Explore Fresno the heart of California. Fresno is growing into a global metropolis with a fascinating history and rich cultural heritage. Fresno’s cultural attractions are second to none, whether it’s the Forestiere Underground Gardens, Art Museum, Chaffee Zoo or art galleries and urban art in Tower District. Fresno is on the rise with entertainment attractions. Fresno dining scene never comes sort of options and multicultural neighborhoods alike. Explore miles of bike and hiking trials with breath taking views of our National Parks. Shop for everything from couture to vintage, or relax in one of Fresno’s world class spas.
It would take more than a lifetime to experience all the activities Fresno offers. There are countless awe-inspiring moments to be lived at places like Yosemite National Park, various abundant farmer’s markets, or a world-renown headline entertainer’s show. Attractions like The Discovery Centre, The Downing Planetary offers something for the entire family. Shop retail hotspots like Fashion Fair and River Park or browse antique shops in Old Town Clovis and thrift stores in the Tower district. Recreational activities include spectacular lakes, jet ski riding, and hundreds of miles and of hiking and biking trails.
Fresno attractions and tours offer something for the entire family, from state-of-the-art rides to walks through historic neighborhoods.
Theme parks feature incredible thrills like the Black Hole at Wild Waters, while cultural attractions include the Forestiere Underground Gardens, Meux Home Museum, and Kearney Mansion Museum.
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One of the best ways to experience Fresno is by visiting its incredible cultural attractions, including world class concert halls, museums, landmark buildings and urban art.
From classical music to cutting edge architecture, there are culturally rich experiences to be found throughout the city.
With so many arts and music events to choose from, let Discover Fresno be your guide to the best cultural attractions in Fresno.
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Creativity flows through this county, which is home to some of the best upcoming urban art in the country. These murals teach history and celebrate cultural diversity
Fresno is fortunate to have a thriving art community, which made their mark in Thrillist Magazine’s “Best Cities in America for Street Art.”
Take time to look closely at our murals to get a better feel for Fresno, a beautiful and complex city in the heart of California.
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Fresno is a city that loves its sports. Just take in the scarf-toting, jersey-wearing fans on any given game day to see what we mean. Fresno sports events take place in landmark arenas like the Chukchansi Park, Save Mart Center, Bulldog Stadium, and Pete Beiden Field. Loyal soccer supporters chant, sing, and cheer throughout Fresno Fuego and Fresno Football matches. Along with its major professional sports a variety of collegiate sports at California State University of Fresno and Fresno Pacific University. Fresno area is the best city for weekend warriors, whether you’re looking for a pickup basketball game in Fresno or a hiking trial in the mountains.
It’s hard to beat the Central Valley when it comes to fresh ingredients, forward-thinking chefs, and an unparalleled dedication to all things local. Whether you want to dine on flavor-packed dishes or sip small-batch spirits, Fresno is the place to taste your heart out. Local chefs infuse the city with their creative flavors, while a number of California wineries, breweries, coffee roasters, cideries, and distilleries make it easy to always drink like a local. Sink your teeth into juicy burgers, get a sugar fix at a beloved Fresno bakery, or relax at an indie coffee shop. The options are endlessly delicious. So what are you waiting for? Search our delicious selection of Fresno restaurants, bars, tasting rooms and food tours and book your reservation today.
Fresno has one of the most dynamic dining scenes in the country, offering everything from street food to People’s Choice Award Winning restaurants. From California cuisine to organic ingredients, food trucks and Winter and Summer. dineFresno, Fresno’s culinary influence can be felt across the country. Food aficionados can experience the restaurants of Blufin, Mad Duck, Westwoods, Flemings, and Annex. Global kitchens can be found in culinary neighborhoods across Fresno.
Fresno has been revitalizing itself, this has led to numerous independent coffee chains opening and making their mark in Fresno. But it’s not just coffee – Fresno also enjoys a robust tea scene with places like Teazer’s, which boast several loose-leaf tea blends and herbals plus a steep bar for hot or chilled tea. Meanwhile, bakeries and dessert hot spots sprinkle Fresno with freshly baked pastries, artisan cupcakes and doughnuts, tempting chocolates, and sweet treats.
With more than 4,000 wineries across the state, California is the largest producer of premium wine in the country. Fresno has dozens of urban wineries within city limits, while there are 100-plus wineries and tasting rooms only a 30-minute drive away. North of Fresno, hundreds more wineries await in California Wine Country, where you can sip the state’s more than 70 varietals while overlooking the vineyards, showcase locally grown grapes and the inventive winemakers perfecting their craft. Cheers!
There’s no doubt about it, California is beer heaven. Some 850 craft breweries call the state home, California is the birthplace of the American craft brewing movement and at the forefront of the industry’s growth. Fresno is the perfect to sip a pint of local suds. Fresno county neighborhoods are packed with dozens of craft breweries, many within walking distance of one another. Meanwhile, bars and restaurants around town proudly feature locally brews on their menus, so you can raise a glass just about anywhere.
Every day of the year, there's a festival, performance, concert, reading or sporting event happening in Fresno.
There are unlimited opportunities to experience art, heritage, and culture. Visit a gallery or museum to discover one-of-a-kind art with Central Cal flair. We invite you to discover the creative pulse that makes Fresno such a great place.
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There are unlimited opportunities to experience art, heritage, and culture. Visit a gallery or museum to discover one-of-a-kind art with Central Cal flair. We invite you to discover the creative pulse that makes Fresno such a great place..
Start by browsing our list of annual festivals and events or search events..
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Step into a historic theater in downtown to catch up-and-coming music acts as well as touring Broadway productions.
There are unlimited opportunities to experience. Attend a festival—everything from ones all about wine, beer, and cider to music blockbusters and more—for every interest.
Start by browsing our list of annual festivals and events or search events by specific dates or interests.
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We are a city that loves its sports. Just take in the scarf-toting, jersey-wearing fans on any given game day to see what we mean.
There are is a variety of sports to experience. Attend a sports event today—everything from baseball, football, hockey, basketball and more—for every sports fan.
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