Welcome to Livermore
Founded in 1869, Livermore is often called the East Bay’s Napa and is California’s oldest wine region. It is nestled by the coastal mountain range which provides a mild climate, ideal for grape growing for the many award-winning wineries, as well as for a more relaxed outdoor living experience for its residents and many visitors. Come and enjoy a day among the grapes and take a winery & tasting tour of a few of the many local wineries: Wente, Concannon, Murrieta’s Well, 3 Steves, Steven Kent, Mitchell Katz, Garre or Darcie Kent. The Livermore Rodeo is the oldest event in Livermore and part of the famous California 6-Pack Rodeo Circuit. Famous rodeo participants frequent the event and it is often used as a backdrop or exteriors site in films.
If it is an indoor experience you are looking for, stop into the 10-screen theatre or performing arts center for a movie or show. The city’s historic downtown, with upscale shopping, eateries and entertainment offers options for every age.
Home to world known science and technology centers, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore is known as a technological hub as well as an academically engaged community. It has become an integral part of why the Bay Area is successfully competing in the global market of research, technology, and innovation.