Borrego Days Desert Festival has a long history of being "The" launch event for Southern California's Desert Regions new season. Enticing locals to come together after a long hot summer and to welcome snowbirds back for the fabulous desert weather; this highly anticipated event comes to the delight of adults and children. Kicking off the festival is a VIP reception for local dignitaries, notables, festival board members, and sponsors. On Saturday, festival goers will line the main street for the popular parade that includes a flyover, equestrians, marching bands, floats, clowns, dancers, Not to be missed is the live entertainment, a new DJ will rock the entertainment stage, artists, food vendors, children's activities, beer & beverage garden, commercial grade carnival fun zone (includes inflatable water slides, obstacle course, bull rides and more) and the air show is expanding, outdoor shopping, collector automobiles, audience choice competitions and more. All of this in a party filled atmosphere fun for the entire family and located in the middle of town at the historic Christmas Circle.
"Those Were the Days" | Grand Marshal, Retired Marine Brigadier General, Mike Neil