Fly by Swallows Day at Mission San Juan Capistrano

Traditional to-dos will festively fill the grounds of the historic mission on March 19.

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Mission San Juan Capistrano pays homage to the famous swallows of springtime on Tuesday, March 19.
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Mission San Juan Capistrano pays homage to the famous swallows of springtime on Tuesday, March 19.
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The March 19 event is on from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and includes several different happenings, including a presentation on the cliff swallows, a plein air art exhibit, and dance performances, too.
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A swallow in its nest at the mission.
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The ringing of the famous bells is a major part of any mission celebration.
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You might even spy a few of these little ones, the stars of the day.
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The cost to attend is $12 adults, $11 seniors, $8 children.
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While it isn't officially spring, this annual festivity feels like the first party of the blooming season. So why not get up and dance?
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Mariachis, too, will bring joy to the day's musical notes.
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St. Joseph's Day and the Return of the Swallows Celebration will take place at Mission San Juan Capistrano on Tuesday, March 19, 2019.
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