|Old Town Saturday Market
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm in the heart of Old Town on Harney Street. Hand-made items like pottery, jewelry, clothing, photography, blown glass and more! The event is free. Call (858) 272-7054
Ghost Tours & Exclusive Oil Lamp Tours at Whaley House Call (619) 297-7511
Historic Video Tour -
Daily 9AM to 9PM Movie Trailer
Old Town State Historic Park
Visitor Center & Museums
10am to 5pm daily
Fiesta de Reyes
Thursday through Sunday
in the courtyard
Music hours Fridays 5:30 - 9:30 pm
Saturdays 5 - 9pm
Jewelry & Chocolate
Year-round Events in the Park
Ongoing living history activities every Wednesday and Saturday from 10 a.m. -4 p.m.
Free tours daily at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Every Wednesday & Saturday: Blacksmithing plus free activities and demonstrations that
are fun and informative.
• Print Guild, using period technology to produce newspapers, cards, etc.
• 1800s Tintype Photographers.
• Historic Contra Dance Society social, open to both dancers & spectators.
Second Saturdays July-December.
• Californio Day, celebrating the early settlers in San Diego.
• Fiber Arts (carding & spinning wool, weaving, knitting, crochet).
• Historic Quilt Guild.
• Mormon Battalion Museum (games,
crafts, & other activities).
• Soap Makers (demonstrating historical techniques).
• Mountain Men (music & other activities).
4002 Wallace St.
San Diego, CA 92110
Every Saturday in July & August (12:004:00 pm).
Special events centered around different aspects of San Diego’s culture and history.
Games & Amusements
Try your hand at games & amusements of the 1800slong before smart phones and
Trades That Shaped the West
See our blacksmiths, printers, woodworkers, and more to help you decide what job you would have chosen in the 1800s.
Women of the West
Celebrate little-told stories of settlers who made a frontier a home. This year Old Town
San Diego State Historic Park has a special Quilt Walk, featuring quilts celebrating California State Parks 150th anniversary.
Soldiers & Citizens
San Diego’s military history stretches
back to its settlement in 1769. See hisoric uniforms, weapons, and hear their stories. A Taste of the Past August 2nd Learn about early San Diego through the
foods they ate, both local and exotic. Days of the Vaqueros August 9th See vaqueros-the original cowboys-ride, rope, and talk of life on the ranchos.
Literature comes to life through games and
activities in the park.
The West on the Move August 23rd
Take a wagon ride through the park and see
our own historic coaches on display.
Bazaar del mundo
Latin American Festival
August 1-3 (Friday Sunday)
Santa Fe Market
September 19-21 (Friday Sunday)
Dia de los Muertos
November 1-2 (Saturday-Sunday)
Bazaar del Mundo Customer Appreciation Day
November 20 (Thursday)