Cinco de Mayo celebration to be held May 3 in La Colonia Park in Solana Beach

The city of Solana Beach announces the free Cinco de Mayo Community Fiesta, to be held from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, May 3, at La Colonia Park, 715 Valley Ave.

This alcohol-free community event will offer many cultural opportunities for the whole family. Highlighting the entertainment stage schedule at 1 p.m. will be the festive sounds of Mariachi Orgullo de San Diego, followed by a professional Ballet Folklorico dance group at 3 p.m.

Fun family activities will include piñatas, game booths with prizes, Mexican craft booths, face painters and fun jumps for the kids. Authentic Mexican food and beverage favorites will be provided.

Join the city of Solana Beach in celebrating Cinco de Mayo while enjoying authentic Mexican food and family entertainment!

Community sponsors are The Boys and Girls Club of San Dieguito; Solana Beach Parks and Recreation Commission; St. Leo’s and St. James Youth Dance Groups; Public Arts Commission; Rudy’s Taco Shop; Tony’s Jacal Restaurant; Rubio’s Restaurant.

This event is free to the public. For information, visit or call the Parks and Recreation Department at 858-720-2453.