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. 

Purchase Tickets Here

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

Coming Soon!

Vendor Booth Application - CLICK HERE

Temporary Food Facility Application - CLICK HERE

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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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  • Portuguese Parade

    Join us for the opening parade!

  • Carnival Rides

    Fun for the family, carnival rides galore!

  • Bloodless Bullfight Demo

    Be entertained with authentic Portuguese activities like Tourada a Corda (Bull on a rope).

  • Portuguese Food Vendors

    Vendors Coming Soon!

    Check out the amazing spread of authentic Portuguese Food!


  • Portuguese Kids

    The Portuguese Kids are taking ethnic comedy to new heights with their live shows and viral videos highlighting the funnier side of growing up as a kid of an immigrant. Join them on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube and follow them on their adventures!

  • Eratoxica

    Eratoxica is a New England based Rock Band with an impressive resume of accomplishments and a relentless work ethic. They have produced (6) CD's and (2) LIVE DVD's.

  • Roberto Leal

    Portuguese and Mirandese singer who has sold over seventeen million records since starting his career in 1971.

    Before Fame
    He developed an interest in music after moving to Brazil with his family at age eleven.

    He is best known for the songs "Bate o Pe," "Clareou," and "Meu Amor."


Volunteer Now!

We are always looking for amazing people to join our organization and volunteer their time.  From events all over to simple fundraisers, we always have a need for more volunteers.