Get a head start on your Cinco de Mayo celebration by heading to historic Old Town San Diego for the FREE Fiesta Old Town Mercado on the weekend of May 1-2, 2021 when the area will be transformed into an artisan market and dining extravaganza.
Enjoy enriched vibrations and the musings of tradition as you peruse the history and modern culture of one of San Diego’s most iconic districts. Feed your curiosity and love for Old Town by exploring the museums, specialty shops and the lively streets of the Mercado where you can purchase an array of merchandise from over 100 vendors that include: handmade leather pieces, beautiful jewelry and many more treasures.
Dine and drink at San Diego’s top eateries in expanded curbside seating centered in the heart of the bustle and energy. From world-famous margaritas and iced cold cervezas to handmade tortillas and specialty enchiladas, your palate will burst with the flavors of Fiesta as you sway to the vibrant melodies played in the restaurants lining the streets.
WHEN: Saturday, May 1st from 10am - 6pm and Sunday, May 2nd from 10am - 6pm
WHERE: San Diego Ave & Harney St in Old Town, San Diego
HOW MUCH: FREE to attend
BENEFITS: This event supports the Old Town community and proceeds benefit the Historic Old Town Community Foundation.