Lodi is a city located in San Joaquin County, California, in the northern portion of California’s Central Valley, its estimated population as of July 1, 2013 was 63,338. Although the City has a relatively smallpopulation with just over 13 square miles, its school district, retail, medical, and other service industries serve an estimated 175,000 customers. Whatever your reasons may be for your visit to Lodi, whether it be for relaxation or rejuvenation, Lodi will not disappoint. Spend the afternoon sipping wine at any one of the 85+ wineries, or shop for that perfect antique or gift in historic downtown. Visit the San Joaquin County Historical Museum, Micke Grove Zoo, Hill House Museum, Lodi Serpentarium, World of Wonders Science Museum, walk,hike, bike, swim or fish at Lodi Lake, watch a concert or a play at the Hutchins Street Square performing arts theatre. Have a fabulous meal at any of the casual or upscale surroundings. Be the judge, and see why wine experts and visitors alike are referring to Lodi as one of Northern California’s top wine country destinations! Lodi also offers an abundance of entertainment options with numerous festivals and events, its residents appreciate nature at the Sandhill Crane Festival or experience the arts at the First Friday Art Hop. Visitors will not want to miss Lodi wine events including Zinfest, Lodi Wine & Chocolate Weekend, and School Street Wine Stroll. During the holidays Lodi sponsors a Parade of Lights and Festival of Trees. With Lodi located just 35 miles south of Sacramento and 90 miles east of San Francisco it is a frequently visited town with plenty to offer, keeping visitors coming back time and time again.