Our residents have the opportunity to take a culinary tour of the world without having to get on an airplane. With easy access to fresh, local produce, and a diverse cultural population, Fresno offers an endless variety of dining options. From familiar and popular chain restaurants to trendy cafes, there is something new to try every night of the week.
Residents of Fresno enjoy a world-class arts scene that includes multiple museums, galleries and performing art centers. Oakmont of Fresno participates in ArtHop, a monthly event organized by the Fresno Art Council where locals can enjoy art and music at businesses throughout the area. Year-round festivals including the popular annual Shakespeare Festival and three annual film festivals make Fresno a true cultural standout and offer numerous opportunities for entertainment.
Shopping is abundant with distinct shopping districts like Fig Garden Village, which is reminiscent of a tree lined Parisian street, or Clovis Old Town for antiquing. Well known department and clothing stores can be found at the River Park shopping center and Fashion Fair Mall, while unique and hand-made gifts are available at art fairs and festivals throughout the year. There is truly something for everyone!
Numerous outdoor recreational activities are available as well as serene beautiful gardens to enjoy including a botanical garden, an underground garden and the Shizen Japanese Garden. Fresno also has the unique advantage of being located within 90 minutes of three of California’s most prized and prestigious National parks: Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon.