A student doing an acrobatic jump of of the diving board at the UC Davis Recreation Pool

Things to Do

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Between our campus and our college town, you’ll find something new to do every day in Davis. You can choose from dozens of farm-to-fork restaurants and weekly events and attractions. You’ll also find museums, a 100-acre arboretum, an arcade, bowling alley, and so much more.

A group of UC Davis students rafting on the colorado river

Choose your adventure

Davis offers activities for everyone, no matter your interests. Are you an art aficionado? We have many museums. Outdoor explorer? We have nature hikes in Davis and beyond.

Davis events

Weekly Farmers’ Market

Saturdays and Wednesdays

Central Park

From Moment to Movement exhibition

January 8–June 19, 2022

Manetti Shrem Museum

Aggie Day for Freshmen

April 9, 2022


Picnic Day

April 23, 2022

Location TBD

Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities Conference

April 29-30, 2022

Location TBD

Aggie Day for Transfers

May 13, 2022


Whole Earth Festival

Spring 2022

UC Davis Quad

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