Carlsbad Kidifornia Beach Party

Mark your calendars! On Saturday, October 21st, come enjoy the Carlsbad, Kidifornia Beach Party for a day of family fun, games, and chances to win great prizes on the sands of the Beach Terrace Inn. Join Carlsbad’s “adult” mayor, Matt Hall, and the team from Visit Carlsbad in the search for the Carlsbad Kid-Cabinet. Free and open to the public, kids and their parents can submit their video while at the Beach Party to become our mini-mayor, take part in the “sand-capitol” building contest to become the city architect, and check out all the cool ways kids rule in Carlsbad!
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What: Carlsbad, Kidifornia Beach Party, free and open to the public
When: October 21, 2017 from 9:30 am to 1 pm
Where: Beach Terrace Inn, 2775 Ocean Street, Carlsbad, CA 92008

There will be fun, games, and chances to win great prizes in Carlsbad, Kidifornia including:

Mini-Mayor video filming: Take a pose in our Kidifornia photo booth and tape your winning video to become our Mini-Mayor. With your parents’ permission, we’ll help you to create a 1-minute video on what you most enjoy about the city, and enter you into the contest to win a two night stay at West Inn & Suites, dinner at Bistro West, lunch Grubby’s and four park passes to LEGOLAND!

“Sand Capitol” building contest: Do you have a talent for design? Sign up for our “sand capitol” contest happening from 10 am -11:30 am and help us create the new headquarters of Carlsbad, Kidifornia! We’ll have professional builders to help you and all the tools needed.. and a great prize for a full day of fun at Carlsbad Watersports for the winning design. Click here to sign up!

Kid’s Check Out Survey: What do kids love most about Carlsbad, Kidifornia? Tell us what you think answering a short survey and enter a contest to win four tickets to SEA LIFE Aquarium!

Music, games and sweet treats: Are you good at giant jenga? Killin’ it in cornhole tosses and kite flying? Join in on plentiful beach fun dancing to endless summer tunes with our DJ and enjoy tasty treats from our partners The Cravory, Earnest Eats, Suja Juice and more.

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