San Diego Getaway
JAN | FEB
| MAR | APR |
JUL | AUG
| SEP | OCT
| NOV | DEC
San Diego Padres baseball . (March through September)
Runs or buns? No matter. It's Trevor Time! Hop on the trolley and head to the Q. Stop for a pre-game
warm-up at Hazard Center (Trophy's) or Fenton Parkway (Oggi's Pizza), just a few stops west of
Twilight in the Park (June-Aug)
Gospel or oldies, jazz or blues? Pick a few nights now to take advantage of Balboa Park's free outdoor
concerts in the heart of Balboa Park. Bring a picnic and make it a relaxing, inexpensive date.
Old Globe Festival Season (June - Oct)
Spend a romantic evening at the Globe Theatres during its Festival season, June through October.
Don't miss the opportunity to see a Globe production alfresco. The plays will run in nightly rotation
in the outdoor Lowell Davies Festival Theatre.
Annual Mainly Mozart Festival (May-June)
An all-star orchestra performs the works of Mozart and other Baroque, Classical and Romantic composers
under the baton of Artistic Director, DavidAtherton. Performances in San Diego and Baja California,
Mexico. Dates, tickets:
Temecula Balloon & Wine Festival (June 1-3)
In the northeastern part of the county, look to the skies in June for the annual Temecula Balloon &
Wine Festival. The 2007 Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival will be held on Friday, Saturday
and Sunday, June 2th, 3th and 4th at Lake Skinner. The Festival begins with the very popular Friday
evening Balloon Glow and community night that offers musical entertainment and the choreographed
"glow". Saturday and Sunday offers a "Festival within a Festival," with top-name concerts, wine
tasting in the Wine Gardens, Kids Faire, Arts & Crafts and Commercial exhibits and the Food Court.
Rock 'N' Roll Marathon (June 3)
San Diego's annual Rock 'N' Roll Marathon is an all-day event for runners, volunteers, bands and
cheering crowds. Find a spot in or outside of this year's route. The 2007 Rock 'n' Roll Marathon
Band Search is officially underway. We are seeking over 45 high-energy bands to line the
marathon's 26.2-mile course. This is a musical production like no other. Who will be the next
Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Idol?
San Diego County Fair (June 8 -July 4)
"A Salute to Heroes" will be the theme of the 2007 San Diego County Fair, which returns to the
Del Mar Fairgrounds in June. The Fair is closed on Closed June 11-12, 18-19 & 25.
(858) 755 1161
Suzuki Rock and Roll Marathon Sports and Fitness Expo (June 3)
The Expo is open to the public 10am-6pm and admission is free. There will be over 100 vendors
displaying running, health, athletic and fitness products. The Suzuki Rock'n'Roll Marathon
Official Souvenir Shop will also be open throughout the Expo and will be available at the finish
pavilion. San Diego Convention Center, downtown San Diego.
City Heights International Village Celebration (early June)
Ethnic food, arts & crafts booths, diversity of musical artists,clowns, rides for children.
10am-6pm, University Ave & Fairmount Ave. Celebration is free and open to the public.
Annual Fiesta Del Sol (Early June)
Celebrates the start of summer with a festival featuring music, entertainment, children's
games, arts, crafts, 10am-8pm. Fletcher Cove, Solano Beach.
Annual Rancho Bernardo Alive Street Fair (Early June)
Features international food fair, health screenings, entertainment, arts, crafts and
commercial booths. 10am-5pm, Bernardo Center Dr. 10am-5pm.
Annual San Diego Blues Festival - San Diego, California (early June)
National and local blues musicians and bands play at the Embarcadero Marina Park South
downtown in San Diego.
Concerts on the Green (May -Sept)
In El Cajon near San Diego, Concerts on the Green, featuring jazz, country and Latin beats,
are presented each May through September.
Portugal Festival (Early June)
The festival will be held at History Park San Jose (Kelley Park). An afternoon parade
will serve as a midday highlight. Daylong entertainment, cooking demonstrations,
children's activities, and more can be enjoyed throughout the rest of the day. Taste
a delicious variety of Portuguese food at various food booths set up to benefit
Portuguese based non-profits in the State of California. View the latest exhibits
in the Portuguese Museum, one of the largest musuem's dedicated to telling the story
of the Portuguese-American experience in our country!
Annual Wooden Boat Festival (June 16-17)
70+ boats will participate in the festival featuring nautical exhibitions,
demonstrations and family boat building event. Public viewing on water and on land.
Saturday: 10am-5pm and Sunday: 10am-4pm. Location: Kohler-Kraft, 2302 Shelter Island Dr.
A Taste of Gaslamp (June 16-17)
Downtown's favorite eating extravaganza. The self-guided walking tour features an
incredible collection of Gaslamp Quarter chef`s favorite dishes, and a beer tasting
garden. 1:30-4:30pm, Gaslamp Quarter, downtown San Diego. Certain venues require proof
of age and are for ages 21 years and up. Tickets:
Annual Indian Fair (Mid June)
For the 20th consecutive year, American Indians from the US gather at the Museum of
Man in Balboa Park to demonstrate tribal dances and sell arts, crafts and ethnic food.
This year's fair will spotlight more than 100 performers and artists representing dozens
of tribes. Open 10am-4:30pm. Usual museum admission charged.
Annual Inter-Tribal Pow Wow (Mid June)
Held on the grounds of the San Luis Rey Mission in Oceanside. Features contest dancing,
Native American arts & crafts, games, food booths. Host tribe is the San Luis Rey
Luiseno Mission Indians and participants are tribe members from all over the United States.
Free event, Saturday: 10am-11pm and Sunday 10am-6pm.
La Jolla Festival Of The Arts And Food Faire (Mid June)
Award winning artists from the United States, gourmet cuisine, children's area, contemporary
music and entertainment. 9am-5pm, La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee Ave. Free
parking in the area.
Fiesta Filipina 2007 (Mid June)
Celebrates Philippine history, heritage and culture and features vendors, exhibitors.
Presented by the Philippine Library and Museum in the Gaslamp Quarter. Island Ave,
between 4th & 5th. Information:
San Diego Scottish Highland Game & Gathering Of The Clans (Late June)
Includes competitions in athletics, bagpiping, drumming, highland dancing and a sheep dog trial.
9am-5pm, Brengle Terrace Park, Vista.
Annual Ocean Beach Street Fair & Chili Cook-off (Late June)
Works by local artists, food, children's area and entertainment on 3 stages. Free,10am-8pm,
end of Newport Ave, Ocean Beach. 200+ vendors' booths.
Annual San Diego International Triathlon (late June)
The International Triathlon Event will include: 100 meter swim, 30K bike ride, 10K run.
Also features a sprint course. Starts Spanish Landing, Harbor Island, 7am and ends at
Seaport Village. Registration and information: