Weekend Picks: Oakland Art & Soul, Martinez Vintage Faire, Festival of the Sea, and Scandinavian Festival

August 16, 2017

Enjoy the vibrant music scene in Oakland, look for yesterday’s treasures at the vintage market faire in Martinez, experience maritime heritage in San Francisco, and learn about the origins of Vikings in Sacramento. Capitol Corridor is the best way to get you there, and with our Take 5 for $5 Weekend deal, you can save big on travel!
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Getting to the Game! Capitol Corridor’s Ultimate Football Guide

August 11, 2017

Football has arrived (even if it’s still pre-season)! Whether you’re a fan of the NFL or prefer the college gridiron, the Capitol Corridor has your transportation covered, from the pre-season games of summer to the cold and rainy winter match-ups. Of the Capitol Corridor’s 17 stations, four of them provide service to Northern California’s major sporting venues! See our guide to traveling by train to see the Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers, and Cal Bears in action this season.

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Weekend Picks: Oakland Laurel Street Fair, San Francisco Filipino Festival, Sacramento Banana Festival, and Berkeley City Horse Kids Carnival

August 9, 2017

Looking for things to do this weekend in the Bay Area? The Capitol Corridor is your ticket to fun! Listen to world music at the Laurel Street Fair in Oakland, celebrate Filipino culture in San Francisco, go bananas at a festival in Sacramento, and have a fun family day at a racetrack in Berkeley!
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A Car-Free, Hassle-Free Trip to Lake Tahoe on the Capitol Corridor

August 5, 2017

Whether you’re planning a Lake Tahoe summer getaway to play in the water, cash in at the casinos, or simply enjoy the mountain air, driving there any time remotely close to peak commute hours, especially on a Friday, can be enough to make you reconsider your plans. What many Tahoe enthusiasts don’t realize is that it’s entirely possible to reach the Lake Tahoe area comfortably and hassle free on the Capitol Corridor. On Capitol Corridor trains, there’s room to stretch out, free wi-fi, and a Café Car serving light meals, snacks, wine, beer, spirits, and other beverages. The best part is you won’t waste hours slogging through traffic in a cramped car. More A Car-Free, Hassle-Free Trip to Lake Tahoe on the Capitol Corridor

Weekend Picks: Oakland First Friday Art Murmur, Berkeley Summer Symphony, Fremont Arts Festival, and San Francisco Nihonmachi Fair

August 3, 2017

Take an evening stroll looking at art in Oakland, enjoy a free symphonic concert in Berkeley, gather for a weekend of art and wine at a festival in Fremont, and celebrate Asian Pacific culture in San Francisco. It’s a weekend full of summer events along the Capitol Corridor!
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