Whether you are spending the Thanksgiving weekend cooking turkey, having dinner with family, playing football (or watching football), catching a movie, or eating out so that you don’t have to worry about the prep and clean up Modesto has something for you. Browse through our November calendar to see a list of events happening during the month of turkey!
And don’t forget about the holiday deals at Vintage Fair Mall with 100+ shops and restaurants!

MO EVENTS AND THANKSGIVING HAPPENINGS

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PLANNING FOR THE HOLIDAYS IN DOWNTOWN MODESTO

Start planning ahead for the Celebration of Lights Parade in downtown Modesto by being aware of street closure the day of the event. The parade will be on Saturday, December 4th starting at 5:30pm with start closure beginning as early as 1pm that day.

The following streets will be closed to vehicular activity as well as street parking:

  • H Street from 9th to 17th Streets
  • I Street from 9th to 17th Streets
  • J Street from 9th to 17th Streets
  • Needham Ave from 9th to 17th Streets

Status of other downtown holiday events and activities:

  • Community Tree Lighting – will take place at 10th Street Plaza on Friday, December 3rd at 5:00pm.
  • Modesto On Ice – Open Saturday, November 20th. For more information CLICK HERE.
  • Small Business Saturday – will be on Saturday, November 27th…more information coming soon at www.domopartnership.org 

Due to COVID considerations the following will NOT occur this year:

  • Breakfast with Santa
  • Dickens’ Faire
  • Spirit of Giving Run
  • ModShop
  • Discover DoMo Pass

Experience the ‘True Heart of California’ during the month of November with an action packed calendar of events! Everything from an annual Turkey Trot to shows at the Gallo Center for the Arts and brew pubs to salmon spawning on the Tuolumne River there is something for everyone here in Modesto. For a list of up to date information on events happening during November view the calendar below!

Looking for lodging options and places to eat when planning your escape to Modesto? No worries we have you covered! Head on over to our Lodging Page and Dining Page to browse through a wide selection hotels and restaurants located throughout the city.

STAY IN THE KNOW ABOUT MODESTO’S HOLIDAY EVENTS

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