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Local Happenings

CarlsBad Village

With more than 100 buzzworthy spots for dining & drinks, boutique shopping, arts & culture, and adventure, Carlsbad Village is a true wonderland. Here are some of our favorite upcoming events happening in our own front yard:

Now through July | New Village Arts, Singin' in the Rain

Our local professional theater recently reopened following a $2.8 million dollar renovation. Check out their premiere of the classical musical Singin' in the Rain, showing May 12th through July 2nd. 

Every Wednesday | State Street Farmers' Market 

Stroll over to State Street to enjoy local cuisine, fresh produce, and more from 2:30 pm to 7:00 pm.

Every Sunday | Jazz at St. Michael's By-The-Sea

Enjoy a unique blend of exceptional jazz right across the street, beginning at 4 pm.

Now-July | Strawberry Season at Carlsbad Strawberry Company

Hand-pick the freshest strawberries to bring back to the beach! 

June 25th | 25th Annual Art in the Village

Stroll our charming Village streets and take in amazing artwork, live music on stage, performance art, demonstrations, and interactive displays.

July 6th | Flicks at the Fountain

Every Thursday starting July 6th until August 3rd, the community comes together to enjoy a movie at dusk outside at St. Michael's By-The-Sea Episcopal Church, right across the street from us. Bring your own blankets and snacks for the big screen!

September 9th-10th | Carlsbad Artwalk 

Take a stroll in the sunshine and browse some of the finest artists from Southern California during this local event.

October 12th | Taste of Carlsbad Village

Enjoy our community food tour full of tasty bites featuring our local favorites. 

November 25th | Carlsbad Small Business Saturday

Spend the day in the Village and help support our community's favorite local spots! Gift cards, tote bags, and more Carlsbad swag will be given away 
to attendees. 



Beach Terrace is part of a thriving local scene, including up-and-coming Oceanside to the North and trendy Encinitas to the South. Take a short drive or hop on the train to catch these upcoming regional events:

Year Round | LEGOLAND California

Did you know we're just 5 miles away from LEGOLAND® California, now featuring a Theme Park, Water Park and SEA LIFE Aquarium? 

Year Round | San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Experience wildlife closer than ever before and visit one of the most beloved zoos in the country! 

First Saturday of Every Month | Wine Tasting Harbor Cruise at Oceanside Whales

Experience a 90-minute evening cruise aboard the Oceanside Adventures Catamaran through beautiful Oceanside Harbor. 

June 3rd | 20th Annual Encinitas Rotary Wine & Food Festival

Savor the best eats, sweet treats, and drinks from local restaurants and caterers in Encinitas! Must be 21+ to attend. 

June 7-July 4th | San Diego County Fair at the Del Mar Fairgrounds

Enjoy exhibits, live music, entertainment, rides, animals, and more at San Diego's favorite county fair.

June 17th  | Encinitas Beach Festival

Join 17,000+ attendees for a free, family-friendly event to enjoy a whole day of surf contests, live concerts on the beach with Grammy award-winning rock band Switchfoot, special guests, brand activations, vendor booths, green initiatives, and more.

July 28th | San Diego Surf Cup

Attend this premier summer tournament for youth soccer, featuring the top teams in the nation and drawing the attention of thousands of spectators while attracting more than 500 college coaches and scouts.


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