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CONCERTS (See below for Upcoming Events)
THE RIVER AREA (Modesto, Stockton, Turlock)
Gallo Centre for the Arts (Modesto): America 11/5; Herb Alpert/Lani Hall 11/9; pianoist David Benoit (Christmas Show) 12/22; Vicki Lawrence 1/10/15; Johnny Rivers 1/16; Amy Grant 2/27; Jefferson Starship f/Paul Kantner 2/28; Billy Ocean 3/3; Don Williams 3/5; comedian Paul Reiser ("Mad About You") 3/7; Buddy Guy 4/9. GalloArts.org
Turlock Community Theatre: TurlockTheatre.org
The State Theatre (Modesto): TheState.org
Bob Hope Theatre (Stockton): Vince Gill 11/7; Hotel California: A Salute to The Eagles, 12/5. StocktonLive.com
Stockton Arena: StocktonLive.com
IN THE FOOTHILLS (Copperopolis, Sonora, Angels Camp, Murphys):
Copperopolis Town Square: Dog Day Afternoon, Sat Oct 25, 11-2pm; dog parade, costume contests, pet photos, and more. Trick or Treat Street, Oct 31, 4:30-8pm, costume contests, food, fun and more! CopperopolisTownSquare.com
Railtown 1997 (Jamestown): Railtown1897.org
Ironstone Vineyards (Murphys): IronstoneVineyards.com
Sleep Train Arena: Fleetwood Mac 11/24; Transiberian Orchestra 11/26; Walking With Dinosaurs: The Arena Exp 1/1-1/4; Harlem Globetrotters 1/18 & 1/19; Marvel Universe Live 3/12-15. SleepTrainArena.com
Thunder Valley Casino (Lincoln): Marshall Tucker Band 11/14; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy 12/31. ThunderValleyResort.com
IN THE BAY AREA
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk: Annual Chili Cook-Off 10/25; Sea Glass & Ocean Art Festival 11/8-11/9; Santa Cruz Holiday Lights Train 11/28-12/23 (check for exact dates); Boardwalk Holiday Bash 12/12; Clam Chowder Cook-Off 2/21. BeachBoardwalk.com
AT&T Park (SF): 2014 World Series 10/24-10/26! GO GIANTS!!
SAP Center (San Jose): Oprah: The Life You Want Weekend 11/14 & 11/15; Usher 11/24; Fleetwood Mac 11/25; Harlem Globetrotters 1/9, 1/16 & 1/17; Eric Church 2/5; Marvels Universe Live 3/20-3/22; Maroon 5 3/31; Neil Diamond 5/12. SAPCenterAtSanJose.com
San Jose Performing Arts Centre: SanJoseTheaters.org
Greek Theatre (Berkeley): Jimmy Buffett 10/23.
The Fillmore (SF): Todd Rundgren 11/24; Los Lobos 12/13. TheFillmore.com
Yoshi's (SF & Oakland): Yoshis.com
Uptown Theatre (Napa): UptownTheatreNapa.com
Concord Pavilion: TicketMaster.com
Fox Theatre (Oakland): Culture Club 11/17. FoxOakland.com
Wente Vineyards (Livermore): WenteVineyards.com
Americas Cup Pavilion (SF): AmericasCup.com
The Regency Ballroom (SF):
Mountain Winery (Saratoga): MountainWinery.com
Oracle Arena (Oakland): Justin Timberlake 11/22; Fleetwood Mac 12/3; Stevie Wonder 12/5. Coliseum.com
Nob Hill Masonic Centre (SF): MasonicAuditorium.com
Shoreline Amphitheatre (Mountainview): GoTickets.com
Save Martt Center (Fresno): SaveMartCenter.com
IN RENO / LAKE TAHOE:
Reno Events Center: RenoEventsCenter.org
Grand Sierra Resort (Reno): Sara Evans 10/24; Diana Krall 11/14; Merle Haggard 12/5. GrandSierraResort.com
Silver Legacy (Reno): Olivia Newton-John 10/25; Wanda Sykes 12/5; Kathy Graffin 12/12; Bill Cosby 2/14. SilverLegacy.com
Also in the Reno Area: Reno.com
UPCOMING EVENTS (Fairs & Festivals)
HALLOWEEN HAUNTS in the RIVER AREA
Dell-Osso Family Farms (Lathrop): Haunted Pumpkin Maze 10/4-10/31; open daily at 10am; bucking pumpkin, haunted maze, Mystery Tour Ride; Walk the Plank, zip lines, and more! PumpkinMaze.com.
The Higbee Horror Haunted House (Modesto): 2936 Veneman Avenue; 6p-10p; Oct 10-11, 16-19, 23-26, 29-Nov 1; not recommended for 12 and under. Enter at your own risk! HigbeeHorrorHaunt.com.
Haunted McHenry Mansion (Modesto): 1402 I Street, 5p-9p; Oct 24-30; haunted maze, Halloween characters, spooky entertainment. Kid-oriented!! Sponsored by the Boys & Girls Club. BGCStanislaus.org
Lincoln High School's Haunted House (Stockton): 6844 Alexandria Place, hosted by high school's Drama Department. Oct 23-25. For tickets and more info: 209-953-8920.
Trick Or Treat Street (Stockton): City Church of Stockton, 1282 Bianchi Road; 5-8p; Oct 31; kid-oriented; carnival rides and games, petting zoo, and lots of candy! 209-957-3617.
Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze (Turlock): RAM Farms, 716 N. Daubenberger Rd, 10a-10p, Sept 28-Oct 31; 15-acre corn maze, pumpkin bowling, family fun. 209-649-7078.
Movies Under the Stars (Turlock): RAM Farms, 716 N. Daubenberger Rd; movies begin at dusk; Oct 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, 30-31. Family-oriented Halloween movies. 209-649-7078.
Wine & Screams (Turlock): War Memorial, 247 E. Canal Drive, 7p-10p, Oct 24; wine tasting, local food, live music, raffles, prizes, and photos. Benefits underpriviledged school children. 209-485-8953.
Downtown Trick Or Treat (Turlock): Central Park, 115 S. Golden State, 11a-4p; Oct 31; candy, Halloween maze; sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Turlock and Lions Club. 209-634-6459.
Haunted House (Turlock): 1600 Smith Drive, 11a-4p, Oct 31.
Haunted Housing (Turlock): The Village at CSUS (on campus); 6-8p, Oct 31; kid safe, carnival, games, arts & crafts, costume contest, and more. 209-667-3675.
Dodge Ride: DodgeRidge.com; Bear Valley: BearValley.com; Heavenly: SkiHeavenly.com; Kirkwood: Kirkwood.com; Alpine Meadows: SkiAlpine.com; Mt. Rose: SkiRose.com; Northstar: NorthstarCalifornia.com; Sierra At Tahoe: SierraAtTahoe.com;
Squaw Valley: Squaw.com
Ceres: River Oaks RiverOaksGolfCourseCeres.com
Ripon: Spring Creek SpringCreekCC.com
Escalon: Escalon Golf Course 209/838-1277
Oakdale: Oakdale Golf & Country Club OakdaleGCC.org
Also visit GolfNow.com for locations of other Northern California golf courses.
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TEAMS:
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