Events Calendar



San Diego Innovation Showcase
Oct 26 all-day

Spend a day getting to know one of the world’s most dynamic innovation hubs.

Attend a one-day technology showcase

Discover breakthrough inventions

 Meet early-stage companies

Explore commercial collaborations

 Learn about investing and licensing opportunities
Art After Dark: Dia De Los Muertos
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

In celebration of Dia de los Muertos and Halloween, this party will feature spooky good libations, art-making activities, and musical experiences. Come in costume or just as you are, and bring a friend to get a scary good discount on tickets. This much-loved event sells out quickly—so buy tickets well in advance. Must be 21+ to attend.

All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914
Nov 17 – Nov 19 all-day

In a unique collaboration with SACRA/PROFANA and San Diego Opera, Bodhi Tree Concerts presents the second annual performances of All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, a stage depiction by Peter Rothstein with musical arrangements by Erick Lichte and Timothy C. Takach. This powerful and fabled story of World War I is told through a capella songs and letters, and in keeping with Bodhi Tree Concerts’ mission, 100 percent of the profits from this concert will be donated to The Veterans Museum at Balboa Park.

Charles’ Dickens’s Scrooge
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm

Kellan D. Baker recreates the roles of Scrooge, Tiny Tim,
Bob Cratchit and a host of supporting characters in this
solo tour de force, infusing tragedy, pathos, humor and fun
into the beloved Dickens story of redemption and hope.

Hadag Nahash
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm

Grab your dancing shoes and enjoy an evening of musical entertainment as the San Diego Center for Jewish Culture presents Hadag Nahash with special guest Hanan Ben-Ari.  Monday, December 4, The David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre will be filled with a combination of reggae, hip-hop, rock, and Middle Eastern Music, during a live performance from Hadag Nahash. The concert will take place at 8p.m., at The David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre located at 4126 Executive Drive, La Jolla.

Hadag Nahash combines funky hip-hop grooves with flavors of rock, reggae and Middle Eastern music. they have shared a stage with superstars like The Black Eyed Peas, Cypress Hill, and Matisyahu. Hadag Nahashfeatures a full electric band, along with turntables and samples backed by their notoriously bold frontman.

Feverishly devoted to equality and civil rights, the group is the soundtrack for the Israeli struggle against corruption and racism. Rolling Stone Magazine says, “ [At their show], audience members climbed onto each other’s shoulders, danced in the aisles, and shouted along with the band’s call-and-response.”

Hadag Nahash will be joined by rising star Hanan Ben-Ari, whose soul-groove songs have propelled him to the top of the charts in Israel. Ben-Ari released his first album titled Izun in 2016. Since then Ben-Ari has released numerous singles and completed a concert tour, which resulted in gaining attention within the Israeli music genre.

Fourth Annual Makers Arcade Holiday Fair
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Arts and Crafts Fair Features 100+ Local Makers
+ Craft Cocktails and Beer   + Gourmet Food Trucks   + Live Music   + Kids’ Area    + Craft Making
+ NEW! Cornhole Tourney and More
Returning for its fourth successful year, the Makers Arcade Holiday Fair offers extended hours, creating an enchanting twilight holiday shopping experience on the Bay. This year’s event, on Saturday December 9, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., brings more makers than ever to the Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier.
“Pleasure of Your Company”
Dec 10 @ 2:30 pm

Courtly Noyse will perform a festive holiday concert on Sunday, December 10, at 2:30 PM at the Scripps Miramar Ranch Library Center in the “Pleasure of Your Company” music series sponsored by the Scripps Ranch Friends of the Library.  Garbed in period costume, this lively ensemble will play a variety of period instruments and may also cast their instruments aside at the drop of a (Tudor) hat and burst into six-part vocal harmony.  Experience their trademark blend of humor, imagination and versatility as you enjoy a delightful afternoon of Renaissance holiday music.  Ensemble members include John Cassaboom, Laury Flora, Penny Hawkins, Steve Hendricks, Vickie Jenkins, Jay Saks, and Sandra Shram.

There is no charge for the concert, although donations are appreciated.  Meet the musicians and mingle with fellow music lovers at a complimentary post-concert reception.