Signature Events

Saint Joseph’s Day and The Return of the Swallows Celebration
A world-renowned tradition celebrating the famous swallows of Capistrano.
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
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Fifteenth Annual Battle of the Mariachis Festival
One of the most highly-anticipated, well-regarded Mariachi events on the West Coast, showcasing the talent, interpretation and inspiration of young mariachi musicians from across Southern California and beyond.
Saturday, May 18, 2019
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Music Under the Stars
A benefit concert series for Mission preservation and education programs hosted in the beautiful Mission courtyard.
2019 Concert Dates: June 22, July 6, July 20, August 3, and August 17
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Romance of the Mission Benefit Gala Concert and Dinner
The most exclusive gala benefit hosted in Orange County every year. Features a pre-show hosted reception, extravagant entertainment in the Great Stone Church and the most romantic dinner setting display. Underwriting opportunities available.
Friday, September 20, 2019
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Capistrano Lights: Christmas at the Mission
Mission San Juan Capistrano is proud to participate in San Juan Capistrano’s annual Christmas tree lighting festivities. Bring the whole family to this event as we invite the public to ring in the holiday season with us.
Saturday, December 7, 2019
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