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.
- Placer County Fairgrounds Roseville, CA 95678 in ROSEVILLE, CA
Every June, the country hosts its annual fair that features a traditional carnival midway, rides and food that accompany a number of events from rodeos to auto races and live concerts. Visitors of all ages enjoy the wide range of exhibits, fun and entertainment.
Celebrate the flavors of fine chocolate from around the world: This event offers the creative displays produced by professional chocolatiers. The culinary festival provides guests with everything from the history of the confection to manufacturing secrets and elaborate, artistic creations. At least 100 vendors offer samples of their finest products.
Golden Gate Park hosts the annual event that combines gourmet food, music and arts in August. Over 200 food and beverage venues from the Bay region offer guests samples of their delights while the most popular bands in the country play on. Local craft artists also present exhibitions of their creations.
- Monterey County Fairgrounds Monterey, CA 93940 in MONTEREY, CA
The 2020 Virtual Festival will be streamed online on YouTube. One three-day long weekend every September, hundreds of artists that include the biggest names in jazz, blues and funk come together on the 20-acre Monterey Fairgrounds for one of the most celebrated musical events in the country. Entertainment also includes films and workshops for younger guests. Vendors offer beverages, food and products.
- Indian Wells Tennis Garden 78200 Miles Avenue - Indian Wells, CA 92210 in INDIAN WELLS, CA
Every year, the Indian Wells Tennis Garden serves as the location for the ultimate in art fairs. Over 200 artisans covering every art and crafts genre imaginable arrive with unique pieces for sale. Visitors also have the opportunity of viewing live demonstrations. The festival features live entertainment and a variety of gourmet foods.
- Community Center Ripon, CA in RIPON, CA
Centered on the blooming of the almond trees, this weekend event in February provides a carnival like atmosphere complete with parades, friendly competitions and rides along with arts and crafts exhibits and a selection of events evolving around almonds.