Modesto Blues Festival
The blues return to Modesto for this festival on Saturday featuring bands wailing both indoors and out. Check out the lineup of BluesBox Bayou Band, Bill Clifton's Chicken Whiskey Band, Deja Blues and VooDoo Killer. There also will be a car and bike show at the age 21 and over event.
WHEN: 4 to 10 p.m. Saturday, June 23
WHERE: The Seasons, 945 McHenry Ave., Modesto
"Grease" still the word
Modesto Performing Arts continues its Graffiti Summer spirit with a final weekend of its production of "Grease." The local theater company opened its 51st season with the rollicking musical, an ode to the 1950s rock 'n' roll, bobby socks and summer love.
Tuolumne Lumber Jubilee
The logging industry in Tuolumne County gets its 68th annual celebration this weekend as the Tuolumne Lumber Jubilee returns. There will be vendors, a carnival, parade, games, music, arm wrestling, logging contests and more, all ending with a tug-of-war contest on Sunday.
WHEN: 3-11 p.m. Friday, June 22; 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, June 23; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, June 24
WHERE: Tuolumne Memorial Park, Tuolumne
ADMISSION: Free; charge for carnival attractions
Graffiti Summer comes to an unofficial close with the 11th annual Rod & Custom Car Show, featuring classic cars, custom hot rods and music. Food and beverages will be available for purchase, including a breakfast from 7-10 a.m. Sunday.
WHEN: 9 a.m. Sunday, June 24
WHERE: Elks Lodge, 645 Charity Way