With a town motto of “The City of Planned Progress,” charming Pleasanton maintains its small town appeal despite having grown rapidly in recent years, with traditional shops, the Pleasanton arch, and historic Pleasanton Hotel blending gracefully with modern developments and thriving industrial parks. Pleasanton is home to many local landmarks such as Hearst Ranch and the Pleasanton Race Track, and also hosts the annual Alameda County Fair. The town exudes a welcoming spirit, offering many community events year-round including parades, Saturday morning farmers’ markets, Friday Concerts in the Park series, and the popular First Wednesday celebrations, when Main Street is blocked to traffic and adopts a street fair atmosphere.
- Pleasanton Race Track – This racetrack features horse races year round but is also the home of the Alameda County fair which has been hosted there in Pleasanton since 1912. There is also a 9 hole golf course located on the infield of the track.
- Alameda County Fair – Hosted in Pleasanton each year this fair features food, rides, and much more!
- Stoneridge Mall– “Among the 165 stores and restaurants at Stoneridge Shopping Center, this indoor mall features Nordstrom, H&M, Apple, LEGO and Build-A-Bear. Stoneridge Shopping Center serves the communities of Pleasanton, Dublin, San Ramon, Livermore and Danville. Stoneridge Shopping Center has exciting dining options from sit down places such as Cheesecake Factory, PF Chang’s and California Pizza Kitchen to grab and go options like Panda Express and Buckhorn Grill. “
- Dublin Pleasanton BART station – the BART system provides easy access throughout the bay area, it is major plus that this community has a station so close
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