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Carlsbad Village Holiday Events

Musical Kickoff To The Holidays 2019 Saturday, November 30th, 2019 Holiday music program by the Carlsbad High School Jazz Ensemble Live musical preview from Around The World in 80 Days Professional Strolling Carolers Soloists playing favorite holiday songs Hot chocolate & cookies   Support your favorite local spots or find new ones Come celebrate Small…

Carlsbad Village Faire November 3rd, 2019

November 3, 2019 / 8am-4pm Beautiful and balmy days in the coastal city of Carlsbad beckon you to the largest one day street faire anywhere!  Over 100,000 people will take in the beauty of our seaside village while browsing through unique booths, indulging in tasty treats and enjoying family entertainment at the nations largest one-day…

Vacay in Carlsbad California “The Village by the Sea”, Summer 2019

1. Location, Location, Location Perfectly situated between downtown San Diego and Los Angeles, located on the North San Diego Coast, Carlsbad is the ultimate launching point for your Southern California getaway. Carlsbad is easily accessed by car from Interstate 5.  The Amtrak’s Pacific Surf liner and San Diego Coaster trains are both conveniently located in…

20 Fun & Exciting Things to do in Carlsbad, California Spring 2021

Need a little getaway? Carlsbad, California is the perfect place for a weekend trip. We’ve put together our best lists of recommendations for the most notable 20 Fun & Exciting Things to do in Carlsbad, California.  From sightseeing to restaurant recommendations, you’re sure to find something that’ll pique your fancy. 1.Take a Stroll through Carlsbad Village – 20…

2018 Taste of Carlsbad Village is October 11th

The Carlsbad Village Association (CVA) is bringing you a night of food, fun, drink, and friendship at the Taste of Carlsbad Village presented by Mission Federal Credit Union on October 11, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Downtown Carlsbad Village. The event will feature 35 local restaurants with either savory or sweet signature…

Discover Carlsbad, California, One of San Diego’s Best Kept Secrets

  Discover Carlsbad one of San Diego’s best kept secrets.  Spa-goers have flocked to Carlsbad since its mineral spring was discovered in the late 19th century. Today, you can visit the site of the original well, but you can do much more than just “taking the waters”—Carlsbad’s spas offer world-class services. Carlsbad is still a…

CARLSBAD CHARITABLE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2018 GRANTS AVAILABLE

November 7, 2017 – San Diego, CA – Carlsbad Charitable Foundation (CCF), an affiliate of The San Diego Foundation, today announced its annual call for grant applications. In its 11th grant cycle, CCF invites nonprofit organizations and agencies to submit proposals for projects that provide health and human services with an emphasis on stopping the cycle of poverty and homelessness for individuals, youth and families in Carlsbad. According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 2017 Point-in-Time Count, homelessness has increased 5 percent in San Diego County over the past year, with more than 9,000 San Diegans living on the streets or in shelters. The CCF grant cycle aims to be part of the regional solution by supporting programs that give Carlsbad residents the necessary tools to avoid or move out of homelessness. Examples may include providing computers for creating resumes,…

Shoulder Season in Carlsbad, California

Celebrate travel, culture, connection Shoulder Season in Carlsbad, California by Leigh Schrom · On November 6, 2017 Shoulder season in Carlsbad, California extends into September, October, November, and even December, making it an ideal spot for travelers looking for more budget friendly accommodations and smaller crowds. Even at this time of year, this Southern California town still offers the ability to bask in the warm golden sun, enjoy stunning sunsets, and kick back and savor a beach vibe. Carlsbad is a small, easy-going coastal town with a thriving core where there are more pedestrians than cars. There’s an outlet mall offering top selling brands for less than retail stores prices, an amusement/water park made with millions of Lego bricks, prominent golf courses, and a 5-star luxury resort. Stroll the beach and watch a dramatic sunset of reds, yellows and oranges drop behind the…

Park 101 Carlsbad is a new foodie experience in the Village

What makes a perfect day in Carlsbad?  Walking on the beach with your toes in the sand, salt air, sun in your hair and a refreshing breeze on your face, you can picture this right.  But keep walking you have not gotten your 10,000 steps in yet, when you do however, you will be hungry!…

10 Best Carlsbad Attractions

Beachy Carlsbad Offers Up Much More than Awesome Theme Parks BY KATIE DILLON  SAN DIEGO LOCAL EXPERT Carlsbad California is likely on the bucket list of LEGO enthusiasts around the country, but there is much more to do aside from visiting LEGOLAND California and soak up rays at the beach. If you are headed to the beach, Carlsbad has seven miles to choose from including the widest beach in the county. Though it can be rustic in spots, these beaches have plenty of white sand and opportunities for boogie boarding, surfing and other family fun. Did you know that you can take a private tour of The Gemological Institute of America to learn about the grading of gems all over the world? Well, the truth is that most San Diegans don’t know this either. You will need to make a reservation in advance and don’t forget…

Indulgence Food Tour Video – Indulge Your Taste Buds with Carlsbad Food Tours Newest Tour!

Are you ready for a new dining experience with the Indulgence Food Tour It is really easy to fall into a comfort zone though when it comes to food. If you are lucky enough to live in a town or visit a place like Carlsbad where there are plenty of restaurants, start having fun with trying new ones. What better way to see all you can see and eat your way through the town with Carlsbad Food Tours newest adventure The Indulgence Food Tour. Enjoy the best Carlsbad’s restaurants while tasting local foods from “mom and pop” specialty food stores, famous Carlsbad historical sites and one-of-a-kind ethnic eateries. Between tastings, you’ll experience the life of a Carlsbadian as you stroll the bustling tree-lined streets of Carlsbad’s celebrated neighborhood “The Village by the Sea”. Our enthusiastic, local guides share their knowledge and recommendations of…

Hungry for Things to do in Carlsbad

Hungry for things to do in Carlsbad? Looking for fun things to do in Carlsbad. Eat Your Way Through Carlsbad.  Carlsbad Food Tours shares the best of Carlsbad’s locally sourced foods with our guests. The tour is easily walk-able in the downtown area that hosts some of the best flavors one can imagine, highlighting the bounty of…

Wine Tasting Bliss -Witch Creek Winery Carlsbad, California

Sun, sand and… wine, of course! The perfect vacation includes all three elements. A recent trip to Carlsbad, California, brought everything together, including the happy surprise of a downtown winery/tasting room. Our visit to the Witch Creek Winery was exceptional! Some dear friends invited us to join them on a vacation in Carlsbad and even gifted us our own condo unit! We tried to express our appreciation by providing some fun wine tasting experiences out on the sunny commons. Before long, though, our wine inventory fell to an alarming level. It was time to restock! Luckily, our friends new of a winery within walking distance (yes!) of our condos, so we set off for Witch Creek Winery. As we entered the winery, we immediately noticed the split personality of the space. Half of the large, well-decorated area was dedicated to wine, but the other half was…

Visit Carlsbad: Your Perfect Vacation Destination

  Visit Carlsbad California Known as “The Village by the Sea,” Carlsbad offers the charm of a European town with the conveniences of a large city. As you wander streets lined with antique stores, boutique shops and sidewalk cafes, you’ll soon discover much more, including miles of coastline, beautiful flower gardens and world-class shopping. With…

Summer in Carlsbad California Means…

A refreshing summer in Carlsbad is waiting for you. Summer in Carlsbad California means: Fun, fun & more fun.  There’s so much to enjoy about summer-particularly delicious summer fruits! Come enjoy refreshing items that take advantage of the best this season has to offer like strawberries from the Farmer’s Market, Wednesday’s from 3-7pm. Summer in…

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