Theaters & Venues

There are many musical avenues to venture down in our Central Valley. Stop in at any of the below for high-quality shows and entertainers.

Stockton Arena

The crown jewel of the waterfront, the Stockton Arena provides its residents and those visiting the area with a wide array of events ranging from conferences and conventions to sports and special performances. Whether you prefer your functions on firm footing or gliding across the ice, the Stockton Arena’s guaranteed to furnish fun.

Stockton Civic Theatre

Bringing Broadway classics and many new-hit masterpieces to our back door, the Stockton Civic Theatre will conquer not only the stage, but also your undivided attention! Hold onto your sides for comedic rides and soak in many other various selections brought to you over the course of the year.

Bob Hope Theatre

Entertainment, ornate design and rich history await you beyond the doors of the Bob Hope Theatre. Slip into this building to discover an incredible cinema palace in downtown Stockton brought back to its former glory. This landmark draws the attention of comedians, musical performances and acting troupes alike.


UOP’s Long Theatre

Take a seat and enjoy the many productions put on by UOP’s sensational students, staff and special guests at the Long Theatre. This structure, capable of hosting 380 audience members, serves as the platform for a variety of entertainment. Watch out for witty plays or dramatic plots, potent lectures and music ensembles.

Stockton Empire Theatre

Serving the arts on the Miracle Mile is the iconic Stockton Empire Theatre. This promising venue supplies not only the opportunity to watch live performances, musical functions and cinematic presentations, but also the chance to sit back and take advantage of some major in-house dining.

Stockton Symphony Association

Fall under the sweet spell of music by following the Stockton Symphony on each of their classical concerts and pops performances! You’ll find these amazing events hosted between the Atherton Auditorium at San Joaquin Delta College on most weekends and the Bob Hope Theatre on specific dates.

Hutchins Street Square

Considered a crown jewel by Lodi citizens, Hutchins Street Square serves as a social, cultural, and historic center. The beautiful grounds house an entertainment center, several banquet halls for weddings, birthday parties, and other events, and arts and specialty classes. The theater aims to bring exciting entertainment to be enjoyed by the whole family.

Tracy Grand Theatre

Entertaining the public since 1923, this historic theatre is a Tracy jewel. Today the facilities amenities seem endless and are the only of its kind in the state of California—offering art education, exhibitions, and performances. Enroll in a plethora of classes like dance and music for both children and adults, or catch a show like Seussical the Musical. 

Delta Center for the Arts

With students and community in mind, Delta College’s Center for the Arts offers Delta College productions showcasing their drama, dance, concert and jazz band, and choir and vocal jazz band. Enjoy performances sure to entice the entire family, with shows like Star Wars and More- the Music of John Williams, and The House of Blue Leaves. Support our local talent throughout the year!