Things To Do in Modesto, California
Modesto Attractions Just Around the Corner
Downtown Modesto: With a population of over 200,000 people, Modesto is the 16th largest city in California. With its mild climate and warm-hearted citizens, Modesto is a modern city with old-school hospitality and charm. The rich natural surrounding of the city ensures that farmers markets, wineries, and nature enthusiasts continue to thrive. Walk from the hotel to downtown Modesto and sample the local dining and shops, enjoy the many outdoor parks, or explore the museums.
Events in Modesto
The Modesto Convention & Visitors Bureau is located right in our hotel and is a great source of information on cool events in Modesto. Check out the events coming to Modesto!
Gallo Center for the Arts: The Gallo Center for the Arts is a community theatre with a full schedule of incredible plays, musicals, and concerts featuring some of the biggest names in music. Take a look at their event calendar.
McHenry Museum: Given to the city of Modesto by the Oramil McHenry Family, this museum is often visited by people exploring Modesto's past and those who pioneered this area.
McHenry Mansion: Erected in 1883 by Robert McHenry, the McHenry Mansion is a Victorian Italianate style architecture, donated to the City of Modesto for restoration and community use.
Family Fun in Modesto, California
Minor League Baseball
Modesto Nuts: The pride of Modesto, the Modesto Nuts, are a Class A minor league baseball team, and a farm team of the MLB's Colorado Rockies. The Nuts offer fun and excitement for the whole family! Be sure to visit their website for more information on upcoming games and can't-miss game day promotions.
Vintage Faire Mall: The newly renovated Vintage Faire Mall features 130 mid to high-range boutiques, stores, and restaurants. Anchored by Forever 21, JCPenney, Macy’s, and Sears, the mall has something for everyone. Explore the new outdoor shopping village with new retailers including Apple, Coach, and Men’s Warehouse. Take a short drive down to the Vintage Faire Mall and treat yourself to some retail therapy!
Modesto Movie Theatres
Brenden Theatres Modesto 18: Located directly across the street from our hotel, Brenden Theatres Modesto 18 provides hours A-list entertainment on the silver screen!
The State Theatre: The State Theatre caters to Modesto's blooming art-house film scene, showing films from the country's top independent filmmakers.
Agriculture Tours: Experience a big part of what makes Modesto tick - our agriculture production! Visit the world's biggest almond receiving facility at Blue Diamond Almond, enjoy a variety of some of the finest cheeses across the globe at Hilmar Cheese, and top it all off with the bustling Modesto Farmer's Market! There are so many more attractions to disover along the Modesto agriculture journey. Take a tour today!
Other Nearby Attractions
- Gallo Center for the Arts: .3 miles
- McHenry Mansion: .6 miles
- McHenry Museum: .6 miles
- Great Valley of Natural History Museum: 1 mile
- McHenry Village: 2.5 miles
- San Francisco Bay Area: 90 miles
- Napa Valley: 107 miles
- Yosemite National Park: 110 miles
- Stanislaus River Rafting: 30 miles