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Located about half way between Los Angeles and San Francisco, Fresno is the 5th largest city in California by population and 34th largest in the United States. It is located in the Central Valley Region in California, which is an agriculture-rich area of the state, so Fresno is well known for the variety and amount of food grown. In fact, Fresno is the top agricultural county in the nation, boasting $7.9 billion in revenue in 2018 from over 350 crops including almonds, peaches, pistachios, cotton, tomatoes, nectarines and more.
Fresno is also a very active city with a vibrant business district, filled with a huge variety of great restaurants, bars, museums, shop, spas, hotels and more. Areas like Downtown, The Tower District and Woodward Park offer a huge amount of activities and things to do all year long. If you are visiting the Fresno, make sure you check the weather, especially in the summer when temperatures can easily exceed 100 °F.
If you are looking for things to do in Fresno, you will find a variety of options from weekly farmers markets to music festivals. Popular attractions include the Forestiere Underground Gardens, a visit to the Fresno Chaffee Zoo, The Island Water Park, taking in a show at the historic Tower Theater, doing some skiing and snowboarding at China Peak Mountain Resort and taking a winery tour to Moravia Wines. Annual events include the Big Fresno Fair, watching the Fresno Grizzlies minor league baseball team at Chukchansi Park, watching the Tower District Mardi Gras Parade, checking out the Clovis Rodeo, listening to great music at the Summer Concerts in the Park and more.
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