Missionfest 2013 was off to a roaring start under sunny skies Saturday.

Missionfest 2013 was off to a roaring start under sunny skies Saturday.

Thousands flock to MissionFest

The third annual celebration, organized by the Mission Downtown Business Association, features plenty of family fun.

  • Aug. 10, 2013 7:00 a.m.



Thousands of people converged on downtown Mission today as First Avenue was blocked off to vehicle traffic for the third annual MissionFest, organized by the Mission Downtown Business Association.

The large outdoor party spanned three blocks and featured a number of events, activities and attractions for the whole family, which included a number of bouncy castles, live music, street food and a car show.