San Diego Special Events

234 special events scheduled in and around San Diego County.

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Balboa Park

Casa del Prado

Bonsai Club Fall Exhibition and Sale

Sep 25

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center

Senior Monday

Oct 3

WorldBeat Cultural Center

Ancestral Community Healing

Oct 7

San Diego Museum of Man

Art Crawl

Oct 20

Spreckels Organ Pavilion

Massing of the Colors

Oct 22

Casa del Prado

Plant Extravaganza

Oct 22

Reuben H. Fleet Science Center

Senior Monday

Nov 7

Bankers Hill

St. Paul's Cathedral & Episcopal Church

National Latino AIDS Awareness Day Memorial

Oct 15

Bay Ho

Harley-Davidson

Lace Fashion Show

Sep 30

Borrego Springs

Christmas Circle

Borrego Days Desert Festival

Oct 21

Carlsbad

Cole Library

Library Got Game

Oct 1

Stagecoach Park

International Day of Non-Violence

Oct 2

Cole Library

Library Got Game

Oct 5

Gemological Institute of America Museum

Gemological Institute of America

Oct 7

Omni La Costa Resort and Spa

La Costa Film Festival

Oct 13

St. Patrick's Church

Sons of Italy Annual Dinner Dance

Oct 22

Cole Library

Library Got Game

Oct 24

Carmel Valley

Doubletree Hotel San Diego/Del Mar

Independent School Preview Day

Oct 9

San Diego Marriott Del Mar

Screens, Genes, & the Choices We Make

March 16, 2017

City Heights

City Heights Weingart Library

Cirque — Beth of the Dead

Oct 28

Del Mar

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Fall Home Garden Show

Sep 25

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Del Mar Gem Faire

Sep 30

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Soundtracks of Our Lives

Oct 1

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Del Mar Gem Faire

Oct 1

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Chiefs’ Party in the Paddock

Oct 15

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show

Oct 21

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Home Improvement Show

Oct 21

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show

Oct 22

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Home Improvement Show

Oct 22

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show

Oct 23

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Home Improvement Show

Oct 23

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Del Mar Antique Show & Sale

Nov 18

Downtown San Diego

Waterfront Park

Global March for Elephants and Rhinos

Sep 25

Spreckels Theatre

Ryptic Room Escape

Sep 25

San Diego Chinese Historical Society and Museum

Chinese Historical Society: Community Appreciation Month

Sep 25

Spreckels Theatre

Ryptic Room Escape

Sep 30

San Diego Chinese Historical Society and Museum

Chinese Historical Society: Community Appreciation Month

Sep 30

San Diego Convention Center

TwitchCon 2016

Sep 30

Horton Plaza Park

San Diego International Film Festival Party with a Purpose

Sep 30

San Diego Convention Center

TwitchCon 2016

Oct 1

Spreckels Theatre

Ryptic Room Escape

Oct 1

Chuang Archive and Learning Center

Salute to WWII Flying Tigers in China

Oct 1

Chuang Archive and Learning Center

Salute to WWII Flying Tigers in China: Opening Reception

Oct 1

Westin Gaslamp Quarter

San Diego International Film Festival Filmmakers Award & Party

Oct 1

Balboa Theatre

New Shanghai Circus

Oct 2

San Diego Convention Center

TwitchCon 2016

Oct 2

San Diego Convention Center

Bridal Bazaar

Oct 2

Spreckels Theatre

Ryptic Room Escape

Oct 2

Chuang Archive and Learning Center

Salute to WWII Flying Tigers in China

Oct 2

Gaslamp Quarter

Fifth Avenue Auto Showcase

Oct 9

Spreckels Theatre

Orchids & Onions Awards Ceremony

Oct 13

Embarcadero Marina Park North

Cops & Rodders

Oct 16

San Diego Maritime Museum

Night of the Living Buccaneer

Oct 22

Jacobs Music Center

TEDxSanDiego

Oct 22

Fluxx

Zombie Crawl: Gaslamp Takeover

Oct 28

Gaslamp Quarter

Monster Bash

Oct 29

Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier

Public Tour: Research Vessel Sally Ride

Oct 30

University Club Atop Symphony Towers

A Symphony of Philanthropy

Nov 16

Flagship Cruises & Events

Holiday Parade of Lights Cruises

Dec 11

Flagship Cruises & Events

New Year's Eve Dinner Cruise

Dec 31

Flagship Cruises & Events

New Year's Day Brunch

January 1, 2017

East Village

Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery

Live Prize Trivia

Sep 28

Central Library

Celebration Under the Dome

Oct 7

New Children's Museum

A Night in California

Oct 14

El Cajon

Friends of Cats

Catoberfest 2016

Oct 1

El Cajon Elks Lodge #1812

Octoberfest

Oct 15

El Cajon Harley-Davidson

Toys 4 Tots Motorcycle Run

Nov 12

Encinitas

San Diego Botanic Garden

Orchid Clinic

Oct 1

San Diego Botanic Garden

Fall Plant Sale

Oct 15

San Diego Botanic Garden

Cactus Show & Succulent Sale

Oct 22

San Diego Botanic Garden

Garden of Lights

Dec 3

Escondido

Grape Day Park

Grape Day Discovery Festival

Oct 1

California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Flip Fabrique

Oct 20

Vintana Wine + Dine

Ecolife 13th Annual Gala

Oct 29

Grape Day Park

Escondido Tamale Festival

Nov 5

Grantville

C3 Performing Arts Center

Ultimate Bridal Extravaganza

Sep 25

Jamul

Rancho Jamul Ecological Reserve

Boots, Burlap, & BBQ

Oct 15

Julian

Menghini Winery

Julian Apple Days Festival

Sep 25

Kearny Mesa

Four Points by Sheraton

San Diego Comic Fest

February 17, 2017

La Jolla

San Diego Marriott La Jolla

Transmission Summit West

Sep 26

Hotel La Jolla

Fashion Week San Diego 2016

Sep 29

La Jolla Library

Save Your Photos Day

Sep 30

Hotel La Jolla

Fashion Week San Diego 2016

Sep 30

Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Teacher Appreciation Night: Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Oct 4

Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Members' Morning

Oct 5

La Jolla Village Square

La Jolla Art & Wine Festival

Oct 8

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

CyberFest 2016

Oct 27

Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center

San Diego Jewish Book Fair

Oct 29

Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Members' Morning

Nov 2

La Mesa

Reading Grossmont Center

Dog Film Festival

Sep 25

St. Martin of Tours

Fair Trade Shopping

Oct 16

Lakeside

VFW Post 5867

Lakeside VFW Rummage Sale

Oct 1

Liberty Station

Fireside by the Patio

Fireside Mixer

Sep 29

NTC Park at Liberty Station

Sleepless San Diego

Oct 8

Ingram Plaza at Liberty Station

Pitties in the Park

Oct 16

Ink Spot

E.A. Poe Memorial Benefit and Wake

Oct 21

NTC Park at Liberty Station

DogFest San Diego

Oct 29

Little Italy

Landini’s Pizzeria

Fetchlight Anniversary Party & Fundraiser

Nov 13

Midway District

Urban Corps of San Diego

Electronic Dump Day

Oct 1

Valley View Casino Center

Toruk: The First Flight

Nov 23

Urban Corps of San Diego

Electronic Dump Day

Dec 3

Miramar

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar

MCAS Miramar Air Show

Sep 25

Mission Valley

Handlery Hotel and Resort

Old Hollywood Casino Night

Oct 22

Oceanside

Oceanside Harbor

Oceanside Harbor Days

Sep 25

Oceanside Civic Center

Pride by the Beach

Oct 8

Old Town

Junípero Serra Museum

Bridal Extravaganza

Oct 9

Pacific Beach

Ski Beach

Pacific Islander Festival

Sep 25

Paradise Point Resort and Spa

Spa Soiree

Sep 29

Hilton San Diego Resort

The Aston-Brooks Awards Gala

Dec 10

Point Loma

Naval Base Point Loma

Fleet Week Cabrillo Festival

Oct 1

Point Loma Nazarene University

Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions

Oct 8

Poway

St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church

Blessing of the Animals

Oct 1

Poway Center for the Performing Arts

Holiday Circus

Dec 1

Rancho Bernardo

Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church

Craft Fair

Oct 14

San Ysidro

San Ysidro Trolley Station

Tijuana Sunday Market Hop

Sep 25

UCSD

UCSD: University of California San Diego

Socialism and the 2016 Elections

Oct 27

University City

University Community Library

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Sep 29

ArcLight La Jolla

San Diego International Film Festival Culinary Cinema

Oct 2

Valley Center

Bates Nut Farm

Pumpkin Festival Craft Fair

Oct 1

Harrah's Resort Southern California

Battle of the Bras Poker Tournament

Oct 8

Vista

Norway Hall

Vista Viking Festival

Sep 25

Antique Gas and Steam Engine Museum

Vista Fiber Arts Fiesta

Oct 1

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