If you call San Mateo home, or are thinking about it, this section is for you! From local government information to performance venues and relaxing walks to exciting adventures San Mateo provides residents with a high quality of life at any age.
If you are curious about San Mateo, check out the Community Guide. If you are looking for some fun, head over to the Events Calendar or the Things To Do pages.
This guide links you to the San Mateo City’s resources to thrive locally away from big city life in San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Palo Alto, or San Jose.
The City manages 200 acres of green spaces including 6 community centers with 2 pool areas. Explore the activities that San Mateans enjoys the most.
From the San Mateo Event Center to high school performing arts centers San Mateo has a variety public and private places to host events.
Downtown San Mateo is full of history and features central park a relaxing place for residents and tourists to gather.
San Mateo provides several shopping options from the Hillsdale Mall to smaller shopping centers.
San Mateo provides new and long-time residents a strategic location. See what types of things there are to do in San Mateo.