Monthly Archives: May 2014

June Events in San Diego

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01Fiesta del Sol in Solana Beach    May 31-June 1
Over 50,000 attendees will be enjoying great live reggae, soul, funk, jazz, blues and rock music, a beer garden, a variety of food, hand made art, paintings, local photography, jewelry, clothing, and crafts, and the very cool beach vibe of Solana Beach. 9am-9pm. Fletcher Cove. 858-755-4775 / http://www.fiestadelsol.net

02Rock n’ Roll Marathon     June 1
Athletes worldwide are coming to San Diego to participate in one of the nation’s premier marathons. It’s a exciting event where live bands and cheerleading groups entertain athletes as they travel along a 26.2-mile course. This event is in conjunction with the “Rock n’ Roll Half Marathon”. 6am-4pm. Balboa Park. (858) 768-6425 / http://www.rocknroll.competitor.com

03Rancho Bernardo Alive! Expo     June 1
Rancho Bernardo is alive with a grand festival! Continuous music abounds on two stages as patrons shop from booth to booth. There’s a Business Showcase, Cultural Center, Food Court, and a Kids Zone. The event also presents a car show and Free health screenings by doctors and nurses. 10am-4pm. Bernardo Center Drive. (858) 487-1767 x-12 / http://www.sdncc.com

S04an Diego County Fair     June 7-July 6
The Fab Fair is celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ first visit to the United States, sparking the British Invasion in music and pop culture, influencing even today’s musicians. Del Mar Fairgrounds. 858-755-1161 / http://www.sdfair.com

05Arthritis Walk 2014     June 7
Symptoms of arthritis include pain, fatigue, and inflammation. A good way to help combat arthritis is to walk. Walking moves the muscles and lubricates the joints for more flexibility. So, let’s move together by participating at this walking event. Proceeds will benefit the Arthritis Foundation. 7am-1pm. Liberty Station. (858) 492-1090 x-6711 / http://www.sdarthritiswalk.org

06Encinitas Rotary Wine Festival     June 7
Guests of our event will have an opportunity to stroll around the garden and the rest of this beautiful property sampling fine wines and beverages from around the world. 5-8pm. Hamilton Children’s Garden, the newest part of San Diego Botanic Garden located at 230 Quail Gardens Dr. 760-753-1977 / http://www.encinitaswinefestival.com

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERACycle Southcrest     June 7
This event is a collaborative effort to introduce Southcrest and Shelltown neighborhoods to Chollas Creek and the Bayshore Trail Project. The event is basically a non-competitive bike ride, but also allows walkers to participate. 10am-1pm. Southcrest Recreation Center: 4149 Newton Ave. (619) 543-0430 / http://www.groundworksandiego.org

08Art Around Adams     June 7
A community art festival is happening along Adams Avenue where merchants proudly display their wares. It’s all about art! Come and enjoy performing art, interactive art, display art, and the Sculpture Garden. The event also presents circus performances, a Kids Zone, and a community mural. 2-10pm. (858) 342-7496 / http://www.artaroundadams.com

09Sam Adams Brew & View     June 7
The event is designed for adults (age 21+) where attendees can enjoy Sam Adams Beer and a comedy movie presentation entitled “Wedding Crashers”. The event is accompanied with live music, games, and food. 6-10:30pm. Liberty Station. (303) 819-9780 / http://www.samadamsbrewandview.com

10Carlsbad Beach Fest     June 14
Brings together the community for a fun-filled annual celebration of coastal environmental stewardship, education, and public outreach at Tamarack State Beach. Tamarack Avenue will be filled with free beach activities, live music and entertainment, a BIG beach cleanup, interactive booths, exhibitors, sand castles, food, and fun. 8am-3pm. 760-271-5787 / http://www.carlsbadbeachfest.com

11Fiesta Metric Century Bicycle Ride     June 7
This recreational bike ride has three courses to choose from. There’s a 20-mile course, 45-mile course, and a 62-mile course. Riders can enjoy scenic views from Downtown to Otay Lakes. Upon returning, cyclists can partake in a delicious Mexican Buffet and an expo with bike-related merchandise. 6:30am-2pm. County Admin. Building parking lot: 1600 Pacific Hwy. (858) 692-6220 / http://www.shadowtour.com

12LaDainian Tomlinson 5K by EDCO     June 14
It’s early summer and the sun is up! Come and join celebrities and others on a 5K run/walk and a 1-mile kid’s run at Liberty Station. Proceeds benefit the LaDaninian Tomlinson Touching Lives Foundation. Enjoy the post-event celebration. 7am-1pm. (858) 836-0133 / http://www.lt5k.com

13Old House Fair     June 21
If you’re planning to restore an older home or spruce up a newer one, this event is for you. Local craftsmen and community businesses that specialize in the repair, remodel, and preservation of homes will be there to assist you. The event also offers historic home tours. 10am-4pm. Beech Street (between Fern St. & Dale St.) / 30th Street (between Cedar St. & Ash St.) (619) 233-6679 / http://www.theoldhousefair.com

14The Cooper Family Juneteenth Celebration     June 21
Juneteenth celebrates Black Independence Day. It’s a day of celebration with prayer and worship and gives recognition to community leaders. The event presents African history, drumming, and dancing and includes a Teen Stage, a Fun Zone, merchandise booths, light refreshments, and a talent show. 11am-6pm. Imperial Avenue. (619) 245-3387 / http://www.cfjuneteenth.com

15United States Police & Fire Criterium     June 22
Today, law enforcement and firefighting personnel from throughout the United States will compete at a fast-paced cycling criterium on a circular course. The event has been held since 1967. You’re welcome to come and watch and cheer them on. 7:30am-12:30pm.  Mira Mesa: Huennekins St. & Wapples St. (858) 571-9919 x-107 / http://www.uspfc.org

16Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chile Cook-Off Festival     June 28
This beachside festival has it all! Just follow the aroma of hot chili and the sounds of rock, blues, and jazz. Nestled along Antique Row, the streets are lined with booths of food, art, and merchandise. There are games, rides, and raffles. Be sure to watch the super chili cook-off contest. 10am-9pm. (619) 224-4906 / http://www.oceanbeachsandiego.com

17Golden Triangle Art & Craft Beer Festival     June 28
It’ll be fun for the whole family! Amid musical entertainment, children can slide and play on a big mound of snow. Adults can enjoy wine tasting and the craft beer garden. Shoppers can listen to music while visiting merchandise booths. Food is provided via food trucks. 10am-4pm. Nobel Recreation Center: 8810 Judicial Dr. (858) 602-2532 / http://www.lajollagtrotary.org

18Mass Creativity Day      June 28
Demonstrates the power of the arts to foster careativity and communication across generational, cultural, and geographical boundaries. It’s an all-day, all-age playday with hands-on workshops. 10am-4pm. West Island Avenue and the park across the street from the New Children’s Museum. (619) 795-1774 / http://www.thinkplaycreate.org

19San Ysidro Independence Day Festival    June 28
Residents in San Ysidro are celebrating Independence Day with a festival. Highlights include staged musical performances, a car show, food, and game booths. There’s an activity area for children, and a beer garden for adults. The event concludes with an evening fireworks show. 3-10pm. Larson Athletic Field: 455 Sycamore Rd. (619) 428-5200 / http://www.sanysidrobid.com

20The San Diego International Triathlon     June 29
Top pro athletes will compete for a $10K prize purse. The International Course consists of a 1,000-meter swim, 30K cycle, and a 10K run. The Sprint Course consists of a 500-meter swim, 20K cycle, and a 6-mile run. A sport-related expo accompanies the event. 6:30am-12pm.
(858) 268-1250 / http://www.kozenterprises.com

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