San Diego Events: Saturday, December 8, 2018

Early Morning

The Nemeth Foundation’s Blanket Drive

The Nemeth Foundation’s Blanket Drive

100 East San Marcos Blvd, Suite #130, San Marcos, CA 92069
12am
Sea of Lights

Sea of Lights

La Valencia Hotel
1am–11pm

Morning

Toys For Tots Kayak Fishing Tournament

Tidelands Park
7am

Pacific Beach Farmers' Market

Promenade Mall
8am–12pm

Old Town Temecula Certified Farmers' Market

Old Town Temecula
8am–12:30pm
Little Italy Mercato

Little Italy Mercato

West Date Street from Front Street and Kettner Boulevard
8am–2pm
Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House

Patisserie Melanie
8am–2pm

Signs of Our Winter Coming

Kumeyaay Lake Campground
8:30am–10am

Ramona Open Air Market

KMart
9am–1pm

Scripps Ranch Farmers' Market

10380 Spring Canyon Road
9am–1pm

La Jolla Kayak Cave Tour

Bike and Kayak Tours La Jolla
9am

Three of Life Yoga

Trolley Barn Park
9am–10am

Open Bunker Day

Cabrillo National Monument
9am–2:30pm

Oddities Exhibit: Hidden Heroes of the Scripps Collection

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
9am–5pm
Seas 'n' Greetings Holiday Celebration

Seas 'n' Greetings Holiday Celebration

Birch Aquarium at Scripps
9am–5pm

Mindful Reflective Leadership

Carlsbad City Library
9am–10:30am
Reiki Level 2 Class

Reiki Level 2 Class

Restor Medicine
9am–4pm
Frosty Farm Animal Encounters

Frosty Farm Animal Encounters

Helen Woodward Animal Center
9am–1pm
Christmas in the Valley

Christmas in the Valley

Bates Nut Farm
9am–3pm
Clean & Green River Cleanup

Clean & Green River Cleanup

City of Santee Public Works Building
9am–12pm
Paper Marbling & Book Binding Workshop

Paper Marbling & Book Binding Workshop

Art Center
9am–12pm
Whale & Dolphin Watching Adventures

Whale & Dolphin Watching Adventures

Hornblower Cruises
9:30am–5pm

Our Winter is Coming

Mission Trails Regional Park
9:30am–11am
Holiday Book & Bake Sale

Holiday Book & Bake Sale

Cardiff-by-the-Sea Library
9:30am–3:30pm
Youth Fishing Clinic at Chollas Lake

Youth Fishing Clinic at Chollas Lake

Chollas Lake
10am–2pm
LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories of Struggles & Triumphs

San Diego History Center
10am–5pm
Art of the Holiday Show

Art of the Holiday Show

Fallbrook Art Center
10am–4pm
Rady Children’s Ice Rink

Rady Children’s Ice Rink

Arts District Liberty Station, North Promenade
10am–10pm
Magnetic Content Art Exhibition

Magnetic Content Art Exhibition

San Diego Watercolor Society
10am–4pm
Holiday Magic

Holiday Magic

Gallery 23 in Spanish Village
10am–4pm
Merry Grinchmas: The Art of Dr. Seuss Collection

Merry Grinchmas: The Art of Dr. Seuss Collection

Exclusive Collections Gallery Solana Beach
10am
Coaster Holiday Express

Coaster Holiday Express

Oceanside Transit Center
10am–2pm

Tent Sale

Road Runner Sports
10am–6pm
Watershed Warriors: Bonita Community Cleanup

Watershed Warriors: Bonita Community Cleanup

Sweetwater Regional Park
10am–12pm
Mantric Language, Vedic Healing Chants & Auditory Stimulation

Mantric Language, Vedic Healing Chants & Auditory Stimulation

California Institute for Human Science
10am–5pm

Discovery Tables: Owl Pellets

Mission Trails Regional Park
10am–1pm

Robin Henkel

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters
10am–12pm
Smash Saturday

Smash Saturday

GameSync Gaming Center
10am–4pm
December Book Sale Opening

December Book Sale Opening

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library
10am–4pm
Gingerbread House Workshop

Gingerbread House Workshop

L'Auberge Del Mar
10am–12pm
Holiday Chocolate Workshop

Holiday Chocolate Workshop

Chuao Chocolatier Boutique & Joy Factory
10am–12pm

Free Haircuts & Washes For Men & Kids

Bishop's Cuts/Color, 1080 Garnet Avenue, Pacific Beach
10am
<em>The Polar Express</em> Pajama Party

The Polar Express Pajama Party

Reading Cinemas Grossmont with TITAN XC
10am
Grand Opening

Grand Opening

Daiso National City
10am–4:30pm
Last Chance Indies: EL ÁNGEL

Last Chance Indies: EL ÁNGEL

Digital Gym Cinema
10am–10:45pm

Buddhism, Enlightenment & Meditation

Dharma Center
10:15am–11:15am
Baby/Toddler Storytime

Baby/Toddler Storytime

Paradise Hills Public Library
10:30am–11am

Brothels, Bites, & Booze: Gaslamp Tour

Hard Rock Hotel
11am–1:30pm
Half Pound Cheeseburger Meal

Half Pound Cheeseburger Meal

VFW Post 5867
11am–2pm
It's Santa Photo Time

It's Santa Photo Time

Carlsbad Premium Outlets
11am–6pm
Ramona Valley Holiday Wine Trail

Ramona Valley Holiday Wine Trail

Casa Rustica
11am–5pm

Beachfront Holiday Fun

Belmont Park
11am
Calling All Veterans

Calling All Veterans

American Legion Post 416
11am–4:30pm

Island Food & Beer Fest

Waterfront Park
11am–4pm

Curate Pop Up

EVE Encinitas
11am–6pm

Vinyl Junkies Record Swap

Casbah
11am
The French Holiday Market

The French Holiday Market

Alliance Française de San Diego
11am–4pm
Open Holiday House

Open Holiday House

Art on 30th
11am–3pm
Disney Junior Holiday Fun

Disney Junior Holiday Fun

Carlsbad Premium Outlets
11am–2pm

Makers Arcade Holiday Fair

Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier
11am–6pm
Emei Qigong Practice

Emei Qigong Practice

WorldBeat Cultural Center
11:30am
Julie Albright

Julie Albright

Vigilucci's Cucina Italiana
11:30am–2pm
<em>It's A Wonderful Life</em>

It's A Wonderful Life

La Paloma Theatre
11:30am

Afternoon

Del Mar Farmers' Market and Food Court

1050 Camino del Mar
12pm–4pm
Bite San Diego: Downtown/Little Italy

Bite San Diego: Downtown/Little Italy

Rooftop Bar
12pm–3pm
Street Food Tour for Foodies

Street Food Tour for Foodies

San Ysidro Trolley Station
12pm–4pm
Kegs & Eggs

Kegs & Eggs

Duck Foot East Village Taproom & Kitchen
12pm–3pm
Family Holiday Festival

Family Holiday Festival

Village Walk at EastLake
12pm–3pm

Westcoast Podcast Expo

WorldBeat Cultural Center
12pm–5pm
Bad Elf Holiday Gruit Beer Release

Bad Elf Holiday Gruit Beer Release

Ebullition Brew Works
12pm

Christiana Layman Designs Pop-Up Shop

Crab Catcher
12pm–3pm
Bite San Diego: La Jolla

Bite San Diego: La Jolla

Downtown La Jolla
12:30pm–4pm
Holiday Happiness Chocolate Making Class

Holiday Happiness Chocolate Making Class

Sweet Petite Confections
12:30pm–2:30pm

3100: Run and Become

Digital Gym Cinema
12:30pm–8:30pm
Buttons: A New Musical Film

Buttons: A New Musical Film

AMC Mission Valley
12:55pm
Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia!

Welk Resort Theatre
1pm
Toast of Gaslamp

Toast of Gaslamp

Gaslamp Quarter
1pm–5pm
Holiday Sip & Sketch

Holiday Sip & Sketch

Elfin Forest Recreational Reserve
1pm–3:30pm
Healing Meditation Class

Healing Meditation Class

National City Library
1:15pm–2:15pm
LEGO Mindstorms Robotics

LEGO Mindstorms Robotics

Mission Valley Library
1:30pm–4:30pm
Bite San Diego: North Park

Bite San Diego: North Park

30th & University
2pm–5pm

Bite San Diego: Liberty Station

NTC Liberty Station
2pm–5:15pm
Bite San Diego: Coronado

Bite San Diego: Coronado

Coronado
2pm–5:15pm
Bite San Diego: Encinitas

Bite San Diego: Encinitas

Encinitas
2pm–5pm

Looking for Christmas: The New Clint Black Musical

Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre
2pm

Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Old Globe Theatre
2pm
Hansel and Gretel

CANCELLED: Hansel and Gretel

Balboa Theatre
2pm
Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea

La Valencia Hotel
2pm–5pm

City Ballet of San Diego: The Nutcracker

Spreckels Theatre
2pm
Christmas Voice Singing Contest

Christmas Voice Singing Contest

Bates Nut Farm
2pm
Holiday Tales V: Traditions Of The Season

Holiday Tales V: Traditions Of The Season

Congregational Church of La Jolla
2pm
Outdoor Photography Class (Portraits)

Outdoor Photography Class (Portraits)

Cosmopolitan Hotel and Restaurant
2pm–5pm
Mat Pilates Classes

Mat Pilates Classes

National City Library
2:30pm–3:30pm
Christmas Teas

Christmas Teas

Westgate Hotel
2:30pm–5pm

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberly

New Village Arts Theatre
3pm

A Christmas Carol

Cygnet Theatre
3pm
Nonviolent Communication 101

Nonviolent Communication 101

Sleep Bedder
3pm–6pm
Clue: On Stage

Clue: On Stage

Point Loma High School
3pm–5pm

Sonic Tonic

Kraken
3pm–7pm
Cultured Eggnog Holiday DIY Workshop

Cultured Eggnog Holiday DIY Workshop

Holsem Coffee
3pm–5pm

Brown Sugar

Landing
3pm–7pm
Winter Concert & Sing-Along: Let it Glow

Winter Concert & Sing-Along: Let it Glow

College Avenue Baptist Church
3pm–5pm
Balboa Park December Nights

Balboa Park December Nights

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
3pm
Christmas in the Park

Christmas in the Park

Old Poway Park
3:30pm–8:30pm

Who Dunnit? Seaport Village

Seaport Village
4pm
Elf Jr. the Musical

Elf Jr. the Musical

Ocean Beach Playhouse
4pm

Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play

Horton Grand Theatre
4pm–10pm

Jerome Dawson

Mr. Peabody's Bar & Grill
4pm–7pm
December Artist Reception

December Artist Reception

Off Track Gallery
4pm–7pm
Jazz Vespers

Jazz Vespers

First Presbyterian Church Chapel
4:30pm–6pm
Garden of Lights

Garden of Lights

San Diego Botanic Garden
4:30pm–8:30pm

Evening

Oceanside Artist Uncorked

Cynthia's Artistic Expressions
5pm–7pm
Salute the Season with Santa & Friends

Salute the Season with Santa & Friends

Arts District Liberty Station, North Promenade
5pm–8pm
The Petite Show

The Petite Show

Erin Hanson Gallery
5pm–9pm
Holiday By The Bay

Holiday By The Bay

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
5pm–11pm
A Visit From Buddy the Elf

A Visit From Buddy the Elf

Newbreak Church
5pm–7pm
Miss Demeanor

Miss Demeanor

Indian Joe Brewing
5:15pm–8pm

Brothels, Bites, & Booze: Gaslamp Tour

Hard Rock Hotel
5:30pm–8pm
San Diego Holiday Lights Tour

San Diego Holiday Lights Tour

Santa Fe Depot
5:30pm
Sissy Alsabrook Opening Reception

Sissy Alsabrook Opening Reception

L'Atelier
5:30pm–9pm
The Celebrities Trio

The Celebrities Trio

Veranda at Rancho Bernardo Inn
5:30pm–8:30pm
La Chimi Flamenco

La Chimi Flamenco

Cosmopolitan Hotel and Restaurant
6pm–9pm
The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show

The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show

Courtyard San Diego Downtown
6pm–9pm
Nightly Snowfall with Music & Lights

Nightly Snowfall with Music & Lights

Village Walk at EastLake
6pm–7:30pm
Elf Jr. the Musical

Elf Jr. the Musical

Ocean Beach Playhouse
6pm

Robin Henkel

Nate's Garden Grill
6pm–8pm
Los Reyes

Los Reyes

La Valencia Hotel
6pm–10pm
Conception Art Show

Conception Art Show

Mission Brewery
6pm–10pm
Paint Nite

Paint Nite

Stella Italianfare
6:30pm–8:30pm
Clue: On Stage

Clue: On Stage

Point Loma High School
6:30pm–8:30pm

Whitechapel and Chelsea Grin

House of Blues
6:30pm
Ugly Sweater Party

Ugly Sweater Party

Deft Brewing
6:30pm–8:30pm

Salvador Padilla

Red Door Restaurant & Wine Bar
6:30pm–10:30pm

Los Rios

Fiesta Cocina
6:45pm
Dances of Universal Peace

Dances of Universal Peace

First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Diego
7pm–9:30pm

Debora Galán

Fairmont Grand Del Mar
7pm–11pm

Mark Twain's A Christmas Carol

California Center for the Arts, Escondido
7pm–9pm
Jacobs Masterworks: Vivaldi & Bach With Avi Avital

Jacobs Masterworks: Vivaldi & Bach With Avi Avital

Jacobs Music Center/Copley Symphony Hall
7pm
Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac

Viejas Arena
7pm
All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914

All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914

Balboa Theatre
7pm
Michèle Renoul

Michèle Renoul

Conrad Prebys Music Center at UCSD
7pm

Five Farces by Anton Chekhov

Canyon Crest Academy
7pm–9pm
Mr. Dickens' Christmas Carol Dessert Theatre

Mr. Dickens' Christmas Carol Dessert Theatre

Canyon Community Church
7pm–9pm
Contra Dance

Contra Dance

Trinity United Methodist Church
7pm–10:30pm
Mali Music & Barry Brewer

Mali Music & Barry Brewer

Open Door Family Worship Center
7pm–9pm
A Christmas Story

A Christmas Story

Community Actors Theatre
7pm

A Crazy Rich Wonderland Holidy Party

Downtown Works
7pm–9pm
Tim Yancey

Tim Yancey

Capri Blu
7pm–10pm
Daniel Hendrick

Daniel Hendrick

Cicciotti's Trattoria
7:30pm
National Comedy Theatre

National Comedy Theatre

National Comedy Theatre
7:30pm–9:15pm

She Kills Monsters

Grossmont College
7:30pm
Robert Kelly

Robert Kelly

American Comedy Company
7:30pm–9pm
La Jolla Symphony & Chorus: Celebrating Tradition

La Jolla Symphony & Chorus: Celebrating Tradition

Mandeville Auditorium at UCSD
7:30pm

City Ballet of San Diego: The Nutcracker

Spreckels Theatre
7:30pm
Dueling Pianos Festive Sing-along

Dueling Pianos Festive Sing-along

Club M
7:30pm–9:30pm
Stargazing in Anza-Borrego

Stargazing in Anza-Borrego

Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
7:30pm
Lessons and Carols

Lessons and Carols

USD: University of San Diego
7:30pm–9pm

Black Kat's 2018 Year in Review

Women's Museum of California
7:30pm–9pm
Gift of Dance Showcase

Gift of Dance Showcase

Dancehouse Point Loma
7:30pm–9:30pm
Sabado en Fuego

Sabado en Fuego

Brass Rail
8pm
Rock Star Saturdays

Rock Star Saturdays

Henry's Pub
8pm
Latin Quarter

Latin Quarter

Cafe Sevilla Nightclub
8pm
Karaoke with KJ Karin

Karaoke with KJ Karin

JP's Pub
8pm

DJ Beefam

Analog
8pm

Karaoke

JT's Clubhouse Pub & Grill
8pm

Sleeping Giant DJs

True North Tavern
8pm

DJ Smooth

Sanctuary Lounge
8pm

DJ BCarr

Backyard Kitchen & Tap
8pm

DJ Greanne

Kaminski's BBQ & Sports Bar
8pm
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Coronado Playhouse
8pm–10pm
Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia!

Welk Resort Theatre
8pm

Looking for Christmas: The New Clint Black Musical

Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre
8pm

Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Old Globe Theatre
8pm

A Christmas Carol

PowPAC
8pm

She Loves Me

Scripps Ranch Theatre
8pm

This Beautiful City

Diversionary Theatre
8pm

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberly

New Village Arts Theatre
8pm
Scrooge in Rouge

Scrooge in Rouge

Ocean Beach Playhouse
8pm

A Christmas Carol

Cygnet Theatre
8pm

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Onstage Playhouse
8pm

Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Musical Radio Play

Horton Grand Theatre
8pm–10pm
First Night

First Night

Point Loma Playhouse
8pm

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some)

Patio Playhouse
8pm
An Old Fashioned Christmas

An Old Fashioned Christmas

Lamplighters Community Theatre
8pm

A Doll's House, Part 2

San Diego Repertory Theatre
8pm
Neko Case and Destoyer

Neko Case and Destoyer

Observatory North Park
8pm
Author & Punisher and Lingua Ignota

Author & Punisher and Lingua Ignota

Casbah
8pm
Wingtip

Wingtip

Soda Bar
8pm
The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers

Harrah's Resort Southern California
8pm
Mission Impossible - Fallout

Mission Impossible - Fallout

Cinema Under the Stars
8pm–10:30pm
West of 5

West of 5

WildWood Restaurant & Bar
8pm–11pm
The Young Guns and DJ Hugh Janus

The Young Guns and DJ Hugh Janus

Belly Up Tavern
8pm
BlackSky Nectar

BlackSky Nectar

Goodbar
8pm
Carols by Candlelight Benefit Concert

Carols by Candlelight Benefit Concert

California Center for the Arts, Escondido
8pm–10pm
Allison and Buen Viaje

Allison and Buen Viaje

House of Blues
8pm

Jimmy Lewis

Hooleys Irish Pub & Grill Rancho San Diego
8pm

Granite Hills

Dirk's Niteclub
8pm

The Chrome Domes

Mr. Peabody's Bar & Grill
8:30pm
Stuart Thompson

Stuart Thompson

Bear Roots Brewing Co.
8:30pm–10pm

Night

Dock's Karaoke

Dock's Karaoke

Dock's Cocktails
9pm
Ould Karaoke

Ould Karaoke

Ould Sod
9pm
Juicy Saturdays

Juicy Saturdays

Air Conditioned Lounge
9pm–2am
Bonneville 7

Bonneville 7

Cheers
9pm
Galactic Goddess

Galactic Goddess

Kava Lounge
9pm

Steelehorse

Molly Malone's Waypoint Saloon
9pm

King Taylor Project

Hooleys Irish Pub & Grill La Mesa
9pm

Modern Public

Lucy's Tavern
9pm
New Dogs Old Tricks

New Dogs Old Tricks

Cheers Bar & Grill
9pm

Serious Guise

Navajo Live
9pm
Robert Kelly

Robert Kelly

American Comedy Company
9:30pm–11pm
National Comedy Theatre

National Comedy Theatre

National Comedy Theatre
9:45pm–11:15pm

Karaoke

Go Lounge
10pm
Lip Sync Battle

Lip Sync Battle

Finest City Improv
10pm–11:30pm

Historical True Crime Tour

Gaslamp Quarter
10:30pm–11:30pm

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