Things to do in Concord, CA

Explore the Bay Area

When you stay at the Concord Plaza you are not just limited to one city. All of the greater San Francisco area is open to you when you take a ride on the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system. The Concord BART station is less than two miles away from your hotel room, and provides you with easy access to San Francisco, Oakland, and so much more!

Shopping in Concord

Concord, CA is home to the hottest bay area fashion trends with boutique shops and galleries on every street. Take an adventure out to the plentiful shopping centers and find a charming keepsake to commemorate your visit to the bay area. Whether you are looking for a gift or finding something for yourself the lively shopping centers and commercial districts of Concord, CA are a can’t miss attraction.

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San Francisco Premium Outlets

Over 180 iconic brands and designer names are waiting for you at the San Francisco Premium Outlets. When you head out to shop you will find high end labels like Gucci, Versace and Coach allowing you to shop in options for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Let our talented culinary team prepare carefully plated meals, showcasing local favorites. From the functional to the ornate, we can coordinate the perfect menu for your event!


Willows Shopping Center

Take a visit to Concord’s favorite shopping center! This modern, outdoor plaza features some of Concords latest and greatest boutique shops and restaurants for you to explore.

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Outdoor Activities

The warm climate of Concord allows for you to enjoy the outdoors all year round. Cool breezes rush in from the San Francisco Bay while the California sunshine warms the air and brightens up your day. Set out on a stirring adventure across the beautiful parks and enjoy scenic views when you discover all that Concord has to offer.


Buchanan Fields Golf Course

Line up your shot and tee off at the charming, 9-hole Buchanan Fields Golf Course. Spend a sunny afternoon on the peaceful greens and challenging fairways right next to your hotel.

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Buchanan Field Airport

Discover stunning aviation events and activities when you visit Buchanan Field Airport! Whether you are chartering a private flight, taking pilot lessons, or spectating an aviation event, your trip to Concord will reach new heights when you visit the Buchanan Field Airport.


Diablo Creek Golf Course

A challenging set of 18 holes is waiting for your next trip to Diablo Creek Golf Course. Conveniently located just a 10 minute drive from your room at the Crowne Plaza Concord, Diablo Creek features lush greens and gorgeous driving range for you to practice your swing.

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Lime Ridge Open Space

Lime Ridge Open Space is your ideal destination for a hike in the fresh air and warm sun of Concord, CA. Take a walk among the beautiful scenic trails spanning from the southern edge of Concord, all the way to Mount Diablo State Park!


Nightlife in Concord

When the sun goes down the night lights up and the streets of Concord come to life with dozens of new ways to let your hair down and enjoy an evening on the town. Step out of your comfort zone and experience new levels of excitement and fun when you head out for a lively night in Concord. You can also take advantage of the nightlife in Walnut Creek located within a few miles of your hotel room.

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Concord Pavilion

Experience incredible music in an outdoor venue featuring the hottest artists when they come to Concord. With enough capacity for over 12,000 attendees the Concord Pavilion hosts legendary stars as well as key local functions for an unforgettable good time!


Bay Area Wineries

The area around Concord is home to some of California’s favorite wineries and vineyards. Feel the warmth of the California sun as you tour the sprawling fields and learn about the intricacies of wine making. When you visit your favorite bay area winery you can schedule an unforgettable tasting of the latest vintage.

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California Grand Casino

Hit the town and win big when you make a stop at the California Grand Casino! Home to the oldest poker room in the world, and located just a mile from the Concord Plaza, the California Grand Casino gives you the rush of a high stakes game and offers the chance for you to be a high-roller.


Oracle Arena

Whether you are counting down to the final buzzer in a basketball game or watching your favorite artist perform live, there’s no better location than the Oracle Arena. Watch the 2017 NBA Champions, The Golden State Warriors, challenge their opponents in a thrilling game, or come see your favorite artist perform live for a crowd of up to 20,000 fans!

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