Traditional Mexican Food In the Heart of Old Town San Diego

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo

3 Day Event!

Friday – May 4th 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Saturday – May 5th 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

Sunday – May 6th 11:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Friday, May 4th, 2012 – 5:00PM – 10:00PM

  • 5:00PM – Midnight: Red Bull DJs
  • 6:30PM: Freestyle Moto X Demo – Red Bull Jams
  • 7:30PM – 8:45PM: Misa Azteca 40 piece Mexican Symphony
  • 9:15PM: Freestyle Moto X Demo – Red Bull Jams


Saturday, May 5th, 2012 – 11:00AM – 10:00PM

  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Children’s Area
  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Petting Zoo & Pony Rides
  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Wells Fargo Stagecoach Rides
  • 11:00AM-8:00PM: Carnival Rides & Games
  • 11:00AM-10:00PM: Live Entertainment
  • 11:00AM-10:00PM: Red Bull Fiesta de Futbol
  • 11:00AM-10:00PM: Beer Gardens


Sunday, May 6th, 2012 – 11:00AM-5:00PM

  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Live Entertainment
  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Red Bull Fiesta de Futbol
  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Beer Gardens
  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Children’s Area
  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Wells Fargo Stagecoach Rides
  • 11:00AM-5:00PM: Petting Zoo & Pony Rides


Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in OldTown, it’s a San Diego tradition. Fiesta Old Town is the largest event of its kind in Southern CA.
Three stages of live entertainment three days of music, food and fun!

The 28th Annual Fiesta Old Town Cinco De Mayo is the largest Cinco de Mayo celebration north of the border. This FREE two-day fiesta takes place on Saturday,May 5th from 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM and Sunday, May 6th, from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

The fiesta has an incredible variety of festivities and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy including a special kids area and stage. Los niños will shriek with excitement as they engage in an array of interactive activities.

There is no time for a siesta, as you stroll through the street of Old Town you will hear sizzling flamenco beats, Norteno flairs and traditional Mariachi music coming from the two stages of live entertainment.

Explore the lively streets of the bustling Mercado where you can purchase an array of merchandise; handmade leather pieces, beautiful jewelry and many more treasures that line San Diego Avenue.

Venture over to Lowrider lane where you will be blown away by the glistening rims and gravity-defying hydraulics of these custom art masterpieces.

Cool off with a refreshing ice cold beer in the beer garden or become a tequila connoisseur in the high-end tequila sampling area. Finish off your appetite by visiting over 20 delicious restaurants to enjoy zesty food specials.

Be sure to take a ride in a stagecoach or explore the museums and specialty stores that Old Town has to offer. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be surrounded by the history and culture of Mexico!