Novato News & Events

There are plenty of things to do in Novato. Check in regularly with Shop Local Novato for the latest Novato news & events.


Get Ready for Summer! 6 Best Novato Pedicure Spots

Get Ready for Summer! 6 Best Novato Pedicure Spots

What’s the best way to prep for pool parties this summer? A fresh pedicure of course. We’ve done the tough research for you and narrowed down our six favorite nail
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Father’s Day – The Novato Way

Father’s Day – The Novato Way

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 17th which means it’s time to start planning a day to spend with Dad and there are plenty of ways to make him feel special
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Sports Basement Opens New Store at Vintage Oaks

Sports Basement Opens New Store at Vintage Oaks

Sports Basement is bringing their second North Bay location to Novato! The 50,000 square foot store will open at Vintage Oaks, in the former Macy’s Furniture building.
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Make Mother’s Day Special in Novato

Make Mother’s Day Special in Novato

Sunday, May 13th is Mother’s Day and we’ve pulled together a bunch of ideas for how you can spoil Mom and support local Novato businesses.
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2018 Bel Marin Keys Warehouse Sale

2018 Bel Marin Keys Warehouse Sale

The Spring Novato Warehouse Sale is back and it’s the perfect opportunity to stock up on great gifts!
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Novato’s Cookout Concerts Are Coming Back

Novato’s Cookout Concerts Are Coming Back

Concert promoter KC Turner is a Bay Area musical curator who offers audiences intimate and exciting concert experiences.
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Easter Brunch, Craft Projects and More Easter Fun

Easter Brunch, Craft Projects and More Easter Fun

Easter rolls around a little earlier this year, landing on April first—no (April) fooling!
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Art Zorro: New Artistic Options on Grant Avenue

Art Zorro: New Artistic Options on Grant Avenue

Art Zorro adds a flash of color and a well-stocked selection of art supplies in a bright and welcoming location at 928 Grant Avenue.
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A Taste of Ireland in the Great Outdoors

A Taste of Ireland in the Great Outdoors

St Patrick’s Day is coming on March 17th, but you can celebrate a little early on Grant Avenue, with a visit to Finnegan’s Marin.
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National Plant a Flower Day is Coming, March 12th

National Plant a Flower Day is Coming, March 12th

The first official day of Spring is March 20th, though there’s no reason to wait till then to start planning some new planting projects. Indeed, it’s National Plant a Flower
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Your Loving Local Guide to Valentine’s Day Planning

Your Loving Local Guide to Valentine’s Day Planning

February is a short month, but that’s no excuse for leaving Valentine’s Day till the last minute.
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Make 2018 Your Best Year Yet! (with a little help from Novato businesses)

Make 2018 Your Best Year Yet! (with a little help from Novato businesses)

With the New Year comes new intentions, some goal setting, and hopefully time to get off the couch and move around a little.
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Bounce into the New Year in Novato

Bounce into the New Year in Novato

Grown ups have a few great options for New Year entertainment in Novato.
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2017 Holiday Gift Guide

2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Check out our 2017 Holiday Gift Guide, which features nine categories of gifts for everyone on your list!
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Shop Local for Thanksgiving 2017

Shop Local for Thanksgiving 2017

To sort through the busy season, here are some local businesses, events, and holiday tips to help you along your way.
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Get Set For Halloween 2017 in Novato

Get Set For Halloween 2017 in Novato

Storefronts are lined with bright orange pumpkins, which means everyone’s favorite haunted holiday is back.
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