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Dia del Niño

Bring the family for special, joyful fun April 28 through 30. Children enter for free with a paid adult. Kids can immerse themselves in bubble play as stilt walkers entertain and Ballet Folklorico dancers twirl and glide. Amid colorful decorations, mariachis and other musicians will fill the air with lively tunes, and we’ll have tasty festive foods to fill your stomach—street tacos, tortas, sangria, and more. Enjoy amazing soccer acrobatics and bilingual animal shows. Que fantastico!

Neighborhood: North Inland

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd
Escondido, CA 92027-9614

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Contact Info

619-718-3000

Date & Time

Apr 28 - Apr 30, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Price

Kids are free with ticketed accompanying adult

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Henry Herz Book Reading and Signing

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*There will be two separate readings and signings at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. 

*This event is part of Cephalopod Celebration!

* Included with admission

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