Carmel Valley in Party Mode as Annual Fiesta returns

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Carmel Valley in Party Mode as Annual Fiesta returns

Fiesta Days on the Green are in full swing this weekend at Carmel Valley Community Park, with arts and crafts, food vendors, and free concerts.The Kiwanis Club of Carmel Valley started the tradition in 1989. Over three days the volunteer organization hosts a “Hoopla” barbecue, a trail run, a car show, a dog show, a horseshoe tournament, and a pancake breakfast. Also out at the park this weekend is a train ride for the little ones, built in 1991 the choo choo is still rolling. All proceeds from the Fiesta are returned to the community to support youth activities, senior organizations and high school scholarships. The Fiesta will culminate with the grand prize raffle drawing at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. The winner will get a one week stay at a large Casa in Costa Rica plus $1,500 towards travel expenses.Park activities run until 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and run from 10:00 a.m. t0 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. A full schedule of Fiesta Events can be found here.

Fiesta Days on the Green are in full swing this weekend at Carmel Valley Community Park, with arts and crafts, food vendors, and free concerts.

The Kiwanis Club of Carmel Valley started the tradition in 1989. Over three days the volunteer organization hosts a “Hoopla” barbecue, a trail run, a car show, a dog show, a horseshoe tournament, and a pancake breakfast.

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Also out at the park this weekend is a train ride for the little ones, built in 1991 the choo choo is still rolling.

All proceeds from the Fiesta are returned to the community to support youth activities, senior organizations and high school scholarships.

The Fiesta will culminate with the grand prize raffle drawing at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. The winner will get a one week stay at a large Casa in Costa Rica plus $1,500 towards travel expenses.

Park activities run until 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and run from 10:00 a.m. t0 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. A full schedule of Fiesta Events can be found here.

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