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Founders' Day - Old Town San Diego

As the birthplace of California, Old Town San Diego plans to commemorate the tapestry of San Diego with a Founders’ Day Festival. Taking place Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15, 2019 the festival is free and open to the public. Founders’ day will include activity booths from many local organizations, including Save our Heritage Organization, Old Town Community Foundation, Campo Reservation, Kumeyaay College and more. Also enjoy artisan vendors, cultural entertainment and/or purchase tickets to the Old Town Beer Festival.

Neighborhood: Mission Valley and Old Town

San Diego Avenue - Old Town San Diego

San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110

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(480) 621-0507
sunny@oldtownsandiego.org

Date & Time

Sep 14 - Sep 15, 2019
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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