Events subject to change or cancellation. Confirm before you go!
9th Annual Oceanside Jazz Festival. Thur-Sat, April 16-18. Mira Costa College Concert Hall. www.oceansidejazzfestival.com.
Del Mar National Horse Show Western Week. Thur-Sun, April 16-19. Del Mar Fairgrounds. www.delmarnational.com.
Marvel Universe Live! Valley View Casino Center. Thur-Sun, April 16-19. (619) 224-4171. www.valleyviewcasinocenter.com.
Cruisin’ Grand, Escondido, Fri, April 17, 5-9pm. Era cars line Escondido’s Grand Avenue every Friday night. Amazing display of cars! www.cruisingrand.com.
Lakeside Rodeo, Fri-Sun, April 17-19. Check the website for prices and schedule! www.lakesiderodeo.com
Gem Faire, Fri-Sun, April 17-19. Fri noon-6, Sat-Sun 10-5. $7. Scottish Rite Center, 1895 Camino del Rio South, Mission Valley. gemfaire.com
Home Improvement Show at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Fri-Sun, April 17-19. www.delmarfairgrounds.com
The Del Mar Antique Show. Del Mar Fairgrounds. Fri-Sun, April 17-19. www.calendarshows.com.
Coachella Concert Weekend. Fri-Sun, April 17-19. www.coachella.com.
Air Museum Militaria Swap Meet, Sat, April 18, 8am-2pm Free. Warbirds West Air Museum is hosting a Spring Aviation/Militaria Swap Meet. Info: 858-414 6258. Location: Warbirds West Air Museum, 1725 N. Marshall Avenue, El Cajon. www.wwam.org
Taste of Hillcrest, Sat, April 18, noon-4pm. $30-$35. From cafes to bistros to five-star dining, Taste of Hillcrest features over 40 restaurants and span more than 12 blocks. Throughout Hillcrest!
Succulent Day at Weidner’s Gardens, Sat, April 18, 10am. 695 Normandy Road, Encinitas. (760) 436-2194. www.weidners.com.
Birch Aquarium SEA Days: Party for the Planet. Sat, April 18, 11am. www.aquarium.ucsd.edu
Pirate Plunge at Alga North Aquatic Center Sat, April 18, 5-9pm. www.carlsbadconnect.org
Night of the Horse at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Sat, April 18, www.delmarnational.com.
Encinitas Garden Festival & Tour, Sat, April 18, 10am-4:30pm. (760) 753-8615. www.encinitasgardenfestival.org
Pony Up for the Nice Guys Annual Charity Auction at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Sat, April 18, 5:30 pm. www.sdniceguys.com.
San Diego Tour de Cure. Sat, April 18. 7-, 26-, 62-, or 100-mile cycling fundraiser starting at Torrey Pines High School, San Diego. www.tour.diabetes.org
Ladybug Day, Sat, April 18, 10am-12:30pm San Diego Botanic Garden
Oceanside Days of Art. Sat.-Sun, April 18-19, 10am-5pm. Local artists display work near Oceanside Civic Center. Pier View Way and Civic Center Drive. (760) 433-3532. www.ocaf.info.
Please join us for an evening of music with concert pianist Vania Pimentel, who will be playing selections from The Great B’s, Bach, Barber, Beethoven, and Brahms. Fri. April 24, 7 pm in the Winn Room in Coronado Library For more info please call (619) 522-7390
29th Annual Fallbrook Avocado Festival, Sun, April 19, 9am-5pm. Exhibitors and booths in downtown Fallbrook. (760) 728-5845. www.fallbrookchamberofcommerce.org
Earth Day Fair in Balboa Park, Sun, April 19, 10am-5pm. Free. World’s largest annual environmental fair and Earth Day Celebration produced by volunteers. Parade at 10:30am , more than 300 tables and five stages throughout the park. Throughout Balboa Park. www.earthdayweb.org/