The weekend is almost here, just hang in there only one more day! The start of free weekend concerts have begun see the list below.
Friday, May 25
Concerts on the Promenade @ Prestcott Promenade in El Cajon – The Concerts on the Promenade (formerly Concerts on the Green) take place at Prescott Promenade, a small park in downtown El Cajon. Each Friday beginning at 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. from May through September. The free, weekly Summer music series features top entertainers, food, dancing and drawings. This week the band is Coyote Band Country, for more information click here.
Saturday, May 26
Savvy Soiree Mother Daughter Tea @ Encinitas Community Center – As part of the inspiration board for this event I will be there on Saturday, and hope to see some of you as well! This is the 2nd annual Mother/Daughter tea event by lifestyle and etiquette expert Elaine Swann. Every attendee will walk away with a goody-bag filled with fantastic divalisious gifts from awesome sponsors. For more information on this event click here.
Gaslamp Music & Art Festival – With 22 stages and over 30 bands playing this is something you don’t want to miss! This event will be held entirely within the venues of the Gaslamp on real stages. The bands will be performing live at varied times throughout the day. There is no cover charge if you arrive between 1 p.m. and 9 p.m., after 9 there will be a cover charge. For more information and the full line up of bands click here.
Concert Series @ Coronado Ferry Landing – Saturday and Sundays throughout the summer enjoy free concerts at the Coronado Ferry Landing beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday the Stillettos will play and on Sunday the Blue Frog band. For more information click here.
Crafts for Kids @ Lakeshore Learning – In honor of Memorial Day the craft this week is a Patriotic Wand! Children can show off their patriotic spirit with this Memorial Day with a star-spangled wand they will love to waive. For more information or to find a Lakeshore Learning center near you click here.
Sunday, May 27
Strawberry Festival @ Historic Downtown Vista – The Vista Strawberry Festival is the only festival in San Diego County that celebrates Strawberries! Vista was once the “Strawberry Capital of the World” come enjoy the celebration of the strawberry with over 200 vendors, athletic competition, pie eating, costumes, beauty, carnival rides, music, food, and much more together from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. For a list of times and event locations click here.
Coronado Concerts in the Park @ Spreckles Park – Every Sunday at Spreckles park located at Orange Avenue, between Sixth and Seventh Streets at 6 p.m. enjoy free family concerts. This week the band is the Coronado Community Concert band, for more information click here.
Ethnic Food Fair @ Balboa Park – This free family event features food and entertainment from around the world. It is held at the House of Pacific Relations International Cottages. There is a small fee for food but well worth it, for more information click here.