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U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 9am-7pm
Special Events
Tall Ships Parade Spectator Cruise

Tall Ships Parade Spectator Cruise

Hornblower Cruises
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 1:30pm-4pm
Waterfront
Summer Pops: 1812 Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Summer Pops: 1812 Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 7:30pm
Music
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 7:30pm-9pm
Comedy
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 9:30pm-11pm
Comedy
Rumba Lounge

Rumba Lounge

Onyx/Thin
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 9pm
Music

The Pitch, Or How to Pitch a Latino Sitcom that Will Never Air

Lyceum Theatre
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 7:30pm
Theater

City Lights Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Hornblower Dinner Cruises
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 6:30pm-10pm
Waterfront

Gilbert Castellanos

Westgate Hotel
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm
Music

DJ Slowhand

Float
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm
Music

DJ Chris Cutz

Florent
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm
Music
DJ Fresh One

DJ Fresh One

Barleymash
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm
Music
D.O.D.

D.O.D.

Bassmnt
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm
Music
Bite San Diego — Downtown/Little Italy

Bite San Diego — Downtown/Little Italy

  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 12pm-3pm
Food & Drink

Gaslamp Ghosts Walking Tour

William Heath Davis House Museum
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 5pm-6:15pm
Special Events

Spirits at Sunset

Flagship Cruises & Events
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 6pm-8pm
Waterfront
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Old Town State Historic Park
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 10am-6pm
Special Events
David Patrone

David Patrone

Masala Spices of India
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm-11pm
Music
Friday Night Live

Friday Night Live

LOUNGEsix
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 6pm-9pm
Music

Mixtape: The Greatest Hits of the 80s

Horton Grand Theatre
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm
Theater

RED

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 7pm
Theater
Violet

Violet

San Diego Repertory Theatre
  • Fri., Sept. 4
  • 8pm
Theater
U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 9am-9pm
Special Events
Road to Rio Tour: Olympic Gymnastics

Road to Rio Tour: Olympic Gymnastics

Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 11am-7pm
Sports & Fitness
9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 7am-3pm
Special Events
Festival of Sail Parade

Festival of Sail Parade

San Diego Maritime Museum
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 9am-7pm
Waterfront
Summer Pops: 1812 Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Summer Pops: 1812 Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 7:30pm
Music
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 7:30pm-9pm
Comedy
Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 9:30pm-11pm
Comedy
Kill the Noise

Kill the Noise

Bassmnt
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 8pm
Music
Experience Saturdays

Experience Saturdays

Onyx/Thin
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 9pm
Music

The Pitch, Or How to Pitch a Latino Sitcom that Will Never Air

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 7:30pm
Theater

The Pitch, Or How to Pitch a Latino Sitcom that Will Never Air

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 2pm
Theater

City Lights Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Hornblower Dinner Cruises
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 6:30pm-10pm
Waterfront

Steven Ybarra

Seaport Village
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 12pm
Music

DJ Chris Cutz

Basic Urban Kitchen and Bar
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 8pm
Music

DJ Fresh One

Float
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 8pm
Music
Bite San Diego — Downtown/Little Italy

Bite San Diego — Downtown/Little Italy

  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 12pm-3pm
Food & Drink
Gaslamp Quarter Architectural Tour

Gaslamp Quarter Architectural Tour

William Heath Davis House Museum
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 11am-12:30pm
Special Events
The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery

Courtyard San Diego Downtown
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 6:15pm
Theater
Tuna Harbor Dockside Market

Tuna Harbor Dockside Market

Tuna Harbor Dockside Market
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 8am-1pm
Food & Drink

Swift Boat at the Maritime Museum

San Diego Maritime Museum
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 10:30am-1pm
Waterfront

Spirits at Sunset

Flagship Cruises & Events
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 6pm-8pm
Waterfront
Blue Whale Watching Adventure

Blue Whale Watching Adventure

Hornblower Cruises
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 12am-11pm
Outdoors
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Old Town State Historic Park
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 10am-6pm
Special Events

Solarium Saturdays

LOUNGEsix
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 1pm-7pm
Music

Mixtape: The Greatest Hits of the 80s

Horton Grand Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 4pm
Theater

Mixtape: The Greatest Hits of the 80s

Horton Grand Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 8pm
Theater

RED

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 7pm
Theater
Violet

Violet

San Diego Repertory Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 2pm
Theater
Violet

Violet

San Diego Repertory Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 4pm
Theater
Violet

Violet

San Diego Repertory Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 5
  • 8pm
Theater
Festival of Sail Parade

Festival of Sail Parade

San Diego Maritime Museum
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 9am-7pm
Waterfront
Labor Day Rooftop Pool Party

Labor Day Rooftop Pool Party

Andaz San Diego
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 1pm-7pm
Special Events
U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 9am-7pm
Special Events
Road to Rio Tour: Olympic Gymnastics

Road to Rio Tour: Olympic Gymnastics

Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 11am-7pm
Sports & Fitness
Summer Pops: 1812 Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Summer Pops: 1812 Tchaikovsky Spectacular

Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 7:30pm
Music
Pre-Labor Day

Pre-Labor Day

Onyx/Thin
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 9pm
Music

Chuck Prada

Tin Roof San Diego
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 8pm
Music

The Pitch, Or How to Pitch a Latino Sitcom that Will Never Air

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 2pm
Theater

AN SHO(w)

American Comedy Company
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 8pm-9:30pm
Comedy

Sunday Funday Bash

Hard Rock Hotel
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 5:45pm
Special Events

City Lights Fireworks Dinner Cruise

Hornblower Dinner Cruises
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 6:30pm-10pm
Waterfront
Adrian Lux

Adrian Lux

Bassmnt
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 8pm
Music

Third Ave Certified Farmers' Market and Asian Bazaar

400 block of Third Ave between Island Ave & J Street
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 9am-1pm
Farmers' Markets
The Headquarters Certified Market

The Headquarters Certified Market

Headquarters
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 10am-2pm
Farmers' Markets

Swift Boat at the Maritime Museum

San Diego Maritime Museum
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 10:30am-1pm
Waterfront

Magnum Sundays

F6ix Niteclub
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 9pm
Music
Blues Jam

Blues Jam

Downtown Café
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 2:30pm-5:30pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Old Town State Historic Park
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 10am-6pm
Special Events
Blackcherry Hollywood Skool Night

Blackcherry Hollywood Skool Night

Tin Roof San Diego
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 9pm
Music

Mixtape: The Greatest Hits of the 80s

Horton Grand Theatre
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 2pm
Theater

RED

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 2pm
Theater
Violet

Violet

San Diego Repertory Theatre
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 2pm
Theater
Violet

Violet

San Diego Repertory Theatre
  • Sun., Sept. 6
  • 7pm
Theater
Festival of Sail Parade

Festival of Sail Parade

San Diego Maritime Museum
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 9am-5pm
Waterfront
Labor Day BBQ Brunch Cruise

Labor Day BBQ Brunch Cruise

Hornblower Cruises
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 10:30am-1pm
Waterfront
U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge

Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 9am-7pm
Special Events
Gondwana

Gondwana

House of Blues
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 8pm
Music

The Wild Fires

Tin Roof San Diego
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 6pm
Music

DJ Slowhand

Barleymash
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 9pm
Music
Raelee Nikole

Raelee Nikole

Horton Grand Theatre
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 7:30pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Old Town State Historic Park
  • Mon., Sept. 7
  • 10am-6pm
Special Events

DJ Mike Czech

Barleymash
  • Tue., Sept. 8
  • 9pm
Music

Listen Local: Pharmacy, more

House of Blues
  • Tue., Sept. 8
  • 8pm
Music
Gaslamp Open Mic

Gaslamp Open Mic

American Comedy Company
  • Tue., Sept. 8
  • 8pm-9:30pm
Comedy
Turbo Toasters Toastmasters Club

Turbo Toasters Toastmasters Club

Solar Turbines
  • Tue., Sept. 8
  • 11:30am-12:30pm
Special Events

High Tech Tuesdays

Kava Lounge
  • Tue., Sept. 8
  • 8pm
Music

Paddy's Chicken Jam

Patricks Gaslamp Pub
  • Tue., Sept. 8
  • 8pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Old Town State Historic Park
  • Tue., Sept. 8
  • 10am-6pm
Special Events
San Diego Quilt Show

San Diego Quilt Show

San Diego Convention Center
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 6pm-9pm
Special Events
Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Robin Hood: Men in Tights

Headquarters
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 8pm
Film
Pato Machete

Pato Machete

House of Blues
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 8pm
Music
Joe Cardillo

Joe Cardillo

W Hotel
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 5pm-7pm
Music
Taj Mahal and John Hiatt

Taj Mahal and John Hiatt

Balboa Theatre
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 7pm
Music

Epic Twelve

Side Bar
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 8pm
Music
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Old Town State Historic Park
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 10am-6pm
Special Events

Mixtape: The Greatest Hits of the 80s

Horton Grand Theatre
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 7:30pm
Theater
Violet

Violet

San Diego Repertory Theatre
  • Wed., Sept. 9
  • 7pm
Theater
Taste of Downtown

Taste of Downtown

Gaslamp Quarter
  • Thu., Sept. 10
  • 5pm-9pm
Food & Drink

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