Cooling Centers

What is a cooling center?

A cooling center is a place where you and your family can go to cool off during hot summer days. Cooling centers are open to everyone.

Where can I find one?

Solano County Public Libraries are available as cooling centers during normal operating hours.  These locations do not allow pets. For locations and hours, please visit

Your city may open additional cooling centers during high heat events. Contact your local city offices for information on what may be available in your community. 
City of Benicia City of Dixon
City of Fairfield City of Rio Vista
City of Suisun City of Vacaville
City of Vallejo

City of Vacaville will open the McBride Center (91 Town Square) as a cooling center on Thursday, 6/17 & Friday, 6/18 from Noon to 8pm.

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 for summer safety tips.