|Squeeze a day of fun into your summer by celebrating at the Lemon Festival! The free festival is returning for the fourteenth year to downtown Chula Vista on Sunday, August 8.
The event celebrates Chula Vistaâ€™s heritage as the once self-proclaimed "Lemon Capital of the World.â€ť The community is welcome to join the festivities on Third Ave. from E to G Streets from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Every year, the event increases in popularity bringing up to 30,000 visitors to enjoy a full day of family fun and activities.
This year the agenda includes entertainment on three stages, art displays, lemon cooking contests, a classic car show and dozens of delicious food options. The event also is featuring a Kidsâ€™ Fun Zone with non-stop amusement for children, including carnival rides, inflatables, bungee flying, rock climbing wall and pony rides.
Bands set to perform include Breezinâ€™, Afro Cuban Drumming, Michele Lundeen, Grupo Kawasay and more.
The Lemon Festival is sponsored the Third Avenue Village Association in conjunction with the City of Chula Vista. For more details, please visit www.thirdavenuevillage.com.