November Fall Festival

November One-Day Street Fair, Downtown Encinitas, Arts, Crafts, Music and a Jump on Holiday Shopping.

Fall Festival

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Premier Holiday Shopping & Local Entertainment

23rd Annual Encinitas Fall Festival Sunday, November 24th, 2013 / 9am-4pm EVERY NOVEMBER, for two decades, the  Encinitas  101 MainStreet Association has played host to a premier street fair – The Encinitas Fall Festival.  This festival is a ready-made bazaar for holiday shoppers and weekend fun seekers. This year, fair-goers will enjoy a day where coastal breezes meet people gathering to shop, eat, be entertained and enjoy the community’s historical district. The festival features over 450 vendor booths showcasing various arts, crafts, gifts, food and more. The 200 shops and 40...

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2013 Premier Holiday Shopping and Entertainment Street Fair

23rd Annual Fall Festival Sunday, November 24, 2013 9:00am – 4:00pm Premier Holiday Shopping and Entertainment Tradition With 450+ booths to visit, plus dozens of unique downtown Encinitas retailers, here’s a perfect opportunity for your holiday shopping.  Enjoy music and dance performances at two stages, as well as three new additions: the Kids Zone, Dog Park and Bike Valet.  Many thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, Tri-City Medical Center. Kids Zone: North County Health Services presents our first Fall Festival Kids Zone in The Lumberyard at I St.  Children of all ages will enjoy...

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Premier Holiday Shopping and Entertainment Tradition

Fall Festival Sunday, November 18th, 2012 EVERY NOVEMBER, for two decades, the Downtown Encinitas MainStreet Association has played host to a premier street fair – The Fall Festival. This festival, previously known as the Poinsettia Festival, is a ready-made bazaar for holiday shoppers and weekend fun seekers. This year, on Sunday, November 18, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., fair-goers will enjoy a day where coastal breezes meet people gathering to shop, eat, be entertained and enjoy the community’s Historical district. The festival will feature over 450 vendor booths showcasing various...

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Fall Festival Wheels

Test Driving “The Most Likeable Car on The Planet”  November 2011 – It’s Sunday, the day of the Encinitas Fall Festival. The sky is grey and threatening rain, but still, the streets are full of people walking down Highway 101, leafing through the hundreds of tents that shop owners have set up to show off their goods. It smells like kettle corn, grilling sausages and coffee. But mostly it smells like the sea. It’s windy, and getting more so. I hit the street fair at E Street and 101. There are clothing racks on the corner from the thrift store and a woman selling photographs. I walk...

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Annual Festival Encourages Local Shopping

November 2011 – Who said shopping for the holidays had to start after Thanksgiving and be stressful and hectic? That was certainly not the coastal vibe as thousands of people visited downtown on Nov. 20 despite the gloomy weather to enjoy the entertainment and shopping opportunities at the Annual Fall Festival. Sponsored by DEMA, the festival boasted over 450 vendor booths hawking everything from dollar trinkets to handmade puppets and clothing to original photographs from world-famous photographers.  Highway 101 was closed between D and J Streets to allow festival-goers easy access to...

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