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Special Holiday Events In Modesto

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Gospel Mission Can Drive
You can help give important support to the United Gospel Mission as they house and feed so many of our area’s homeless and needy. Please bring your canned food to the Spirit of Giving Run on December 12 in 10th St Place. Even if you are not a runner, please bring food, enjoy the snow and make a difference. People that bring food will get raffle tickets for prizes. Thank you for your help

Brenden Free Movie – Polar Express
Dec 12 10:30 am
Free show with a can of food for the Gospel Mission Canned food drive. Enjoy this epic Christmas movie right after the Spirit of Giving Run in 10th ST Place .

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Don’t miss one of Modesto’s great Holiday traditions!
The Central West Ballet is an amazing event featuring the entire range of ballet dancing to some of the best loved music of all time, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite. You can see the dancers who are just beginning to the professional lead dancers. The Gallo Center is all decorated and you can get a great family picture but the lobby tree. Shows December 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20

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Modesto Symphony Holiday Candlelight
This is a truly special event with some of the best traditional sacred music performed in the St. Stanislaus Sanctuary. Add your voice to the celebration and sing along to Joy to The World, The First Noel, Angels We Have Heard on High and Away in the Manger
This event sells out so do not delay in getting your tickets.
December 15, St Stanislaus. Tix at

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State Family Movie Week
Special week of holiday movies at the State Theater
Show times are 12:00, 4, and 7:00 pm and all movies are $ 5 Bring the whole family and enjoy the splendor of Modesto’s historic theatre, with full digital sound and fantastic picture quality.
December 21 – It’s a Wonderful Life, Holiday Inn, Babes In Toyland
December 22 – Holiday Inn, Babes in Toyland, A Christmas Story
December 23 – A Christmas Story, It’s a Wonderful Life, Holiday Inn
December 24 – Babes in Toyland, A Christmas Story, It’s a Wonderful Life



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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.