"Portfolio.com" ranks Fresno 93rd in a list of the top 100 "fun" cities. Seven "fun factors" were taken into account. Including shopping and entertainment options, culture, and food and drink. Fresno ranked near the bottom in those categories. But ranked better for "high-impact sports" ... and among the most fun for gambling.
Stockton, Bakersfield, and Modesto all rank less fun than Fresno. Provo, Utah is last. New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco make the top ten.