Davis offers a unique blend of adventure, gastronomy, and community celebrations in the fall. Whether you're a thrill-seeker, a foodie, or looking for family-friendly fun, our picturesque town has something special for you this season. Here's your ultimate guide to making the most of what Davis has to offer this fall!
The Village Feast - 20th Anniversary
When: October 22nd, 12 PM - 4 PM
Join us at the communal table under the sycamore trees in Central Park for the Village Feast. Celebrating Davis' rich agricultural heritage, this event promises a farm-to-fork dining experience that tantalizes your taste buds while supporting local education programs centered around food and agriculture. Indulge in a menu of seasonal delights, fine wine, and engaging conversations. It’s a culinary celebration you won't want to miss! Speaking of don't want to miss, be sure to register for the silent auction and bid on dozens of fabulous items donated by chefs, restaurants, wineries, and community members.
Halloween Weekend Extravaganza
The Co-Op Block Party: October 27th, 6-8 PM
Zombie Paintball: October 28th, 9 AM-3:30 PM
Trunk-or-Treat: October 28th, 2-5 PM
Pre-Bike Brew Party: October 28th, 5-9 PM
Halloween in Davis is an unforgettable experience! Dive into the festivities with the Co-Op Block Party, an evening filled with games, food, and live performances. Test your survival skills at Zombie Paintball, and don't miss the Trunk-or-Treat event for a creative spin on the traditional trick-or-treating experience. Cap off the night with the Pre-Bike Brew Party at Sudwerk Brewing Co., where craft beers and local bands set the stage for an electrifying evening.
Spooky Pedals: Zombie Bike Ride
When: October 29th, 12 PM - 3 PM
Gear up for a thrilling escapade with the Zombie Bike Ride. Deck out in your most ghastly attire and join the horde of zombies as we invade the streets of Davis. This family-friendly event ensures chills and thrills, culminating in an after-party that you'll be dying to attend! Bicycles are not required. All active mobility participants are invited including pedestrians, scooters, skateboards, strollers, wheelchairs, powerchairs, and other modes of transportation.
Fresh Finds: Davis Farmers Market
When: Saturdays at 8 AM & Wednesdays at 4 PM
Experience the community spirit at the Davis Farmers Market, where the freshest autumn harvest awaits. From succulent fruits, organic vegetables, to artisanal cheeses, it's a food lover's paradise. Enjoy live music, cooking demonstrations, and the irresistible aroma of baked goods that fill the air. Don't forget to visit the Crafter's Lane area at the north end of the market as well!
Shop Small Weekend
When: November 25-26
As the season progresses, prepare for a shopping experience like no other during our Shop Small Weekend in November. It's an opportunity to support local businesses, discover handmade treasures, and enjoy exclusive deals. From quaint boutiques to artisan workshops, embrace the small-town charm that makes Davis unique. Plan ahead and grab the best rates available at any of our amazing lodging options in town. We have a room for every budget and any amenity covered that you might need during your stay in Davis.
Fall in Davis is more than just a season; it's a mosaic of experiences waiting to be explored. So, put on your coziest sweater, grab a pumpkin spice latte, and immerse yourself in the community spirit. Whether it’s pedaling through golden landscapes, feasting on local produce, or enjoying spooky thrills, we invite you to create unforgettable memories this autumn as you explore and visit Davis!