default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
Logout|My Dashboard

Asparagus to Zinfandel: Festivals in the Lodi area

Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 1:00 pm

San Joaquin Fair

June 12-13 in Stockton. Live entertainment, horse racing, food, livestock exhibits and competitions. 209-466-5041.

Obon Festival

June 29-30 at the Buddhist Church of Lodi. Two-day event includes Japanese food, music, Taiko drums, bazaar and more. 209-368-5589.

California State Fair

July 12-28 at Cal Expo in Sacramento. Weeks-long event features exhibits, food, rides, competitions, exhibits and entertainment. 916-263-3000.

Lodi Grape Festival and Harvest Fair

Sept. 12-15 at the Lodi Grape Festival Grounds. Food, rides, exhibits and live entertainment. 209-369-2771.

Greek Festival

September at St. Basil Greek Orthodox Christian Church in Stockton. Greek cuisine, music, dancing, games and vendors. 209-478-7564


Oct. 26 at the American Legion Building in Lodi. German music, traditional dancers, bratwurst and other food, beer. 209-333-6709

During October in downtown Galt. Traditional German dancers, German beer, bratwurst and other food, and craft booths. 209-745-2529

Manteca Pumpkin Fair

Oct. 5-6 in Manteca. Pumpkin-flavored foods, music, crafts and more. 800-592-7419.

Our Lady of Fatima Celebration

Third week in October at 26500 N. Sacramento Blvd., Thornton. Catholic masses, food and bloodless bullfighting. 209-794-2661.

Diwali Celebration

Oct. 26 at Micke Grove Regional Park. A celebration of Indian culture with lights, dancing and traditional treats. Send email for more information.

Sandhill Crane Festival

Nov. 1-3 at various Lodi locations. Sightseeing tours, bird watching, workshops, art show and children’s activities. 800-541-6150.

Galt Winter Bird Festival

January at various Galt locations and the Cosumnes River Preserve. Bird watching, tours, speakers, educational booths and panels, art and photography, and more. 209-366-7115.

Wine & Chocolate Weekend

Valentine’s Day weekend 2014 at wineries in and around Lodi. Wine tasting, food samples and contests. 209-367-4727.

Lodi Spring Wine Show

March 28-29, 2014 at Lodi Grape Festival Grounds. Food, music, cooking demonstrations, wine tasting and seminars. 209-369-2771.

Stockton Asparagus Festival

April 2014 in Stockton. Celebrate asparagus at this annual event. Enjoy food, crafts, various contests and live entertainment. 209-644-3740.


May 2014 at Lodi Lake. Cooking and wine seminars, live entertainment, wine games and more. 209-367-4727.

Linden Cherry Festival

May 2014 at Linden Elementary School campus. Car show, vendor booths, food, live entertainment and more. 209-547-3046.

Oakdale Chocolate Festival

May 2014 in Oakdale. Chocolate tasting, arts and crafts, car show, food and entertainment. 209-847-2244.

Galt Strawberry Festival

May 2014 in Galt. Arts and crafts, food, strawberry-themed products, car show and live entertainment. 209-745-2529.

Pacific Rim Street Fest

May 2014 at Old Sacramento. Live entertainment including cultural music and dance performances, vendors, and traditional and fusion food. 916-451-6200.

Sacramento Music Festival

May 2014 at various Sacramento locations, including Old Sacramento. Featuring regional and national artists from many different genres of music. 916-444-2004.

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Use your real name. You must register with your full first and last name before you can comment. (And don’t pretend you’re someone else.)
  • 2 Keep it clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually oriented language.
  • 3 Don’t threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
  • 4 Be truthful. Don't lie about anyone or anything. Don't post unsubstantiated allegations, rumors or gossip that could harm the reputation of a person, company or organization.
  • 5 Be nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 6 Stay on topic. Make sure your comments are about the story. Don’t insult each other.
  • 7 Tell us if the discussion is getting out of hand. Use the ‘Report’ link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 8 Share what you know, and ask about what you don't.
  • 9 Don’t be a troll.
  • 10 Don’t reveal personal information about other commenters. You may reveal your own personal information, but we advise you not to do so.
  • 11 We reserve the right, at our discretion, to monitor, delete or choose not to post any comment. This may include removing or monitoring posts that we believe violate the spirit or letter of these rules, or that we otherwise determine at our discretion needs to be monitored, not posted, or deleted.

Welcome to the discussion.

  • A&W Root Beer

    • icon posted: May 30
  • Jessie's Grove

    • icon posted: May 30
  • Tokay Shell

    • icon posted: May 30
  • Holden Hearing

    • icon posted: May 30
  • Village Flowers

    • icon posted: May 30
More Discover Ads



Your News

News for the community, by the community.

Mailing List

Subscribe to a mailing list to have daily news sent directly to your inbox.

  • Breaking News

    Would you like to receive breaking news alerts? Sign up now!

  • News Updates

    Would you like to receive our daily news headlines? Sign up now!

  • Sports Updates

    Would you like to receive our daily sports headlines? Sign up now!

Manage Your Lists