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Old Town Fiesta Cinco de Mayo

Grab your amigos and head over to historic Old Town to spice up your weekend at the FREE annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Old Town! Celebrating 37 years of fiery fun, Fiesta Old Town is sure to be MUY CALIENTE as it transforms the historic Old Town San Diego, CA area into the largest Cinco de Mayo celebration on the West Coast. Taking place Saturday, May 2nd from 10 AM to 10 PM, 2020 through Sunday, May 3rd, 2020 from 10 AM to 6 PM this FREE weekend celebration attracts over 100,000 people over the course of three days with its bustling mercado, non-stop music and live entertainment, lucha libre wrestling, and a huge display of lowriders and other incredible autos!

Neighborhood: Mission Valley and Old Town

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park

4002 Wallace St
San Diego, CA 92110

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Date & Time

May 2 - May 3, 2020
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

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Free

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