Things to do in Walnut Creek CA

Based on FBI crime data, Walnut Creek is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Walnut Creek has a crime rate that is higher than 87% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Starting July 1, 2018, increases the minimum wage to $13.25 per hour.

Contra Costa County is a 'fireworks-free zone'; the sale, possession or use of fireworks of all types and sizes (including Safe & Sane fireworks) are banned in the county (County ordinance 44-2.002). ... Deputy Sheriffs and officers on patrol will confiscate all fireworks.Jul 2, 2014

DescriptionWalnut Creek is a city in Contra Costa County, California, United States, located in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, about 16 miles east of the city of Oakland. Wikipedia


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Swimming, skateboarding & a dog park

This 102-acre preserve offers a swimming complex, dog park, sports fields & a skate park.

Education center with 50+ animal species

Environmental education center housing 50+ species of live, nonreleasable California wildlife.

1627 N Broadway


Classic Italian dining spot for homemade meals & wine in a warm family-style setting.

1528 Civic Dr


This circa-1989 Italian eatery offers classic Tuscan cooking plus a full bar & is closed on Mondays.

1555 Bonanza St


A changing menu of ocean-fresh fare offered in a nautical-themed space with an attached fish market.