The historic town of Ukiah in Northern California's Mendocino County is home to a number of attractions and fun things to do that appeal to a variety of tastes. Whether it's bowling with the family or a wine tasting tour on your honeymoon, you'll find a wonderful array of activities in Ukiah-and it's all near Discovery Inn Ukiah.
Ukiah Grace Hudson Museum.
Located less than 2 miles from Discovery Inn Ukiah, the Grace Hudson Museum focuses on the couple, Grace Carpenter Hudson and her husband John W. Hudson. Grace was an artist and her husband John was an ethnologist. Many of the exhibits of the museum concentrate on their interests in history, art, and the anthropology of Northern California. For more information, visit http://www.gracehudsonmuseum.org/
Ukiah Municipal Golf Course.
Just minutes from Discovery Inn Ukiah is the lovely Ukiah Municipal Golf Course. This Ukiah golf course has been challenging golfers since 1931, with 18 holes surrounded by trees and hills in the heart of Mendocino County. Onsite facilities include a 4,000 square foot practice green, a pro shop, and snack bar. Visit http://www.ukiahgolf.com/
Coyote Valley Casino
Coyote Valley Casino, about 6 miles from Discovery Inn Ukiah, promises a memorable experience, whether or not you consider yourself a gambler. Blackjack, the poker room, and slot machines top the list of popular games at the casino. There's also live entertainment and dining. Go to http://www.coyotevalleycasino.com/
Hopland Sho-Ka-Wah Casino
.From slot machines to bingo, there are plenty of games to be played at the Hopland Sho-Ka-Wah Casino. Opened in 1998 about 20 miles south of Ukiah, the Casino of the Hopland Pomo Indians includes table games such as Baccarat and Fortune Pai Gow. For the latest promotions, go to the Casino's website at http://www.shokawah.com/
Historic Downtown Ukiah Shopping.
For those who love to shop, whether it's for fashion, flowers, or food, you won't be disappointed with Ukiah's retail choices. Downtown Ukiah is home to nearly 100 shops and there's something for just about everyone including antiques, sporting goods, wine tasting rooms, and art galleries. For more information, go to http://www.ukiahmainstreetprogram.org/
Ukiah Ridgewood Ranch & Seabiscuit.
Located in Willits, California, just 19 miles from Ukiah, Ridgewood Ranch was the home of Charles S. Howard, owner of the legendary racehorse, Seabiscuit. Today, the Ranch is owned by Christ's Church of the Golden Rule, which runs cattle and preserves the Ranch's old growth redwoods. Festivals like the Wine & Mushroom Festival in November are part of Ranch events as are tours. Check the latest schedule of events at http://www.seabiscuitheritage.org/RidgewoodRanch.html
Ukiah Yokayo Bowling Center.
Just steps away from Discovery Inn Ukiah is entertainment in the form or the Yokayo Bowling Center. With 16 lanes, there are plenty of chances to strike! The Center also includes a Sports Bar & Lounge with karaoke, pool and darts, Bowling Pro Shop, and a Café. Visit http://www.yokayobowlingcenter.com/
Ukiah Skate City Roller Center.
For wholesome family fun, roll on over to Ukiah's Skate City Roller Center. Lace up your skates-traditional four wheels or inline - for a variety of activities including skating lessons, roller derby, hockey for kids or adults, and birthday parties. Of course skates are available for rent. For more information, go to http://www.skatecityukiah.com/
Regal Ukiah Stadium 6 Cinema.
Movie buffs can't go wrong with this Regal theater. Boasting six movie screens, Ukiah's South State Street cinema always has the latest cinematic offerings on hand. Enjoy special discounts on matinee movies. Call (707) 462-6799 for the latest show times and selections.
Mendocino County Library, Ukiah Branch.
Visitors to Ukiah are welcome to browse the Mendocino County's branch library. The Ukiah Branch hosts an annual benefit book sale in the last weekend of September, and there are fun children's programs throughout the year. For more information, go to the library's website at http://www.co.mendocino.ca.us/library/ukiahbranch.htm