The Antioch Marina won first place in the Best Public Launch Ramp category. This dual-lane launch ramp with a separate small boat launch for kayaks and other non-motorized boats are available to residents and visitors to the Delta. In keeping with the Marina’s motto of “Best Deal on the Delta”, boaters can launch for five dollars, or purchase a yearly pass at the Marina office for $100. For more information, visit the Antioch Marina website at http://www.ci.antioch.ca.us/antioch-marina or call 925-779- 6957.
From the marina, visitors can walk to the Dow Wetlands Preserve. With over seven miles of trails through a variety of ecosystems, the Wetlands provide a lot of opportunities to enjoy nature in Antioch. The Dow Wetlands received Best of the Delta awards in the categories of Best Trail and Best Bird Watching.
The nearby Antioch Historical Museum was also honored by Best of the Delta, receiving a runner-up award in the museum category. The museum offers visitors a trip back in time to Antioch’s past and features displays about the City’s riverfront heritage. The Antioch Historical Museum is open to visitors Wednesday and Saturday afternoons from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. https://www.antiochhistoricalmuseum.org
Also in Antioch, the Lone Tree Golf & Event Center was a runner-up for Best Brunch in the Delta. The Sunday champagne buffet brunch features live music and beautiful views between 10:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Reservations are recommended. Call 925- 706-4233 to make your Sunday brunch reservations.
For community events in Antioch, visit our events page.