Modesto Downtown Sampler 18

The Downtown Sampler is back!  Don’t miss Downtown Sampler 18 – an evening of food, drinks and incredible people.  Downtown Sampler 2018 is set for Tuesday, October 2nd.  You’ll sample food from over 25 downtown area restaurants, plus enjoy local bands and strolling musicians, and free shuttle service within the downtown area.

Come experience the best Downtown Modesto has to offer – don’t miss Downtown Sampler 2018, Tuesday evening, October 2nd from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Tickets are $20 per person – and only a limited amount are available.  Get yours at the Downtown Improvement District’s Office located at 1022 J Street, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or by appointment, or online at


Modesto Art Walk

Please join us for the Downtown Modesto Art Walk, a year round event, on the third Thursday of each month from 5pm-9pm. The Art Walk is a FREE casual event featuring a diverse range of artwork. You will have the opportunity to listen to local musicians, enjoy food and beverage from one of your favorite downtown restaurants as well as viewing artwork for purchase at local art galleries and shops.

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1st Friday Street Faire

Starting April 6th

Craft vendors, food carts, Music in the Plaza from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., games and more! On the 1st Friday of each month, head to downtown Modesto for the 1st Friday Street Faire! Each Friday promises to be a night filled with culture, cuisine, and community!