San Diego Special Events

101 special events scheduled in and around San Diego County.

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Balboa Park

Balboa Park Activity Center

Puzzling Drive Scavenger Hunt

Sep 16

Fleet Science Center

Adult Recess

Sep 20

Balboa Park Activity Center

Puzzling Drive Scavenger Hunt

Sep 21

Balboa Park Club & Ballroom

Harvest Festival

Sep 21

Balboa Park Activity Center

Puzzling Drive Scavenger Hunt

Sep 22

Balboa Park Club & Ballroom

Harvest Festival

Sep 22

Balboa Park Activity Center

Puzzling Drive Scavenger Hunt

Sep 23

Fleet Science Center

Adult Recess

Sep 27

Balboa Park Activity Center

Puzzling Drive Scavenger Hunt

Sep 28

Casa del Prado

Birds, Bees, Flowers & Trees

Oct 19

Casa del Prado

Orchids in the Park Show & Sale

Oct 26

Barrio Logan

Northgate Gonzalez Market

Health Fair

Oct 4

Campo

Campo Railroad Park & Museum

Be a Train Engineer

Sep 21

Campo Railroad Park & Museum

Gold Spike 100th Anniversary Celebration

Nov 16

Carlsbad

Gemological Institute of America Museum

Open House & Jewelry Career Fair

Oct 11

City Heights

City Heights Weingart Library

El Dia de los Muertos

Oct 26

Del Mar

Del Mar Highlands Shopping Center

Jimbo’s Grand Opening

Sep 18

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Fall Home Garden Show

Oct 4

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Dandiya Dance Night: Bollywood & Beyond

Oct 4

Del Mar Fairgrounds

Fall Home Garden Show

Oct 5

Del Mar Fairgrounds

David's Tent SoCal Worship Event

Oct 10

Del Mar Fairgrounds

6th Annual Comida ¡EXPO!

Oct 26

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

The Wizards Fair

Nov 30

Downtown San Diego

San Diego Convention Center

TwitchCon

Sep 27

Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House

Shady Ladies & Hop Heads Historical Pub Crawl

Sep 27

Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier

Lead the Way

Sep 27

San Diego Convention Center

TwitchCon

Sep 28

U.S. Grant Hotel

Orchids & Onions Reception & Awards

Oct 3

Embarcadero Marina Park North

SDPOCI Fall Pow Wow Car Show

Oct 13

Westgate Hotel

Zandra Rhodes Fashion Show

Nov 7

El Cajon

El Cajon Library

The Street Store

Sep 28

Eje Elementary Academy Charter

East County Multicultural Festival

Nov 2

Encinitas

Downtown Encinitas Mainstreet Association

Encinitas Cruise Nights

Sep 19

San Dieguito Heritage Museum

Dia de los Perros

Oct 12

Encinitas Community and Senior Center

Encinitas Dia de los Muertos

Oct 26

San Dieguito Heritage Museum

Makers & Music

Nov 2

Escondido

Maple Street Plaza

Cruisin' Grand

Sep 20

Harbor Island

Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina

Many Shades of Pink Fashion Show

Oct 19

La Jolla

Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine

Fishman Fund Award Ceremony & Reception

Sep 19

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

September-October Art Exhibits

Sep 21

Lemon Grove

Civic Center Park

Big Birthday for Parsonage Museum

Sep 21

Liberty Station

Liberty Public Market

Record Shop Pop-Up

Oct 9

Mission Valley

SDCCU Stadium

Qualcomm Stadium Swap Meet

Sep 18

National City

Liberty Hall Theater at Paradise Village

Honey Do That

Sep 26

Care Center

Community Resource & Health Fair

Oct 19

North Park

Queen Bee's Art & Cultural Center

Horrorgasm

Oct 26

Oak Park

Chollas Lake

Water Lantern Festival

Sep 28

Oceanside

MiraCosta College

North San Diego Latino Book & Family Festival

Sep 28

Old Town

Kobey's Swap Meet

Kobey's Swap Meet

Sep 20

Pacific Beach

Hilton San Diego Resort

Wedding Party Expo

Nov 10

Point Loma

Naval Base Point Loma

San Diego Cabrillo Festival

Sep 28

Poway

Poway Rodeo Grounds

Poway Rodeo

Sep 27

Poway Center for the Performing Arts

Bho Shambo

Sep 29

Old Poway Park

Rendezvous in Poway

Oct 5

Rancho Bernardo

UC San Diego Health Rancho Bernardo

One Year Anniversary Celebration

Sep 28

SDSU

SDSU: San Diego State University

Global Climate Walkout

Sep 20

South Park

Target Express

Clean Up South Park

Oct 5

Vista

Norway Hall

17th Vista Viking Festival

Sep 21