Fremont California Attractions & Things to Do
With a unique combination of urban energy and rich culture, Fremont, California is a fabulous place for weekend getaways, family vacations and business functions. Visitors of every age and interest will find a whole list of attractions and fun things to do in Fremont and a myriad of activities in Silicon Valley, so whether you're into theme parks, shopping, history tours, country dancing, or professional sports, you'll delight in the wealth of attractions just waiting to be discovered in Fremont, CA.
California's Great America
This family friendly theme park offers thrill rides, roller coasters, kiddie rides, family rides, live entertainment, and a huge water park. Great America is open from April through October. Open days and times vary.http://www.greatamerica.com
Home to more than 150 specialty shops, and several anchor stores, including
Macy's, Target, the Body Shop, Sunglass Hut, Aeropostale, and Express, shopping
enthusiasts can shop till they drop at this mall located in Newark.
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
The McEnery Convention Center features more than 140,000 square feet of exhibit
space available for meetings, conventions and events of all sizes. Highlights
of the center include a large ballroom, column-free exhibition space, meeting
rooms, fully-equipped kitchens, and banquet seating for up to 5,000 guests.
The Saddle Rack
The Saddle Rack is a popular country and rock nightclub that draws huge weekend
crowds for drinking, dancing and socializing, and features both live musicians
and DJs performing on Thursday through Saturday nights.
Saddle Rack Special Rate
The Bay Area's Premiere Country Night Club-THE SADDLE RACK is just a block away from the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Fremont, CA.
- Rates starting at $89 for a King and $99 for a Queen Queen room
- Provides free shuttle service from the hotel to the saddle rack and back to hotel
- Complimentary Breakfast
- Free high-speed wireless Internet access
*Shuttle runs 7:30pm -1:00am Friday & Saturday. Runs every half and hour. Please contact front the desk to schedule your shuttle time.
Golden Gate Bridge
Completed in 1937, the Golden Gate Bridge is one of the world's most
beautiful and most recognizable bridges and features majestic towers,
huge cables and a signature orange color. This famous span is a popular
San Francisco landmark and plays host to more than nine million visitors
Visitors to San Francisco find plenty of history, charm, dining, entertainment,
nightlife, and a rich cultural experience all surrounded by stunning natural
beauty. Ride a historic cable car, shop in Union Square, walk across the Golden
Gate, visit family friendly Pier 39, explore Golden Gate Park, and so much more.
Santa Clara Convention Center
This state-of-the-art meeting venue located in Silicon Valley offers fully-equipped
facilities for meetings, trade shows, conventions, association gatherings, banquets,
and special events. Events can be accommodated in a variety of flexible meeting
rooms, exhibit halls, terraces, breakout rooms, and a large theater.
Livermore Wine Country
With more than 40 wineries in the area, and just a short drive away from
Fremont, Livermore's wine country is the place to find award-winning wines,
beautiful tasting rooms and plenty of wine-themed fun.
Raging Waters San Jose
Kids of all ages can enjoy some wet and wild fun at this water park that features
high-speed water slides, tube slides, a wave pool, kiddie pools, a lazy river,
a pirate ship, and more. Open May through October with varying days and hours.
Located in Oakland's stunning Knowland Park, the Oakland Zoo is home
to more than 375 native and exotic animals housed in 50 exhibits resembling
the animals' native habitats. Open daily, 10am -4pm, with extended summer
San Jose Sharks at HP Pavilion
Hockey fans can get a fix at the HP Pavilion "Shark Tank" in downtown
San Jose. Enjoy exciting San Jose Sharks hockey action plus concerts and special
events throughout the year.
The Great Mall of the Bay Area
his oversized outlet mall offers dozens of top-name retail and brand outlet
stores, including Neiman Marcus, Coach Factory Store, Marshall's, Saks OFF 5TH,
Bebe, Old Navy, and Kohl's plus a food court, a movie theatre, restaurants,
Jack London Square
Located on Oakland's historic waterfront, Jack London Square features
fun events, great shopping, world-class dining, live entertainment, nightlife,
Hayward Japanese Gardens
Home to the first Japanese garden in California, this unique outdoor attraction
incorporates the principles of traditional Japanese Gardening through the use
of rocks, stone, trees, and native Californian plants. Open daily, 8am-4pm.
Oracle Arena & Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
This state-of-the-art complex is home to the Oakland Raiders, the Oakland A's
and the Golden State Warriors and includes a 62,500-seat stadium, a 19,200-seat
arena and features live sporting events, concerts and special events throughout