Welcome or Welcome back!

Whether it’s your first year in Davis or your fourth, Downtown Davis has something to offer everyone. Connect with old friends, meet new ones, and celebrate the start of the school year in the downtown.

Go to the Discover Downtown Davis Facebook Event Page and Join the Event.

Discover Downtown Davis is a week long celebration, September 29-October 6, for new and returning students. Come on over and visit #downtowndavis.

  • Enjoy student discounts and offers from participating businesses. See the list below.
  • Enter our #downtowndavis Instagrm contest to win a $100 Davis Downtown Gift. Details below.
  • Come on over to D Street on October 5th for our Fall Welcome Street Concert 2pm-9pm. Details below.
  • Do you enjoy handmade items? Shop the Square Tomatoes Craft Fair October 6th in Central Park.

Listing of student discounts and special deals

Only during the week of September 29-October 6. Must show current UC Davis student I.D.

Wing Stop 408 G St. Free Drink with any regular purchase
Black Bear Diner 255 2nd St. Half price entree with purchase and two drinks
Posh Bagel 206 F St. Free bag of chips with purchase of a sandwich $5.79 or more
Barista Brew 431 G St. Buy One Get One Free
Peet’s Coffee 231 E Street Buy One Get One Free on all coffee and tea drinks
Cloud Forest Cafe 222 D St. $5 Lunch Paninis (excludes specialty items)
Tea List 222 D Street One free cup of tea
Davis Noodle City Free noodle bowl with purchase of any food item
Hometown Chinese Restaurant 10% off Entrees
Hunan Restaurant 10% off Take out orders
Open Rice Kitchen 204 G St. Half priced Boba tea drinks
Sugar Daddies 113 E St. 10% off entire purchase
Dumpling House 129 E St. Free noodle bowl with purchase of any food item
Pinkberry 500 1st St. 20% off purchase
Yeti Restaurant 234 E St. 15% off purchase of $20 or more (excludes alcoholic drinks and specials)
De Vere’s Irish Pub 217 E St. 15% food orders Mon-Fri 11-2 (not valid with any other offers)
Tres Hermanas Mexican Restaurant 805 2nd St. Buy one entree and get the second one half off
Original Steve’s Pizza 314 F St. 10% off entire purchase
Ciocolat 301 B Street15% off of any dessert or entrée
Varsity Theatre 616 2nd St. Free small popcorn with purchase of a movie ticket
Jesse Gordon Defrese Chiropractor 423 F St. Free consultation and giveaway entry for a one month supply of Nanopro nutritional supplement consultation
Mother and Baby Source 714 2nd St. 10% off purchase (exclusions apply)
Outdoor Davis  623 2nd St. 15% off entire purchase & a free Nalgene water bottle with every purchase over $150
Ground Zero 225 G St. 15% off clothing & shoes
Paulina’s Boutique 207 F St. 10% off entire purchase
Haute Again Consignment 129 E St. 15% off entire purchase
Boheme Hip Used Clothing 409 3rd St. Wild $1 Sale
Preeti Girl Clothing 200 E St. 20% off regular priced items
B&L Bike Shop 610 3rd St. 10%-15% off select merchandise
Apex Cycles 912 5th St. $20 off tune-ups & 10% off parts & accessories
The Used Phone Store 140 B St. 10% off entire purchase
Creme de la Creme 222 D St. 15 % off entire purchase
llusions 203 G St. 15% off entire purchase (excludes tobacco)
Nutrishop 612 4th St. 10% off protein items 15% off non protein items
Jan’s Quilts 231 G St. #29 $15 off beginning quilting class
Jeeba Creative Jewelry 15% off entire purchase
Rivers to Reefs 333 F St. Free Beta with purchase of a Beta tank
B&L Too 608 3rd St. 10%-15% off select merchandise
SPCA Thrift Store 920 3rd St. 15% off entire purchase
Union Bank of California 300 E St. Free student banking
Bank of America 325 E St. Free student banking
Chase Bank 330 E St. Free student banking
First Northern Bank 434 2nd St. Free student banking
Golden 1 Credit Union 508 2nd St. Free student banking
Premirwest Bank 333 F St. Free student banking
River City Bank 239 E St. Free student banking
U.S. Bank 304 F St. Free student banking
U.S.E. Credit Union Free student banking
Yolo Federal Credit Union 501 G St. Membership fee waived & free student banking
Tomaich Oral Surgeon 116 B St. $100 off of wisdom teeth removal
Icekremski Cafe 618 2nd St. $1 off any size gelato
Mishka’s  610 2nd St. $1 off any size coffee or tea drink
Coral Bay Family Dentistry 227 C St. Free dental goodie bags
The Davis Enterprise Newspaper 315 G St. 40 weeks of home delivery of the Davis Enterprise for $20
Davis Food Co-op   630 G St. Flash your current UCDavis ID card, and get $1 off any delicious, Made-To-Order Sandwich (priced at $4.99 or more)
Cartridge World 130 G St. Buy one ink cartridge, get one free with exchange of two empty cartridges
Cafe Bernardo 234 3rd St.Wicky Wacky Woo for $7
Davisville Travel  420 2nd St. $25 student discount on your Spring Break package
Sole Desire Shoes  801 2ndSt. 10% off entire purchase
Ken’s Bike-Ski-Board 650 G St. $5 off any purchase of $25 or more
Style Lounge  305 D St. Mid-week Madness $20 off cut, color or highlight by appointment only
Thai Canteen 117 E St. $1.00 Thai Tea
Le Renew Skin Care 129 E St. $40.00 Brizillans
Luci’s Salon  222 D St. 10% off services with Luci
Davis Pole Dance Studio 213 E St. 20% off
Davis Estate Jewelry & Antiques 213 E St. 20% off purchase
Cultive Frozen Yogurt 231 E St. Buy One Get One Free equal or lesser value
Massage Envy  110 F St. Free enhanced therapy with purchase a massage
Volleys Tennis Shop  130 G St. 15% off any item excluding balls, service or sale items
Subway 130 G St.Buy any 6″ sub and beverage get the 2nd of equal or lesser value free
Woodstock’s Pizza 219 G St. 15% off XL pizza with one or more toppings
Copyland 231 G St. 15% off all color prints
Western Feed & Supply 407 G St. First 50 students get free 5lb dog/cat food by Tuscan Natural and free 1lb of dog biscuts with purchase
Whole Foods  500 1st St. On Thursday night October 3rd, students get 10% off with valid ID (7-9 p.m.) along with live music and snacks at the store
Nestware  207 F St. Receive a free CD with any purchase of $20 or more
Bisto 33 226 F St. Two for One Lunch or Breakfast Special
City Hall Tavern 226 F St. Two for One Lunch or Breakfast Special

Discover Downtown Davis Instagram Contest

To enter, students must take an Instagram photo at one of the Discover Downtown Davis participating businesses with the hashtag #downtowndavis. The photo that best represents the downtown will win a $100 Davis Downtown Gift Card. You will be able to catch your photo on our website http://davisdowntown.com/instagram/

Fall Welcome Street Concert


October 5  2pm-9pm Free concert on D street, between 1st and 2nd (block will be closed off)

THE FAMILY CREST (headliner)
Cold Eskimo
The Seshen
Only You
Big Tree
Estimated draw: 1,000-3,000 people throughout the day.

Square Tomatoes Craft Fair


October 6
Central Park C & 3rd Streets