As the most populous state, California is bursting with opportunities and attractions. From the glitz and glamor of Hollywood to the majestic redwood forests, California has something for almost any visitor. Visitors and residents will have no trouble keeping themselves occupied at any time of the year.
- Name of location LOS ANGELES, CA
Though not necessarily held on May 5th, the event represents the grandest Cinco de Mayo festival on the planet. Live entertainment, food, competitions and many other family orientated activities take place on a 24-square block location.
- Name of location ANGELS CAMP, CA
Spend a May weekend in a "state fair like atmosphere filled with animals, exhibits and entertainment that includes the historic frog jumping contest. Now an American tradition, the fair offers food and fun for the entire family.
- Name of location OXNARD, CA
Every May, strawberry growers and lovers come together and enjoy one of the most popular fruits in the country. The 75 acres of College Park hosts the event that offers eating contests, arts and crafts, cooking demonstrations and dozens of food vendors all centered around the luscious red fruit. The festivities also include live entertainment and rides.
- Name of location SACRAMENTO, CA
Memorial Day celebrations include this Sacramento event that features over 125 bands performing everything from jazz and blues to country, rock and Latin. Enjoy live street performances, music in small, intimate settings and concerts at the Convention Center.
- Name of location TEMECULA, CA
The five day event celebrates the arts at Lake Skinner in the middle of July. Enjoy contemporary art through a variety of genres spanning from paintings to massive sculptures. Dozens of musicians offer live performances and interactive exhibits encourage guests to bond in a mutual appreciation of creative ex<x>pression.
- Name of location CONCORD, CA
Though the Memorial Day weekend event focuses on the youngest members of the community, entire families enjoy the three days of events that include live shows, exhibits and various activities. The festivities also provide rides, a food court and over 100 vendors displaying arts and crafts.