Make the most of your time on the Mendocino Coast

Fort Bragg is a charming artists community. There are many galleries to visit just by walking out the front door of the Living Light Center. Our community hosts many locally owned charming shops and boutiques, coffeehouses and cafes, local music and events. Below is a listing of just a few of the activities in the area including Mendocino Village, a historic Victorian village just 8 miles south of Fort Bragg. Note: Living Light offers this information as a service to our students. We are not responsible for any experience you may have with these services.

Sites of Interest

Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens (707) 964-3114, 18220 N. Hwy. 1, Fort Bragg
Skunk Train-Sierra Railroad (707) 964-6371, W. Laurel St., Fort Bragg


Ford House Visitor Center (707) 937-5397, Main St. Headlands, Mendocino
Guest House Museum (707) 964-4251, 343 N. Main St., Fort Bragg
Kelley House Museum (707) 937-5791, 45007 Albion St., Mendocino
Chinese Temple of Kwan Tai (707) 937-5123 Albion St., Mendocino-by appt. only

Theatrical Entertainment

Coast Cinemas (707) 964-2019, 167 S. Franklin St., Fort Bragg
Gloriana Opera Company (707) 964-7469, call for schedule and locations.
Mendocino Film Festival (707) 937-0171, Mendocino first weekend of June
Mendocino Music Festival (707) 937-1045, Mendocino second week of July
Mendocino Theatre Company (707) 937-4777, 45200 Little Lake St., Mendocino
Opera Fresca (707) 937-3636, call for schedule and locations.

Where can I…

Grab a bite to eat? There are many fine dining establishments in Fort Bragg and Mendocino; most offer vegetarian and some vegan dishes, the following are just a few: (*100% organic, **some organic available, some vegan dishes available)  
*Café One (707) 964-3309, 753 N. Main St., Fort Bragg
**Sea Valley Thai Fusion (707) 961-6003 Downstairs Company Store, Fort Bragg
**Noyo Harbor Inn Restaurant (707) 961-8000, 500 Casa Del Noyo, Fort Bragg
*The Ravens Vegetarian Restaurant (707) 937-5615, 44850 Comptche Rd., Mendocino
**Headlands Coffeehouse (707) 964-1987, 120 E. Laurel St., Fort Bragg
**Cucina Verona (707) 964-6844, 124 E. Laurel St., Fort Bragg
  Buy some great organic, natural food?
Down Home Foods (707) 964-4661, 115 S. Franklin St., Fort Bragg
Harvest Market (707) 964-7000, 171 Boatyard Dr., Fort Bragg
Corners of the Mouth (707) 937-5345, 45015 Ukiah St., Mendocino
  Do a yoga class or workout?
At One Yoga 707-485-4439, 131C Boatyard Dr. Fort Bragg
Yoga Shine 707-407-6085, 45050 Albion St, Mendocino
CV Starr Center 707-964-9446, 300 S. Lincoln St Fort Bragg
  Do my laundry?
Colombi Laundromat (707) 964-5773, 647 Oak St., Fort Bragg
Lucy’s Laundry (707) 964-1713, 124 S. Main St., Fort Bragg (near Down Home Foods and CVS)