Be a part of this Carlsbad premier tradition with several hundred of your closest friends, family and neighbors for a day of great food, awesome music, and festive fun.
DJ Efraim Nunez will kick off the day's entertainment by spinning your favorite tunes followed by live bands starting with local favorites Faith Page, Bluebirds, and ending with The Last Call.
Fill your day with the famed Chicken dance performances, a delicious German meal, pretzels, and ice cold beers! There will also be entertainment and fun activities for kids of all ages, including a pumpkin patch where children can decorate pumpkins, jumpy houses, and a few fun surprises.
Children will enjoy the Oktoberfest pumpkin patch and pumpkin decorating contest, inflatable jumpers, face painting, antique fire truck and much much more!
Great Food and Drink
We're featuring two meals this year...the traditional German meal of brat and sausage with potato salad and sauerkraut, and a lighter fare of grilled chicken and delicious sides.
Food booths will certainly satisfy your palette and include the following:
Music & Entertainment
We have some new musical treats this year, along with your favorites. Here's who will be at the big Gazebo:
Performers and Times Subject to Change.
Activities & Fun for Big (and Little) Kids
Besides the great food and music, we have plenty of fun activities for families.
Gaslamp Quarter Association
6/26/16 - 6/26/16
San Diego Padres
6/28/16 - 6/29/16
SeaWorld San Diego
7/4/16 - 7/4/16
Southern California CityPASS
1/1/16 - on-going
Flagship Cruises & Events
4/19/16 - on-going