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 film that set the bar in fantasy filmmaking is returning to the silver screen once again. The 1939 Academy Award-winning film The Wizard of Oz will grace the big screen at the Bob Hope Theatre on Sunday, April 3. The first film to use Technicolor and containing many memorable performances (specifically Judy Garland as Dorothy), the film won 2 Academy Awards for Best Original Song ("Somewhere Over The Rainbow") & Best Original Score, as well as being one of the inaugural 25 films added to the United States National Film Registry. The film, its music, quotes, and villain, are included in numerous American Film Institute 100 Years and Top 10 lists.
Also happening at the Bob Hope Theatre in April: Blippi The Musical (April 8).