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Patterson is a tiny rural town in Stanislaus County surrounded by pastoral land and the Pacific Coast Ranges. Though the region is small in size, it is a booming agricultural hub whose orchards produce approximately 95,000 tons of fruit each year. In fact, Patterson is known as the “Apricot Capital of the World” and pays homage to its signature agricultural product by hosting an annual Apricot Fiesta, complete with food booths, family-friendly activities, specialty beverages, parades, and more. The town is also home to various restaurants, shops, and city parks. Patterson even offers ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, thanks to its proximity to expansive regional parks where visitors can hike, fish, bird-watch, and hunt....Read More
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