Top Things to Do in San Diego – May 21-27, 2019

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Spend the upcoming Memorial Day weekend in San Diego honoring those who gave all for our freedom and enjoying these top things to do.

San Diego Padres vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

When: May 20-22, 2019
Catch the San Diego Padres take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at Petco Park!

Sesame Street Party Parade

When: May 25 – September 1, 2019
The Sesame Street Party Parade is marching Sesame Street excitement throughout SeaWorld San Diego. This colorful, musical, show-stopping parade is fun enough to get the whole family dancing. This event features 10 larger-than-life themed floats including Sesame Street favorites such as Mr. Hooper’s Store and Count’s Castle. The whole family will be singing and dancing along with Elmo and his furry cast of friends as they join more than 20 dancers along the parade route.

Summer Safari at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park

When: May 25 – September 1, 2019
Go wild at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park this summer! Summer Safari presented by Groupon brings later hours and more fun. On Saturdays and Sundays from May 25 through September 1, you can stay until 7 p.m. for evening safari adventures. Walk among kangaroos and wallabies at the newest habitat,Walkbout Australia, and hear a didgeridoo played. Enjoy guitar music, roaming jugglers and magicians, and summer food and drink specials throughout the Park.

Port of San Diego Festival of the Sea

When: May 25-27, 2019
Festival of the Sea, produced by the Maritime Museum and sponsored by the Port of San Diego, is one of the keynote events that will take place during 2019 commemorating the 250th Anniversary of the beginning of modern-day San Diego. The Port of San Diego Festival of the Sea will be held Memorial Day weekend and has something for everyone to enjoy. General admission tickets for the three-day event include entrance to all vessels, exhibits, live music, education zone and artist exhibition with market.

Valley Center Western Days

When: May 25, 2019
69th Annual Western Days – Festival, Parade, Carnival, Chili Cook-off and so much more!

House of Pacific Relations’ Ethnic Food Fair

When: May 26, 2019
Annual celebration of food from around the world! Sample the culinary treats of 34 different cultures and witness performances in native costumes. Features musical and dance performances on the HPR stage.

Memorial Day Weekend

When: Thru May 27, 2019
Memorial Day is the quintessential signal for the start of summer. Make your travel plans now and spend the long weekend in the home of sun, sand and surf. While you enjoy everything California’s Beach City has to offer, please take some time to remember all of those that gave their lives in the service of the United States Armed Forces at one of the many Memorial Day Weekend observances and memorial sites.

SeaWorld’s Viva la Musica

When: Thru June 2, 2019
Highlighted by a fantastic live concert series, SeaWorld’s Viva la Música is a celebration of Hispanic culture through great music, food and festive decor.

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