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7 Great Things To Do In Stockton, California in March

The following is a list of Great Things to Do in Stockton during the month of March 2020.

Although the weather may leave uncertainty, the first signs of spring usually appear in March in Stockton, California. In the parks — from Victory Park’s Rose Garden to the University Park World Peace Rose Garden — roses will be blossoming in a riot of color. Expect sunshine with patches of rain, but whatever the weather, March in Stockton offers an abundance of events. From sports tournaments like the season opener for the Port City Rollers to cultural events revolving around St. Patrick's Day, there is always something new and exciting to do here in Stockton!

Here are seven great events you need to put on your calendar right now:

1. Bob McMullen Annual Memorial Fishing Tournament

Head out and go fishing March 7 at the annual Bob McMillen Fishing Tournament at Oak Grove Regional Park. Experience an early morning of fishing, featuring grand prizes, and of course, bragging rights for those who catch trophy-size Rainbow Trout. The tournament is held in honor of a fishing legend, Bob McMillen, and is open to contestants of all ages! Learn more.

2. St. Patrick's Day in Ireland

Sport your green and bring your Irish appreciation to Bob Hope Theatre on March 8 for the St. Patrick's Day in Ireland event! Featuring principal dancer Connor Reider and four multi-instrumentalists from the Kerry Traditional Band, this fun-filled concert will provide a "great celebration of Ireland and its rich culture!” Learn more.

3. Annual McKee Student Art Contest & Exhibition

Take time to appreciate some artwork by area students! Considered to be the longest-running museum sponsored student art exhibition in the United States, in its 89th year, this annual favorite kicked off at the Haggin Museum on February 20 and runs through March 29! The exhibition features the work of kindergarten through grade 12 student artists from across San Joaquin County. Learn more.

4. E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial at the Bob Hope Theatre

Breaking box office records and winning four Academy Awards, E.T. is arguably Steven Spielberg's first masterpiece. Now, you can relive the magic on the big screen once again as Friends of the Fox present E.T. - The Extra-Terrestrial at the Bob Hope Theatre Sunday, March 15. Learn more.

5. San Joaquin County Home Improvement Show

Receive leading industry tips and inspirational ideas from professionals pertaining to all aspects of the home. The San Joaquin County Home Improvement Show takes place on the campus of University of the Pacific March 20-22 and offers homeowners (and future homeowners) the opportunity to visit several vendors under one roof! Learn more.

6. Dancing With The Stars Tour

You've watched them perform on television screens at home. Now, experience the masters of dance LIVE! The Dancing With The Stars Tour is coming to the Stockton Arena Sunday, March 22! Don't miss out on your chance to catch these fan-favorite professionals light up the dance floor right here in Stockton! Learn more.

7. Stockton Heat Star Wars Night

This much anticipated night on March 28 will give Stockton Heat Hockey fans an opportunity to meet and capture photos of their favorite Star Wars characters on the concourse, including 501st Legion, Central California Garrison. Everyone in attendance at the Stockton Arena will receive a Heat Rally Towel. Learn more.

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