June 15-20, Northern California Events and Festivals

Merced County Fair

Come Join Us in Northern California for the County Fairs and Farmers Markets

Merced – Tuesday June15th-Sunday June 20th at 10:00am – Merced County Fair
Six-day County Fair. All entertainment including concerts, motorized events, rodeo and bull riding are free with the price of admission. Carnival, competitive exhibits, livestock. NOTE: Dates are subject to change for 2010. 56,000 attendees expected.

Stockton – Wednesday June 16th- Sunday June 20th – San Joaquin County Fair.
The San Joaquin County Fair is proud and excited to be celebrating its one-hundred and fiftieth birthday this year, 2010! Our Fair has been a major part of the Stockton/San Joaquin County area since its early beginning in 1860, and we continue to be a valuable asset as our community grows and changes. Located at 1658 S. Airport Way, Stockton, CA, call for more info at (209) 466-5041 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              (209) 466-5041      end_of_the_skype_highlighting.

Oakdale – Thursday, June 17, 2010 – Farmer’s Market
New produce vendors this year include Windy Hill Farms of Waterford and Hickman Chicks. A number of community groups will once again have displays, and other businesses will also have booths with their goods. Another first time offering will include artists displaying their work at the market. And entertainment will be featured each week.

Northern California Farmers MarketLodi – Thursday, June 17, 2010 – Farmer’s Market
Downtown Lodi – School Street – Time: 5 p.m. The Downtown Certified Farmers Market is the family friendly market held every Thursday evening beginning in June throughout the end of September. Over 25 certified farmers offer an array of fresh produce, wine and flowers. 50 homemade and commercial arts and craft vendors line the streets of downtown attracting over 5,000 attendees each week. An upscale beer and wine garden which showcases local breweries and wineries is located adjacent from the entertainment stage.

Fairfield – Thursday, June 17, 2010 – Farmers Market
The Fairfield Certified Farmers Market is Here! Every Thursday, May 7th to October 1st, 2009, 4:00 – 8:00pm. Downtown Fairfield on Jefferson Street and Texas Street adjacent to the Solano County Government Center Plaza. WEEKLY FEATURES; Fresh Produce, Tree Ripened, Fruits FREE Children’s Arts & Crafts, Shaved Ice, Kettle Korn, Bar-B-Q, and Weekly Musical Entertainment

Dixon – Thursday, June 17, 2010 – Farmers Market
Celebrate the Bounty! The Downtown Dixon Business Association with the help of the City of Dixon brings the Pacific Coast Certified Organic Farmer’s Market to downtown every Thursday starting Thursday, May 20 through mid-September 2010, from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Women’s Improvement Club Park next to the Dixon Public Library on the corner of North First and East C Streets.

Concert in the Park, Modesto CaModesto – Thursday, June 17, 2010 at 8:00pm-10:00pm– Concert in the Park
Every Thursday evening beginning in June join Moband for Concert in the Park at Graceada park. Come early and bring your picnic dinner, lay out your blankets and enjoy the music. Concerts are June 10-July 15. For more information visit http://www.modestoband.org .

Madera – Thursday, June 17, 2010 – Business Extravaganza at 4pm-8pm
The Madera Chamber of Commerce’s largest event will be held on Thursday, June 17th from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Madera District Fairgrounds, 1850 West Cleveland Avenue in Madera. Don’t miss out on this annual event to Mix, Meet, Mingle and learn what Madera has to offer!!! The Extravaganza is an excellent way to get acquainted with the business community of Madera! This event showcases over 75 local businesses. The Extravaganza hosts a diversity of business exhibitors including banking, retail, service, health care and education. Businesses will display products, food court will feature local restaurants at a minimal cost. FREE tickets will be available at the Chamber office and from our sponsors. For more information call – (559)322-7740.

Clovis –Friday, June 18, 2010 at 5:30-9:00pm – Farmer’s Market –
Friday Night Farmer’s Market is in full swing in the heart of Old Town Clovis. Sample fresh, delicious fruits and vegetables, grown here in the nation’s finest agricultural region, each in the peak of season!

Stockton – Friday, June 18, 2010 at 6pm-9pm – Wine and Stroll at Lincoln Center
Yes, it’s that time once again to visit, shop, stroll and enjoy LIVE! at Lincoln Center. The first LIVE! of the season will be a Wine and Stroll on Friday, June 18th at 6:00 pm. Enjoy art, wine and live music from the areas most popular musicians. See you there!
For more information call (209)477-4868.

Carrie Underwood in concert, Stockton Arena, 6/19/10

Stockton – Saturday June 19, 2010 at 8:00pm – Carrie Underwood
Located at Stockton Arena

Los Banos –Saturday June 19, 2010 at 9:00pm – Movie in the Plaza
“Monsters –vs–Aliens” Free to attend at the Henry Miller Plaza, 600 H Street, Los Banos, CA. Bring a blanket or chair, as well as a flashlight for this event. Snacks available for purchase. For more information, please call Los Banos Parks and Recreation at (209) 827-7034.

Clovis – Saturday June 19, 2010 at 5:00 – 8:30pm – Treasures from the Golden Triangle
Come and enjoy the delight of organically grown stone fruits and experience the true, rich flavors of local fruits at their peak! Taste 60 varieties of peaches, plums, pluots, nectarines and apricots from a dozen local certified organic farms. Also enjoy artisan foods, farm tours, workshops, music and kids craft corner. Located at Mokichi Okada Association’s Oasis Garden, 5790 N. Indianola Avenue, Clovis CA, cost – $5.00.

Tracy – Saturday June 19, 2010 at 9am-1pm – Farmers Market
Farmers Market runs every Saturday from 9AM-1PM in Downtown Tracy on 10th & Central

West Sacramento – Saturday June 19, 2010 at 10am – 2pm- Broderick Urban Farm Stand
The Urban Farm Stand Project brings convenient access to fresh local and organic produce to communities with limited food access. These weekly events provide a fun meeting place for neighbors to get to know each other, share their talents and enjoy the resources available in their community. As part of our mission to improve access to healthy foods for low-income populations, EBT/Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits are accepted at the Urban Farm Stand. Located at Elkhorn Park, 820 Cummins Way, West Sacramento. Call 916-204-8260.

Modesto –Sunday June 20, 2010, 7:00pm – George Winston
A special Father’s Day Concert Event at the State Theatre, 1307 J Street, Modesto, CA, Tickets available from State Theatre Box Office (209) 527-4697. Ticket Info: $27.50 Advance. $30.50 Day Of Show, Tickets also available on the Main Floor at $35.00 in advance, $38.00 Day of Show!

Stockton – Sunday June 20, 2010 at 11am-9pm – Red Circle Presents Fathers Day PowWow “Keep Tradition Alive”
Traditional Native American Powwow. 11:00 – Gourd Dancing; 12 noon – Grand Entry. A family oriented event. Located at Oak Grove Regional Park, 4520 W. 8 Mile Rd., Stockton, CA. $5.00 parking. For more info call – (916)868-7038

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5 thoughts on “June 15-20, Northern California Events and Festivals

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