Solano Avenue Stroll 2016

Solano Avenue Stroll

September, 2016

Solano Avenue , Berekley, California

Founded in 1974, the Solano Avenue Stroll is a beloved annual tradition in Berkeley and Albany, CA. It takes place on the second Sunday of September every year. Featuring hundreds of vendors and community organizations, this street .. Read More
Long Beach Lobster Festival 2016

Long Beach Lobster Festival

September, 2016

Long Beach, California

For almost twenty consecutive years, the Original Long Beach Lobster Festival has been a family friendly event the whole community attends that you won’t want to miss. Held each year at the iconic Rainbow Lagoon in Long Beach, CA, the three-day event includes live entertainment for all ages, arts and crafts booths, a giant food court, a children’s stage of fun and games,.. Read More
Treasure Island Music Festival 2016

Treasure Island Music Festival

October 17, 2016

Treasure Island, San Francisco, California

Set on prime real estate overlooking San Francisco and the Bay, the Treasure Island Music Festival is an annual two-day music festival that focus on high-quality music sets in a fun, youthful atmosphere. Electronica, hip hop/rap, rock .. Read More
Mill Valley Film Festival 2016

Mill Valley Film Festival

October, 2016

The 142 Throckmorton Theatre, Mill Valley, California

Cinema lovers from all corners of the planet flock to California for the annual Mill Valley Film Festival. The 11-day event showcases the best offerings of the global film community and is well known for promoting the work of talented .. Read More
California Avocado Festival 2016

California Avocado Festival

October, 2016

Linden Avenue, Carpinteria, California

The California Avocado Festival in Carpinteria is a three-day food and music event held every October. In honor of the avocado, the festival features lots of tasty avocado-based recipes to sample and is host to the world's largest guacamole vat. There are also fun contests for the best guacamole dip and the largest avocado. .. Read More
AFI Fest 2016

AFI Fest

November, 2016

Hollywood, California

A touch of Hollywood glamour can be found in the heart of Los Angeles as both established stars and newcomers are saluted during this week long festival. During the fest, film fans are treated to unique screenings, lively conversations .. Read More
Noise Pop 2017

Noise Pop

February, 2017

The Fox Theater, Oakland, California

Noise Pop is a well-established festival in the Bay Area of Northern California. It typically lasts a week, combining music, film, and art into a single, cohesive package. Also featured include a local designer fair called Pop-n-Shop; a workshop revolving around DIY culture called Culture Club; and art gallery shows. To top it off, Noise Pop also has its own Happy Hour... Read More
Self Help Festival 2017

Self Help Festival

March, 2017

National Orange Show Events Center, San Bernardino, California

A Day To Remember is yet again hosting and curating the Self Help Festival in San Bernardino! This is a one-day festival with almost twenty popular hardcore and post-hardcore bands. Not only will you get the chance to see all your favorite bands perform at the same location but there are also meet and greet opportunities as well!.. Read More
Paid Dues Festival 2017

Paid Dues Festival

March, 2017

San Bernardino, CA, San Bernardino, California

The Paid Dues Festival is an annual one day Hip Hop music event. It is considered to be one of the 'must attend' Hip Hop events in the nation. Past festivals have drawn scores of performers ranging from established headliners to the introduction of exciting underground hip-hop acts. If you love hip-hop music, this is the place to be... Read More
California Roots Music and Arts Festival 2017

California Roots Music and Arts Festival

May, 2017

Monterey County Fairgrounds - Monterey, CA 39340, Monterey, California

California Roots Music and Arts Festival is held for three days each year in Monterey, California. It has music and art from locally grown artists from the state. The festival is an event the whole family and community can enjoy together. Some of the profits from this festival go to help local nonprofit companies and charities... Read More
BottleRock Festival 2017

BottleRock Festival

May, 2017

Napa Valley Expo, Napa, California

The Bottle Rock Festival in Napa Valley has entertainment, food, wine, beer, and art. The festival features a culinary stage that feature chefs and vinters perform demonstrations and entertain. Musical groups perform on stage and local artists display their work. Many local restaurants and cafes participate providing a wide variety of food. Bottle Rock Festival provides activities for children and adults... Read More
Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival 2017

Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival

June, 2017

Downtown Streets - Sunnyvale, CA 94010, Sunnyvale, California

The Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival is one of the biggest summer events in Silicon Valley for over 40 years. The family-friendly event offers more than 350 food, beverage and art vendors to over 150,000 guests. Attendees can purchase fine art from various artisans, taste the finest selection of wine and beers,.. Read More
Playboy Jazz Festival 2017

Playboy Jazz Festival

June, 2017

Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California

The Playboy Jazz Festival, located in Los Angeles, has been bringing down the house with impressive music acts for 37 years and counting. It all goes down at the famous Hollywood Bowl where concert goers can bring their own coolers and revel in the floating melodies coming from the stage... Read More
Long Beach Psyclone Psychobilly & Rockabilly Weekender 2016

Long Beach Psyclone Psychobilly & Rockabilly Weekender

September 1, 2016

SeaPort Marina Hotel, Long Beach, California

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Ventura Comedy Festival 2016

Ventura Comedy Festival

September 1, 2016

Multiple Venues in Ventura, Ventura, California

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Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fair 2016

Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fair

September 1, 2016

Tri-County Fair Grounds, Bishop, California

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Land Arrows Cultural Center Tejano Festival 2016

Land Arrows Cultural Center Tejano Festival

September 1, 2016

Red Lion Hotel Woodlake Sacramento, Sacramento, California

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Cambodia Town Film Festival 2016

Cambodia Town Film Festival

September 1, 2016

Art Theatre of Long Beach, Long Beach, California

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US Sand Sculpting Challenge and 3D Art Exposition 2016

US Sand Sculpting Challenge and 3D Art Exposition

September 2, 2016

Broadway Pier, San Diego, California

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Nocturnal Wonderland 2016

Nocturnal Wonderland

September 2, 2016

San Manuel Amphitheater, San Bernardino, California

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Healing Arts Festival 2016

Healing Arts Festival

September 2, 2016

Scottish Rite Masonic Center, Sacramento, California

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Los Angeles Times' The Taste 2016

Los Angeles Times' The Taste

September 2, 2016

Paramount Pictures Studios, Los Angeles, California

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Sacramento Gold Rush Days 2016

Sacramento Gold Rush Days

September 2, 2016

Multiple Locations near the intersection of Front Street and K Street, Sacramento, California

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SoCal FUNFEST! 2016


September 2, 2016

Lake Elsinore Outlet Mall, Lake Elsinore, California

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E Hula Mau Hula & Chant Competition 2016

E Hula Mau Hula & Chant Competition

September 2, 2016

Long Beach Performing Arts Center, Long Beach, California

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About Festivals in California

Everybody loves a good party, and festivals in California are some of the best. Here's a few of the highlights. Napa Valley is well known for its wine and there's something happening in the area almost every week. Topping the list each year is the Napa Wine and Crafts Fair. This event takes place mid-September and is located in downtown Napa. Over 12,000 people come every year to enjoy the wine, food, and crafts. California music festivals are another great way to relax. Celebrate Memorial Day at the San Diego Jazz Festival. This festival has been drawing in crowds to hear some of the biggest names in jazz for the last 33 years.

In Huntington Beach there is the US Open of Surfing Festival. This is the home of the world's largest surfing competition. This festival also features competitions in skateboarding and BMX, fashion shows, movie premieres, and live music. In redwood country there's Willits Frontier Days, a week-long celebration of July 4th. This is one of the longest running California events, having been celebrated each year since 1927. During the week visitors can enjoy barbecues, rodeos, gunfights, and the annual parade. There's so much to enjoy in California.