San Juan Capistrano Fiesta Association 31421 la Matanza St, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The San Juan Capistrano Fiesta Association is an all-volunteer organization that manages and produces the annual…More Swallows Day Parade and other Fiesta de las Golondrinas events throughout the year. A nonprofit, nonpolitical organization, the Fiesta Association is led by a board of directors and is entirely self-funded through donations and various fundraising activities.
The Fiesta de Las Golondrinas is tied to the legendary return of the swallows to the Mission San Juan Capistrano on St. Joseph's Day, March 19th. The square-tailed cliff swallows spend the summer in San Juan Capistrano and leave in late October to travel 6000 miles for a winter in Goya, Argentina.
New members are always welcome to join the Fiesta Association with dues at just $30 for individuals or $50 for families. Members are the primary source of volunteers and critical to the success of events such as the Kids Pet Parade, Taste of San Juan, Hoos’Gow Day and other community-oriented events during the Fiesta de las Golondrinas season.
Monthly meetings are held on each Wednesday of the month beginning in January through March and on the second Wednesday of the month during the off season at the Nydegger Building located at 31421 la Matanza St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
Woman’s Club of San Juan Capistrano 31442 El Horno St, San Juan Capistrano, CA92675 The Woman's Club of San Juan Capistrano was founded in 1921. Its members are composed of local citizens who are active…More in the community and who support the advancement of women. The Club meets the third Tuesday of every month for fellowship, luncheon and the entertainment of a guest speaker.
The Club is also the sponsor of the annual Swallow's Day Parade and, in conjunction with the neighboring Rotary Club, it hosts the annual Swallow's Day Pancake Breakfast the morning of the parade.
The facility, which has a large kitchen, stage, eating/meeting area, and parking lot, is also available for rent by non-guest members for weddings, anniversaries, meetings, and quinceañeras.