San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
Twilight in the Park Summer Concerts Aug. 1
On Wednesday, August 1, Dixieland jazz band, the Jazz Jammers will perform under the stars at the Spreckles Organ Pavilion. For 37 years, Twilight has entertained audiences with quality Dixieland, swing, and Latin salsa music. The concert is FREE to
attend and concert-goers may bring a picnic basket and blankets.
National Ice Cream Sandwich Day Aug. 2
All you need is $2 to create your own customized ice cream sandwich to celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! Stop by Nestle Toll House Café in Chula Vista
between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to get your ice cream!
SoundBite Dinner with Miss. Erika Davies Aug. 3
Attendees receive a six course meal prepared by three professionally trained chefs, while reveling in live music performed by Miss. Erika Davies. This event is located at Lot 8 in Mission Valley and tickets are $65 per person. BYOB
Stretch Yourself Yoga Aug. 4
Grab your yoga mat and a bottle of water for this one-day outdoor class at Horton Plaza. This FREE event is presented by Scripps Health. https://www.sandiego.org/members/venues/horton-plazapark/events/stretch-yourself-yoga.aspx
Chula Vista Lemon Festival Aug. 5
Celebrate Chula Vista’s world renowned heritage as the “Lemon Capital of the World” at this year’s Lemon Festival. Enjoy live bands, lemonade, contests, and rock your favorite yellow outfit. This one-day event is open 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
DIY Kombucha Workshop Aug. 5
Do you drink kombucha? Learn how to make it at home in this three-hour workshop! Sample various flavors and take home a 16 oz. bottle of your creation!
Movies & More by the Lake Aug. 10
Bring a blanket and watch a movie under the stars at Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve. Be there by 6:00 p.m. to grab a spot and some grub from the food trucks. Entry is only $10 per car.
ArtWalk at Liberty Station Aug. 11-12
Located in the Arts District in Liberty Station, is the 13th ArtWalk at Liberty Station festival. This event features more than 200 artists who will showcase paintings, jewelry, sculptures, glass work, photography, and much more.
Fresh Fest Aug. 11
San Diego Hydroponics & Organics presents FIRST Fresh Fest at the Quartyard in downtown San Diego. Try plant-based Mexican and Middle Eastern dishes, as well as, vegan cotton candy! All food and beverage vendors are vegan-only. This event is 21+ and
takes place between 12:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
West Coast Multicultural Carnival & Festival Aug. 11
The San Diego Caribbean Association presents the 2nd Annual San Diego West Coast Multicultural Carnival & Festival at the SDCCU Stadium (formerly Qualcomm Stadium). Indulge, taste, and experience Caribbean culture through food, drinks, dancing,
and international artists. Don’t miss the Parade of the Bands, featuring hundreds of Masqueraders.
National City Heritage Day & Car Show Aug. 11
The National City Chamber of Commerce is hosting this year’s annual event at Kimball Park in National City. Food, music, and children’s entertainment begin at 10:00 a.m. with an awards ceremony at 2:00 p.m. https://www.automobileheritageday.com/
Latin Food Festival Aug. 17-18
The Sixth Annual Latin Food Festival is taking place August 17-18 at Marina Park, San Diego Bay. The festival is to feature 150 food, wine, beer, and spirit stations. This year, the Food Network’s Marcella Valladolid, TV personality, chef, and author Aaron
Sanchez, and Mexico’s restaurateur and chef, Enrique Olvera are to headline this fun and flavorful event.
Stone 22nd Anniversary Celebration Aug. 17-18
Enjoy endless craft beer, food, and receive a complimentary tasting glass! Attendees can also take part in a cigar lounge with cigars for purchase. This event is hosted by the Stone Brewery World Bistro & Gardens – Escondido and Liberty Station.
Chula Vista Harborfest Aug. 18
This event has everything summer has to offer in one location! Don’t miss this fun-filled event, equipped with kayaking, paddle boarding, laser tag, rock climbing, volleyball, arts & crafts, tacos, beer, and much more. Admission is FREE!
42nd World Bodysurfing Championship Aug. 18-19
Oceanside, California is the host of the 42nd Annual World Bodysurfing Championship competition. Starting at 6:30 a.m., approximately 400 bodysurfers will compete for their chance to be crowned body surfing champion.
Rogue One Movie Screening Aug. 25
Watch “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” at the amphitheater in Horton Plaza. The cost is FREE to attend and movie-goers are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, and snacks!
Bike the Bay Aug. 26
Bike the Bay is a non-competitive community bike ride that is suitable for all ages and lifestyles. Riders begin at San Diego Bay, continue through National City, Chula Vista, and
Imperial Beach and have a one-time opportunity to ride their bikes across Coronado Bridge! Registration is $55-$60.