Get ready to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in style at the Old Town Market in Old Town San Diego! This year’s festivities promise to be bigger and better than ever before, with a jam-packed schedule of live music and baile folklorico performances taking place from Friday 5th to Sunday 7th May.
The Old Town Market boasts over 40 unique shops, each with its own charm and character. From artisanal crafts and jewelry to delicious local cuisine, the Old Town Market has something for everyone. You can browse handmade pottery, locally crafted leather goods, and intricate textiles, all while enjoying live entertainment from local musicians and street performers.
On Friday 5th May, the festivities kick off with an electrifying performance by Mark Lopez from 4PM to 7PM. Mark is known for his energetic and soulful renditions of classic Santana hits, and he is sure to get the party started with his amazing guitar skills and powerful vocals.
Saturday 6th May is all about paying tribute to the legendary Carlos Santana, with a performance by the Santana Soul tribute band from 12PM to 2PM. The band consists of some of the best musicians in the industry, and they are dedicated to faithfully recreating the sound and feel of Santana’s music.
Later on Saturday, from 3PM to 7PM, Alicia Leon takes the stage to perform her unique blend of Latin music. Alicia is a talented singer and songwriter who has captivated audiences all over the world with her beautiful voice and infectious energy. Her performance promises to be a highlight of the weekend, and you won’t want to miss it.
On Sunday 7th May, the Gift Of Dance troupe takes to the stage from 11AM to noon to showcase their incredible baile folklorico skills. This traditional Mexican dance style is characterized by its colorful costumes, lively music, and intricate footwork, and the Gift Of Dance troupe is one of the best in the business. You’ll be transported to another time and place as you watch them perform, and you’ll be left with memories that will last a lifetime.
So what are you waiting for? Grab your friends and family and head down to the Old Town Market in Old Town San Diego for a weekend of live music, dance, and celebration. With such an incredible lineup of performers, this year’s Cinco de Mayo festivities are sure to be unforgettable. See you there!
Hours – 10am-9pm
Address – 4010 Twiggs St, San Diego, CA 92110
Phone – (619) 278-0955
Website – www.oldtownmarketsandiego.com