Friday, December 19, 2014

There are plenty of fun activities around town

Here are a few only-in-Davis activity suggestions — and one in neighboring Woodland — you won’t want to miss. Yolo County Visitors Bureau 132 E St. Suite 200, 530-297-1900; Any visitor wanting to make the most of a trip to Davis should begin at the Yolo County Visitors Bureau. The resource-packed YCVB can supply […]

Family-friendly guided bike tours offered

Free guided bicycle tours, designed for adults and kids of all ages, are led by trained guides who explain the architectural features and history during stops at significant buildings on the tour. Each participant must bring a bicycle and a helmet (helmets must be worn during the ride). A trained guide will explain the architectural […]

Visitors’ Guide: UC Davis

The largest University of California campus, UC Davis is known for standout academics, and is widely recognized for its specialties in agriculture, viticulture and enology, the biological sciences and veterinary medicine. UC Davis ranks high across the board, according to many outside measures that assess university reputation. The university offers 100 undergraduate majors and 90 […]

Ask the Expert: Gregerson’s Gallery of Fireplaces

The Ultimate Backyard Grill or Pellet Perfection ■  If you have ever tried a “Wood Fired” steak, rack of ribs, burger, or pizza you will understand why high-end “Wood Fired BBQ Restaurants, Steakhouses, and Pizza Places are cropping up across the country. Wood is king because it is the only fuel that adds real competition quality […]

The Davis Farmers Market is a big part of our community

For 35 years, the Davis Farmers Market has hosted thousands of people twice a week year-round. They come to the market for all kinds of reasons: to socialize with friends and neighbors; to picnic and listen to local music at Wednesdays’ Picnic in the Park; and to shop for high-quality, farm-fresh produce and food that’s […]

Are you a true Davisite? Take this quiz

Do you ride a bicycle everywhere except when driving your GEM car, take your recycled cloth bags to the Farmers Market and attend City Council meetings with a religious fervor? But are you a true Davisite? Being a Davisite is more than just living here. It’s defined by social and political activities, the places you’ve […]