Tuesday, September 16, 2008
California Avocado Festival Carpenteria
The California Avocado Festival is home to the world's largest vat of guacamole. Visitors can taste avocado food dishes including avocado ice cream. Thousands of people attend the three-day festival each year which takes place during the first weekend of October. The festival offers avocado products,locally made goods and admission is free. Stroll through the Arts & Crafts Venue between 8th and 6th Street on Saturday and Sunday or visit the Commercial Marketplace at the 900 block on Linden Ave all three days. Head to 7th Street for the Kid's Block Party. There will be lots of fun games, face painting and bouncers. October 3, 4, 5. Carpinteria, California.