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Treat Trail & El Dia de los Muertos Events 2017




Davis Downtown Treat Trail  October 31, 2017 2:00pm -4:30pm
Davis Downtown has hosted this popular community tradition for many years. Families Trick-Or-Treat at local businesses for Halloween. Recommended for kids ages 10 and under. The event always occurs RAIN or SHINE!

Look out for businesses with an Orange Treat Trail sign!


Our Annual Treat Trail just got better! The Varsity Theater will be showing  It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown on Oct. 31 for FREE!
Show times:
2:00, 2:35, & 3:10

by Giggle and Riot 
at E Street Plaza Downtown Davis
2:00pm- 4:00pm

Capture the fun of the Treat Trail by stopping by Davis Downtown’s FREE photo booth by getting your photo taken.

 Treat Trail & El Dia de los Muetos Parking and Street Closures Notice.
Please contact the Davis Police Department for any questions or concerns
(530) 747-5400.

Post No parking for 10/31/16 event 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm:
E street from 2nd to 3rd street
F street from 2nd to 3rd street
2nd street from E to F street
3rd Street from E tp F street
Treat Trail & El Dia de los Muertos Events 2017 2017-10-20T19:11:53+00:00

Davis Downtown Board Agenda – October 12, 2017

Davis Downtown Board of Directors Agenda
Thursday, October 12, 2017, 8:35 a.m.
Hunt-Boyer Conference Room, 604 2nd Street, Downtown Davis

Item # Agenda Item
1. Roll Call

Board Members – Michael Bisch, Josh Chapman, Sheri Hein, Terence Lott, Brianne Maloney, Katie Manzer,
Andrew Newman, Sinisa Novakovic, Maia Sturges, Murre Traverso, Kevin Wan

Board Liaisons – Mo Stoycoff (interim) – YCVB, Diane Parro – City of Davis, Mabel Salon – UC Davis

Staff – Nina Gatewood, Lauren James, Stewart Savage


3. Public Comment

4. Correspondence

5. Approval of Minutes from 8/10/2017 Board Meeting

6. Financial Report for September 2017

7. 2018-2019 Davis Downtown Budget Development

8. Davis Downtown Annual Report

9. A-Frame Signs in Downtown

10. Core Area Specific Plan / General Plan Update and Form-Based Code, Parking Management Plan

11. Core Area Advisory Committee Appointment

12. Tim Spencer Alley

13. Board Elections
Expiring terms 2018: Bisch, Lott, Maloney, Hein, Sturges

14. Zoning and Regulation of Retail Cannabis Businesses

15. Davis Downtown, Davis Chamber of Commerce, Yolo County Visitors Bureau Joint Objectives *DRAFT*

16. JumpStart

17. New Business

18. Committee & Partner Reports
A. Marketing & Events Committee – Brianne Maloney
B. Parking Committee – Terence Lott
C. Visioning and Community Relations Committee – Michael Bisch
D. Bar and Restaurant Committee – Kevin Wan
E. City of Davis – Diane Parro
F. UC Davis – Mabel Salon
19. Adjourn


Davis Downtown Board Agenda – October 12, 2017 2017-10-06T14:00:47+00:00

Summer On The Green at Davis Commons


Grab a blanket, lawn chair and a pizza for your family and enjoy free art and music on Tuesdays and Thursdays this summer! Davis Arts Center and Music Only Makes Sense in partnership with HOT ITALIAN, announce Summer on the Green.

Join the free activities on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 – 8pm, beginning July 11 and running through August 17 at the Davis Commons (on the greens in front of HOT ITALIAN).

Thursdays will feature an outstanding musical lineup curated by the same people who bring us the Davis Music Fest. Performers include Bomba Fried Rice on July 13; Big Sticky Mess on July 20; The Five Thirty on July 27; The Heavyweight Champs on August 3; Matt Jaffe and the Distractions on August 11 and the series will wrap up on August 17 with the Roots Man Project.

Summer on the Green is presented by Hot Italian, Birra PeroniSaint Archer Brewing CompanySutter Davis HospitalThe Cannery, Lincoln40, Davis City, and KDRT 95.7FM

Summer On The Green at Davis Commons 2017-07-11T11:50:23+00:00

Volunteer at Taste of Yolo

Want a Free Ticket to Taste of Yolo?

Volunteer to work a few hours at festival and the rest of the day is yours to eat and drink your way through Yolo County!

As a member of Yolo Patrol, you could be doing anything, like helping set up the site, keeping a watchful eye on entry points, assisting the vendors with their booths, helping to keep the festival green, or even just greeting visitors with a smile and they come and go. It’s all about giving visitors a great experience while having loads of fun!

You’ll get a “Yolo Patrol” t-shirt that shows everyone you’re a valuable volunteer, as well as access to the festival when not working. Adults over 21 can taste beer and wine after their shift with a complimentary souvenir wine glass. All volunteers get chances to win cool prizes donated by our 70+ food and wine vendors.

The festival is June 10 from 3pm-8pm in Central Park, and there will also be set-up on Friday, June 9. Volunteers are required to be aged 14 or over.

If you are interested in being part of the fun email us at

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Parking Committee Agenda – May 18, 2017

Davis Downtown Parking Committee Agenda
Thursday, May 18, 2017, 9:00 a.m.
River City Bank Conference Room, 239 E Street (E St. & 3rd St.), Davis, CA 95616
Item # Agenda Item
1. Roll Call

2. Introductions
3. Public Comment
4. Correspondence
5. Review of Minutes
A. Minutes from 2/16/2017 Parking Committee meeting.
6. Paid Parking Update
7. PD perspective on Idaho stops for bicycles and general perspective on vehicle/bicycle/pedestrian interface.
8. Update on LPR and occupancy info
9. Electronic parking permit update
10. Old Business
11. New Business
12. Adjourn

Parking Committee Agenda – May 18, 2017 2017-05-11T13:59:08+00:00