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House of Panama: Red Top Dance

House of Panama: Red Top Dance

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Sat., July 23
  • 8pm-2am
Dance
Lightsaber Battle

Lightsaber Battle

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Sat., July 23
  • 8pm-11:30pm
Special Events
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., July 23
  • 5pm-6pm
Theater
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., July 23
  • 3pm
Theater

Pacific Island Festival Association Pageant

Balboa Park Club & Ballroom
  • Sat., July 23
  • 6pm-8pm
Fundraisers
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Sat., July 23
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Strictly Roots Reggae Saturdays

Strictly Roots Reggae Saturdays

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Sat., July 23
  • 9pm
Music
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Sat., July 23
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Macbeth

Macbeth

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sat., July 23
  • 8pm
Theater
ThoughtSTEM

ThoughtSTEM

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Sat., July 23
  • 10:30am-12:30pm
For Kids
Tinkerers’ Club

Tinkerers’ Club

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Sat., July 23
  • 10:30am-12:30pm
Classes & Workshops

Sense and Sensibility

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sat., July 23
  • 2pm
Theater

Sense and Sensibility

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sat., July 23
  • 8pm
Theater
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., July 24
  • 3pm-4pm
Theater
The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., July 24
  • 2pm-3pm
Theater
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., July 24
  • 4pm
Theater
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Sun., July 24
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Sun., July 24
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Macbeth

Macbeth

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sun., July 24
  • 8pm
Theater

Sense and Sensibility

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sun., July 24
  • 2pm
Theater

Sense and Sensibility

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sun., July 24
  • 7pm
Theater
Day Out of Time Mini-Fest

Day Out of Time Mini-Fest

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Mon., July 25
  • 5pm-9pm
Special Events
Alison Luedecke

Alison Luedecke

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Mon., July 25
  • 7:30pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Mon., July 25
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Middle-Eastern Drum & Belly Dance Class

Middle-Eastern Drum & Belly Dance Class

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Mon., July 25
  • 6pm-8pm
Music
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Mon., July 25
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors

San Diego Youth Symphony

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Tue., July 26
  • 6:30pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Tue., July 26
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Tue., July 26
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors

Sense and Sensibility

Old Globe Theatre
  • Tue., July 26
  • 7pm
Theater

SantanaWays

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Wed., July 27
  • 6:30pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Wed., July 27
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors

Gilbert Castellanos

Panama 66
  • Wed., July 27
  • 6pm
Music
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Wed., July 27
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors

Sense and Sensibility

Old Globe Theatre
  • Wed., July 27
  • 7pm
Theater
Summer Games at the Museum

Summer Games at the Museum

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Thu., July 28
  • 6pm-8:30pm
Special Events

Bayou Brothers

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Thu., July 28
  • 6:30pm
Music
MOPA Dinner Package

MOPA Dinner Package

Prado Restaurant
  • Thu., July 28
  • 5pm
Art
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Thu., July 28
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Thu., July 28
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors

Sense and Sensibility

Old Globe Theatre
  • Thu., July 28
  • 8pm
Theater
Sip and Spin: A Group Ride and Get-Together

Sip and Spin: A Group Ride and Get-Together

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., July 30
  • 5pm-8:30pm
Sports & Fitness
Super Awesome Showdown: Galacticadia 3

Super Awesome Showdown: Galacticadia 3

San Diego Natural History Museum
  • Sat., July 30
  • 7:30pm-10pm
Special Events

Paint the Written Word: A Workshop for Essayists

House of Pacific Relations
  • Sat., July 30
  • 10am-12:30pm
Classes & Workshops
Momentum with Clyde P

Momentum with Clyde P

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Sat., July 30
  • 8pm
Music
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., July 30
  • 5pm-6pm
Theater
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., July 30
  • 3pm
Theater
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., July 31
  • 4pm
Theater
Uptown Rhythm Makers

Uptown Rhythm Makers

Panama 66
  • Sun., July 31
  • 6pm-8pm
Music
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., July 31
  • 3pm-4pm
Theater
The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., July 31
  • 2pm-3pm
Theater
Children's Summer Camp Session Three

Children's Summer Camp Session Three

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Mon., Aug. 1
  • 9am-4pm
For Kids
Kevin Bowyer

Kevin Bowyer

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Mon., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Music
Senior Monday

Senior Monday

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Mon., Aug. 1
  • 10am
Special Events
American History Theater

American History Theater

Veterans' Museum and Memorial Center
  • Tue., Aug. 2
  • 7pm
Auditions
Children's Summer Camp Session Three

Children's Summer Camp Session Three

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Tue., Aug. 2
  • 9am-4pm
For Kids

Afrotruko

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Tue., Aug. 2
  • 6:30pm
Music
American History Theater

American History Theater

Veterans' Museum and Memorial Center
  • Wed., Aug. 3
  • 7pm
Auditions
Children's Summer Camp Session Three

Children's Summer Camp Session Three

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Wed., Aug. 3
  • 9am-4pm
For Kids
Children's Summer Camp Session Three

Children's Summer Camp Session Three

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Thu., Aug. 4
  • 9am-4pm
For Kids

The San Diego Concert Band

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Thu., Aug. 4
  • 6:30pm
Music
MOPA Dinner Package

MOPA Dinner Package

Prado Restaurant
  • Thu., Aug. 4
  • 5pm
Art
Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo
  • Fri., Aug. 5
  • 10am-8pm
Art
Children's Summer Camp Session Three

Children's Summer Camp Session Three

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Fri., Aug. 5
  • 9am-4pm
For Kids
Obon Festival

Obon Festival

Japanese Friendship Garden
  • Sat., Aug. 6
  • 10am-9pm
Outdoors
Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo
  • Sat., Aug. 6
  • 10am-8pm
Art
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., Aug. 6
  • 3pm
Theater

Kite

San Diego Art Institute
  • Sat., Aug. 6
  • 7:30pm
Music
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., Aug. 6
  • 5pm-6pm
Theater
Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Latin American Festival and Mata Ortiz Pottery Market

Bazaar del Mundo
  • Sun., Aug. 7
  • 10am-5pm
Art
Obon Festival

Obon Festival

Japanese Friendship Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 7
  • 10am-8pm
Outdoors
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 7
  • 4pm
Theater
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 7
  • 3pm-4pm
Theater
The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 7
  • 2pm-3pm
Theater
Children's Summer Camp Session Four

Children's Summer Camp Session Four

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Mon., Aug. 8
  • 9am-4pm
For Kids
Justin Bischof

Justin Bischof

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Mon., Aug. 8
  • 7:30pm
Music
Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Tue., Aug. 9
  • 5:30pm-6:15pm
Classes & Workshops

Mariachi Estrella de Chula Vista

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Tue., Aug. 9
  • 6:30pm
Music
Art of Élan: Traveling Dialogues

Art of Élan: Traveling Dialogues

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., Aug. 9
  • 7pm
Music

El Cajon German Band

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Wed., Aug. 10
  • 6:30pm
Music

Harvey and 52nd Street Jive

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Thu., Aug. 11
  • 6:30pm
Music
Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Thu., Aug. 11
  • 5:30pm-6:15pm
Classes & Workshops
MOPA Dinner Package

MOPA Dinner Package

Prado Restaurant
  • Thu., Aug. 11
  • 5pm
Art
Starlight Bowl Cleanup

Starlight Bowl Cleanup

Starlight Bowl
  • Sat., Aug. 13
  • 9am-12pm
Special Events
Reggae Summersplash

Reggae Summersplash

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Sat., Aug. 13
  • 2pm
Music
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., Aug. 13
  • 3pm
Theater
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., Aug. 13
  • 5pm-6pm
Theater
Zzymzzy Quartet

Zzymzzy Quartet

Veterans' Museum and Memorial Center
  • Sun., Aug. 14
  • 5pm-9pm
Music
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 14
  • 4pm
Theater
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 14
  • 3pm-4pm
Theater
The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

The Mightier P.E.N.S. (Poetic Expeditiionary Nation of Semanticists)

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 14
  • 2pm-3pm
Theater
Rising Stars

Rising Stars

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Mon., Aug. 15
  • 7:30pm
Music

Coronado Big Band

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Tue., Aug. 16
  • 6:30pm
Music
Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Tue., Aug. 16
  • 5:30pm-6:15pm
Classes & Workshops

San Diego Marine Band

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Wed., Aug. 17
  • 6:30pm
Music

Supremes

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Thu., Aug. 18
  • 6:30pm
Music
MOPA Dinner Package

MOPA Dinner Package

Prado Restaurant
  • Thu., Aug. 18
  • 5pm
Art
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., Aug. 20
  • 3pm
Theater
The Scam

The Scam

Zoro Garden
  • Sat., Aug. 20
  • 5pm-6pm
Theater
The Hamlet Comedy Hour

The Hamlet Comedy Hour

Zoro Garden
  • Sun., Aug. 21
  • 4pm
Theater

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