California Events

Sunday, May 5, 2019

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ALAMEDA: Alameda Spring Antiques Faire, 6 a.m.-3 p.m. Location: Alameda Point, 2900 Navy Way, Alameda, California 94501.  $5-15, alamedapointantiquesfaire.com

ANAHEIM: Gem Mineral & Jewelry Show, May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Location Brookhurst Community Center, 2271 West Crescent Ave. Anaheim, CA searchersrocks.org

ANAHEIM: Cinco de Mayo Fiesta May 4-5, 2019, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
La Palma Park | cinco

APTOS: Pottery & Glass Seconds Sale. Nationally-known professional potters, glass artists, jewelers and other craftspeople sell seconds, experiments and overstock at vastly reduced prices! Find gifts or indulge yourself - lots to choose from. Free admission. Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Location: Park at Cabrillo College parking garage, 6500 Soquel Dr. Aptos, CA |   seconds-sale.com

BAKERSFIELD: Cherry Fest May 4-5, 2019.  

BASS LAKE: Bass Lake Fishing Derby May 4-5, 2019. Grand Prize Fish! Registration and fee, basslakechamber.com/fishing-derby

BENICIA: Open Studios May 4-5, 2019, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission. artsbenicia.org

BODEGA BAY: Bodega Fishermans Festival, May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westside Regional Park 2400 Westshore Road Bodega Bay, CA 94923 $15-up, bbfishfest.org

BURLINGAME: Burlingame Streets Alive Festival, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.  Downtown Burlingame  Park Avenue at Howard Avenue  Burlingame, California  burlingame.org  Free

CALABASAS: Calabasas Fine Arts Festival May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Held at the Commons at Calabasas and the beautiful Calabasas Civic Center, the annual Fine Arts Festival features over 150 painters, jewelers, potters, sculptors, photographers, glass artists, woodworkers and more. Location: Calabasas Park Centre, free parking area 23975 Park Sorrento Calabasas, CA Admission is free calabasasartscouncil.com  

CALISTOGA: Fairgrounds County Fair & Fiesta May 3-5, 2019 
$, celebratenapavalley.org

CAMARILLO: Camarillo Garden Tour, 12-4 p.m. Beautiful gardens, art, boutique, music, raffle, refreshments and more!  The annual tour includes five amazing gardens. $25 approx., lmvna.org/gardentour/  

CARLSBAD: Carlsbad Village Street Faire, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Downtown - Carlsbad, CA kennedyfaires.com 

CAYUCOS: Cayucos Antique Street Faire May 5, 2019, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Location: Downtown Cayucos, Cayucos, CA Free, cayucoschamber.com

CERES: Ceres Street Faire May 4-5, 2019 with Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show on Saturday. Location: Downtown Ceres, Just off Highway 99, Ceres, CA. Free admission, cereschamber.com

COMMERCE: Cinco de Mayo Celebration, 12-5 p.m. at Bristow Park  1466 S. McDonnell Ave. Kiddie rides, music, foods, Commerce Folklorico Dancers, bands, Tacos, Taquitos and Torta,  Sangria band and Miss Cinco de Mayo, Gabriela S. Gomez. Free, ci.commerce.ca.us

CONTRA COSTA: Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.  A collection of 40 Alameda County and Contra Costa County gardens designed and installed by owners or professionals. Free, bringingbackthenatives.net

DAVIS: Davis Craft and Vintage Fair, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Music, food, vintage and handmade goods Art, Crafts, Vintage, Up-cycled, Handcrafted, Spa, Food and live music! Location: Central Park on C and 3rd, Davis, CA.  daviscraftandvintagefair.com

DELANO: Cinco de Mayo May 2-5, 2019 in Delano Memorial Park 110 S. Lexington St. Free, delanochamberofcommerce.org

ELK GROVE: Western Festival May 3-5, 2019, Keep'n it Country. KCBS BBQ Championship, Carnaval (Fri-Sun), Western Festival Parade Saturday, 10 a.m. The Parade starts on City of Elk Grove and Auto Mall and ends at the Elk Grove Park. Fest at Elk Grove Regional Park with entertainment, great food, classic cars, art exhibition showing the talents of your local High School Students, the Kid's Zone, Crafter's and our fabulous carnival of fun.   elkgrovewesternfestival.org

ESCONDIDO Spring Renaissance Faire May 4-5, 2019, Felicita County Park , 742 Clarence Lane, Escondido, CA, $19-34, oldetymeproductions.com, Vendors, entertainers, guilds, fyne dining, and roving entertainment with minstrels and dance. | Ren faires

FAIR OAKS: 70th Annual Fiesta Day, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in Fair Oaks Village. Includes Sun Run, Arts & Crafts vendors, Food Trucks, Toilet Bowl Race Challenge at 12:30 p.m., Car Show, Pancake Breakfast and more. Produced by Fair Oaks Chamber of Commerce, Free, fairoakschamber.com

FALLBROOK: Reflections of Nature Wildlife and Landscape Art Show & Sale May 4-5, 2019 Fallbrook Art Center 103 South Main Fallbrook CA 92028 $10 admission, fallbrookartcenter.org

FULLERTON: Savoir Faire Vintage, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Held 1st Sunday of every month. Location: 2600 Nutwood Ave. Fullerton, CA. Free admission and parking, savoirfairevintagemarket.com

GUALALA: Cinco de Mayo Mariachi Festival, 12-3 p.m.
Bower Park 37691 Old Stage Rd. actionnetwork.info
Admission is free, and, as always, this is an alcohol-free event.

HALCYON: Halcyon Mother's Day Craft Faire May 4-5, 2019, 2-6 p.m. Artists and crafters, live music, BBQ, vegan food and fun. Location: Halycon Store, 936 S. Halcyon Road, Halcyon, CA, Free, halcyonstore.com

HUNTINGTON BEACH: AVP Pro Beach Volleyball May 3-5, 2019. avp.com

LAKE ARROWHEAD: Cinco de Mayo May 5, 2019
thelakearrowheadvillage.com

LIVINGSTON: Livingston Cinco de Mayo Festival | cinco

LODI: Lodi Spring Home Improvement Show May 3-5, 2019. Sunday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Location: Lodi Grape Festival Grounds, 413 E Lockeford St. Lodi, CA 95240 $5 general admission. Senior Citizens $3 on Friday. metroexpositions.com

LONG BEACH: Scuba Show May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. Long Beach Convention Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90802.   $15-up, scubashow.com

LOS ANGELES: Olvera Street Cinco Celebration May 4-5, 2019, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. at El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument  Olvera Street The festive weekend festival features popular and traditional music, exhibitor booths, cultural dancing and plenty of delicious Mexican food. elpueblo.lacity.org

HEMET: Ramona April 13-May 5, 2019 Featuring Kayla Contreras and Eli Santana at Ramona Bowl, 27400 Ramona Bowl Rd. Tickets $20-47, ramonabowl.com

IRWINDALE: The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire April 6-May 19, 2019, Saturdays & Sundays 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area, 15501 E. Arrow Highway, Irwindale, CA. renfair.com

JULIAN: Wildflower Festival May 3-5, 2019. Julian Town Hall 2129 Main St Julian, CA. julianwomansclub.org

JULIAN: Julian Arts Guild Spring Fine Arts Show May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Town Hall 2129 Main St. Julian, CA Free, julianartsguild.org

LAGUNA BEACH: Taste of the Nation, 2:30-7:30 p.m. Montage Laguna Beach, $250-300, events.nokidhungry.org | taste

LA HABRA: La Habra Citrus Fair May 3-5, 2019. Downtown Fair, multiple locations 321 E La Habra Blvd La Habra City Hall El Centro Lions Park Free admission citrusfair.com

LODI: Lodi Street Faire, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. More than 500 vendors participate in this biannual event held the 1st Sunday in May and October.

LONG BEACH: Jazz on the Patio with special guest artist Queen Cora, an inspiring professional drummer who has played with Beyonce and Prince. The Jazz Angels presents A Cinco de Mardi Gras Celebration, 2-5 p.m.  Live Music, Taco Bar, Craft Beer, Wine, Margaritas, Soft Drinks and Silent & Live & Auction. Location: El Dorado Park Estates in Long Beach, CA. $40-125  JazzAngels.org/jazz-on-the-patio or (562) 981-8410 

LONG BEACH: Pacific Islander Festival May 4 -5, 2019
Aquarium of the Pacific 100 Aquarium Way $30 aquarium admission, aquariumofpacific.org | polynesian

LOS ANGELES: So Cal Folk Fest, 12-6 p.m. Location: Ukrainian Cultural Center, 4315 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029 Cost: $20 admission (food and drinks available for purchase) Parking: Free Live music performances, cultural dance exhibitions and folk dancing, bringing cultures and communities together. Featuring: Ukraine, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Bulgaria, Greece, Montenegro, Bosnia Herzegovina and Croatia For more information, please call Nicole at (714) 906-9630   ukrainianculturecenter.org 

LOS BANOS: Merced County Spring Fair May 1-5, 2019. Parade is May 4, 2019, 9 a.m. from Downtown to Main Gate of Fairgrounds. Fair: Alaskan Racing Pigs, Tractor Pull, Ag Exhibits and Animals, Midway Carnival, Free Concerts, K9 Kings Flying Dog Show, Salsa Contest, Home Brew Contest and on May 5 see Jaripeo Bull Riding Rodeo /Baile del Cinco De Mayo. Location: Fairgrounds, Los Banos, CA co.merced.ca.us

MARIPOSA: Mariposa Butterfly Festival May 3-5, 2019
Mariposa Butterfly Festival. MariposaButterflyFestival.net

MARIN: Marin Open Studios May 4-5, 2019 & May 11-12, 2019, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Marin County, California Over 270 artists open their doors one or both weekends. Free self-guided tour, marinopenstudios.org

MONTEREY PARK: Cinco de Mayo Celebration, 1-6 p.m. at Barnes Park Amphitheater 350 S. McPherrin Ave. montereypark.ca.gov | cinco

MOUNTAIN VIEW: A la Carte & Art May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Castro Street from El Camino Real to Evelyn Avenue in Downtown Mountain View, CA Free admission, miramarevents.com/alacarte

NORCO: Hillside Farm Annual Spring Craft Fair May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Fine, hand-crafted gifts, with at least 50% of merch to be sold is merchant's own work. Location: 3475 Hillside Ave., Norco, CA. Free admission, hillsidefarmnorco.com

ORANGE COUNTY: Mary Lou Heard Memorial Garden Tour May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Tour guests can choose any of the 40 residential gardens from Long Beach to San Clemente.  Donations received at the host gardens on tour days or through online donations go to the Sheepfold, a shelter for womenheardsgardentour.com

PALM SPRINGS: Palm Springs Vintage Market, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. This is the final 1st Sunday market of the desert season.  Location: Camelot Theatres, 2300 E. Baristo, Palm Springs, CA. $5, palmspringsvintagemarket.com

PALM SPRINGS: Hot Rodeo May 2-5, 2019 psrodeo.org GSGRA - Hot Rodeo is billed as the Gay Rodeo. AC Dysart Equestrian Park 2111 West Victory Avenue Banning, California | rodeo

PASO ROBLES: Three Speckled Spring Hens Show May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. both days. Location: The Paso Robles Event Center Frontier Town Paso Robles, CA, $12, or $25 early admission 7 a.m. on Saturday. threespeckledhens.com

PERRIS: Antique Truck Show, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Orange Empire Railway Museum 2201 A  Street $, oerm.org 

REDWOOD CITY: Wild West Days May 3-5, 2019. Location: Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School, 301 Grand St Redwood City, California 94062  Carnival rides, foods, festival game booths, raffles, live local entertainment, adult beverages and socializing. mountcarmel.org

REEDLEY: Reedley Car Show and Street Faire, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Downtown on G Street reedleydowntown.com

RICHMOND:  Cinco de Mayo Festival, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Biggest Cinco celebration in the Bay Area attracts over 100,000 people!23rd Street Merchants Association, 23rdstreetma.com | cinco

SACRAMENTO: Cinco Festival Fiesta En La Calle May 4-5, 2019 at Southside Park, 2115 6th Street Free admission facebook.com/ FiestaEnLaCalle.ConcertSeries | cinco

SACRAMENTO: Beer Week April 26-May 5, 2019. 11 days of beer events feature 125+ breweries, serving over 300 varieties of craft beer. sacbeerweek.com

SAN CLEMENTE: Village Art Fair, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Downtown - San Clemente, CA | Exhibitors: 70 | juried event Free admission, villagesanclemente.org

SAN DIEGO: San Diego Ho'olaule'a May 4 -5, 2019, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. De Anza Cove, Mission Bay San Diego, CA sdhoolaulea.com | polynesian

SAN DIEGO: Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo May 3-5, 2019 Friday 4-9 p.m. Cost: Free cincodemayooldtown.com

SAN DIEGO: Mes de Mayo Cocktail Cruise, 6-8 p.m. at Hornblower Cruises & Events, Pier 2, 970 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101. Event includes fiesta-style appetizers and Mexican beer and cocktail specials. $42-up, (619) 686-8715 or hornblower.com

SAN FRANCISCO: Cinco de Mayo Yacht Party May 4 & 5, 2019, 10:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m. Pier 40 $44.06 approx. on eventbrite.com pre-sales only

SAN JOSE: Nikkei Matsuri Festival-San Jose Japantown May 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. facebook.com/SJNikkeiMatsuri/

SAN JUAN BAUTISTA: Great San Juan Bautista Rib Cook Off May 3-5, 2019. Event includes a Williams Ltd. Arts & Crafts Show. Location: Downtown San Juan Bautista, CA. san-juan-bautista.ca.us

SAN JUAN BAUTISTA: California Indian Market May 4-5, 2019. 35th annual event takes place at San Juan Bautista School Soccer Parking Lot. peacevision.net

SAN LUIS OBISPO: Home & Garden Expo of San Luis Obispo May 4-5, 2019 Alex Madonna Expo Center 100 Madonna Road  Free admission, inspiredexpos.com

SAN MARCOS: Belgian Waffle Ride. Lost Abbey Brewery, 155 Mata Way #104, San Marcos, CA 92069, The only Euro-style Spring Classic on American soil is an insane challenge and unparalleled experience. belgianwaffleride.bike | cycling

SANTA CLARA: Cinco de Mayo California's Great America May 4-5, 2019, 12-6 p.m. Hometown Square section of the park transforms into La Plaza  cagreatamerica.com | cinco

SANTA CLARITA: Taste of the Town, 2019, 12-4 p.m. Southern California Innovation Park, 25104 Rye Canyon Loop $125, tasteofthetown.com | taste

SANTA MONICA: Santa Monica Sunday Flea Market, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.  Location: Santa Monica Airport, 3050 Airport Ave., Santa Monica, CA $4-7 admission, santamonicaairportantiquemarket.com

SANTA ROSA: Roseland Cinco de Mayo, 3-9 p.m. Location: 650 Sebastopol Rd. Free, santarosacincodemayo.com
Non-alcohol and no smoking event. Entertainment includes music, dance, food vendors, products, family activities and more. | cinco

SARATOGA: Saratoga Rotary Art Show May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.   Location: West Valley College, 14000 Fruitvale Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070. Free admission and parking, saratogarotaryartshow.org

SELMA: Selma Raisin Festival May 1-5, 2019. Lincoln Park behind senior center - Selma, CA 

SHELL BEACH: Art in the Park at Dinosaur Caves, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  Meet and buy unique gifts from more than 70 artists and craftsmen.​ Location: Dinosaur Caves Park, Shell Beach (Pismo Beach), CA.  Free admission, artintheparkshellbeach.com

SIERRA MADRE: Sierra Madre Fine Art Fair May 4-5, 2019, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Memorial Park, at Sierra Madre Blvd. & Hermosa Avenue 222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. Sierra Madre, California Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. From the Friends of the Library produces this annual festival of art which includes approx. 100 exhibitors. 

SIMI VALLEY: Simi Valley Garden Tour, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Stroll through gardens at your own pace and visit the plant sale & vendors too! This tour is a fundraiser for the Simi Valley /Moorpark Republican Women Federated. (805) 491-3363   $20-25, simivalleychamber.org

STOCKTON: Cinco de Mayo Parade and Fiesta, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Weber Point. Central Valley's Largest Annual Cinco de Mayo Family Fiesta. Free parade | $5 Fiest admission | cinco

VISALIA: Cinco de Mayo, 12:30-4:30 p.m. at Garden Street Plaza, 300 E. Main St. Free admission, visalia.city

WEST SACRAMENTO: Intergalactic Expo, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Scifi, game, and cosplay convention. 1110 West Capitol Ave. West Sacramento, CA $10, westsacexpo.com | anime

YUCAIPA: Yucaipa's Music & Arts Festival May 3-5, 2019. Art displays, kid's activities, bands perform: Foghat | Wildee | James Wesley | Blues Traveler | Petty and The Heartshakers | The Long Run.  Location: New Yucaipa Arts Center, 12062 California Street, Yucaipa Ca 92399 Times: Friday 6-10 pm | Saturday 12-10 pm | Sunday 12-7 pm  Free, yucaipa.org

YUCCA VALLEY: California Welcome Center Art Festival May 4-5, 2019, 9 a. m.-5 p.m.  State-wide art contest, food, art, and craft vendors. Fun to be had by all. Location: California Welcome Center, 56711 Twentynine Palms Highway, Yucca Valley, CA.  yuccavalley.org

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