Things to do in Martinez CA

For more than 150 years, Martinez has served as the county seat for Contra Costa County. Martinez is the bocce ball capital of the United States with hundreds of bocce ball enthusiasts playing on City leagues. Martinez is the birthplace of Joe DiMaggio, famous New York Yankee slugger.

DescriptionMartinez is a city in and the county seat of Contra Costa County, California, in the East Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area. The population was 35,824 at the 2010 census. The downtown is notable for its large number of preserved old buildings and antique shops. Wikipedia

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Rolling hills, wildlife sightings & more

The Benicia–Martinez Bridge refers to three parallel bridges which cross the Carquinez Strait just west of Suisun Bay; the spans link Benicia, California on the north side with Martinez, California


Pastoral, 6,255-acre park with rolling hills, wildlife viewing, campgrounds & other features.

Waterside park with trails & wildlife

Marsh habitat with sports fields & courts, ponds, creeks, picnic facilities & walking trails.

811 Ferry St

Closed ⋅ Opens 6:30AM Thu

American restaurant with an old-school woodsy vibe serving budget American breakfast & lunch fare.

1170 Arnold Dr #116

Laid-back Italian eatery serving familiar fare including homemade pasta, bread & desserts.

436 Ferry St

Bustling Chinese establishment features an array of familiar entrees & a full bar in a homey space.