City Produced Events

 2018 City produced events calendar. click here          


Saturday and Sunday, September 15-16, 2018 – Begins at noon
Flower Street (between Civic Center Drive and Santa Ana Boulevard) and the Santa Ana Stadium


Fiestas Patrias 2018

Come celebrate Fiestas Patrias with us!! This free annual event celebrates Mexican Independence with live music, dance performances, delicious food, carnival rides, and a variety of vendors and exhibitors! El Grito Ceremony will take place on Saturday at 6:00 p.m. with the annual Fiestas Patrias parade taking place on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. Bring the family and join the celebration of Mexican art and culture!

For more information, please visit our website

Interested in being a sponsor or vendor at Fiestas? Email for more information.


DTSA 5K RUN 2018

Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Downtown Santa Ana



Join us for the 5th Annual Downtown Santa Ana (DTSA) 5K Run! This event will take place on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. beginning on Main and Fourth Street. Test your endurance and speed as you pass by Santa Ana historical landmarks including the Orange County Courthouse, Eddie West Stadium and Old City Hall. First, second and third place winners in both the men and women’s divisions will receive a custom plaque and all participants will receive a custom medal to commemorate the event. Those interested in participating in the free 5K run are encouraged to pre-register to skip lines the day of the race. Pre-registration link coming soon!



Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Plaza Calle Cuatro / Downtown Santa Ana



The City of Santa Ana will be hosting the 6th Annual Plaza Navideña event and Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Plaza Calle Cuatro on the corner of Fourth and French Streets. This free event will take place from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and will include the annual tree lighting ceremony, live entertainment including mariachi and local music/dance groups, piñata area for children, and, of course, a special visit from Santa Claus!

If you are interested in being a sponsor or exhibitor at any of the events above or if you would like more

information, contact the Special Events Office at or call (714) 571-4227.


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