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The Lemonheads

The Lemonheads

House of Blues
  • Thu., Dec. 1
  • 7:30pm
Music
The Holiday at Rooftop Cinema Club (open cap)

The Holiday at Rooftop Cinema Club (open cap)

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Thu., Dec. 1
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film
K. Trevor Wilson

K. Trevor Wilson

American Comedy Company
  • Thu., Dec. 1
  • 8pm
Comedy
Azizi Gibson

Azizi Gibson

House of Blues
  • Thu., Dec. 1
  • 7pm
Music

The Industry TakeOver

VYBZ Nightclub
  • Thu., Dec. 1
  • 9pm
Music

Jazz Night

Madam Bonnie’s
  • Thu., Dec. 1
  • 7pm-9pm
Music
TakeOver Thursdays

TakeOver Thursdays

F6ix Niteclub
  • Thu., Dec. 1
  • 9pm
Music
First Fridays

First Fridays

Gaslamp Quarter
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 5pm-9pm
Beer
The Rare Occasions

The Rare Occasions

House of Blues
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 7:30pm
Music
Mariachi Sol de Mexico: Merry-Achi Christmas

Mariachi Sol de Mexico: Merry-Achi Christmas

Balboa Theatre
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 8pm
Music
Winter Wonderland Fashion Show & Luncheon

Winter Wonderland Fashion Show & Luncheon

U.S. Grant Hotel
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 10am-2pm
Fundraisers
Nightmare Before Christmas at Rooftop Cinema Club

Nightmare Before Christmas at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 5:30pm-7:30pm
Film
Ghosts of Girlfriends Past at Rooftop Cinema Club

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 8pm-10pm
Film
K. Trevor Wilson

K. Trevor Wilson

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 7:30pm
Comedy
K. Trevor Wilson

K. Trevor Wilson

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 9:30pm
Comedy
Adam Bergoch

Adam Bergoch

Garage Kitchen + Bar
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 7pm
Music
Gilbert Castellanos

Gilbert Castellanos

Westgate Hotel
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 6:30pm-9:30pm
Music
Acupuncture Arrives in the USA: A 50-year Journey

Acupuncture Arrives in the USA: A 50-year Journey

San Diego Chinese Historical Society and Museum
  • Fri., Dec. 2
  • 1pm-4pm
Art
Russell Dickerson

Russell Dickerson

House of Blues
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 7:30pm
Music
Makers Arcade Holiday Fair

Makers Arcade Holiday Fair

Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 10am-5pm
Art
The Grinch at Rooftop Cinema Club

The Grinch at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 1:15pm-3:15pm
Film
Polar Express at Rooftop Cinema Club

Polar Express at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 4:15pm-6:15pm
Film
The Night Before at Rooftop Cinema Club

The Night Before at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film
K. Trevor Wilson

K. Trevor Wilson

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 7:30pm
Comedy
K. Trevor Wilson

K. Trevor Wilson

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 9:30pm
Comedy
Andrea Loraine Jazz Band

Andrea Loraine Jazz Band

Madam Bonnie’s
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 7pm-9pm
Music

Night of Christmas

Rady Shell at Jacobs Park
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 4pm-5:30pm
Christmas & Holiday Events
Adam Bergoch

Adam Bergoch

Garage Kitchen + Bar
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 7pm
Music
Promenade Market

Promenade Market

Ruocco Park
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 10am-5pm
Food & Drink
Street Food Market

Street Food Market

Lane Field Park
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 10am-4pm
Food & Drink
Holly Hofmann

Holly Hofmann

Westgate Hotel
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 6:30pm-9pm
Music
Acupuncture Arrives in the USA: A 50-year Journey

Acupuncture Arrives in the USA: A 50-year Journey

San Diego Chinese Historical Society and Museum
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 1pm-4pm
Art
Inter-Tribal Council of Elders Gatherings

Inter-Tribal Council of Elders Gatherings

San Diego American Indian Health Center
  • Sat., Dec. 3
  • 9am-12pm
Discussion Groups
Makers Arcade Holiday Fair

Makers Arcade Holiday Fair

Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 10am-5pm
Art
Me First and The Gimme Gimmes

Me First and The Gimme Gimmes

House of Blues
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 7:30pm
Music
How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Rooftop Cinema Club

How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 1pm-3pm
Film
Home Alone at Rooftop Cinema Club

Home Alone at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 4:15pm-6:15pm
Film
Elf at Rooftop Cinema Club

Elf at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film
Third Ave Certified Farmers' Market and Asian Bazaar

Third Ave Certified Farmers' Market and Asian Bazaar

400 block of Third Avenue, downtown
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 9am-1pm
Farmers' Markets
Street Food Market

Street Food Market

Lane Field Park
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 10am-4pm
Food & Drink
Jazz Brunch

Jazz Brunch

Westgate Hotel
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 10:30am-1:30pm
Music
Acupuncture Arrives in the USA: A 50-year Journey

Acupuncture Arrives in the USA: A 50-year Journey

San Diego Chinese Historical Society and Museum
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 1pm-4pm
Art

Surf & Turf Sunday

Madam Bonnie’s
  • Sun., Dec. 4
  • 4:30pm
Food & Drink
Monday Night Football

Monday Night Football

Johnny WAHOO! Golf Bar
  • Mon., Dec. 5
  • 6:15pm
Sports & Fitness
Zoe

Zoe

House of Blues
  • Tue., Dec. 6
  • 7:30pm
Music
Elf at Rooftop Cinema Club

Elf at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Tue., Dec. 6
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film
Gaslamp Comedy Open Mic & Happy Hour

Gaslamp Comedy Open Mic & Happy Hour

American Comedy Company
  • Tue., Dec. 6
  • 7:30pm
Comedy
Tolan Shaw

Tolan Shaw

Rustic Root
  • Tue., Dec. 6
  • 6pm
Music

Democratizing Finance

Interactive Applications Inc, 1495 Pacific Hwy Suite 300
  • Tue., Dec. 6
  • 6pm-8:30pm
Lectures
Ramirez

Ramirez

House of Blues
  • Wed., Dec. 7
  • 7:30pm
Music
Home Alone at Rooftop Cinema Club

Home Alone at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Wed., Dec. 7
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film
Militarie Gun and Anxious

Militarie Gun and Anxious

House of Blues
  • Wed., Dec. 7
  • 7pm
Music
Jonathan Van Ness

Jonathan Van Ness

San Diego Civic Theatre
  • Thu., Dec. 8
  • 8pm
Comedy
Sundiver CA and Yungatita & Mind's Eye

Sundiver CA and Yungatita & Mind's Eye

Unknown Showroom
  • Thu., Dec. 8
  • 8pm
Music
Hembree

Hembree

House of Blues
  • Thu., Dec. 8
  • 8pm
Music
Kalan FrFr

Kalan FrFr

House of Blues
  • Thu., Dec. 8
  • 7:30pm
Music
Alice Wetterlund

Alice Wetterlund

American Comedy Company
  • Thu., Dec. 8
  • 8pm
Comedy
Chelsea Handler

Chelsea Handler

San Diego Civic Theatre
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 8pm
Comedy
Emo Night Brooklyn

Emo Night Brooklyn

House of Blues
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 8pm
Music
Elf at Rooftop Cinema Club (pet friendly)

Elf at Rooftop Cinema Club (pet friendly)

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 6pm-8pm
Film
The Best Man Holiday at Rooftop Cinema Club

The Best Man Holiday at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 8:30pm-10:30pm
Film
Asif Ali

Asif Ali

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 7:30pm
Comedy
Asif Ali

Asif Ali

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 9:30pm
Comedy
Amistad Cubano

Amistad Cubano

Madam Bonnie’s
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 7pm-9pm
Music
Banksyland

Banksyland

Gaslamp Quarter
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 1pm-8pm
Art

Jonny Tarr

Union Kitchen & Tap Gaslamp
  • Fri., Dec. 9
  • 7pm
Music

KSON’s 6 Man Jam

House of Blues
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 7:30pm
Music
The Grinch

The Grinch "Corny Classic" at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 1:15pm-3:15pm
Film
The Santa Clause

The Santa Clause "Corny Classic" at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 4:15pm-6:15pm
Film
Rob Anderson

Rob Anderson

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 7:30pm
Comedy
Rob Anderson

Rob Anderson

American Comedy Company
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 9:30pm
Comedy
Banksyland

Banksyland

Gaslamp Quarter
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 1pm-8pm
Art
San Diego Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl

San Diego Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl

Moonshine Flats
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 5pm-11pm
Beer
Adam Bergoch

Adam Bergoch

Garage Kitchen + Bar
  • Sat., Dec. 10
  • 7pm
Music

The Slackers

House of Blues
  • Sun., Dec. 11
  • 7:30pm
Music
Parade of Lights Holiday Dinner & Boat Parade Viewing

Parade of Lights Holiday Dinner & Boat Parade Viewing

San Diego Maritime Museum
  • Sun., Dec. 11
  • 4pm-9pm
Special Events
Holiday Parade of Lights Cruises

Holiday Parade of Lights Cruises

Flagship Cruises & Events
  • Sun., Dec. 11
  • 5pm-8pm
Christmas & Holiday Events
Polar Express

Polar Express "Corny Classic" at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sun., Dec. 11
  • 1:15pm-3:15pm
Film
Serendipity

Serendipity "Corny Classic" at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt, One Market Place
  • Sun., Dec. 11
  • 4:30pm-6:30pm
Film
The Holiday

The Holiday "Corny Classic" at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Sun., Dec. 11
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film
Banksyland

Banksyland

Gaslamp Quarter
  • Sun., Dec. 11
  • 1pm-8pm
Art
Gaslamp Comedy Open Mic & Happy Hour

Gaslamp Comedy Open Mic & Happy Hour

American Comedy Company
  • Tue., Dec. 13
  • 7:30pm
Comedy

David Shyde

Rustic Root
  • Tue., Dec. 13
  • 6pm
Music
Home Alone at Rooftop Cinema Club (open cap)

Home Alone at Rooftop Cinema Club (open cap)

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Wed., Dec. 14
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film

Rome & Duddy

House of Blues
  • Thu., Dec. 15
  • 7:30pm
Music
Love Actually at Rooftop Cinema Club

Love Actually at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Thu., Dec. 15
  • 7:30pm-9:30pm
Film
Dusty Slay

Dusty Slay

American Comedy Company
  • Thu., Dec. 15
  • 8pm
Comedy
Andrea Loraine Jazz Band

Andrea Loraine Jazz Band

Madam Bonnie’s
  • Thu., Dec. 15
  • 7pm-9pm
Music
Dave Koz and Friends’ 25th anniversary Christmas Tour

Dave Koz and Friends’ 25th anniversary Christmas Tour

Balboa Theatre
  • Thu., Dec. 15
  • 7:30pm
Music
Holiday Market

Holiday Market

Carnitas' Snack Shack — Embarcadero
  • Thu., Dec. 15
  • 5pm-8pm
Special Events

Jinkx & DeLa Holiday Show

Balboa Theatre
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 7:30pm
Comedy
Golden State Ballet: The Nutcracker

Golden State Ballet: The Nutcracker

San Diego Civic Theatre
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 7:30pm
Dance

Secrets, Palisades, Archetypes Collide

House of Blues
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 7:30pm
Music
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation at Rooftop Cinema Club

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 6pm-8pm
Film
The Night Before at Rooftop Cinema Club

The Night Before at Rooftop Cinema Club

Manchester Grand Hyatt
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 9pm-11pm
Film
Dusty Slay

Dusty Slay

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 7:30pm
Comedy
Dusty Slay

Dusty Slay

American Comedy Company
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 9:30pm
Comedy
Banksyland

Banksyland

Gaslamp Quarter
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 1pm-8pm
Art
Adam Bergoch

Adam Bergoch

Garage Kitchen + Bar
  • Fri., Dec. 16
  • 7pm
Music
Golden State Ballet: The Nutcracker

Golden State Ballet: The Nutcracker

San Diego Civic Theatre
  • Sat., Dec. 17
  • 2:30pm
Dance

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