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Limited seating is available for Brett Young at the Fruit Yard Amphitheater.

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CARNEGIE CENTER FOR THE ARTS 209-632-5761

Until May 28, “Pervasive Innovation: Ceramic Sculpture in Northern California”. Until July 23, “Farms & Fields” with reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on May 6. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday. 250 N. Broadway, Turlock. www.carnegieartsturlock.org.

CENTRAL CALIFORNIA ART ASSOCIATION AND MISTLIN GALLERY 209-529-3369

From May 3 to June 4, “Trash to Treasures: Found Object Art, Upcycled, Repurposed, Recycled Art.” Gallery hours: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 1015 J Modesto St. ccaagallery.org.

KRUSE LUCAS ART GALLERY 209-529-9111

Until May, “The Art of Pastel by Janet Hardie”. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. 525 Tully Road, Modesto.

MCHENRY MUSEUM 209-618-5387

Until May, “whimsical art”. Current exhibitions. From 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. from Friday to Sunday. 1402 I Street, Modesto.

CENTRAL VALLEY BREWFEST May 7

More than 150 beers to taste. Also art and music. There will be a VIP wine tasting tent. Event reserved for 21 years and over. Noon to 5 p.m. Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, 900 N. Broadway. $40 to $55. Designated driver ticket $20. www.cvbrewfest.com.

CINCO DE MAYO PARADE May 7

South Modesto Businesses United presents this annual parade down Crows Landing Road, from Olivero Road to Glenn Avenue, with floats featuring local businesses, youth groups, horses and more. 11am-1pm Free. 209-883-8760.

CERES RUE DO May 7-8

Live shows, car and truck show, food booths, crafts and collectibles, exhibits and more. 10am-6pm Saturday; 10am-4pm Sunday. Downtown Ceres. Free. www.ceresstreetfaire.org.

MOTHER LODE ROUNDUP May 7-8

Parade and rodeos sponsored by the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Band. Parade Saturday at 10 a.m. in downtown Sonora. Saturday and Sunday rodeos at the Mother Lode Fairgrounds begin at 2 p.m. Rodeo tickets cost between $7 and $22. www.motherloderroundup.com.

MODESTO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET Until December 17

A variety of vendors. Market hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays. (Thursday markets end Nov. 17.) 16th Street between H and I streets. modestocfm.com.

TEA AND BRUNCH FOR MOTHER’S DAY May 7

Hosted by the Stanislaus County Veterans Foundation. 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. 3500 Coffee Road, Modesto. Pre-registration required. $35. 209-480-9309.

GALLO ARTS CENTER

WIJERATNE CONCERTO May 6-7

Modesto Symphony Orchestra. 7:30 p.m. $39 to $71.

“ON THE GOLDEN POND” May 6-8

Gallo Center Repertory Company presents the classic. 7:30 p.m. May 6-7, 2 p.m. May 8. $15-$30.

MYSO FINAL CONCERT May 7

Modesto Youth Symphony Orchestra. 2 p.m. $5-$14.

NEIL BERG’S 50 YEARS OF ROCK ‘N ROLL May 8

Rock review. 4 p.m. $29-$59.

CELTIC WOMAN May 12

Story and song celebrating Ireland’s musical and cultural heritage. 7:30 p.m. $49 to $99.

WHO ALIVE ANYWAY? May 14

Improv show with Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis and Joel Murray. 7:30 p.m. $29 to $79.

The Gallo Center for the Arts is located at 1000 I St., Modesto. Call 209-338-2100. www.galloarts.org.

FIRST FRIDAYS CONCERTS Until December 2

Full bar, food, information booths and vendors. May 6, Pure Bandido; June 3, Dr. Tequila and the Mob Mission; July 1, Alameda Allstars; August 5, Keith Burrows Band; September 2, Chasing Anthems; October 7, Dive Bar Poets; November 4, Leilani and distractions; December 2, Famous Hits Band. 6:30 p.m. Copperopolis Armory, 695 Main St. $10 to $15. www.creativecopperopolis.com.

THE GROUP OF MARIO FLORES May 6

Latin music. First round of Friday concerts with full bar, food, information booths and vendors. 21 and over only. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Copperopolis Armory, 695 Main Street, Copperopolis. $15. richard@varrasso.com

Country singer with Matt Ferranti. 7 p.m. Fruit Yard Amphitheater, 7948 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto. $47 to $97. www.thefruityardevents.com.

TRACE ADKINS May 14

Country singer with Craig Morgan. 7 p.m. Fruit Yard Amphitheater, 7948 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto. $45 to $115. www.thefruityardevents.com.

CARNEGIE ARTS CENTER 2022 ART OF DESIGN: HOME & GARDEN TOUR May 13-14

Self-guided tours of five homes on May 14 in Turlock that represent a variety of styles and sizes. On May 13, a sunset tour of a classic 1940s home is not part of the Saturday tour. Proceeds support the Carnegie Arts Center. Twilight tour 6-10 p.m. May 13; regular visit from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 14. Sunset tour $90, regular tour $30. www.carnegieartsturlock.org

MOVIE: “THE DUKE” May 6-9

In 1961, a 60-year-old taxi driver stole Goya’s portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London.

Davis High School Awards Program. 7 p.m.

MOVIE: “CINDERELLA” May 7

Donuts, coffee and cartoons featuring the Walt Disney classic. 10 a.m. $5.

FILM: “THE RACE” WITH AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETATION May 12-15

Opera Modesto’s children’s opera film brings five famous Aesop fables to life. It will be presented in narrative-style sign language and with English subtitles.

FILM: “SKIP” May 13-14

Anne is a bright young student with a bright future until she gets pregnant.

FILM: “THE LOST CITY” May 13-16

A reclusive novelist is drawn into an attempted kidnapping.

MOVIE: “KISS ME DEADLY” May 15

Modesto Film Society presents a classic. 2 p.m. $9.

CAR SHOW AND FILM May 15

American Chevrolet and Impalamino Flick present a car show and “Boulevard Nights” movie with guests Ballet Folklórico Anáhuac, DJ Crushcon and the Burn and Rave podcast. 6 p.m. $15.

The State Theater is located at 1307 J St., Modesto. Call 209-527-4697. www.thestate.org.

“STEEL MAGNOLIAS” Until May 15

Sierra Repertory Theater presents the story of six southern women who care for each other through good times and bad. Wednesday lunchtimes; 2 p.m. on Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays; 7 p.m. Friday to Saturday. East Sonora Theater, 13891 Mono Way. $20 to $44. www.sierrarep.org.

LISTINGS WANTED Until May 28

Carnegie Arts Center is accepting art submissions for its Carnegie Art Showcase, an all-media juried exhibition. www.carnegieartsturlock.org/call-for-entries.

This story was originally published May 4, 2022 12:13 p.m.

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