16th Annual A La Carte & Art Festival in Moutain View, FREE: May 5 & 6, 2012

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It’s time to spring into festival season! The Bay Area’s popular summer festival circuit officially kicks-off on May 5th & 6th, 2012 in Mountain View where cool, vibrant Castro Street morphs into a moveable feast of people and colorful tents for the 16th Annual A La Carte & Art. Throngs of visitors are expected to gather in Silicon Valley’s epicenter for this beloved springtime celebration of the arts.

Presented by the Mountain View Central Business Association, the festival will feature two days of stellar live music, a fine arts and crafts show with 200 of the west coast’s top artists showing their latest handcrafted wares, artisan specialty food purveyors, health and wellness displays, an organic and green products showcase, home and garden exhibits, festive food and drink with premium wine, microbrews, margaritas and mojitos, a farmers’ market with fresh seasonal produce, a multitude of kids’ amusements in the Tons of Fun Zone, and "A La Car & Art"—a classic and custom car show.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days. Admission is free. For more information, visit: www.miramarevents.com/alacarte/about-show.html

16th Annual A La Carte & Art Festival