Join the City of El Cajon for its free, family-friendly community festival, “America on Main Street!” This patriotic tribute is planned to coincide with the nationally recognized Armed Forces Day and celebrates the American spirit through appreciation and respect of the many diverse, ethnic, and historical groups in the community. The theme this year is […]
A free, family-friendly community festival celebrates the American spirit and recognizes Armed Forces Day. The “A Salute to Heroes” event includes: Military Coast Guard flyover, over 150 booths, street performers, carnival rides, arts and crafts, petting zoo, American and ethnic food booths, and laser light show.
The East County Transitional Living Center, along with One-Eyed ‘Possum Productions, is hosting a family-friendly comedy fundraiser. The event will feature comedians Mark Christopher Lawrence and Patrick DeGuire, and will be emceed by Josh Lawson. Prior to the show there will be an opportunity drawing, and the comedy show itself will begin at 7:30 p.m. […]
Attracting over 100,000 people over the course of three days with its bustling Mercado, over 40 Latin bands and groups, including Mariachis and the Ballet Folklorico competition in the historic state park, lavish display of lowriders, and kids area with stagecoach rides. Saturday, May 5, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday, May 6, […]
SAN DIEGO–Maritime Museum of San Diego will hosts its popular annual Family Overnight beginning this summer. The overnight begins July 14 from 2:30 p.m. to July 15 at 9 a.m. aboard the 1863 barque Star of India, the oldest active sailing ship in the world. Guests will embark on an imaginary voyage to relive the […]
Learn how to reduce your impact on the environment with this zero-waste event packed with hands-on green activities. Be inspired to lead an environmentally-friendly lifestyle with exhibits that range from how to compost to how to install a greywater system at home.
See great collectibles, from artwork to jewelry, and appraisals are available for $5 per item. Onsite scrap gold, jewelry, military, antique tool, and vintage kitchen buyers. Free parking and admission. Antique Shows are held the second Wednesday of the month.
Register now for the St. Patrick’s Day Half Marathon, 5K Run/Walk, Green Mile, and Tribes and Clans competition. The Half Marathon begins at 198 West Main Street in downtown El Cajon, next to the El Cajon Arch. Funds raised will benefit several East County charities.
St. Madelein Sophie’s Auxiliary will hold their inaugural Mardi Gras gala. Enjoy music, hors d’oeuvres, vendors, raffles, and a silent auction. Semi-formal dress and costumes welcomed.
SAN DIEGO–A holiday celebration that draws 400,000 people a year to Sacramento is opening in San Diego for the holidays. Global Winter Wonderland will open its doors at SDCCU Stadium on November 19 and will run through January 7, 2018. The distinctive multi-cultural event is the largest display of traditional Chinese lanterns outside of China. […]