Gallo Center for the Arts
Ages: 3 and up
Cost: see website for details
Parking: Yes - 802 12th Street (parking garage)
Features: Snack Stand
The Gallo Center for the Arts provides cultural and educational experiences for families. Gallo is a state-of-the-art performance complex in downtown Modesto, and hosts a wide range of performances such as music concerts, magic shows, dance performances, musicals, and plays.
Gallo Center for the Arts has two main theaters. The Mary Stuart Rogers theater has seating for 1250. The Foster Family Theater offers a more intimate setting and has seating for 444.
Upcoming family events:
- Modesto Symphony Orchestra Holiday Pops
- YES Company: Gift of Song
- Elves and the Shoemaker
- Central West Ballet's "The Nutcracker"
- Drumline LIVE
- Miss Nelson is Missing
- Eth-Noh-Tec Storytellers
- The Velveteen Rabbit
- Modesto Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert
- Choo-Choo Soul
- Bradley Fields: Out of Thin Air!
- The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
- Treasured Stories by Eric Carle
- Charlotte's Web
- Tomas & the Library Lady
- An Evening of Dance
- Charlie & the Chocolate Factory
- The House at Pooh Corner
- The Milkshake Band
- Jack Hanna's Into the Wild Live!
Reviewed on 11/05/2013
We have been to many, many shows at Gallo including comedy shows, concerts, and musical theater productions. This past weekend a friend of mine won tickets (and shared) so I took my 4 year old to see Laurie Berkner here on Saturday and we all had a blast! It reminded me how fortunate we are to have such a wonderful art center right here in Modesto. There are truly no bad seats at Gallo. We were in the middle section, pretty far back, and...more