From reader Mat:
The Carlsbad Beach Fest is a free one-day family event open to public with its main goal to support and promote the stewardship and protection of our beaches, the marine environment, and coastal waterways.
The 2010 Carlsbad Beach Fest is the 3rd annual event which seeks local organizations and businesses who share the values of grass roots volunteer efforts, community involvement, and resource management.
This year’s event will be held on Saturday May 1st, from 10am to 3pm at Frazee Beach, located at the intersection of Carlsbad Boulevard (Coast Highway 101) and Pine Avenue:
The Beach Cleanup will take place from 10am to 12noon. http://carlsbadbeachfest.com/