Downtown Martinez

Hometown Holiday Happenings


Shop & Dine until 8pm on Thursday December 5th, 12th & 19th. Print your official event pass with all participating locations and special coupon offer! Make a purchase at each participating location and be entered to win a $150 gift card to a business or your choice!!!


Grab a cup of hot coco and stroll downtown Martinez this holiday season! Vote for your favorite businesses storefront holiday decor.
Contest runs December 5th - 31st, winners will be announced January 3rd!


Santa's house has been undergoing some exciting renovations! His little helpers have been hard at work and we can't wait for the big reveal Dec. 6th!!! Have a unique visit with Santa in his little red house in Downtown Martinez! Avoid the long lines at the mall, get multiple poses, bring your pet or the whole family. We can't wait to see you!


December 6th, 5:30pm - Main Street Plaza

Main Street Martinez and Tully & Weiss Attorneys present this year’s downtown Martinez tree lighting. 


December 14th, from 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Come join the jolliest bunch of Santas this side of the bay as they walk around the downtown corridor of Martinez, sampling craft breweries stationed inside some of the small businesses along Main Street.


Congregation B' nai Shalom and Main Street Martinez present the First Annual Hanukkah community celebration!

About Historic Downtown Martinez

Established in 1849, Martinez is one of the oldest towns in California. Nestled at the gateway to the Delta and the southern shore of the Carquinez Strait in the San Francisco Bay Area. The downtown is surrounded by waterfront and open space preserves providing a unique platform of both modern and 20th Century historical infrastructure including the Alhambra Creek that runs through the downtown adding to the charm.

Downtown Martinez continues new business growth while keeping the charm and original businesses that have made downtown Martinez their home for years! We have unique mix of retail, restaurants, wine bars, local craft breweries, live entertainment, several top notch health and beauty options and the newest trend, Pop-ups. Whether you are visiting or call Martinez home, downtown Martinez has something fun for everyone!

Main Street Martinez is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit, dedicated to the economic health and vitality of downtown Martinez. Main Street Martinez is a certified National Main Street Program dedicated to focusing on the National Main Street’s Four Point Approach to Downtown Revitalization including:

Organization, Promotion, Design and Economic Vitality.

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