Old Town, San Diego – Spend this Cinco de Mayo at the oldest and largest celebration in San Diego commemorating the Mexican heritage at the 26th Annual Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo. This festive two-day event takes place in Historic Old Town on Saturday, May 2nd, 2009 from 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM and on Sunday, May 3rd, 2009 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. This fun fiesta is FREE to the public and will feature an incredible variety of activities and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. Everyone will be consumed by Latin fever with two stages of live entertainment from traditional Mariachi music, Latin jazz, infused flamenco beats, Norteno to San Diego’s favorites and much more! Kids can engage in an array of exciting activities such as panning for gold with the Old Town San Diego State Historic Park in the interactive children’s area. Make sure to check out Lowrider lane, showcasing all the latest upgrades in tricked out custom cars. Take a stroll through the bustling Mercado where a plethora of booths will line San Diego Avenue alongside lively roving entertainers. Stop into over 30 delicious restaurants and enjoy a cold beer, tequila and food specials. Be sure to take a ride in a stagecoach and explore over 20 museums and the dozens of specialty stores that Old Town, San Diego’s oldest community, has to offer. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be surrounded in the history and culture of Mexico at this year’s Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo! For additional information call 619.291.4903 or visit www.fiestaoldtown.com.
Official Website: http://www.fiestaoldtown.com
Added by McFarlane on December 29, 2008