Stockton, California has something for everybody in April — from cultural events to food festivals, and celebrating Mother Earth.
Spring has most certainly sprung here in Stockton, and the region is gearing up for one of the busiest times of the year. Whether you are a local resident or a visitor here to enjoy our beautiful scenery, take a look at our handy guide to some of the best family-friendly events happening across the area in April.
The James Bond 007 classic returns to the silver screen—this time at the Bob Hope Fox Theatre! Watch Sean Connery in the role that brought him fame, British secret agent James Bond in what is regarded as one of the best films in the 60+ year-long franchise. Doors open at 1 pm on Sunday, April 2. Don't miss out!
Also happening at the Bob Hope Theatre in April:
Hip Hop Mexa Party (April 27)
Los Huracanes del Norte: A Orto Nivel Tour 2023 (April 29)
The Stockton Ports have been entertaining baseball fans at Banner Island Ballpark since its opening in April 2005. Hanging out with the Stockton Ports, whether it’s in the seats near the dugout or on a blanket on the grassy bluff areas, it’s fun for the whole family! Plan an outing with family and friends by taking a glance at their April schedule.
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This cultural event boasts a variety of traditional Cambodian practices and spiritual activities at the Wat Dhammararam Buddhist Temple. The multi-day celebration focuses on buddhist ceremonies next to the larger than life statues, including food/merch vendors, traditional Khmer performances, and lively traditional dances.
One of the most anticipated events in Stockton, California can be found at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in April. The San Joaquin Asparagus Festival is considered the largest event celebrating the asparagus spear on the West Coast. The festival offers a weekend full of asparagus-related dishes, live musical acts, beer and wine garden, petting zoo, and an exhilarating carnival experience for children and the young at heart!
Originating in 1988, the Stockton Earth Day Festival is an opportunity to reflect on how to make our Earth a better place for everyone. Celebrate the planet and revel with eco-friendly festival-goers at this one-day event at Victory Park. Festivities include an early yoga session, a march for science, unique efforts to protect the Planet Earth, presentations of creative arts & science projects by local students, and live musical performances.
If you're a lover of classic cars and the culture around them, make your way to the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds on Sunday, April 23 for the Stockton Low Rider Super Show. On display will be over 800 of the best Lowrider, Bombs, Dubs, Trucks, Motorcycles, and imports in one spot. Plus, there will be plenty of live music and entertainment throughout the event. Grab your family and friends and spend the afternoon checking out some beautiful rides.
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