All Ages View – April

By Leia Johnson

Graceada Park is celebrating our planet!
On April 18th come from 10AM to 4PM and have a blast! There will be over 100 booths showing how their products can make the community betters also there will be stage performances and lots of food! Of course, an exciting thing for all ages is the petting zoo!

Be sure to make your way to the Boyett B-Green Recycling event at Stoddard Avenue between Park and Sycamore Avenues. It’s a drive through where you can donate up to 5 grocery bags of recyclables. 100% of the proceeds are donated to the “Park Partners” program. The Park Partners program is raising money to get better play equipment at Wesson Ranch Park.

Another cool feature to this event is the optional bus ride over. A shuttle bus will be going to and from Graceada Park and Crosspoint Church parking lot every 20 minutes for free. In the afternoon on these bus rides you have the chance to meet the Modesto Nuts characters that will be giving out complimentary baseball tickets. Don’t miss out on the 26th anniversary of this fun event!

Also happening on April 18th is “I Love Modesto”. This classic event is happening all around Modesto, and is for all ages. Go to to find an event that appeals to you and your family, group, or troop. April 18th will be a day dedicated to celebrating our beautiful Earth, come spend it with your community. Meeting point is I St at 10th beginning at 7 am.



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About the Author:

Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.