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Haunted State Theatre Happenings

Haunted State Theatre Happenings

The State Theatre The 85 year old State Theatre gets a little freaky this month with an amazing line up of creepy crawly cinema spectaculars. You really need to get your popcorn, settle in to a seat in the balcony and feast your eyes and ears to some for the scary classics. There is even […]

By October 21, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
MAMAView: Modesto Area Music Wins

MAMAView: Modesto Area Music Wins

The State Theatre was the sight for the 20th Anniversary of the Modesto Area Music Awards and with a record number of votes coming in we were set for a celebration of a lifetime.

By October 16, 2019 Read More →
The Rainbow Fish at the Gallo Center

The Rainbow Fish at the Gallo Center

From the beloved Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia, The Rainbow Fish will enchant even the youngest child with his silver scales and heart of gold in this elegant new production. It’s an original stage adaptation of Marcus Pfister’s colorful, award-winning book about the beautiful fish who learns to share his most prized possession. The production […]

By October 13, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Michael McDonald and America at the Fruityard Amphitheater

Michael McDonald and America at the Fruityard Amphitheater

Friday night was the final show of the season at BASA Nationwide Fruit yard Amphitheater and there was something for every music fan. It was a beautiful night and a packed house as America took the stage. It’s easy to forget how many hits they have accumulated since 1970. Nearly every one of those hits […]

Friday Nights Finale

Friday Nights Finale

Friday Night Lights By Chris Murphy The local football season is rockin! High school football is so fun, the games the stadium, the bands, the food and the fun. Make sure you lookin for us as ModestoView has teamed up with our friends at KAT Country 103, Modesto Toyota, SCOE to present our Friday Night […]

Food & Drink

Corbin Cash Releases New Whiskey: 1917
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ChefView – Food Fix Fabulous

ChefView – Food Fix Fabulous

Food Fix Fabulous By Chris Murphy There is a new star on 11th St. When we say star we mean “star”. The great people of Modesto always knew that the food Fix Truck operated by Hank and Ashley Olson is one of our local treasures. Then they were sampled by Chef Alton Brown and then […]

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BrewView: LoFi and Chill
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MaiTaiView

MaiTaiView

MaiTaiView By Trader Murf “Mai Tai-Roa Ae” which variously translates to “Out of this World — The Best” August 30 was the 75th Anniversary of the Mai Tai. Invented by “Trader” Vic Bergeron at his bar, then named Hinky Dinks on San Pablo Ave in Oakland, the MaiTai became the torch bearer of the Tiki […]

BrewView: Beer is the Great Unifier
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Event Calendar

Halloween and Harvest Fun
By October 6, 2019 Read More →
MAMView: Two Decades with Ears to the Future
By October 1, 2019 Read More →
MAMA Turns 20

MAMA Turns 20

MAMA Turns 20 By Chris Murphy It was twenty years ago today.. that Chris Ricci and I were enjoying lunch at Harvest Moon and wondered what we could do to celebrate the amazing musical talent in the greater Modesto area. Flying Blind was delighting thousands in the Plaza, Grandaddy was playing to huge festival crowds […]

By September 28, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Billy Currington at the FruitYard September 20

Billy Currington at the FruitYard September 20

By MJ Mangano Billy Currington hit the stage full of energy, and he never once lost that enthusiasm at the sold out show at The BasiNationwide Amphitheater at the Fruit Yard on September 20. Currington didn’t want seats, but a pit, so the audience was on their feet for the 90 min show. It was […]

By September 26, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Morbid Obsession: Victorian Funeral Customs Tour at McHenry Mansion
By September 18, 2019 Read More →

Music

MetalView: Aquanana

MetalView: Aquanana

MetalView: Aquanana Erupts onto the Valley Metal SceneBy Jason Ortega After a seven year hiatus of hardcore rockin’, local valley rock veteran and former Shambulls frontman Ernie Mancuso returns to the scene with new music as lead vocalist for Aquanana.

By October 19, 2019 Read More →
MAMAView: Modesto Area Music Wins

MAMAView: Modesto Area Music Wins

The State Theatre was the sight for the 20th Anniversary of the Modesto Area Music Awards and with a record number of votes coming in we were set for a celebration of a lifetime.

By October 16, 2019 Read More →
SongwriterView: Scare Up Some Local Support
By October 2, 2019 Read More →
MAMView: Two Decades with Ears to the Future
By October 1, 2019 Read More →
MAMA Turns 20

MAMA Turns 20

MAMA Turns 20 By Chris Murphy It was twenty years ago today.. that Chris Ricci and I were enjoying lunch at Harvest Moon and wondered what we could do to celebrate the amazing musical talent in the greater Modesto area. Flying Blind was delighting thousands in the Plaza, Grandaddy was playing to huge festival crowds […]

By September 28, 2019 0 Comments Read More →

Stage Art

ArtView – Dog Days of Summer

ArtView – Dog Days of Summer

Art View –The Dog Days of Summer By Jim Christiansen It’s the Dog Days of Summer, even if billed as the Central California Art Association Autumn Art Festival, and artist Eva Hass making the best of it, with “Dog in Yellow Sweater” as the Best of Show Award at Mistlin Gallery. Chella won four awards […]

MAMAView: Celebrating 20
By September 2, 2019 Read More →
ComedyView: Stay Hydrated
By September 1, 2019 Read More →
PerformingView – Exciting New Seasons

PerformingView – Exciting New Seasons

PerformingView By Kaye Osborn Did you know that many of our local performing arts present a full season with a wide variety of shows. Have you ever considered being a season subscriber? It’s a great way to secure your coveted tickets plus save money. Many theater groups offer season tickets. You can chose the dates […]

By August 30, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
ArtView – August Autumn Art

ArtView – August Autumn Art

Art View By Jim Christiansen August is near back to school shopping and end of summer time. Third Thursday Art Walk comes up middle of the month August 15, and a good time to take a saunter downtown to the various art walk venues, and make a deal with local artists on a piece of […]

Community

MAMAView: Modesto Area Music Wins

MAMAView: Modesto Area Music Wins

The State Theatre was the sight for the 20th Anniversary of the Modesto Area Music Awards and with a record number of votes coming in we were set for a celebration of a lifetime.

By October 16, 2019 Read More →
Halloween and Harvest Fun
By October 6, 2019 Read More →
ComedyView: MAMA Ha Ha
By October 2, 2019 Read More →
SongwriterView: Scare Up Some Local Support
By October 2, 2019 Read More →
MAMView: Two Decades with Ears to the Future
By October 1, 2019 Read More →

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