Discover | downtown events calendar
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
2
Santa’s Workshop by Ideaworks 9:00 AM
Santa’s Workshop by Ideaworks @ Pop-Up
Dec 2 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Santa's Workshop by Ideaworks @ Pop-Up
Santa’s Workshop by Ideaworks during The Funky Fulton Christmas Parade in downtown Fresno. Santa is coming to Fresno! Help him make toys with Ideaworks STEAM activities for kids and adults. Build and race your own... View Article
Annual Holiday Studio Sale 10:00 AM
Annual Holiday Studio Sale @ Kliszewski Glass
Dec 2 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Annual Holiday Studio Sale @ Kliszewski Glass
Join us for the final day of our Annual Holiday Studio Sale. There will be live glass blowing, refreshments, tons of cool new glass, paintings, jewelry, photography, monsters, sculptural pieces, ornaments, cards & more! For... View Article
Wreath Making with Glory Laurel from Whole Systems Ag & Floral 10:00 AM
Wreath Making with Glory Laurel from Whole Systems Ag & Floral @ Root
Dec 2 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Wreath Making with Glory Laurel from Whole Systems Ag & Floral @ Root
‘Tis the season and it’s time to get festive! Our favorite workshop from last year is back. Join us for this creative and oh so fragrant morning learning the art of wreath making. In this... View Article
88th Annual Downtown Fresno Christmas Parade 11:00 AM
88th Annual Downtown Fresno Christmas Parade @ Downtown Fresno
Dec 2 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
88th Annual Downtown Fresno Christmas Parade @ Downtown Fresno
The 88th Annual Downtown Fresno Christmas Parade returns to its original location, the newly (re)opened Fulton Street! This year’s theme is “A Funky Fulton Christmas”. Who:  Performers, Marching Bands, Bands, Clubs, and Organizations What: Parade... View Article
Super Sumobot Saturdays 2:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 2 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Every Saturday at 2 p.m. at Fresno Ideaworks ALL AGES – FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Sumobot kits available for purchase (only $50) — or bring your own. More information –> http://fresnoideaworks.org/wp/super-sumobot-saturdays/
3
It’s A Wonderful Craftapalooza 2 10:00 AM
It’s A Wonderful Craftapalooza 2 @ Yoshi NOW!
Dec 3 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
It's A Wonderful Craftapalooza 2 @ Yoshi NOW!
Sun. Dec 3rd | 10am -4pm | Yoshi NOW! Craftapalooza is back at home front for early Christmas shopping! Featured Vendors Casual Glitz Goblintown Creations LiBe Bears Sloppy Stitches And Many, Many More To Come!... View Article
4
5
Fridita paint Class – Downtown Fresno 6:00 PM
Fridita paint Class – Downtown Fresno @ Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant
Dec 5 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Fridita paint Class – Downtown Fresno @ Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant
Join us for our first paint class in our new space in downtown Fresno!!!! You can expect an afternoon of delicious food, top-shelf drinks, instructional painting and music by our DJ all while supporting the... View Article
6
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks 5:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 6 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Attention fiber arts people! Whether you spin, knit, crochet, weave, or just like the way yarn feels in your fingers, come on out and join us! We’re your people. This is a free event that... View Article
7
ARTS & HOPS at the Beer Garden 4:00 PM
ARTS & HOPS at the Beer Garden @ Tioga Sequoia Brewing Co.
Dec 7 @ 4:00 PM – 11:00 PM
ARTS & HOPS at the Beer Garden @ Tioga Sequoia Brewing Co.
Arts & Hops at the Beer Garden! Join us on Thursday, December 7th for our second anticiapated Star Wars themed Art Hop event of the year. This month the force will unleash two Hop forward... View Article
Art Hop: Hannah Desch Ceramics, Fresno Gift Pic, & More 5:00 PM
Art Hop: Hannah Desch Ceramics, Fresno Gift Pic, & More @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
Dec 7 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Art Hop: Hannah Desch Ceramics, Fresno Gift Pic, & More @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
Stop by Full Circle Brewing Co. for your December arthop and enjoy art, beer, and family fun! Featuring art by: -Hannah Desch Ceramics -Fresno Gift Pic (Pedro Urena) -Meg Fielder (paintings) -Hippie Kitty Creations (jewelry)... View Article
December ArtHop at M Street Arts Complex 5:00 PM
December ArtHop at M Street Arts Complex @ M Street Arts Complex
Dec 7 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
December ArtHop at M Street Arts Complex @ M Street Arts Complex
Featured exhibition: Fresno Unified School District Students’ work. Resident artists: Ma Ly, Painter and Art Instructor www.artbymaly.com Michele Ricci-Koch, Photographer www.facebook.com/michelemichaelsphotography Reneeta Anthony www.a3concepts.net Denine Bennett, Painter and Art Teacher www.sublimetimefun.com Jeff Hill, Photographer www.facebook.com/junkafy... View Article
Join us for Arthop tonight! 5:00 PM
Join us for Arthop tonight! @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Dec 7 @ 5:00 PM
Join us for Arthop tonight! @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Join us on arthop night to view local art and local Valley icons. Stop by and have a chat with us and hear about upcoming events at the AAHCMSJV Museum!
CMAC’s Ugly Sweater Party & Potluck 5:30 PM
CMAC’s Ugly Sweater Party & Potluck @ CMAC
Dec 7 @ 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
CMAC’s Ugly Sweater Party & Potluck @ CMAC
Join us at CMAC on Thursday, December 7 from 5:30 to 8pm. We’ll have lots of great food and some fun games to play as well. Wear an ugly sweater for a chance to win... View Article
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks 6:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 7 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Join us for our free weekly 3D Thursday group! It’s a night to focus on CAD software of all types, 3D printing, laser cutting, and all forms of CNC prototyping. Come down and get your... View Article
Fresno Swing Dance at Art Hop! 8:00 PM
Fresno Swing Dance at Art Hop! @ Cultural Arts District Park
Dec 7 @ 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Fresno Swing Dance at Art Hop! @ Cultural Arts District Park
Lindy Hop at Art Hop with Fresno Swing Dance! FREE dancing at the Cultural Arts Park in downtown Fresno. Keep yourself warm this December by dancing with us! All-ages are welcomed! Fresno Swing Dance is a... View Article
8
9
Second Saturday @Mstreet 12:00 PM
Second Saturday @Mstreet @ M Street Arts Complex
Dec 9 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Second Saturday @Mstreet @ M Street Arts Complex
Join M Street Arts Complex Resident aritist in a afternoon of Art and fun. All ages are welcome.
Santacon 2017 2:00 PM
Santacon 2017 @ Tioga Sequoia Brewing Co.
Dec 9 @ 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Santacon 2017 @ Tioga Sequoia Brewing Co.
Join Skippy- Radio DJ and the New Rock Street Team and a horde of jolly Christmas characters for a favorite holiday tradition– Santacon! Kick off your own self-led pub crawl through Downtown Fresno, or stay and play... View Article
Super Sumobot Saturdays 2:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 9 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Every Saturday at 2 p.m. at Fresno Ideaworks ALL AGES – FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Sumobot kits available for purchase (only $50) — or bring your own. More information –> http://fresnoideaworks.org/wp/super-sumobot-saturdays/
10
MAD’s Art Tour #3 10:00 AM
MAD’s Art Tour #3 @ Downtown Fresno Partnership
Dec 10 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
MAD’s Art Tour #3 @ Downtown Fresno Partnership
We will meet across the street from the Downtown Fresno Partnership before making our way up Fulton St through the Mural District. Take a walk with me and enrich your life with art while you... View Article
Pancakes & Pajamas with Santa 10:00 AM
Pancakes & Pajamas with Santa @ COMMON SPACE
Dec 10 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Pancakes & Pajamas with Santa @ COMMON SPACE
‘Tis the season! Come join us in your pajamas for a morning of pancakes, hot cocoa, cookies and other holiday goodies! Santa will also be here to meet the kids and for photos ✨ Share... View Article
2nd Sunday Market Bazaar 11:00 AM
2nd Sunday Market Bazaar @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
Dec 10 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2nd Sunday Market Bazaar @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
A fun day of shopping, entertainment, craft beer. Many type of vendors offering handcrafted woodworking, glass etching, handcrafted soaps, wreaths, essential oils and so much more! Come join us for a super day of fun... View Article
Creative Fresno Cookie Decorating Party 1:00 PM
Creative Fresno Cookie Decorating Party @ Tree Of Life Fresno
Dec 10 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Creative Fresno Cookie Decorating Party @ Tree Of Life Fresno
Join us for a fun, festive afternoon to get you in the holiday spirit! We will have dozens of sugar cookies and a variety of decorations to help you create & customize your holiday treats!... View Article
Gingerbread and Santa 3:00 PM
Gingerbread and Santa @ COMMON SPACE
Dec 10 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Gingerbread and Santa @ COMMON SPACE
Family fun day! Bring the kids and come decorate gingerbread houses. Only $30/house Gingerbread houses are freshly baked. All supplies included. There will be demonstrations and tips and tricks taught by Chef Caroline. Santa will... View Article
11
12
Poetry Out Loud 6:30 PM
Poetry Out Loud @ Pacific Southwest Building
Dec 12 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Poetry Out Loud @ Pacific Southwest Building
12|12|17 Its Poetry Night at PSWB. Join us at workspace and let’s Poet together!
13
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks 5:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 13 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Attention fiber arts people! Whether you spin, knit, crochet, weave, or just like the way yarn feels in your fingers, come on out and join us! We’re your people. This is a free event that... View Article
Crafting Night at Full Circle Brewing 6:00 PM
Crafting Night at Full Circle Brewing @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
Dec 13 @ 6:00 PM
Crafting Night at Full Circle Brewing @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
We are back for our last Craft Night at Full Circle Brewing. These are our only discounted classes. Use code bringafriend on the purchase of two tickets and you both save $5. We have lots... View Article
14
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks 6:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Join us for our free weekly 3D Thursday group! It’s a night to focus on CAD software of all types, 3D printing, laser cutting, and all forms of CNC prototyping. Come down and get your... View Article
15
Grinch Paint Class- Downtown Fresno 7:00 PM
Grinch Paint Class- Downtown Fresno @ Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant
Dec 15 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Grinch Paint Class- Downtown Fresno @ Los Panchos Mexican Restaurant
Join us for our holiday Grinch celebration in Downtown Fresno!!! You can expect an evening of delicious food, strong drinks, instructional painting and up-beat music by our DJ all night long!!!
16
Futsal Tournament 10:00 AM
Futsal Tournament @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
Dec 16 @ 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Futsal Tournament @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
CenCal Cosmos is bringing to you a futsal tournament at Full Circle Brewery. Registration ends December 5 and space is limited so sign your team up as soon as possible. The tournament is a fundraiser... View Article
Rush Day 2017 11:00 AM
Rush Day 2017 @ Tioga Sequoia Brewing Co.
Dec 16 @ 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Rush Day 2017 @ Tioga Sequoia Brewing Co.
We are pleased to announce the Fourth Annual “Rush Day” at the Tioga Sequoia Beer Garden (745 Fulton, Fresno, CA 93721) on December 16th, 2017 from 11am until 11pm.
Super Sumobot Saturdays 2:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 16 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Every Saturday at 2 p.m. at Fresno Ideaworks ALL AGES – FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Sumobot kits available for purchase (only $50) — or bring your own. More information –> http://fresnoideaworks.org/wp/super-sumobot-saturdays/
17
Taste of Fresno 5: Festival of Fresno 1:00 PM
Taste of Fresno 5: Festival of Fresno @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
Dec 17 @ 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Taste of Fresno 5: Festival of Fresno @ Full Circle Brewing Co.
Featuring all vendors in the valley to promote their local business. Crafters, Artists, Makers, Direct Sales, and Food Trucks needed! This will be smaller as all festivities will be inside for an amazing Christmas Concert... View Article
18
19
20
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks 5:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 20 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Attention fiber arts people! Whether you spin, knit, crochet, weave, or just like the way yarn feels in your fingers, come on out and join us! We’re your people. This is a free event that... View Article
21
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks 6:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 21 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Join us for our free weekly 3D Thursday group! It’s a night to focus on CAD software of all types, 3D printing, laser cutting, and all forms of CNC prototyping. Come down and get your... View Article
22
Holiday Mercado 2017 6:00 PM
Holiday Mercado 2017 @ Fres.Co
Dec 22 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Holiday Mercado 2017 @ Fres.Co
Attention last minute shoppers! Stop procrastinating and come get your holiday lists checked off with us. Located at our downtown Fres.Co space, Holiday Mercado is the spot to get your dope, locally made gifts for... View Article
23
Super Sumobot Saturdays 2:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 23 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Every Saturday at 2 p.m. at Fresno Ideaworks ALL AGES – FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Sumobot kits available for purchase (only $50) — or bring your own. More information –> http://fresnoideaworks.org/wp/super-sumobot-saturdays/
24
25
26
Kwanzaa Program 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Dec 26 @ 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
AAHCMSJV will be hosting an educational and celebratory program for Kwanzaa! We will have several guest speakers from the 26th of December to January 1st!
27
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks 5:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 27 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Wooly Wednesdays at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Attention fiber arts people! Whether you spin, knit, crochet, weave, or just like the way yarn feels in your fingers, come on out and join us! We’re your people. This is a free event that... View Article
Kwanzaa Program 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Dec 27 @ 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
AAHCMSJV will be hosting an educational and celebratory program for Kwanzaa! We will have several guest speakers from the 26th of December to January 1st!
28
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks 6:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 28 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
3D Thursday at Fresno Ideaworks @ Fresno Ideaworks
Join us for our free weekly 3D Thursday group! It’s a night to focus on CAD software of all types, 3D printing, laser cutting, and all forms of CNC prototyping. Come down and get your... View Article
Kwanzaa Program 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Dec 28 @ 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
AAHCMSJV will be hosting an educational and celebratory program for Kwanzaa! We will have several guest speakers from the 26th of December to January 1st!
29
Kwanzaa Program 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Dec 29 @ 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
AAHCMSJV will be hosting an educational and celebratory program for Kwanzaa! We will have several guest speakers from the 26th of December to January 1st!
30
Super Sumobot Saturdays 2:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Dec 30 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Super Sumobot Saturdays @ Fresno Ideaworks
Every Saturday at 2 p.m. at Fresno Ideaworks ALL AGES – FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Sumobot kits available for purchase (only $50) — or bring your own. More information –> http://fresnoideaworks.org/wp/super-sumobot-saturdays/
Kwanzaa Program 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Dec 30 @ 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
AAHCMSJV will be hosting an educational and celebratory program for Kwanzaa! We will have several guest speakers from the 26th of December to January 1st!
31
Kwanzaa Program 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
Dec 31 @ 6:00 PM
Kwanzaa Program @ African American Historical and Cultural Museum of the San Joaquin Valley
AAHCMSJV will be hosting an educational and celebratory program for Kwanzaa! We will have several guest speakers from the 26th of December to January 1st!