Spring into Festivals in Southern California

Festival season is finally here in Southern California. That means fresh fruits, veggies, and live music for you and your family to enjoy this spring.

California Strawberry Festival

May 16 and 17
10:00am to 6:30pm

At the Strawberry Meadows of College Park
3250 South Rose Avenue, Oxnard

California Strawberry Festival
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Make sure to come hungry to the annual California Strawberry Festival – there will be a strawberry pie eating contest! In addition, enjoy a strawberry relay race, berry best hat contest, and much more.

The Festival at the National Orange Show

April 22-April 26
689 South E Street
San Bernardino
Orange Show
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Go and celebrate 100 years of citrus fun at the National Orange Show. For our crafty followers out there, join in on the competition in the citrus theme quilt contest.

Fiesta Hermosa

May 23- 25
Hermosa Pier
Fiesta Hermosa
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Fun for the whole family, Fiesta Hermosa is returning for another triumphant year. Get there early to enjoy the Charity Beer & Wine Garden because the queue builds up quickly and you don’t want to miss out!

The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire

April 4-May 17
Santé Fe Dam Recreation Area
15501 East Arrow Hwy, Irwindale
The Original Renaissance Pleasure Fair
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Take a step back in time at The Renaissance Pleasure Faire. You will feel like you are in the Renaissance era England where you can see jousters, performers, and same food offerings.

West Coast BBQ Classic

May 9
The Queen Mary Waterfront Events Park
1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach
West Coast BBQ Classic
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Make sure your belly is empty because just the delicious smells are going to fill you up! This is a gathering of the best of the best grill masters so you know the food is going to be life changing.

Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival

May 29-May 31
37701 Warren Avenue
Winchester, CA 92596
Temecula Valley Ballon and Wine Festival
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Wine, food, music, hot air balloon rides – sounds like a wonderful way to spend Memorial Day Weekend. The Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival is something you don’t want to miss this spring.

Fallbrook Avocado Festival

April 19
Main Avenue, Fallbrook
Fallbrook Avacado Festival
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Avocados are part of our daily diet in SoCal so it’s only appropriate
that we have a festival to celebrate the delicious fruit. There is a best dressed avocado contest, a carnival, and artisan walk.

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