Fall in Love at Wine & Chocolate Weekend

Every February, 6,000 romantics journey to Lodi for Wine and Chocolate Weekend! This year will be no exception when the 21st annual event kicks off Lodi Wine’s festival season on February 11th and 12th from 11 AM to 4 PM, at over 50 participating wineries.  […]

February Agenda

Washington Street Stockton Chinatown Exibit Feb 4 – May 28 Traverse the early 1900’s and discover a long-lost part of Stockton, brought back to life by the San Joaquin County Historical Museum and the Chinese Benevolent Association of Stockton. Enjoy pieces of Stockton’s Chinese culture […]

28 Dates in 28 Days

It’s Valentine’s Day-and we’re sorry honey-but dinner and a movie won’t do. Constantly at a loss for date night ideas that make your love feel anew? Here are a few… Race the clock. Does it feel as if your beau is the missing piece to […]

“Fun”draisers

San Joaquin is brimming with kind-hearted, community driven individuals always on the lookout for a cause worthy of donating their time and efforts to. But sometimes the annual crab feed or raffle drawing can get a bit redundant. That’s why we’ve prepared a special list […]

At Home Mag

The Foodie Frontier

Here for the food? Don’t worry! We are, too. Prepare yourself for an outstanding variety of food-focused events throughout the seasons, all with your taste buds in mind! BaconFest Summer in Lathrop BaconFest.com Celebrate America’s mightiest meat with Dell’Osso Family Farm’s second annual Bacon Fest! […]

December 209 Agenda

Holidays on the Farm @ Dell’ Osso Farms Dec. 17- Jan. 2 With so much to see and do, where does one begin?! Whether you’re ready to go tubing down snow mountain, grab a pair of skates and hit the ice, enjoy the light show […]

July 209 Agenda

Compiled by Katie Kishi Fun Independence Day Events Stockton 99 Speedway Firecracker 100 July 2 Watch these racers zoom like firecrackers in this all-American event! Doors open at 5 PM and races start at 6 PM, followed by a booming fireworks show! Stockton 99 Speedway, 4105 […]

Fairs & Fests

When the seasons change in the Central Valley so does the venue, but with San Joaquin Magazine’s assistance you’ll never be left out of the loop! Keep our handy go-to guide close throughout the year and never miss out on a single annual event! SUMMER […]

On the Town

Playtime

Trust us, folks. Playtime is never over in our corner of the valley! And we’ve always got a bucket list that’s as vast as the various festivities, venues, and overall fun things to do in San Joaquin. Take, for example, the high speed chases that […]

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 […]