Oakdale has events year round that are appealing to all ages, below are a few of the highlighted events. For a list of all the Oakdale events click here for the full event Calendar.
Oakdale Rodeo - This event is a fast-paced crowd pleasing professional rodeo featuring world champion cowboys and stock for over 60 years. The mission is to promote rodeo and the western way of life, presented by Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association. The Rodeo will be in town April 12th – 13th, 2014 9:00am – 8:00pm.
Oakdale Chocolate Festival- Who doesn’t love a festival dedicated to chocolate?! The festival includes over 200 vendors, arts & craft, Chocolate Avenue (fudges, truffles, chocolate ice cream, chocolate cheese cake, etc.), a variety of food to satisfy everyone and kids rides, a petting zoo and great music from local bands on 3 stages! Come out for the treats, music and fun May 17th – 18th, 2014 9:00am – 6:00pm
Oakdale Climbers Festival - This event is in honor of the preservation of the history of climbing, presented by the climbers themselves. Each year features a different topic and come with new information and new presenters. There’s some great vendors showcasing their latest gear. enjoy the speakers, meet some fellow climbers and still have time to head into Yosemite and get some climb time in! This year the climbers will converge October 17th – 19th, 2014 and you can register online!