Spring has sprung! Once the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch have opened, you know it is spring time! For over sixty years, this garden of nearly fifty acres is covered with amazing and magnificent natural colors that nature can provide. People travel from miles away to experience the sight of these flowers. From March 1 to May 8, you can walk through this field of beauty. Fresh cut flowers are available to take home as a reminder that spring is here and what it delivers to our beautiful city of San Diego.
Music to our ears… Watch great Mariachi groups compete in one place! The 4th annual National City Mariachi Festival is happening March 13. The gates will open to this free event from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. The festival brings together the community to celebrate San Diego’s Mexican heritage through music, dance, food and culture. There is something for all ages to enjoy and the festival supports today’s youth, in an effort to grow as positive and constructive leaders. Prior to the festival, join in a two-day music conference for 300 students from across the United States that comes together at the University of San Diego.
In our own backyard! Come out and support a cancer survivor who dreams of going back to college. Each ticket sold will raise money for the charity, Cancer for College. The Fest takes place at the Embarcadero Park, March 12. With a VIP ticket, gates open at noon and for general admission 1P.M. Come enjoy an amazing day to beer tasting from nearly 100 West Coast craft breweries. Enjoy the local food trucks, entertainment and finish the evening with a movie screening.