Strange Fresno

In search of strange and unusual places.

Obscura Day

| April 25, 2012

Saturday, April 28th is Obscura Day. Thousands of people, all over the world, go out and explore interesting and unusual places.  It is a day of expeditions, back room tours, and exploring hidden wonders in your own hometown. Visit for more information.

Statue of Festus

| April 24, 2012

A life sized statue of Ken Curtis, as the beloved character Deputy Festus Haggen from the televison series “Gunsmoke,” greets people as they walk past the Educational Employees Credit Union on the West side of Pollasky Avenue between 4th and 5th Streets. Ken Curtis, a singer and actor was best known for playing the scruffy […]

Strange Fresno

| April 20, 2012

Exploring the strange, unusual places and people in Fresno, California and the surrounding areas.