Looking for something fun to do near Escalon this year? Here’s a list of our favorites.
1. September 26th-27th, 2015 – Bloomingcamp Ranch, Oakdale, CA – Harvest Festival
Enjoy live music, kids activities, food and an array of arts and crafts at the beautiful Bloomingcamp Ranch.
2. October 3rd-31st, 2015 – Dell’ Osso Farms – Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch
Dell’ Osso is home to the world-famous corn mazes. Get lost in the maze, explore the spooky haunted house, take the kids to the petting zoo and don’t forget to shoot the pumpkin blasters!
3. September 25th – October 31st, 2015 – Dutch Hollow Farms – Pumpkin Patch
In the fall, this beautiful tulip farm transforms to a pumpkin patch full of activities for the little ones. Enjoy a hay ride, a mini hay maze, the animals and more.
4. Open all Fall and Winter – Oakdale Cheese and Specialties – Cheese Factory and Farm
10040 State Highway 120, just north of Oakdale near the intersection of River/Rodden Road and State Highway 120.
Enjoy a fresh grilled gouda and a warm cup of soup while you watch the kids feed the goats, llamas, chickens and fish. Don’t forget to bring quarters for the feed.
5. October 10th – 11th, 2015 – Riverbank Cheese and Wine Festival, Riverbank, CA
On October 10th and 11th, starting at 10:00AM, the City of Riverbank invites you to enjoy the many offerings at Riverbank’s 40th annual Cheese and Wine Exposition. And, back by popular demand, craft beers are returning to the mix! More than 100 vendors, consisting of artists and crafters from all over the United States, and food booths, add excitement to this festive occasion. Attend this event, and let the award winning cheeses, wines, and craft beers tantalize your taste buds.
This year’s tasting event will feature a wide array of locally produced artisanal cheeses, wines that showcase the Central Valley’s most outstanding grapes, several varietals that are newly being imported to our region, as well as a selection of craft beers – all individually chosen to highlight the best and most delicious tastes of our region. Tasting tickets are $20 in advance and $30 at the event, available for purchase online and at select outlets September 1st.
In addition, the street faire will be filled with over 100 vendors, a full carnival, a fantastic kids area with rides and games, and live music. This irresistible street festival is a great event for the whole family. General admission is free, and tasting tickets are just $20 in advance.
6. October 3rd – 4th, 2015 – Escalon City Wide Yard Sale
Fall wouldn’t be the same without the city wide yard sale. One person’s trash is another person’s treasure. There’s no telling what you’ll find this year!