With Mexico only a few miles away, San Diego takes Cinco de Mayo very seriously, with cross-border events and festivals taking place throughout the city.
Here are our top picks for Cinco de Mayo celebrations here in San Diego:
Enjoy fun for the whole family at Balboa Park's free concert inside the Spreckels Organ Pavilion at 6 PM. Jarabe Mexicano will perform accompanied by SDSU School of Music and Dance Jazz Band and Wind Symphony. Pre-concert festivities begin at 4 PM in the Plaza of Panama with City Heights Mariachi and some of San Diego's best food trucks.
Grab friends or family and head over to historic Old Town for the 34th Annual Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo. The celebration takes place from Friday, May 5th, 2017 through Sunday, May 7th, 2017. Enjoy restaurant specials all weekend long, lucha libre matches, Lowrider Lane, a petting zoo & pony rides, live music including mariachi, norteno, classic rock and pop and much more!
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