Pleasanton is a very active community with no shortage of things to do. The downtown area is home to several shops, restaurants, and cafes, as well as a range of cultural and historical landmarks, making it a great place to explore and spend time. The community hosts several cultural events throughout the year, including the Alameda County Fair, the Pleasanton Farmers' Market, and the Downtown Pleasanton Art & Wine Festival, offering a chance for residents to gather, and enjoy live music, food, and other entertainment.
Pleasanton is home to several sports facilities, including the Alameda County Fairgrounds, the Pleasanton Sports Park, and the Pleasanton Soccer Park, offering opportunities for sports and recreation. The Livermore Valley Wine Country is located near Pleasanton, offering residents a chance to taste local wines and learn about winemaking in the area.