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September 2019 Events

San Diego Events | September 2019

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

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/

San Diego November 2018 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

Old Town San Diego’s Dia de los Muertos Nov. 1-4
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/

San Diego Beer Week Nov. 2-11
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. www.sdbeer.com/sdbw

2018 Guild Fest Nov. 3
Celebrate the start of San Diego Beer Week with 2018 Guild Fest. Guests will receive a commemorative tasting cup, unlimited beer samples and plenty of entertainment. More than 60 independent breweries, local restaurants and food trucks will feature food and
beverage items for sale. https://www.sdbeer.com/sdbw/guild-fest

Bike the Coast Nov. 3
Experience gorgeous riding on the Southern California coast with 100, 50 or 25-mile routes on Highway 101. Everything starts and finishes at the Oceanside Pier with food, music, shopping and fun! Cycling, food, fun and great friends all go together at
the Oceanside Pier for an experience everyone loves! All riders
welcome! http://spectrumsportsevents.com/bike-the-coast

Escondido Tamale Festival Nov. 3
Presented by the Escondido Downtown Business Association, the Escondido Tamale Festival, an official San Diego Beer Week event, 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. 4
Just like at past faires, more than 800 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+. http://www.carlsbad.org/event/carlsbad-village-faire-2/

Veterans Day Parade Nov. 10
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.sandiego.gov/event/2018-san-diego-veterans-dayparade

San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival Nov. 12
Now in its 15th year, the San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival® is the largest wine and culinary classic on the West Coast, and is a signature event for the city of San Diego. 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/

72nd Annual Mother Goose Parade Nov. 18
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.
http://www.mothergooseparade.org/

Encinitas Holiday Street Fair Nov. 18
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. Enjoy the music of popular local bands in The Lumberyard Courtyard and dance, music
and other entertainment on the Community Stage next to Ace Hardware. Take your young ones to the Kids Zone for a variety of fun activities, and walk your furry friends into Dog Zone for some treats and special attention. Remember to bring your own bag(s),
as vendors are no longer allowed to pass out single-use bags. http://www.kennedyfaires.com/encinitas

San Diego Jazz Fest & Swing Extravaganza Nov. 21 – 25
The 39th San Diego Jazz Fest over Thanksgiving will 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. http://www.sdjazzfest.org/

San Diego South Bay Turkey Trot Nov. 22
Put your turkey in the oven, pack up the family and come and run or walk San Diego’s only Turkey Trot that has 3 distances to choose from: 15k (9.3 miles), 10k (6.2 miles), 5k (3.1 miles). Bring a non-perishable food item on race day and help those who
cannot help themselves. For more information please visit, http://sdthanksgivingrun.com/

Ice Skating by the Sea Nov. 22- Jan. 2, 2019
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

Let it Glow! Nov. 29
Light up the holiday season with creatures that glow! Get hands on with glowing activities, meet scientists who study illuminating creatures and celebrate the season with living light! This event takes place at the Birch Aquarium at Scripps and tickets are $20
for adults and $15 for children ages 3-17. https://aquarium.ucsd.edu/events/2018/let-it-glow

San Diego October 2018 Events

San Diego October 2018 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

Pumpkin Patches Through Oct. 31
https://www.sandiego.org/campaigns/fall-in-san-diego/halloween/pumpkin-patches.aspx

Scream Zone at Del Mar Fair Grounds Through Oct. 31
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 Trail of Balboa Park Through Oct. 31
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/

Boomont Park Fall Festival & Haunt Oct. 1-31
Every weekend in October, head over to Belmont Park for a fun-filled fall and Halloween extravaganza! Enjoy FREE trick-or-treating,
zombie laser tag, a pumpkin patch, painting, costume
contests and much more!
https://www.sandiego.org/members/attractions/belmont-park/events/boomont-park-fall festival-and-haunt.aspx

San Diego Italian Film Festival Oct. 3-14
The San Diego Italian Film Festival features the best of new Italian films. The festival will feature several genres such as, comedy, drama and documentaries.
http://www.sandiegoitalianfilmfestival.com/

Carlsbad Oktoberfest Oct. 6
The Carlsbad Oktoberfest is a local fall tradition where thousands of people embrace German culture, food , and beer! Admission is $15 in advance or $20 at the door for adults. https://www.rotaryoktoberfest.org/

Maker Faire San Diego Oct. 6-7
The Maker Faire celebrates the creativity and innovation of crafters, artists, inventors, and the do-it-yourself type. More than 250 creators will showcase their creations at Balboa Park. https://www.adamsavenuebusiness.com

Pacific BeachFest Oct. 6
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/

La Jolla Wine & Art Festival Oct. 6-7
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 jewlery, pottery, glass sculptures, mixed media and photography on display from local businesses. Admission is FREE! http://www.ljawf.com/

San Diego International Film Festival Oct. 10-14
The San Diego International Film Festival is the region’s premier film event and one of the leading stops on the independent festival circuit. SDIFF offers a unique film experience including world premieres, never-before-seen studio releases, independent
film making, and a full schedule of glamorous parties and intimate events with filmmakers. https://sdfilmfest.com/

Ocean Beach Oktober Fest Oct. 12-13
The OB Oktoberfest is a two-day beachside festival equipped with beer, food, music, and live entertainment.
https://oceanbeachsandiego.com/attractions/annual-events/oboktoberfest

Polish Festival Oct. 12-14
Music, Polish dancers, Polish food and beer, and various bands.
https://www.sandiego.org/explore/events/festivals-and-streetfairs/polish-festival.aspx

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show Oct. 12-14
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!
http://www.harvestfestival.com/del-mar.html

Fashion Week in San Diego Oct. 12-14
Fifteen new designers from all over the world will showcase their collections at FWSD 2018! Access to the catwalk is available to the general public and tickets are available online. http://fashionweeksd.com/

Escondido Grand Avenue Festival Oct. 21
The Escondido Grand Avenue Festival welcomes 400 vendors, carnival rides, activities, and food from dozens of local and international businesses. This event is FREE to attend!
https://www.sandiego.org/explore/events/festivals-and-streetfairs/escondido-fall-street-faire.aspx

Extreme Sailing Series Oct. 18-21
Now in its twelfth year, the Extreme Sailing Series is the ultimate international racing competition. The race will take place on San Diego Bay starting from Harbor Island.
https://sandiegoextremesailing.com/

Fleet Week San Diego Oct. 22-28
The best of the U.S. military on display and in action with cruisers, amphibious ships, destroyers, frigates, submarines, landing craft, Coast Guard Search and Rescue, fly-overs of contemporary military and Vintage Military Aircraft, and more. https://fleetweeksandiego.org

HauntFest on Main Oct. 19
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. 26
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. This event is FREE to attend!
https://www.littleitalysd.com/events/trick-or-treat-on-india-street

Dia de los Muertos Oct. 20- Nov. 4
Find all of the Day of the Dead celebrations happening in San Diego this fall!
https://www.sandiego.org/campaigns/fall-in-san-diego/dia-de-losmuertos.aspx