2023's edition of The San Diego Beatles fair will feature The Cavern Club as it celebrates its 66th anniversary; their ethos has very much been about the Past, Present and Future. This San Diego Beatles Fair event will celebrate the history of the Cavern, as well as its 60's pop Culture of bands that changed music, and giving Latin heritage it's place in the industry. With brilliant tributes to the past, they've also given an opportunity for new artists to exhibit their music.
In true Cavern tradition The Beatles will continue to be the focus of the artists they inspired.
The event is sponsored by Queen Bee’s founder Alma Rodriguez. Alongside her, long time promotions director Christopher Leyva will be stepping in as liaison curator representing The Cavern Club in Liverpool, to bring the Cavern Club and the city of Liverpool to life. San Diego veteran band leader, journalist and San Diego music champion Bart Mendoza will perform and act as host..
San Diego Beatles Fair 2023 features a special pop up edition in collaboration with the Cavern Club in Liverpool.
The Beatles Fair makes a triumphant return in 2023 with a celebration of all things related to the Fab Four. Saturday, June 3rd, will feature a full day of music, talks, shopping, and singing, including fun for all ages at Queen Bee’s Art & Cultural Center in North Park.
This Year’s Theme 66 Years Of The Cavern Club, The 2022 Beatles Fair will capture a little of that magic, celebrating the music and performers on that created the Caverns legend and folklore. There will be memorabilia displays, specialized vendors and more, but live music will remain the focus of the day.
Highlights will include:
A Beatles tribute show - along with bands that came that also got their start at the Cavern, like Adele, Oasis, and many many more modern Brit rock artists also influenced by the Beatles.
True Stories – San Diego-based all-stars with a new Beatles-themed playlist.
John Borack (Goldmine Magazine) will discuss his new book, The Beatles: 100 Pivotal Moments In Music History.
Falling Doves – a fusion of stadium rock with garage rock familiarity, the band is an official Cavern Club band from Liverpool, England, honored to return to The International San Diego Beatles festival to represent the city of Liverpool.
Darnell Cole & The Vibe – An authentic British Blues Explosion sound, and the chops to match those guitar heroes of eras gone by, this band is not to be missed before they head back to the UK.
And much more TBA!
Beatles Fair is a grassroots event, organized by fans. If you love the Beatles music, you won’t want to miss this full day of Fab Fun!