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Holiday Fun Preview

Holiday Preview
By Chris Murphy

Let it snow, let it snow!
Ok friends, we are getting ready to jump on to the holiday roller coaster that will start going so fast, you need to pay attention to make sure you get to experience all that is happening in our region. The season will kick off this year with the opening of Modesto on Ice on November 18 and then it is going to get crazy. Check out this important list of things to do and make sure that you mark your calendars! If your event is not on this list, please email it to<> and check out calendar at before you leave the house.

Nov 18 – Modesto On Ice – 11th & K St – Opening Day
Nov 23- Thanksgiving and Turkey Trot Run
Nov 25 – Frozen Sing-a-long – State Theatre
Nov 25 – Shop Small Saturday – All day. All over Modesto.
Nov 25 – ModShop Downtown Modesto 5 pm
Dec 7 – Rat Pack Holiday with Matt Henderson – State Theatre FREE 2 pm
Dec 1,2 – Warren Miller Here there and Everywhere – State Theatre
Dec 2 – Dickens Christmas Fair – 15th St & McHenry Mansion
Dec 2 – Modesto Holiday of Lights Parade – Downtown Modesto – 5:30 pm
Dec 2 – Rockin’ Holiday Opening Day –10th St Plaza 5:30 pm
Dec 2 – Rockin’ Tree Lighting – 10th St Plaza 8:00 pm
Dec – Central West Ballet – The Nutcracker – Gallo Center
Dec 14- Star Wars Last Jedi Premier – Brenden 7 pm
Dec 17th – Central Valley Con Modesto Centre Plaza
Dec 22nd – Brian Setzer Orchestra Gallo Center for the Arts

Dec 2, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23 – Rockin’ Holiday 6-9 pm
Free Pictures with Rockin’ Santa and Live Rockin’ Bands
The ModestoView Rockin’ Modesto Holiday tree light shows 6-11 nightly.

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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.