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Go Modesto – Chamber of Commerce Member’s Choice Gala

Go Modesto – Chamber of Commerce Member’s Choice Gala

Go Modesto Chamber of Commerce Members Choice Gala Jan 27 Let’s get down to business, locally. This is the mission of the Modesto Chamber of Commerce where the importance of doing business locally is celebrated and encouraged. Join the local business community as local businesses and citizens are honored for their contributions to our economic […]

Help the State Get a $30,000 Matching Donation!

Help the State Get a $30,000 Matching Donation!

Every tax-deductible dollar you donate will be matched! Here is a message we received from the State Theatre. Consider this in your year-end giving. Thanks so much – Chris Murphy An anonymous donor is matching every dollar you give up to $30,000 Dear State Friends: We have an incredible opportunity to end the year ahead […]

By December 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Dolores Huerta to speak at Martin Luther King Commemoration

Dolores Huerta to speak at Martin Luther King Commemoration

Civil rights and labor activist Dolores Huerta to speak at Martin Luther King Commemoration The keynote speaker for the 24th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration is Dolores Huerta, an influential labor activist and leader of the Chicano civil rights movement who co-founded the National Farmworkers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers. The […]

By December 26, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Gary Numan Live at the Fillmore

Gary Numan Live at the Fillmore

Electronic Music Icon Returns To San Francisco By Efren Martinez On November 19th we headed back to The Fillmore to witness the talents Gary Newman. Gary is no stranger to those in the professional music industry. His music has affected such artists as Nine Inch Nails, Janet Jackson and the list goes on and on. […]

By December 26, 2017 Read More →
Get ModestoView In Your InBox Weekly

Get ModestoView In Your InBox Weekly

E-mailView Hey friends, you can now get ModestoView in your inbox weekly on Monday Mornings. Are you worried that you might be missing something? Don’t have time to check our aps? Have a few spare hours? What tickets are going on sale? Who’s got a new cocktail? Did something slip by in our Facebook feed? […]

By December 21, 2017 Read More →
BigView – Last Minute Gift Ideas

BigView – Last Minute Gift Ideas

The BigView By Chris Murphy One of the most true things ever said or written is, “You get what you give”. This variation of the golden rule is guiding principle that would really benefit everyone in this world. What is it that you get when you give? That feeling of love, pride, caring, understanding, satisfaction? […]

By December 21, 2017 Read More →
SantaView – Last Minute Santa Requests

SantaView – Last Minute Santa Requests

SantaView By Chris Murphy ModestoView is on the lookout for Santa. We will keep our eyes open and will keep you posted at www.modestoview.com all month long. Make sure you like us at facebook.com/modestoview and be up to speed all the time. Don’t forget to track Santa Vintage Faire Mall Santa’s HQ Workshop In Center […]

By December 21, 2017 Read More →
NewYearsView – 10+ Great Ideas

NewYearsView – 10+ Great Ideas

  Ring in the New Year! It seems like it was just New Years a few seconds ago, but it is time to ring in 2018 and there are some great ways to celebrate here in our area. Before you know it, it will be the 31st and you will need to get dressed for […]

By December 21, 2017 Read More →
GoDowntown Modesto

GoDowntown Modesto

Go Downtown Modesto State Theatre Christmas Movie week. This is the perfect winter break activity. Hot Chocolate, Statetini, Popcorn. Yum. Show times are 2:00, 5, and 7:00 pm and movies are $ 5 $ 8 for 7pm. Bring the whole family and enjoy the splendor of Modesto’s historic theatre, with full digital sound and fantastic […]

By December 21, 2017 Read More →
Yanni Coming to the Gallo Center – June 4

Yanni Coming to the Gallo Center – June 4

Legendary performer and composer Yanni, who has more than 40 platinum and gold recordings and has sold more than 25 million albums worldwide, is bringing his “Yanni 25 – Live At The Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour” to the Gallo Center for the Arts! It is one of just two Northern California dates on this eagerly […]

By December 19, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Go Modesto! – Very Merry Improv

Go Modesto! – Very Merry Improv

Go Modesto A Very Merry Christmas Improv Dig out your ugly Christmas sweater and head to Modesto Junior College for a ridiculously funny night of improvisational theatre! Directed by Lynette Borrelli-Glidewell in the Little Theatre on MJC East, this production is a hilarious collaboration between audience suggestions and the actors’ quick wits that creates a […]

By December 5, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
NutcrackerView – A Modesto Tradition

NutcrackerView – A Modesto Tradition

NutcrackerView By Chris Murphy One of Modesto’s finest traditions is the annual Central West Ballet’s Nutcracker. This is a rite of passage for many a Modesto area dancer, and so may families have been part of the Nutcracker experience. Not only is this is a family and kid friendly performance, in length and design, it […]

By December 5, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
GreetingsView – Happy Holidays Friends!

GreetingsView – Happy Holidays Friends!

Greetings Friends, Happy December everyone! One of the coolest things I have seen over the last few months is the number of people on Facebook that say, “I wish I lived in Modesto” when we post some of the great things happening in town. This is music to my ears. It is true my friends, […]

By December 5, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
BarView – Going Home to Do Good

BarView – Going Home to Do Good

BarView By Chris Murphy Over the last year, we have been taking you out to local bars that serve Do Good Distillery spirits. This month is all about finding home and family so we take you to the the home of our favorite local spirits, the DoGood Distillery. This is one of the most innovative […]

By December 5, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Rockin’ Holiday Thanks You!

Rockin’ Holiday Thanks You!

Rockin Holiday Thanks You! By Chris Murphy This wonderful community effort to bring back the retro day’s of holidays past and connect them to our future would not be possible with out the gracious, creative and dedicated sponsors to bring these crazy ideas to life.   Thanks to these amazing local business that believe that living […]

By December 4, 2017 Read More →