The City of Danville, CA
The city of Danville is located in the state of California in Contra Costa County and has a population of 41,555 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Danville is San Jose, approximately 27 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Danville, including Blue Footed Booby Canoe Club, Blackhawk Pizzeria, Blackhawk Grille, Brazio and Ascona Pizza CO. For a larger selection of Danville restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Danville Golf Courses, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Canyon Lakes Country Club, Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site, Bridges at Gale Ranch The, San Ramon Royal Vista Golf Course and Forest Home Farms. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Danville please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Danville:
- Napa Valley Airport (APC)
- Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC)
- Oakland Intl. Airport (OAK)
- San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO)
Danville, California Climate and WeatherIn the month of April, Danville experiences an average high temperature of 67 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in April are usually about 46 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.72 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Danville with daytime temperatures averaging 76 degrees in the summer, and 59 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Danville to receive an average of 4.56 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.18 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as 18 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Danville should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 69 degrees, and nighttime lows of 49.
Danville, California Attractions
1African American Museum and Library at Oakland - Oakland,
The African American Museum and Library at Oakland is a museum and non-circulating library dedicated to preserving the history and experiences of African Americans in Northern California and the Bay Area. It contains an extensive archival collection of such artifacts as diaries, correspondence, photos, and periodicals. It is currently located in the Charles A. Greene building in Oakland, which served as the Oakland Main Library from 1902 to 1951.
2Altamont Motorsports Park - Tracy,
Altamont Raceway Park was a motorsports race track located in Alameda County in Northern California between the towns of Tracy and Livermore. It first opened on July 22, 1966, and has variously operated under the names Altamont Speedway, Altamont Raceway, Altamont Motorsports Park, and Altamont Raceway Park and Arena. The speedway closed in October 2008.
3Aquarium of the Bay - San Francisco,
Aquarium of the Bay is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and located at Embarcadero and Beach Street, at the edge of Pier 39 in San Francisco, California. The Aquarium is focused on locals - local aquatic animals, from the San Francisco Bay and neighboring waters. The Aquarium has over 50 sharks from species such as Sevengill sharks, leopard sharks, soupfins, spiny dogfish, brown smoothhounds and angel sharks.
4Arizona Cactus Garden - , Stanford University,
The Arizona Cactus Garden, which is also referred to as the Stanford Cactus Garden, is a botanical garden specializing in cactus and succulents. It is that can be found on the campus of Stanford University, Stanford, California in the US, and open to the public daily without charge.
5Bay 101 - San Jose,
Bay 101 is a cardroom in San Jose, California. Like other California cardrooms, Bay 101 offers poker cash games and tournaments as well as special "California" style table games.
6Benicia Capitol State Historic Park - Benicia,
Benicia Capitol State Historic Park is a state park in Benicia, California. The park is dedicated to California’s third capitol building, where the California State Legislature and bureaucracy convened from February 3, 1853 to February 24, 1854. It is the only pre-Sacramento capitol that survives.
7Bethel Island Club, The - Bethel Island,
The Bethel Island Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Contra Costa County California. Built in 1966, this Bethel Island course designed by Bob E. Baldock is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 925-684-2654. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3303 Gateway Rd, Bethel Island, CA 94511
8Blake Garden - , Kensington,
Blake Garden is a botanical garden located at 70 Rincon Road in Kensington, California. It is a teaching facility for the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning of the University of California, Berkeley. It is also the site of Blake House, the official residence of the President of the University of California. The garden is open to the public during weekdays; no admission fee is charged.
9Boundary Oak Golf Course - Walnut Creek,
The Boundary Oak Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Contra Costa County California. Built in 1969, this Walnut Creek course designed by Robert Muir Graves is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 6 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 925-934-6211. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 3800 Valley Vista Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
10Bridges at Gale Ranch, The - San Ramon,
The Bridges at Gale Ranch is an 18 hole public golf course in Contra Costa County California. Built in 1998, this San Ramon course designed by Robert Muir Graves & Damian Pascuzzo is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 30 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 925-735-4253. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 9000 S Gale Ridge Rd, San Ramon, CA 94583
Danville, California Hotels
1Extended Stay America - San Ramon - Bishop Ranch - East
2100 Camino Ramon
San Ramon, CA 94583
7Extended Stay America San Ramon - Bishop Ranch - West
18000 San Ramon Valley Blvd
San Ramon, CA 94583
Danville, California Restaurants
This is a list of Danville Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Bar & Grill Restaurants, Chinese Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published March 1, 2011
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