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Middle-Eastern Drum & Bellydance Class

Middle-Eastern Drum & Bellydance Class

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Mon., Sept. 25
  • 6pm-8pm
Classes & Workshops
Swing Dance Mondays

Swing Dance Mondays

Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
  • Mon., Sept. 25
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Classes & Workshops
Scottish Country Dance

Scottish Country Dance

Casa del Prado
  • Mon., Sept. 25
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Dance
Hang 10 Hoppers Swing Dance

Hang 10 Hoppers Swing Dance

Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
  • Tue., Sept. 26
  • 7pm-10pm
Classes & Workshops

Benny & Joon

Old Globe Theatre
  • Tue., Sept. 26
  • 7pm
Theater

Gilbert Castellanos

Panama 66
  • Wed., Sept. 27
  • 6pm
Music

Benny & Joon

Old Globe Theatre
  • Wed., Sept. 27
  • 7pm
Theater
Remember Me Thursday

Remember Me Thursday

Helen Woodward Animal Center
  • Thu., Sept. 28
  • 5:45pm-7pm
Animal Friends
Harvest Celebration at the Mingei

Harvest Celebration at the Mingei

Mingei International Museum
  • Thu., Sept. 28
  • 6pm-10pm
Art

Lead the Way

Japanese Friendship Garden
  • Thu., Sept. 28
  • 6pm-8:30pm
Fundraisers
40 North Dance Film Festival: Experimental Short Films

40 North Dance Film Festival: Experimental Short Films

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Thu., Sept. 28
  • 7pm-9:30pm
Dance

Benny & Joon

Old Globe Theatre
  • Thu., Sept. 28
  • 8pm
Theater

Poetic Legacy

Casa del Prado
  • Fri., Sept. 29
  • 3:30pm-5:30pm
Spoken Word

Secret Society of Adultologists

San Diego Natural History Museum
  • Fri., Sept. 29
  • 7pm-10pm
Special Events
Food Truck Friday

Food Truck Friday

Panama 66
  • Fri., Sept. 29
  • 4pm-8pm
Food & Drink

Benny & Joon

Old Globe Theatre
  • Fri., Sept. 29
  • 8pm
Theater

Haunted Trail of Balboa Park

Sixth & Juniper, Balboa Park
  • Fri., Sept. 29
  • 7pm-11pm
Halloween

The Ardor Trio

Mingei International Museum
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 4pm-6pm
Music
Wheelchair Dancers Organization: 5th Annual Dance

Wheelchair Dancers Organization: 5th Annual Dance

Balboa Park Club & Ballroom
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 12pm-4pm
Fundraisers

iPhone Image Adventures: Hipstamatic Magic

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 10am-4pm
Classes & Workshops
San Diego Red Dress Party

San Diego Red Dress Party

San Diego Natural History Museum
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 7:30pm
Fundraisers
Woof Squad: Dogs of the SDPD

Woof Squad: Dogs of the SDPD

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 1:30pm-3pm
Animal Friends
Laughter Yoga

Laughter Yoga

Sixth Avenue & Spruce Street, Balboa Park
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 9:30am-10:30am
Sports & Fitness

Benny & Joon

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 2pm
Theater

Benny & Joon

Old Globe Theatre
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 8pm
Theater

Haunted Trail of Balboa Park

Sixth & Juniper, Balboa Park
  • Sat., Sept. 30
  • 7pm-11pm
Halloween
Camarada: Fanfare

Camarada: Fanfare

Mingei International Museum
  • Sun., Oct. 1
  • 6pm-7:15pm
Music

iPhone Image Adventures: Hipstamatic Magic

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sun., Oct. 1
  • 10am-4pm
Classes & Workshops
Good Food Community Fair

Good Food Community Fair

WorldBeat Cultural Center
  • Sun., Oct. 1
  • 11am-3pm
Food & Drink

Haunted Trail of Balboa Park

Sixth & Juniper, Balboa Park
  • Mon., Oct. 2
  • 7pm-11pm
Halloween

Haunted Trail of Balboa Park

Sixth & Juniper, Balboa Park
  • Tue., Oct. 3
  • 7pm-11pm
Halloween
The Sky Tonight

The Sky Tonight

Fleet Science Center
  • Wed., Oct. 4
  • 7pm
Nature
The Sky Tonight

The Sky Tonight

Fleet Science Center
  • Wed., Oct. 4
  • 8:15pm
Nature

Haunted Trail of Balboa Park

Sixth & Juniper, Balboa Park
  • Wed., Oct. 4
  • 7pm-11pm
Halloween

A Way With Words

San Diego Natural History Museum
  • Thu., Oct. 5
  • 6pm-9pm
Special Events

Haunted Trail of Balboa Park

Sixth & Juniper, Balboa Park
  • Thu., Oct. 5
  • 7pm-11pm
Halloween
Canine Ambassadors

Canine Ambassadors

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Oct. 7
  • 1pm-2:30pm
Animal Friends
Maker Faire San Diego

Maker Faire San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Sat., Oct. 7
  • 10am-6pm
For Kids

Hallowfest

Balboa Park Club & Ballroom
  • Sat., Oct. 7
  • 11am-9:30pm
Dance
Tinkersmith

Tinkersmith

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Sun., Oct. 8
  • 1pm-2pm
Music
Maker Faire San Diego

Maker Faire San Diego

Balboa Park Visitors' Center
  • Sun., Oct. 8
  • 10am-6pm
For Kids
16th Annual Celebrity Sonnets at the Old Globe Theatre

16th Annual Celebrity Sonnets at the Old Globe Theatre

Old Globe Theatre
  • Mon., Oct. 9
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Theater
Dogs That Serve

Dogs That Serve

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Oct. 14
  • 1pm
Animal Friends
Dogs That Serve

Dogs That Serve

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Oct. 14
  • 2pm
Animal Friends
Art Glass Guild Fall Show and Sale

Art Glass Guild Fall Show and Sale

Spanish Village Art Center
  • Sat., Oct. 14
  • 10am-5pm
Art
Photo Auction 2017

Photo Auction 2017

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sat., Oct. 14
  • 6pm-10pm
Art
Maka Catori: Beyond Mask Opening Reception

Maka Catori: Beyond Mask Opening Reception

San Diego Art Institute
  • Sat., Oct. 14
  • 6pm-9pm
Art
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Oct. 14
  • 8:30am
Classes & Workshops
The World of Rabbits

The World of Rabbits

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sun., Oct. 15
  • 1pm
Animal Friends
The World of Rabbits

The World of Rabbits

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sun., Oct. 15
  • 2pm
Animal Friends
Art Glass Guild Fall Show and Sale

Art Glass Guild Fall Show and Sale

Spanish Village Art Center
  • Sun., Oct. 15
  • 8am-5pm
Art
Maka Catori: Beyond Mask Opening Reception

Maka Catori: Beyond Mask Opening Reception

San Diego Art Institute
  • Sun., Oct. 15
  • 10am-5pm
Art

NATtalk: Shared Heritage of the Californias

San Diego Natural History Museum
  • Tue., Oct. 17
  • 7pm
Book Signings
GI Film Festival San Diego

GI Film Festival San Diego

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Wed., Oct. 18
  • 7pm
Film

GI Film Festival San Diego Opening Night

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Wed., Oct. 18
  • 7pm
Film
Pet Therapy

Pet Therapy

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Thu., Oct. 19
  • 1pm-2pm
Animal Friends
Puptober Fundraiser

Puptober Fundraiser

2350 Balboa Drive, Balboa Park
  • Sun., Oct. 22
  • 1pm-5pm
Animal Friends

Balboa Park Halloween Family Day

San Diego Air and Space Museum
  • Sat., Oct. 28
  • 11am-4pm
For Kids
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Oct. 28
  • 8:30am
Classes & Workshops

Trick or Trot 5K & 1 Mile Trail Fun Run

Morley Field Sports Complex
  • Mon., Oct. 30
  • 8am-11:30am
Fundraisers
The Sky Tonight

The Sky Tonight

Fleet Science Center
  • Wed., Nov. 1
  • 7pm
Nature
The Sky Tonight

The Sky Tonight

Fleet Science Center
  • Wed., Nov. 1
  • 8:15pm
Nature
Man Forever

Man Forever

San Diego Art Institute
  • Fri., Nov. 3
  • 7pm
Music
Susan G. Komen San Diego Race for the Cure

Susan G. Komen San Diego Race for the Cure

Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Sun., Nov. 5
  • 7am-10:30am
Fundraisers
Poetry & Art

Poetry & Art

San Diego Art Institute
  • Fri., Nov. 10
  • 6:30pm-9:30pm
Spoken Word

Western Standard Time Ska Orchestra

Panama 66
  • Sat., Nov. 11
  • 7pm-11pm
Music
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Nov. 11
  • 8:30am
Classes & Workshops
Unshelved: Cool Stuff from Storage

Unshelved: Cool Stuff from Storage

San Diego Natural History Museum
  • Fri., Nov. 17
  • 10am
Nature
Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
  • Fri., Nov. 17
  • 7pm
Music
Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
  • Sat., Nov. 18
  • 7pm
Music
Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
  • Sun., Nov. 19
  • 2pm
Music
Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Sacra/Profana: All is Calm - the Christmas Truce of 1914

Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
  • Sun., Nov. 19
  • 5pm
Music
Art of Élan: Modern Masters from Latin America

Art of Élan: Modern Masters from Latin America

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., Nov. 21
  • 7pm
Music
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Nov. 25
  • 8:30am
Classes & Workshops
San Diego History Center Exhibit Tour

San Diego History Center Exhibit Tour

San Diego History Center
  • Wed., Nov. 29
  • 10am-12pm
Art
The Sky Tonight

The Sky Tonight

Fleet Science Center
  • Wed., Dec. 6
  • 8:15pm
Nature
The Sky Tonight

The Sky Tonight

Fleet Science Center
  • Wed., Dec. 6
  • 7pm
Nature
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Dec. 9
  • 8:30am
Classes & Workshops
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Dec. 23
  • 8:30am
Classes & Workshops
Art of Élan Pop-Up Concert

Art of Élan Pop-Up Concert

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Fri., Jan. 12, 2018
Music
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Jan. 13, 2018
Classes & Workshops
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
Classes & Workshops
Art of Élan Pop-Up Concert

Art of Élan Pop-Up Concert

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Fri., Feb. 2, 2018
Music
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Feb. 10, 2018
Classes & Workshops
Camarada: Te Amo Tamgo

Camarada: Te Amo Tamgo

Mingei International Museum
  • Sun., Feb. 18, 2018
Music
Sacra/Profana: Building Bridges Between Nations

Sacra/Profana: Building Bridges Between Nations

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Fri., Feb. 23, 2018
Music
Yoga in the Rotunda

Yoga in the Rotunda

San Diego Museum of Man
  • Sat., Feb. 24, 2018
Classes & Workshops

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Fri., March 2, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sat., March 3, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sun., March 4, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Mon., March 5, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Tue., March 6, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Wed., March 7, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Thu., March 8, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Fri., March 9, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sat., March 10, 2018
Film

San Diego Film Week

Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Sun., March 11, 2018
Film
Art of Élan: Art of the Open Air

Art of Élan: Art of the Open Air

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., March 27, 2018
Music
Camarada: Calypso Heat

Camarada: Calypso Heat

Mingei International Museum
  • Sun., April 15, 2018
Music

Art of Élan: Andrés Martín & the Now Ensemble

San Diego Museum of Art
  • Tue., May 15, 2018
Music

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