Top Things to Do in San Diego – July 31 – August 5, 2018

Top Things to Do in San Diego

Spend the upcoming weekend in San Diego enjoying everything California’s Beach City has to offer including these top things to do.

Oceanside International Film Festival

When: August 1-5, 2018
Where: Sunshine Brooks Theatre – 217 N Coast Hwy, Oceanside, CA 92054
The Oceanside International Film Festival showcases features, documentaries, shorts, animation, and student works along with workshops and after-parties.

Screen on the Green

When: August 2-30, 2019
Where: San Diego Museum of Art – 1450 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101
Take a trip into the art world as you sit under the stars in the Botanical Lawn (east of the Museum) in beautiful Balboa Park. Grab a picnic, a blanket, and a few friends and enjoy a selection of critically acclaimed films that present compelling, multifaceted stories featuring Indian artists, filmmakers, and actors, all celebrating the Museum’s summer exhibition Epic Tales from Ancient India.

La Jolla Music Society SummerFest

When: August 3-24, 2018
SummerFest 2018 marks Cho-Liang “Jimmy” Lin’s final Festival as Music Director, and an outstanding roster of world-renowned artists and ensembles are gathering to celebrate his 18 remarkable years.

Latin American Festival

When: August 3-5, 2018
Where: Bazaar Del Mundo – 4133 Taylor St, San Diego, CA 92110
More than 25 artists from Mexico, Peru, Guatemala and Ecuador and other Latin American countries will take center stage to display their vibrant creations, including colorful wood-carvings of whimsical creatures, handwoven wool Zapotec rugs, hand-embroidered Mexican blouses and dresses, hand-painted pottery and ceramics, dazzling jewelry and more.

Bon Odori Festival

When: August 3-4, 2018
Where: Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego – 2215 Pan American Way E, San Diego, CA 92101
For two days, you will be able to enjoy a variety of merchants, engage in family friendly activities, treat yourselves to Japanese festival foods, a beer garden, a tea & dessert garden, and experience cultural performances throughout each day! Each festival day will also be highlighted with traditional Bon Odori practices – “Toro Nagashi” and the “Bon” dance.

Farm to Bay

When: August 4, 2018
Where: Living Coast Discovery Center – 1000 Gunpowder Point Dr, Chula Vista, CA 91910
The Living Coast Discovery Center has assembled a “Who’s Who” of San Diego’s top restaurants, breweries, wineries, spirits, farms and more for a celebration of the local flavors and sustainable ingredients that make San Diego so special.

Chula Vista Lemon Festival

When: August 5, 2018
Where: 353 Third Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910
Lemon Festival celebrates Chula Vista’s heritage as the “Lemon Capital of the World” and will feature live entertainment, a kids’ fun zone and lemons galore.

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