2015 San Diego County Fair June 5 – July 5
Start your summer at the 2015 San Diego County Fair – Friday, June 5 through Sunday, July 5 (closed Mondays and the first two Tuesdays). For centuries, people across the world have traveled to World’s Fairs to celebrate innovations, art and agriculture. In 1915, people flocked to San Diego for the Panama-California Exposition, held in Balboa Park. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of this milestone event, and the history and influence World’s Fairs have had on the modern-day, the 2015 San Diego County Fair theme is A Fair To Remember: A Celebration of World’s Fairs and Balboa Park.
San Diego Greek Festival June 5-7
St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Church invites you to join us at our annual Greek Festival. We enjoy sharing our heritage, culture, music, traditions, customs and culinary skills with you, our neighbors and friends in San Diego and Southern California. Your attendance always gives great pleasure to the many members of our community who have worked hard preparing this special 3-day weekend for you.
San Marcos Rock, Blues & BBQ Festival June 5-6
RB Alive! Street Fair June 7
Come and help us celebrate the North San Diego Business Chamber’s 27th Annual RB Alive!. There will be a full day of entertainment and enjoyment with over 300 booths. Visitors can browse the arts and crafts booths, get information from regional and local businesses, service clubs and religious organizations and of course partake in tasty treats and meals from food vendors.
The Toast of the Coast Wine Competition & Festival June 13
The Toast of the Coast will feature the finest wines from licensed wineries in California and Baja California. Your ticket will include unlimited 1-oz samples of wines entered in the 2015 Toast of the Coast Wine Competition. When you find one you like, you’ll be able to buy bottles to take home. The Festival also includes entertainment and admission to the San Diego County Fair. Wine enthusiasts can upgrade to the VIP Winemakers’ Tasting Area for an exclusive experience with winemakers and specialty food pairing and wine samplings.
San Diego Oysterfest June 13
The 6th Annual San Diego Oysterfest brings an amazing live music performance to the beautiful bayside setting of Marina Embarcadero North. 2015 Headliner is Thievery Corporation.
San Diego International Boat Show June 18-21
Whether you’ve been yearning for a yacht, coveting a family cruiser, or anxious to dive into the exciting and healthy world of paddle sports, now is the time to make that dream a reality with boats for sale in addition to dozens of booths showcasing the newest nautical gear, gadgets and accessories
San Diego International Beer Festival June 19-21
With more than 400 beers from around the world to choose from, beer aficionados will enjoy hard-to-find specialty craft brews alongside favorites from our local brewing scene. Specialty vendors will be selling a variety of accessories and gifts for the beer lover – from unique apparel to beer dog bones! With a stage featuring everything from home brewing advice to educational demonstrations with Stone’s Bill Sysak and Alesmith’s Anthony Chen to food pairings presented by Venissimo Cheese and The Lost Abbey (what is a Palate Trip anyway?!?) – these are demonstrations you won’t want to miss!
San Diego Wooden Boat Festival June 20-21
Each Father’s Day Weekend wooden boat owners display their craft at The San Diego Wooden Boat Festival. More than 80 wooden craft, ranging from row boats to regal schooners, were on hand for viewing by the public in 2011.
Bonita 5K & Junior 1K June 20
The 31st Annual Bonita 5K (formerly known as the Bonita 5000) takes place on the roads surrounding Rohr Park and it is fast and flat. Race starts and ends at Lot C. The Junior 1K race will start at the same location, but will take place inside the park.
Carlsbad TGIF Jazz in the Parks June 26 – Aug 21
Friday evenings from 6 – 9 PM. Free outdoor summer concerts at various locations in Carlsbad, CA.
2015 Ocean Beach Street Fair and Chili Cookoff June 27
Free one day festival with live music and entertainment, and of course a chili cookoff. A popular yearly community tradition with 5 music stages, art, food, and fun for the all age, over 70,000 visitors throughout the day make this one of the best San Diego events in June!
Distilled: San Diego Spirit & Cocktail Festival June 27
New for 2015, the San Diego County Fair presents Distilled: San Diego Spirit & Cocktail Festival, Saturday, June 27 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM in the famed Paddock, Red Star Café, Paddock Tavern and 17 Hands Restaurant. Distilled will feature creatively distilled spirits and handcrafted cocktails from the best bartenders and distillers in San Diego and beyond!
San Diego Outdoor Movies Ongoing
The 2015 SDSFF will highlight over 20 international films, include dozens of filmmakers and producers in attendance, Q&As, filmmaker panel and workshops, an amazing surf art gallery, surf legends and shaping demos, beach clean-ups and expression sessions, incredible live music, serendipitous live art, rad people and raging after-parties. We welcome surf enthusiasts and filmmakers from around the world to come celebrate the art of surf cinema in our beautiful hometown.