Turlock is known as the “heart” of California’s Central Valley, situated between Sacramento and Fresno. It’s hometown atmosphere, encouraging both residents and visitors to experience the small town charm and diverse heritage. Turlock has a great many things to do and see, fabulous restaurants and foodie experiences and community events that will entertain the whole family.
Turlock’s culinary palate is diverse, with over 190 popular restaurants and foodie landmarks. A variety of food tantalizing for any appetite can be found from casual to formal dining and almost every ethnic flavor on the culinary spectrum.
Turlock is a happening town with over 15 annual events there is sure to be something fun happening any time of year. From our International Car Show in January to the 4th of July fireworks display thousands of visitors come to Turlock to enjoy festive and family friendly events. Be sure to check out our Community Events Calendar and the CVB’s smart phone app for a current list of what’s happening in Turlock
Arts & Culture
Theatrical and musical performances are ongoing at the Turlock Community Theatre, and at California State University, Stanislaus. Art Gallery displays are also available at the Carnegie Arts Center and through the.
Turlock is primed for exploration. With agricultural experiences like tasting honey mead wine at Beekman & Beekman honey to visual arts displays of artists like Edgar Degas at that Carnegie Arts Center. Explore the many parks and stroll the University or take a dip in Turlock Lake. Downtown is ripe with shopping, antiques, unique dining experiences, and tap houses.
Enjoy Turlock like the locals with three sample day trips. Something for everyone and a great way experience a little of everything with a spa say for her and a nice day of golf for him. If you would like the CVB to help you customize an itinerary we would be happy to accommodate you.
Farms & Fruit Stands
Turlock is located in the Heart of the Valley and home to some of the best produce you can find. Plan on visiting some of Turlock’s Fruit and Produce Stands during your next visit to Turlock. We’re sure you’ll enjoy the incredible abundance of delicious products grown right here in our backyard.
Turlock celebrated 100 years of incorporation in 2008 and has a rich and deep history. Visit our landmarks and Historical Museum.
Check out the nightlife with specialty craft beers, piano bars, and unique venues like the Turlock Poker Room.
The seasons of sunshine and pretty weather are upon us, finally! Take the family for a stroll or to play in one of Turlock’s water parks.
Sports & Recreation
Turlock is perfect for recreation with bicycle routes, parks, softball and hardball fields, a Turf Club, Golf Course and Turlock Lake are all great for the outdoorsy activity.