Work Place. Life Space.

Big things are happening in and around Walnut Creek’s 270-acre Shadelands business center.

Poised to be a world-class business community and employment center through the collaborative efforts of the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, the City of Walnut Creek, and Shadelands property owners, Shadelands is attracting the next generation of owners, leaders, and entrepreneurs who are looking for abundant, affordable space; employee and customer amenities; and a welcoming, connected community that incorporates life spaces into work places.

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Spotlight on Shadelands

Enter for a chance to win a Starbucks gift card!

Correctly identify the retail locations in The Orchards where these four images can easily be found for a chance to win a $15 Starbucks gift card. Submit your answers with your name and e-mail address before noon, Monday, June 28 (deadline has been extended!), to Shadelands@walnut-creek.com. The lucky gift card recipient will be pulled at random from all correct entries and announced in the July 2021 issue of The Shadelands Scene. Check out the June 2021 issue for larger images. Happy exploring!

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Work Place

Work Place

A progressive employment and lifestyle center, Shadelands is a robust mix of professional services, R&D, light manufacturing, hi-tech, premier medical facilities, telecommunications, community service  organizations, government agencies, educational centers, community gardens, art studios & classrooms, athletic facilities, retail, and more. Even the Walnut Creek Historical Society calls Shadelands home.

With an abundance of affordable space, Shadelands is a smart place to own property, expand a business, or launch a new enterprise. Its premium location offers ample free parking, convenient public transportation—the free shuttle runs between Shadelands and Pleasant Hill BART—and dining and shopping options for businesses and their clients.

Life Space

Life Space

Work Place. Life Space.” describes Shadelands’ contemporary vibrancy, aimed at serving today’s inventive business owners, employees, customers, and neighboring communities in one of the most beautiful and thriving cities in the East Bay.

Walnut Creek, 30 miles east of San Francisco, is embraced for its mild Mediterranean climate and picture perfect setting near Mount Diablo. The city offers a distinctive blend of urban flair, suburban grace, and peaceful wilderness. With enviable views of Mount Diablo and ample greenspace, Shadelands offers free surface parking and a variety of lifestyle amenities to serve businesses, employees, and customers.



Shadelands is located in Walnut Creek, just three miles east of the I-680 & Hwy 24 interchange, bounded by Ygnacio Valley Road & the Contra Costa Canal Trail (just north of Mitchell Drive) and Lennon Lane & Oak Grove Road.

Free #7 County Connection shuttles, equipped with bicycle racks and free WiFi, run every fifteen minutes between Shadelands and the Pleasant Hill BART station via Treat Blvd. and Oak Grove Road, Mon-Fri, from 6:30am–10:00am, and 3:00pm–7:30pm.

Look for the custom-wrapped buses adorned with Shadelands’ branded Work Space. Life Space. View the schedule with exact times and route map here.