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Scene in the 209

The heat hasn’t stopped the fun in the 209 as residents enjoyed a bevy of activities like the return of the Stanislaus County Fair and the 60th anniversary of Doctors Medical Center in Modesto. Want your organization’s event featured in the Scene? Contact Sabra Stafford at

The Stanislaus County Fair came back this year with all the attractions, exhibits, rides and food that routinely bring in large crowds. This was the first time the Fair had been able to offer all the fun after two years of limited runs.

Doctors Medical Center

Doctors Medical Center in Modesto celebrated their 60th anniversary in July with a special party at the Gallo Center for the Arts and an unveiling of a timeline wall at the Modesto hospital.