Here are some of our ideas for attending the Festival from out of town on any budget.
Also check out the Visit Carlsbad website for more info about where to stay and things to do.
Enjoy beach-front luxury at Beach Terrace Inn
Savor spectacular food and enjoy shopping at Village Faire Restaurants & Shops
Visit the Museum of Making Music
Pick up new and used vinyl records from Spin Records
Catch a musical theatre performance at New Village Arts
FUN IN THE SUN
Take a train, take a plane, take a car – all roads lead to Carlsbad!
Take in ocean views from your room at Carlsbad Inn Beach Resort
Sample the variety of our local restaurants – seafood, Mexican, sushi....
Take the train or carpool with your favorite music lovers down from LA or up from San Diego to downtown Carlsbad
Visit Carlsbad Village Farmer’s Market and stock up on the freshest, most delicious local produce
Visit the Buena Vista Laguna Ecological Reserve or volunteer at its Nature Center
Hitchhike South from LA – or North from San Diego (or carpool or take the train or bus)
Enjoy amazing food from Lola’s 7 Up Mexican Market & Deli
Go visit the famous Museum of Making Music
Pick up used vinyl records from Spin Records
Buy a new ukulele or take a lesson at Carlsbad Village Music
Surf! For free!