Events Calendar

 

 

Apr
9
Sun
Classics 4 Kids Benefit Concert at Balboa Theatre
Apr 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Widely popular, and appealing to all ages, Time for Three joins Classics 4 Kids’ professional orchestra, The Classics Philharmonic, and Conductor Dana Zimbric in this special benefit concert to support music education in San Diego County.

Apr
22
Sat
Celebrate Shakespeare’s 453rd Birthday at the Old Globe
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Old Globe would like to invite friends, Romans, countrymen—all of San Diego, in fact—to join us in celebrating our resident playwright William Shakespeare’s birthday with Happy Birthday, Mr. Shakespeare! on Saturday, April 22, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., on the Globe’s campus in Balboa Park. The Bard’s birthday—his 453rd!—is a fitting and festive reason to recognize his countless contributions to arts and culture around the world. This exciting day of family activities is free and open to the public as part of the Globe’s ongoing commitment to programs that serve all of San Diego County. Don your best doublet and ruff—or come as you are. And did we mention cake?!

Apr
26
Wed
Creative Kids at the Oceanside Museum of Art
Apr 26 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Parents explore the exhibitions while kids ages 2–5 experience art, music, and stories. Prices are for children’s registration, no fee for the parent.

Jul
1
Sat
Game Masters: The Exhibition Opening
Jul 1 all-day

Game Masters showcases the work of the world’s best video game designers, from the arcade era to today’s console and online games. The work of more than 30 designers who have made a significant impact in the field is explored through rare concept artwork, newly commissioned interviews and interactive digital displays-as well as more than 100 playable games. This is the first large-scale exhibition to take visitors behind the scenes of how video games are made as well as spotlighting the people who actually make them. At the Fleet Science Center from July 1, 2017, to January 15, 2018.

Sep
1
Fri
The U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge and Dimensional Art Exposition
Sep 1 – Sep 4 all-day

World Master Sand Sculptors come from all over to challenge the best in the U.S.  Enjoy the massive sand sculptures, live entertainment, gourmet food trucks and kids activities.

Dec
10
Sun
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.
Aug
12
Sun
Padres Jewish Community Day with Chabad of Downtown
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am

Celebrate Jewish community and culture at Petco Park. There will be kosher food, giveaways and kids entertainment. Discounted tickets are available for $25 with registration. Visit chabaddowntown.com  for more information.