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Write Out Loud: Moby Dick Marathon

Write Out Loud: Moby Dick Marathon

Star of India
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 12pm
Spoken Word
SD Fringe Festival: An Unexpected Journey of Hobbit Proportions

SD Fringe Festival: An Unexpected Journey of Hobbit Proportions

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Theater
Baja by the Sea

Baja by the Sea

Embarcadero Marina Park North
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 12pm-6am
Special Events
Seasons in the Sun: Opening Reception

Seasons in the Sun: Opening Reception

L Street Fine Art
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm-8pm
Art

Steven Ybarra

Seaport Village
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 12pm
Music
SD Fringe Festival: Interludes: A New (Orleans) Play

SD Fringe Festival: Interludes: A New (Orleans) Play

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 10:30pm-11:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: It Ain't Messy Till It's Sally Jesse (aka The Neighbor Play)

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 2:30pm-3:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: It Ain't Messy Till It's Sally Jesse (aka The Neighbor Play)

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9pm-10pm
Theater
Rachel Feinstein

Rachel Feinstein

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm-9pm
Comedy
Rachel Feinstein

Rachel Feinstein

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9:30pm-11pm
Comedy
SD Fringe Festival: Blamed: An Established Fiction

SD Fringe Festival: Blamed: An Established Fiction

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 1pm-2pm
Theater

Lola Demure's Burlesque & Variety Show

House of Blues
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 8:15pm-11pm
Dance
Analog Karaoke

Analog Karaoke

Analog
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7pm
Music
Jo Dee Messina

Jo Dee Messina

Balboa Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Music
NGHTMRE

NGHTMRE

Bassmnt
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9pm
Music
Summer Pops: Hooray For Hollywood

Summer Pops: Hooray For Hollywood

Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 8pm
Music

SD Fringe Festival: Big Kitchen: A Counter-Culture Musical

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 1pm-2pm
Theater

Robin Henkel and Whitney Shay

Union Kitchen & Tap Gaslamp
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 12pm
Music

SD Fringe Festival: Looking to Upgrade

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 2:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Breaking Waves Festival

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 11:30pm
Theater
SD Fringe Festival: Beats Without Borders

SD Fringe Festival: Beats Without Borders

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 11:30am-12:30pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: The Other Don Quixote (La mancha de clown Quijote)

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Heatstroke

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 1pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Victory for the Recycled Virgin

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 11:30am
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Guilt Ridden Sociopath

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Bon Temps Roulette

Rosewood Five Studio, 11507 Seventh Avenue (basement) downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Theater

Men & Juliette

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm-7pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Interludes

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 10:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Standup Comedy with ActorHector

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Comedy
Sunkissed Summer

Sunkissed Summer

Onyx/Thin
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9pm
Music

SD Fringe Festival: The Things We Never Say

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Theater
Eddie Ifft

Eddie Ifft

Mad House Comedy Club
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm-9pm
Comedy
Eddie Ifft

Eddie Ifft

Mad House Comedy Club
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9:45pm-11:15pm
Comedy

SD Fringe Festival: The Golden Age of Burlesque

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 10:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: The Wreck of the Spanish Armada

Fifth Floor Arts Incubator, Spreckels Theatre 121 Broadway, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: What a Beautiful Life

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Trekking Chronicles

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Los Dorados (The Golden Ones)

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 2:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: My Mother's in the Audience

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Men and Juliette

4th Floor Arts Incubator Spreckels Theatre, 121 Broadway, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: 12

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Scenes From Mars One, Now With 68% Less Gravity

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Blurred, Ruffled, Unglued

San Diego City College
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Blurred, Ruffled, Unglued

San Diego City College
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Tears of the Knife

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Hostel Takeover: Rachel $ Mirna Check-In

Hostelling International
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Hostel Takeover: Rachel $ Mirna Check-In

Hostelling International
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Surviving Love

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 2:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Jay & Charlie Get Drunk

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Hikari

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Hikari

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Save My Soul

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 2:30pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Whispering Directions

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 11:30am
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Puppets Underground

Rosewood Five Studio, 11507 Seventh Avenue (basement) downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Put on Your Face

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Un Soiree au Cabaret

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 11:30am
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: India Andaluz

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9pm
Dance
SD Fringe Festival: Hip-Hop CabHooray

SD Fringe Festival: Hip-Hop CabHooray

RAW Space Off Broadway, 923 First Avenue, Downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 1pm
Dance

Fast Heart Mart and Friends

Across the Street at Mueller College
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Music
SD Fringe Festival: Oak & Linden

SD Fringe Festival: Oak & Linden

Rosewood Five Studio, 11507 Seventh Avenue (basement), downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Big Kitchen: A Counter-Culture Musical

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 4:30pm-5:30pm
Theater
James and Brennan Hubbell: Opening Reception

James and Brennan Hubbell: Opening Reception

Sparks Gallery
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm-11pm
Art
Paranormal Investigation of the William Heath Davis House

Paranormal Investigation of the William Heath Davis House

William Heath Davis House Museum
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 10pm
Special Events
Full Moon Dinner Cruise

Full Moon Dinner Cruise

Hornblower Dinner Cruises
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 7pm-10pm
Food & Drink
Bite San Diego — Downtown/Little Italy

Bite San Diego — Downtown/Little Italy

  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 12pm-3pm
Food & Drink
Gaslamp Quarter Architectural Tour

Gaslamp Quarter Architectural Tour

William Heath Davis House Museum
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 11am-12:30pm
Special Events
The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery

Courtyard San Diego Downtown
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6:15pm
Theater
Tuna Harbor Dockside Market

Tuna Harbor Dockside Market

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

Swift Boat at the Maritime Museum

San Diego Maritime Museum
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 10:30am-1pm
Waterfront
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure San Diego

Old Town State Historic Park
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 9am-6pm
Outdoors

Spirits at Sunset

Flagship Cruises & Events
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 6pm-8pm
Waterfront
Blue Whale Watching Adventure

Blue Whale Watching Adventure

Hornblower Cruises
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 12am-11pm
Outdoors
SD Fringe Festival: Be Here Now, The Journey of Ram Dass

SD Fringe Festival: Be Here Now, The Journey of Ram Dass

Swedenborg Hall
  • Sat., Aug. 1
  • 5pm-6:10pm
Theater
SD Fringe Festival: An Unexpected Journey of Hobbit Proportions

SD Fringe Festival: An Unexpected Journey of Hobbit Proportions

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 11:30am
Theater
Wine and Canvas: Palm Sunset

Wine and Canvas: Palm Sunset

Hard Rock Café
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 1pm-4pm
Classes & Workshops
SD Fringe Festival: Vanished

SD Fringe Festival: Vanished

4th Floor Arts Incubator at Spreckels
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 1pm-2pm
Theater

Melanie Martinez

House of Blues
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 8pm
Music
San Diego Day Reggae SoundClash

San Diego Day Reggae SoundClash

Spin Nightclub
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 4pm-8pm
Music
Summer Pops: A Night in Spain

Summer Pops: A Night in Spain

Embarcadero Marina Park South
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 7:30pm
Music

SD Fringe Festival: Big Kitchen: A Counter-Culture Musical

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 6pm-7pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Big Shot: The Musical

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

SD Fringe Festival: The Other Don Quixote (La mancha de clown Quijote)

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 2:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Victory for the Recycled Virgin

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 1pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Guilt Ridden Sociopath

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 4pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Bon Temps Roulette

Rosewood Five Studio, 11507 Seventh Avenue (basement) downtown
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 2:30pm
Theater

Men & Juliette

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 6pm-7pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: The Mysterium Show

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 4pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Slideshow Fairytales

RAW Space, 923 First Avenue, downtown
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Train of Thought

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 1pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Yellow Heaven

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 2:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: The Golden Age of Burlesque

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 7:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Frontier(a)

Lyceum Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 4pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: The Wreck of the Spanish Armada

Fifth Floor Arts Incubator, Spreckels Theatre 121 Broadway, downtown
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Los Dorados (The Golden Ones)

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 7:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Men and Juliette

4th Floor Arts Incubator Spreckels Theatre, 121 Broadway, downtown
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 6pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: 12

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

SD Fringe Festival: Scenes From Mars One, Now With 68% Less Gravity

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 10:30pm
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: The Hustle

Tenth Avenue Arts Center
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 11:30am
Theater

SD Fringe Festival: Blurred, Ruffled, Unglued

San Diego City College
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 4pm
Dance

SD Fringe Festival: Phantasmagoria

Spreckels Theatre
  • Sun., Aug. 2
  • 4pm
Theater

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