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Go Modesto – Greek Food Festival

Go Modesto – Greek Food Festival

Go Modesto Greek Food Festival We have one word for you: Loukoumades. This is the most amazing tasty treat at the Greek Food Festival at the Church of the Annunciation. Two full days of Greek culture, food, dance, coffee and fun await you. Your ticket gets you a complete dinner and a whole lot of […]

By September 21, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
10th Annual Local Author Fair – Sept 19

10th Annual Local Author Fair – Sept 19

10th Annual Local Author Fair to be held at the Modesto Library The Stanislaus County Library will host its 10th Annual Local Author Fair on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Modesto Library portico. Community members will have an opportunity to meet with a variety of local authors. A selection […]

By September 20, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
DesignView – MADWEEK 2019

DesignView – MADWEEK 2019

DesignView September 2019 MADWEEK 2019: Bauhaus 100 – Modesto Our city will be spinning with all things design, September 21-28, with Modesto Architecture & Design Week (MADWEEK) Since 2008, Modesto has been host to an award-winning week of all things architecture and design that has attracted as many as 5,000 people annually to our city. […]

By September 18, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Blake Shelton & Friends – Live at the SAP Center

Blake Shelton & Friends – Live at the SAP Center

Blake Shelton “Friends and Hero’s” tour Photos & Story By Michael J Mangano There is a neon light at the end of the tunnel where some good ole boys were waiting to entertain the crowd at the SAP Center 25-year celebration. The three-day festival was outside and there were rides, vendors, classic cars, and live […]

By September 15, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Unplugged View – Band of Brothers

Unplugged View – Band of Brothers

Unplugged View By Aaron Rowan Band Of Brothers “The dream world of sleep and the dream world of music are not far apart.” – Linda Ronstadt. I called up Linda’s nephew Michael G. Ronstadt some years back to talk details of a concert I was soon to host with his family band. I’m normally a […]

By September 6, 2019 0 Comments Read More →

Food & Drink

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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ChefView – Fina by John Surla

ChefView – Fina by John Surla

Chef View By Chris Murphy Fina by John Surla is out of this world! Our very first issue of ModestoView featured an up and coming Chef who was new to Modesto. We knew then that he would do great things. Chef John Surla has become one of Modesto’s leading culinary voices. His namesake Surla’s has […]

Event Calendar

Morbid Obsession: Victorian Funeral Customs Tour at McHenry Mansion
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Go Modesto – George Lucas’ Willow

Go Modesto – George Lucas’ Willow

GoDowntown Modesto Don’t miss the film Willow written by George Lucas. Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women within the formidable stronghold of Nockmaar. Willow, a timid farmer and aspiring sorcerer, is entrusted with delivering the royal […]

GEEKView: August Full of Fun
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ComedyView
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Porchfest 2019
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Music

Featured Friday: Lisa Ballew
By September 21, 2019 Read More →
Blake Shelton & Friends – Live at the SAP Center

Blake Shelton & Friends – Live at the SAP Center

Blake Shelton “Friends and Hero’s” tour Photos & Story By Michael J Mangano There is a neon light at the end of the tunnel where some good ole boys were waiting to entertain the crowd at the SAP Center 25-year celebration. The three-day festival was outside and there were rides, vendors, classic cars, and live […]

By September 15, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Unplugged View – Band of Brothers

Unplugged View – Band of Brothers

Unplugged View By Aaron Rowan Band Of Brothers “The dream world of sleep and the dream world of music are not far apart.” – Linda Ronstadt. I called up Linda’s nephew Michael G. Ronstadt some years back to talk details of a concert I was soon to host with his family band. I’m normally a […]

By September 6, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Jazz&BluesView

Jazz&BluesView

Blues&JazzView by Eric Benson If you luv music you’re gonna love this Alright turned 62 years young this August, celebrated with my Blue Monday Band with Barry Finnerty Jazz guitarist from Miles Davis with catered New Orleans food; Gumbo, Crab cakes, Tri Tip, wings and more in my home town house of Bezerkeley California. You […]

By September 6, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Go DoMo! – Jason Lytle & Virgil Shaw – Sept 6

Go DoMo! – Jason Lytle & Virgil Shaw – Sept 6

Go Downtown Modesto Jason Lytle & Virgil Shaw Music in the Plaza and DoMo1st Friday Market This event will be magic. Grandaddy frontman and songwriter Jason Lytle will be performing at Music in the Plaza in conjunction with the DoMo First Fridays on September 6 at 7 pm. This is a show you will not […]

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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
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ComedyView: Stay Hydrated
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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

Featured Friday: Lisa Ballew
By September 21, 2019 Read More →
DesignView – MADWEEK 2019

DesignView – MADWEEK 2019

DesignView September 2019 MADWEEK 2019: Bauhaus 100 – Modesto Our city will be spinning with all things design, September 21-28, with Modesto Architecture & Design Week (MADWEEK) Since 2008, Modesto has been host to an award-winning week of all things architecture and design that has attracted as many as 5,000 people annually to our city. […]

By September 18, 2019 0 Comments Read More →
Morbid Obsession: Victorian Funeral Customs Tour at McHenry Mansion
By September 18, 2019 Read More →
Sacramento River Train Murder Mystery Mayhem
By September 7, 2019 Read More →
Unplugged View – Band of Brothers

Unplugged View – Band of Brothers

Unplugged View By Aaron Rowan Band Of Brothers “The dream world of sleep and the dream world of music are not far apart.” – Linda Ronstadt. I called up Linda’s nephew Michael G. Ronstadt some years back to talk details of a concert I was soon to host with his family band. I’m normally a […]

By September 6, 2019 0 Comments Read More →

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