1050 Burnett Avenue
Concord, CA 94520
Phone: (925) 566-8820
Fax: (925) 566-8821
Diablo Valley College (DVC) dates back to the year 1949, when it began as the East Contra Costa Junior College, a publicly owned two-year community college. It was rechristened as DVC in 1958 and is one of the most prized institutions of the Contra Costa Community College District in Pleasant Hill. A verdant campus, well-qualified faculty, excellent infrastructure and expansive educational programs and courses are some of the features of this wonderful college. Besides academics, DVC strives for excellence in art and culture, athletics and other sports. DVC's Information Center is one of the most well-equipped of such centers in the district. Visit website for information on courses, admission procedures and more.
First-run Hollywood movies and critically acclaimed films are shown at this cinema that also features comfortable seating and a large concession stand.
This multiplex has eight screens for your viewing pleasure. For an even more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information, please call or see their website.
This venue seats 1200 people and is located in downtown Walnut Creek. It offers three performance spaces: the 785-seat Hofmann Theatre, the 300-seat Margaret Lesher Theatre and the 130-seat Knight Stage, and hosts plays, concerts and dance productions. It was founded by Dean Lesher, a newspaper publisher, and opened its doors in 1990.
Opened in 2005, Red House Studios is much more than a simple concert venue. This venue helps artists in not only presenting their talent, but refining their skills too. Amateurs are given the flexibility to join classes held here as per their interests and budget, like private learning or group sessions or workshops. Red House also assists the artist in being a part of a band or getting their music contract with recording companies. This is not it, going further, the studios also organize fund-raising concerts to help charitable institutes. The various on-site venues can also be rented for private functions. For details, check website.
Known primarily for music concerts, this pavilion has theater-style seats surrounded by an incline of grass and it can accommodate 12,500 people.
Located at the foothills of Mount Diablo, Concord Pavilion (formerly the Sleep Train Pavillion) has been frequented by six million visitors since its opening in 1975. The Pavilion has hosted events of all kinds, from music concerts to dance shows, to annual graduation ceremonies and choral festivals. The Philharmonic Orchestra of New York and Los Angeles, Cher, The Dave Matthews Band, Shania Twain, Tony Bennett, Aerosmith, Destiny's Child, R. Kelly and Diana Krall have all mesmerized the audience in this esteemed arena.
Opened in 1929, this truly classic theater has been beautifully restored to its original Art Deco grandeur and it shows first-run Hollywood movies nights. Daytime tours are available.
Avalon's most recognizable landmark, this Art Deco structure was built in 1929 and it is a great destination for top-notch entertainment, including movies, live music, and dancing. The circular dome ceiling creates remarkable acoustics that global experts have traveled to Avalon to study and the upper level houses the world's largest circular ballroom.
This multiplex has four screens and promises a great movie watching experience. For an enjoyable time, sit back with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For movie times, tickets, bookings, etc., please call.
Orinda Theatre Square is like the hub of Orinda. This place is a world in itself with several restaurants, shops and other recreational spaces. You can shop, dine, play or watch movies and plays here. This place is perfect for some quality time with your family. The place is host to myriad events but the major event that attracts a large crowd is the California Independent Film Festival. The festival is counted amongst the biggest and successful social events in California. It gives its visitors an opportunity to watch world-class cinema and meet some of the biggest names in the film industry. The event has all the glitz and glamor as part of it guest list.
This theatre at Orinda Square promises a great movie-watching experience after hitting all those retail stores. For an enjoyable time, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For movie times, tickets, bookings, etc. call or check the website.