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Graffiti Summer Schedule

Graffiti Summer Schedule

Graffiti Summer Schedule Every Friday and Saturday – Classic Graffiti Karaoke – A & W June 1 – 3 Images of the King Contest – Clarion Hotel June 2- The Film American Graffiti – State Theatre – June 3- 7th Annual Graffiti Classic Car Show- Modesto Street Rods – McHenry Village June 4- Mid Valley […]

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George Lucas Talks Cruising

George Lucas Talks Cruising

George Lucas Interview By Chris Murphy and Ken White Why did you do a movie about cruising? For most filmmakers, if you are a writer and a director, you make movies about the things you know about. Growing up in Modesto, I spent many years cruising 10th St and I was enamored with the experience […]

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June Music in the Plaza

June Music in the Plaza

Go Downtown Modesto Music in the Plaza! Enjoy your time outside and hear our amazing local bands. The Friday Evening Market also features local bands. Lot’s of places to sit featuring patios with cocktails nearby. If you are hitting a show, or movie, this is the perfect launching place, or you can sit and enjoy […]

MoBand is Coming!

MoBand is Coming!

GO Modesto MoBand is here! The Modesto Band of Stanislaus County, a.k.a. MoBand is back. For 6 straight Thursday, Modesto’s Graceada Park will be filled with blankets, picnic and 3,000 of your best friends. A few tips: Get your blankets out early, bring wine to share, and let your inner child come out and enjoy […]

Where will you be in ’22?

Where will you be in ’22?

Where will you be in ’22? Our American Graffiti spirit needs to be passed on to the next generations and be something that our entire city and be proud of. We have our legionary cruisers, we have the film American Graffiti and a whole new generation is finding this excitement and murals and public art […]

Graffiti Summer Greetings

Graffiti Summer Greetings

Greetings Whom bom a lu bop a whomp bam boom! Can you believe it has been 50 years since the world famous class of’62? This is probably the most famous high school graduating class of all time thanks to George Lucas’ film American Graffiti that asked the question, “Where Were You in ’62?” If you […]

All Ages Pages

All Ages Pages

AllAgesView By Abbey Murphy This summer is going to be a summer to remember, that’s for sure! There are so many exciting things to get involved in and do now that school’s out and the temperature’s rising. One of the best ways to spend those first magical days of summer is, of course, cooling down […]

BarView- Mike’s Roadhouse

BarView- Mike’s Roadhouse

BarView Mike’s Roadhouse By Kate Serpa I am generally not a fan of interviewing the restaurant/bar combination; I like my bars very separate from anyone who may tip-off a personal guilt trip (such as toddlers, pregnant women, and incredibly healthy, tanned people) or make mefeel less-than-okay about having my 11 am long island.  Don’t judge […]

Get Your Grub and Graffiti On!

Get Your Grub and Graffiti On!

Chef View By Dana Johnson Facebook: Dana’s Family Kitchen Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Get Your Grub & Graffiti On! Just what Modesto needed to get this summer started! On May 3, 2012 Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opened its doors and let the magnificent aromas of barbecue fill the Modesto air. Jerrad Marsh, owner/operator, at the spry age […]

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FitView

FitView

FitView by: Efren Martinez Machines In Fitness You walk into the gym and you’re faced with many choices of what fitness machines would benefit you the most. In this Fitview, I will do a quick run down on a few of the most efficient and dangerous exercise machines at your gym. Lets start out with […]

UrbanView – Urban Hot Spot

UrbanView – Urban Hot Spot

UrbanView By TL Welcome back to another addition of the urban bye TL. This time around I take you to Las Vegas NV. Front row to the Billboard Music awards 2012. If you could imagine the setting with lights and music in the back ground! Playing back in my head as I first arrived to […]

AcousticView

AcousticView

Acoustic View SummerConcert Series Show Dates: 10Th Street Plaza – Fuzio’s 7-9pm ALL AGES Friday June 1 – Dave Hanley, Dr. Blue & Bad Medicine, TJ Lake Friday June 8 – Eli Allsup, Jake Westcott, Dr. Blue & Bad Medicine, Dave Hanley Band, Doug Robinett & friends, LoveCore, & Roy Dean Show at 6pm sharp […]

ArtView

ArtView

Art View By JimChristiansen June is here, and so are Graffiti Summer events. Images of cars, hotrods, and local landmarks come out onto the streets, in the car shows and on Tee Shirts. I’ve thought about a reissue of my “Cruisin’ Ain’t No Crime” bumper stickers I did with Ron Streeter in the 1980s, and […]

PerformingView

PerformingView

A TIME TO PERFORM By Kaye Osborn June has arrived and it’s cruisin’ time in Modesto. A time to reflect and embrace on our past with vintage cars, rock-n-roll, and dancing! There are many events springing up around our area. Check out this month’s edition for all the family friendly celebrations being offered. Add the […]

Tour View Putting it All Together

Tour View Putting it All Together

Tour View Step 3: Putting it all together. By Tara Tinsley Once you have done all your research and planning (Step 1 in April’s Issue) and have figured out how you will afford the tour (Step 2 in May’s Issue), you are ready to take on the task of putting it all together. First you […]