1220 has been a mainstay of gay nightlife in Contra Costa for three decades. Along with billiards and a red-upholstered lounge area, this club hosts line-dancing every Tuesday night, house and country music on alternating Saturdays, and regular karaoke and drag events.
A sumptuous shoe and handbag boutique that specializes in high-end labels like Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik, Valentino, and Alexander McQueen.
A garden in Walnut Creek whose aim to educate the public about sustainable, environmentally friendly gardening practices. Available for wedding rentals.
The natural history and environmental education center has more than fifty species of live, non-releasable animals on exhibit.
Situated in downtown Walnut Creek, Red House Live offers a revolutionary new music experience: a state-of-the-art, all-in-one facility to buy gear, rehearse, take lessons, jam, record, perform, and network. Though its designed for all levels of musicians, Red House Live definitely appeals to the young, aspiring musician -- and looks wholly legitimate to their parents, too. Most live shows (mostly rock bands) happen on Saturday nights, start at 7:30 p.m., cost $10, and are open to all ages. The room is small, but the fancy sound and light system make up for it.
This is a great place to find all the high-end audio equipment you’ll need to ruin your eardrums and shake your booty.