1-4 The San Diego Symphony treats music lovers to a season of outdoor
performances at the Summer Pops bayside
concert series at the scenic Embarcadero
Marina Park South.
9-10 It’s not softball, it’s not cricket, it’s Over the Line, a San Diego
sporting tradition and beach party, going
strong for more than six decades (Also
15-17 The mother of all Cali- fornia missions celebrates
its 247th birthday with traditional
dances, food, music and a ringing of
all five bells at the Festival of the Bells.
15 And they’re off! Thoroughbred racing season at the Del Mar
Fairgrounds kicks off with an Opening
Day hat contest and pre- and post-race
parties. Look for 4 O’Clock Fridays
concerts, reggae shows, beer and wine
festivals and more. (Through Sept. 5)
16-17Revelers show their Pride and support of the LGBT community with a full weekend of festivities,
including a block party, parade and music
festival in Balboa Park.
30 Find out who is the most
adorable four-legged surfer at
the Unleashed by
Petco Surf Dog
13-14 Art Walk Liberty Station celebrates creativity at the 10th
annual event, showcasing the work of more
than 175 artists.
14 Hillcrest shows its fabulous side at the CityFest daytime street fair and nighttime dance party.
19-21 Inland North County hosts Summergrass San Diego, a
family-friendly outdoor bluegrass festival
at the Antique & Steam Engine Museum
20 Chula Vista Harbor Fest puts the South Bay on display, with a seafood
festival, spirits tasting, water sports and
27-28It’s a mecca of mixology at he Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier at the San Diego Spirits Festival
San Diego hosts the 87th MLB All-Star
Week at Petco Park: Events leading up
to the All-Star Game (July 12) include
FanFest at the Convention Center (July
8–11), when attendees can meet Hall of
Famers, Gatorade All-Star Workout Day
(July 11), the SiriusXM All-Star Futures
Game (July 10) and the All-Star Legends
& Celebrity Softball Game (July 10).
Costumed characters converge on
downtown San Diego for the Comic-
Con International convention of all
things superhero and out of this world.
The weekend is packed with movie
screenings, celebrity panels,
merchandise and themed parties.
15The flavors of Italy are fit to be savored on the Taste of Little Italy
19It’s the season of Shakespeare at The Old Globe theater, as the
81st Annual Summer Shakespeare
Festival returns with Macbeth and
Love’s Labor’s Lost.(Ends Sept. 18).
25 Eclectic Ocean Beach draws crowds for the annual OB Street Fair and
3- 4 Seafarers tour tall ships from around the world at the Mari-
time Museum’s Festival of Sail weekend.
23 Craft brews abound at the Festival of Beer fundraiser, featuring more
than 60 breweries presenting 120
varieties of beer.
23-25 The world-famous U.S. Navy Blue Angels take flight at the
annual Miramar Air Show.
24 It’s all about the animals at the San Diego Zoo Food and Wine
Celebration, the city’s “wildest” feast in
support of conservation research.
25 Budget-conscious foodies dine out on a discount as San Diego Restaurant
Week returns with prix fixe menus to treat
all tastes. (Ends Oct. 2).
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