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Old Mission San Luis Rey de Francia

Old Mission San Luis Rey de Francia

California is known for the lovely and historical missions that line its coastal communities. Centuries ago, missionaries set out to create bonds with the Native Americans. Now, those missions are an important way to create connections with the past. Old Mission San Luis Rey in Oceanside was founded in in 1798 by (Continue reading)

Oceanside, California

Oceanside, California

  Oceanside is a classic California beach community with its warm sandy beaches, historic wooden pier and Cape Cod-style harbor village complete with unlimited water sports and recreation. Oceanside has beach and ocean activities, which include sailing, fishing, surfing, stand up, paddle boarding, (Continue reading)

Missions Of San Diego

Missions Of San Diego

San Diego's Spanish Heritage is Rooted in its Missions Father Junipero Serra and a handful of missionary monks founded California’s first mission, the Mission San Diego de Alcala, also its first European settlement, on July 16, 1769. A few decades later, the Mission San Luis Rey de Francia was founded on June 13, (Continue reading)

Festival of the Bells 2013

Festival of the Bells 2013

July 12th, 13th and 14th This free, one weekend event is the anniversary celebration of Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcalá, the Mother of California’s 21 Missions. Founded by Blessed Father Junipero Serra on July 16, 1769 Celebrating 244 Years! The first Festival of the Bells was originally started by the (Continue reading)

San Luis Rey Band of Luiseño Mission Indians Powwow

San Luis Rey Band of Luiseño Mission Indians Powwow

17th Annual Inter-Tribal Powwow June 8, 2013  9:00a - 11:00p June 9, 2013  9:00a - 6:00p Come join the Mission San Luis Rey 17th Annual Inter-Tribal Powwow held at San Luis Rey Mission Grounds. Here you will enjoy arts and crafts booths, food booths, drawings, contests and more! All dancers and drums (Continue reading)

Dia de los Muertos at Mission San Luis Rey

Dia de los Muertos at Mission San Luis Rey

11th Annual Dia de los Muertos Old Mission San Luis Rey Sunday, October 30th, 2011 Dia de los Muertos, or “Day of the Dead,” is a Mexican cultural celebration that will transform Old Mission San Luis Rey, “King of the Missions” into an all-day community event on Sunday, October 30thfrom 10:00 AM to (Continue reading)

Explore Mission Valley

Explore Mission Valley

Mission Valley is the site of the first Spanish settlement in California, Mission San Diego de Alcala, oldest of the California missions. Today Mission Valley is a major commercial center lining the San Diego River and is home to several shopping centers and Qualcomm Stadium (home of the San Diego Chargers). San (Continue reading)