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Nordic Nights

Nordic Nights

Balboa Park Hall of Nations
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 4:30pm-7:30pm
Special Events
Thomas Family Day

Thomas Family Day

San Diego Model Railroad Museum
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 11am-3pm
For Kids
Genius in the House

Genius in the House

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 12pm-3pm
For Kids

Underground Lightsaber Fighters

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 8pm-11pm
Special Events
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Meteor Shower

Meteor Shower

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 8pm
Theater

Love's Labor's Lost

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 27
  • 8pm
Theater
Gino & the Lone Gunmen

Gino & the Lone Gunmen

Veterans' Museum and Memorial Center
  • Sun., Aug. 28
  • 5pm-9pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

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

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Sun., Aug. 28
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Meteor Shower

Meteor Shower

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 28
  • 2pm
Theater
Meteor Shower

Meteor Shower

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 28
  • 7pm
Theater

Love's Labor's Lost

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 28
  • 8pm
Theater
Carol Williams & Aaron David Miller

Carol Williams & Aaron David Miller

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Mon., Aug. 29
  • 7:30pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Mon., Aug. 29
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Middle-Eastern Drum & Belly Dance Class

Middle-Eastern Drum & Belly Dance Class

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Mon., Aug. 29
  • 6pm-8pm
Music
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Mon., Aug. 29
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Modern Apothecary

Modern Apothecary

Botanical Building
  • Tue., Aug. 30
  • 6pm-8pm
Classes & Workshops

Lady J Blues

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

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Tue., Aug. 30
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Old Globe Theatre
  • Tue., Aug. 30
  • 7pm
Theater
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Tue., Aug. 30
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Meteor Shower

Meteor Shower

Old Globe Theatre
  • Tue., Aug. 30
  • 7pm
Theater
Balboa Park Rose Garden Volunteer Meeting

Balboa Park Rose Garden Volunteer Meeting

Centro Cultural de la Raza
  • Tue., Aug. 30
  • 9am-11:30am
Outdoors

Love's Labor's Lost

Old Globe Theatre
  • Tue., Aug. 30
  • 8pm
Theater

Coronado Concert Band

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Wed., Aug. 31
  • 6:30pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Wed., Aug. 31
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors

Gilbert Castellanos

Panama 66
  • Wed., Aug. 31
  • 6pm
Music
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Wed., Aug. 31
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Meteor Shower

Meteor Shower

Old Globe Theatre
  • Wed., Aug. 31
  • 7pm
Theater

Love's Labor's Lost

Old Globe Theatre
  • Wed., Aug. 31
  • 8pm
Theater

The Legends

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 6:30pm
Music
Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Dance Lesson at Twilight in the Park

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 5:30pm-6:15pm
Classes & Workshops
MOPA Dinner Package

MOPA Dinner Package

Prado Restaurant
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 5pm
Art
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 10am-6pm
Outdoors
Nighttime Zoo

Nighttime Zoo

San Diego Zoo
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 9am-9pm
Outdoors
Meteor Shower

Meteor Shower

Old Globe Theatre
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 8pm
Theater
Balboa Park Rose Garden Volunteer Meeting

Balboa Park Rose Garden Volunteer Meeting

Centro Cultural de la Raza
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 9am-11:30am
Outdoors

Love's Labor's Lost

Old Globe Theatre
  • Thu., Sept. 1
  • 8pm
Theater
Hawaiian Plumeria Festival: Plant Sale and Flower Show

Hawaiian Plumeria Festival: Plant Sale and Flower Show

Casa Del Prado 1650 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Sat., Sept. 3
  • 10am-4pm
Special Events
House of Ukraine Annual Lawn Program

House of Ukraine Annual Lawn Program

667 Pan American Rd, Balboa Park
  • Sun., Sept. 4
  • 2pm-3pm
Special Events
Hawaiian Plumeria Festival: Plant Sale and Flower Show

Hawaiian Plumeria Festival: Plant Sale and Flower Show

Casa Del Prado 1650 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Sun., Sept. 4
  • 10am-4pm
Special Events
Senior Monday

Senior Monday

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Mon., Sept. 5
  • 10am
Special Events
Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Wed., Sept. 7
  • 6pm
Film
Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Thu., Sept. 8
  • 6pm
Film
Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Fri., Sept. 9
  • 6pm
Film
Landscaping with Native Plants

Landscaping with Native Plants

Girl Scout Council Headquarters
  • Sat., Sept. 10
  • 8am-3pm
Lectures
Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sat., Sept. 10
  • 12pm
Film

Disaster Preparedness Expo

Grass area, 1900 Park Blvd. at Presidents Way, Balboa Park
  • Sat., Sept. 10
  • 10am-2pm
Special Events
Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Horrible Imaginings Film Festival

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sun., Sept. 11
  • 12pm-11pm
Film

Iris Society Annual Rhizome Sale

Casa del Prado
  • Sun., Sept. 11
  • 10am-4pm
Special Events

San Diego Model Railroad Museum Presents Routine Pleasures

San Diego Model Railroad Museum
  • Fri., Sept. 16
  • 6pm-9pm
Film

Routine Pleasures: Roundhouse Movie Club

San Diego Model Railroad Museum
  • Fri., Sept. 16
  • 6:30pm-9pm
Film
Heart & Stroke Walk

Heart & Stroke Walk

Sixth Avenue and Laurel Street, Balboa Park
  • Sat., Sept. 17
  • 6am-10am
Fundraisers
Jungle Fever

Jungle Fever

Spanish Village Art Center
  • Sat., Sept. 17
  • 3pm-8pm
Art
Indian Tantric Art

Indian Tantric Art

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Sat., Sept. 17
  • 3pm-4:30pm
Art

Iris Society Annual Rhizome Sale

Casa del Prado
  • Sun., Sept. 18
  • 10am-4pm
Special Events

Write Out Loud: Celebrating 100 Years of Roald Dahl

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Sun., Sept. 18
  • 10am
Theater
Blessed Beasts and Curious Creatures

Blessed Beasts and Curious Creatures

Timken Museum of Art
  • Fri., Sept. 23
  • 10am-4:30pm
Art
Bonsai Club Fall Exhibition and Sale

Bonsai Club Fall Exhibition and Sale

Casa del Prado
  • Sat., Sept. 24
  • 10am-5pm
Special Events
International Harvest Festival

International Harvest Festival

Balboa Park Club & Ballroom
  • Sat., Sept. 24
  • 12pm-4:45pm
Dance

San Diego Zoo Food and Wine Celebration

San Diego Zoo
  • Sat., Sept. 24
  • 6:30pm-9:30pm
Special Events
Bonsai Club Fall Exhibition and Sale

Bonsai Club Fall Exhibition and Sale

Casa del Prado
  • Sun., Sept. 25
  • 10am-5pm
Special Events
International Harvest Festival

International Harvest Festival

Balboa Park Club & Ballroom
  • Sun., Sept. 25
  • 12pm-4:45pm
Dance

Faces of Fibromyalgia: Photographic Exhibition

Centro Cultural de la Raza, 2004 Park Blvd, Balboa Park
  • Fri., Sept. 30
  • 5pm-9:30pm
Art
Senior Monday

Senior Monday

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Mon., Oct. 3
  • 10am
Special Events

Walk4ALZ: Balboa Park

1900 President's Way, Balboa Park
  • Sat., Oct. 15
  • 7:30am-10am
Fundraisers

Plant Extravaganza

Casa del Prado
  • Sat., Oct. 22
  • 9am-3pm
Special Events
Access Youth Academy's 10th Anniversary

Access Youth Academy's 10th Anniversary

San Diego Hall of Champions
  • Sat., Oct. 22
  • 6pm-10pm
Fundraisers
Art San Diego Contemporary Art Show: Opening Night

Art San Diego Contemporary Art Show: Opening Night

Balboa Park Activity Center
  • Thu., Nov. 3
  • 7pm-9pm
Art
Senior Monday

Senior Monday

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Mon., Nov. 7
  • 10am
Special Events

The Two Gentlemen of Verona

Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre
  • Sat., Nov. 12
  • 7pm
Theater

The Two Gentlemen of Verona

Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre
  • Tue., Nov. 15
  • 8pm
Theater

The Two Gentlemen of Verona

Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre
  • Wed., Nov. 16
  • 2pm
Theater
Leonard Simpson’s Ten-Best Dressed Awards Gala

Leonard Simpson’s Ten-Best Dressed Awards Gala

Casa del Prado Theatre
  • Thu., Nov. 17
  • 6pm-10pm
Dance
Art of Élan: Defining Place

Art of Élan: Defining Place

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., Nov. 22
  • 7pm
Music
Senior Monday

Senior Monday

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
  • Mon., Dec. 5
  • 10am
Special Events
Art of Élan: Reactive Listening

Art of Élan: Reactive Listening

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., Jan. 31, 2017
Music
Art of Élan: Diverse Soundscapes

Art of Élan: Diverse Soundscapes

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., March 14, 2017
Music
Art of Élan: Agents Of Change

Art of Élan: Agents Of Change

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., May 9, 2017
Music

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