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GoModesto – Free Walking History Tour

Go Modesto – Take a Tour!
Want to learn about Modesto history. Want to know about all the old car clubs, nightclubs, the bands of the 50s, 60as, and 60s, and some of the radio stations that made the sounds of a generation. Want to see the places and the people that inspired George Lucas to make American Graffiti? It’s time to learn how cool Modesto really is and it is FREE.

Grab your family and walk the Modesto Historic Cruise Route. Start in 10th St place and work your way down 10th, G 11th and back to K and see 25 information makers, loaded with Modesto music and cruising history fun facts. Each marker has a special scan code with a history video.




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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.