April 13, 2019

9:00am to Midnight - Turlock Fairgrounds


Tickets can be purchased at a pre-sale price of $10.00 to guarantee entrance to the festival at any time with in and out privileges. 

Each ONLINE ticket purchased receives one entry into our drawing for a chance to win a FREE round-trip flight from Oakland, CA to mainland Portugal or the Azores. All tickets purchased before April 13th are eligible to win. The winner will be announced at the festival on April 13th at approximately 8 p.m on the 51FIFTYLTM Stage. (Online Tickets Only)

Purchase Tickets Online Here

Purchase tickets in person at these locations!

  • 51FIFTY Apparel Store - 436 2nd Street, Livingston, CA 95334
  • Hilmar Portuguese Bakery - 8291 Lander Avenue, Hilmar, CA 95324
  • M&S Portuguese Bakery - 127 4th Street, Turlock, CA 95380
  • Popular Bakery - 1326 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126

Festival Day Admission

Admission to the San Joaquin Valley Portuguese Festival is FREE between the hours of 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

Children 10 and under are FREE all day.

Admission prices at the door after 12:00 PM will be as follows:

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM: $10.00

6:00 PM - 12:00 AM: $20.00

Vendor Booth Application - CLICK HERE

Temporary Food Facility Application - CLICK HERE

Temporary Food Permit Guidelines - CLICK HERE

OFFICIAL HOTEL PARTNERS OF THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY PORTUGUESE FESTIVAL

Fairfield Inn & Suites Turlock
  

Welcome to the Fairfield Inn & Suites Turlock hotel. Take pleasure in our 81 stunning hotel rooms featuring our contemporary "Green Tea Bedding package" with vibrant colors, rich, crisp linens & premium mattresses. Enjoy our complimentary HOT breakfast, complimentary wired/wireless internet, pool/spa area, 24 HR fitness area, and quality customer service.

Conveniently located within walking distance of more than 20 restaurants and shopping, we are within minutes of CSU Stanislaus, Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, Pedretti Sports Park, Hilmar Cheese & Land O' Lakes. The Fairfield Inn & Suites Turlock is an ideal location for business & leisure travelers alike. Discover an ideal choice amongst Turlock hotels at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott.

Book your group rate for Portuguese Festival - Turlock California

Last Day to Book: Monday, April 1, 2019

Book Now

Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites Turlock
  

When it comes to hotels in Turlock, outstanding service and a quality location near premium shopping and businesses allows for a relaxing experience. Modeled after the culture of the San Joaquin Valley, the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites Turlock - Highway 99 greets guests with swaying palm trees and earthy decorative tones that highlight the beauty of the surrounding area.

Located within Monte Vista Crossings, San Joaquin Valley's largest open-air shopping center, our hotel's location puts you conveniently near CSUS, Stanislaus County Fair Grounds, Pedretti Park and the Turlock Regional Sports Complex. Spend the afternoon enjoying the weather at Donnelly Park, then indulge in an evening at the Turlock Theatre, which proudly supports unbeatable local, regional and national performers.

We provide top-quality amenities for our guests, including 1,500 sq ft of meeting space, a 24-hour Business Center and free high-speed, wireless Internet access.

Book Now

Overnight RV Parking is available at the fairgrounds on a first come, first serve basis. There is LIMITED availability. Reservations are not accepted. Hookups are also available on a first come, first serve basis.

Price per night: $35 (cash only) paid upon arrival

*Carlos Vieira Foundation is not responsible for operations of RV parking. Please contact the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds with any questions or concerns.

Coming from North

  • CA-99 S
  • Follow CA-99 S to Fulkerth Rd in Turlock. Take exit 214 from CA-99 S
  • Take exit 214 for Fulkerth Rd
  • Continue on Fulkerth Rd. Drive to N Broadway
  • Use any lane to turn left onto Fulkerth Rd Pass by Del Taco (on the left)
  • Turn right onto N Golden State Blvd
  • Slight right onto N Front St
  • Turn right onto N Broadway - Destination will be on the right

Coming from South

  • CA-99 N
  • Take exit 209 for Golden State Blvd
  • Follow S Golden State Blvd and S 1st St to N Broadway in Turlock
  • Continue onto S Golden State Blvd
  • Turn left onto E F St
  • Turn right at the 1st cross street onto S 1st St
  • Continue onto W Canal Dr
  • Turn right onto N Broadway - Destination will be on the left
  • No Outside Food or Drinks
  • No Pets Allowed
  • No Ice Chests
  • No Weapons
  • No Gang Attire

Tickets can be purchased at a pre-sale price of $10.00 to guarantee entrance to the festival at any time with in and out privileges.

Each ONLINE ticket purchased receives one entry into our drawing for a chance to win a FREE round-trip flight from Oakland, CA to mainland Portugal or the Azores. All tickets purchased before April 13th are eligible to win. The winner will be announced at the festival on April 13th at approximately 8 p.m on the 51FIFTYLTM Stage. (Online Tickets Only)

Purchase Tickets Here

Purchase tickets in person at these locations!

  • 51FIFTY Apparel Store - 436 2nd Street, Livingston, CA 95334
  • Hilmar Portuguese Bakery - 8291 Lander Avenue, Hilmar, CA 95324
  • M&S Portuguese Bakery - 127 4th Street, Turlock, CA 95380
  • Popular Bakery - 1326 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126

Festival Day Admission

Admission to the San Joaquin Valley Portuguese Festival is FREE between the hours of 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

Children 10 and under are FREE all day.

Admission prices at the door after 12:00 PM will be as follows:

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM: $10.00

6:00 PM - 12:00 AM: $20.00

Vendor Booth Application - CLICK HERE

Temporary Food Facility Application - CLICK HERE

Temporary Food Permit Guidelines - CLICK HERE

OFFICIAL HOTEL PARTNERS OF THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY PORTUGUESE FESTIVAL

Fairfield Inn & Suites Turlock
  

Welcome to the Fairfield Inn & Suites Turlock hotel. Take pleasure in our 81 stunning hotel rooms featuring our contemporary "Green Tea Bedding package" with vibrant colors, rich, crisp linens & premium mattresses. Enjoy our complimentary HOT breakfast, complimentary wired/wireless internet, pool/spa area, 24 HR fitness area, and quality customer service.

Conveniently located within walking distance of more than 20 restaurants and shopping, we are within minutes of CSU Stanislaus, Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, Pedretti Sports Park, Hilmar Cheese & Land O' Lakes. The Fairfield Inn & Suites Turlock is an ideal location for business & leisure travelers alike. Discover an ideal choice amongst Turlock hotels at Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott.

Book your group rate for Portuguese Festival - Turlock California

Last Day to Book: Monday, April 1, 2019

Book Now

Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites Turlock
  

When it comes to hotels in Turlock, outstanding service and a quality location near premium shopping and businesses allows for a relaxing experience. Modeled after the culture of the San Joaquin Valley, the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites Turlock - Highway 99 greets guests with swaying palm trees and earthy decorative tones that highlight the beauty of the surrounding area.

Located within Monte Vista Crossings, San Joaquin Valley's largest open-air shopping center, our hotel's location puts you conveniently near CSUS, Stanislaus County Fair Grounds, Pedretti Park and the Turlock Regional Sports Complex. Spend the afternoon enjoying the weather at Donnelly Park, then indulge in an evening at the Turlock Theatre, which proudly supports unbeatable local, regional and national performers.

We provide top-quality amenities for our guests, including 1,500 sq ft of meeting space, a 24-hour Business Center and free high-speed, wireless Internet access.

San Joaquin Valley Portuguese Festival Attendees use code “SJVPF” At check out for discounted rate.


Book Now

Overnight RV Parking is available at the fairgrounds on a first come, first serve basis. There is LIMITED availability. Reservations are not accepted. Hookups are also available on a first come, first serve basis.

Price per night: $35 (cash only) paid upon arrival

*Carlos Vieira Foundation is not responsible for operations of RV parking. Please contact the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds with any questions or concerns.

Coming from North

  • CA-99 S
  • Follow CA-99 S to Fulkerth Rd in Turlock. Take exit 214 from CA-99 S
  • Take exit 214 for Fulkerth Rd
  • Continue on Fulkerth Rd. Drive to N Broadway
  • Use any lane to turn left onto Fulkerth Rd Pass by Del Taco (on the left)
  • Turn right onto N Golden State Blvd
  • Slight right onto N Front St
  • Turn right onto N Broadway - Destination will be on the right

Coming from South

  • CA-99 N
  • Take exit 209 for Golden State Blvd
  • Follow S Golden State Blvd and S 1st St to N Broadway in Turlock
  • Continue onto S Golden State Blvd
  • Turn left onto E F St
  • Turn right at the 1st cross street onto S 1st St
  • Continue onto W Canal Dr
  • Turn right onto N Broadway - Destination will be on the left
  • No Outside Food or Drinks
  • No Pets Allowed
  • No Ice Chests
  • No Weapons
  • No Gang Attire

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Presenting Sponsor

Our Presenting Sponor, PFSA offers financial services to protect members and their families and provides cultural, social, educational and charitable activities.

PFSA has the largest membership and the financially strongest Portuguese Fraternal Benefit Society in the Nation. The PFSA Home Office is located in San Leandro, CA and the Society is licensed to transact business in California, Nevada and Rhode Island and has 67 fraternal councils (local subordinate chapters). They are proud of the dreams and vision of their forefathers and continue to honor their vision by succeeding and meeting the challenges of the XXI century with dignity and pride.


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