San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
San Diego Turkey Trot Races
A list of all the Turkey Trot races in San Diego.
San Diego Beer Week Nov. 1-10
San Diego Beer Week is a ten-day celebration inspiring people to drink local, craft beer, and promote San Diego’s thriving brewing culture with multiple events happening across the county. San Diego is home to more than 100 breweries and has gained an international reputation for brewing award-winning beers.
Old Town San Diego’s Dia de los Muertos Nov. 2-3
Old Town San Diego’s Día de los Muertos is a celebration of the history, culture, and heritage of the region that honors one of its most important holidays. Día de los Muertos is considered to be one of the most important holiday’s of the year by many in Mexico and other Latin American countries. The unity between life and death is celebrated when families come together and offer hospitality to the spirits of their loved ones. This event is FREE to attend and costumes are encouraged! http://www.dayofthedeadsd.com/
Bike the Coast Nov. 2
Join riders of all levels and ages while experiencing the best of the Southern California beaches and surf towns as you ride routes of 7, 15, 25, 50 or 100 miles. Everything starts and finishes on the beach at the spectacular venue of the Oceanside Pier with food, music, expo shopping and fun! All riders welcome!
Escondido Tamale Festival Nov. 2
The Escondido Tamale Festival is a celebration of tamales and all the great Latin foods that have become iconic staples of California’s culture. The festival features great food, craft beer, and wine to purchase, entertainment, competitions (including the chihuahua costume contest and fashion show) and celebrity chefs. http://www.escondidotamalefestival.com/
Carlsbad Fall Village Faire Nov. 3
Just like at past fairs, more than 750 vendors will sell everything fathomable, including clothes, accessories, plants, household products, art, antiques and home decor. The international food court will once again feature more than 50 booths serving everything from Thai to Hawaiian cuisine. This event is FREE to attend and also includes a beer and wine garden for attendees ages 21+. https://carlsbad.org/
Fallback Festival Nov. 3
Travel back in time to enjoy our old west town! Pan for gold, saddle up on pony rides, and enjoy live entertainment. Perfect event for children and families! Kids will experience a cross-section of what life was like before the age of television, computers and cell phones. This event is FREE and open to the public.
San Diego Fleet Week Nov. 4-12
Fleet Week San Diego honors and celebrates the men and women of the military through events that entertain and alliances that thank and support these heroes. Come celebrate its 84th year! Events Nov. 8-11 are FREE and open to the public.
Taste of University Heights Nov. 10
Stroll through the quaint neighborhood sampling delicacies from University Heights’ diverse restaurants and then enjoy a free self guided tour of the arts. Free shuttle tour of artist studios/venues in the area. http://www.uharts.org/
San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival Nov. 10-17
The week long festival features wine tasting seminars, cooking classes by James Beard Award-winning chefs, intimate luncheons with hand-selected wine pairings, and unforgettable celebrity chef dinners. https://www.sandiegowineclassic.com/
Veterans Day Parade Nov. 11
Come to watch this patriotic parade and stand your with hand over your heart in honor and recognition to United States Veterans from all branches of our military. https://www.sdvetparade.org/
Fee Free Day at Cabrillo National Monument Nov. 11
On this date, the entrance fee is waived at Cabrillo National Monument. The fee waiver includes entrance fees, commercial tour fees, and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included unless stated otherwise.
Ice Skating by the Sea Nov. 22- Jan. 5, 2020
At the Del, Hotel del Coronado, enjoy outdoor ice skating at Coronado beach, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The ice rink will be open daily with session times that vary. Hot chocolate and holiday drinks make this a festive San Diego holiday activity. For more information and schedule visit www.hoteldel.com
Annual Mother Goose Parade Nov. 24
More than 100 colorful and exciting parade entries come from around the United States to share in the excitement that is the Mother Goose Parade. The parade entries include spectacular motorized floats, glorious marching bands and drill units, eloquent equestrians, animated clowns, special characters, special guests, performing artists, celebrities, giant helium balloons, specialty vehicles, and of course, Santa Claus.
Encinitas Holiday Street Fair Nov. 24
With 450+ booths, plus dozens of unique downtown retailers, the Encinitas Holiday Street Fair is a perfect opportunity to get a head start on your holiday shopping. The event features children’s rides, two stages of live entertainment and food and drink refreshments provide an attractive setting for the public and a great boon to our vendors. http://www.kennedyfaires.com/encinitas
San Diego Jazz Fest & Swing Extravaganza Nov. 27-Dec. 1
The 40th San Diego Jazz Fest present a variety of traditional jazz music, from ragtime to hot jazz, to swing to rockabilly at the Town & Country Resort and Hotel in Hotel Circle. Jazz bands and musicians from across the U.S. will perform.