Did you know that during the early pandemic, Moses Chun was quietly building a multi million dollar entertainment center for Fresno to enjoy? It’s true! Chun and his partners have been hard at … [Read more...] about X Lanes: Now Open at Fashion Fair Mall
Last Friday we launched our first ever Car Scavenger Hunt as a way to get everyone in your home out, having fun and still safely socially-distanced. From the looks of things, you guys had a … [Read more...] about FresYes Car Scavenger Hunt – Week 1 Update!
Janice and Daryn Coleman recently relocated from the Bay Area to Fresno, calling the city their home in May of this year. They survived their first Fresno summer but, more importantly, they … [Read more...] about Ghost Golf offers ghoulish fun in Fresno
If you’ve ever spent time in downtown Fresno, odds are you’ve noticed the distinctive marquee and entrance of the Crest Theatre located on the southwest corner of Broadway and Fresno streets. Its … [Read more...] about Enjoy holiday movies at the Historic Crest Theatre this December
Something sweet is happening in downtown Fresno this weekend. If you like candy and games, grab a friend and head to Piñata Fest at Arte Américas. It's a brand new festival featuring music, food, … [Read more...] about Head Downtown This Saturday to Enjoy Piñata Fest
I'm a huge fan of Disneyland. Really huge. I've even written a book about it. So I thought with the summer season starting this week, it might be fun to do a guide showing what's arriving at, or … [Read more...] about Here’s What’s New at the Disneyland Resort in Summer 2017
If you're looking for a unique activity over Memorial Day Weekend, you'll find it in Coalinga. A small town nestled in the hills, it might not seem like the first choice for adventure. But every … [Read more...] about Coalinga’s Horned Toad Derby Promises Cow Drops, Seed Spitting, and Odes to a Toad (of sorts)
Last week, ValleyPBS, Fresno’s local PBS station, celebrated its 40th anniversary. Originally founded by the Fresno County Office of Education with donated equipment and a grant from the federal … [Read more...] about Everything You Should Know About ValleyPBS as it Celebrates 40 Amazing Years
Clovis is generally considered to be very peaceful and quiet. In fact, it's been called the number one city in which to raise a family in California. However, there's one bank in town … [Read more...] about Watch a Clovis bank get robbed this weekend
Holiday Storytime Events at Barnes & Noble Pajamas? Check. "Choo-choo" obsessed toddler? Check. With that in mind I walked into Barnes & Noble last weekend with my kiddo in tow. They … [Read more...] about All Aboard! Next stop – Holiday Storytime Events at Barnes & Noble
Where to cut your own Christmas Tree One of my favorite holiday memories as a little kid was heading out to the Christmas tree farm to choose and cut our tree. It was definitely a family … [Read more...] about Chopping Down the Christmas Tree
Roo Walkabout at the Chaffee Zoo Things are always moving and shaking (and hopping, and flapping) at the Chaffee Zoo. I spent a lot of time at this zoo as a kid, back in the days of Nosey. I … [Read more...] about Go on a Walkabout at the Chaffee Zoo!
The FresYes Pumpkin Patch Guide It’s that spooky, sugary time of year! Halloween is just around the corner, and the children in your life are thinking about their costumes, candy and of course, … [Read more...] about FresYes Pumpkin Patch Guide – 2016 Edition
Shaver lake Summer Day Trip With the school year starting back up again, and both my kiddo’s life and my own work life revolving heavily around the busy times of the school year – the past two … [Read more...] about Shaver Lake: The End of Summer Day Trip You Need in Your Life
Island Waterpark I was 15 when Island Waterpark opened, just over a mile from where I grew up. I applied to work in the gift shop, but was called back a few days too late, as I'd already accepted my … [Read more...] about Island Waterpark: Celebrating 20 years with a huge, new attraction!
2016 Summer Reading Programs As we say farewell to the school year, summer vacation is officially upon Fresnans and all students from nearby areas. Parents and caretakers, if you're looking for ways … [Read more...] about 2016 Summer Reading Programs and Family Fun at the Library!
If you’re looking for fun events to enjoy with your family this coming Easter weekend, you’re in luck because Fresno and the nearby surrounding areas have some great egg hunts and activities planned … [Read more...] about The Annual FresYes Easter Events Roundup!
I would like to begin this post with a small disclaimer - YES, I know this is going up before Thanksgiving has taken place, and for that, I am sorry - I too love Thanksgiving and sharing a delicious … [Read more...] about 5 Fun, Family-friendly Things to Do: Holiday Edition!
When it comes to exercise, I am a complete believer that its totally worth the extra effort it takes to workout a bit harder during the holiday season, to be able to indulge in a few of the season's … [Read more...] about Holiday 5Ks – pre-burn your holiday treats while having fun
This weekend, my family, our bonus kiddo (one of our kiddo's best friends) and my parents decided to pay a visit to Simonian Farms in Sunnyside to check out their Pumpkin Patch. This was the first … [Read more...] about Fall Family Fun: Simonian Farms Pumpkin Patch
Get your costumes ready and dust off those running shoes because we have two holiday fun runs for the whole family to enjoy! The Monster Mash Dash is October 31st and features chip timing for both … [Read more...] about Jingle Bell Run & Monster Mash Dash: Two fun family 5k’s for the holidays!
ValleyPBS and Fresno Chaffee Zoo are excited to announce an exciting, new event – ValleyPBS Kids Nite! Formerly known as Dino Nite, this new event will take place on Saturday, September 5 from 5 p.m. … [Read more...] about Meet PBS Kids characters & visit zoo animals Sat at ValleyPBS Kids Nite!
Last week, along with three of my FresYes colleagues, I had the exciting privilege of being able to take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Fresno Chaffee Zoo's African Adventure expansion, while still … [Read more...] about Update: Major happenings at Chaffee Zoo’s African Adventure
A dark FresYes night is swiftly turned from a blanket of darkness scattered with stars into a panorama of color and the booming sounds of pyrotechnics. Rockets explode into the summer night as our … [Read more...] about The 4th of July in FresYes
A couple of weeks ago, I shared information about Future Prospects indoor batting cages and baseball training facility here on FresYes. A fantastic facility with lots to offer, and the advantage of … [Read more...] about FresYes Places: North Fresno Batting Range