|Folklorico Dancing on the stage at Fiesta de Reyes|
The calendar is constantly being updated. Information comes to us through various committees so it takes some time to get it all together. We continue to update the calendar as information becomes available.
JANUARY (Updates as information becomes available)
January 31st from 10 to 3pm (Saturday)
Old Town Mormon Battalion Commemoration Day.
This is a wonderful family activity for the entire family. Mormon Battalion Commemoration Day at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park will celebrate the anniversary of the arrival of the Mormon Battalion to San Diego during the Mexican American War of 1846-7.This is a great and unique opportunity to learn about their contributions to early San Diego History. There will be children’s crafts, games, displays, photos, food, and entertainment from that time period. Commemorate the January, 1847 arrival into Old Town.
Then take a Free Tour of our Historic Site and Museum at 2510 Juan St. It is a hands on, high tech, interactive tour that the entire family is sure to enjoy. For more information, call 619-298-3317.
Valentines Day Specials at many Old Town Restaurants
Old Town Gift Co. is hosting a series of book-signing events this year and the next event will be Saturday, Feb. 21, from 4 to 6 pm , with author and native San Diegan Raquel Perez. Perez will be signing her historical profile of San Diego called “Legends of the Californios; Nana’s Stories of our Family Roots.” Admission to the event is free. For more information, call (619) 252-8282.
Performance Days & Time:
Shades of Poe -- Produced by Write Out Loud
Southern California Folklorico Competition DATE: May 2nd and 3rd Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, Produced By: Fiesta de Reyes
Participating Organizations: Folklorico Schools from San Diego / Mexico