Graffiti Summer Schedule

2018 Graffiti Summer
Where were you in ’62?

There is so much to experience in Modesto USA when we celebrate the years made famous by American Graffiti. There are so many experiences unique to Modesto, like the A&W Friday Elvis Karaoke, the American Graffiti Festival Car Show and Cruise Parade, the Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame and even a special showing of American Graffiti and a Grease Sing-a-long. We have your line up of things you need to do this month. To learn more about these events, please check out our amazing ModestoView Event calendar for the latest info. See you out cruising this month.
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Fri/Sat – A&W Classic Drive-In Elvis Karaoke – 14th and G St
Wednesdays- Classic Car Show at Velvet Creamery

1st-2nd MSO Beethoven meets Graffiti at Gallo Center for the Arts
2nd – American Graffiti the Movie at the State Theatre
3rd 13th Annual Graffiti Car Show at McHenry Village
4th- Mid Valley Chevy Club Car Show American Chevrolet
5th – Mid Valley Chevy Club Car Show – Vintage Faire
6th – Mid Valley Chevy Club Car Show – 10th St Plaza
7th – Mid Valley Chevy Club Car Show – Cool Hand Lukes
6th – Legends of the Cruise Presentation 10th Street Plaza 6:30 pm
7th – MoBand goes Graffiti at Graceada Park
8th – Graffiti Car Prade Downtown Modesto/McHenry
8th – Downtown Cruise in Downtown Modesto –
8th – Music in the Plaza – Johnny Rocket & the Thrust 6 pm
8th – Music in the Plaza- Downtown Cruise In – Buddy Holly Tribute 9 pm 10th and J
9th-10th American Graffiti Carshow and Festival Modesto Municipal Golf Course
10th – Graffiti Summer Concert Frankie Avalon at Gallo Center for the Arts
16th – 25th Annual Back to Graffiti at the Fruit Yard
16th – Sing-a-long Grease at the State Theatre
16th – Modesto Nuts Graffiti Night at John Thurman Field
16th-24th MPA Grease at Gallo Center for the Arts
20th – Best of Modesto Car Show – 5 Minute Car Wash 5-9 pm
22-24th Jersey Boys at Gallo Center for the Arts
23rd – Modesto Blues Festival at Seasons Event Center
24th – 11th Annual Rod & Custom Car Show at Elks Lodge
30th – ModestoView All American Car Show at Velvet Grill

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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.