Fun Things to Do Mother’s Day Weekend!


Friday, May 11

Concerts on the Promenade @ Downtown El Cajon– This is a fun and FREE  family event featuring 5 O’clock Shadow -Acoustic.  For more information on this event visit the event website here.

Crusin’ Grand @ Downtown Escondido– Cruisin’ Grand is called one of the best cruises in the country. Stop by and see 1973 and earlier American-made Classics, Customs, Vintage, Muscle, and Hot Rods cruising Grand Ave, just like they did 50-60- years ago, on a Friday night.  The bands playing tonight are Stage 1 @ Maple: Grand Cruzers and at Stage 2 @ Kalmia: Royals.  For more information click here.

Saturday, May 12

Gator By the Bay & Blues Festival – This fun family event is a 3-day music and food festival with Blues, Cajun and Zydeco bands, dance lessons, food (lots of Louisiana Crawfish).  There is a charge for entry to this fun festival, for more information visit the event website here.

Free Crafts for Kids @ Lakeshore Learning – Lakeshore Learning free crafts for kids is from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  The craft this week is a “Handprint Keepsake” a mother’s day gift made by your child.  For more information visit Lakeshore Learning website here.

Sunday, May 13

Mother’s Day Celebration @ the Flower Fields – This is one of the last weekends to visit the Carlsbad Flower Fields and a great place to take Mom!  There are special activities planned for kids and mom’s don’t miss out! The price is $11 for adults, $6.00 for children, visit the Carlsbad Flower Fields website for more information.

Wacky Science Sundays @ Balboa Park – Get ready to explore the wild and wacky worlds of mysterious creatures, fascinating habitats, and phenomenal science hands-on! So, wind up your mental motor and cruise on down to surf some brain waves with the Frizz! The FREE (with paid admission) shows are at 12:15 PM and 2:15 PM.   For more information visit the event website here.

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