By December 2, 2015 Read More →

Santa Spotter!

Santa Spotter
ModestoView is on the lookout for Santa. We will keep our eyes open and will keep you posted at all month long.
Make sure you like us at and be up to speed all the time.

Vintage Faire Mall
Santa’s Workshop In Center Court
November 5-December 19:
MON – SAT: 10am-8pm (Break 12-12:45pm & 3:45-4:30pm)
SUN: 12-7pm (Break 3:15-4pm)
December 19-23
SAT – WED: 9am-9pm (Break 12-12:45pm & 3:45-4:30pm)

McHenry Village 1700 McHenry Ave
Bring the kids to have their picture taken with Santa
A tradition of excellence since 1953
November 27th – Christmas Eve
Mon-Sat Noon-8pm Sun 10am-4pm
Carriage Rides
Sat 10am-2pm Sun Noon-4pm

Rockin’ Holiday -10th St Plaza
Visit Rockin’ Santa, the Rockin’ Elves in the Rockin’ Sleigh at the Rockin’ North Pole
Enjoy the snow and the live Rockabilly music and the huge 50” Rockin’ Tree
Thurs, Fri & Sat 5:30 – 9:30

Modesto on Ice
Visit Santa at the ice rink and enjoy the skating. Santa days are December 11, 13, 18, 19, 20, and 21st. Check for times and details.

Sierra Dinner Train
Santa is aboard the Magical Christmas Train up until Dec 23th. It runs on Dec 11, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, and 23 with multiple trips on most days. Check out the website for more info.

If you know of another Santa. Let us know ASAP.



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.