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By Brian Park

Tickets are on sale for the Fiesta Association’s next event, the annual El Presidente Ball.

The Western-style formal dinner will take place on Saturday, March 8, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m., at El Adobe de Capistrano, 31891 Camino Capistrano. The event also includes live music courtesy of Swing Shift, dancing and a silent auction. Guests are encouraged to come dressed in Western, Spanish, Mexican or early Californian attire.

To view photos from last year’s El Presidente Ball, click here.

Tickets cost $55 and can be purchased by calling 949.493.1976 or at Fiesta Association meetings, which take place every Wednesday until the Swallows Day Parade, starting at 7 p.m. at the Nydegger Building, 31421 La Matanza Street. Meetings are preceded by social time, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

The Fiesta Association is still accepting items for its silent auction. To donate, email

For more information on the Fiesta Association and the Swallows Day Parade, visit

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