat at downtown businesses. Early afternoon.
- Cool Davis Festival
Sustainability festival at Central Park. 2nd Saturday.
- Turkey Trot
Fun foot race for the entire family. Saturday before Thanksgiving.
- Blues Harvest Concert
Live music fundraiser benefiting local mental health organizations.
- Children's Parade and Tree Lighting
Santa and Mrs. Claus launch the holiday season. First Thursday.
- Davis Children's Nutcracker
Since 1977, features over 250 local children.