Commerce and shopping happen here in the Livermore Valley.
The city’s downtown won the 2009 Great American Main Street Award for its revitalization project by the Livermore Downtown, Inc. Special events, merchant promotions and volunteer participation have helped create a buzz downtown that thrives on the city’s beauty, its agricultural heritage and rich wine-making tradition. Its eclectic selection of restaurants and retail shops keep residents and visitors alike interested on a year-round basis.
With free, easy parking at the downtown garage, the entire downtown area is easily accessible to dine, see a movie or just wander. Many of the restaurants have street dining which is ideal on beautiful weather days.
Livermore Wine Country Festival
The annual event held in May closes the downtown area to cars, and attracts shops and over 150,000 visitors from around the bay area. It celebrates wine, food, crafts and fun with music, cooking classes and so much more.
San Francisco Premium Outlets
San Francisco Premium Outlets® is located in the Livermore Valley right off of Highway 580. Over 9 million people visit over 180 brands and designer names while enjoying Northern California’s beautiful weather in the state’s largest outdoor outlet shopping mall. It’s not far from the Livermore downtown with restaurants, shops and wineries.