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TwainFest

TwainFest, a FREE celebration of the literature, culture and history of 19th Century America, has become a tradition for many San Diego families and provides something for everyone!

Neighborhood: Mission Valley and Old Town

Heritage County Park

2454 Heritage Park Row
San Diego, CA 92110

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Date & Time

Aug 19, 2023

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Free

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Gator By The Bay-Zydeco, Blues & Crawfish Festival

May 9 - May 12, 2024

The spirit, sounds and flavors of southwest Louisiana come alive at the largest and most-authentic Louisiana-themed music and food festival this side of the bayou. With everything from A to Zydeco, this 4-day, family-friendly cultural celebration takes place on picture-perfect San Diego Bay, featuring 100+ live musical acts & performances on 7 stages, wooden dance floors, shade, green grass and plenty of fun for the kids.

Come for the music, stay for the food. Gator By The Bay’s mouthwatering French Quarter Food Court is what foodie dreams are made of. Check off every box on your bayou-inspired culinary bucket list and chow down on authentic Cajun, Creole and Southern culinary delights, including gumbo, jambalaya, beignets and 10,000 pounds of crawfish brought directly from Louisiana. Gator By The Bay is Mardi Gras in May

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North Park Music Fest

May 31 - Jun 1, 2024

A music, food, and art festival as unique as North Park itself! On Friday, May 31st from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m and Saturday, June 1st from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m., the North Park Mini Park and surrounding streets will be transformed into a music venue, art gallery, and food festival all rolled into one. So call your friends, bring your kids, and come listen to some of Southern California’s raddest bands in the heart of San Diego’s most eclectic neighborhood. Tickets are $45 for 1-day passes and $60 for 2-day passes (early bird prices available until May 1st) Children under 18 are free and college students get a student discount.

 

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Bernardo Winery 47th Annual Spring Arts and Crafts

May 11 - May 12, 2024

Join us Mother’s Day Weekend, May 11th and 12th, 2024, 10-5 pm, for our 47th Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Fair.
A truly All-Artisan fair, where all the works are hand-crafted and sold by the artists and crafters themselves.
Outside wine bars, a food court and over 150 Hand-picked vendors from across Southern California, with everything from handmade jewelry, soaps, paintings and sculpture, local honey, clothing, pottery, items for the home and garden and much more!
Admission is free. Families welcome! No pets are permitted on winery grounds (no exceptions) except for service dogs that are trained to aid a disabled person.
No outside food and beverage. Carpooling is recommended for this popular event.


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Annual MotorCars on MainStreet Car Show

Apr 28, 2024

This will be Coronado MainStreet's 32nd annual car show, MotorCars on MainStreet, featuring over 400 pre-73 restored classic, rod and custom cars & trucks. The event will be held in downtown Coronado, one block from the beach, at Isabella & Orange Avenues. Co-Sponsors Cumming Chevrolet and the City of Coronado welcome participants and spectators to the grand gathering. There will be live music and drawings throughout the day.

Thousands of spectators are expected and viewing is FREE.

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Events

Gator By The Bay-Zydeco, Blues & Crawfish Festival

May 9 - May 12, 2024
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North Park Music Fest

May 31 - Jun 1, 2024
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Bernardo Winery 47th Annual Spring Arts and Crafts

May 11 - May 12, 2024
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Annual MotorCars on MainStreet Car Show

Apr 28, 2024
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