Around Town
Base Movies
MWR This Week


Around Town

Events subject to change or cancellation. Confirm before you go!

Preseason: San Diego Chargers VS Arizona Cardinals. Fri, Aug 19, 6-10pm. Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Rd, San Diego
Stone Celebration & Invitational Beer Festival. Fri-Sat, Aug 19-20 (Fri 1-8pm; Sat 6-9pm) $55-$85. 21+. Stone will take over a university campus and transform it into a craft beer theme park. CSU San Marcos, 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd, San Marcos
Padres Vs D-Backs. Thurs-Sun, Aug 19-21 (Thurs 7:10pm; Fri 7:40pm; Sat 5:40pm; Sun 1:40pm). $10-$60. The San Diego Padres host the Arizona Diamondbacks. Petco Park, 100 Park Blvd, San Diego
San Diego Gem Faire. Fri-Sun, Aug 19-21 (Fri 12-6pm; Sat 10am-6pm; Sun 10am-5pm). $7. Fine jewelry, gems, beads, crystals, gold and silver, minerals. Scottish Rite Center, 1895 Camino del Rio S, San Diego
Tiki Oasis. Thurs-Sun, Aug 19-21, 7pm. $25-$30. DJs, 100+ vendors, educational seminars, car show, and tropical cocktails by the pool. Bali Hai, 2230 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego
Music Festival & Bike Show. Fri-Sun, Aug 19-21 (Fri 12pm-12am; Sat 10am-12pm; Sun 10am-10pm). $20-$40. Pala Casino, 35008 Pala Temecula Rd, Pala
Harborfest. Sat, Aug 20, 11am-6pm. Free. Enjoy free kayaking, paddleboard lessons, pier fishing, local wildlife, boat rides and bay tours and more. Bayside Park, 999 Bayside Pkwy, Chula Vista
World Bodysurfing Championships. Sat, Aug 20, 6:30am-4pm. Free. Witness some of the best boardless belly-riders in the world. Oceanside Pier, Mission Ave & Pacific St, Oceanside
5k Walk & Family Fun Day. Sat, Aug 20, 7:30am-12pm. $35. Music, raffles, kid zone, food truck. NTC Park at Liberty Station, 2455 Cushing Rd, San Diego
Taste Of Fitness Festival. Sat, Aug 20, 9am-12pm. Free. Attendees will enjoy free tastings of food and beverages, a yoga class, live music, prizes and a photo booth. Waterfront Park, 1600 Pacific Hwy, San Diego
Sip N’ Ship Beer Festival. Sat, Aug 20, 11am-5pm. $10-$50. 21+. Let your taste buds experience various craft beer vendors while you enjoy live music on several stages. San Diego Maritime Museum, 1492 N. Harbor Dr, San Diego
Impossible Science Festival. Sat, Aug 20, 11am-5pm. $20-$23. Hands-on, interactive event that explores the science behind the seemingly impossible. Reuben H. Fleet Science Center, 1875 El Prado, San Diego
Ib Historical Society Day. Sat, Aug 20, 12-6pm. Free. Shop from home-based businesses and sample food. Imperial Beach Pier Plaza, 10 Evergreen Ave, Imperial Beach
Summer Twilight Walk. Sat, Aug 20, 6:45pm-8:15pm. Free. Beat the heat on our special evening interpretive walk. Meet in parking lot at Bushy Hill Dr across from Campground Entry Station. Kumeyaay Lake Campground, Two Father Junípero Serra Trail, San Diego
Heart Health Expo. Sat, Aug 20, 8am-12pm. Free. Free health screenings, wellness information, giveaways, and a heart-healthy breakfast. Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, 751 Medical Center Ct, Chula Vista
Full Moon Walk. Sat, Aug 20, 7:30-9:30pm. Free. A walk in the canyon under the eerie light of the full moon. Meet in the parking lot. Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve, 4206 Sorrento Valley Blvd, San Diego
End of Summer BBQ. Sat, Aug 20, 11am-3pm. Free. We will have games for all ages, FREE. Lunch, and a whole lot of FUN!!! Bonita Cove (Mission Bay Park), 3157 Mariners Way, San Diego
Heiva San Diego. Sat-Sun, Aug 20-21, 8am-8pm. $10-$15. We celebrate friendship, music, dancing, drumming, singing, arts and crafts, and islands spirits. San Diego Community Concourse, 202 C St, San Diego
Open Cockpit Days and Pilot Talk. Sat-Sun, Aug 20-21, 9am-3pm. Free. Cockpits of select aircraft will be open and pilots will be available to answer questions. Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum and Foundation, 4203 Anderson Ave MCAS Miramar, San Diego
America’s Finest City Half Marathon & 5k. Sun, Aug 21, 6:30am-12pm. $45-$115. Fast, scenic, course that starts at the historic Cabrillo National Monument and ends in Balboa Park.
Luau And Legends Of Surfing Invitational. Sun, Aug 21, 7am. Brings together surfers, scientists, and community members to support the fight against cancer. La Jolla Shores, 8200 Camino del Oro, San Diego
Surf-N-Paws. Sun, Aug 21, 12-3pm. $15-$20. Featuring underwater dog photos, music, vegan vittles, art, silent auction, and more. Well behaved dogs with humans welcome. Tsavos Canine Rehab Center, 2120 Jimmy Durante Blvd. #120, Del Mar
Padres vs. Cubs. Mon-Wed, Aug 22-24 (Mon-Tues 7:10pm; Wed 12:40pm). $10-$60. San Diego Padres host the Chicago Cubs. Petco Park, 100 Park Blvd, San Diego
Ramona County Fair. Thurs-Sun, Aug 25-28 (Thurs 5-10pm; Fri 5-11pm; Sat 11am-11pm; Sun 11am-10pm). Free. Wild West show, rides, games, vendors, food, entertainment, and more. Ramona Outdoor Community Center, 5th St & Aqua Ln, Ramona
Carlsbad Village Art Walk. Thurs, Aug 25, 5-8pm. Free. A self-guided tour of the art throughout Carlsbad Village with free music and hors d’ouvres. Carlsbad Village, 2930 Roosevelt St, San Diego
Best of San Diego Party. Fri, Aug 26, 6:30-9:30pm. $70-$80. 21+. Unlimited bites and pours. Live bands, DJs, surprise performances, and a dance floor. NTC at Liberty Station, 2640 Historic Decatur Rd, San Diego
LED Night Golf Festival. Fri, Aug 26, 7-11:59pm. $39-$69. Every ticket includes our LED night golf experience, 2 glow golf balls, glow gear for you/your clubs, souvenir glow cup, custom wristband. The Loma Club, 2960 Truxtun Rd, San Diego
Carlsbad Music Festival. Fri-Sun, Aug 26-28, 12pm. A variety of music. Carlsbad Village, 2930 Roosevelt St, San Diego
Nerd Con. Fri-Sun, Aug 26-28 (Fri 7-10pm; Sat 10am-11pm; Sun 10am-5pm). $12. Celebration of nerdy culture, fandoms, cosplay, gaming, comics, panels, workshops and more. California Center for the Arts, Escondido, 340 N. Escondido Blvd
Tuna Challenge. Sat, Aug 27, 5am. $30-$90. This is the largest tuna fishing tournament of its kind in the United States. Silver Gate Yacht Club, 2091 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego
Trail Of Discovery. Sat, Aug 27, 8:30-10am. Free. Meet at flagpoles at Campground Entry Station. Kumeyaay Lake Campground, Two Father Junípero Serra Trl, San Diego
Heritage Day Festival & Car Show. Sat, Aug 27, 9am-3pm. Free. Live music, food, entertainment, and specialty booths. Kimball Park, at 12th St & D Ave, National City
Classic Car & Bike Show. Sat, Aug 27, 9am-2pm. Free. There will be trophies, food, music, raffles, and vendors. Faith Chapel, 9400 Campo Rd, Spring Valley
Doggie Street Festival. Sat, Aug 27, 9am-3pm. Free. Pet products, eats, vet tips, music, kids’ area, and auction prizes. NTC Park at Liberty Station, 2455 Cushing Rd, San Diego
Love Thy Neighbor Festival. Sat, Aug 27, 3-7pm. Free. Music, kids’ zone, live art, skate demo, car show, vendor booths, food trucks, and more. Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Rd, San Diego
Uncasked Beer Fest. Sat, Aug 27, 4-7pm. $20. Self-guided beer and restaurant walk throughout Westfield UTC. Check-in area is located at Palm Plaza next to Ben Bridge Jeweler. Westfield University Towne Centre, 4425 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego
Beerx San Diego. Sat, Aug 27, 6-10pm. $35-$50. 21+. Featuring unlimited samples of over 100 craft beers, music and more. Liberty Station Marketplace, Truxtun Rd, between Womble and Roosevelt, San Diego
Circus Costume Party. Sat, Aug 27, 8pm-1am. Free. Show up with your best circus costume attire for a night of fun, surprises, and paella. 1986 Frankfort St, Bay Park
Imperial Avenue Street Festival. Sat, Aug 27, 12-9pm. Free. With live music, crafts, gourmet food, and beverages. Imperial Ave & 28th, San Diego
San Diego Sausage Fest. Sat, Aug 27, 12:30-5:30pm. $35-$85. 21+. Sample a variety of gourmet sausages, refreshing drinks, live music and family-friendly games and activities. Waterfront Park, 1600 Pacific Hwy, San Diego
San Diego Spirits Festival. Sat-Sun, Aug 27-28 (Sat 2-6pm; Sun 1-5pm). $85. 21+. Join the biggest happy hour with the two-day celebration of all things cocktail. Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier, 1000 N. Harbor Dr, San Diego
Sea Chantey Festival. Sun, Aug 28, 11am-4:30pm. $8-$16. Visitors will enjoy sea chanteys and traditional folk music performed. San Diego Maritime Museum, 1492 N. Harbor Dr, San Diego
Family Discovery Walk. Sun, Aug 28, 3-4:30pm. Free. Share nature’s summer magic as a family experience. Meet inside Visitor Center. Mission Trails Regional Park, One Father Junípero Serra Trl, San Carlos
Leucadiartwalk. Sun, Aug 28, 10am-5pm. Free. With music, live mural painting, Craft Beer Garden. Coast Hwy 101, Leucadia
Thursday Family Fun Night. Ongoing until Thurs, Aug 25, 4:30-8pm. $14. Each Thursday the Hamilton Children’s Garden comes alive with family-friendly entertainment designed to amuse both adults and children. San Diego Botanic Garden, 230 Quail Gardens Dr, Encinitas
Stagecoach Days. Ongoing every Saturday until Aug 27. 12-4pm. Free. Enjoy afternoons in Old Town filled with activities that reflect life in early San Diego and celebrate the West on the move. Old Town State Historic Park, 4002 Wallace St, San Diego
El Cajon Dinner and a Concert. Ongoing Fridays through Oct 7, 6-8pm. Free. El Cajon’s Dinner & a Concert offer music from every genre so that there is something for everyone each concert season. East Main St., El Cajon
Waterski And Wakeboard. Ongoing until Sun, Oct 23 (Sun 8-11am; Thurs 5-8pm). Free. The club provides two ski boats for waterskiing and wakeboarding, with free instruction and equipment available. Meet at the south end of Crown Point Beach. Crown Point, 3700 Crown Point Dr, San Diego
Cajon Classic Cruise Car Shows. Ongoing Wednesdays through Oct 28, 5-8pm. Free. All the festivities are on East Main St between Magnolia & Claydelle Ave at the Prescott Promenade in El Cajon.
Softball. Ongoing until Mon, Oct 31 (Mon 5:30-8pm; Wed 5:30-8pm; Sat 12:30-3:30pm). Free. Co-ed, so both males and females are encouraged to play. We stop when it gets dark. Robb Field, 2525 Bacon St, San Diego
Trek With The Trackers. Ongoing first Saturday of the month until Dec 3, 8:30-10:30am. Free. For two hours of dirt-time fun, wear long pants for close-up observation. Meet in front of the Visitor Center. Mission Trails Regional Park, One Father Junípero Serra Trl, San Carlos
Kayaking. Ongoing Wednesdays until Dec 7, 8:30am. Free. Come alone or bring a friend; anyone is welcome. Lower Otay Reservoir, Wueste Rd, San Diego.

Southbay Motorsports


About | Contact | Links

Navy Dispatch is published by Western States Weeklies, Inc. 619.280.2985
PO Box 600600, San Diego, CA 92160