Stroll downtown Martinez and get caught up in the twinkling lights, sound of live entertainment, unique shopping gems, delicious cuisine, family fun and holiday cheer. These community events are a huge part of what makes Martinez so special.
The Downtown Martinez & Co. Sip & Stroll Series gives you the opportunity to sip delicious beverages while strolling the charming streets of Historic Downtown Martinez.
All are invited and welcome to participate and those 21+ have the opportunity to enjoy cold and tasty beverages. Strolls boast local craft beer, wine, margaritas and plenty of shopping and food!
The series consists of 5 fun walks around Downtown Martinez and one craft beer lover beer festival. Each event has its own fun theme including coordinating beverages, and activities. The series starts with the I Heart Downtown Martinez Wine & Chocolate Stroll! Join us for the Bay Area Craft Beer Festival (21+ only) in April Waterfront Park, the ultimate beer lover's paradise or come stroll in August for Margaritas! Kick off the Holiday Season with Zombie Brew Crawl and get an early start on your shopping at Pink Friday Evening Sip & Shop and Outdoor Evening Market. Our last walk of the year will be the Santa Beer Crawl. Come out in costume and enjoy delicious cold beverages!
When you participate in a Downtown Martinez & Co. sip and stroll you’re giving back to the community and supporting small business. Each stroll supports and gives back to local nonprofit Downtown Martinez & Co. mission!
At Downtown Martinez & Co., we believe in putting family first! Join us for a series of fantastic community events designed with your entire family in mind. Bring your loved ones, gather your friends, and immerse yourself in a day of downtown delight at these family-friendly gatherings.
The series consists of 10 fun events starting with several markets including the Year Round Sunday Farmers' Market, Open Air Market and Meet me on Main. Bring the family down in July for shopping and giveaways at July Rewards and put on that red, white and blue for the Annual Hometown 4th of July Parade. Kickoff the Holiday Season and vote for your favorite Fall and Halloween Light Pole Decorations followed by the family favorite Halloween Trick-or-Treat Spooktacular! Support small business during the holidays by shopping Small Business Saturday and stick around for our Tree Lighting in the evening. Don't forget to bring the kiddos and fur babies down for a unique Santa House experience. Finish of the season with a community Hanukkah Celebration with singing and treats.
We believe in making family fun accessible to everyone. Enjoy the festivities without any admission fees, ensuring that these events are inclusive and open to all.
Important Note: While most events are free, please note that the Santa House execution may have specific details or fees associated. Be sure to check event details for any unique considerations.
We look forward to welcoming you to a day of community, laughter, and shared experiences!
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Dec. 25th - Jan. 2nd, 2024