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Cori, a professional balloon artist, creates a sword at the Encinitas Street Fair on Sunday, April 28. Cori has been a balloon artist for 12 years. (Photo by Cam Buker)

Street Fair snapshots: Images of Encinitas’ annual spring event

North Coast Current May 1, 2019
The Encinitas Spring Street Fair returned to Coast Highway 101 for the 36th year on April 27 and 28, running the length of the thoroughfare from D to J Streets. There was international food, live music, rides for children and a beer garden.
A young visitor to the Encinitas Spring Street Fair enjoys a piña colada on April 29, 2018. (NCC file photo by Jen Acosta)

Encinitas Spring Street Fair set for music, food, crafts, family fun

Antonio Pequeño IV April 25, 2019
Join the community of Encinitas as it celebrates the season during the annual Encinitas Spring Street Fair April 27 and 28 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in downtown Encinitas on Coast Highway 101.
A young visitor to the Encinitas Spring Street Faire enjoys a piña colada April 29. (Photo by Jen Acosta)

Street Faire snapshots: Images from Encinitas’ annual spring event

North Coast Current May 4, 2018
The Encinitas Spring Street Faire returned to Coast Highway 101 April 28 and 29. The fair ran the length of the thoroughfare from D to J Streets.
Spencer Howe and Natalie Boudin make a “hang loose” sign with their hands as they spin on the ride

Encinitas Spring Street Faire celebrates 35 years

Meghan Lanigan April 26, 2018
Join the community of Encinitas as it celebrates the season during the annual Encinitas Spring Street Faire April 28 and 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Downtown Encinitas on Coast Highway 101.
A sign attached to the door of the former Whole Foods Market in downtown Encinitas at the start of November announces the 2018 opening of an Amazon Go store in the space. The sign and a related website, which is no longer active, are reportedly incorrect. (Photo courtesy of Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association)

No Go: Disappointment, questions remain after unconfirmed Amazon Encinitas store announcement

Meghan Lanigan November 17, 2017
Within the past week, Encinitas residents and city officials went from excitement to confusion about whether or not Amazon was opening an Amazon Go store in downtown Encinitas at the previous Whole Foods Market location in the Pacific Station center on South Coast Highway 101.
Taste of MainStreet in Encinitas. (Courtesy photo)

ENCINITAS: Taste of MainStreet returns Aug. 8

July 31, 2017

ENCINITAS — Tickets are still available, but selling fast, for the 29th annual Taste of MainStreet on Aug. 8 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., hosted by the Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association and presented by...

Summertime family surfing. (Photo by Filios Sazeides, Unsplash)

July games, races, pro surfing keep summer super

Michele Leivas July 14, 2017
Your monthly roundup of events in Encinitas, Carlsbad, Solana Beach, Del Mar, Oceanside and Escondido.

Encinitas 101 MainStreet gets key recognition from national group

North Coast Current June 12, 2017
The Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association has earned accreditation from the Main Street America program, Encinitas 101 announced June 12.
Genevieve Ruddock applies face paint called Gopi Dots during The Encinitas Street Fair on April 30.   She recently returned from an eight-month India trip teaching children art. Since she started traveling extensively to India, she has completed various art projects with the children from tie-dye to mural painting. (Photo by Cam Buker)

Street fair snapshots: Images from Encinitas’ annual spring event

Cam Buker May 9, 2017
The Encinitas Street Fair returned to Coast Highway 101 April 29 and 30. There was international food, live music, rides for children and a beer garden.
Visitors enjoy a ride at the Encinitas Spring Street Festival on April 28, 2013. (NCC file photo by Scott Allison)

Encinitas Spring Street Fair marks 34th year with music, local vendors

Lauren J. Mapp April 28, 2017
Join the community of Encinitas as it celebrates the season during the annual Encinitas Spring Street Fair April 29 and 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Downtown Encinitas on Coast Highway 101.

Encinitas Street Fair to offer extended Beer Garden hours April 29

North Coast Current April 14, 2017
Encinitas’ upcoming Spring Street Fair will have extended Saturday Beer Garden hours, with Stone Brewing Co. providing the brews, Encinitas 101 MainStreet Association announced April 12.

Cool on the Coast: School picks up but fun doesn’t slow in September

Michele Leivas September 7, 2016
Your monthly roundup of events in Encinitas, Carlsbad, Solana Beach, Del Mar, Oceanside and Escondido.
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