Work Place. Life Space.



Shadelands is a dynamic business and lifestyle destination, integrated into neighboring multi-use retail, medical, and recreational communities, offering a premier quality of life and consumer experience for property owners, businesses, employees, customers, and visitors from beyond community boundaries and throughout the region.


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 leaders, innovators, builders, educators, and entrepreneurs who are looking for abundant, affordable space; employee and customer amenities; and a welcoming, connected community that integrates work places and life spaces.


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Just in time for summer! Made in the Shade returns, June 25!


Free and family-friendly, the popular Made in the Shade summer festival returns to Shadelands, Sunday, June 25, 2023, 11am–3pm, on the Shadelands SportsMall campus, 2640 Shadelands Drive, Walnut Creek. The all-community festival features live music, food trucks, craft beer, exhibitor booths, sports activities, and giveaways. Shadelands businesses and nonprofits are encouraged register as exhibitors and showcase their organizations to the Shadelands community and public at large. Click here for more information about Made in the Shade; and click here to register as an exhibitor. Made in the Shade is sponsored by the Shadelands Steering Committee, www.shadelands.org. See you there!

Made In The Shade

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.