Discover beautiful downtown Mountain View, a quintessential small town business and retail district with Northern California charm and friendliness. Enjoy shopping, restaurants, cafes, nightclubs, theater, and City Hall on and around Castro Street, the main strip of downtown Mountain View. Explore the weekly Farmers' Market every Sunday morning, lunch with friends al fresco under a cafe umbrella, or rejuvenate with a spa treatment. From shopping and dining to the Art and Wine Festival, there's so much to see and do in downtown Mountain View.
Based on individual stores, restaurants and events.
Vary per venue.
Sunday Farmers' Market
May: A la Carte & Art
July & August: Thursday Night Live
September: Art & Wine Festival
December: Tree Lighting Ceremony
What are some things to do in Downtown Mountain View?
Downtown Mountain View offers plenty to do, including shopping, dining, theater, live music, day spas, yoga, and billiards. The heart of "old downtown Mountain View," Castro Street is a 7-block stretch with shops, cafes, restaurants, bars, a beer garden and the Center for the Performing Arts.
What are the Top events in downtown Mountain View?
The Farmers Market offers fresh produce is every Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Caltrain parking lot, located at 600 W. Evelyn Ave., between View and Hope streets. Wonderful community events are held throughout the year to celebrate the seasons, including Thursday Night Live. Every other Thursday during July and August, Castro Street is closed to traffic and strollers can shop, dine, enjoy live music, and classic cars on display.