the clovis way of life

The flavors, people, sights, sounds, and traditions
found only in Clovis, California.

An insider's guide to Clovis

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Kim Stephens – KMPH Local News Anchor

How long have you lived  in Clovis? If you are not a native why did you chose Clovis? I’ve lived in Clovis for 15 years (November 2019 will be 16 years.) I am not a native. When we moved to the Central Valley for my new job at FOX26, my

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Regional Attractions

Clovis – Big Dry Creek Museum Located in the heart of Clovis, the Clovis – Big Dry Creek Museum displays and maintains photos and artifacts of Clovis M. Cole, the Wheat King of the United States during the 1880-1890’s; photos and articles of Marcus Pollasky, a key developer of the

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Bonnie Lind – Clovis Volunteer of the Year

How long have you lived (or done business) in Clovis? If you are not a native why did you chose Clovis? “I moved here from Fresno in 1979 when I got married.  I have lived here most of the years since, and raised my kids here.” Clovis is full of

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The Local

A new restaurant has quickly swooped in on the former REV’s space in Old Town Clovis. The Local, spearheaded by business partners Bryan Basinger and Jenny Fisher, will be centered around the charcuterie board trend, craft beer, wine and other goods. “Everywhere else does it,” Fisher said of the charcuterie

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Where to Dine

How many restaurants and dining establishments are there in Clovis? Enough so that a family can dine out once every week and not repeat for almost four years! Clovis restaurants offer varied menu styles, from fine dining to family style, from fast food to exotic international delicacies. It’s all here,

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Statuary & Public Art

Clovis takes pride in embracing its heritage, values and culture and expressing it through artwork found along the Old Town Heritage walk and a variety of other locations throughout Clovis CHALLENGE OF CHAMPIONS In 1987, the owner of a legendary, world champion bucking bull named Red Rock elevated the sport

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Clovis Parks

Clovis has a philosophy that playing is just important as working or anything else in life. That’s why the city boasts over 285 acres of city parks and trails. Each Clovis park has its own personality, from ‘passive’ parks for picnics and quiet relaxation to parks with big playgrounds for

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School Venues

Clearly, Clovis is proud of its nationally-recognized Clovis Unified School District. If you’re planning a visit to attend a band competition, athletic tournament, academic challenge, or for a performing arts event, Clovis Unified School District offers world-class facilities to ensure an exceptional experience. For more information on individual schools, select

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Where to Stay

Whatever your budget and taste, Clovis offers a wide variety of lodging in convenient locations. You are sure to find the perfect home-away from-home offering all the amenities you seek, from full-service to a hotel that’s comfortable for you and easy on your assets.     BEST WESTERN CLOVIS COLE

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