CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Fall and Winter Fun
Oktoberfest and New Year’s Eve galas, Chargers games and college
bowls, balloon parades and Mardi Gras revelery, marathons and
music fests, San Diego’s schedule is action-packed with festivities,
sports, arts and culture.
Tap the barrel at the two-day
Temecula Harvest Celebration,
sampling the newest offerings of more
than 30 wineries.
Shop and stroll your way along the
North County coast at the Carlsbad
Turn back time and celebrate days gone
by at the family-friendly Fall Back Festival
in the Gaslamp.
for the holidays
via the Old Globe
production of Dr.
Seuss’s How the
(Ends December 28)
Take a gander at an East County
tradition, the Mother Goose Parade
—the largest parade of its kind west of the
Mississippi—now celebrating its 67th year
on the streets of El Cajon.
It’s a Dixieland delight as
the San Diego Jazz Fest
takes over the Town & Country Resort
for its 35th year.
Rock out to musical legends as An
Evening with Crosby, Stills and Nash
comes to the Civic Theatre.
Walk in the balmy winter wonder-
land of Balboa Park for the two-day
Deck your pet with boughs of holly
for the Gaslamp Holiday Pet Parade.
Revel in a century-old
holiday spirit at Lamb’s
College football culminates with
bowl season and San Diego is hosting
the Poinsettia Bowl and the Holiday Bowl
America’s Finest City hosts Ameri-
ca’s largest balloon parade, the Port
of San Diego Big Bay Balloon Parade, as
part of the Holiday Bowl festivities.
Party like it’s 2015 at the all-inclusive Big Night San Diego
New Year’s Eve gala.
Tap into your creative side at
the Harvest Festival arts and
crafts fair at the Del Mar Fairgrounds.
Bratwurst, beer steins and polka
bands abound at the German-
American Societies of San Diego’s tradi-
tional Oktoberfest celebration in El Cajon.
It’s a Lego Candyland to satisfy sweet
teeth of all ages at LEGOLAND’s
Brick or Treat Halloween-themed
weekends, all month long.
of more than 150
established artists at
the La Jolla Art and
Pay tribute to lost loved ones at
the Dia de los Muertos celebration
Don your spookiest, sultriest or
silliest costume, and prepare for a
ghoulish good time at Monster Bash in
the Gaslamp Quarter.
Throughout the month of October, look for Kids
Free activities and admissions all over town,
from the San Diego Zoo & Safari Park to the
USS Midway Museum and LEGOLAND.