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January 2020 Events

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SAN DIEGO JANUARY 2020 EVENT CALENDAR


San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
http://sdfarmbureau.org/BuyLocal/Farmers-Markets.php

San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
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Ice Skating by the Sea Through Jan. 5
At the Del, Hotel del Coronado, enjoy outdoor ice skating at Coronado beach, overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
Location: Hotel del, Coronado
Contact: 619.522.8100 / www.hoteldel.com

La Jolla Polar Bear Swim Jan. 1
Join the La Jolla Cove Swim Club at the annual Polar Bear Swim at 10 a.m.!
Location: La Jolla Shores
More Information: https://www.lajollacoveswimclub.com/

San Diego New Year’s Race Jan. 1
Kick-off 2020 at the San Diego Yaght Club’s New Year’s Day Race at San Diego Bay!
Location: San Diego Bay
More Information: https://sdyc.org/

San Diego International Auto Show Jan. 1-5
This event features 400 vehicles, 30 manufacturers, family entertainment, and other activities. Be one of the first to see newly unveiled cars before they hit the showrooms!
Location: San Diego Convention Center
More Information: http://www.sdautoshow.com/

Poway Winter Festival Jan. 10-11
This event features the best winter activities like sledding, ice skating, building snowmen, roasting marshmallows, sledding, and a photo booth!
Location: Poway Community Park
More Information: https://poway.org/891/Winter-Festival

San Diego Spring Home Show Jan. 10-12
Dozens of home improvement professionals showcase their pieces in a fun, interactive environment.
Location: San Diego Convention Center
More information: http://www.homeshowsandiego.com

San Diego Resolution Run 5k & 15k Jan. 11
This run is for seasoned runners and beginners! Start the new year right by running through the most scenic parts of San Diego.
Location: Tecolote Shores
More Information: www.sandiegoresolutionrun.com

San Diego Brew Festival Jan. 11
This event features 70 breweries, 150 beers, and dozens of food trucks!
Location: Liberty Station
More Information: https://www.sandiegobeerfest.com/

Shark Geek Jan. 13
Birch Aquarium’s Perspective Lecture, Shark Geek: A window into shark movement in SoCal is an informative and educational lecture about shark breeds and their important role in ocean ecosystems.
Location: Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Contact: aquariuminfo@ucsd.edu / 858.534.3474
More Information: https://aquarium.ucsd.edu/

San Diego Travel & Adventure Show Jan. 18-19
Meet with thousands of destination experts from around the world who can help you personalize the trip that’s right for you.
Location: San Diego Convention Center
More Information: https://travelshows.com/sandiego

2020 Carlsbad Marathon & Half Marathon Jan. 19
Carlsbad is a winter marathon and half marathon unlike any other. The coastal course features breathtaking views and much more.
Location: Starts and Finishes at The Shoppes at Carlsbad
More Information: https://www.inmotionevents.com/event/carlsbad-marathon

40th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade Jan. 19
This is one of the largest celebrations of its kind in the United States in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The parade features floats, high school bands, college fraternities and sororities, churches, and peach and youth organizations
Location: Harbor Drive to Embarcadero
More Information: http://www.alpha-zsl.org/mlkdayparade.html

San Diego Restaurant Week Jan. 19-26
Dine deliciously at dozens of restaurants offering prix-fixe menu options throughout San Diego County. This foodie-favorited week is the perfect time to take a culinary tour throughout the diverse and thriving food culture of San Diego.
Location: San Diego
More Information
: https://www.sandiegorestaurantweek.com

Farmers Insurance Open 2020 Jan. 23-26
The PGA TOUR’s Farmers Insurance Open is played annually at the Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla. Come enjoy the ocean views, the world-class competition, and fan attractions including, The Michelob ULTRA Zone, Fan Village, autograph areas, a variety of local concession stands and much more!
Location: Torrey Pines Golf Course
More Information: www.farmersinsuranceopen.com

2020 San Diego Sunroad Marina Boat Show Jan. 23-26
If you are a boater, don’t miss this once a year event! This event features 90 exhibitors, 100+ boats, new marine services and products, boat rides, and much more!
Location: Sunroad Marina
More Information: http://bigbayboatshow.com/

San Diego Food and Water Bowl Cat Show Jan. 25-26
This event features everything a cat lover could dream of: a cat beauty contest, a pedigree competition, household pet competition, vendors, 450 exotic cats, AND a cat adoption booth!
Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds
More Information: http://www.sandiegocat.org/

December 2019 Events

December 2019 Events San Diego | California Title Blog

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San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
http://sdfarmbureau.org/BuyLocal/Farmers-Markets.php

San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
www.sdfoodtrucks.com

SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-Off Dec. 1
Chili + beer + holiday shopping + kids fun fest = one perfect Sunday in December. This event takes place in the North Park and South Park neighborhoods and features a chili competition between 40 local restaurants, 30 vendors featuring homemade goods, craft beer and wine stations, games, face-painting, two stages for live music, and MUCH more. https://www.sonofestchilicookoff.com/

Frosty Farm Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, and 15
Frosty Farm will give your whole family a reason to smile this holiday season! This unique event in San Diego combines festive activities with hands-on animal interactions and is the perfect place to create new memories.
https://animalcenter.org/programs-services/education/frosty-farm/

Rady Children’s Ice Rink Through Jan. 5
Rady Children’s Hospital Auxiliary and Liberty Station welcome San Diegans to kick-off the holiday season with outdoor ice skating at the Rady Children’s Ice Rink at Liberty Station. The outdoor rink will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., excluding Christmas. Net proceeds will benefit the Thriving After Cancer program in the Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Rady Children’s. https://www.radyfoundation.org/icerink

Balboa Park December Nights Dec. 6-7
Balboa Park December Nights brings families and friends together to spread holiday joy and kick-off the “most wonderful time of the year” with lights and more! Friends, families and the community are invited to come together for festive fun, food and attractions throughout the park, including complimentary admission to Balboa Park museums! https://www.sandiego.gov/december-nights

Ocean Beach Holiday Parade Dec. 7
Come find out what the locals have known for 30+ years – Santa would rather be in the quaint little surfing village of OB at the Ocean Beach Holiday Parade. The fun starts at 5:05 p.m.! https://obtowncouncil.org/holiday-parade/

56th Annual North Park Toyland Parade Dec. 8
The historic neighborhood of North Park will warmly welcome friends and family to bundle up and delight in San Diego’s most joyful parade. Gliding down University Avenue between Utah and Iowa Streets, this cheerful pageant will feel like a Winter Wonderland, as melodious marching bands, upbeat dance groups, cool vintage cars, beauty queens and city officials warm your spirits.
https://northparkmainstreet.com/events/north-park-toyland-parade/

Wacky Wonky Wonderland Dec. 8
Attend the best holiday event in town on Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The Wacky Wonky Wonderland event, a holiday festival and donation drive, will take place at the San Diego Center for Children’s main campus in Linda Vista to collect much needed gifts and donations to support more than 1,000 children in need this holiday season.
https://sdcc.ejoinme.org/MyEvents/WackyWonderland2019/tabid/1077685/Default.aspx

San Diego Bay Parade of Lights Dec. 8 & 15
The San Diego Bay Parade of Lights is a time-honored holiday tradition with more than 80 boats lavishly decorated and sailing by the shores for all to see. Held on two consecutive Sundays in December, the parade proceeds from Shelter Island past Harbor Island, the Embarcadero, Seaport Village, Pier at Cesar Chavez Park and the Ferry Landing in Coronado. https://sdparadeoflights.org/https://sdparadeoflights.org/

La Mesa’s Holiday in the Village Dec. 13-14
Walk the streets of La Mesa’s historic downtown enjoy live music, cozy fires, craft vendors, food, and a kids’ area with holiday movies and activities. http://www.lamesavillageassociation.org

Jungle Bells at the Zoo Dec. 13- Jan. 5
The San Diego Zoo will transform into a Holiday Forest, complete with exquisitely decorated trees and lights strung in all directions. Catch a showing of Jingle Brass, a caroling group that will wow you with their jazz-inspired takes on classic Christmas music. https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org

Oceanside Harbor Parade of Lights Dec. 14
Fishing boats, sail boats, yachts, and kayaks alike will be draped in holiday decor as they circle the Oceanside Harbor to enchant onlookers at the harbor, restaurants and beach. This event is FREE to attend and begins at 7:00 p.m. http://www.oceansideyc.net/

Dirty December Poker Run Dec. 14
Run a 10K, half marathon, or full marathon AND play poker! Runners collect cards throughout the course (five total) and play their hand at the finish line! Runners wearing a costume receive a bonus card! http://dirtyfeet.us/trailraces/decemberrun/

Poway’s Christmas in the Park Dec. 14
Join us at Old Poway Park for an old-fashioned holiday tradition that will take you back in time with caroling, live music, a visit with Santa, free children’s crafts, model train displays, and so much more! This event is FREE to attend! http://www.poway.org

Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade Dec. 15
Deck those paws with bells so jolly and jingle all the way through the Gaslamp Quarter! Pet owners and their furry, feathered, and scaled companions are invited to wear their favorite holiday costumes and sweaters and join the festivities including: a costume contest, live music, presentations, and much more!
https://www.gaslamp.org/events/pet-parade/

Hanukkah Menorah Lighting Dec. 22
Come celebrate the beginning of Hanukkah with a Menorah Lighting, music and entertainment throughout the event, photo opportunities, raffle prizes and more!
https://libertystation.com/events/calendar

Holiday Bowl Dec. 27
Don’t miss the epic showdown between the NCAA’S Big Ten and Pac-12 conferences at the annual Holiday Bowl! Kick-off begins at 5:00 p.m. but be sure to get there early for the pre-game festivities! https://www.holidaybowl.com/

New Year’s Eve Events in San Diego Dec. 31
A list of family-friendly New Year’s Eve events in San Diego!
https://www.lajolla.com/article/kid-friendly-new-years-eve-events-in-san-diego/

October 2019 Events

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San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
http://sdfarmbureau.org/BuyLocal/Farmers-Markets.php

San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
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Haunted Ghost Tours Ongoing
Your tour combines guided sightseeing with a haunted bus tour and some light walking. We get off the bus at each location, but the most you’ll walk is two city blocks.
https://hauntedsandiegotours.com/

Apple Picking and Agricultural Activities
A list of fall activities in Julian!
https://visitjulian.com/u-pick-orchards/

Pumpkin Patches Through Oct. 31
A list of pumpkin patches throughout San Diego!
https://www.sandiego.org/campaigns/fall-in-san-diego/halloween/pumpkin-patches.aspx

Haunted Trail of Balboa Park Through Nov. 2
The mile-long trail in the dark will leave you trembling. You never know who or what will be lurking around each turn. This trail is not suited for children under 10. http://www.hauntedtrail.net/

Scream Zone at Del Mar Fair Grounds Through Nov. 2
Experience San Diego’s largest haunted house this October at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Squirm your way through the House of Horror, Maze and Haunted Hayride. This event is not suited for children under 12. https://thescreamzone.com/

Haunted Hotel Oct. 4-Nov. 2
The Disturbance, created by The Haunted Hotel, is an all new “Haunt Collective” in Mission Valley that features three haunted attractions in one location with plenty of free parking. No more downtown disorder and parking pains…just head to Mission Valley Center’s west parking lot near Target. https://hauntedhotel.com/

La Mesa Oktoberfest Oct. 4-6
Celebrating its 46th year, the locally loved La Mesa Oktoberfest is going back to its roots to bring guests more entertainment, more vendors, more beer, and more “Prost!” (cheers) then ever before. From endless rows of vendors featuring incredible craft work and knick-knacks, to scrumptious sausages, food truck favorites, and live entertainment – La Mesa Oktoberfest promises to be back and better than ever this fall!
https://www.lamesaoktoberfest.org/

Build a Scarecrow Oct. 5, 19 and Nov. 2
We provide the supplies and you build the scarecrow! Two options: build a scarecrow to decorate the Julian area OR take it with you! Ticket price is PER SCARECROW not per person. https://www.facebook.com/events/720386231741026/

Carlsbad Oktoberfest Oct. 5
The Carlsbad Oktoberfest is a local fall tradition where thousands of people embrace German culture, food and beer! Admission is $15 in advance with your meal included. Parking is limited but there will be FREE shuttles every 20 minutes from the Shoppes at Carlsbad Mall. www.rotaryoktoberfest.org/

Pacific BeachFest Oct. 5
Pacific BeachFest has something for the entire family. The event features a fish taco contest, beach volleyball, craft beer, arts and crafts, and live entertainment. https://www.pacificbeachfest.org/

Polish Festival Oct. 11-13
The annual Polish Festival in San Diego is a wonderful cultural celebration in Pacific Beach all about Polish culture, traditions and cuisine. https://www.sandiego.org/explore/events/festivals-and-street-fairs/polish-festival.aspx

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show Oct. 11-13
The Harvest Festival features dozens of artisans and crafters, food, live entertainment, and kid-friendly activities. Enjoy all the festival has to offer for the price of one ticket! Remember to get your hand stamped to return as many times as you please!
https://harvestfestival.com/del-mar

Grape Day 5K and Tots n’ Trucks Oct. 12
This year, two awesome community events are combined for a full day of fun! Grape Day 5K is a fun run for everyone from elite runners to casual walkers, so bring the whole family including dogs and strollers out for a good time! The 9th Annual Tots ‘N Trucks, presented by Sculpt Nouveau and the County of San Diego, will take place after the Grape Day 5K. Kids of all ages will have the opportunity to climb and explore work trucks including fire trucks, police cars, dump trucks, garbage trucks, paving trucks and many more. Admission is FREE! https://visitescondido.com/calendar/

La Jolla Wine & Art Festival Oct. 12-13
Get ready for a weekend of wine, tasty cousine, art, and craft beer in the heart of the coastal town of La Jolla. Find handcrafted jewelry, pottery, glass sculptures, mixed media and photography on display from local businesses. Admission is FREE!
http://www.ljawf.com/

San Diego Italian Film Festival Oct. 15-27
The San Diego Italian Film Festival features the best of new Italian films. The festival will feature several genres with English subtitles. http://www.sandiegoitalianfilmfestival.com/

La Vista Dia de los Muertos Oct. 19
La Vista Memorial Park and Mortuary Dia de los Muertos will provide world renown programs of music, folk dancing, entertainment, food and hand crafted items.
https://lavistamemorialpark.com/events/

HauntFest on Main Oct. 25
The HauntFest on Main is a family-friendly event in downtown El Cajon. This festival features a pumpkin patch, costume contest, candy challenge activities, carnival rides, a Kid Zone, and much more! This event is FREE to attend! http://www.hauntfest.org/

Trick-or-Treat on India St. Oct. 25
This family-oriented event is a fun and safe way to celebrate Halloween with your little ones. Businesses along India Street will pass out candy and treats to trick-or-treaters.
https://www.littleitalysd.com/events/trick-or-treat-on-india-street

Halloween Family Day Oct. 26
Over two dozen participating museums and cultural attractions present free crafts for kids, costume parades and contests, Day of the Dead-themed activities, and tons of spooky surprises. Live music and dance performances, food trucks, and free candy round out the spooktacular day set amid Balboa Park’s historic architecture and scenic plazas. https://balboaparkconservancy.org

September 2019 Events

San Diego Events | September 2019

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San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
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San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
www.sdfoodtrucks.com

Big SoCal Euro 2019 Sept. 1
Big SoCal Euro is one of the largest all European car events on the west coast. We are excited to be one of the longest running car events of it’s kind, since 2001. The event featuring over 3,000 European cars throughout the region. Bring your family to meet other car enthusiasts, raffles, drag racing, great food, automotive vendors, swap meet, after party and more. General Admission is FREE!
https://www.big-euro.com/big-socal-euro/

9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Sept. 7
On September 11, 2001, 403 emergency responders made the ultimate sacrifice. The San Diego 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb, located at the Hilton Bayfront is the only event of its kind in the region. Each year hundreds of Firefighters, Public Safety Officers, civilians, and family members gather to climb the hotel stairs to honor the memories of the lives lost on September 11, 2001, and to create an experience none of us will ever forget. For more information, please visit http://www.sandiegostairclimb.com/

23rd Annual Julian Grape Stomp Festa Sept. 7
We are excited to be continuing the old-world tradition of kicking off your shoes, rolling up your pant legs and letting tons of blessed grapes squish beneath your feet! With ten local wineries offering sips to sample, a wide variety of food and shopping opportunities, great Italian music provided by Roman Holiday, Bocce Ball Court, a little extemporaneous dancing here and there, this will be a party to remember!
http://www.visitjulian.com/to-see-do/special-events/grape-stomp/

6th Annual Carlsbad Brewfest Sept. 7
More than 34 local breweries and cider houses will be featured at this year’s Brewfest! Enjoy a day of local tastings, food pairings, and entertainment with your closest friends. Tickets are $20-$55. https://www.carlsbadbrewfest.org/

San Diego Blues Festival Sept. 7
Since its debut in 2011, the San Diego Blues Festival has become a must-attend event for blues fans from across the country each September. All proceeds will benefit the North County Food Bank Chapter. For more information please visit,
https://www.sdbluesfest.com/

Burgers and Beers Sept. 7
Sample burgers from 20 of San Diego’s best restaurants and vote for your favorite! Wash down your burgers with an ice cold craft beer from more than 40 local breweries!
https://www.readerburgersandbeer.com/

Cardiff Greek Festival 2019 Sept. 7-8
Greek food, pastries, Greek folk dance performances, church tours, musical performances, kids games, market/deli, and more. Dance to live Greek music. Parking is FREE! http://www.cardiffgreekfestival.com

Aloha Run Sept. 8
The Aloha Run is a fun and festive, Hawaiian-themed 5k/10k event. Be inspired by music from the islands and beach tunes as you run or walk the flat and scenic course in San Diego. http://www.thealoharun.com/

Grand Chef Throwdown Sept. 13
An unforgettable evening showcasing the talents of over 30 of the best chefs from San Diego and Baja at the annual Grand Chef Throwdown. The event will bring together local fashionable foodies awarding a People’s Choice Award and a Culinary Council of celebrity top chefs and food critics, awarding the Chef Flor Franco Awards for Culinary Excellence. Guests will enjoy chef tastings, both savory and sweet creations, sample craft cocktails and sips from wineries on both sides of the border followed by a three-course gourmet dinner prepared by The Hotel Del’s Executive Chef, Stefan Peroutka in the oceanfront Ballroom. All proceeds benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
https://hoteldel.com/events/grand-chef-throwdown/

San Diego Bayfair Sept. 13-15
San Diego Bayfair has a long and rich tradition in Mission Bay Park. This 2.5 mile powerboat race is an exciting event for all ages. More information can be found on the event website: http://www.sandiegobayfair.org/

KABOO Del Mar Festival Sept. 13-15
The KABOO Del Mar Festival is not your average music festival. This event is jam-packed with music from more than 40 artists from different genres, comedy acts, art, and much more. Single day passes, three-day passes, and hotel packages are available on the event website. https://www.kaaboodelmar.com/

Julian Music Festival Sept. 21
The Annual Julian Music Festival originally began as a banjo and fiddle competition. In its 50th year, the Festival will include bluegrass, Americana, and contemporary jazz acts. Attendees are welcome to bring a lawn chair and tickets are available both online and at the door. https://www.julianguide.com/

Adams Avenue Street Fair Sept. 21-22
The 38th annual Adams Avenue Street Fair – featuring 80 musical acts on six stages – will be held from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22. The event also features beer gardens and beer tastings, giant carnival rides, festival foods and 300 arts and crafts booths.
http://www.adamsavenuebusiness.com/event-info/adams-avenue-street-fair/

San Diego Restaurant Week Sept. 22-29
For eight days 180 restaurants will offer three-course prix-fixed dinner menus starting at $20 per person and/or two-course prix-fixed lunch menus starting at $10 per person. The restaurants span across the county from the South Bay to East County and to the borders of Oceanside and Fallbrook to the North and touch on all cuisine types and cravings.
http://www.sandiegorestaurantweek.com/

Miramar Airshow Sept. 27-29
The Marine Corps Air Station Miramar is honoring 100 years of women in the U.S. Marine Corps at this year’s airshow. Known as the biggest airshow in the country, the show will feature exhibits, food, beer, and dazzling performances by current military pilots and the world-famous Blue Angels! http://www.miramarairshow.com/

August 2019 Events

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San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
http://sdfarmbureau.org/BuyLocal/Farmers-Markets.php

San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
www.sdfoodtrucks.com

Film in the Garden Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Grab your spot as early as 5 p.m. and movies start at 8:00 p.m. Enjoy an outdoor film in these series from the SDMA exhibit, now shown on the Botanical lawn in Balboa Park. Bring a blanket, picnic dinner and dogs allowed too. Free San Diego events in August. www.sdmart.org

Point Loma Summer Concerts Aug. 2, 9
Since 2001, Point Loma Summer Concerts has been bringing family-friendly concerts to Point Loma Park, with crowds swelling to nearly 3,000. While many aspects of the concerts have changed over the years, the warm community atmosphere remains the same – as do many of the concert’s sponsors, including the original presenting sponsor, Willis Allen Real Estate, which hasn’t missed a season, the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture, the County of San Diego, and many local businesses and local civic groups. https://www.plconcerts.org

Chula Vista Lemon Festival Aug. 4
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.
http://thirdavenuevillage.com/lemon-festival

Oceanside International Film Festival Aug. 7-11
The Oceanside International Film Festival showcases features, documentaries, shorts, animation, and student works along with workshops and after-parties. Established in 2009, OIFF is an opportunity for independent filmmakers to have their work screened and judged. It also gives the film buffs a jump-start chance for viewing local and international films at a place in Southern California known for its rich history, beautiful beaches, and artistic freedom. https://osidefilm.org/

Auto Heritage Day Festival & Car Show Aug. 10
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. and ends at 3:00 p.m. http://www.nationalcitychamber.org

ArtWalk at Liberty Station Aug. 10-11
Located in the Arts District in Liberty Station, is the 14th ArtWalk at Liberty Station festival. This event features more than 200 artists who will showcase paintings, jewelry, sculptures, glass work, photography, and much more.
https://artwalksandiego.org/libertystation/

Carlsbad Art in the Village Aug. 11
Carlsbad Art in the Village is Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Grand Avenue in Carlsbad, California. Over 125 local and regional fine artists are featured in the Village of Carlsbad, just two blocks from the beach.
https://www.carlsbad-village.com/events/art-in-the-village

Dog Days of Summer Aug. 12
Dog Days of Summer is San Diego County’s largest dog-centered event and is located in Cardiff, California. It is an all day event and will bring in over 10,000 attendees from all over San Diego. There will be vendors, pet adoptions from local shelters and rescue organizations, as well as, dog and kid zones. There will even be a doggie photo booth. So dress up your best friend (yes, I mean your dog) and come on out and enjoy a fabulously, fun day with the critters. You may even want to get your furry friend entered into some of the contests. For more information about one of the best San Diego events in August for dogs see:  www.cardiff101.com

Latin Food Festival Aug. 16-17
The Seventh Annual Latin Food Festival is taking place August 16-17 at Marina Park, San Diego Bay. The festival begins with a “Spirits of the Americas” kick-off, followed by “Modern Mexico Supper Club” chef’s dinner and “Gran Tasting” food, wine, beer, and spirits — so guests have a variety of ways to experience California’s #1 Hispanic culinary celebration. https://latinfoodfest.com/

West Coast Multicultural Carnival & Festival Aug. 17
The San Diego Caribbean Association presents the 3rd 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. https://sdca-inc.org/

Chula Vista Harborfest Aug. 17
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!
http://www.cvharborfest.com/

43rd World Bodysurfing Championship Aug. 17-18
Oceanside, California is the host of the 43rd 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.
http://www.worldbodysurfing.org/contest

Green Flash Concert Series Aug. 21
Monthly 21+ summer concert series on the Tide Pool Plaza at Birch Aquarium at Scripps. Buy a season pass for the most savings, or single show ticket in advance. Tickets also sold at the door. One of our favorite San Diego events in summer! See the Green Flash Concert Series at Birch Aquarium information at aquarium.ucsd.edu

Summer Movies in the Park Featuring: ‘UP’ Aug. 23
The movie begins at sundown, so hurry down to Horton Plaza Park to reserve your space. Once you settle in with your blankets, pillows and lawn chairs, there will be time to run up to Starbucks to get your favorite hot or chilled beverage. Bring your sense of adventure along with the whole family, including your furry friends (on a leash of course), to spend a wonderful evening at our FREE public cinema. https://www.hortonplazapark.com

Bike the Bay Aug. 25
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.
http://www.san-diego-beaches-and-adventures.com/san-diego-events-august.html

July 2019 Events

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San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
http://sdfarmbureau.org/BuyLocal/Farmers-Markets.php

San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
www.sdfoodtrucks.com

4th of July Fireworks & Festivities June 29-July 4
A list of Independence Day fireworks and events.
http://www.san-diego-beaches-and-adventures.com/san-diegofireworks.html

Music at the Shoppes Friday’s & Saturday’s through Sept. 6
Music at the Shoppes features live performances of jazz, country and pop artists on the outdoor patio near Yard House and Wokcano. Featured artists include Gold Standard (Piano, Pop, R&B, Soul), Jarred Matthew (Soul, Pop, ‘The Voice’), Roderick
Chambers (Soul, Pop, R&B, Reggae) and Justin Froese (South, Classic Rock, Blues, John Mayer). http://www.theshoppesatcarlsbad.com/sales-events/music-atthe-shoppes

Open Cockpit Days Through Sept. 1
Cockpits of several aircraft will be open so kids and adults can experience U.S. Marine Corps aviation from a pilot’s perspective. Strap into an ejection seat, put on a helmet, talk to pilots and try your luck with an “I Spy” activity. See 31 historical aircraft up close
as well as hundreds of artifacts from the earliest days of aviation to present day. Open Cockpit Days are a family friendly activity that will be hosted every other weekend during the summer. https://flyingleathernecks.org/

Big Bay BOOM July 4
The Big Bay Boom July 4th Fireworks Show is back, promising another spectacular display over San Diego Bay. Fireworks will be discharged simultaneously from barges placed strategically around the Bay off Shelter Island, Harbor Island, Embarcadero
North, Seaport Village, Embarcadero South Marina Park and Coronado Ferry Landing. The impeccably choreographed display will last approximately 17 minutes.
https://www.sandiego.org/explore/events/holidays/big-bay-boom.aspx

Horizon Music Festival July 6
Sunshine, sunsets, & good vibes. Horizon Music festival series returns for the fourth consecutive year with two 2019 dates at the Embarcadero Marina Park North at Seaport Village near Downtown San Diego. Horizon events seamlessly blend relaxation, good beats by world renowned artists, full bars, amazing food, unique shopping, interactive experiences, and partying with the vibrant surroundings of the San Diego Bay.
https://intothehorizon.com/

Stagecoach Days: Celebrating the Wild West July 7-Aug.18
Stagecoach Days invites visitors to enjoy afternoons in Old Town filled with activities that reflect life in early San Diego and celebrate the West on the move. Old Town San Diego State Historic Park is celebrating travel and transportation in the era of
real horsepower during “Stagecoach Days,” kicking off on July 7. Join in on the old-fashioned fun from noon to 4:00 PM on six Saturdays in July and August.
https://www.sandiego.org/explore/events/festivals-and-streetfairs/old-town-stagecoach-days.aspx

Del Mar Races July 7-Sept. 2
San Diego horse racing takes place where the “turf meets the surf” at the Del Mar Racetrack. Fans flock to the track each summer to wager on their favorite horses during the popular, annual Del Mar Thoroughbred Club racing season, mid-July – early-September. Be part of the magic and nostalgia of this long-time horse race
tradition dating back to 1937 when Bing Crosby greeted the first guests, and Seabiscuit won by a nose in the infamous race in 1938. This season features the nation’s top race horses, trainers and jockeys, and plenty of fun in the sun. https://www.dmtc.com/

Imperial Beach Sun & Sea Festival July 12-13
The 2019 Imperial Beach Sun & Sea Festival will feature world-class sandcastle sculptors creating some of the best sand creations on the West Coast as well as a community parade and pancake breakfast, live music, children’s craft activities, a Kids ‘n
Kastles competition, Farmer’s Market and International Food Fair.
http://www.sunandseafestival.com/

Mission San Diego Festival of the Bells July 13-14
The festivities include food, live entertainment, dancing, and traditional activities like the Blessing of the Bells and the Blessing of the Animals. All five Mission bells are rung during the weekend festivities, including the original bell dating back to 1802. The
Festival of the Bells is a great family event and an opportunity for everyone to visit and learn more about this historical landmark.
https://www.sandiego.org/explore/events/festivals-and-streetfairs/festival-of-the-bells.aspx

2019 Annual Over the Line Tournament July 13-14
San Diego’s beach softball Over the Line Tournament is played by men and women into their 80’s and is one of the last pure Southern California traditions.
https://www.sandiego.org/explore/events/sports/over-the-linetournament.aspx

Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market July 13-14
In Liberty Station visit more than 90 vintage, antique and handmade vendors. https://junkinthetrunkvintagemarket.com/

Comic-Con International July 18-21
Comic-Con International is the largest comics and pop culture event in the United States, attracting thousands of artists, celebrities and fans of comic books, movie memorabilia and all things related to pop culture. https://www.comic-con.org/

Supergirl Surf Pro July 26-28
The world’s top professional female surfers are back in Oceanside for the 12th Supergirl Surf Pro, a three-day event July 26-28, 2019. The weekend will be jam-packed with world-class competition that will have you on your toes and a festival village loaded with
female-inspired vendors, activities and entertainment. https://supergirlpro.com/

Home Builders 5K Fun Run/Walk July 27
North San Diego County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is sponsoring this signature community service event to benefit the local chapter of Habitat for Humanity in fulfillment of its mission to provide affordable housing for low income families residing in the City of San Diego and the North County.
https://www.letsdothis.com/e/home-builders-5k-172057

Extreme Autofest July 27
EAF returns to San Diego for it’s 20th Year! Don’t miss this all new season with a new twist to the show, as we hit SDCCU Stadium,Saturday July 27th, 2019, from 3 pm to 10 pm!
https://extremeautofest.com

June 2019 Events

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San Diego Farmers Markets Ongoing
http://sdfarmbureau.org/BuyLocal/Farmers-Markets.php

San Diego Food Trucks Ongoing
www.sdfoodtrucks.com

San Diego County Fair Through July 4
Keep checking the fair’s website for the official schedule as the event draws closer, and to keep tabs on the fair concerts and festivals lineups. This year’s fair theme is The Wizard of OZ! Channel your inner courage in our whirlwind of carnival rides. Expand your brain by immersing yourself in creative and educational exhibits. Warm your heart creating new memories with your friends and family. After all, “There’s no place like the Fair.” https://sdfair.com/

2019 Rock N’ Roll Marathon June 1-2
This year our event will feature a Full (26.2 miles) and 1/2 (13.1 miles) Marathon, a fun 5k Race and a 1/2 Marathon Relay Race. This year’s epic race will start at Balboa Park and end at a waterfront area with magnificent ocean views.
https://www.runrocknroll.com

Art Around Adams June 1
Stroll storefront art galleries and businesses and listen to music on several stages on a two-mile music and art walk. Over 100 businesses will change into impromptu art galleries and/or performance arenas for the day with 50 artists focusing on performance art, jewelry making, photography, tattoo, skateboard, oil painting, murals, dance, theater, and projection. www.artaroundadams.org

Encinitas Wine and Food Fest June 1
Sample fine wines and beverages from around the world as you explore the San Diego Botanic Garden, formerly known as Quail Botanical Gardens. Local restaurants will offer a taste sampling of their best dishes and desserts. Get your tickets before it’s sold out!
https://www.encinitaswinefestival.com/

International Boat Show June 6-9
Over 150 boats for sale as well as the latest nautical gear, gadgets, and accessories. This event takes place at the east end of Spanish Landing Park.
www.sandiegointernationalboatshow.com

San Diego Greek Festival June 7-9
The 50th Anniversary of the Greek Festival offers a variety of Greek cuisine, handmade pastries, and traditional Greek coffee, all within the festive atmosphere of music and dance. Live bands will perform both traditional and contemporary Greek music, and youth dance troupes wearing folk costumes will showcase their skills throughout the weekend. http://sdgreekfestival.com

2019 San Diego Festival of the Arts June 8-9
The 2019 San Diego Festival of the Arts will showcase stunning works of painting, sculpture, photography, glass, jewelry, ceramics, wood, fiber and mixed media from nearly 200 world renowned artists June 8 and 9 at downtown San Diego’s beautiful Waterfront Park. www.sdfestivalofthearts.org

San Diego County Fair 5k June 15
The 5th annual San Diego County Fair 5K is an all-ages, all-access behind the scenes run/walk of the iconic County Fair like you’ve never seen it before! Grab your friends and family, and join us at San Diego’s most celebrated tradition at the legendary Del Mar Fairgrounds! www.sdfair5k.com

Taste of Gaslamp June 15
The 25th Annual Taste of Gaslamp will showcase dining options from 25+ restaurants and a beer garden presented by Karl Straus. Don’t miss San Diego’s original culinary tour! Grab your tickets today! http://www.tasteofgaslamp.com/

Father’s Day Prime Rib Dinner Cruise June 16
Father’s Day is Sunday, June 16, 2019. This year, try something different and take your father out on the bay for an experience he’ll remember forever: a scenic dining cruise where he’ll receive special Father’s Day treatment. Flagship provides first-class service and delicious cuisine aboard San Diego’s finest fleet of luxury yachts. Choose between our brunch or dinner departures and spend some quality time together surrounded by the best views in San Diego.
https://www.flagshipsd.com/cruises/fathers-day

Dad’s Day BBQ & Beer June 16
Come celebrate dad with us! The Dad’s Day BBQ & Beer at Firefly Eatery & Bar is back! $19.95 gets you a BBQ plate consisting of a 1/2 lb of brisket, 1/2 rack of baby back ribs, a baked potato with the fixins (sour cream, scallions & bacon bits) and coleslaw! Beer flights will be available for $5, your choice of 4 beers from a selection of 20!
https://www.thedana.com/things-to-do/event-calendar/firefly-events/dads-day-bbq-beer-2019

OB Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off June 22
Join more than 70,000 visitors for an oceanfront chili cook-off, five stages of continuous live music and entertainment, the community mural project, Artists Alley, carnival rides and games, food and vendor booths, a beachside beer garden and more.
https://oceanbeachsandiego.com

Fairy Festival June 22
Come celebrate summer at San Diego Botanic Garden. Wear your fairy costume or come just as you are. Take pictures with the Fairy Princess, leave your wish at the Wishing Bush, build a Fairy House, paint and fill a Treasure Chest, make a Flower Fairy, decorate a Fairy Cradle and make a Fairy Baby, decorate a Magic Wand, paint a Unicorn Ornament, fill a Fairy Dust Necklace, get your face painted, and visit the Fairy Land Market. http://www.sdbgarden.org/fairyfest.htm

Festival of Yoga San Diego 2019 June 23
One of San Diego’s largest yoga festivals in celebration of the United Nations International Day of Yoga, sponsored by Pilgrimage of the Heart Yoga. San Diego nonprofit OG Yoga is honored to be Festival of Yoga’s first beneficiary.
https://festivalofyogasandiego.org

BRO-AM Beach Fest & Surf Competition June 29
The Switchfoot Bro-Am surf contest and concert returns and is the largest annual event at Moonlight Beach in Encinitas. The Switchfoot Bro- Am features huge bands and top pro surfers in a fun event that benefits a local children’s charity. http://broam.org/2019events/

Wildhorse Half Marathon & 10K June 30
The Wild Horse Trail Half Marathon is brought to you by Dirt Devil Racing and is the second race in both the Dirt Devil Racing Trail Half Marathon Series and the second in the Progressive Series (Foxy 5K, Wildhorse 10K, Stairway to Heaven 15K and Raptor Ridge 1/2). All racers will receive a custom, performance-technical fabric T-shirt, custom medal, and logo pint glass for finishing.  www.dirtdevilracing.com